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GENERAL
Nickname: Wildcats
Colors: Blue/White/Silver
Coach: Maziar Moayed
League: Marin County
Section: North Coast
Playoff Division: 4
Playoff Division Rank*: #2

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 8
Returning Defensive Starters: 6
2018 JV Record: 7-3
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: yes
Top OL Returning: no
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Jamar Sekona 6'3.5" 305 Senior DT/G 4.95
Gaven Cooke 6'1" 180 Senior QB/FS 4.6
Giovani Ghilotti 6'4.5" 220 Senior OLB/TE 4.57

ADDITIONAL D1 PROSPECT
Giovanni Ghilotti 6'4" 220 Senior OLB

COLLEGE PROSPECT LOST TO GRADUATION
Cole Truex 6'1" 205 Senior ILB

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Leadership, Chemistry
Team Weaknesses: Some New Starters

RATINGS
2018 Final Power Rating: 29.8
2018 National Rank: #1351
2018 State Rank: #125
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +6.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +1.8
2019 Starting Power Rating*: 23
2019 National Rank*: #745
2019 State Rank*: #78
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2018 Rating): 35.7
Dynasty National Rank: #828
2019 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: worse by 12.7
Dynasty Record: 171-43 (102-11 in league)

HISTORICAL
2018 Overall Record: 10-4
2018 League Record/Finish: 5-0 (1st)
2018 Points For Average: 31.1
2018 Points Against Average: 13.4
2018 Differential: +17.7
2018 Wins: #929 Rancho Cotate (Rohnert Park) (7-2), #1994 Granada (Livermore) (14-7), #5090 San Marin (Novato) (47-14), #5778 Santa Rosa (42-0), #5901 Terra Linda (San Rafael) (35-6), #6311 Redwood (Larkspur) (42-7), #6537 St. Bernard's (Eureka) (47-14), #7763 Tamalpais (Mill Valley) (47-14), #10383 Kennedy [John F.] (Fremont) (50-0), #10710 Drake [Sir Francis] (San Anselmo) (41-0)
2018 Losses: #543 McClymonds (Oakland) (26-0), #648 Bishop O'Dowd (Oakland) (16-15), #1204 Campolindo (Moraga) (35-21), #1260 Antioch (47-28)
2018 Opponents W-L: 109-55
Recent Section Championships: 2017 (3), 2015, 2012 (3), 2009 (III), 2003 (2A Redwood Empire)
Recent League Championships: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 (tied for 1st), 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2005, 2004 (tied for 1st), 2003
Winning Streak Entering 2019 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2019 Schedule: 8/24 El Cerrito, 8/31 McClymonds (Oakland), 9/7 Mitty (San Jose), 9/13 at Monterey, 9/20 at Antioch, 9/27 vs Pitman [John H.] (Turlock), 10/5 Terra Linda (San Rafael), 10/11 at San Marin (Novato), 10/19 at Redwood (Larkspur), 11/2 at Tamalpais (Mill Valley)
Highest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Mitty (San Jose) (20.1), McClymonds (Oakland) (19.3), Antioch (14.9)
Lowest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Tamalpais (Mill Valley) (-19.2), Monterey (-18), Redwood (Larkspur) (-13.7)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 8.3 (15.1 overall)
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -1.1
2019 vs. 2018 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -9.4
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #198
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #1519
2019 Projected Regular Season Record*: 9-1
2019 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2019 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 40%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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