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GENERAL
Nickname: Spartans
Colors: Blue/White
Coach: David Pena
League: Imperial Valley
Section: San Diego
Playoff Division: III
Playoff Division Rank*: #2

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 4
Returning Defensive Starters: 4
2018 JV Record: 8-1
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: no
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Deniro Osuna 6'2" 185 4.9
Angel Nava-Esparza 5'9" 175 4.8
Michael Sullivan 6'0" 180 4.5

COLLEGE PROSPECT LOST TO GRADUATION
Thadeo Campbell 5'10.5" 170 Senior CB

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Players Know What To Expect, Playoff Experience
Team Weaknesses: Only 8 Returning Starters, Lost Some Very Good Players To Graduation

RATINGS
2018 Final Power Rating: 24.6
2018 National Rank: #1910
2018 State Rank: #172
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: -0.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: -0.5
2019 Starting Power Rating*: 9
2019 National Rank*: #1976
2019 State Rank*: #174
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2018 Rating): 5.6
Dynasty National Rank: #7466
2019 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 3.4
Dynasty Record: 103-73 [104-72 on the field] (44-30 in league)

HISTORICAL
2018 Overall Record: 12-1
2018 League Record/Finish: 5-0 (1st)
2018 Points For Average: 37.4
2018 Points Against Average: 13.2
2018 Differential: +24.2
2018 Wins: #2761 Santa Fe Christian (Solana Beach) (28-16), #3145 Brawley (14-10), #4424 Imperial (28-23), #4424 Imperial (34-7), #5281 La Jolla (40-14), #5750 Gila Ridge (Yuma, AZ) (28-6), #7147 Coachella Valley (Thermal) (49-6), #8159 Tri-City Christian (Vista) (61-14), #9903 Southwest (El Centro) (46-7), #11459 Calexico (41-12), #12199 Palo Verde Valley (Blythe) (44-6), #13690 Kofa (Yuma, AZ) (57-28)
2018 Losses: #1506 Morse [Samuel F. B.] (San Diego) (22-16)
2018 Opponents W-L: 76-70
Recent League Championships: 2018, 2009, 2008, 2006
Winning Streak Entering 2019 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2019 Schedule: 8/23 Yuma (AZ), 9/6 Kofa (Yuma, AZ), 9/13 Gila Ridge (Yuma, AZ), 9/13 Coachella Valley (Thermal), 9/20 vs Christian (El Cajon), 10/4 at Calexico, 10/18 Imperial, 10/25 at Palo Verde Valley (Blythe), 11/1 Brawley
Highest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Christian (El Cajon) (7.8), Gila Ridge (Yuma, AZ) (-3.1), Brawley (-5.7)
Lowest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Kofa (Yuma, AZ) (-70.6), Yuma (AZ) (-50.4), Palo Verde Valley (Blythe) (-45.2)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -4 (1.5 overall)
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -25.1
2019 vs. 2018 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -21.1
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #646
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #6461
2019 Projected Regular Season Record*: 8-1
2019 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2019 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 41%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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