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GENERAL
Nickname: Dons
Colors: Red/Vegas Gold
Coach: Sean Doyle
League: Western
Section: San Diego
Playoff Division: I
Playoff Division Rank*: #1

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 8
Returning Defensive Starters: 5
2018 JV Record: 10-0
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Jordan Allen 6'3" 215 Senior OLB 4.5
D.J. Ralph 6'3" 190 Senior QB 4.7
Ross Masseuli 6'4" 315 Junior OL/DL 5.1

ADDITIONAL D1 PROSPECT
Logan Berzins 6'4" 275 Senior DT

COLLEGE PROSPECT LOST TO GRADUATION
Zion Sorani 6'0" 170 Senior WR

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: QB Returns, 5 Of 6 OL Are Back, Good Young Players Moving Up To Varsity
Team Weaknesses: Replacing Several Spots On Prolific Defense

RATINGS
2018 Final Power Rating: 64.3
2018 National Rank: #40
2018 State Rank: #9
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +3.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +4.5
2019 Starting Power Rating*: 57.2
2019 National Rank*: #44
2019 State Rank*: #13
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2018 Rating): 47.5
Dynasty National Rank: #168
2019 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 9.7
Dynasty Record: 150-51 [156-45 on the field] (57-14 in league)

HISTORICAL
2018 Overall Record: 12-2
2018 League Record/Finish: 4-0 (1st)
2018 Points For Average: 31.2
2018 Points Against Average: 11.5
2018 Differential: +19.7
2018 Wins: #143 Torrey Pines (San Diego) (28-17), #170 Narbonne [Nathaniel] (Harbor City) (24-21), #237 St. Augustine (San Diego) (34-14), #366 Helix (La Mesa) (30-21), #407 Serra [Junipero] (Gardena) (42-21), #498 Lincoln [Abraham] (San Diego) (2-0), #531 Carlsbad (35-0), #1184 Christian (El Cajon) (21-0), #1629 Madison (San Diego) (49-7), #1754 Point Loma (San Diego) (59-7), #3532 El Camino (Oceanside) (56-7), #3939 Olympian (Chula Vista) (36-6)
2018 Losses: #7 Folsom (21-14), #976 La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad) (19-7)
2018 Opponents W-L: 105-64
Recent Section/State Championships: 2018 (Open), 2016 (Open), 2016 (Bowl 1-AA), 2013 (1), 2011 (III), 2010 (III), 2009 (III), 2008 (III), 2008 (Bowl II), 2007 (III)
Recent League Championships: 2018, 2016, 2014 (Eastern), 2011 (Eastern), 2010 (tied for 1st; Eastern), 2009 (tied for 1st; Eastern), 2008 (Eastern), 2007 (Eastern), 2004 (Eastern)
Winning Streak Entering 2019 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2019 Schedule: 8/23 La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad), 8/31 Saguaro (Scottsdale, AZ), 9/6 Centennial (Corona), 9/13 at Helix (La Mesa), 9/20 at Eastlake (Chula Vista), 9/27 Otay Ranch (Chula Vista), 10/4 Point Loma (San Diego), 10/11 at Madison (San Diego), 10/18 St. Augustine (San Diego), 11/1 at Lincoln [Abraham] (San Diego)
Highest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Centennial (Corona) (84.1), Saguaro (Scottsdale, AZ) (76.7), St. Augustine (San Diego) (52.6)
Lowest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Madison (San Diego) (10.5), Otay Ranch (Chula Vista) (12.8), La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad) (19.2)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 35.8 (43.9 overall)
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: 37.7
2019 vs. 2018 Schedule Strength Comparison*: +1.9
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #8
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #13
2019 Projected Regular Season Record*: 8-2
2019 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2019 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: less than 1%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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