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GENERAL
Nickname: Knights
Colors: Purple/Silver/Black
Coach: Ron Shipley
League: Desert Empire
Section: Southern
Playoff Division: 12
Playoff Division Rank*: #2

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 7
Returning Defensive Starters: 9
2018 JV Record: 8-2
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Jake Shipley 6'5" 260 Senior DE/TE 4.9
Hunter Brooks 6'0" 175 Senior QB 4.9
David Mireles 5'7" 165 Senior RB/CB 4.6

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Defense, OL
Team Weaknesses: WR Youth/Inexperience

RATINGS
2018 Final Power Rating: 8.6
2018 National Rank: #4487
2018 State Rank: #331
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +6.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +1.9
2019 Starting Power Rating*: 1.9
2019 National Rank*: #2929
2019 State Rank*: #232
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2018 Rating): -3.3
Dynasty National Rank: #10042
2019 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 5.2
Dynasty Record: 52-44 (27-22 in league)

HISTORICAL
2018 Overall Record: 7-3
2018 League Record/Finish: 2-3 (tied for 4th)
2018 Points For Average: 37.2
2018 Points Against Average: 16.8
2018 Differential: +20.4
2018 Wins: #4996 Hemet (55-16), #6246 Rancho Mirage (41-14), #6366 Xavier Prep (Palm Desert) (35-10), #9508 Banning (57-28), #11159 West Valley (Hemet) (21-0), #12845 Indio (70-0), #13798 Cathedral City (55-3)
2018 Losses: #2641 Palm Desert (26-14), #4639 Palm Springs (44-14), #5956 La Quinta (27-10)
2018 Opponents W-L: 47-62
Recent League Championships: 2014 (De Anza)
Winning Streak Entering 2019 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2019 Schedule: 8/23 West Valley (Hemet), 8/30 Banning, 9/6 at Great Oak (Temecula), 9/13 at Indio, 9/20 at King [Dr. Martin Luther] (Riverside), 10/4 at Palm Desert, 10/10 La Quinta, 10/18 at Xavier Prep (Palm Desert), 10/25 Rancho Mirage, 11/1 Palm Springs
Highest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Palm Desert (-0.3), Palm Springs (-4.9), Xavier Prep (Palm Desert) (-6.9)
Lowest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Indio (-56.6), West Valley (Hemet) (-40.7), Banning (-30.1)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -8.5
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -19.5
2019 vs. 2018 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -11
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #518
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #5058
2019 Projected Regular Season Record*: 9-1
2019 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2019 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 26%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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