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GENERAL
Nickname: Highlanders
Colors: Midnight Blue/White
Coach: Frank Mazzotta
League: Freeway
Section: Southern
Playoff Division: 3
Playoff Division Rank*: #6

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 5
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
Clark Phillips 5'10" 185 Senior CB/WR 4.4
Mason West 6'4" 245 Senior TE 4.8
Ryan Zanelli 6'1" 190 Senior QB 5.0

ADDITIONAL D1 PROSPECT
Andrew Ueli-Faatoalia 6'3" 300 Senior OC

COLLEGE PROSPECTS LOST TO GRADUATION
Kalani Washington 5'9" 170 Senior WR
Mitch Anderson 6'0" 190 Senior WR

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Defensive Front/Skill Position Experience
Team Weaknesses: OL Inexperience

RATINGS
2018 Final Power Rating: 36.4
2018 National Rank: #771
2018 State Rank: #81
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +3.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +9.8
Non-Senior D1 Talent Rating Bonus*: +2.6
2019 Starting Power Rating*: 37.2
2019 National Rank*: #235
2019 State Rank*: #33
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2018 Rating): 41.4
Dynasty National Rank: #407
2019 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: worse by 4.2
Dynasty Record: 158-48 (76-3 in league)

HISTORICAL
2018 Overall Record: 7-4
2018 League Record/Finish: 5-0 (1st)
2018 Points For Average: 37.5
2018 Points Against Average: 17
2018 Differential: +20.5
2018 Wins: #26 Mission Viejo (forfeit), #2414 Diamond Ranch (Pomona) (31-10), #3688 Sunny Hills (Fullerton) (56-14), #6369 Troy (Fullerton) (42-0), #7187 Fullerton (47-3), #8242 Sonora (La Habra) (49-7), #9665 Buena Park (56-6)
2018 Losses: #93 Upland (24-12), #98 Calabasas (43-27), #161 Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks) (41-34), #661 Redlands East Valley (Redlands) (22-21)
2018 Opponents W-L: 71-56
Recent Section Championships: 2015 (Southwest (IV)), 2010 (Southwest (VI)), 2009 (Southwest (VI)), 2008 (Southwest (VI)), 2007 (Southeast (VII)), 2003 (IX)
Recent League Championships: 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 (tied for 1st), 2005, 2004, 2003 (tied for 1st)
Winning Streak Entering 2019 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2019 Schedule: 8/22 at Upland, 8/30 Redlands East Valley (Redlands), 9/6 Mission Viejo, 9/13 at Calabasas, 9/20 at Diamond Ranch (Pomona), 10/4 Buena Park, 10/11 at Fullerton, 10/18 vs Sunny Hills (Fullerton), 10/25 Troy (Fullerton), 11/1 Sonora (La Habra)
Highest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Calabasas (68), Mission Viejo (61.1), Upland (48.3)
Lowest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Troy (Fullerton) (-24.5), Buena Park (-22.2), Sonora (La Habra) (-12.9)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 26.1 (28.1 overall)
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: 13.9
2019 vs. 2018 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -12.2
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #76
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #281
2019 Projected Regular Season Record*: 7-3
2019 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2019 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: less than 1%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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