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GENERAL
Nickname: Knights
Colors: Red/Black
Coach: Fred DiPalma
League: Orange
Section: Southern
Playoff Division: 10
Playoff Division Rank*: #9

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 4
Returning Defensive Starters: 5
2018 JV Record: 8-0
Starting Quarterback Returning: no

TOP PLAYERS
Nate Lopez Senior LB
Miles Poland Senior LB/RB
Mychal Garcia Senior OL

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Some Defensive Experience
Team Weaknesses: New QB, WR Inexperience

RATINGS
2018 Final Power Rating: 8.7
2018 National Rank: #4478
2018 State Rank: #330
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: -4.5
2019 Starting Power Rating*: -10.8
2019 National Rank*: #5358
2019 State Rank*: #398
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2018 Rating): 2.8
Dynasty National Rank: #8315
2019 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: worse by 13.6
Dynasty Record: 97-79 (42-37 in league)

HISTORICAL
2018 Overall Record: 11-1
2018 League Record/Finish: 5-0 (1st)
2018 Points For Average: 44.8
2018 Points Against Average: 11.6
2018 Differential: +33.2
2018 Wins: #6782 Summit (Fontana) (42-35), #7607 Marina (Huntington Beach) (33-28), #8058 Savanna (Anaheim) (37-0), #8594 Kennedy [John F.] (La Palma) (49-7), #10175 Anaheim (38-0), #10707 Valley (Santa Ana) (41-7), #11088 University (Irvine) (36-0), #11813 Esperanza (Anaheim) (55-6), #11864 Westminster (49-7), #13328 Magnolia (Anaheim) (60-0), #13567 Century (Santa Ana) (62-0)
2018 Losses: #3841 Alta Loma (49-36)
2018 Opponents W-L: 45-81
Recent Section Championships: 2017 (11)
Recent League Championships: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012
Winning Streak Entering 2019 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2019 Schedule: 8/23 at Valencia (Placentia), 8/29 vs Westminster, 9/6 vs Esperanza (Anaheim), 9/13 vs Marina (Huntington Beach), 9/19 vs University (Irvine), 10/4 vs Century (Santa Ana), 10/10 vs Magnolia (Anaheim), 10/18 vs Savanna (Anaheim), 10/24 vs Anaheim, 11/1 at Valley (Santa Ana)
Highest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Valencia (Placentia) (10.2), Marina (Huntington Beach) (-12.4), Savanna (Anaheim) (-26.6)
Lowest-Rated 2019 Regular Season Opponents*: Century (Santa Ana) (-52.8), Westminster (-52.6), Magnolia (Anaheim) (-49.2)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -16.5 (-13.9 overall)
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -34.4
2019 vs. 2018 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -17.9
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #834
2019 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #8155
2019 Projected Regular Season Record*: 8-2
2019 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2019 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 1%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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