Iola Mustangs Team Preview

Published 08/30 2012 03:41PM

Updated 08/30 2012 03:43PM

General Information
Nickname: Mustangs
Colors: Blue/Gold
Coach: Rick Horton
League: Pioneer
Playoff Division: 4A
Playoff Division Rank: #58

Ratings
2011 Final Power Rating: -17.7
2011 National Rank: #11834
2011 State Rank: #188
Off-Season Rating Adjustment: -8.6
2012 Starting Power Rating: -25.2
2012 National Rank: #12824
2012 State Rank: #208
Dynasty Rating (avg. rating 2003-11): -9.1
Dynasty National Rank: #11073
2012 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating: worse by 16.1
Dynasty Record: 23-59 (15-43 in league)

Team Strengths
Willingness To Learn, Hard-Working

Team Weaknesses
Many Holes To Fill, Inexperience

Strength of Regular-Season Schedule
2012 Rating: -5.1
2011 Rating: 0.3
Rating Difference: -5.4

Mustangs Returning Players
Offensive Starters: 2
Defensive Starters: 2
2011 JV Record:--
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: no

Top Players
1. Mason Coons Senior QB
2. Eli Grover Senior OL
3. Jacob Rhoads Junior DL

Previous Season
2011 Overall Record: 2-7
2011 League Record/Finish: 1-6 (8th)
2011 Points For Average: 24.3
2011 Points Against Average: 48.7
2011 Differential: -24.4

Winning Streak Entering 2012 Season
1 Game Winning Streak

2011 Wins
#11658 - Prairie View (La Cygne, KS) (44-28)
#12043 - Labette County (Altamont, KS) (24-15)

Toughest 2012 Regular Season Opponents
Chanute (KS): 15.9
Fort Scott (KS): 13.6
Field Kindley (Coffeyville, KS): 9*

Teams from League / Conference
Wellsville (KS)
Prairie View (La Cygne, KS)
Anderson County (Garnett, KS)
Osawatomie (KS)
Central Heights (Richmond, KS)
Iola (KS)

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