Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Dowagiac Union 2012 Football Preview
2012 Schedule: Schedule
School Mascot Name: Chieftans
2011 Record: 10-2
2012's Expected Division for Playoffs: Division 5
Record Last 10 seasons: 62-38
Coach: Mike Stanger
Head Coaching Experience: 10 years
Assistant Coaching Staff: Pat Lyle, Andy Crawley, Brent Hatch, Matt Alward, Kyle Belew, Kyle Johnson, Chad Perrin, Mark Howkins, and Steve Juroff.
Returning Starters on Offense: 7
Returning Starters on Defense: 7
Returning Key Players: Brent Scanlon Sr. Kicker/LB/QB, DJ Hunt Sr. LB/FB, Todd McIntyre Sr. DB/RB, Derek Stark Sr. DB/RB, Brendon Murray Sr. DB/RB, Carl Grant Jr. DE/TE, Mike Magin Sr. OL, Logan Polomcak Sr. OL/DL, and Dallas Hale SR. DL/OL.
Team Strength(s) for 2012: We should have good team strength. We should also have experience with 14 returning starters.
Biggest Shoes To Fill In 2012: Dontrell Tucker, Grant Hatch, Sam Courtney, George Robinson, Logan Pellow, and Matt Dodd.
2012 Season Outlook: We are going to continue to work to improve each day of practice. We are going to take it one game at a time. Our goal is improve on our 10-2, 2011 season.