by TAYLOR ELDRIDGE
HUTCHINSON SALT HAWKS
Class: 5ALeague: Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail League, Division IHead Coach: Randy Dreiling, 13th year2008 Recap: After a controversial season-opening loss to Rockhurst (Mo.) and an eye-opening league loss to Derby, Hutchinson found its fire. After the 2-2 start, the Salt Hawks rolled off nine straight wins by an average of 41 points for the school’s fifth consecutive state championship. Hutchinson finished 11-2 on the season, 4-1 in league and 3-0 in district play.2009 Schedule: 9/4 Rockhurst (Mo.); 9/11 at Salina South; 9/18 Maize; 9/25 at Derby; 10/2 Salina Central; 10/9 at Goddard; 10/16 at McPherson; 10/23 Hays; 10/30 at Great Bend.Returning Starters: 115 Impact Players: DE Geneo Grissom (6-4, 220, Sr.); HB Deveon Dinwiddie (5-9, 165, Sr.); FB Josh Smith (5-9, 200, Sr.); QB/CB Cooper Bell (5-9, 140, Sr.); DL Justin Goetz (6-1, 200, Sr.).
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