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Football Preview: Northwest Grizzlies



Class: 6ALeague: City LeagueHead Coach: Weston Schartz, eighth year2008 Recap: A tough start to the season with early season losses to Carroll and Heights made Northwest fly under the radar. The Griz won their next seven games by an average of four touchdowns before injuries let a semifinal loss to Derby get out of hand. Northwest finished 8-3 overall and 5-2 in league.2009 Schedule: 9/3 Kapaun Mt. Carmel; 9/11 Bishop Carroll; 9/18 at Heights; 9/25 at West; 10/2 Southeast; 10/9 at Garden City; 10/16 Campus; 10/22 at North; 10/29 South.Returning Starters: 135 Impact Players: HB Demarcus Robinson (5-9, 192, Sr.); G Trey Page (6-2, 265, Sr.); WR Ryan Hubbard (5-11, 185, Sr.); OLB Andrew Etheridge (6-2, 180, Sr.); DL Brock Heithaus (6-1, 245, Sr.); MLB James Rhone (6-0, 215).