Varsity Football

A look at Newton football

Jacob Bartel. Newton. (Aug. 12, 2012)
Jacob Bartel. Newton. (Aug. 12, 2012) The Wichita Eagle

At a glance

Coach: Brent Glann, 13th season, 52-63

Last five seasons: 24-23

Last season: 3-6

Projected 2012 playoff team?

Top skill players

Player Ht. Wt. Pos Yr
Coleman Kingsley 5-10 180 QB Sr.
Seth Hill 5-8 150 HB Jr.
Jacob Wright 5-11 185 LB Sr.
Derrick Garnica 5-11 190 HB Sr.

Top linemen

Player Ht. Wt. Pos Yr
Jacob Bartel 6-2 225 OL-LB Sr.
Cory Martens 6-2 210 TE-DE Jr.
Jerrod Ornelas 5-9 220 DT Sr.
Justin Mosiman 6-0 250 OL Jr.

2011 results

at Maize L,11-8 (OT)

Andover W,45-23

at Hutchinson L,54-14

Salina South L,35-32

at Campus W,21-17

Salina Central L,43-20

at Emporia L,40-35

Valley Center W,34-14

at McPherson L,49-21

2012 schedule

Aug. 31 Maize

Sept. 7 Salina Central

Sept. 14 at Campus

Sept. 21 Hutchinson

Sept. 28 at Eisenhower

Oct. 5 Salina South

Oct. 12 Emporia

Oct. 19 at Valley Center

Oct. 26 at Andover

COLEMAN KINGSLEY ON HIS TEAM

What Newton does well: “We’ve got a lot of people coming back that just have a lot of speed. We’re a lot faster this year. I think our offense is going to be pretty well-off this year.”

What has to improve: “We have to believe we can win and go out and finish games. At the end of games, we have to start scoring in the red zone and stopping other teams in the red zone.”

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