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Mascot
Thunder
Team
Varsity 2018
Colors
Midnight Blue, Vegas Gold
Coach
Dan Hinds
Address
16440 S 32Nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85048
Overall
10-2
Section
4-1
National Rank
314
State (AZ) Rank
7

Season Opener

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Aug 17 Palm Springs (CA)

General Information

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Nickname Thunder
Colors Midnight Blue/Vegas Gold
Coach Dave Bills
League 6A Central
Playoff Division 6A
Playoff Division Rank #19

Ratings

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2017 Final Power Rating 23.7
2017 National Rank #2270
2017 State Rank #24
Off-Season Rating Adjustment -6.9
2018 Starting Power Rating 1.2
2018 National Rank #3342
2018 State Rank #40
Dynasty Rating (avg. rating 2003-17) 38.5
Dynasty National Rank #617
2018 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating worse by 37.3
Dynasty Record 102-70 [101-71 on the field] (36-25 in league)

Strength of Regular-Season Schedule

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2018 Rating 9.8
2017 Rating 28.6
Rating Difference -18.8

Thunder Returning Players

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Offensive Starters --
Defensive Starters --
2017 JV Record --
Starting Quarterback Returning --
Top Running Back Returning --
Top Receiver Returning --
Top OL Returning --
Top Defender Returning --

Previous Season

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2017 Overall Record 5-5
2017 League Record/Finish 1-4 (tied for 4th)
2017 Points For Average 23.1
2017 Points Against Average 21.1
2017 Differential +2

2017 Wins

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Rank Opponent Record
#2315 Skyline (Mesa, AZ) 44-13
#3057 Gilbert (AZ) 28-22
#3416 Basha (Chandler, AZ) 29-19
#4307 Brophy College Prep (Phoenix, AZ) 17-14
#8138 Dobson (Mesa, AZ) 42-0

Toughest 2018 Regular Season Opponents

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Opponent Rating
Mountain Pointe (Phoenix, AZ) 35.6
Queen Creek (AZ) 25.9
Highland (Gilbert, AZ) 21.7

Recent State Championships

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  1. 2011 (I)

Recent League Championships

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  1. 2008 (5A Central)
  2. 2006 (tied for 1st; 5A Central)
  3. 2003 (5A Central)