2011 RETROSPECTIVE

COCONINO PANTHERS (5-5) FLAGSTAFF EAGLES (2-8)
Date Opponent H/A Result Score Date Opponent H/A Result Score
8/25/2011 Page Home W 55--7 8/25/2011 Poston Butte Home rescheduled  
9/2/2011 Paradise Valley Away L 15--55 9/2/2011 Mohave Away L 18--28
9/9/2011 Kingman Away W 40--21 9/9/2011 Winslow Home L 15--48
9/16/2011 Lake Havasu Home L 15--36 9/16/2011 Mingus Union Home L 0--54
9/23/2011 Dysart Home L 3--34 9/19/2011 Poston Butte Home L 9--49
9/30/2011 Mingus Union Away W 47-26 9/23/2011 Tuba City Away W 56--8
10/7/2011 Tuba City Home W 53--0 9/30/2011 Kingman Home L 21--48
10/14/2011 Winslow Home L 13--21 10/6/2011 Chino Valley Away L 21--41
10/21/2011 Flagstaff Away L 14--15 10/14/2011 Glendale Away L 8--52
10/28/2011 Chino Valley Away W 47--27 10/21/2011 Coconino Home W 15--14
          10/28/2011 Page Away L 13--16

HEADLINES

11/24/11 Two-way star:  Daulton named AZDS's Athlete of the Year

10/22/11 One for the ages:  FHS upsets CHS

FINAL 2011 AIA POWER RANKINGS

Rank School W L Points
1 Sabino High School  9 1 43.2725
2 Liberty High School  9 1 42.2153
3 Cactus High School  8 1 42.1317
4 Queen Creek High School  9 1 42.0475
5 Saguaro High School  8 2 42.0034
6 Nogales High School  9 1 39.4367
7 Arcadia High School  8 2 38.6400
8 Williams Field High School  8 2 38.5525
9 Thunderbird High School  7 3 38.2475
10 Peoria High School  7 3 37.2142
11 Agua Fria High School  8 2 36.9747
12 Sunrise Mountain High School  7 3 36.8464
13 Douglas High School  7 2 36.2972
14 Desert Edge High School  7 3 35.9108
15 Poston Butte High School  7 3 35.7675
16 Campo Verde High School  6 4 34.2908
17 Sahuarita High School  7 3 33.7114
18 Greenway High School  5 5 33.1658
19 Higley High School  5 5 32.0786
20 Paradise Valley High School  4 6 31.4011
21 Coconino High School  5 5 29.6061
22 Vista Grande High School  4 6 29.0842
23 Casa Grande Union High School  4 6 28.7211
24 Shadow Ridge High School  4 6 28.6917
25 Mohave High School  4 6 28.3867
26 Maricopa High School  3 7 28.1614
27 Moon Valley High School  4 6 28.1203
28 Palo Verde High Magnet School  3 7 27.8200
29 Amphitheater High School  3 7 26.9772
30 Youngker High School  3 7 26.7394
31 Verrado High School  3 7 26.1086
32 Dysart High School  3 7 26.1042
33 Apache Junction High School  2 8 25.9267
34 Washington High School  3 7 25.5172
35 Copper Canyon High School  3 7 25.1108
36 Glendale High School  2 8 23.8367
37 Tempe High School  1 9 22.5642
38 Catalina Magnet High School  1 9 21.9803
39 Flagstaff High School  2 8 21.8175
40 Sierra Linda High School  1 9 20.8119

PLAYOFF RESULTS

FIRST ROUND (Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, played at high seed's home field)

#1 Sabino def. #16 Campo Verde, 42-6

#9 Thunderbird def. #8 Williams Field, 27-7

#5 Saguaro def. #12 Sunrise Mountain, 81-48

#4 Queen Creek def. #13 Douglas, 12-7

#3 Cactus def. #14 Desert Edge, 33-6

#6 Nogales def. #11 Agua Fria, 42-14

#7 Arcadia def. #10 Peoria, 21-7

#2 Liberty def. #15 Poston Butte, 20-3

QUARTERFINALS (Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, played at high seed's home field)

#1 Sabino def. #9 Thunderbird, 34-31 (OT)

#5 Saguaro def. #4 Queen Creek, 56-28

#3 Cactus def. #6 Nogales, 48-7

#7 Arcadia def. #2 Liberty, 35-34

SEMIFINALS (Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011)

#5 Saguaro def. #1 Sabino, 49-27 (played at Salpointe Catholic High School)

#3 Cactus def. #7 Arcadia, 37-0 (played at North Canyon High School)

DIVISION III CHAMPIONSHIP GAME (Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011, played at NAU Walkup Skydome)

#5 Saguaro def. #3 Cactus, 31-30 

2011 ALL-ARIZONA DIVISION III TEAM (as selected by the Arizona Republic)

FIRST TEAM - OFFENSE SECOND TEAM - OFFENSE
Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. School Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. School
Luke Rubenzer QB 5'11" 165 So. Saguaro Dallas Brown QB 6'0" 180 Sr. Sabino
DJ Foster RB 6'0" 185 Sr. Saguaro Connor Hustead RB 5'9" 185 Sr. Thunderbird
Alex Howard RB 6'1" 195 Sr. Williams Field Sosaia Maafu RB 6'0" 217 Sr. Arcadia
Jake Laird C 6'2" 205 Sr. Sabino Devin Brunetti C 6'1" 275 Jr. Saguaro
Tanner Case OL 6'1" 305 Sr. Saguaro Lance Gilchrist OL 6'4" 262 Sr. Williams Field
Taylor Cooley OL 6'4" 280 Sr. Paradise Valley Billy McGregor OL 6'0" 250 Sr. Greenway
Denzel Dotson OL 6'3" 300 Sr. Cactus John Snyder OL 6'2" 240 Sr. Cactus
Gage Gipson OL 6'3" 260 Jr. Liberty Matt Sokhy OL 6'3" 230 Sr. Campo Verde
Matt Bushman TE 6'5" 185 So. Sabino Jordan Miller TE 6'4" 201 Sr. Dysart
Dakota Ferch WR 6'0" 185 Sr. Paradise Valley Sam Pineda WR 5'8" 170 Sr. Peoria
Anthony Fletcher WR 6'3" 190 Sr. Desert Edge AJ Roehl WR 6'2" 160 Sr. Verrado
Ryan Hawkins K 5'11" 180 Sr. Sunrise Mountain Brody Riggs K 6'2" 195 Sr. Cactus
Paul Panaccione AP 5'10" 170 Sr. Liberty Michael Strnad AP 5'9" 160 Sr. Higley
FIRST TEAM - DEFENSE SECOND TEAM - DEFENSE
Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. School Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. School
Nathan Delfs DL 6'2" 200 Sr. Sabino Seth Dealejandro DL 6'2" 232 Jr. Cactus
Billy Gregorie DL 6'0" 260 Sr. Queen Creek Rob Dusz DL 6'0" 280 Sr. Saguaro
Jarred Johnston DL 6'3" 180 Sr. Liberty John LaChapelle DL 6'1" 260 Sr. Apache Junction
Mike Ledesma DL 6'0" 233 Sr. Cactus Fa'asauga Tinoisamoa DL 6'3" 240 Jr. Dysart
Ben Kullos LB 5'8" 175 Sr. Liberty Justin Delozier LB 5'10" 185 Sr. Queen Creek
Ryan Merrill LB 6'1" 215 Sr. Saguaro Michael Howell LB 5'10" 185 Sr. Glendale
Guy Williams LB 6'1" 221 Sr. Cactus Jeremy Timpf LB 6'2" 200 Sr. Sabino
Kameel Al-Khouri DB 6'1" 180 Sr. Cactus Keith Huckaby DB 5'10" 170 Sr. Agua Fria
Matt Brindley DB 5'10" 170 Jr. Sabino Joel Lynde DB 5'11" 160 Sr. Poston Butte
Chris Chapman DB 5'9" 160 Sr. Peoria Vince Silva DB 5'10" 165 Sr. Saguaro
Elijah McDade DB 5'10" 186 Sr. Saguaro Kyle Woolard DB 6'2" 190 Jr. Desert Edge
Bryce Perez P 6'0" 205 Sr. Peoria Manuel Luque P 6'3" 160 Jr. Moon Valley
Sunthi Danh KR 5'6" 130 Jr. Sabino Tony Hatfield KR 5'10" 175 Sr. Poston Butte
Nate Adams LS 6'2" 160 So. Greenway Brendan Turelli LS 6'3" 235 Jr. Arcadia
HONORABLE MENTION:  David Barba, DE/OL, Sr., Nogales; Randel Barber, RB, Sr., Maricopa; Steven Batt, OL, Sr., Nogales; Jared Baty, K, Sr., Higley; Chris Bonadie, OL, Sr., Liberty; Drake Bennetch, OL/DL, Sr., Arcadia; Kani Benoit, RB, Jr., Thunderbird; Jacob Boyd, P, Jr., Mohave; Zac Bradley, LB, Jr., Cactus; Andrew Bradway, LB, Sr., Arcadia; Alex Buppert, LB, Sr., Campo Verde; Drew Burgesser, DL, Sr., Williams Field; Chris Carlino, C, Sr., Poston Butte; David Cedeno, LB/WR, Sr., Nogales; Monzel Childress, DB, Sr., Copper Canyon; James Colbert, RB, Sr., Casa Grande; Troy Custer, LB, Sr., Thunderbird; Drake Danielson, DL, Jr., Queen Creek; Luke Daulton, RB/LB, Sr., Coconino; David De La Ossa, LB, Jr., Sabino; Gilbert Duran, Sr., LB, Nogales; Dante Edwards, WR, Sr., Cactus; Ryan Finley, QB, Jr., Paradise Valley; John Foltz, LB, Jr., Peoria; Tony Gomez, DL, Sr., Paradise Valley; Jacob Hansen, DE, Sr., Queen Creek; Shai Harris, DB, Sr., Independence; Tari Jones, DB, Sr., Desert Edge; Aaron Juarez, LB, Sr., Poston Butte; Eric Keena, P, Sr., Sunrise Mountain; Christian Kirk, WR, Fr., Saguaro; Eric Kump, QB, Sr., Higley; Cameron Larson, FB, Sr., Saguaro; Joey Latham, LB, Sr., Thunderbird; Stephen Lopez, DB, Sr., Washington; Joey McDonald, WR, Jr., Greenway; Jack Miller, Sr., LB, Casa Grande; Tyler Mills, DL, Jr., Campo Verde; Alfredo Moreno, OL, Sr., Greenway; Marcus Nash, WR, Sr., Verrado; Mike Putko, QB, Sr., Cactus; Davie Roland, LB, Sr., Copper Canyon; Tyler Rogers, QB, Jr., Liberty; Mario Salas, TE, Sr, Moon Valley; Chris Salsberry, RB, So., Shadow Ridge; Max Shepherd, Sr., QB, Sunrise Mountain; Clarence Smith, RB, Jr., Verrado; Chris Snodgrass, Jr., RB, Sahuarita; John Snyder, C, Sr., Cactus; Leandre Vaughn, RB, Sr., Agua Fria; Jordan Washburn, LB, Sr., Williams Field; Zach Weatherford, DL, Sr., Williams Field; Jontrell Wooten, Jr., WR, Washington; Zach Yazzie, OL, Sr., Higley; Mythias Young, DB, Jr., Higley; Talal Yousufzai, QB, So., Washington.





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