2012 RETROSPECTIVE
COCONINO PANTHERS (6-4) FLAGSTAFF EAGLES (8-2)
Date Opponent H/A Result Score Date Opponent H/A Result Score
8/24/2012 Page Away  W  55-0 8/24/2012 Poston Butte Away L 7-34
8/31/2012 Paradise Valley Home  L  13-14 8/31/2012 Mohave Home W 27-14 
9/7/2012 Kingman Home  W  21-14 9/7/2012 Winslow Away W 18-10
9/14/2012 Lake Havasu Away  W  13-0 9/14/2012 Mingus Union Away 13-42
9/21/2012 Dysart Away  W  14-7 9/21/2012 Tuba City Home W 69-0
9/28/2012 Mingus Union Home  L  17-28 9/28/2012 Kingman Away W 36-18
10/5/2012 Tuba City Away  W  54-0 10/5/2012 Chino Valley Home W 60-6
10/12/2012 Winslow Away  L  14-42 10/12/2012 Glendale Home W 38-0
10/19/2012 Flagstaff Home  L  6-16 10/19/2012 Coconino Away W 16-6
10/26/2012 Chino Valley Home  28-0 10/26/2012 Page Home W 63-6

HEADLINES  11/29:  DAILY SUN:  "Leading the way" // 10/29:  DAILY SUN:  "Wilson focused on team goals" // 10/27:  DAILY SUN:  "Out with a bang:  Eagles win finale" // 10/27:  DAILY SUN:  "Daulton leads CHS seniors to final victory" // 10/26:  DAILY SUN:  "FHS, CHS likely to end seasons today" // 10/20:  DAILY SUN:  "Duel at the Dome:  Flagstaff holds off Coconino" // 10/19:  DAILY SUN:  "One more time:  Coconino, Flagstaff square off" // 10/13:  DAILY SUN:  "Eagles win fourth straight, beat Glendale" // 10/13:  DAILY SUN:  "Local Roundup:  Panthers lose against Winslow" // 10/12:  DAILY SUN:  "Local Roundup:  CHS, FHS tune up for matchup" // 10/6:  DAILY SUN:  "Flagstaff, Coconino get huge football wins" // 10/5:  DAILY SUN:  "CHS, FHS go for fifth wins tonight" // 9/29:  DAILY SUN:  "Mingus spoils Panthers' Homecoming" // 9/29:  DAILY SUN:  "Local Roundup:  Eagles' five touchdowns beat Kingman" // 9/28:  DAILY SUN:  "Panthers, Eagles face tough tests" // 9/22:  DAILY SUN:  "Eagles cruise to easy win over Tuba City" // 9/22:  DAILY SUN:  "Local Roundup:  Coconino wins third straight"   // 9/21:  DAILY SUN:  "Local Roundup:  CHS, FHS in action tonight" // 9/15:  DAILY SUN:  "Local Roundup:  Coconino football shuts out Lake Havasu" //9/8:  DAILY SUN:  "Panthers survive rally by Kingman" // 9/1:  DAILY SUN:  "CHS football loses last-minute heartbreaker" // 8/31:  DAILY SUN:  "Panthers, Eagles face top QBs" // 8/25:  DAILY SUN:  "Big plays down Eagles" // 8/25:  DAILY SUN:  "Panthers rout Page in Moate's return" //8/24:  DAILY SUN:  "High school football taking the field" //8/24:  DAILY SUN:  "NAU hosts High School Football Kickoff Classic 2012 // 8/1:  FLAGSTAFF SPORTS FOUNDATION:  2012 Sports Foundation Hall of Fame Banquet    

2012 FINAL AIA DIVISION III SEEDINGS

Rank School Section W L Rating Last Week Preseason
1 Desert Edge III 10 0 27.5633 1 17
2 Queen Creek  I 10 0 25.4534 3 4
3 Sabino I 10 0 23.7535 2 3
4 Liberty  II 9 1 20.7988 5 7
5 Williams Field I 9 1 17.8007 4 10
6 Sahuarita I 10 0 17.5816 6 13
7 Maricopa I 7 3 12.8493 9 25
8 Cactus II 8 2 12.4502 7 2
9 Saguaro III 7 3 11.8292 8 1
10 Thunderbird III 7 3 11.3060 11 5
11 Sunrise Mountain II 8 2 11.0758 10 14
12 Campo Verde I 7 3 10.4333 12 12
13 Paradise Valley III 7 3 9.2034 15 11
14 Nogales I 8 2 9.1880 14 8
15 Agua Fria III 7 3 8.8565 13 23
16 Shadow Ridge II 7 3 7.5380 16 26
17 Flagstaff II 8 2 7.1189 18 40
18 Greenway II 6 4 5.9425 19 20
19 Tempe III 6 4 5.1874 17 28
20 Poston Butte I 5 5 4.5412 20 15
21 Coconino II 6 4 1.9131 21 32
22 Arcadia III 4 6 -0.5839 25 6
23 Higley I 4 6 -1.0923 22 18
24 Copper Canyon II 5 5 -1.2503 26 37
25 Youngker III 4 6 -2.2736 23 34
26 Peoria II 4 6 -3.1050 24 9
27 Verrado II 3 7 -4.3027 27 36
28 Catalina Magnet I 4 6 -5.4762 28 35
29 Mohave II 4 6 -6.7467 29 22
30 Washington III 3 7 -7.8854 32 19
31 Casa Grande Union I 2 8 -8.4371 30 27
32 Palo Verde Magnet I 3 7 -8.6262 31 33
33 Vista Grande I 2 8 -9.2441 33 24
34 Apache Junction III 1 9 -9.6535 34 30
35 Dysart II 2 8 -12.4272 35 31
36 Sierra Linda III 2 8 -12.4358 36 39
37 Amphitheater I 1 9 -13.1704 37 29
38 Moon Valley III 1 9 -17.2890 38 21
39 Douglas I 1 9 -17.9918 39 16
40 Glendale II 0 10 -25.4907 40 38

 
DIVISION III PLAYOFFS                  
                         
FIRST ROUND SECOND ROUND SEMIFINALS CHAMPIONSHIP GAME          
Hosted by higher seed Hosted by higher seed Neutral sites Sun Devil Stadium          
Friday, Nov. 2, 7pm Friday, Nov. 9, 7pm Saturday, Nov. 17, 7pm Saturday, Nov. 24, 3pm          
                         
                         
#1  Desert Edge                           
                         
  49-9 #1  Desert Edge                  
#16  Shadow Ridge                           
                         
#8  Cactus   38-35 #1  Desert Edge              
                         
  42-14 #9 Saguaro                  
#9  Saguaro                      
        at S.D. O'Connor High              
#5  Williams Field       37-27 #1  Desert Edge          
                       
  20-12 #5 Williams Field                  
#12 Campo Verde                      
                         
#4 Liberty   53-30 #5 Williams Field              
                         
  46-28 #4 Liberty                  
#13 Paradise Valley                      
                         
#3 Sabino                      
              9--7 #2 Queen Creek    
  36-34 #14  Nogales                  
#14 Nogales                      
                         
#6 Sahuarita   22-8 #14 Nogales              
                         
  62-21 #11 Sunrise Mountain                  
#11 Sunrise Mountain                    
        at Campo Verde High              
#7 Maricopa       35-0 #2  Queen Creek          
                         
  34-28 #10 Thunderbird                  
#10 Thunderbird                      
                         
#2 Queen Creek   28-17 #2 Queen Creek              
                         
  63-27 #2 Queen Creek                  
#15 Agua Fria                      
                         

 
2012 ALL-ARIZONA TEAM, DIVISION III
Courtesy of the Arizona Republic
Posted December 20, 2012
FIRST TEAM SECOND TEAM HONORABLE MENTION
OFFENSE OFFENSE in alphabetical order
Pos Player School Ht Wt Yr Pos Player School Ht Wt Yr Player Pos School Yr
QB Ryan Finley Paradise Valley 6/4 190 Sr. QB Tyler Rogers Liberty 6/3 190 Sr. Aaron Borg LB Saguaro Sr.
RB Kani Benoit Thunderbird 6/1 200 Sr. RB Mark Dogbah Greenway 5/10 190 Sr. Archie Rice DB Agua Fria Jr.
RB Matt Guida Queen Creek 5/11 190 Jr. RB Chris Snodgrass Sahuarita 5/9 180 Sr. Aric Howard KR Sahuarita Sr.
C Devin Brunetti Saguaro 6/1 275 Sr. C Drew Johnson Sunrise Mountain 6/5 290 Sr. Austin Cedarholm LB Thunderbird Jr.
OL Andrew Mike Tucson Sabino 6/7 280 Jr. OL Chris Ervin Queen Creek 6/1 200 Sr. BJ Pelt DB Thunderbird Jr.
OL Gage Gipson Liberty 6/3 260 Sr. OL Luke Petruzzi Williams Field 6/3 234 Jr. Blake Wisniewski TE Sunrise Mountain Sr.
OL Patrick Johnson Paradise Valley 6/4 285 Sr. OL Alex Rios Sahuarita 6/3 275 Sr. Brett Adams TE Saguaro Jr.
OL Jacob Molina Thunderbird 6/5 245 Sr. OL Marcus Cortez Cactus 6/4 231 Sr. Brian McCarty RB Nogales Sr.
TE Matt Bushman Sabino 6/5 185 Jr. TE Mikey Lopez Nogales 6/2 190 Sr. Bryton Green LB Verrado Sr.
WR Elijah Marks Desert Edge 6/1 170 Jr. WR Christian Kirk Saguaro 5/10 174 So. Caleb Buck QB Maricopa Sr.
WR Elroy Masters Sunrise Mountain 6/3 205 Sr. WR Brandon Murphy Liberty 5/8 165 Sr. Carson Jones QB Queen Creek Sr.
DEFENSE DEFENSE Chad Bennett DB Liberty Jr.
DL R.J. Tui Desert Edge 6/1 295 Sr. DL Drake Burgesser Williams Field 6/2 235 Sr. Chris Salsberry RB Shadow Ridge Jr.
DL Marcus Chaney Liberty 6/3 220 Sr. DL Preston Johnson Williams Field 5/10 240 Sr. Clarence Smith AP Youngker Jr.
DL Drake Danielson Queen Creek 6/1 210 Sr. DL Adrian Ramos Sabino 5/11 185 Jr. Colbey Stigsell OL Verrado Sr.
DL Fa'asauga Tinoisamoa Dysart 6/3 240 Sr. DL Edgar Teran Nogales 5/10 235 Sr. Cole Forsgren WR Williams Field Jr.
LB Zac Bradley Cactus 6/3 223 Sr. LB Byron Bourgogne Higley 5/11 190 Sr. Colton Demers LB Sunrise Mountain Sr.
LB Coy Colgate Nogales 5/10 185 Fr. LB Dave De La Ossa Sabino 5/10 185 Sr. Conway Barnes OL Casa Grande Sr.
LB Ismael Murphy-Richardson Desert Edge 6/4 200 Jr. LB Zack Neill Liberty 6/1 205 Jr. Darius Williams DB Campo Verde Jr.
DB Nick Colgate Nogales 5/10 160 Sr. DB Matt Brindley Sabino 5/10 175 Sr. Dean Wenger LB Queen Creek Sr.
DB Mike Graff Queen Creek 6/1 190 Sr. DB Raheem Dowdell Desert Edge 5/11 165 Jr. Denton Ramsey DL Higley Jr.
DB Josh McDowell Campo Verde 5/8 165 Sr. DB Luis Moreno Queen Creek 5/11 180 Sr. Elijah Castro KR Sunrise Mountain Jr.
DB Kyle Woolard Desert Edge 6/2 190 Sr. DB Payton Squier Greenway 6/1 185 Jr. Emanuel Gant QB Tempe So.
SPECIALISTS SPECIALISTS Evan Ford DB Peoria Jr.
P Jake Glatting Thunderbird 6/2 180 Jr. P Jacob Boyd Mohave 5/10 155 Sr. Grant Watkins RB Douglas Sr.
KR Sunthi Danh Sabino 5/6 130 Sr. KR Erick Belcher Campo Verde 5/7 140 Jr. Irwin Vega LB Mohave Sr.
LS Brendan Turelli Arcadia 6/3 235 Sr. LS Nate Adams Greenway 6/2 160 Jr. Israel Macias LB Cactus Sr.
K Bailey Nottingham Sabino 6/1 155 So. AP Kentrell Coleman Maricopa 5/11 185 Sr. Joey Gatewood WR Paradise Valley Sr.
AP Sean Schweichler Williams Field 5/10 185 Sr.             Joey McDonald WR Greenway Sr.
                        Jordan Green RB Agua Fria Jr.
                        Josh Famolaro DB Desert Edge Sr.
                        Josh Madu LB Maricopa Sr.
                        Kallin Robinson WR Copper Canyon Sr.
                        Kevin Kuk DL Saguaro Sr.
                        Luke Ross DL Coconino Sr.
                        Luke Rubenzer QB Saguaro Jr.
                        Marcel Renteria QB Nogales Sr.
                        Marvin Otenyo DL Flagstaff Jr.
                        Massiah Smith WR Tempe Jr.
                        Matt Luque P Moon Valley Sr.
                        Michael Thomas DB Catalina Sr.
                        Mike Salazar LB Flagstaff Jr.
                        Mitch Siebenaler LB Campo Verde Sr.
                        Montez Brown DL Amphitheater Jr.
                        Mythias Young RB Higley Sr.
                        Nick Ondrejech DB Flagstaff Jr.
                        Nojeem Adebule LB Tempe Jr.
                        Randy Rizo RB Dysart Sr.
                        Ryan Carney-Ash OL Sunrise Mountain Sr.
                        Sawyer Lung QB Desert Edge Sr.
                        Shane Till LB Queen Creek Sr.
                        Shawn Gunter LB Maricopa Sr.
                        Stephen Mendicino WR Casa Grande Sr.
                        Talib Id-Deen DL Tempe Sr.
                        Tanner Flesher LB Paradise Valley Sr.
                        Tevita Matu OL Shadow Ridge Jr.
                        Thomas Bush RB Higley Sr.
                        Zach Brey TE Mohave Jr.





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