2012 JJHuddle Previews: Kent Roosevelt


Kent Roosevelt Rough Riders Football

Key Returners, News of Note, Schedule Thoughts, Coaches Quotes and more…

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2012 JJHuddle HS Football Previews

Kent Roosevelt (10-2, Region 5 semifinalist)

High School Name: Kent Roosevelt
High School City: Kent
Coach’s Name: John Nemec
Years at School (Career record): 31 as a HC [212wins 102 losses][4yrs.at Wapakoneta]
Last Season’s Record (Conference/Finish): 10-2 [1st]
Last Winning Season: 2011  
Division/Region: II-5

Key Returners:

*Tra Chapman Sr. QB 6’1″ 198 1st Team All-State, Northwestern, Illinois, Arizona, Arkansas, Pitt, Cincinnati, Boston College, Kent State, Akron and other offers

*Trei Thomas Sr. WR 5’10” 175 All-District Kent State,Akron

*Matt Sommers Jr. MLB 6″2″229 1st.team All District

*Grant Mercer Sr. OLB 6’2″190

*Kardell Jackson Jr. DB/RB 5’9″ 175 All League

*Austin Mastrione Sr. DT 6’1″245 All League

*Zak Janus Sr. WR 6’1″180

*Dwyte Smiley Sr. WR 6’2″165

Potential college prospects:

Tra Chapman
Trei Thomas
Matt Sommers
Kardell Jackson
Grant Mercer
Schedule: Rough Riders open against Hoban and then play back-to-back D-I schools (Stow-Munroe Falls and Cuyahoga Falls) before beging Portgae Trail Conference play.

Coach’s Quote:
“Gone are a great group of 26 seniors,however we have young kids who have worked hard and will be ready. Our players believe in themselves and want to remain champions.A great deal of work must be done,but we are confident and look forward to the challenge.”

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