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2019 Team Previews: Mahanoy Area Golden Bears @MAHSAthletics

Written by: on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

 

2018 Season Record
5-6

2019 Schedule: https://pafootballnews.com/mahanoy-area-golden-bears/

08-17 Williams Valley  Williams Valley (SCR) 10:00 am
08-23 Tri-Valley  Tri-Valley (0-0) 7:00 pm
08-30 Tamaqua  Tamaqua (0-0) 7:00 pm
09-07 Holy Redeemer  Holy Redeemer (0-0) Wilkes-Barre Memorial 1:00 pm
09-13 Nativity BVM  Nativity BVM (0-0) 7:00 pm
09-20 Hamburg  Hamburg (0-0) 7:00 pm
09-27 Schuylkill Haven  Schuylkill Haven (0-0) * 7:00 pm
10-04 Minersville  Minersville (0-0) * 7:00 pm
10-11 Panther Valley  Panther Valley (0-0) * 7:00 pm
10-18 Panther Valley  Panther Valley (0-0) * 7:00 pm
10-25 Shenandoah Valley  Shenandoah Valley (0-0) * 7:00 pm
Head Coach
Dave Holman
Assistant Coaches
Matt Giannelli, Mark Lawrence, Greg Merchlinsky, Mike Heater
Key Starters Lost
MJ Terry (RB/DB)
Mike Ansbach (OL/LB)
Tyler Clewell (FB)
Chase Mazalusky (OL/DL)
Cam Jones (LB)
Logan Van Horn (K)
Jesse Walker (OLB)
Offensive Starters Returning
Sr. QB Danny Lawrence, 6-1 190
Sr. RB Haydn Wall, 6-2 175
Sr. OL Tony Merchlinsky, 6-2 265
Sr. OL Tommy Price, 5-11 265
Sr. FB Alexis Perez, 5-10 185
Sr. OL John Fowler, 6-1 215
So. OL Brady Wagner, 5-11 240
Defensive Starters Returning
Sr. DB Danny Lawrence, 6-1 190
Sr. DB Haydn Wall, 6-2 175
Sr. DL Tony Merchlinsky, 6-2 265
Jr. DB Ben Terry, 5-11 165
Sr. DL Tommy Price, 5-11 265
Sr. DE Alexis Perez, 5-11 185
Sr. LB Mike Aldsworth, 5-10 190
Special Team Starters Returning
Sr. Punter Danny Lawrence, 6-1 190
Key Newcomers
Fr. OL/DL David Sanchez, 6-0 260
Fr. QB/DB Ben Manley, 6-0 170
What does your offense need to improve on from last year?
Have a fast group of skill players with a lot of experience along with 3 out of 5 back on the line. Must stay healthy as a team in order to be successful.
What does your defense need to improve on from last year
Must replace 3 year starter Mike Ansbach (344 career tackles) at MLB and 3 year starter MJ Terry in the secondary. D-Line needs to have a strong season. Must stay healthy as a team in order to be successful.
What are your overall thoughts on this years team?
Senior led and have a good amount of players returning, especially on offense. Health is always the main concern.

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