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2019 Team Previews: Redbank Valley Bulldogs @RVBulldogs

Written by: on Monday, July 29th, 2019

 

2018 Season Record
7-4

2019 Schedule: https://pafootballnews.com/redbank-valley-bulldogs/

DATE

OPPONENT

LOCATION

TIME/SCORE

08-17 Moniteau  Moniteau (SCR) Bulldogs Stadium 11:00 am
08-23 Keystone  Keystone (0-0) * Bulldogs Stadium 7:00 pm
08-30 Otto-Eldred  Otto-Eldred (0-0) Terror Stadium 7:00 pm
09-06 Elk County Catholic  Elk County Catholic (0-0) * Dutch County Stadium 7:00 pm
09-13 Sheffield  Sheffield (0-0) Bulldogs Stadium 7:00 pm
09-20 Iroquois  Iroquois (0-0) John L. Post Stadium 7:00 pm
09-27 Smethport  Smethport (0-0) Bulldogs Stadium 7:00 pm
10-03 Curwensville  Curwensville (0-0) * Bulldogs Stadium 7:00 pm
10-11 Coudersport  Coudersport (0-0) Coudersport Stadium 7:00 pm
10-18 Union-AC Valley  Union-AC Valley (0-0) * Bulldogs Stadium 7:00 pm
10-25 Punxsutawney  Punxsutawney (0-0) Jack LaMarca Stadium 7:00 pm
Head Coach
Blane Gold
Assistant Coaches
Jason Kundick: Offensive Coordinator, Outside Linebackers
Mike Kundick: JV Head Coach, Running Backs, Defensive Backs
Chad Ortz: Wide Receivers, Defensive Backs
Jake Dougherty: Quarterbacks, Inside Linebackers
Craig Hibell: Wide Recievers, Defensive Backs
Devin Shumaker: Strength and Conditioning
Adam Barrett: Character Development
Key Starters Lost
Keaton Kahle (1,998 total yards, 22 touchdowns)
Hunter Wiles (825 rushing yards, 9 touchdowns)
Hunter Buzard (484 receiving yards, 4 touchdowns, 45 tackles)
Hunter Martz (487 total yards, 43 tackles)
Offensive Starters Returning
Senior OG Trent Bowersox, 6-3, 260
Sophomore OG Kolby Barrett, 5-10, 230
Junior C Coltin Bartley, 5-10, 175
Senior WR Sammy Hetrick, 6-3, 175
Senior WR Ethan Hetrick, 6-6, 175
Senior WR Javin Brentzel, 6-0, 190
Sophomore RB, Ray Shreckengost, 6-0, 190
Defensive Starters Returning
Senior DE Ethan Hetrick, 6-6, 175
Senior DT Trent Bowersox, 6-3, 260
Sophomore DT Kolby Barrett, 5-10, 230
Sophomore DE Joe Mansfield, 6-2, 175
Sophomore LB, Ray Shreckengost, 6-0, 190
Senior DB, Sammy Hetrick, 6-3, 175
Senior DB, Javin Brentzel, 6-0, 190
Junior DB, Dalton Bish, 5-11, 155
Special Team Starters Returning
None
Key Newcomers
Junior RB/LB Kobe Bonanno, 6-2, 200
Sophomore QB/CB Gunner Mangiantini, 5-9, 160
What does your offense need to improve on from last year?
We lost a three year starter at quarterback so anytime that happens, you have to start from scratch with a young or inexperienced player. We’ve had four players competing for the starting job all summer and each has done a great job competing with and pushing each other. If we can find the right guy to lead us on Friday nights, the other weapons and big fellas are in place to continue our offensive consistency.
What does your defense need to improve on from last year
We need to play defense with more passion, emotion, and controlled agression. We need to be as passionate about stopping teams as we are about scoring points. Again, we have the players and a renewed defensive mindset will lead to improvement.
What are your overall thoughts on this years team?
As a first year head coach, I could not be anymore fortunate than what I am right now with the amount of talent that is returning in 2019. In this day and age in coaching it’s common to see coaches bolt when the cupboard is empty. I have so much respect for Coach Waz for stepping down when the amount of talent returning is arguably the best he would have had in his second stint of being our head coach. We had a great summer of work and if we parlay all of the potential into tremendous performances then we will have a special year.

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