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NEWPORT CENTRAL CATHOLIC (Class A)

SCHEDULE

Aug. 27 at Newport
Sept. 3 at Scott
Sept. 11 CAMPBELL COUNTY*
Sept. 18 DIXIE HEIGHTS*
Sept. 24 at Harrodsburg
Oct. 1 at Ludlow
Oct. 8 HOLY CROSS*
Oct. 15 at Dayton
Oct. 22 BELLEVUE*
Oct. 29 BEECHWOOD*

(*played at Newport High School)

(All games at 7:30 unless noted)
Coach: Bob Schneider (229-146-2)

Outlook: A 2-9 finish last year went down like sour milk. It was NewCath's first losing season in more than two decades. The Thoroughbreds have stuck to this motto since last fall: ''2-9, never again.''

How well NewCath rebounds is uncertain. It has just four starters returning on each side of the ball. Of the eight seniors, only two have varsity experience. Few skill positions boast experienced returnees.

''We do have above-average size in most spots,'' Schneider said. ''But it's a very young team.''

Junior Hank Bosley is the new QB and sophomore Steve Everson the new tailback. Everson was the heart of an undefeated freshman team last year.

Junior wideout/defensive back Ben Wrobleski is the best athlete. He caught 13 passes for 186 yards last year while making 43 tackles and two interceptions.

ROSTER
Name Pos Ht Wt Yr
Chris Barbiea HB-DB5-6 120 10
Tyler Barto FB-LB6-1 180 10
Jeremy Bennison T-DE 6-3 220 11
Josh Berling T-T 5-11263 10
Vail Brennan WR-DB5-11170 10
Terry Brown TE-NG6-3 268 12
Justin Brummett FB-NG5-5 170 12
Hank Bosley QB-S 5-9 135 11
Brian Boyers HB-DB5-7 150 11
Andy Brennenstuhl WR-DB6-3 160 11
Brian DanieleTE-DE5-11189 10
Matt DeBord C-T 6-2 243 12
Steven Everson HB-LB6-0 180 10
Mike Fennell K-P 6-0 160 12
Nick Fisher G-DE 6-1 194 11
Jeff FogelmanHD-DB5-11150 11
Chris GerreinT-T 5-9 188 10
Robby Grimm HB-LB5-7 135 10
Trey Hiance WR-DB5-11155 11
John HoranTE-DE6-2 164 10
Jordan Humbert G-DE 6-1 201 11
Jake Kallendorf T-T 5-9 205 10
Mike Koeninger T-T 5-11244 11
Joe Larkcom WR-DB6-1 175 12
Dan McGrawTE-LB5-11170 12
Dan MuenchG-T 6-0 256 11
Paul Pitzer HB-DE5-11165 10
Tom PoeFB-DE5-10190 11
Chris SampsonT-NG 5-8 210 10
Jason Scherrer WR-DB5-11154 12
Matt SharpK-P 6-0 182 12
Mike Shields FB-LB5-10155 11
Rob ShielsG-LB 6-0 190 11
Jeff SmithQB-S 6-2 160 10
Brandon Stevie G-DE 5-9 200 12
Brett Stevie TE-LB6-0 191 12
Chris Wesselman T-T 5-10248 10
Ben WrobleskiHB-LB6-0 180 11
Brian Wyatt HB-DB6-0 170 10