Posted: 8:23 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012
By Marc Pendleton
MIDDLETOWN MIDDIES / GREATER MIAMI CONFERENCE
D-I; Region 4
Head coach: Troy Everhart; second year; previously head coach at Winton Woods where he won the 2009 D-II state title and compiled an 80-41 overall record in 11 seasons; came to Middletown after one season as a UC assistant coach.
Assistant coaches: Matt Tyla, Joe Snively, John Hembree, Davonne Calhoun, Kurt Himmelwright, Frank Frazier, Ben Agnew, Ryan Evans.
2011 record: 6-1 GMC; 10-2 overall.
2011 highlights: Won first playoff game in school history and posted third straight 10-win season, the best three-year run in program history. Defeated Centerville 28-10 in the first round of the playoffs then dropped a 42-30 shootout to Moeller.
Jalin Marshall, 6-0, 200, sr., QB; GMC player of the year; school-record 1,859 rushing yards on 237 carries (7.8) and 20 TDs; also completed 46 of 105 passes for 782 yards, 6 TDs and 4 INTs; committed to OSU.
Lance Johnson, 6-3, 170, sr., WR/DB: 5 catches, 143 yards, 2 TDs.
William Peters, 5-6, 160, RB/DB.
Brad Carr, 5-11, 222, jr., LB.
Chance Sorrell, 6-6, 235, jr., TE.
Notable: Current class has been to the playoffs in every season of their high school careers.
League favorite(s): Colerain.
League player(s) to watch: Dylan Wiseman, Marcus Oliver.
Fri., Aug. 24: Cin. St. Xavier at UC Nippert Stadium
Fri., Aug. 31: at Springfield
Fri., Sept. 7: at Cin. Winton Woods
Fri., Sept. 14: Fairfield
Fri., Sept. 21: at Lakota East
Fri., Sept. 28: Oak Hills
Fri., Oct. 5: at Colerain
Fri., Oct. 12: at Lakota West
Fri., Oct. 19: Hamilton
Fri., Oct. 26: Princeton