2011 Division-One Preseason Preview

Jordan Becerra

All-state team, top 15 teams, prediction and more inside as 24-7 breaks down the state's biggest classification

Division 1 Preseason Preview

Top 15 Teams

1. Hamilton
2. Mountain Pointe
3. Chandler
4. Desert Ridge
5. Basha
6. Brophy
7. Westview
8. Boulder Creek
9. Red Mountain
10. Desert Vista
11. O'Connor
12. Mt. Ridge
13. Mesquite
14. Sunnyside
15. Cibola

2011 Preseason All 24-7 Division-One Team

Player of the YearJordan Becerra - Desert Ridge
Coach of the Year – Tom Joseph – Corona del Sol

QB- Kyle Duran - Basha
RB- Joey Counts – Desert Ridge
RB- Anthoy Lopez - Mesquite
WR- Javon Williams - Chandler
WR- Kendyl Taylor – Hamilton
TE- Billy FreemanRed Mountain
OL- Andrus PeatCorona del Sol
OL- Evan Sarver - Basha
OL- J.J. Dielman – Desert Vista
OL- Zach Hemmila – Chandler
OL- Viliami Koloamatangi- Red Mountain

DL- Kisima Jagne - Chandler
DL- Jaxon Hood - Hamilton
DL- Alex Barrett – Desert Ridge
DL- Avery MossCorona del Sol
LB- Chuks Ameachi - Westview
LB- Addison Palomino - Pinnacle
LB- Mike Arredondo – Desert Vista
DB- Reggie Daniels - Hamilton
DB- Jamar AllahNorth Canyon
DB- Marcus BrantleyRed Mountain
DB- Matt Cahal - Brophy

All Purpose- Jordan Becerra – Desert Ridge
Return- Lloyd Mills - Chandler
K- Jacobus Van Leeuwen - Boulder Creek
P- Matt FoleyDesert Mountain

Section 1

Alhambra

2010 Record: 1-9
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Central
9/2 @ North
9/9 @ Mohave
9/16 Westview
9/23 @ Maryvale
9/30 Valley Vista
10/6 @ Trevor Browne
10/14 Yuma
10/21 Carl Hayden
10/28 @ St. Mary's

Carl Hayden

2010 Record: 1-9
2011 Prediction: 0-10
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Higley
9/2 Skyline
9/9 @ Trevor Browne
9/16 Maryvale
9/23 @ North
9/30 Tolleson
10/6 Thunderbird
10/14 @ Westview
10/21 @ Alhambra
10/28 Central

Central

2010 Record: 6-4
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Alhambra
9/2 @ Camelback
9/9 Pinnacle
9/16 Trevor Browne
9/23 @ St. Mary's
9/30 Maryvale
10/6 Ironwood
10/14 @ North Canyon
10/21 North
10/28 @ Carl Hayden

Cibola

2010 Record: 9-2
2011 Prediction: 8-2
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Lake Havasu
9/2 @ Kofa
9/9 @ Yuma
9/16 Kofa
9/23 Yuma
9/30 Corona del Sol
10/6 @ San Luis
10/14 @ Sunnyside
10/21 @ Gila Ridge
10/28 San Luis

Kofa

2010 Record: 1-10
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Chandler
9/2 Cibola
9/9 @ Gila Ridge
9/16 @ Cibola
9/23 @ San Luis
9/30 Gila Ridge
10/7 @ Lake Havasu
10/14 Mountain Pointe
10/21 San Luis
10/28 Yuma

Maryvale

2010 Record: 7-3
2011 Prediction: 6-4
2011 Schedule: 8/19 @ Desert Vista
8/26 Tolleson
9/2 Chandler
9/9 @ Westview
9/16 @ Carl Hayden
9/23 Alhambra
9/30 @ Central
10/6 St. Mary's
10/14 @ North
10/21 Trevor Browne
10/28 @ Basha

North

2010 Record: 5-5
2011 Prediction: 5-5
2011 Schedule: 8/26 St. Mary's
9/2 Alhambra
9/9 @ Tolleson
9/16 @ Camelback
9/23 Carl Hayden
9/30 Trevor Browne
10/6 @ Sunrise Mountain
10/14 Maryvale
10/21 @ Central
10/28 @ North Canyon

St. Mary's

2010 Record: 4-8
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ North
9/2 @ Ironwood
9/9 Basha
9/16 @ Boulder Creek
9/23 Central
9/29 Westview
10/6 @ Maryvale
10/14 @ Brophy
10/21 Tolleson
10/28 Alhambra

San Luis

2010 Record: 0-10
2011 Prediction: 1-9
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Yuma
9/2 Antelope
9/9 Lake Havasu
9/16 @ Gila Ridge
9/23 Kofa
9/30 @ Yuma
10/6 Cibola
10/14 Gila Ridge
10/21 @ Kofa
10/28 @ Cibola

Tolleson

2010 Record: 0-10
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Maryvale
9/2 Westview
9/9 North
9/16 Fairfax
9/23 Lake Havasu
9/30 @ Carl Hayden
10/7 Valley Vista
10/14 @ Trevor Browne
10/21 @ St. Mary's
10/28 @ La Joya

Trevor Browne

2010 Record: 4-6
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Valley Vista
9/2 Kellis
9/9 Carl Hayden
9/16 @ Central
9/23 @ Westview
9/30 @ North
10/6 Alhambra
10/14 Tolleson
10/21 @ Maryvale
10/28 Skyline

Valley Vista

2010 Record: 3-7
2011 Prediction: 6-4
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Trevor Browne
9/2 Willow Canyon
9/9 South Mountain
9/16 @ Shadow Ridge
9/23 Mountain Ridge
9/30 @ Alhambra
10/7 @ Tolleson
10/14 Kingman
10/21 @ Millennium
10/28 Westview

Westview

2010 Record: 10-3
2011 Prediction: 8-2
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Red Mountain
9/2 @ Tolleson

9/9 Maryvale
9/16 @ Alhambra
9/23 Trevor Browne
9/29 @ St. Mary's
10/6 @ Brophy
10/14 Carl Hayden
10/21 Mountain Ridge
10/28 @ Valley Vista

Yuma

2010 Record: 2-8
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ San Luis
9/2 Gila Ridge
9/9 Cibola
9/16 Sahuaro
9/23 @ Cibola
9/30 San Luis
10/7 @ Gila Ridge
10/14 @ Alhambra
10/21 Lake Havasu
10/28 @ Kofa

Section 2

Basha

2010 Record: 9-2
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Corona del Sol
9/2 Mountain Ridge
9/9 @ St. Mary's
9/16 Chandler
9/23 @ Highland
9/30 Gilbert
10/6 @ Desert Ridge
10/14 @ Perry
10/21 Hamilton
10/28 Maryvale

Buena

2010 Record: 5-5
2011 Prediction: 5-5
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Santa Rita
9/2 Cienega
9/9 Sahuaro
9/16 @ Mountain Pointe
9/23 @ Tucson
9/30 Pueblo
10/6 Westwood
10/14 Cholla
10/21 @ Desert View
10/28 @ Sunnyside

Chandler

2010 Record: 7-4
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Kofa
9/2 @ Maryvale
9/9 Mesquite
9/167 @ Basha
9/23 Mountain Pointe
9/30 Hamilton
10/6 @ Dobson
10/14 @ Corona del Sol
10/21 Gilbert
10/28 @ Desert Vista

Corona del Sol

2010 Record: 1-10
2011 Prediction: 5-5
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Basha
9/2 Westwood
9/9 @ Dobson
9/16 Highland
9/23 Desert Vista
9/30 @ Cibola
10/06 @ Mountain Pointe
10/14 Chandler
10/21 Mesquite
10/28 @ Hamilton

Desert Ridge

2010 Record: 10-4
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Gilbert
9/2 @ Mountain View
9/9 Highland
9/16 Hamilton
9/23 Skyline
9/30 @ Red Mountain
10/6 Basha
10/14 @ Mesa
10/21 North Canyon
10/28 Boulder Creek

Dobson

2010 Record: 2-9
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Westwood
9/2 @ Desert Mountain
9/9 Corona del Sol
9/16 Skyline
9/23 @ Mesa
9/30 @ Mesquite
10/6 Chandler
10/14 @ Hamilton
10/21 Desert Vista
10/28 @ Gilbert

Gilbert

2010 Record: 6-7
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Desert Ridge
9/2 @ Highland
9/9 Mesa
9/16 @ Mesquite
9/23 Red Mountain
9/30 @ Basha
10/6 @ Marcos de Niza
10/14 Skyline
10/21 @ Chandler
10/28 Dobson

Hamilton

2010 Record: 15-0
2011 Prediction: 10-0
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Mountain Pointe
9/2 Santa Fe
9/9 @ Notre Dame Prep
9/16 @ Desert Ridge
9/23 Mesquite
9/30 @ Chandler
10/6 @ Desert Vista
10/14 Dobson
10/21 @ Basha
10/28 Corona del Sol

Highland

2010 Record: 4-6
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Mesquite
9/2 Gilbert
9/9 @ Desert Ridge
9/16 @ Corona del Sol
9/23 Basha
9/30 @ Skyline
10/6 Desert Mountain
10/14 Mountain View
10/28 @ Red Mountain

Mesquite

2010 Record: 9-3
2011 Prediction: 6-4
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Highland
9/2 Red Mountain
9/9 @ Chandler
9/16 Gilbert
9/23 @ Hamilton
9/30 Dobson
10/6 @ Chaparral
10/14 Desert Vista
10/21 @ Corona del Sol
10/28 Deer Valley

Skyline

2010 Record: 1-10
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/27 Kingman
9/2 @ Carl Hayden
9/9 Mountain View
9/16 @ Dobson
9/23 @ Desert Ridge
9/30 Highland
10/6 Mesa
10/14 @ Gilbert
10/21 @ Red Mountain
10/28 @ Trevor Browne

Sunnyside

2010 Record: 6-5
2011 Prediction: 8-2
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Desert View
9/2 @ Rincon
9/9 @ Cienega
9/16 Sabino
9/23 Pueblo
9/30 @ Santa Rita
10/6 @ Cholla
10/14 Cibola
10/21 Tucson
10/28 Buena

Tucson

2010 Record: 2-8
2011 Prediction: 3-7
2011 Schedule: 8/25 Pueblo
9/2 Salpointe Catholic
9/9 @ Ironwood Ridge
9/16 @ Marana
9/23 Buena
9/30 @ Mountain View
10/6 @ Santa Rita
10/14 Canyon del Oro
10/21 @ Sunnyside
10/28 Flowing Wells

Section 3

Boulder Creek

2010 Record: 9-4
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Cactus Shadows
9/2 @ Brophy
9/9 Prescott
9/16 St. Mary's
9/23 @ O'Connor
9/30 @ Mountain Ridge
10/6 North Canyon
10/14 Pinnacle
10/21 @ Bradshaw Mountain
10/28 @ Desert Ridge

Brophy

2010 Record: 6-6
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Mountain Ridge
9/2 Boulder Creek
9/9 @ Red Mountain
9/15 O'Connor
9/23 @ North Canyon
9/30 @ Mountain Pointe
10/6 Westview
10/14 St. Mary's
10/21 @ Westwood
10/28 @ Pinnacle

Desert Mountain

2010 Record: 0-10
2011 Prediction: 1-9
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Mountain View
9/2 Dobson
9/9 @ Westwood
9/16 @ Chaparral
9/23 Notre Dame Prep
9/30 @ North Canyon
10/6 @ Highland
10/14 Willow Canyon
10/21 Pinnacle
10/28 @ O'Connor

Desert Vista

2010 Record: 10-3
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/19 Maryvale
8/26 Mesa
9/9 @ Mountain Pointe
9/16 Westwood
9/23 @ Corona del Sol
9/30 @ Saguaro
10/6 Hamilton
10/14 @ Mesquite
10/21 @ Dobson
10/28 Chandler

Mesa

2010 Record: 3-7
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Desert Vista
9/2 Mountain Pointe
9/9 @ Gilbert
9/16 @ Red Mountain
9/23 Dobson
9/30 Westwood
10/6 @ Skyline
10/14 Desert Ridge
10/28 @ Mountain View

Mesa Mt. View

2010 Record: 5-6
2011 Prediction: 6-4
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Desert Mountain
9/2 Desert Ridge
9/9 @ Skyline
9/16 Mountain Ridge
9/23 @ Westwood
9/30 @ Pinnacle
10/6 Red Mountain
10/14 @ Highland
10/21 Mountain Pointe
10/28 Mesa

Mt. Pointe

2010 Record: 10-3
2011 Prediction: 8-2
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Hamilton
9/2 @ Mesa
9/9 Desert Vista
9/16 Buena
9/23 @ Chandler
9/30 Brophy
10/6 Corona del Sol
10/14 @ Kofa
10/21 @ Mountain View
10/28 Westwood

Mt. Ridge

2010 Record: 8-3
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Brophy
9/2 @ Basha
9/9 North Canyon
9/16 @ Mountain View
9/23 @ Valley Vista
9/30 Boulder Creek
10/6 Pinnacle
10/14 O'Connor
10/21 @ Westview
10/28 Prescott

North Canyon

2010 Record: 7-4
2011 Prediction: 6-4
2011 Schedule: 8/26 Horizon
9/2 @ O'Connor
9/9 @ Mountain Ridge
9/16 @ Pinnacle
9/23 Brophy
9/30 Desert Mountain
10/6 @ Boulder Creek
10/14 Central
10/21 @ Desert Ridge
10/28 North

Pinnacle

2010 Record: 6-5
2011 Prediction: 6-4
2011 Schedule: 8/26 O'Connor
9/2 Cactus Shadows
9/9 @ Central
9/16 North Canyon
9/23 @ Horizon
9/30 Mountain View
10/6 @ Mountain Ridge
10/14 @ Boulder Creek
10/21 @ Desert Mountain
10/28 Brophy

Red Mountain

2010 Record: 6-5
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Westview
9/2 @ Mesquite
9/9 Brophy
9/16 Mesa
9/23 @ Gilbert
9/30 Desert Ridge
10/6 @ Mountain View
10/14 @ Westwood
10/21 Skyline
10/28 Highland

Sandra Day O'Connor

2010 Record: 11-1
2011 Prediction: 7-3
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Pinnacle
9/2 North Canyon
9/9 @ Fairfax
9/15 @ Brophy
9/23 Boulder Creek
9/30 @ Prescott
10/6 Bradshaw Mountain
10/14 @ Mountain Ridge
10/21 Centennial
10/28 Desert Mountain

Westwood

2010 Record: 5-7
2011 Prediction: 4-6
2011 Schedule: 8/26 @ Dobson
9/2 @ Corona del Sol
9/9 Desert Mountain
9/16 @ Desert Vista
9/23 Mountain View
9/30 @ Mesa
10/6 @ Buena
10/14 Red Mountain
10/21 Brophy
10/28 @ Mountain Pointe

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