2016 Preview: Beaver Local Beavers

Beaver Local Preview


Aug. 26: North.........7 p.m.
Sept. 2: at West Branch.....7 p.m.
Sept. 9: Linsly...........7 p.m.
Sept. 16: at Edison .....7 p.m.
Sept. 23: at East Liverpool.....7 p.m.
Sept 30: Warrensville Heights.7 p.m.
Oct. 7: Buckeye Local.........7 p.m.
Oct. 14: Indian Creek.........7 p.m.
Oct. 21: at Martins Ferry..7 p.m.
Oct. 28: at Oak Glen ........................7 p.m.

Head Coach: Jeremy McElroy

College Attended: University of Mount Union

Family Info: Wife Rebecca; children Libby, Tucker, J.P., Ava

Hobby: Spending time with my kids

Coaching History: Head Coach at Beaver Local H.S. 2012-present, Assistant Coach at Beaver Local H.S. 2011, Head Coach at Lisbon H.S. 2009-2010, Assistant Coach Kettering Fairmont 2005-2007

Coaching Inspiration: Coach Larry Kehres, Mike Conway

Record as head coach: 16-54

Current school record as head coach: 15-25

Greatest moment as head coach: Beating Struthers in 2012

Who was your inspiration to coach? Larry Kehres

If I Wasn't a Coach I Would Be ___?: A lawyer

Positive Comment About Another Ohio Valley Football Program: "Every year, Indian Creek has a good, quality team. No matter who graduates, they just adjust and move forward."

Quote about your team's upcoming season: "Our season will be determined by our number of leaders stepping up to fill our past seniors' shoes."

Stadium Information

Stadium Name: Beaver Local Stadium

Type of Turf: Grass

Stadium Seating Capacity: 3,000

School/Team Information

High School: Beaver Local

Contact for Tickets: Eric Lowe (330) 386-8700

Athletic Director: Eric Lowe/(330) 386-8700

Mascot: Beavers

School Colors: Red & White

Best Known Alumni: Derek Wolfe, Jamin Pastore, Josh Pastore, Adam Hoppel

School`s Biggest Rivalry: East Liverpool

Last Year Team In Playoffs: 2006

Playoff appearances: 6

Last Year`s Football Record: 5-5

Greatest moment in team history: 1999, first playoff team.

Type Of Offense: Multiple, spread

Type of Defense: Multiple 50

Last Conference title: 2000

Conference/Class: OVAC 5A

State Division/Class: Div. IV

Biggest rival: East Liverpool

Player Information

How Many Returning Offensive Players: 3 (Terry Adkins, Andrew Gibson, Torey Calio)

How Many Returning Defensive Players: 4 (Terry Adkins, Luke Call, Torey Calio, Michael Clendening)

How Many Returning Lettermen: 22

Key players that graduated: Robert Johnston, Jason Keys.