Aug. 26: Toronto.........7 p.m.
Sept. 2: East Palestine........7 p.m.
Sept. 9: at Lowellville..........7 p.m.
Sept. 16: McDonald........7 p.m.
Sept. 23: at Western Reserve...7 p.m.
Sept. 30: David Anderson......7 p.m.
Oct. 7: Leetonia.......7 p.m.
Oct. 14: at United........7 p.m.
Oct. 21: at Columbiana..7 p.m.
Oct. 28: at Southern...7 p.m.
Head Coach: Derrick Spann
College Attended: Kent State EL Branch
History of Coaching: 2 years as an assistant; 2nd year as head coach
Record as Head Coach: 5-5
Current School Record as Head Coach: 5-5
Family Info: Wife-Janele; Kids - Faith, Dylish, Danyon
Coaching Inspiration: Bob Grimm and Fran Carter
If I wasn't a coach I would be ___?: Something working with kids
Coach's hobby: Gardening
Jon Carter - Defensive Coordinator, WR/LB; Bruce Harris- Offensive coordinator, LB; Richie Sloan RB/DB/Special teams; Robbie Long OL/DE; Mike DeSarro - OL/DL; Jimmy Thirtyacre OL/DT; Shawn Carter OL/DE; Tyler Reed RB/S; Dirk Hall OL/DT
A Positive Comment About Another OV Football Coach/Program
"Eric Meek, an ex-neighbor of mine, has turned Toronto into a perennial power."
Quote about your team`s upcoming season: "We have a lot of experience returning with a lot of skill positions. Line was inexperienced last year and should be better with a year under its belt."
Stadium Name: Nicholson Stadium
Type of Turf: Grass
Stadium Seating Capacity: 2,500
High School: Wellsville
School Address: 1 Bengal Boulevard
School Phone: 330-532-1888
Contact for Boosters: Joe Ramos
Contact for Tickets: Don Elliott
Athletic Director: Don Elliott
School Colors: Orange & Black
Greatest Moment In Team History: State runner-up `94
State Division/Class: Division 7
School`s Biggest Rivalry: Toronto
Playoff Appearance/Record: 5/5-5
# Of State Championships/Year: 0
Last Year Team In Playoffs: 2014
Last Year`s Football Record: 5-5
Type Of Offense: Pro Set, spread
Type Of Defense: 4-4
Conference/Class: ITCL (Lower tier)
Best Known Alumni: Troy Carter, Dan Tice
Returning Offensive Players: 9
Returning Defensive Players: 7
Returning Lettermen: 16
Key Returning Players
Andre Sloan, Will Grodhaus, Michael Shope, Branzen Grodhaus, Bradley Cline, Hayden Dalrymple, Hayden Jackson, Skyler DeLauder, Justin Thirtycare, Norman Rudder, Ryan Miller, Justin Miller.
Key players that graduated: Vince Giordano, Eric Sullivan, Kurt Rosenbaum, Alik Bradford; Austin Phillips, Collin Carlevale