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2013 Football Preview : Buckeye Local

Updated: Friday, August 16 2013, 10:28 PM EDT
2013 Football Preview : Buckeye Local


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Coach's Corner

Head Coach: Phil Pest

College Attended: College attended: Bethany and West Virginia University
History of Coaching: Wheeling Park 1982-1983, Buckeye Southwest 1988-1989, Buckeye 1990-1995, Wheeling Central 1998-2005, Buckeye Local 2006-Present
Overall Coaching Record: 4-6
Coach's Hobby: Golfing
Family Information: Wife-Jan, Children-Megan, Trevor and Shannen
What person was your inspiration to coach? Tom Hogan

A positive comment about another OV football coach/program: "Enjoyed many great years as assistant coach at Wheeling Central. Coaching for Jim Thomas and Mike Young. Coached many years with Ron Pobolish, where I learned most of my coaching."
Quote about your team's upcoming season: "A few returning seniors (8), 7 juniors and a very good freshman and sophomore class coming up."
 
Stadium Information

Stadium Name: WWII Memorial Stadium
Type of Turf: Grass
 
School/Team Information
High School: Buckeye Local
School Address: 10692 State Highway 150, Rayland OH 43943
School Phone: 740-854-2196
Contact for Tickets: Sam Jones
Athletic Director: Sam Jones (740-859-2196)
School's Biggest Rivalry: Martins Ferry

Mascot: Panther
Team Colors: Navy/Silver
Last Year Team In Playoffs: 2009
Last conference title: 2009 OVAC
Last Year's Football Record:4-6

Type Of Offense: Wing-T
Type Of Defense: 4-3

Best Known Alumni:
Billy West
Bobby Spence
Chet Poblolish
Joe Caminsky

Player Information
How Many Returning Offensive Players: 6
 
Key Returning Players:
Josh Figurski, Devan Pyciak, Chase Hopkins
 
How Many Returning Defensive Players: 6

How Many Returning Lettermen: 10
 
Key Players That Graduated:
Shane Duncan, Nathan Kirk
 
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