Aug. 28: Union localâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.â€¦7 p.m.
Sept. 4: Shadysideâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.â€¦7 p.m.
Sept. 11: at Riverâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..7:30 p.m.
Sept. 18: at Caldwellâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.â€¦.7 p.m.
Sept. 25: Fort Fryeâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.7 p.m.
Oct. 2: at Magnoliaâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦.7:30 p.m.
Oct. 9: Shenandoahâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦....7 p.m.
Oct. 16: at Barnesvilleâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦7 p.m.
Oct. 23: Frontier â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.7 p.m.
Oct. 30: at Buckeye Trailâ€¦â€¦â€¦...â€¦.7 p.m.Head Coach
: Jay Circosta
College Attended: West Liberty University
History of coaching: Woodsfield H.S., Monroe Central H.S.
Record as head coach: 315-128-5
Current school record as head coach:
Woodsfield - 156-70-5
Monroe Central - 164-59
Greatest moment as head coach: 6 undefeated seasons, 2001 regional championship
Family Info: Wife- Donna Sue, Children- Jayne Vinskovich and Susan Snively
Hobby: Football, Family
If I wasn't a coach, I would be: Retired
What person inspired you to coach? Coach Jack Berger, Vince LombardiQuote about your team's upcoming season:
"For the third year in a row, small numbers return -- 6 on offense and 8 on defense. We return three staring linemen, a quarterback and a running back." Stadium Information:
Stadium Name: Monroe Memorial Park
Stadium Address: 427 Eastern Ave., Woodsfield, OH 43793
Type of Turf: Natural
Directions to Stadium: 427 Eastern Ave., Rt. 78, Woodsfield, OH.
Stadium Phone: 740-472-1334
Stadium Seating Capacity: 2,000 School/Team Information
High School: Monroe Central
School Address: 469 Lewisville Rd., Woodsfield, Ohio 43793
School Phone: 740-472-0414
Contact for Boosters: Don Longwell
Contact for Tickets: Ryan Rosnick
Athletic Director: Ryan Rosnick (740) 472-0414
School Colors: Red, White, Black, Gold
Playoff appearance/record: 14/7-12
Number of years of state championships: 0
Last year team in playoffs: 2014
Last year's football record: 8-2
Type of offense: Zone read
Type of defense: 5-3/4-3
Conference/class: OVAC AAABest known alumni:
Pat Singleton, Lance LaFollette, Darryl Shipp, Michael Jorris, Tyler Kinchen
State division or class: Div. VI
Last conference title: OVAC 2014, PVC 2013
School's biggest rivalry: River, BarnesvillePlayer Information:
How many returning offensive players
: 6How many returning defensive players
: 8How many returning lettermen:
11Key returning players:
Jarett Hooper, Joey Schumacher, Chad Allenman, Keith Bable, Justin Kilburn, Bobby O'Donnell, Tanner Potts.
Key players that graduated:
Levi Brown, Chase Carothers, Gavin Morton, Zach Jorris, David Greene, Colton Robinson.