The Students' Voice

Varsity Football

Back to Article
Back to Article

Varsity Football

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The varsity football team has begun the season 2-2 with wins against Malvern and Mineral Ridge. Their losses are to Valley Christian and Wellsville. One very cool moment of week one was when the team got their new head coach, Alan Mikovich, his first win. The seniors do not plan on losing the rest of the year. The seniors this year are Logan Bell, Justin Sweeney, Seth Donaldson, Brice Blackburn, Garrett Cox, Noah Yenges, Sean Preston, Derrick Esaray, Michael Stover, Trevor Johnson, and Terrell Hunt. The team’s captains are Justin Sweeney, Logan Bell, and Brice Blackburn.

The team as a whole is very successful but losing one of the most important pieces of the team in Justin Sweeney has caused many others to step up. The Blue Devils have had Chase McCoy, Brice Blackburn, and Ryan McCullough to step up in the backfield. All three of these players have scored touchdowns to fill in for Justin. The line has been the best part of the team so far this season. They have been working hard and blocking well. The Blue Devil defense is very young with three sophomores starting in the secondary and Joey Fisher, who was previously a golfer, playing at one of the cornerback positions. Seth Donaldson, a senior linemen said, “Once we get everyone back from injuries and build our team back together, we will be a pretty good team.” Justin Sweeney, a senior captain for the Blue Devils, said, “I hate being injured because I would so much rather be out there on the field with my brothers.”

Coach Mikovich has been a great addition to the coaching staff and he has brought many coaches along with him, including four coaches who have been at Lisbon before Coach Mikovich; Charles Bell, Rich Joy, Dave Rankin, and Danny Donohue. The four coaches that Coach Mikovich brought in are Jeff Gessler, Bob Gessler, Jordan Wrask, and Ron Busby. All four coaches have been a great addition to the football team, not only helping the men on the field but helping them become men off the field.

The Lisbon community continues to show the love for their hometown team on and off the field.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Left
  • Varsity Football

    News

    NHS Inducts New Members

  • Varsity Football

    News

    Physics Olympics Place Second at YSU

  • Varsity Football

    News

    STEM Robotics Competition

  • Varsity Football

    News

    The Little Mermaid – Musical Production

  • Varsity Football

    News

    2019 Basketball Homecoming Court

  • Varsity Football

    News

    Spelling Bee

  • Varsity Football

    Junior High

    Undefeated 7th Grade Boys Basketball

  • Varsity Football

    News

    Academic Challenge

  • Varsity Football

    News

    Christmas Concert

  • Varsity Football

    News

    Key Club Prepares Christmas Gifts for McKinley Students

Navigate Right
The student news site of Lisbon David Anderson High School
Varsity Football