Whiteford Bobcats Team Preview

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Team: Whiteford Bobcats

Head coach: Jason Mensing (7th year)

Last year’s record/playoff result: 14-0, won MHSAA state championship

Starters Back: 6 on offense, 6 on defense

Key Players (with position(s)): Logan Murphy FS/FB, Hunter Lake DB/RB, Brayden Clark DE, Zach Bertz RB/LB, Ty Eitniear QB, Deshaun Williams, OL/NG

Game(s) to circle on the calendar: Aug. 24th vs. Blissfield, Sept. 7th at Summerfield

Team Schedule:

8-24 H Blissfield
8-31 H Stryker
9-7 A Summerfield
9-14 H Whitmore Lake
9-21 A Madison
9-28 H Morenci
10-5 A Sand Creek
10-12 H Clinton
10-19 A Britton-Deerfield

Summary: The Bobcats had 15 last year, they have 14 seniors this year. Coach Mensing says the team has a lot of growth ahead of them. Most of skill position players are back. QB Thomas Eitniear graduated and is now at UT for baseball. His brother Ty is now the QB. He is part of a senior class that has played 41 games in the past three years. They have their eyes on playing 14 more this season which would mean another trip to the state title game.