Coach: J.D. Johnson, sixth year
2011 record: 8-4, first in Narrows 3A; lost in 3A quarterfinals.
Offense: Coordinator (set) Arne Jensen (pro-I).
Returning starters - 9.
Top players QB Derrick Becker, 6-1, 185, jr.; G Ben Buma, 6-4, 285, sr.; T Mat Cox, 6-5, 240, sr.; T Baylor Hahn, 6-3, 235, sr.; RB Kai Van Sickle, 6-1, 190, sr.
Defense: Coordinator (set) J.D. Johnson (3-5-3).
Returning starters - 8.
Top players DB Derek Chase, 6-0, 180, sr.; LB Max Clarke, 6-0, 205, sr.; LB Nathan Hull, 5-11, 220, sr.; LB Jakob Racimo, 6-0, 205, jr.; DL Tevyn Stevenson, 6-1, 255, sr.
Outlook: A newcomer to Class 2A and the EvCo, Capital wont be pulling any punches during non-league play with games against four formidable 4A schools (Newport, Olympia, Bothell and Bellarmine Prep). This group of seniors has shared the most success under Johnson two quarterfinals appearances, and one semifinal showing in 3A.
2012 Capital Football Schedule
Home games in CAPS. All games at 7 p.m. unless noted
* 2A Evergreen Conference game
Thursday, Aug. 30: at Newport
Friday, Sept. 7: OLYMPIA, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 14: BOTHELL
Saturday, Sept. 22: TUMWATER *
Friday, Sept. 28: at Centralia *
Friday, Oct. 5: at Bellarmine Prep
Friday, Oct. 12: BLACK HILLS *
Friday, Oct. 19: at W.F. West *
Friday, Oct. 26: RIVER RIDGE *
Coach: Jeff Zenisek, third year
Returning starters 8.
Top players: WR Devante Harris, 5-9, 170, sr.; RB Zack Chamberlain, 5-9, 175, jr.; QB Mac Shaw, 6-1, 205, sr.; OL Ben Petersen, 6-2, 205, sr.
Defense: Coordinator (set) Jeff Zenisek (4-3).
Returning starters 6.
Top players: DL Aaron Burch, 5-11, 190, sr.; DB Justin Conklin, 6-0, 150, sr.; LB Gabe Egge, 6-1, 170, sr.; DL Dominyc Nakano, 5-10, 180, jr.
Outlook: Wherever Devante Harris is on the field causes headaches for opposing coaches. The leagues reigning offensive MVP will see time at wide receiver, slot receiver and running back. The 7-3 record in 2011 was the second-most wins dating to the mid-1990s.
2012 Tenino Football Schedule
Home games in CAPS All games at 7 p.m.
* Southwest Washington 1A Evergreen game
Friday, Aug. 31: at Raymond
Friday, Sept. 7: WASHOUGAL
Friday, Sept. 14: ELMA *
Friday, Sept. 21: FORKS *
Friday, Sept. 28: at Rainier *
Friday, Oct. 5: at La Center
Friday, Oct. 12: MONTESANO *
Friday, Oct. 19: at Hoquiam *
Friday, Oct. 26: at Rochester *