Big Walnut Eagles 2022 Football Preview


Big Walnut Eagles

Head Coach: Rob Page
Years Head Coach (current school): 3
Record (current school): 16-6
Years Head Coach (overall): 7
Record (overall): 43-21

Assistant Coaches:
Jason Ross
Aaron Crabtree
Tony Eisnicher
Ryan Colletta
Parris Long
Paul Hardin
Bryan Nier
Tom Glissman
Rob Collier
Kevin Barbeau

Record last season: 7-0 / 12-1
League Affiliation: OCC Capital
Last year's playoff results: 2-1

Team's style of offense: Pro multiple

Top players returning on offense:
RB Nate Severs- 2300yds 38 TDs 1st team all state, OCC POY
QB Jake Nier- 1800yds 24 TDs
WR Nicky Pentello- 34 Catches, 542yds, 12 TDS 2nd team all state
OT Grant Conklin
WR Grant Coulson

Top players lost on offense:
OL Aiden Hernandez Ashland University
OL Wyatt Lenz

New impact players on offense:
WR Nate Snead
TE Brad Kildoo
WR/DB Teddy Dancer

Team's style of defense: 4-2-5

Top players returning on defense:
LB Garrett Stover 92 tackles 1st team all state 4 star recruit
DE Ethan Clawson 62 tackles 13 TFL’s 6 sacks 2nd team all OCC
DL Wes Skinner
DL Tyon Fountain

Top players lost on defense:
DB Lane Pritchard Ohio Wesleyan University
DB Dominic Salazar Wittenberg university
DL Christian Takitch lake Erie university
LB Lucas Tindall Tiffin University

New impact players on defense:
DL Kohan Lyles
WR/DB Teddy Dancer
DB Mike Conrad
DB Kyle Kline

Expected starters on special teams:
Cam Gladden kicker punter
Nate Severs, Garrett Stover Returners


Final Comments:
Our overall team speed is a strong, replacing key offensive lineman upfront and key defensive backs will be something that is a major emphasis in the preseason.