MOUNTAIN PINE: Red Devils under new leadership of Counce

Conference: 7-2A
Coach: Sam Counce
’15 Record: 1-9

Last fall, the Mountain Pine Red Devils won their first game since 2011. Sam Counce takes over the program as the new head coach.

Sophomore Eli Browning takes over at quarterback. Senior Tyson Stewart returns to provide experience at running back and receiver. Sophomores Kedric Jenkins and Dillon Darrach join Stewart in the backfield. Receivers include junior Chad Graves, senior Trey Miser, sophomore Colton Roberts, senior Bailey Nichols, sophomore Ja’on Smith and sophomore Dalton Wetherington. Senior Brenndon Palmer; juniors Carter Chapman and Colton Buckner; and sophomores Ellison Caldwell and Chris Godwin make up the offensive line.

Palmer and Buckner (defensive line); Chapman, Jenkins, Darrach, Roberts and Browning (linebackers); and Stewart, Graves and Miser (defensive backs) make up the Red Devil defense.

5 Players to Watch:
Eli Browning (Soph. QB)
Tyson Stewart (Sr. RB/DB)
Chad Graves (Jr. WR/DB)
Brenndon Palmer (Sr. OL/DL)
Trey Miser (Sr. WR/DB)


1 Must-see Game:
“Dierks to start conference play.” — 501 staff

2016 Schedule:
Sept. 2        at Jessieville
Sept. 9        at Cutter Morning Star
Sept. 16    Woodlawn
Sept. 23    Dierks
Sept. 30    at Mineral Springs
Oct. 7        Murfreesboro
Oct. 14        at Spring Hill
Oct. 21        Lafayette County
Oct. 28        Mount Ida
Nov. 4        at Foreman