Parma High School
Conference: 3A Snake River Valley Conference
Head Coach: Jake Walgamott
Years as Head Coach: 1st
Previous Experience: 4 years as defensive coordinator at Parma high school, 1 year assistant at Vallivue High School, 3 years at Marsing High School(2 years as DC and 1 year as Head Coach) 10 years assistant at Nampa High School
Record Last Year: 3-5
Jason Draney DC LB/RB, Chris Shepherd OL/DL, Mike Gaines WR/DB, Randy Riley LB/RB
Who do you have coming back this year?
Aaron Hezeltine QB # 7, ColtonStell OL/Dl #63, Kade Walgamott TE/LB #32, James Fowler OL/DL #75, Oscar Camacho OL/DL #77, Kyle Myers RB/LB #1, Jake Pool WR/DE #81
Any Returning Players with Honors?
Colton Stell 1st team SRV Kade Walgamott 2nd team SRV, Jimmy Dawson 2nd Team SRV
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Mason Shepherd, Dennis Nunez will be missed because of the depth of the O-line.
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Aaron Hezeltine QB # 7 Sr., ColtonStell OL/Dl #63 Sr., Kade Walgamott TE/LB #32 SR., James Fowler OL/DL #75 Sr,, Oscar Camacho OL/DL #77 Sr., Kyle Myers RB/LB #1 Sr., Jake Pool WR/DE #81 Jr., Jimmy Dawson RB/LB #21 Jr.
Photo By: Patty Theurer - #63 Colton Stell
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
Running the ball and quick passing.
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Tackling and reading keys.
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
No big plays
Does your team have a motto/theme for the upcoming season?
PRIDE passion, respect, integrity, discipline and excellence.
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
I am excited most by the number of kids that have made a commitment to improve Parma Football. We have averaged 33 kids in the weight room all summer.
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
All games are the must see games of the year. I want to have all of our fans at every game.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Leadership/Discipline our seniors have done a great job this summer.
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school football?
I love football and I want to improve the character of all the young men that I coach.
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
The home town pride.