Idaho Falls High School
Conference: 5A District 5-6 Conference
Head Coach: Pete Molino
Years as Head Coach: 2nd
Previous Experience: Idaho State University 1996, Grid Kid for few years, then Idaho Falls High School as a position coach for a couple years.
Record Last Year: 8-2
Sean Powell – Offensive Coordinator,
Ben Wells – Defensive Coordinator,
Tyler Mills – RBs,
Randy Turnage – Defensive Line,
Nick Brown – LB’s,
Darin Munk – DB’s
Who do you have coming back this year?
Jake Thornberry – QB/RB Senior;
Ben Strobel – Center Senior;
Connor Cammack – WR/TE Senior;
Stockton Despot – WR Senior;
Brenon Whitt - RB/WR Senior;
Trai Linesenman – LB/RB Senior;
Trevor Hott – QB/WR Senior;
Logan Everude – Corner Senior;
Sloan Schmitt – OLB Senior;
Jared Grimaud – DT Senior;
Any Returning Players with Honors?
Ben Strobel- All Conference, Jared Grimaud – All Conference
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
AJ Martin QB – Impact player, leader, great arm;
Clayton Powell – WR/DB phenomenal Athlete, excellent football knowledge, impact player;
Dakota Baker – WR ,Speed;
Jake Wright – WR/DB, speed;
Trevor Baird – OG, size and experience;
McKay Tucker – OG size, experience;
Photo By: Brad Barlow - #14 Jake Thornberry
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
Jake Thornberry at RB … strong quick runner
Conner Cammack at WR – Good speed, 6 foot 5 and great hands.
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Aggressive, speed and a lot of players with a mean streak. Tough.
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
Stopping the run game. More pressure on QB’s. Increased turnovers.
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
Emotion Bowl – 50th Anniversary!
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school football?
to be a part of kids learning who they are. How to be a man. Development of character and honor.
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
Great FANS! Love our fans. Great student body and support from the school. Excellent athletic history .