Mountain Home High School
Conference: 4A Southern Idaho Conference
Head Coach: Aaron Rodney
Years as Head Coach: 3rd
Previous Experience: 2002-03 West Jordan High School (UT) Assistant,
2004 Truman State University (MO) Assistant,
2005-06 Oklahoma Panhandle State University (OK) Assistant,
2007-09 Dakota State University (SD) Assistant,
2010-2011 Bacone College (OK) Assistant,
2012-Present Mountain Home High School (Head Coach)
Record Last Year: 1-8
State Titles: None
Who do you have coming back this year?
Jessie Cobos QB SR,
Christen Riedel OL/DL SR,
Josh Deal OL/LB SR,
Colt Lohmeier OL/LB SR,
AJ Daniels WR/DB SR,
Jonathan Deese LB SR,
Jake Ryan RB/LB SR,
Justin Lawrence WR/DB JR,
Tanner Sessions LB SR
Any Returning Players with Honors?
Christen Riedel 2nd team all-conference OL, Jake Ryan 2nd Team all-Conference LB
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Ryan Eckstrom RB – 90% of our run game production.
Danny Brescia WR/FS – Key target in Passing Game.
Jiame Martinez – Anchored DL.
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Brad Forman DB SR,
Luke Lockard WR/DB SR,
Tyler Park WR/LB SR,
Chris Smith WR/DB SR,
Chris Wright RB/DB SO,
Dale Knox OL/DL JR,
Taylor Ogaard OL/DL JR,
Aaron Spencer OL/DL SR
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
Cut down on Turnovers
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Overall speed aggressiveness
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
Does your team have a motto/theme for the upcoming season?
“Hold the Line”
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
Skyview. Good measuring stick to see where we are as a program.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Staying injury free
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school football?
Developing young men for the future.