Pocatello High School
Conference: 4A District 5-6 Conference
Head Coach: Tom Harrison
Years as Head Coach: 11
Previous Experience: Snake River, Raft River, Ririe
Record Last Year: 2-7
State Titles: 2006
Willy Walker, Jeb Harrison, Matt Kennedy, Todd Praska, Rick Call, Jason Palmer
Who do you have coming back this year?
Treyton Palmer qb/db Tyson Belnap qb/db, Quinn Dayley fb/mlb/ Ben Kestner OL, Alex Iszler DL, Dakota Forest Rb/LB, Jeremiah Staples de, Zach Jensen C
Any Returning Players with Honors?
Treyton Palmer All Area db
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Dexter Gunter wr, Andy Burtenshaw ol, Nolan Fay OL
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Eric Adams WR/Db, Dominick Hernedez rb, Dillon Jorgenson db, Alex Guzman db, Jeremiah Kempworth mlb/te, Tyson Smith DE, Jarom Campos wr
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
We are multiple set offense, we have the ability to grind out yards and go to no huddle spread offense. We have lots of team speed and lots of weapons on offense.
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
We hope to score lots of points this year.
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
We could move the ball last year but struggled on defense. We have spent a lot of time this year working on defense. We hope to create more turnovers and stop the run.
Does your team have a motto/theme for the upcoming season?
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
Ability to change pace and systems.
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
Century is our cross town rival. Blackfoot and Rigby are tough conference games as well.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school football?
Its my real life passion. I starting coaching football at 12 years old. ( I was coaching older kids) and have been coaching every year since. But it my 32 year coaching high school football.
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
Everybody is somebody at our school.