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September 3, 2013

Football Lions open Saturday

Round six of Lockport-Starpoint rivalry series at the Max

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LOCKPORT —

Among the key returners are three-year starting quarterback Daniel Bronson, now a senior. The Lions will once again implement a no-huddle offense — something which has given opposing defenses fits for the past three seasons.
Bronson enters the season as one of the most highly-touted QBs in the section. Besides throwing the ball with accuracy and touch, Bronson will hand the ball off to fleet-footed Nick Hamilton, a member of the school’s record-setting 4-by-100 relay quartet last spring. Townsend, a great two-way player, will also carry the ball extensively, as will Tyler Fraas, who’s up from the JV and looking good at practice and scrimmages.
Defensively, new coordinator Brendan Brady from Williamsville East is implementing a new scheme that should make the most out of their top talents in three-year starters linebacker Moziah Townsend and linemen Marshall Taylor and Marcellus Hinton. Other LHS key returners include experienced defensive backs Javon Jenkins and Josiah Chandler.
Matt Vermette returns to coach the Lions’ offensive line and Trait Smith to coach the defensive linemen. Bronson said both units are learning and making progress every day.
 

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