Vallivue High School
Conference: 5A Southern Idaho Conference - West Division Pod B
Head Coach: Layne Coffin
Years as Head Coach: 8
Previous Experience: Hillcrest High, Snow College, Century High, Marsh Valley High
Record Last Year: 3-6
State Titles: 1999 4A
Mike Mcnabb, Dustin Aldous, Kevin Schimmelphinig, Brandon Dahle
Who do you have coming back this year?
(Regan Sonderman 12 WR/DB)
(Esai Longoria 11 DE/TE)
(Kyle Grant 12 OL/DL)
(Jake Cornforth 12 TE/DE)
(Spenser Medel 11 LB)
(Kyle Henkel 12 RB/DB)
(Atiai Mataafa OL/DL)
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Kyle Grant 2nd team All Conference OL, Esai Longoria 2nd Team All – Conference DE
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
Offensive Line: Jordan Fiorica, Kyle Grant, Colter Hadden, Tony Garcia, Atiai Mataafa, Jacob Bittick
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Defensive line: Robert Schuler, Esai Longoria, Jake Cornforth, Drue Johnson. Know where you're going!
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
Run Defense, Pressure on the QB
Does your team have a motto/theme for the upcoming season?
We want to be Tough, Execute & Finish plays!
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
Our kids character and attitude
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
Caldwell, first time we have played them in a few years. Natural Rivalry, where it all begins.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Better defense and offensive completion percentage.
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school football?
The kids still make me smile. Lots of good young men who play the game of football. It give me lots of hope for the future.
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
Just good people at Vallivue High - Teachers, Administration & kids. I enjoy coming to work.