Medina's Jalin Cooper, who will take his size, speed and athleticism to Toledo of the Mid-American Conference after graduation, is just one of the many must-see talents in Western New York this coming season.
Not all of them are seniors. Here are some of the other prime-time players looking to lead their respective teams to success while giving fans a reason to cheer, a…
Bennett Tigers (8-3)
Coach: Stevenson McDuffie, sixth season
Home field: All High Stadium
Program founded: Unknown
Outlook: After winning the program's first Section VI championship, the Tigers move up from Class A into the big-boys classification – their fourth different class in as many seasons. While Bennett has made three straight sectional finals, the nucl…
Paul Burgio may be a first-time head coach, but he's no stranger to Clarence football.
He's logged 24 seasons as an assistant with the program, including the Red Devils' Section VI Class AA championship year back in 2010 under then-head coach Tom Goddard.
When Goddard stepped down, the district stayed in house – hiring another member of Goddard's …