Here is an inside look at the 2019 Inglemoor Vikings football team.
2018 IN REVIEW
5-4 in 4A KingCo Crown (third place)
Steve Hannan, third season
Offense – 7. Defense – 6.
TOP OFFENSIVE PLAYERS
OL Brayden Costilla, 6-2, 285, sr.
RB Jake Dick, 6-0, 180, sr.
RB Colby Ryden, 5-11, 160, sr.
QB Kolby Solomon, 5-11, 160, jr.
RB Trevor Thurman, 6-3, 215, sr.
TOP DEFENSIVE PLAYERS
DL Brayden Costilla, 6-2, 285, sr.
DB Jake Dick, 6-0, 180, sr.
DB Colby Ryden, 5-11, 160, sr.
DB Nick Samuels, 6-0, 170, jr.
LB Trevor Thurman, 6-3, 215, sr.
THREE TO SEE
Brayden Castilla, defensive lineman
Best of senior-dominant line, he anchors defense with brute strength, edgy attitude
Kolby Solomon, quarterback
His dual-threat success might have been a surprise to 4A KingCo coaches, but not his
Trevor Thurman, linebacker
Fourth-year starter has ranked No. 1 or 2 in total tackles in league past two seasons
One of the most under-appreciated coaching jobs in the state came from this school last season as one of its alums — Steve Hannan — directed the Vikings to their first winning season since 2011 after winning three games total in a four-year stretch (2014-17).
Was it a fluke? Hannan thinks the rest of the league might consider it that way.
But with this program, it’s all about who is in the boat — and starts with Solomon, who showed uncanny composure for a sophomore in his first year starting. He already holds a baseball scholarship offer from Gonzaga.
Thurman and Jake Dick are both high-volume running backs who are expected to split series’ this season. Thurman is pure power; Dick is a one-cut burner who can also barrel over defenders.
And with an all-senior offensive line, Inglemoor certainly wants a shot to get into the 4A KingCo crossover game to reach the postseason for the first time since 2007.
Sept. 6: at Meadowdale, 8 p.m.
Sept. 13: at Roosevelt, 7 p.m.
Sept. 20: Juanita, 7 p.m.
Sept. 26: Redmond, 7 p.m.
Oct. 3: at North Creek, 7 p.m.
Oct. 10: Newport of Bellevue, 7 p.m.
Oct. 17: at Woodinville, 7 p.m.
Oct. 25: Bothell, 7 p.m.