Eleven years of playing football in Cougar Stadium came to an end Fri, Oct. 25 when Rancho Cotate High School’s football team hosted Analy High School for their senior game. Seniors Raymond Nixon, Jared Stocker, Anthony Scardina, Tai Peleti, Jack Reese and Sumari Jones started playing football in 2008 during the Rohnert Park Warriors first season, their first coach was Jim Adams, they played all levels of Warrior football before moving on to playing at Rancho. Gehrig Hotaling coached the boys during their final years at Rancho. The boys ended their league season by defeating Analy 49-13 and taking on Ukiah High School in Ukiah Fri, Nov. 8 and are fighting for a win and top seed for playoffs.
Photo by Jane Peleti