Football Friday Preview: Magna Vista Warriors

Magna Vista WarriorsHead coach: Joe Favero (7th year)Last year's record/playoff result: 11-2, lost to eventual state champion Northside in third round of playoffs

Starters Back: 5 on offense, 2 on defense Key Players (with position(s)): Shoalin McGuire QB, Jacquez Hairston RB

Game(s) to circle on the calendar: Sept. 5th - at Dan River, Oct. 10th - Martinsville, Oct. 17 - G.W. Click this link to see Magna Vista's schedule: CLICK HERESummary: Magna Vista should again be very athletic. The Warriors return junior quarterback Shoalin McGuire, who threw for 2400 yards last year plus junior running back Jacquez Hairston, a 1,000-yard rusher. Magna Vista was hit hard by graduation, 28 seniors are gone. The Warriors return five starters on offense, just two on defense. Head Coach Joe Favero says he's eager to see how his younger guys will step up, they've waited their turn and now a lot will get their shot to play.