2018 Team Spotlight: Merrillville Pirates

logo-Merrillville-PiratesMERRILLVILLE PIRATES

HEAD COACH: Brad Seiss (13-20 in 4th Year at Merrillville; 26-37 in 7th Year Overall)

2017 SEASON: 1-9, Lost in Sectional Opener

NEW OPPONENTS IN 2018: None

GONE FROM THE SCHEDULE: None

8/17

at Andrean

W, 20-14

8/24

Penn

L, 16-28

9/1

Crown Point

W, 26-21

9/7

at Portage

W, 39-0

9/14

Michigan City

L, 21-42

9/21

at LaPorte

7:00

9/28

Valparaiso

7:00

10/5

Lake Central

7:00

10/12

at Chesterton

7:00

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY

Sectionals: 11 (’76, ’85, ’92, ’04, ’05, ’07, ’08, ’09, ’12, ’14, ’15)

Regionals: 6 (’76, ’92, ’05, ’07, ’09, ’12)

Semi-State: 1 (1976)

State Championships: 1 (1976)

HOME STADIUM
Demaree Stadium

CONFERENCE
Duneland

SECTIONAL
Class 6A Sectional #1

ENROLLMENT
2,214

WINNING % – LAST 5 SEASONS

2017: 1-9; 10%
2016: 5-6; 45%
2015: 7-5; 58%
2014: 6-6; 50%
2013: 9-2; 82%

logo-Merrillville-PiratesMERRILLVILLE PIRATES

HEAD COACH: Brad Seiss (13-20 in 4th Year at Merrillville; 26-37 in 7th Year Overall)

2017 SEASON: 1-9, Lost in Sectional Opener

NEW OPPONENTS IN 2018: None

GONE FROM THE SCHEDULE: None

17-Aug

Andrean

W, 20-14

24-Aug

Penn

L, 16-28

1-Sep

Crown Point

W, 26-21

7-Sep

at Portage

W, 39-0

14-Sep

Michigan City

L, 21-42

21-Sep

at LaPorte

7:00

28-Sep

Valpo

7:00

5-Oct

Lake Central

7:00

12-Oct

at Chesterton

7:00

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY

Sectionals: 11 (’76, ’85, ’92, ’04, ’05, ’07, ’08, ’09, ’12, ’14, ’15)

Regionals: 6 (’76, ’92, ’05, ’07, ’09, ’12)

Semi-State: 1 (1976)

State Championships: 1 (1976)

HOME STADIUM
Demaree Stadium

CONFERENCE
Duneland

SECTIONAL
Class 6A Sectional #1

ENROLLMENT
2,214

WINNING % – LAST 5 SEASONS

2017: 1-9; 10%
2016: 5-6; 45%
2015: 7-5; 58%
2014: 6-6; 50%
2013: 9-2; 82%
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