Game Preview: City High @ Pleasant Valley

Game time: Friday – 7:30 October 11th


Madelyn Hellwig

QB Raph Hamilton ’21

Aaron Stalkfleet, Reporter



City High: 2-4

Pleasant Valley: 2-4

Game Preview:

The City High Little Hawks get together with the Pleasant Valley Spartans in a critical conference game. As for City High; They are coming off a tough road loss to Davenport North in which they lost 43-19. On the other side, Pleasant Valley is coming off a win on the road 30-27 against Muscatine. Both teams RB’s will be on full display with Tonka Hickman ‘20 for City High and Brandon DePover ‘20 for Pleasant Valley. The Little Hawks are going to have their hands full, however, with the triple-option offense of Pleasant Valley. Both teams look to improve to 3-4 on the season.


Players to Watch:

City High

QB Raph Hamilton JR: 33/77(42.9%) 489 yards passing 14.8 yds/comp  1INT:2TDs 

102.2 QBR        69 rush attempts for 282 yards  4.1 yds/carry 2 TDs

RB Tonka Hickman SR: 132 rush attempts for 611 yards 4.6yds/carry 8 TDs

WR Jacob Means JR: 5 receptions for 105 yards 21 yds/catch

WR Gable Mitchell SO: 8 receptions for 95 yards 11.9 yds/catch 

Pleasant Valley 

QB Ryan Mumey JR: 39/72(54.2%) 419 yards passing 10.7 yds/comp  1INT:2TDs  

QBR 109.4        32 rush attempts for 273 yards  8.5 yds/carry 3 TDs 

RB Brandon DePover SR: 50 rush attempts for 206 yards 4.1 yds/carry 1 TD

RB Caden Kipper JR: 35 rush attempts for 180 yards 5.1 yds/carry