Redmond High School football preview | At a glance

A look at the season schedule, top returners and impact newcomers for the 2012 Redmond High School football team.

• Head coach: Jeff Chandler, third season

• Last year: 0-9

• 2012 turnout numbers: 115, including 25 freshman.


• Aug. 31 at Mercer Island

• Sept. 7 vs. Interlake

• Sept. 14 vs. Ballard

• Sept. 21 at Snohomish

• Sept. 28 vs. Bothell

• Oct. 5 at Inglemoor

• Oct. 12 vs. Woodinville (homecoming game)

• Oct. 19 at Eastlake

• Oct. 25, 26 or 27: Kingco cross-division game; date, opponent TBD

* All games kick off at 7 p.m.


• Sr. Boris Chkodrov: Third-year starter will be force on both the offensive and defensive lines.

• Sr. Kyle Chandler: Second-year starter at linebacker will also line up in a variety of positions on offense.

• Sr. Sven Moi: Started last year at safety, but will play linebacker this year.

• Sr. Danny Katz: Another solid returning starter at linebacker who will be a big contributor.

• Sr. Everett Boker: Defensive lineman is the younger brother of former Redmond standout, James, and will be a menace to opposing offenses

• Jr. Colton Sedoo: Started at defensive tackle last, but will play linebacker.

• Jr. Carson Champagne: Returning starter will help solidify Mustangs’ back-line defense from his safety position.

• Jr. Zach Wheat: Quarterback will trigger Mustangs’ opportunistic spread offense after starting the last two games of last season.

• Jr. Ian Seabrooks: At 6-foot-5, 280 pounds, the returning starter will be a force to be reckoned with on the offensive line.


• Jr. Chris Carpenter: Potential standout playing in his first varsity season after missing last fall with a back injury.

• Jr. Bryce Steckler: Also missed last season due to a back injury and will be strong contributor as both a running back and defensive back.


• Friday, Oct. 19 at Eastlake: A much-anticipated rivalry matchup on the road against Eastlake, where Chandler formerly coached. “It’s always a big game,” Chandler said of the matchup.


Before taking over the heading coach duties at Redmond in 2010, Coach Chandler coached Nooksack Valley near Ferndale, Wash. from 1996-98 and Kingco rival Eastlake from 1999-2004.