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Rochester Zebras #11 in 2A preseason football coaches poll

It was just three seasons ago that Rochester football failed to even register a win.

Now, the Zebras are considered one of the top 2A teams in the state.

Rochester is ranked 11th in the preseason 2A IFCA poll. 

The Zebras have come far in a short amount of time.  Bouncing back from 2020's winless campaign to a 5-3 mark in 2021 that ended with a first round sectional loss to LaVille.  Last season, the Zebras surged to a 10-2 mark. The only losses were to rival Tippecanoe Valley (9-2 last season) and in the sectional championship game to Lafayette Central Catholic (9-4).

Rochester opens the 2023 season at Wabash on August 18 on GIANT fm Sports on WROI.