RECRUITING COLORADO UPDATE 8/14/18

The Senior linemen from Cherry Creek High School made his verbal commitment known via twitter.


This marks the 20th player in the talented class of 2019 to declare prior to the start of the 2018 fall season.

Marcus Miller 2019 WR 5’8″ 160 Greenwood Village, CO Air Force
Brad Roberts 2019 RB 6’0″ 208 Arvada, CO Air Force
Dominick Pallotto 2019 OL 6’3″ 280 Greenwood Village, CO Air Force
Alec Pell 2019 ATH 6’4″ 220 Greenwood Village, CO Colorado (Boise St)
Ty Evans 2019 QB 6’2″ 185 Monument, CO Colorado
Joshia Davis 2019 WR 5’10” 180 Highlands Ranch, CO Colorado
Austin Johnson 2019 OL 6’4″ 265 Highlands Ranch, CO Colorado
Jake Wiley 2019 OL 6’6″ 260 Centennial, CO Colorado
Aidan Cullen 2019 DE 6’5″ 235 Monument, CO Colorado State
Alex Padilla 2019 QB 6’2″ 195 Greenwood Village, CO Iowa
Hayden Isenhart 2019 DE 6’4″ 235 Aurora, CO Montana State
Luke McCaffrey 2019 ATH 6’2″ 180 Highlands Ranch, CO Nebraska
Michael Lynn 2019 OL 6’7″ 280 Greenwood Village, CO Nebraska
Aiden Kneller 2019 ATH 6’1″ 206 Greenwood Village, CO New Mexico
Colin Lavell 2019 OL 6’3″ 260 Parker, CO North Dakota
Isaac Townsend 2019 DE 6’7″ 235 Arvado, CO Oregon
Barrett Miller 2019 OL 6’5″ 250 Centennial, CO Stanford
Kain Medrano 2019 WR 6’3″ 200 Pueblo, CO UCLA
DavidI Hoage 2019 DE 6’3″ 235 Aurora, CO UNC
Billy Pospisil 2019 WR 5’11” 190 Arvada, CO Washington St.

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303GONZO.COM SPOTLIGHT Discovery Canyon

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Head coach – Shawn Mitchell

How they fared in 2017: Overall 6-5 League 4-1 Round one playoff knock out to a talented Palisade team.

2018 Regular Season Schedule:

Date Opponent
8/25 1:00p
Location: Discovery Canyon High School
8/31 7:00p
Location: Discovery Canyon High School
9/8 10:00a
Game Details: Pueblo South High School
9/14 7:00p
Location: Holy Family High School
9/21 7:00p
Location: Discovery Canyon High School
10/5 7:00p
Location: Discovery Canyon High School
10/12 7:00p
Game Details: All-City Field
10/20 1:00p
Location: Discovery Canyon High School
10/26 7:00p
Location: Lutheran High School
11/2 7:00p
Location: Palmer Ridge High School

Biggest storyline: Can the Thunder beat Pueblo East again? The thrilling 35-34 victory gave them a boost of confidence heading into two powerhouse teams the following weeks.

Names to watch this season: Zack Anderson DE/QB, Marshall Pike RB, Nick Monahan ILB/RB, Ryan Monteleone CB/RB and Tanner McCrary OLB.

Biggest holes to fill: Top 3 leading tacklers and playmakers on defense. On offense skill positions or WR and RB, but underclassmen received reps in 2017.

Gonzo’s Early Take: Being in the 3A Central is rough with the likes of  TJ and Palmer Ridge and playing Pueblo East is going to be the games to circle. A host of Seniors should help contribute to The Thunders success. RPI should help Discovery Canyon but their fate is in their own hands. Depth will be a key for long term success. The opening weekend contest is a game to watch in Loveland or the I-25 series.

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@303Gonzo Preseason Top 10 4A Rankings

The preseason polls take a lot of time to formulate, but hey who knows Colorado Football 24/7 and 365 better than @303Gonzo ?
So almost every poll will have the defending state champion ranked number one which I have considered a joke. Just like the stock market, past performances do not dictate future progress. Each year there is a significant amount of graduation that affects every team. However, the teams that develop underclassmen will often win more frequently. So as we go in depth each week you might see some sophomores and juniors trump seniors for playing time which is the way competitive sports should be. Especially if you believe the best 11 should be on the field regardless of age or graduation year.
NOTE: Pueblo South the 2017 State Champions move down to 3A.

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4A

1 Loveland
2 Broomfield
3 Chatfield
4 Fruita Monument
5 Windsor
6 Pine Creek
7 Ponderosa
8 Dakota Ridge
9 Pueblo West
10 Vista Ridge

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303GONZO SPOTLIGHT Pueblo South

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Head coach – Ryan Goddard

How they fared in 2017:  Overall 13-1 League 5-0 • 4A State Champions. The only blemish was aone point loss to rival Pueblo West in a double overtime  contest early in the season. The incredible season was capped off with a state championship title.

2018 Regular Season Schedule:

8/24 7:00p
Game Details: Holy Family High School, Football Field
8/31 7:00p
Game Details: Dutch Clark Stadium
9/8 10:00a
Game Details: Pueblo South High School
 BYE
9/21 7:00p
Location: Palmer Ridge High School
9/27 7:00p
Game Details: Dutch Clark Stadium
10/5 7:00p
Game Details: Dutch Clark Stadium
10/11 7:00p
Game Details: Dutch Clark Stadium
10/19 6:00p
Location: Durango High School
10/26 7:00p
Location: Pueblo Centennial High School
11/1 7:00p
Location: Pueblo Central High School

Biggest storyline: Coach of the year in 4A Ryan Goddard will have to work his magic this year as Pueblo South dropped classifications to 3A. The 2018 team will have a target on their back as state champions. Meanwhile Goddard will have to rebuild and he does have some talents that will need reps to get better each week.

Names to watch this season: Logan Petit, Cole Sniff, Cedric Tillman, Jackson Dickerson, Connor Huth, Quinton Sanders, RJ Micheli and Andy Smith.

Biggest holes to fill: The entire offensive production except for one player. A senior led team in 2017 looks for the next man up to capture the glory of last season.

Gonzo’s Early Take: Everyone remembers the champions but seldom do they realize it takes consistency to remain on the top. Ryan Goddard will look to build on the foundation and success of 2017. The Colts have some talents but dropping to 3A is no easy task. Erie and defending 4A champions Palmer Ridge in non conference will test the Colts early. The community and geographical games in P-Town will unquestionably be fun down the stretch. Pueblo is reminiscent of communities in Texas and other states that embrace Friday Night Lights. The Colts will enjoy the glory of 2017 but will need to compete in non conference and win the final 5 in conference to get back to the playoffs. Circle October 5th versus a hungry Pueblo East that should be a thriller.

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5A August PREVIEW TOP 10 Review

The preseason polls take a lot of time to formulate but hey who knows Colorado Football 24/7 and 365 better than @303Gonzo ?
So almost every poll will have the defending state champion ranked number one which I have considered a joke. Just like the stock market, past performances do not dictate future progress. Each year there is a significant amount of graduation that affects every team. However, the teams that develop underclassmen will often win more frequently. So as we go in depth each week you might see some sophomores and juniors trump seniors for playing time which is the way competitive sports should be. Especially if you believe the best 11 should be on the field regardless of age or graduation year. All of that being said here are 5, 5A teams that are Preseason Top 10 playing on Thursday August 23rd that will kickoff the 2018 season.

Thursday Night Lights include these preseason favorites:
The #1 Columbine Rebels (Littleton, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Denver East (Denver, CO) on Thursday, August 23 @ 6pm. Game Details: @ Jeffco Stadium

The #2 Pomona Panthers have an out of state contest in Florida vs. Class 8A Oak Ridge (Orlando, FL) on Thursday, August 23 @ 8p.

The #6 Doherty Spartans (Colorado Springs, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. #3 Cherry Creek Bruins(Greenwood Village, CO) on Thursday, August 23 @ 7pm.

The #4 Grandview Wolves (Aurora, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Chaparral (Parker, CO) on Thursday, August 23 @ 7pm.

Friday Night Lights include these preseason favorites:
The Faith Lutheran (Las Vegas, NV) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. #5 Valor Christian Eagles (Highlands Ranch, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7p.

The Boulder (CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. rival school #7 Fairview Knights (Boulder, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 5:30p. Game Details: Christian Recht Field

The Eaglecrest Raptors (Centennial, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. #8 Highlands Ranch Falcons(CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7pm. Game Details: Legacy Stadium, Football Field

The #9 Ralston Valley Mustangs (Arvada, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Mountain Vista (Highlands Ranch, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7p.

The #10 Arapahoe Warriors varsity football team has an away non-conference game @ Adams City (Commerce City, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7p.

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#1 Columbine
#2 Pomona
#3 Cherry Creek
#4 Grandview
#5 Valor Christian
#6 Doherty
#7 Fairview
#8 Highlands Ranch
#9 Ralston Valley
#10 Arapahoe

5A had a lot of movement with head coaching and assistants. In addition graduation hit many teams hard that had multiple year starters. Many teams will look to replace quarterbacks or hope that some developed well in the off season and during 7 on 7. Some teams just hope to find one that can manage the games during the season. In addition to QBs, Defense will be a struggle for many teams as interior defensive linemen will be a premium in 2018 as will be shut down DBs in a game that will post many basketball scores again in non conference play.
The graduating class of 2019 is probably the best group of overall Colorado football preps players the state has seen in some time. As of August 9, 2018 19 players have verbally committed to post secondary schools. Many will hope to decide prior to the season which begins August 23rd, only 13 days away. However, there are about two dozen players that are waiting for official in season visitations to make their decision. December 19-21, 2019 that will be the time frame early verbal commitments become viable. In 2018 we saw 53 players claim D1 schools as their next destination and 2019 should easily surpass that number, especially with some hidden gems that were NOT football camp, 7 on 7 or combine kids rather multiple sport athletes.
NOTE:
5A EXPANDING to 24 playoff teams forced an 11 week schedule that eliminated zero week. Now 23 teams will be granted an automatic bid via RPI and conference titles. 5A Conferences comprise of 5 six team leagues and one group of 10 for a total of 40 teams in 5A, the highest classification in Colorado. 6 conference winning teams will enjoy a round one bye week in addition to two others via RPI for a total of 8. The first weekend of November will be a bye week in 5A for the top 8 finishers while the other 16 teams try to advance from week 11 playoff matchups or play in games to the elite 16 in round two. Thus Week 12 will be playoff season as we have been accustomed to in previous seasons of 16 teams playing post season football. Week 13 quarterfinals. Week 14 semifinals. Week 15 finals or Championship Saturday as 4A and 5A will play at Mile High Stadium.
The following shows the 2017 team records for the new 2 year cyle realignment. It is obvious that 2 conferences stand out just like the days of Centennial and Jeffco. The idea was to make it regional to cut on travel costs from the waterfall but it was not perfect as no one wanted Valor in their conference. So here is the make up of class 5A conferences for the next two seasons:

Class 5A
NORTH METRO WEST SOUTH METRO SOUTH METRO EAST 10
Fairview 10-2 Pomona 12-2 Regis Jesuit 10-2 Valor Christian 11-1 Eaglecrest 13-1 Far Northeast 6-4
Horizon 6-4 Columbine 11-2 Chaparral 7-4 Highlands Ranch 6-5 Grandview 10-2 Northglenn 5-5
Legacy 6-4 Lakewood 8-3 Doherty 7-3 Mountain Vista 5-5 Cherry Creek 9-3 Mountain Range 4-6
Poudre 6-5 Arvada West 7-4 Legend 5-5 Rock Canyon 5-5 Overland 5-5 Rangeview 3-7
Fossil Ridge 2-8 Ralston Valley 6-5 Fountain-Fort Carson 4-7 ThunderRidge 3-7 Cherokee Trail 4-6 Boulder 3-7
Rocky Mountain 3-7 Mullen 5-6 Douglas County 3-7 Castle View 1-9 Arapahoe 3-7 Denver East 2-8
Prairie View 1-9
Westminster 1-9
Smoky Hill 1-9
Adams City 1-9
Conference W/L
33-30 49-22 36-28 31-27 44-24 27-73
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@303Gonzo Preseason Top 10 3A

Here are the 2018 3A teams that are @303Gonzo Preseason Top 10 playing on Thursday August 23rd – August 25th that will kickoff the 2018 season. Zero week is no longer and Colorado now has 11 weeks of play. A bye week for many except for 5A. Non conference games are again played 1-5 and conference 6-10. Again the exception is 5A and league of 10 with 1 non conference and 9 conference matches.

The 4A Pine Creek (Colorado Springs, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. 3A and #1 Palmer Ridge (Monument, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7pm.
Palmer Ridge is loaded and has the target on their back and one of very few teams that won state last year and will remain #1 in the pre season polls. By now many have heard about their Elite 11 QB but they have depth on both sides of the ball and will be in it ti win it come December.

#2 Erie (CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Evergreen (CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7p.

#3 Mead (Longmont, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Lewis-Palmer (Monument, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7p.

#4 Pueblo East (Pueblo, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. #5 Roosevelt (Johnstown, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7pm. Game Details: Dutch Clark Stadium

#6 Palisade varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. #7 Durango (CO) on Thursday, August 30 @ 7p.

#8 Frederick varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Kennedy (Denver, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7p.

#9 Discovery Canyon varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Mountain View (Loveland, CO) on Saturday, August 25 @ 1p.

4A Silver Creek (Longmont, CO) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. #10  Thomas Jefferson (Denver, CO) on Friday, August 24 @ 7pm. Game Details: Everly Montgomery Field.

@303Gonzo Preseason Top 10
#1 Palmer Ridge
#2 Erie
#3 Mead
#4 Pueblo East
#5 Roosevelt
#6 Palisade
#7 Durango
#8 Frederick
#9 Discovery Canyon
#10 Thomas Jefferson
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RECRUITING COLORADO UPDATE 8/9/18

The senior linemen from Aurora and Eaglecrest made his verbal commitment on twitter today.


Miller becomes the 19th player out of the talented class of 2019.

Marcus Miller 2019 WR 5’8″ 160 Greenwood Village, CO Air Force
Brad Roberts 2019 RB 6’0″ 208 Arvada, CO Air Force
Alec Pell 2019 ATH 6’4″ 220 Greenwood Village, CO Colorado (Boise St)
Ty Evans 2019 QB 6’2″ 185 Monument, CO Colorado
Joshia Davis 2019 WR 5’10” 180 Highlands Ranch, CO Colorado
Austin Johnson 2019 OL 6’4″ 265 Highlands Ranch, CO Colorado
Jake Wiley 2019 OL 6’6″ 260 Centennial, CO Colorado
Aidan Cullen 2019 DE 6’5″ 235 Monument, CO Colorado State
Alex Padilla 2019 QB 6’2″ 195 Greenwood Village, CO Iowa
Hayden Isenhart 2019 DE 6’4″ 235 Aurora, CO Montana State
Luke McCaffrey 2019 ATH 6’2″ 180 Highlands Ranch, CO Nebraska
Michael Lynn 2019 OL 6’7″ 280 Greenwood Village, CO Nebraska
Aiden Kneller 2019 ATH 6’1″ 206 Greenwood Village, CO New Mexico
Colin Lavell 2019 OL 6’3″ 260 Parker, CO North Dakota
Isaac Townsend 2019 DE 6’7″ 235 Arvado, CO Oregon
Barrett Miller 2019 OL 6’5″ 250 Centennial, CO Stanford
Kain Medrano 2019 WR 6’3″ 200 Pueblo, CO UCLA
DavidI Hoage 2019 DE 6’3″ 235 Aurora, CO UNC
Billy Pospisil 2019 WR 5’11” 190 Arvada, CO Washington St.

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Broadcast TV about ratings/match ups

AltitudeTV has been kicking the tires on covering high school football in 2018. While cord cutting has been on the rise it is apparent viewers want some local content. Apparently it will not be on Friday nights and while the regular season is 11 weeks this year starting August 23rd, viewers will have to settle for 8 dates all in the 5A classification with nearly half on Thursday nights. The casual fan will see some familiar names are on the list, but not necessarily the best matchups or rivalry games one would anticipate.
As local preps coverage has been weak in recent years something is better than nothing. However, like any stock market prospectus, past performances do not translate into future growth. Also the largest classification of 5A is again over represented and not enough diversity.

**Altitude officials indicated the Cherokee Trail vs Arapahoe and Cherry Creek vs Eaglecrest games may be swapped for other matchups.
Here our our thoughts.
Since CCSD has streamTV at every home game, the following would be better match ups:
Palmer Ridge vs. Pueblo South on Friday, September 21 @ 7p.
Mead vs. Erie on Friday, September 28 @ 7p.
Grandview vs. Arapahoe at LPS on Oct. 11 @ 7 p.
ThunderRidge vs. Rock Canyon on Friday, October 12 @ 7p.
Chatfield vs. Dakota Ridge on Thursday, October 18 @ 7p.

*Altitude Preliminary schedule released

    1. Friday Sept. 7, 7 p.m., Pomona vs. Valor Christian
    2. Thursday Sept. 13, 7 p.m. Pomona vs. Cherry Creek
    3. Friday Sept. 21, 7 p.m., Grandview vs. Mullen
    4. Friday Sept. 28, 7 p.m., Cherokee Trail vs. Arapahoe**
    5. Friday Oct. 5, 7 p.m., Arapahoe vs. Cherry Creek
    6. Friday Oct. 12, 7 p.m., Cherry Creek vs. Eaglecrest**
    7. Thursday Oct. 18, 7 p.m., Valor Christian vs. ThunderRidge
    8. Thursday Oct. 25, 7 p.m., Arvada West vs. Columbine

For those wondering if these teams are Top 10 we released multiple 5A rankings since December 2017 and as of August 8th we have the latest @303Gonzo 5A offering:

  1. Columbine
  2. Pomona
  3. Cherry Creek
  4. Grandview
  5. Valor Christian
  6. Doherty
  7. Fairview
  8. Highlands Ranch
  9. Ralston Valley
  10. Arapahoe

There are 40 teams in 5A and a vast majority will rely on RPI and strength of schedule. Some teams have new coaches and better conference match ups. In the end depth will be an issue and the usual teams from the Centennial and Jeffco areas named Metro East and Metro West will dominate the playing field. From 7 to 16 it will be a battle to secure a top 8 seed in a classification that expanded to 24 playoff teams. From 17 to 24 it will be a charity to get a round one November playoff spot as they are all bubble teams. Senior heavy teams will dominate but those that play underclassmen will benefit down the stretch and why Arapahoe cracked the top 10 as Rod Sherman and company have been known to play sophomores and on occasion freshmen. Multiple teams have a great non conference schedules but getting beat up early does not translate into long term success. Also many transfers will change the directions of teams as the sit 5 play 8 now maybe 9 games come game 6 and league play. Anyway that is how we see it and invite you to comment or visit us on roundtable Wednesdays.

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303Gonzo.com preps reporter & Blogtalk Radio “Gonzo” Darrell Gonzales spotlights high school football teams. Team profiles will focus on teams making strides across Colorado and #GonzoWatchList players in the state. Starting July 30, @303Gonzo will unveil the @303Gonzo Top players to eye, leading up to kickoff on Thursday, Aug. 23.

Head coach – Jesse German

How they fared in 2017: Overall 4-6 League 3-2 GM played 10 regular season games and lost their head coach by seasons end.

2018 Regular Season Schedule:

8/31 7:00p
Location: Harrison High School
9/7 7:00p
Game Details: Trailblazer Stadium
9/15 1:00p
Location: Green Mountain High School
9/21 7:30p
Game Details: NAAC- Homecoming
9/27 7:00p
Game Details: Homecoming
10/5 7:00p
Location: Green Mountain High School
10/11 6:00p
Location: Green Mountain High School
10/19 7:00p
Location: Evergreen High School
10/26 7:00p
Location: Kennedy High School
11/2 7:00p
Game Details: Location Trailblazer

Biggest storyline: A New HC in Jesse German after Matt Pees took a job in Tennessee with the NFL Titans. Game 2 against a top tier Palisade that lost to State Champions palmer Ridge in the semifinals.

Names to watch this season: Trey Towndrow QB/RB, Quinn Meinert WR, Tristan Tafoya WR/FS, Ryan Burdi WR/DB and Matt Schlieper.

Biggest holes to fill: Its always tough loosing senior leadership but the current upperclassmen learned from Matt Pees and not many holes exist.

Gonzo’s Early Take: The new HC is familiar with his rams and the foundation was set with former HC Pees so this next two years should be fun in GM. Given the community and geographical conference games it will be a blast to see natural neighborhood rivalries established again. Expect a much improved 2018 team with more wins and motivation to last more than 10 games. The conference title is within reach and this team has been serious in the off season. Circle 9/7 versus Palisade, a team 4 hours from Denver Metro on the Western Slope, traveling East to play the contest and arguably one of the top tier teams in 3A. Expectations are high for this team as we feel they are a post season team if all cylinders are clicking and depth is established all season long .

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303GONZO.COM SPOTLIGHT Skyview (Thornton)

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Head coach – Patrick Weir

How they fared in 2017: Overall 9-2 League 4-1 A win over Thomas Jefferson was impressive for a senior heavy squad that scored often and was stingy on defense.

2018 Regular Season Schedule:

8/31 7:30p
Game Details: NACC
9/7 TBA
Location: Skyview High School
9/14 4:00p
Game Details: All City Stadium
9/21 7:00p
Location: Skyview High School
9/28 TBA
Location: Conifer High School
10/5 7:00p
Location: Mead High School
10/12 7:00p
Location: Skyview High School
10/19 TBA
Location: Skyview High School
10/25 7:00p
Game Details: Frederick
11/2 TBA
Location: Skyview High School

Biggest storyline: Rebuilding a team that has little depth in an ultra competitive 3A classification and attendance area. Going 9-2 and 4-1 in conference was impressive in 2017 as 2018 will be more challenging after loosing quality starters.

Names to watch this season: Javier Mijares QB, Anthony Gonzalez SS/RB, Daniel Agosto S/RB, Corey Musch DB/WR,  Adrian Urbina TE/DL, Marcus Kemm SB/DB and Robbie Bauderer OL. 

Biggest holes to fill: Replacing a D1 linemen and 11 seniors from a talented team that lost in round one to Longmont.

Gonzo’s Early Take: A neighborhood team that seems to develop some great talents. Lots of skill players that will do well in the current system. Establishing the run game will be a key in 2018. Taking care of business in conference will be a major factor to returning to the playoffs. 3A has some heavy class of 2019 players statewide and 20 teams that will battle for 16 post season spots. Circle 10/15 vs Mead as a game to watch.

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