first_imgJune 4, 2019 /Sports News – Local Weber State Football Ranked Highly In Preseason Polls Tags: Adam Rodriguez/Athlon/FCS Hero Sports/Jay Hill/Josh Davis/Rashid Shaheed/San Diego State/Street & Smith/Weber State Football FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOGDEN, Utah-As was confirmed Tuesday, Weber State football is ranked in the top 11 in three preseason polls.The Wildcats, winners of consecutive Big Sky Conference championships, are sixth in the Street & Smith preseason poll, ninth in the Athlon poll and 11th in the FCS Hero Sports poll.Weber State has advanced to the FCS quarterfinals in successive seasons and won at least 10 games in back-to-back campaigns for the first time in school history.Head coach Jay Hill has returned to Weber State for his sixth season while standouts are expected to be sophomore tailback Josh Davis, senior defensive end Adam Rodriguez and junior receiver/kick returner Rashid Shaheed.All of these returning starters were All-Americans last season and seven other returners earned All-Big Sky Conference honors.The Wildcats open their season August 31 at San Diego State. Written by Brad Jameslast_img read more