Head coach: Carolyn Wiland (11th year)
2012 record: 5-7
Top returning players: Kara Andrews, Sr., (Midfield); Ladae Boykin, Jr., (Attack); Alyssa Rankin, So., (Midfield); Caitlin Rankin, So., (Midfield); Savannah Kerr, Jr., (Goalie)
Key newcomers: Shania Stamper, Jr., (Defense)
Outlook: "We are looking forward to a very exciting season," Rams coach Wiland said. "We only lost four seniors last year so the majority of the team is back, stronger, faster and hungrier than ever."
Head coach: Michael McTeague (eighth year)
2012 record: 14-4-1
Top returning players: Lindsay Summers, Sr., (Attack); Logan Gasior, So., (Defense)
Key newcomers: Rachel Barile, Sr., (Attack); Becky Street, So., (Midfield); Kayla Reilly, Jr., (Midfield); Megan Reilly, Jr., (Defense); Megan Shock, Jr., (Midfield)
Outlook: "It will be a rebuilding year as we lost 18 seniors from last year's team. We have five returning players, with only one being a starter," Cougars coach McTeague said. "Our talent is balanced and if we work hard on playing together, reducing mistakes and being able to play ball control, we have a great opportunity to be successful."
Head coach: Emma Little (third year)
2012 record: 8-3
Top returning players: Brittany Bowman, Sr., (Defense); Gabby Spalt, Sr., (Attack); Becca Williams, So., (Center)
Key newcomers: Courtney Poole, Fr., (Attack); Lexi Chavis, Jr., (Defense)
Outlook: Tech graduated 11 seniors at the end of last season, but there is excitement to have a young team that is ready to play, according to Cobras coach Little. "We'll look to senior Bowman to lead the defense and senior Spalt to lead the offense on the field," Little said. "This year's team is a tight knit group and they work together with a strong sense of trust in each other."
Havre de Grace
Head coach: Sarah Scholl (eighth year)
2012 record: 9-6