Aberdeen

Head coach: Bill Wardle (10th season)

2012 record: 4-7-1

Top returning players: Tyler Green, Sr. (Midfield); Frank Jiogo, Sr. (Defense); Duane Keller, Jr. (Midfield); Matt Mengel, Sr. (Goalie); Devin Murray, Sr. (Defense)


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Key newcomers: N/A

Outlook: "We strive each day to play with passion for the game," coach Wardle said. "We want to bring honor and glory to our program's name."

Bel Air

Head coach: Dominic Rose (13th season)

2012 record: 8-3-1

Top returning players: Drew Adams; Martin Palacious; Matt Rannie; Shamus Riley; Logan Szekalski; Brandon Tolson

Key newcomers: N/A

Outlook: "We look to continue to build on what we have done over the past few years," coach Rose, whose Bobcats took the UCBAC crown last year, said. "Our goals is to win the county and the region title, and get a chance in the state tournament. We are returning eight starters from last year's team, so we have a lot of experience. Our biggest challenge will be filling the goal-scoring responsibilities left behind by Carson Kalama and Nat Hand. If we can manage that, we will be very competitive."

C. Milton Wright

Head coach: Brian Tully (first season)

2012 record: 6-6

Top returning players: Steven Cantor, So. (Midfield); Manny Mastromanolis, Sr. (Midfield); Colin Miller, Sr. (Goalie); Dakota Stern, Sr. (Midfield); Kyle Thomas, Sr. (Defense)

Key newcomers: Andrew Mastromanolis, Jr. (Midfield); Ryan Nevins, Jr. (Defense)

Outlook: "We look to play an attractive quality style of soccer that will allow us to be competitive against the tough schedule we face," Tully said. "We will always look to grow as individuals, and as a team, and strive to be better today than we were yesterday."

Edgewood

Head coach: Ho Chang (fourth season)