Football preview: By the numbers

3 Straight MIAA A Conference championships for Loyola, including a tie with Mount St. Joseph in 2007.

9 Times since 1974 that Baltimore-area teams have won two state titles in the same year, including the past three years.

28 Straight victories for River Hill, which has won the past two Class 2A state championships.

30 State playoff victories for Dunbar - the most for a team that reached the tournament for the first time later than 1981.

148 Tackles last season by Catonsville linebacker Tyler Weedon - an average of 16.4 in the nine games he played in before suffering a broken hand.

3,913 Passing yards by Arundel quarterback Billy Cosh - one of eight public school state records he set last season as a junior.

Copyright © 2017, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad