Coach: Ashley Yuscavage
Postseason: Class 4A state semifinalist
Outlook: The Wildcats return most of a talented team — led by twins Lindsay and Ashlyn Tapley — and on paper Arundel doesn't appear to have a weakness.
Coach: Larry Schofield
Last season: 19-1, No. 2
Postseason: Class 3A state finalist
Outlook: Centennial must find a way to overcome the loss of All-Metro performers Samantha Brostrom and Liz Brown, but the Eagles still return a talented and deep team.
3. St. Paul's
Coach: Kelli Williamson
Last season: 14-3, No. 11
Postseason: IAAM A Conference semifinalist
Outlook: The Gators will be led by seniors Hailey Fitzgerald and Kabria Haskins and appear to be ready to end Mount de Sales' three-year run as IAAM A Conference champs.
Coach: Emily Berman
Last season: 19-0, No. 1
Postseason: Class 3A state champion