1. Notre Dame Prep
Coach: Katrina Ross
Last season: 18-0, ranked No. 1
Postseason: IAAM A Conference champion
Outlook: After a dream season, the Blazers will again cause nightmares for the rest of the Baltimore area. All but one starter returns to a team that outscored opponents 78-8, led by All-Metro Player of the Year Nathalie Friedman, a national-level midfielder headed to Wake Forest. But she’s far from the only weapon for Ross, who has seven players committed to Division I schools. They include first-team All-Metro defender Rachel Borzymowski (Boston...