Home Turf: 5805 Bartholow Road, Eldersburg
Head Coach: Jeff Kent (seventh season)
2011 Record: 4-6 overall, 3-4 county
Liberty High continued a recent trend last fall. After losing four of its first five games, the Lions won three of their final five to finish at 4-6.
Since 2007, Liberty has posted a 17-8 record in the season's second half. But the Lions haven't been to the playoffs since 2008 because they don't post enough wins in the season's first half.
"We need to be ready every week," said Jeff Kent, entering his seventh season as the Lions' head coach. "Those teams in 2007 and 2008 rose...