Last season 17-3-3, ranked No.4
Skinny: Eagles return nine starters from MIAA A Conference runner-up team, including All-State striker Kaiser Chowdhry.
2. Mount Hebron
Last season:16-3,No. 5
Skinny: Class 2A state champs return area's top goalkeeper, Greg Peters, and outstanding midfielder Matt White.
3. Oakland Mills
Last season: 17-1-1, No.2
Skinny: Seeks state 1A three-peat with 11 lettermen, including All-State midfielder Trevor Shea and striker Kyle Farmer.
Last season: 13-3, No.8
Skinny: Region finalist returns All-State midfielder Mike Jungerheld and Anne Arundel Player of the Year Adrian Titus, a striker.
Last season: 11-5-4, No. 10
Skinny: Seven starters, including All-State sweeper Mike Lookingland, return from best Dons team.
6. River Hill
Last season: 18-1, No.1
Skinny: Howard County power graduated entire starting team after three, straight state titles and three No. 1 rankings,.
7. Mount St. Joseph
Last season: 10-5-3,
Skinny: Returns entire defense, All-State striker Brad Martin, state ODP midfielder Chaz Losarn and Bethesda United midfielder Mike Dougherty.
8. Archbishop Curley
Last season: 19-1-3, No. 3
Skinny: MIAA A Conference champs and perennial power rebuilds around five returning starters, including midflelder Dale Rothe, striker George Bakoulas and new coach Barry Stitz.
9. C. Milton Wright
Last season: 11-5, NR
Skinny: Class 4A regional semifinalist returns eight starters and has a well-balanced team.
Last season: 14-2-1, No. 7
Skinny: State 3A runner-up is senior-dominated and hoping to revenge lopsided state final loss to River Hill.
11. Calvert Hall
Last season: 8-9-1,NR
Skinny: MIAA A Conference semifinalist returns 13 lettermen but graduated All-State midfielder and leader Mike Joseph.
Last season: 13-3, No.9
Skinny: Baltimore County champs return 11 starters, including All-State striker Chris Borcik.
Last season: 15-1-1, No.6
Skinny: State 4A co-champs hurt by graduations but have strong senior nucleus led by All-State forward Jonathan Newton.
14. Severna Park
Last season: 15-5, No.11
Skinny: 4A East Region champs and perennial Anne Arundel power rebuilds.
Last season: 4-7-4, NR
Skinny: Class 1A South Region finalist returns nine starters, led by goalkeeper Corey Shea.