Starters returning for defending Class 2A state champion Winters Mill, which graduated 11 players from last season's team that defeated Randallstown, 54-47, in the title game.
Triple doubles recorded by Walbrook first-team All-Metro forward Roscoe Smith last season. The 6-foot-6 junior averaged 24 points and 11 rebounds and had 12 double doubles.
Douglass players who graduated last year after the Ducks went 20-6 to finish No. 8 in The Baltimore Sun's final Top 15 poll.
Wins by John Carroll in its first season in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference, in 2007-08. The Patriots reached the semifinals in last season's playoffs.
State tournament appearances by Annapolis, which is the most among public schools in the state. Wicomico is next on the list with 21.