NOTE: The information was supplied by the coaches. Any team not listed did not submit its information by the deadline.
COACH: Herb Lane
YEARS, RECORDS AT SCHOOL: 3rd, 15-50
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 7-16 (4-2 NWCC)
LETTERWINNERS: Lexie Davis (6-2, Sr. Post), Alexis Young (5-11, Sr. Post), Courtney Trent (5-7, Sr. Guard), Courtland Fowler (5-7, Jr. Guard), Kaitlyn Cox (5-10, So. Forward), Imani Watson (5-9, Jr. Forward)
TOP NEWCOMERS: Latricia Edmonds (5-7, Jr. Guard), Kyazia Healy (5-0, Fr. Guard), Jala Phillips (5-0, Fr. Guard)
SEASON OUTLOOK: The development of young players will be a key to success for the Commodores. If they develop fast enough, the Commodores can look to go .500 and compete for the league title.
COACH: Kristin Davis
YEARS, RECORD AT SCHOOL: 1st, 0-0
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: NONE
SEASON OUTLOOK: The Pioneers will play an abbreviated schedule this season, as they begin to rebuild their program to the varsity level.
UPPER SCIOTO VALLEY
COACH: Mike Risner
YEARS, RECORD AT SCHOOL: 23, 321-180
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 12-10 (4-2 NWCC)
RETURNING LETTERWINNERS: Brittany Holbrook (5-7, Jr. Wing), Olivia Youssy (5-10, Jr. Post), Shelby Carroll (5-6, Sr. Wing), Bree Mullins (5-6, Jr. Guard)
TOP NEWCOMERS: Maddison Lowery (5-6, So. Wing), Torey Thacker (5-8, So. Post), Cortney Stroope (5-6, Sr. Wing), Shelby Spradlin (5-9, Fr. Wing)
SEASON OUTLOOK: If the Rams can stay healthy, coach Risner looks for them to very competitive both, overall, and in the league title chase.
COACH: Ted Patton
YEARS, RECORD AT SCHOOL: N/A, 125-110
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 16-7 (5-1 NWCC)
RETURNING LETTERWINNERS: Lidia Turner (5-5, Sr. Guard), Sydney Buffenbarger (5-5, Jr. Guard), Abbie VanHorn (5-9, Jr. Guard), Kierstan Wilcox (5-10, So. Forward), Chelsea Spencer (5-4, So. Guard)
TOP NEWCOMERS: Alicia Kessler (6-1, Fr. F/C), Emily Patton (5-9, Fr. Guard)
SEASON OUTLOOK: The Tigers have a lot of talent, but are very young. They will need to mature in basketball knowledge and awareness to have a successful campaign.