Coach: Patrick Penner
Last Year's Record: 19-9
How Far Advanced in the Postseason: Regional Consolation Championship
First Game: at Sterling , Nov. 2, 8 p.m.
Returning Starters: Paden Embree, senior, 6-3, 220, foward/point guard
Kyle Palmertree, senior, 6-1, 160, guard
John Molz, senior, 6-0, 165, forward
James Boyer, senior, 6-1, 160, forward
Newcomers: Cale Dolch, junior, 6-4, 230, center
Dusty Kiel, freshman, 5-8, 150, point guard
Keys to success: Guard play. Tigers have a lot of size and good shooting that will make them good. But the guards need to be better at handling the ball and pressure.
Coach: Ryan Perry
Last Year's Record: 14-10
How Far Advanced in the Postseason: Regional Consolation Semifinals
First Game: at Sterling, Nov. 2, 6:30 p.m.
Returning Starters: Rikkie Davidson, senior, 5-10, forward
Taylor Harris, senior, 5-7, forward
Tamara Smith, senior, 5-7, guard
Taylor McComas, junior, 5-9, power forward
Newcomers: Caly Skinner, sophomore, 5-7, guard
Alexis Medrino, freshman, 5-3, guard,
Courtney Wall, freshman, 5-5, guard
Karissa Be La Torre, freshman, 5-5, guard
Keys to Success: Good hard defense and execution on offense.
Coach: Amanda Grimes
Last Year's Record: 20-7, advanced to Regionals
First Game: at Fletcher, Nov. 2, 6:30 p.m.
Returning Starters: None. The Lady Owls graduated their top six players from a year ago.
Newcomers: Dahlly Goodson, freshman, point guard; Celia Garrett, junior, forward; Skyla Fisher, senior, forward; Siara Garrett, freshman, guard; Danielle Ballard, sophomore, guard.
Keys to Success: The Lady Owls are young, with just one senior, Skyla Fisher. As of Tuesday, only six players dotted the roster. "We'll have to learn quickly," Grimes said. "Another key will be playing disciplined on defense. We'll have to not hack and foul."
Coach: Damon Garner
Last Year's Record: Won 14 games
How Far Advanced in the Postseason: Regional Consolation Final
First Game: Nov. 16, at Okarche, 8 p.m.
Returning Starters: Josh Jackson,5-9, junior, point guard
Chase Johnson, 5-10, junior, shooting guard
Kyler Nichols, 5-11, junior, forward
Charlie McDaniel, 6-1, junior, post
Tucker Collins, 6-2, senior, forward
Jeff Jackson, 5-11, junior, guard
Newcomers: Levi Prickett, 6-1, sophomore, forward
Ryan Cauthren, 6-2, sophomore, forward
Keys to Success: Utilize guard play and offset lack of height.