Graduation took its toll on last year’s CCSD Division I runners-up, but the Falcons are ready to compete again this year.
The Diamondbacks are hoping to be competitive after graduating a big senior class.
The Spartans are revamping their defense and hope to be more competitive this season.
The Mountain Lions return five starters as they transition from Division I-A to Class 4A.
The Mustangs return six letter winners and hope to show improvement.
The Wolves will be young this season and have only five returnees.
Eight letter winners return for the defending Northeast League champions.
The Desert Shields return 10 letter winners after advancing to the Division I-A state title game last year.
The Chargers return only four letter winners from last year’s squad.
The Warriors are hoping to make a run at a Sunset League title.
After losing a large senior class, the Gators are hoping to learn quickly on the job.
The Bengals return 10 starters from last year’s squad.
A list of every player that was selected to one of the Review-Journal’s 2015-16 winter all-state teams and is expected to return this upcoming season.
Here is a recap of every team that won a state title during the 2015-16 winter sports season and will be looking to defend this upcoming season.