Head coach: Kristal Cummings, third season
2011-12 record: 9-16 (5-11 Northwest)
Returning letter winners (starters): Seven (three)
Top players: F Lajuana Brown (Sr.), G Larice Harper (Jr.), G Noni Barree (Sr.), F Bria Buchanan (So.)
Outlook: The building process continues for the Desert Shields, who have the potential to show huge improvement this year.
"Our roster is filled with seniors with varsity experience," Cummings said. "Cheyenne hopes to use its speed and size to its benefit this year."