NORTH DIVISION

Adams (Antwon Jones, fourth season): 3-7, lost to LaPorte, 33-19, in Class 5A sectional opener. Opener: vs. Northridge. Have to replace wide receiver Tre Gray and defensive back Ben Foster. Top players back include senior quarterback Ira Armstead and senior linebacker Miguel Zyniewicz.

Elkhart Central (Josh Shattuck, third season): 6-6, lost to Concord, 17-14, in Class 5A sectional final. Opener: vs. Elkhart Memorial. Have to replace defensive lineman Laz Miller and wide reciver Kyran Pearson. Top players back include senior quarterback Isaiah Chandler and senior running back Mark Brownlee.

Mishawaka (Keith Kinder, second season): 12-2, lost to Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger, 24-6, in Class 4A northern semistate. Opener: vs. Portage. Have to replace quarterback Sam Shively and running back Chris Harness. Top players back include senior running back Donovan Snyder and senior linebacker Derrick Dawson.

New Prairie (Russ Radtke, eighth season): 7-4, lost to Saint Joseph, 42-30, in Class 4A sectional semifinal. Opener: at LaPorte. Have to replace running back Daniel Tyler and defensive back Jacob Tuttle. Top players back include senior quarterback Chase Ketterer and senior running back Chris Mays.

Penn (Cory Yeoman, 17th season): 8-3, lost to Valparaiso, 21-0, in Class 6A sectional final. Opener: at Valparaiso. Have to replace wide receiver Brock Boynton and defensive back Drew Schneider. Top players back include junior quarterback Ron Powlus and senior defensive back Nick Hardrict.

Saint Joseph (Bryon Whitten, fourth season): 7-5, lost to Mishawaka, 27-23, in Class 4A sectional final. Opener: vs. Saint Joseph. Have to replace quarterback Ashton Ruszkowski and wide receiver Conor Ratigan. Top players back include senior running back John Driscoll and senior linebacker Luke Leonard.

SOUTH DIVISION

Bremen (Jordan Leeper, fourth season): 11-3, lost to Eastbrook, 34-33, in Class 2A semistate final. Have to replace quarterback Ryan Caldwell and running back Nathan Mullen. Top players back include senior tight end Sam Huffman and senior running back Bryce Wogomon.

Clay (Garrett Fields, second season): 0-9, lost to Riley, 40-6, in Class 4A sectional opener. Opener: vs. Marian. Have to replace defensive back Cole Hobbs and linebacker Noah Horban. Top players back include senior running back Quentin Gordon and senior lineman Elijah Downs.

Glenn (Austin Foust, third season): 1-9, lost to Maconaquah, 48-13, in Class 3A sectional opener. Opener: vs. Boone Grove. Have to replace two-way lineman Evan Dreibelbeis and defensive back Brandon Becker. Top players back include senior two-way lineman John Ort and senior linebacker Michael Lawler.

Jimtown (Mike Campbell, 12th season): 5-5, lost to Knox, 21-14, in Class 3A sectional opener. Opener: at NorthWood. Have to replace linebacker Tyler Norment and defensive back Braedon Brubaker. Top players back include senior quarterback Clay Campbell and senior wide receiver Dustin Whitman.

Marian (Mike Davidson, second season), 8-5, lost to Fort Wayne Bishop Luers, 42-6, in Class 3A regional final. Opener: at Clay. Have to replace quarterback John Brach and linebacker Zack Whitfield. Top players back include senior quarterback Mitchell Nagy and senior defensive lineman Miguel Ortiz.

Riley (Jarvis Edison, fourth season): 6-5, lost to Mishawaka, 35-28, in Class 4A sectional semifinal. Opener: at New Haven. Have to replace wide receiver Jalen Jennings and tight end Darien Taylor. Top players back include senior quarterback Senator Brown and senior running back Jalen Cummings.

Washington (Todd Stammich, first season): 3-7, lost to New Prairie, 56-7, in Class 4A sectional opener. Opener: at Hammond. Have to replace quarterback Jarvis Knight and wide receiver Devonta Hall. Top players back include senior running back Kenyon Grant and senior defensive back Marquis Bates.