1. Falmouth: The Yachtsmen have the talent and experience to contend for a second consecutive Class B state championship. 

2. Scarborough: The Red Storm have the talent and depth to contend for a second straight trip to the Western Class A final. 

3. Gorham: The senior-laden Rams have enough experience to make a deep run in the Western Class A tournament. 

4. Mt. Ararat: An experienced lineup will keep the Eagles right in the thick of the race in Eastern Class A. 

5. Windham: A tight-knit group of seniors should keep the defending Class A champions in contention. 

6. Yarmouth: Speed and youth will make the Clippers a team to reckon with in Western Class B. 

7. Greely: A strong junior class provides the backbone of a solid squad. 

8. Deering: A young, talented group of players could make the Rams a factor in Western Class A. 

9. Waynflete: A solid core of veterans should keep the Flyers in contention for another Class C state title. 

10. York: The Wildcats have enough speed and savvy in the lineup to contend for a second consecutive trip to the Western Class B final. 


— Paul Betit, Staff Writer