1. COMMACK COUGARS
Coach: Denis Conroy
Key players: F/C Chelsea Schultz 6-1; G/F Jackie DelliSanti 5-8; G Jillian Spagnuola 5-2; G Samantha Miller 5-5; F Leanne Corso 5-9
Outlook: Schultz brings tremendous shooting and quickness; DelliSanti good ball-handling.
2. BRENTWOOD INDIANS
Coach: Chris Harrison
Key players: G Alexia Douglas 5-7; G Kallie Rae Jones 5-4; G/F Destiny Brown 5-5; F Katie Alvarez 5-8; G Kanndra Rhoden 5-4
Outlook: Up-tempo offense has threats from the outside in Douglas, Jones and Alvarez.
3. WARD MELVILLE PATRIOTS
Coach: Bruce Haller
Key players: F Briana Brady 5-7; G Kiera Ramaliu 5-6; F Taylor Tripptree 5-8; F Brooke Pikiell 5-9; G Julia Coletti 5-5
Outlook: Young team will rely on captain Brady.
4. SACHEM EAST FLAMING ARROWS
Coach: Brent Lawrence
Key players: G Jordan Pamlanye 5-10; G Gabrielle Aspuru 6-1; C Danielle Cosgrove 6-3; G Brittany Rachuta 5-3; F Brianna Rodda 5-7
Outlook: Pamlanye's is a strong finisher in the open court; Aspuru is a tenacious defender.
5. SACHEM NORTHFLAMING ARROWS
Coach: Jimmy Mellor
Key players: G Kassidy Hallum 5-10; G Eve Calabria 5-6; G Lisa Galante 5-7; F Annie Keenan 5-9; F Jordan Ahmed 5-11
Outlook: Calabria will attack the basket; Hallum and Galanteare are perimeter shooters.
6. FLOYD COLONIALS
Coach: Robert O'Driscoll
Key players: F Migle Mitrulevcuite 6-1; G/F Vilma Mitrulevcuite 5-6; G Jennifer McDermott 5-5; F Savannah Barnosky 5-9; G Gloria Benitez 5-4
Outlook: Offense runs through Migle Mitrulevcuite; Vilma Mitrulevcuite, McDermott anchor defense.
7. PATCHOGUE-MEDFORD RAIDERS
Coach: Danielle Kaiser
Key players: G Zoe Riis-Fallica 5-2; G Sekai Cheatnam 5-5; F Jazlyn Marrow 5-7; F Emma Nolan 5-7; G Corinna Ferrante 5-3
Outlook: Raiders led by Riis-Fallica's ball-handling, Cheatnam's shooting and slashing of Marrow.
8. LONGWOOD LIONS
Coach: James Castiglione
Key players: F Charlotte Walker 5-7; G Kei-Tavia Glover 5-5; G Zorria West 5-10; G Jackie Gordon 5-3; F Jasmin Strong 5-9
Outlook: Offense features Walker, Glover, West.
1. NORTHPORT TIGERS
Coach: Rich Castellano
Key players: G Sarah Simmons 5-7; F Erin Henningsen 5-10; G LauraMae Cocchi 5-5; F Heather Jerome 5-9; F Brenna Farrington 5-9
Outlook: Young team featuring more speed than size. Simmons is dangerous from the perimeter or on the dribble drive.
2. SMITHTOWN EAST BULLS
Coach: Tom Vulin
Key players: F Samantha Delaney 6-2; F/C Jessica Anderson 6-0; G Haley Anderson 5-10; G Abigail Zeitsiff 5-8; G Victoria Redmond 5-7
Outlook: Bulls are tailored to play different styles thanks to a blend of size and ball-handling ability.
3. LINDENHURST BULLDOGS
Coach: Greg Flynn
Key players: G Alexis Perdue 5-7; C Sarah Curto 6-2; G Harra McCandless 5-7; F Keyana Jackson 5-8; F Madison Sesselman 5-6
Outlook: Shoots the three well, none better than Perdue, who also attacks the rim.
4. BAY SHORE MARAUDERS
Coach: Janine Mazzie
Key players: F NyeDia Harris 5-8; G Victoria Pearce 5-8; G Keonjah Nugent 5-4; G Jami Cardenas 5-6; F Kaylah Napolitano 5-6
Outlook: Harris has tremendous instinct for the defensive-minded Marauders.
5. H.H. HILLS EAST THUNDERBIRDS
Coach: Adam Cirnigliaro
Key players: G/F Kristen Mckenzie 5-10; G Mesha Rivers 5-7; F Aliyah Minor 5-9; F Danielle Lulley 5-9; G Jess Womble 5-1
Outlook: Strong freshman class includes Womble, Jessie Mauer and Alexa Wallace.
6. WHITMAN WILDCATS
Coach: Dan Trebour
Key players: G Rose Pedretti 5-9; G Rosa Portaro 5-6; G Brittney Coleman 5-6; F Zenab Ojibe 5-11; F Abigail Daniels 5-8
Outlook: Young team with only two seniors, including Sarah Olsen, a strong defender.
7. CENTRAL ISLIP MUSKETEERS
Coach: Paul Venturi
Key players: F Kariyma Benjamin 5-7; G/F Aysha Shirley 5-6; F Anhya Jenkins 5-7; G Naabea Assibey-Bonsu 5-5; G Shawna Clark 5-3
Outlook: Several pressing defenses, anchored by Shirley, a strong on the ball defender.
8. CONNETQUOT THUNDERBIRDS
Coach: JoAnn Woodruff
Key players: G Alyssa Torres 5-7; G/F Jenna Phillips 5-9; G Katie Foley 5-7; F Brittany Curtin 5-9; F Arianna Turkalj 6-1
Outlook: Torres can create her own shot and Phillips can play with her back to the basket.
1. NORTH BABYLON BULLDOGS
Coach: Debbie Brajevich
Key players: G Brianna Jones 5-9; C Maya Joyner 6-3; G Sabrina Powell 5-5; F Jackie Schoelermann 6-0; G Nia Griffith 5-6
Outlook: The county runner-up will slow things in the half-court set behind Jones. Joyner is developing into an inside presence and Powell is a threat from long range.
2. COPIAGUE EAGLES
Coach: Carole Olsen
Key players: G Ihnacinse Grady 5-3; G Mikal Knight 5-2; F Ashley Harris 5-7; G Nylasia Bunn 5-3; F Anna Zaborowska 5-8
Outlook: Grady is an elite facilitator. Mikiaya Moore is out with a torn ACL.
3. RIVERHEAD BLUE WAVES
Coach: David Spinella
Key players: F Dezarae Brown 6-0; F Sam Dunn 5-10; G Kate McCarney 5-5; G Kim Ligon 5-7; G Faith Johnson-DeSilvia 5-5
Outlook: Will press and run behind freshmen Johnson-DeSilvia and McCarney.
4. H.H. HILLS WEST COLTS
Coach: Stefanie Mouzakes
Key players: G Alyse McAlpine 5-2; C Sam Pierre-Louis 5-10; G/F Samantha Hinke 5-10; G Kayla Roberston 5-4; G Channiah Baker 5-2
Outlook: Will look to capitalize on youth by pushing the ball.
5. SMITHTOWN WEST BULLS
Coach: Katie Combs
Key players: G Selena La Franca 5-7; G Brenna Butler 5-9; G/F Sarah Harrington 5-11; F Kiera Kehoe 6-0; F Gabby Horman 6-1
Outlook: Athletic run-and-gun team with a strong inside game.
6. CENTEREACH COUGARS
Coach: James Steigele
Key players: G Alicia Indence 5-0; G Cassidy Treanor 5-8; F Jordyn Pattersen 5-10; F Lauren Meigel 5-11; F Katrina Ganji 5-8
Outlook: Will look to push the tempo behind the ball-handling abilities of Indence and Treanor.
7. NEWFIELD WOLVERINES
Coach: Jamie Santiago
Key players: G Maria Daume 5-6; F Kelsey Larkin 5-10; G Kristen Prevosto 5-4; C Katherine Watts-Batty 5-11; F Emily Diaz 5-8
Outlook: Fast-break team led by Daume, who uses her athleticism to slash to the basket and Larkin, a solid post presence around the rim.
8. WEST ISLIP LIONS
Coach: Chris Scharf
Key players: F Rachel Hunter 5-9; F Sarah Feminella 6-0; G Vanessa Costantino 5-4; G Kaitlyn Viviano 5-8; G Emily Beier 5-4
Outlook: Hunter can score inside and out and Feminella can finish around the basket.
1. HUNTINGTON BLUE DEVILS
Coach: Michael Kaplan
Key Players: C Heather Forster 6-2; G/F Samantha Lynch 5-9; G Katie Nugent 5-8; G Mackenzie Maloney 5-7; G Lindsey Sullivan 5-6
Outlook: Strong defensive unit that allowed only 35.7 points per game last season.
2. KINGS PARK KINGSMEN
Coach: Tom Edmundson
Key players: G Kayla Teape 5-6; C Emily Stephens 6-1; G Kiera Ahern 5-8; F Tiffany Slickein 5-10; G Samantha Schultz 5-11
Outlook: Teape broke the school record for three-pointers with 45 last season.
3. WEST BABYLON EAGLES
Coach: Debbie McGuire
Key players: G Shannon McGuire 5-5; G Samantha Geiersbach 5-6; G Melissa Riback 5-6; F Tiffany Claud 5-11; F Breanna Kuhner 5-7
Outlook: Strong defense will create offense. Led by McGuire and Geiersbach.
4. BELLPORT CLIPPERS
Coach: Rodney O'Neal
Key players: G Arella Guirantes 6-0; F Dynasia Simmons 5-9; G Hailey Wagner 5-8; G Jasmine Seaton 5-6; G Leekaysha Houpe 5-2
Outlook: Everything runs through Guirantes, who led L.I. last season with 33.6 points per game.
5. EAST ISLIP REDMEN
Coach: John Caraccia
Key players: G Alexa Mattera 5-7; F Katie Walsh 5-11; F Jackie Carty 5-10; G Ashley Kniff 5-5; G Rebecca Shreiner 5-5
Outlook: Will force turnovers and get ball to Mattera, a slasher who gets to the rim and line.
6. DEER PARK FALCONS
Coach: Mike Gennaro
Key players: G Kristy Vitucci 5-6; F Sabrina Grunseich 5-9; G Antanasia Chambers 5-5; F Victoria Major 5-9; G Juliette Quirindongo 5-5
Outlook: Guard oriented squad that likes to drive-and-kick and shoot the ball from downtown.
7. HAUPPAUGE EAGLES
Coach: Jamie Edson
Key players: F Carly Tellekamp 6-1; G Katie Murphy 5-7; G Alex Scauri 5-7; F Kaitlyn Cronin 5-8; G Katie Finn 5-8
Outlook: Tellekamp will post nightly double-doubles; Murphy will run the offense.
8. EASTPORT-SOUTH MANOR SHARKS
Coach: Steve Giacolone
Key Players: G Samantha Giacolone 5-5; F Nijay Brown 5-8; F Diamond Rodriguez 5-6; F Corie Hack 5-6; G Hannah Reiter 5-5
Outlook: Giacolone is an elite three-point shooter and Brown collects putbacks.
Coach: Mike Polan
Key players: G Kennedy Skala; G Madison Skala; C Shea Casey; F Camryn Bancroft; F Kathleen Mensch
Outlook: The Skala sisters, the Hurricanes' top ball handlers, are key in up-tempo style of play.
Coach: Dave Goodman
Key players: G Caleigh DiCaprio 5-2; G/F Taryn Ohlmiller 5-7; G/F Julia Hande 5-10; G/F Italee Brown-Smikle 5-10; G/F Alyssa Murphy 5-10
Outlook: Talented group across the board. The Bucs expect to go far in the postseason after losing in the first round last season.
Coach: Russ Tietjen
Key players: G Allie Tunick 5-6; G Kiran Magee 5-5; G Christiana de Borja 5-2; F Donasja Scott 5-10; F Alex Werbitsky 5-9
Outlook: The two-time defending Long Island Class A champs like Tunick's ability to score and Scott's tenacious play in the paint.
SAYVILLE GOLDEN FLASHES
Coach: Phil DePompeo
Key players: G Jessica Reilly 5-6; G Molly Andrews 5-6; Kaitlyn Wandelt 5-8; F Erin MacDevitt 5-9; F Erin Gunther 5-8
Outlook: A lot of three-sport athletes. MacDevitt averaged 10 points per game last season.
ROCKY POINT EAGLES
Coach: Scott Lindsay
Key players: G Brittany Rinaldi 5-3; G Dana Smith 5-4; G Alex Lynch 5-3; F Brittany Antici 5-9; C Brianna Sander 5-10
Outlook: Rinaldi's ability to get into the paint will free up the perimeter for Smith.
Coach: Joe Caltagirone
Key players: G Alyssa Olson 5-8; F/C Hailey Ottaka 5-11; G Nora Gabel 5-9
Outlook: Olson, Ottaka and Gabel give the versatile Warriors a chance to be effective in the half-court set.
MILLER PLACE PANTHERS
Coach: Danielle Hazen
Key players: G Christine Patterson 5-8; G/F Rachel Hayes 5-9; C Danielle Nook 5-9; G Krista Deleva 5-3; G Loren Librizzi 5-7
Outlook: Hayes' length and Nook's presence underneath gives the Panthers a formidable defense.
EAST HAMPTON BONACKERS
Coach: Howard Wood
Key players: G Jackie Messemer 5-7; G Marissa Gilbert 5-7; F Carley Seekamp 5-10; F Sophia DePasquale 5-9; G Maddie Aldrich 5-5
Outlook: Wood's team is mostly a perimeter group that plays outside-in. The bigs who will highlight the scorebook in the post are Seekamp and DePasquale.
Coach: Shabue Mosley
Key players: G Dijhea Hatcher 5-8; G Laniya Clark 5-7; G Nidea Maddox 5-7; G Torriann Christie 5-4; F Briauna Yancey 5-10
Outlook: The Warriors are guard heavy and Mosley wants Clark, Maddox and Christie to get out and run.
Coach: Andrew Athanas
Key players: G Tanna Mohammed 5-8; G Monika Sivilli 5-9; G Aaliyah Graham 5-4; F Julia Molano 6-1; F Alexis Groark 5-10
Outlook: The Knights have very good shooters in Mohammed and Sivilli. Junior forward T'Orra Scurry (6-1) can spell Molano or Groark off the bench.
SHOREHAM-WADING RIVER WILDCATS
Coach: Adam Lievre
Key players: G Courtney Clasen 5-10; G Mackenzie Zajac 5-7; G Alex Hutchins 5-6; F Maria Smith 5-9; F Jess McCormack 5-7
Outlook: Clasen returns as the Wildcats leader in all statistical categories. Hutchins' assignment is guarding the opposing team's top scorer.
MOUNT SINAI MUSTANGS
Coach: Mike Pappalardo
Key players: G Victoria Johnson 5-5; G Gabby Sartori 5-7; G Brooke Cergol 5-7; F Olivia Williams 5-7; C Veronica Venezia 5-10
Outlook: Johnson is the Mustangs' go-to scorer. Venezia returns after averaging a double-double in points (10) and boards (10) last season.
BAYPORT-BLUE POINT PHANTOMS
Coach: Toni Mulgrave
Key players: F Paige Faherty 5-11; G Emily Toy 5-6; F Lauren Hansen 5-11; G Samantha Cosci 5-4; G Alyson Sena 5-7
Outlook: Faherty and Toy can spot up and shoot from anywhere on the floor for the Phantoms.
HAMPTON BAYS BAYMEN
Coach: John Paga
Key players: G Alexis Fotopoulos 5-7; G/F Hannah Reed 5-8; C Alex Maitland-Ward 6-0; G Mary Kelly Hilton 5-6; G Mackenzie Tyler 5-4
Outlook: Fotopoulos can do it all and is verbally committed to Adelphi. Paga is toying with going with a four-guard lineup.
Coach: Richard Wingfield
Key players: G Brook-Lyn Walker 5-2; G Chloe Scheuch 5-5; G/F Margarita Trujillo 5-6; F Saimona Ward 5-9; F Jackie Minoque 5-6
Outlook: Forward Caroline Ricca hopes her winning ways from field hockey translate onto the hardwood.
Coach: Angelique Shannon
Key players: G Shylasia Smith 5-4; G Nadrea Serrano 5-2; F Brianna Perez 5-10; F Rachel Flippen 5-11; C Alia Flippen 6-2
Outlook: Smith's ability to break the press and knock down the open shot will be key.
Coach: Chris Ryan
Key players: G Kristen Altieri 5-7; G Emily Guerra 5-9; G Shayne Antolini 5-5; F Rachel Gregory 5-7; F Shannon Hartigan 5-9
Outlook: Altieri and Guerra can get to the hoop and knock down shots. Both are three-point threats and have great court vision.
Coach: Steve Van Dood
Key players: G Katie Hoeg 5-11; F Liz Dwyer 5-9; F Courtney Murphy 5-8; G Lisa Angell 5-7
Outlook: The Tuckers expect to be good in transition and will try to dictate tempo by changing presses and defenses often to create turnovers and easy baskets.
CENTER MORICHES RED DEVILS
Coach: Kelley D. Watts
Key players: G Megan Ricci 5-4; G Kristina Baldanza 5-9; F Caroline Casey 5-10; C Tamia Rowland 5-11; F/C Sarah Brady 6-0
Outlook: Rowland, the team's leading rebounder, and Casey will set the tone in the half-court and trapping defensive sets.
PORT JEFFERSON ROYALS
Coach: Ed Duddy
Key players: G/F Courtney Lewis 5-8; G Jillian Colucci 5-5; C Caroline Biondo 5-10; F Olivia Love 5-7; F/C Corinne Scannell 5-9
Outlook: Sophomore Annabelle Soucy (5-4) likely to be the Royals' first-year starting point guard.
Coach: Kevin Barron
Key players: G Nia Dawson 5-5; G Isabel Peters 5-6; C Erica Selyukova 5-10; F Fallon O'Brien 5-6; F Lily Kot 5-8
Outlook: Selyukova, the only returning starter from the Class C championship team, has a great low post game and can protect the rim.
Coach: Howard Geismar
Key players: G Madison Tabor 5-2; G Toni Esposito 5-2; F/C Grace Syron 5-8; F/C Kenya Sanders 5-8; F/C Jamie Molnar 5-9
Outlook: A young team that graduated seven seniors last season. Molnar and senior forward Nicole McDaniels will come off the bench to add some toughness.
STONY BROOK BEARS
Coach: Jeremy Donovan
Key players: G Anne Skorobohaty 5-5; G Morgan Pius 5-3; G Sam Petersen 5-5; F Anna Wadding 5-6; F Hannah Abrahamsen 5-9
Outlook: Abrahamsen and Skorobohaty are the leaders as the only two returning starters.
SHELTER ISLAND INDIANS
Coach: Peter Miedema
Key players: G Nicolette Frasco 5-5; G/F Kenna McCarthy 5-7; G Serina Kaasik 5-5; F Margaret Michalak 5-8; F Amira Lawrence 5-9
Outlook: The Indians, the lone team in Class D, return to the varsity level after a one-year hiatus due to a lack of upperclassmen.
Coach: Matt Brisson
Key players: F Emily St. Louis; G Mary Reiter; G Savannah Hauser; G Mia Behrens; G Delaney Macchirole
Outlook: Every team has a spark plug and forward Juliana Cintron-Leonardo is it for the Monarchs. Cintron-Leonardo will add an athletic component to the Monarch's up-tempo style of play.