1. Lynden: Lions again should be a force in the Northwest Conference.
2. Anacortes: Last year’s league champs lost only one starter.
3. Sehome: Nine seniors bodes well for the Mariners.
4. Sedro-Woolley: Jackson Price is worth the price of admission.
5. Bellingham: Red Raiders are very balanced and have a lot of skill.
6. Squalicum: Storm could be dangerous later in season.
7. Lynden Christian: Coach Roger DeBoer likes his team’s depth.
8. Meridian: Trojans are off to a 6-0 start.
9. Ferndale: Golden Eagles return four starters.
10. Burlington-Edison: Tigers are rebuilding.
11. Mount Baker: Mountaineers lack experience.
12. Nooksack Valley: New coach has talent to work with.
13. Blaine: Borderites are finding their identity.