Beaver Dam and Marshall are out to win what would be fourth and third consecutive state championships, respectively, and there are other programs on the rise
Reedsburg and DeForest will be top challengers to the three-time defending state champion Golden Beavers
Defending champion Monona Grove returns a large crew, but must make up for the loss of state player of the year McKenna Warnock
The Spartans have Penn State recruit Leilani Kapinus, Emmoni Rankins and transfer Mia Morel from Marshall.
The L-Cats tied Lodi for the league championship last season, Lake Mills' first-ever Capitol North title
The Cardinals lost Mia Morel to a transfer and had graduation losses and a coaching switch, but remain a favorite in WIAA Division 3
The Spartans return five key players from last year's team, but Evansville is ready to pose a challenge
Four starters return for the Challengers, who finished second behind Orfordville Parkview in last year's standings