Commentary

UPBAC By The Numbers

Updated: July 20, 2009, 12:48 PM ET
By Sheldon Shealer | ESPNRISE.com

CHESAPEAKE DIVISION

ABERDEEN

Nickname: Eagles
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2004, Class 2A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 2003, Class 2A state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 8 (5-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 18, Final Poll, 2003
Highest State Poll Ranking: 16, Weeks 5-7, 1997
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 7
Coach: John Siemsen, two seasons (9-11)

BEL AIR

Nickname: Bobcats
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2004, Class 3A state semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1982 (B), 2004 (3A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 4 (3-4)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 16, Week 8, 2004
Highest State Poll Ranking: 14, Weeks 2-3, 2004
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 20
Coach: Marc Alegi, one season (3-7)

C. MILTON WRIGHT

Nickname: Mustangs
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 1998, Class 3A state semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1990, Class 3A state runner-up
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 9 (7-9)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 17, Week 3, 1999
Highest State Poll Ranking: 4, Week 10, 1991, and Week 10, 1992
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 46
Coach: Dave Yohn, one season (4-6)

ELKTON

Nickname: Golden Elks
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 2A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2002, Class 1A state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 15 (12-14)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 17, Week 1, 2001
Highest State Poll Ranking: 16, Final Poll, 2000
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 3
Coach: Burton Funke, first season

FALLSTON

Nickname: Cougars
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 3A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 2008, Class 3A East region runner-up
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 1 (1-1)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Dave Cesky, 31 seasons (161-149)

HAVRE DE GRACE

Nickname: Warriors
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 1A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 1978 (C), 1981 (C), 1986 (C), state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 15 (18-12)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Johnny Brooks, 10 seasons (49-59)

JOPPATOWNE

Nickname: Mariners
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 1A state semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1975 (C), 2003 (1A), state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 16 (21-14)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 16, Week 4, 2002
Highest State Poll Ranking: 16, Week 4, 2002
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 6
Coach: Bill Waibel, five seasons (49-15)

NORTH HARFORD

Nickname: Hawks
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2007, Class 3A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 2007, Class 3A East region runner-up
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 3 (1-3)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Ken Brinkman, seven seasons (47-35)

SUSQUEHANNA DIVISION

BOHEMIA MANOR

Nickname: Eagles
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 1A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2002, Class 1A state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 8 (5-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Todd Shives, 11 seasons (69-56)

EDGEWOOD

Nickname: Rams
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2006, Class 3A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1979, Class B state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 7 (0-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Fred Myers, 15 seasons (75-77)

HARFORD TECH

Nickname: Cobras
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: None
Highest Playoff Finish: None
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 0 (0-0)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Michael Woods, four seasons (14-27)

NORTH EAST-CECIL

Nickname: Indians
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2002, Class 1A state semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1986 (B), 2002 (1A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 2 (1-2)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Chris Hadjis, two seasons (3-16)

PATTERSON MILL

Nickname: Huskies
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: None
Highest Playoff Finish: None
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 0 (0-0)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Josh Mason, one season (2-8)

PERRYVILLE

Nickname: Panthers
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2004, Class 1A North region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1991 (1A), 1996 (1A), state quarterfinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 3 (0-3)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Tim Myers, first season

RISING SUN

Nickname: Tigers
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2006, Class 1A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 1977 (C), 1981 (C), 1990 (1A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 7 (2-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Clem Vaughan, five seasons (33-23)