Commentary

Bayside By The Numbers

Updated: August 24, 2009, 12:37 PM ET
By Sheldon Shealer | ESPNRISE.com

NORTH DIVISION

CAMBRIDGE-SOUTH DORCHESTER

Nickname: Vikings
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 1A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1979 (B), 1995 (1A), 1996 (1A) state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 23 (20-20)

Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 15, Week 6, 1999
Highest State Poll Ranking: 4, Final Poll, 1994
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 55
Coach: Montre Jenkins, first season

COL. RICHARDSON

Nickname: Colonels
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2004, Class 1A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2004, Class 1A East region semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 1 (0-1)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Neil Lambert, eight seasons (22-59)

EASTON

Nickname: Warriors
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 1993, Class 1A state semifinalst
Highest Playoff Finish: 1981 (B), 1986 (C), 1992 (1A), 1993 (1A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 7 (3-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Mike Butler, one seasons (3-7)

KENT COUNTY

Nickname: Trojans
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 1996, Class 1A state runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 1989 (1A), 1990 (1A), state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 10 (10-10)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 17, Week 10, 1995
Highest State Poll Ranking: 15, Week 7, 1995
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 9
Coach: Rob Edler, one season (3-7)

KENT ISLAND

Nickname: Buccaneers
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 2A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 2008, Class 2A 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: Bryon Sofinowski, eight seasons (36-46)

NORTH CAROLINE

Nickname: Bulldogs
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2005, Class 2A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2003 (1A), 2004 (1A), 2005 (1A), region semifinalist
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: James McCormick, eight seasons (40-43)

QUEEN ANNE'S

Nickname: Lions
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 2A state semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2004 (1A), 2008 (2A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 7 (4-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Donnie Graef, 14 seasons (87-61)

SOUTH DIVISION

J.M. BENNETT

Nickname: Clippers
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 1989, Class 2A state quarterfinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1982 (B), 1983 (C), 1985 (C), state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 10 (10-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Glenn Gibson, seven seasons (34-37)

PARKSIDE

Nickname: Rams
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 2A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2007, Class 2A East region runner-up
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: Brendan Riley, one season (8-3)

SNOW HILL

Nickname: Eagles
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2007, Class 1A East region runner-up
Highest Playoff Finish: 1980 (C) 1982 (C), state champion
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 16 (13-14)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Todd Lampman, two seasons (15-7)

STEPHEN DECATUR

Nickname: Seahawks
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2008, Class 3A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1998 (1A), 2004 (2A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 7 (5-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Bob Knox, 26 seasons (192-98)

WASHINGTON

Nickname: Jaguars
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2003, Class 1A state semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 2003, Class 1A state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 2 (2-2)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: None
Highest State Poll Ranking: None
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: None
Coach: Alan Holmes, one season (1-9)

WICOMICO

Nickname: Indians
Most Recent Playoff Appearance: 2007, Class 2A East region semifinalist
Highest Playoff Finish: 1991 (2A), 2002 (2A), state semifinalist
Number of Playoff Appearances (record): 7 (3-7)
Most Recent State Poll Ranking: 14, Week 10, 2007
Highest State Poll Ranking: 14, Week 10, 2007
Weeks Ranked in State Poll: 8
Coach: Dave Nettles, five seasons (36-18)