Coach: Ben Stutler (fourth season, 19-13).

2003 record: 5-5 (3-3 Cedar Run District).

Starters returning (O/D): 8/7.

All-district returnees: C/DL Steven Bush (6-1, 230), Sr.; G Eric Dominguez (5-10, 230), Sr.; OT Tim Hatcher (5-7, 201), Sr.; QB Mike McClain (5-11, 175), Sr.; RB/LB Michael Plater (6-1, 177), Sr.; DL Myron Rowell (6-0, 190), Sr.; LB Zach Simmons (5-10, 180), Soph.; DB Anthony Staples (6-1, 182), Soph.; DB Deante Steele (5-5, 153), Soph.; RB/WR/KR Mike Vann (5-11, 184), Sr.

All-district losses: RB Brandon Clark, LB/DL Brian Dent, DB Daniel Gillis, TE/DL Shane Halse, G Glen Loveless, DB Anthony Mills, DL Kendre Patterson, K Alvaro Quinonez, OT Mark Wright.

Enrollment: 1,664.

Classification: Virginia AAA Northwestern Region Division 5.

Last time in playoffs: 2001 (Lost to Culpeper, 24-14, in Virginia AAA Northwestern Region Division 5 final).

Best finish: Virginia AAA Division 5 state runners-up in 1989 and 1990.

All-Mets (since 1980): DL Keenan Carter, 2000-01; LB Keith McAfee, 1990 (defensive player of the year); OL Craig Novitsky, 1988; LB Tommy Thigpen, 1988 (defensive player of the year).

2004 Schedule

Sept. 10

WOODBRIDGE

7:30

Sept. 18

at Gar-Field

7:30

Sept. 23

at Forest Park

7:30

Oct. 1

OSBOURN

7:30

Oct. 9

OSBOURN PARK

7:30

Oct. 15

at Stonewall Jackson

7:30

Oct. 22

HYLTON

7:30

Oct. 29

at Osbourn

7:30

Nov. 5

at Osbourn Park

7:30

Nov. 12

STONEWALL

7:30

2003 Results

at Woodbridge

L, 16-2

GAR-FIELD

W, 7-3

FOREST PARK

W, 41-14

at Osbourn

L, 9-0

at Osbourn Park

L, 21-7

STONEWALL

W, 36-14

at Hylton

L, 44-7

OSBOURN

W, 47-9

OSBOURN PARK

L, 25-14

at Stonewall

W, 21-6

Points for/against

182-161