Potomac Panthers

Coach: Tony Lilly (first season).

2004 record: 6-5 (3-3 Cedar Run District).

Starters returning (O/D): 6/6.

All-District returnees: OL/DL Chad Davis (6-2, 280), Sr.; DB Anthony Staples (6-1, 182), Jr.; WR/DB/PR Deante Steele (5-7, 175), Jr.; RB/KR Vaughn Walker (5-8, 180), Sr.

All-District losses: OL/LB Solomon Boadi, OL Tim Hatcher, QB Mike McClain, LB Michael Plater, TE/DL Myron Rowell, RB/KR Michael Vann.

Classification: Virginia AAA Northwestern Region Division 5.

Last time in playoffs: 2004.

Best finish: 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).

2005 Schedule

Sept. 9

at Fauquier

7:30

Sept. 16

STONEWALL

7:30

Sept. 23

at Osbourn

7:30

Sept. 30

NORTH STAFFORD

7:30

Oct. 7

at Osbourn Park

6:30

Oct. 14

WOODBRIDGE*

7:30

Oct. 21

at Gar-Field*

7:30

Oct. 28

at Forest Park*

7:30

Nov. 4

HYLTON*

7:30

Nov. 11

FREEDOM*

7:30

2004 Results

WOODBRIDGE

L, 31-7

at Gar-Field

W, 28-6

at Forest Park

W, 55-26

OSBOURN*

L, 13-10 (OT)

OSBOURN PARK*

W, 27-7

at Stonewall*

W, 50-21

HYLTON

W, 34-33

at Osbourn*

W, 41-13

at Osbourn Park*

L, 14-7 (OT)

STONEWALL*

L, 39-32

Northwestern Region Division 5

at North Stafford

L, 14-7

Points scored/allowed

298-217