COACH: John Rome, second year.
CONFERENCE: Northern Conference, National Division.
LAST SEASON: 3-7, 1-5 in division.
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Stephen Miller, sophomore, quarterback; Willie Youngblood, sophomore, running back; Brian Williams, sophomore, wide receiver; Nick Bryant, sophomore, wide receiver/defensive line; Joe Wiggan, sophomore, running back; Kalii Robinson, sophomore, linebacker; Jorge Chaidez, sophomore, running back; Joey Orlandini, freshman, linebacker; Jeano Khajarian, freshman, linebacker.
KEY LOSSES: Michael Klintworth, defensive end; Nick Sabatella, offensive tackle; Lavelle Peterson, running back; Marc Valdez, offensive guard; James Antaplyan, cornerback.
ROME’S QUOTE: “Our starting 22 could start for any of those schools [in the division], we believe, but depth is always an issue for us.”