League: Class 4A Desert
Head coach: Dana Neel, 12th season
2017 record: 22-2-3 (9-0-1 Southeast/first)
Returning letter winners (starters): Eleven (eight)
Top athletes: D Kaitlyn Kowalchuk (Sr.), GK Taylor Book (Jr.), F Alysa Caso (Sr.), MF Leili Rosenberg (Sr.), MF Haley Meusy (Sr.)
Outlook: The Cougars bring back eight starters from a team that went undefeated in league play and advanced to the Sunrise Region title game.
“We have a strong group of returners,” Neel said.