High School Sports

INSIDE LOOK: East Lincoln football

Head Coach: Mike Byus (11th year as East Lincoln head coach)

2014 Record: 16-0

Key Returning Starters: Chazz Surratt, Sr., QB (6-3, 205); Sage Surratt, Jr., WR (6-3, 195); Cameron Dollar, Jr., WR (6-2, 180); Austin Lunceford, Sr., OL (6-4, 270); Colten Banks, Sr., RB (5-10, 180).

Key Newcomers: Dalton Salerno, Jr., LB (5-11, 190); Will Mercer, Jr., DE (6-5, 220); Eli Smith, Jr., LB (6-0, 215).

Returning Starters: 8

Returning Lettermen: 15

Outlook: It won’t be easy to repeat as 2AA state champions, but with all-state QB Chazz Surratt and his younger brother, WR Sage Surratt, back to the lead the way the Mustangs have to feel good about their chances.

Jay Edwards