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Head Coach: Jason Estep (9th year at Charlotte Christian)

2014 Record: 11-1

Key Returning Starters: Elijah Deveaux, Sr., RB/LB (6-1, 210); Ryan Gilmartin, Sr., FB/LB (6-0, 220); John Turley, Sr., QB (5-10, 180); Alex Parker, Sr., TE/DE (6-3, 235); Connor Maitland, Sr., FB/DT (5-10, 235).

Key Newcomers: Justus Woods, Soph., RB/DB (6-2, 190); Christian VanSickle, Jr., K/P (6-0, 180).

Returning Starters: 11

Returning Lettermen: 25

Outlook: The Knights have won three straight NCISAA Division I championships, and with all-state running back Deveaux (Duke commit) and a dominant defense returning, a four-peat is possible, if not probable.

Jay Edwards