Coach: Andrew Werner
Returning state qualifiers: Emma Stofferahn, Kasey Mallow, Emily Crook, Arianna Waschkowski
Outlook: Good skills, strong work ethic and positive attitudes.
Coach Steve Bischof
Returning state qualifiers: Samantha Mannix, Tyranny Miller, Hannah Raymond
Outlook: Have to replace state champion at No. 2 singles and medalists at No. 2 doubles. First year in Class A.
Coach: Jeremy Larsen
Returning state qualifiers: Haylie Push, Justine Blick
Outlook: Hard-working and athletic group that will rely on the leadership of our seniors.
Coach: Megan Richardson
Coach: Chris Stock
Players to watch: Madi Kiani, Justine Linscott, Sydney Rau
Outlook: Good positive atmosphere.
Coach: Lisa Effle
Returning state qualifiers: Chloe Baylor, Han Le, Julia McMahon-Cole, Sarah Smith
Outlook: Strong tennis backgrounds. Young but experienced.
Coach: Michael Mason-D’Croz
Returning state qualifiers: Maggie Ferguson, Mercedees Smith, Katie Le
Outlook: Good amount of returning talent. Looking to improve on 19th-place finish at state.
Lincoln North Star
Coach: Matt Lickliter
Returning state qualifiers: None
Outlook: Graduated entire varsity so young and inexperienced. But working hard and excited to improve.
Lincoln Pius X
Coach: Nolan DeWispelare
Returning state qualifiers: Morgan Felber, Taylor Shreve, Brooke Shreve, Abby Sullivan, Natalie Schieuer
Outlook: With five of six state entrants back, team is looking to improve on last year’s fifth-place finish. One of deepest teams DeWispelare has had.
Coach: Chris Salem
Returning state qualifiers: Sophie Miller, Kate Dean, Lauren Mosser, Fidan Ibrahimova, Abby Peterson, Katie Whitehead
Outlook: Large group of state championship team still together. Finding someone to step into the top six will be biggest question mark.
Coach: Dennis Hershberger
Returning state qualifiers: Anne Wiltfong, Tanvi Santhosh, Morgan McKinsey, Ansley Gates
Outlook: Five players return with varsity experience.
Coach: Josh Raymond
Returning state qualifiers: Olivia Faulk, Caitlin McCarthy, Priya Kukreja, Josie Friedman, Kashish Signh, Leily Zhu
Outlook: Very experienced with seven seniors. Olivia Faulk returned after a year off and is playing No. 1 singles.
Coach: Jason Rodenberger
Returning state qualifiers: Adele Kanley
Outlook: With only one member that went to state returning, team is relatively young and inexperienced but progressing quickly.
Coach: MJ Robertson
Returning state qualifiers: Sierra Foley, Anna Stuckwisch, Katy Freiburger
Outlook: Wildcats anticipate fierce play through the competitive season.
Coach: Kelly Krueger
Returning state qualifiers: Hannah Matthies, Jenna Jochum, Elise Ehlers, Abryann Kilpatrick, Abigail Wright
Outlook: Good mix of experience and youth.
Coach: Richardo Hernandez
Returning state qualifiers: Araceli De Arcos, Vivian Pham, Emily Pemble, Sierra Leeper
Outlook: Three returning starters who are seniors and a transfer from Omaha Northwest will be core. Young talent moving up.
Coach: Stan Shaw
Returning state qualifiers: Witney Stanley, Sihley Pawaskar, Evie Kay, Blythe Petersen.
Outlook: Lady Eagles are looking to be quite competitive again. With a deep lineup and a lot of returning letter winneres, they could prove to surprise a lot of opponents.
Coach: Beth Dye
Returning state qualifiers: Julia King
Outlook: Lost majority of metro-state team, but looking for girls to step up and be competitive.
Coach: Gina Alati
Returning state qualifiers: Linh Hoang, Shannon McCarty, Rianna Gunter, Ashley Vacura
Outlook: Several players back with varsity experience.
Coach: Shaun McMahon
Returning state qualifiers: Ashley Tyler, Erin Kruger, Ellie Sadler
Outlook: Experienced team but without firepower of best squads.
Coach: Mariana Hurst
Returning state qualifiers: Claire Neil, Morgan Eby, Spencer Roach, Jadyn Moore, Tessa Hurst
Outlook: Monarchs back back this season hungry for more. Graduated only one senior last year from team that finished a half-point back at state.
Papillion-La Vista South
Coach: Betsy Smith
Returning state qualifiers: Carlee Ellis, Evie Ehrhorn
Outlook: Group of girls who are excited about the season and eager to play.
South Sioux City
Coach: Tammy Cahill-Lane
Returning state qualifiers: Ashley Akins, Brisa Medina, Mychyl Brown, Rose Carson
Outlook: Girls have been working hard. Good senior leaders.
Coach: Barb Rieken
Returning state qualifiers: Katie Steffen, Emma Elliott, Mikayla Bletscher, Keeli Boesiger
Outlook: Several strong players who look to do well in both singles and doubles.
Coach: Morgan Skrdla
Returning state qualifiers: Grace Lueders, Sawyer Davis
Outlook: Some of the girls put in a lot of time over the summer and are showing great improvement.
Coach: Jon Holtz
Returning state qualifiers: Kristal Kuo, Claire Mountjoy, Josie Mountjoy, Grace Nelson, Mackenzie Greckel, Emma Buddenhagen
Outlook: Veteran team returning. Didn’t lose any among top eight, so hope to surpass last year’s fifth-place finish at state.
Grand Island Central Catholic
Coach: James Lowry
Returning state qualifiers: Amanda Fay, Madison Liske
Outlook: Working hard and improving every day. Graduated four from state runner-up team.
Coach: Curt Mace
Returning state qualifiers: Brooke Smith, Kiley Tremel, Abbie Wesely
Outlook: Nice mixture of experience and players who are hungry to fill roles left open.
Hastings Adams Central
Coach: Rod Hartman
Returning state qualifiers: Kelsey Wrightsman
Outlook: Will be inexperienced with only one returning starter.
Coach: Matt Wiemers
Returning state qualifiers: Lauren Koetter, Kacee Samway, Katie Kjendel, Cassiddy Beebe, Kassidy Michaelis
Outlook: Experienced and competitive team.
Coach: Shari Schlichtemeier
Returning state qualifiers: Kacey Jaeger, Kira Mestl, Maddie Herman
Outlook: Herman should be strong at No. 1 singles and Jaeger and Mestl are a force to be reckoned with at No. 1 doubles.
Coach: Randy Davis
Returning state qualifiers: Ameya Kutty, Jenny Mu, Anna Kotula, Julia Muell
Outlook: Teams is showing lots of potential.
Coach: Dave Lippold
Returning state qualifiers: Ava Blankman, Maddie Rheinheimer
Outlook: Should be a solid team.
Coach: Scott Wissing
Returning state qualifiers: Brenna Turner, Aliyah Nye, Brittany Giles, Magen Jorgensen, Aubrey Thurman
Outlook: With five varsity returners, team is looking to be very competitive.
Coach: Darren Ivy
Returning state qualifiers: Hannah Sands, Makayla Rice
Outlook: Working hard to improve on fundamentals and find roles on the team.
Coach: Josh Miller
Returning state qualifiers: Maria McDougall, Nicole Mittman
Outlook: Very athletic group but lack varsity experience.
Note: Some schools did not return forms.