COACHING STAFF: Jim Tsilimos (19th season, first since 2007, 110-79; 134-108 overall).
PLAYOFF HISTORY: 5 years, 6-4. Last appearance: 2003.
OUTLOOK: Jim Tsilimos, who guided Lisbon to the 1995 state championship, returns as head coach with a rebuilding job. He believes a good start in the first three weeks will be essential, against Leetonia, Southern and Wellsville. Tsilimos is also challenging his 12 seniors to be the leaders.