Posted On: 11/17/15 3:45 AM

As our season preview series rolls on, we begin our preview of the Front Range League. Tonight: Predicting the order of finish in the league. Tomorrow: Preseason All-League Teams.

1. Fossil Ridge 

The Sabercats were the Class 5A runner-up to Denver East two years ago and reached the Sweet 16 last year. Matt Johannsen, in our estimation one of the best coaches in the state, has built a winning program at every level. He will have some weapons to replace though in 6-foot-7 Ryan Quaid (17.2 ppg, 11.4 rpg), who is now at West Texas A&M, Zacc Drovdal (10.6 ppg), Andrew Semadeni (8.4), and Brady Menefee (6.4). But if you’ve watched Fossil play, you know they have a habit of reloading with highly skilled players and several sharpshooters. Braxton Bertolette, our No. 7 ranked player in 2017, shoots the ball as well as anyone around and senior guard Jackson Everhart has a wonderful shooting stroke, as well. 6-foot-7 junior Cameron DeHart has upside. The Sabercats went 11-1 in the league last year with their lone loss to Fort Collins (11-1), the conference champs who, according to the FRL, technically shared the title with Fossil. Look for this group to be in a

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