25. FORT DORCHESTER
Location: North Charleston, S.C.
2015 record: 15-0
2015 Super 25 Final ranking: Unranked
Three-year starter QB Dakereon Joyner (3,202 yards, 32 TDs passing, 1,059 yards, 19 TDS rushing) is the top returnee from a 1-AAAA state championship team. His primary receivers are expected to be senior Adonicas Sanders and junior Raquan Simmons, who had more than 1,500 receiving yards between them.
DT Khalid Katz (126 tackles) and senior LB DeAndre Peterson (143 tackles) anchor the defense. Other key defensive returnees include: junior DE R.J. Cobb; junior LB Kenneth Brown; and senior DT Myles Price.
This season, the Patriots will play in a new division, Class AAAAA, for the state’s largest schools.
8/20 vs. Sandy Creek (Tyrone, Ga.)
8/26 at Colleton County (Walterboro, S.C.)
9/2 vs. Dutch Fork (Irmo, S.C.)
9/16 at Wando (Mt. Pleasant, S.C.)
9/23 vs. James Island (Charleston, S.C.)
9/30 at Stratford (Goose Creek, S.C.)
10/7 vs. Goose Creek (Goose Creek, S.C.)
10/14 at Ashley Ridge (Summerville, S.C.)
10/21 vs. West Ashley (Charleston, S.C.)
10/28 vs. Summerville (Summerville, S.C.)