Middletown went 10-1 last season en route to landing the top seed in the Class L tournament before being knocked out by New Canaan. The Blue Dragons have high expectations, but will need to replace their starting quarterback and the reigning Courant Athlete of the Year.
Last year’s record: 10-1
Key losses: QB Stone Belzo, WR DeAaron Lawrence
Key returners: RB Xzavier Reyes, DL Stephen Jones Jr.
Player to watch for: RB Tyreece Lumpkin
Games to watch: at Bristol Central, Sept. 28; vs. Windsor, Nov. 21
The rundown: Middletown senior offensive lineman...