The Kings Academy Lions finished with a 1-8 record last season. Keith Rogers is the new head coach, after helping Florence Christian to a state championship as an assistant last fall.
Jaye Woods returns as the starting quarterback. Cody Plummer will be the Lions feature back.
On defense, Jacob Davidson will provide size up front and double up on offense at tight end. Jacob Parnell is another impact player. He will be a two-way starter at linebacker and on the offensive line.
The King's Academy will open the season at home against the defending SCISA Class A State Champion Williamsburg Academy Stallions on August 22.