Beaver won eight games last year, reaching the WPIAL semifinals for the first time since 2003.
Three offensive starters and six defensive starters return from that team.
The Bobcats must find replacements for three first-team all-conference players, including quarterback Alex Rowse. Replacing Rowse in the spread offense will be senior Zach Royba (6-0, 180). Royba played wide receiver and strong safety last season.
Sophomore Darius Wise (5-11, 160) is a returning starter and versatile weapon who can play running back and wide receiver.