5 Manning teams to watch
Coach: Miguel Coley
Comment (Delroy Brown, assistant coach): Because we have been setting records over the years, the aim is to win four consecutive Manning Cup titles. The main objective is to retain the title.
Last year's performance: Champions
St George's College
Coach: Neville 'Bertis' Bell
Comment (Marcel 'Fuzzy' Gayle, assistant coach): Well, basically, every year, we enter to win. We want to continue to entertain and finish the competition the strongest.
Last year's performance: Runners-up
Coach: Lijyasu Simms
Comment: The pre-season was not a bad one. We have a very young team, but they have put in the work. I don't coach to just participate. My aim is to make the final and win.
Last year's performance: Failed to advance from preliminary stage
Coach: Shavar Thomas
Comment: Our overall objective is to advance to the next stage. We want to win but won't pressure the team.
Last year's performance: Finished in top eight
Haile Selassie High
Coach: Geoffrey Maxwell
Comment: The objective is to win the Manning Cup then vie for the other titles. I have confidence in the team as my aim is always to win.
Last year's performance: Failed to past preliminary stage.