Kalamazoo United football team returns 19 starters

Kalamazoo United football team returns 19 starters. (WWMT/Mike McCann)

The Kalamazoo United football team headed by Jesse Brown coming off the best season in program history.

The 5-year-old program won 8 of their first 10 ballgames before getting knocked off by Grand Rapids West Catholic in the second round of the playoffs.

United appears to be in great shape for 2018. The squad returning 19 total starters, including standout senior quarterback Eric Wenzel, who threw for over 3,100 yards and 35 touchdowns.

United opens up at home Thursday night against Berrien Springs.