Players to watch
Brandon Boone , Oliver Ames: The senior forward is the leading returning scorer (eight goals) for a Tiger squad that reached the Division 2 South final last year against Walpole.
Pat Federle , Cohasset: The 6-foot-4 senior goaltender helped Cohasset reach the Division 4 final last fall, posting 14 shutouts and a 0.77 goals-against average. He was a South Shore League and Eastern Massachusetts all-star.
Jacob Higgins , Pembroke: The senior midfielder was third in the Patriot League in scoring a year ago with 16 goals and seven assists, earning league and Eastern Mass. all-star honors to help the Titans reach the Division 2 South semis.
Connor Horan , Norwell: As a junior, he tallied a team-leading 19 goals and 13 assists in the Clippers’ drive to the Division 3 South final.
Damian Kozak , Canton: A two-year Hockomock League all-star, the senior is the leading returning scorer for the Bulldogs, who earned their eighth straight postseason appearance last season.