Pietra Sweeney is bringing back that old-time offensive feel to the term “outside fullback” for the Acton-Boxborough Regional girls’ soccer team. Scoring on clinical volleys off set pieces and nailing 25-yard shots is just part of her repertoire, which also includes the defensive ability to limit the best strikers in the state. For a team that made headlines in handing defending state champion Peabody its only two losses of the season, that extra dazzle was more than welcome.
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