Eye on five
With the introduction of a new state playoff system, a number of high school programs will kick off this season with renewed hope they will have a legitimate shot at qualifying for the playoffs for the first time in memory.
Archbishop Williams (5-4; 2012
Catholic Central Large; Division 5 South
Bay State Herget; Division 4 South
Hockomock Davenport; Division 4 South
Patriot Keenan; Division 2 South
Hockomock Davenport: Division 3
PLAYER TO WATCH
Dylan Oxsen, Plymouth South:
The Panthers’ elusive senior back piled up the touchdowns (40) and rushing yards (2,000-plus) in South’s march to the Division 2A playoffs.Peter Cappiello can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.