High School: Week 11 Preview

November 17, 2022

We have reached the point in the season where every game is good, meaningful, or just a plain classic. It’s Final Four time in the MIAA and bowl time in the NEPSAC. Let’s get right to it. Springfield Central vs. Methuen — There is no doubt who is the favorite and who is the underdog in this D1 Final Four showdown. Central has not played a close game with a…


High School: Week 9 Preview

November 3, 2022

Here we go, playoff time in the MIAA, as we’ve got some terrific matchups on tap. First-round matchups across the state, and there will be some good ones. The NEPSAC season is heating up, too, with some games that will affect bowl participation. Let’s get to it. Brockton at Methuen — In Division 1, this looks to be one of the games of the weekend. Brockton is the No. 9 seed,…


High School: Week 5 Preview

October 7, 2021

The best game in Central, Mass this weekend features Grafton and Northbridge. We start to get into some league matchups in the MIAA as we delve into Week 5. There are some worthy games all around the state this week. As the number of undefeated teams dwindle, we are beginning to separate the pretenders from the contenders. Let’s take a look at the top games from around the state this…