10 moments to savor: Fall 2010
For every team boasting an unbeaten season, there is a winless team a few towns away. For each All-Scholastic athlete, there are a dozen athletes, perhaps not equally talented, but working toward the same goal. Coaches teach and encourage, prod and push, trying to turn teenagers into champions. For some, such as the Everett football team and the Medfield volleyball team, the payoff is huge. Nothing can match the satisfaction enjoyed by a handful of teams and individuals this fall. Selecting 10 worthy success stories from a season filled with candidates isn't easy. Did we hit on every sport? Who did we miss? Here, in no particular order, are 10 we thought stood out.