(By Neil Swidey, Boston Globe, 4/24/05)
The team faces challenges -- academic, personal, financial, and criminal -- on their quest for victories and scholarships.
(By Neil Swidey, Boston Globe, 5/1/05)
On the hunt for a state title, players must deal with the reactions of the men in their lives -- fathers, uncles, and their hard-driving coach.
(By Neil Swidey, Boston Globe, 5/8/05)
Two goals consume Coach O'Brien -- getting his team to the state title, and getting his seniors into college.