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September 3, 2013

2013 SALEM NEWS TEAM BY TEAM BOYS SOCCER PREVIEWS

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Head coach: Joel Spencer (1st season)

Captains: Nathan Espinal, Sr., D; Harrison Asaro, Sr., M.

Other players to watch: Samuel Cueva, So., F; Josh Zwiercan, So., M.

Coach’s outlook: “We graduated 12 seniors and will look to a lot of young guys to attempt to improve on last season. We are a young, ambitious team who looks to equal last year’s success of making the state tournament.”

Masconomet

Last year’s record: 18-1-2 (Lost in Div. 1 semifinals)

Head coach: Dave Mitchell (3rd season)

Captains: Adam Grammer, Sr., M; Jeff Panella, Sr., D.

Other players to watch: Stephen Pease, Sr., M; Dylan Zernich, Sr., F; Max Craig, Sr., F; P.J. Criscione, Sr., F; Jack Heintzelman, Sr., M; Willie Stewart, Sr., GK; Kevin Gilbert, Jr., D; Danny Raphael, Jr., D.

Coach’s outlook: “I’m really looking forward to the opener (tomorrow) against St. John’s Prep. It has always been a great rivalry and we’ll really see where we stand. Our preseason has been really positive and our senior leaders have been outstanding. Our team chemistry is great and the boys are ready to go. We can’t wait to kick it off this week.”

Salem

Last year’s record: 12-5-3 (Lost in Div. 2 quarterfinals)

Head coach: Mike Collins (5th season)

Captain: Alejandro Smart, Jr., M.

Other players to watch: Connor Duncan, Jr., F; Matt Muse, Sr., D; Craig Denehy, Sr., D; Nathan Russell, Jr., F; Gabriel Andreattolla, Jr., D.

Coach’s outlook: “We continue to maintain an outlook of optimism for the upcoming season. This year’s team is very young, consisting mostly of sophomores and juniors.”

Marblehead

Last year’s record: 7-9-3 (Lost in Div. 2 first round)

Head coach: Scott Laramie (2nd season)

Players to watch: Cole Guyre, Sr. M; Paul Elder, Sr. M; Chris Brady, Jr. D; Henry Poulin, Sr. M.

 

 

 

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