What makes the good attackmen great?
More than just blessed athleticism, an off-the-chart physical intangible or a relentless nose for the net, the truly great ones are unpredictable, always one step ahead or apt to thwart a defender with something truly unique.
With any great offense, an element of improvisation can make everyone else on the field that much better. The best attackers in this year’s crop across New England all have, to one degree or another, a level of creativity that makes them exceptionally fun to watch. Some also boast an uncanny sense of finding the open man, whether that's from the wing or at X.
Here's our look at 10 of the best up-and-comers to keep an eye out for this spring.