The view from North Attleborough

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. -- First there was Bama-LSU. Now, we've got the Hockomock League's answer to Bama-LSU, the annual showdown between No. 10 Mansfield (8-1) and North Attleborough (7-1).

Can the Red Rocketeers avenge last season's loss to Mansfield and turn the tables on the No. 10 Hornets? A Big Red win tomorrow night would force a three-way tie in the Hockomock's Kelly-Rex division (with No. 15 King Philip), and turn things over to a complicated tiebreaker system.

We checked in with NA captains Paul Norris, Anthony Plante and Will Kummer following Thursday's practice at North Attleborough Middle School: