Players of the Week: Barnstable Defense

HYANNIS, Mass. -- Football is the ultimate team sport, right?

Well, it didn't take one singularly spectacular performance for Barnstable to knock off top-ranked Everett on Friday in double-overtime. The Red Raiders' 13-7 victory earned them the top spot this week's MIAA football Top 25 and it was in no small part due to their defense.

In recognition of the momentus win, we honored the Barnstable defense with our Player of the Week award.

Brendan Hall caught up with the Red Raiders' defensive captains Andrew Ellis, Ryan Litchman, and Bryan Hardy after Monday's practice: