Winning the FCIAC and Class LL titles are the goals for the Staples football team. Last year, Staples won the FCIAC title and was the Class LL runnerup in compiling a 12-1 record. This year, despite losing so many key players, the team is optimistic it will equal or better last year's success.
"We have great senior leadership and the kids have worked hard in the offseason to make themselves better and the younger kids have rallied around the seniors," Wreckers Coach Marce Petroccio said. "I'm happy with the progress we made. I expect us to compete every week and play hard in every game."