As we prepare to turn the calendar from 2012 to 2013, we'll ring in a new set of storylines for the high school sports season. Here are a few to keep an eye on over the next few months:
Will a boost from the backcourt net a playoff spot? -- Head coach Colin Devine has made no secret about what he expects of the Staples High boys basketball team this season. A nine-win team a season ago, the Wreckers are hoping to do more than simply back into the state tournament. The Wreckers, who were ousted in the LL state first round a year ago, have no interest in being another one-and-done.