On Friday, Norwell were close but not close enough as they fell 7-9 to Rockland. Norwell are ranked 65th in the MaxPreps state rankings (139 spots ahead of Rockland), so the loss was all the more frustrating.
The defeat dropped Norwell's record to 2-3. Finally capturing their first victory of the season, Rockland advanced to 1-5.
Norwell will be staying on the road next week, facing off against Middleborough. Neither Norwell nor Middleborough could muster much offensive firepower in their last games, so look to the defense to decide this one. As for Rockland, they will face off against Pentucket Regional.
See how Rockland vs. Norwell plays out in the box score here
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