“We’re making enormous strides,” Yameen said. “It’s going to be an attraction for the kids. We have a lot of people getting involved, and it’s going to happen. We’ll have great facilities and play the best competition in the state. Why wouldn’t you stay?”
Wile believes, of all North Shore programs, only Reading, Medford, Woburn and Burlington have locker rooms solely reserved for the high school teams.
“That’s obviously a big part of the push for Division 1,” Wile said. “We’ll offer something not a lot of programs can offer. We’ll have something special.”