The draw is out for the NEPSAC Class B tournament, and there’s plenty to unpack.
Both of last year's finalists, Tabor Academy and Thayer Academy, have moved up to Class A, as did Founders League powerhouse program Miss Porter's. That's hurt the overall depth of Class B in 2019, where Pingree and Rivers have respectively locked up the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds.
So, how could it all shake out? To answer that, we’ve offered predictions for every matchup and the entire bracket, from the quarterfinals up through the final.
Whoever emerges with the trophy will have rattled off three wins in five days, culminating with the Nov. 17 championship match at Deerfield Academy. Which team can pull it off?