Editor’s note: This story appears in our Winter 2019 magazine. You can subscribe to the print edition, or digital, here.
As much as Tufts head coach Josh Shapiro is concerned with pulling the right strings on the field, he often devotes as much time, if not more, to how players are developing off it.
Conversations with senior forward Gavin Tasker (Concord, Mass.), a co-captain this year alongside senior defender Tanner Jameson, illustrate the importance of those endeavors.