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Will Croom helps prospects with MASS ELITE 7v7 program

In the current climate of college football recruitment, it can be a little confusing, and frankly overwhelming, for certain players to know what to do and how to put their best foot forward for teams doling out scholarships.

For Will Croom, head of the MASS ELITE 7v7 program and current assistant coach at the Middlesex School, that's where he can come in and be of assistance, and a role he has played for years locally.

"It's a pleasure to be a big brother mentor to these kids," Croom said in a phone interview last weekend. "My philosophy is that recruiting, it's your first time and it's your last time, so there's a lot of room for error."

Although Croom's team is a 7-on-7 travel squad that competes around the country, that aspect of his program is only part of it. When he picks his team, he analyzes the skills of the players, finding out which college position works best for that individual, even if it is not one that person plays on his hig…