Sports

Sports 11-01-2016

NEAA Fall Soccer sponsored by Black Dog Real Estate Group By Phil Orlandella Each weekend, Puopolo Park on Commercial Street is filled with over 150 soccer players and coaches participating in the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) Soccer Program in age groups of 4-5, 6-7, 8-9 and 10-13. The 2016 Fall Soccer Program is...

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Sports 10-18-2016

Corner Café Captures 15th North End Softball Championship By Ralph Martignetti Corner Café entered the North End Softball League playoffs as the number one seed after a 9-1 regular season and did not disappoint.  Getting a bye into the semi-finals the Corner Café opened defense of their title by taking on longtime rival Landmark...

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North End Hockey Registration Underway

By Phil Orlandella Registration is currently being accepted for the North End Hockey Introduction program which runs October 2016 through early March 2017 at the Steriti Skating Rink on Saturday mornings. The program is for children ages 5-12 (some exceptions) and teaches the fundamentals of hockey in a fun atmosphere according to Daniel Toscano...

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Sports 07-05-2016

North/South End square off in Baseball Classic By Phil Orlandella In the spirit of baseball competition and friendship between two neighborhoods the North2South Baseball Classic was played for the seventh consecutive year between teams representing the North End Athletic Association and South End Baseball. Two seven inning games were played, one in each neighborhood....

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NEAA Award Night for Minors,Juniors & Majors @ All-Star Game

By Ralph Martinetti The North End Athletic Association (NEAA) will give out awards to all of the players in their Minor & Junior Leagues on Friday Night June 24th at 6:00 pm at Langone Field prior to the start of the Annual All-Star Game, this year being held in honor of Phil Orlandella and...

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Sports 05-24-2016

Boston Neighborhood Basketball League The Boston Parks and Recreation Department has announced that registration is now open for the 47th annual season of Boston’s summer basketball league, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL), kicking off on Tuesday, July 5. BNBL has three divisions each for boys and girls: 13 and under, 15 and under,...

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Nazzaro Center Basketball League Holds National Championship Game

The Nazzaro Center Small Fry Basketball League, in its 44th consecutive season, held its final games of the 2016 season Friday February 19 and although the tournament is usually billed as the “Final Four” or the “Big Dance”, this year it had to be called  the “3/4 Time Waltz”.  That’s because the vacation week schedule of so many families...

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Basketball for Beginners Begins

By Carl Ameno The second of three phases of the Nazzaro Center-NEAA basketball program began its season on Saturday, November 14.  The Instructional League, for novice and beginner boys and girls roughly 4-7 years old, held its first of 15 sessions. Joining the JV and Varsity programs, tailored for older players, the Instructional is the first rung on the ladder of...

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N.E.A.A. Donates Hockey Equipment to Players in North End Youth Hockey Program

The North End Athletic Association recently donated hockey gloves, shin pads and elbow pads to several young players in the North End Youth Hockey Program.  The NEAA received the equipment from a grant written to Good Sports earlier this year.  Thanks to help from Representative Aaron Michlewitz, the NEAA received over $14,000 worth of...

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Sports 08-18-2015

Little League Report Highlights NEAA Dodgers Post 14-4 Record The NEAA 21U Dodgers wrapped up their regular season with a 15-0 thrashing of Waltham and secured the 2nd seed for the playoffs. The Dodgers have been rock solid all year and their dominant pitching and air tight defense has recently been augmented by some...

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