Sports

Corner Cafe regains softball crown

September 22, 2010
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Dominant pitching by Steve "Donuts" Passatempo and an air tight team defense played key roles in re-capturing the North End Men’s Softball League Championship by Corner Cafe over Waterfront Cafe. Corner Cafe wrapped up their season finishing in first place in the divisional season and went on to capture still another championship with scores...

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North End Little Leaguers 1-1 in Tournament Play

North End Little Leaguers 1-1 in Tournament Play

The North End Little League team, coached by Al Vilar, was recently at it again playing in still another baseball tournament this season. This time around, the team ventured to Malden to participate in the Pacitti Cup Tournament, win or go home event game against the Dorchester Cedar Grove team. Both teams battled throughout...

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St. Anthony’s Feast

A neighborhood celebration for 91 years, over the past 40 years, the St. Anthony’s Feast has grown from year to year almost without pause. What was once something exclusive to the residents of the North End who were largely Italian many years ago, has become the one event of the year in the neighborhood...

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NEAA/TD Bank Family Baseball Game

August 12, 2010
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Twenty or so children and their parents squared-off last Saturday at Langone Park for the Annual North End Athletic Association/TD Bank Annual Family Baseball Game. The fun-filled game, as usual wound-up as a tie, featured food, refreshments and prizes provided by TD Bank. Both teams had game t-shirts, parents blue and kids yellow, also...

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NEAA Dodgers post 7-1 record

July 20, 2010
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Some sloppy early inning defense saw the NEAA Dodgers give up 6 second inning runs to the Jamaica Plain Angels at Puopolo. Seeking their 6th win of the season, the Dodgers played catch-up and eventually took a 10-8 lead after 4 innings. Starting pitcher Mike Martignetti struggled through the early innings but held the...

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Team Ralph DeMarco Competing in Suburban League

July 14, 2010
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Despite having a 0-3 record in the Suburban League, Coach Al Vilar feels his Team Ralph DeMarco has "been playing fairly well and will come around and begin winning some games." The North End Little Leaguers opened the season against Braintree losing 8-2. Aaron Cronin and Robert Pagliuca led the team offense with 1...

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NEAA All Star game draws largest crowd ever

July 8, 2010
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NEAA All Star game draws largest crowd ever

One of the largest crowds ever found their way to last week’s North End Athletic Association’s annual Little league All Star Game played at Langone Park on Commercial Street. The traditional game saw the East All Stars come out swinging enroute to a nine inning 18-5 win over the West All Stars. The popular...

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Tigers Capture NEAA Majors Baseball Crown

Tigers Capture NEAA Majors Baseball Crown

When it was all said and done, it was the Tigers that won the 2010 NEAA/Nazzaro Center Majors Baseball Championship with a 9-0 shutout of the Indians who led the 2 of 3 series one game to none. The Tigers came out swinging led by a first inning three run home run over the...

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North End/South End Baseball Little League Classic

North End/South End Baseball Little League Classic

Working with the NEAA, Representative Aaron Michlewitz has helped organize a North 2 South Baseball Classic Tournament between the North End Majors All Star team (15 players) and the South End Little League All Star team. Game one (7 innings) will be played on Friday, June 25 at 6pm at Langone Field on Commercial...

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Little League Report

Indians Number One With the Tigers on their tail and the Red Sox close behind, the Indians with coach Al Vilar at the helm, captured the 2010 NEAA/Nazzaro Center Majors Baseball Championship. Other games during the week… Sox 10-Indians 7 The ongoing battle between the Red Sox and Indians for first place went to...

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