Sports

Pop Warner Youth Football Fundraiser

June 18, 2015
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On Monday, June 8 at Kelley Square Pub on Bennington Street the East Boston Pop Warner Board help a fundraiser for the youth football program. The event raised over $3,000 so that Pop Warner can purchase safety equipment like shoulder pads for players for the upcoming fall season. Pop Warner Co-Vice President Adjie Burnett...

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Sports 06-10-2015

June 11, 2015
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East Boston Knights Baseball  Shawn Carlson no-hits Braves The Knights had another great week of baseball capped off with a no no by Andover’s own Shawn Carlson vs the Brighton Braves Wednesday night at Rogers Park in Brighton. Carlson carried a perfect game into the 6th inning before walking Ted Tracey with 2 outs....

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Sports 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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Knights continue hot start The Knights continue to stay hot running their winning streak to 6 as they remain undefeated on the season at 6 – 0. They opened up the week at Maplewood Park in Malden defeating the pesky Maddogs 3 – 0. Solid pitching and sure handed defense led the Knights to...

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Knights Stay Perfect Defeat Yankees

May 28, 2015
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Knights continued their road trip this time traveling to Waltham to face the Yankees. Jay Lendall took the ball for his first ever YBL appearance for the Knights and faced off against George Ziegler. Lendall made it through 2 1/3 innings before giving way to Branden Eaton who came on with the bases loaded...

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Knights Start the Season With Three Victories

May 21, 2015
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The East Boston Knights are back in action in the Yawkey League of Boston. Off to their best start in team history the Knights (3-0) opened up action vs the Revere Rockies as they started the season on a 5 game road trip. The Knights gave the ball to ace Jeff Allison and he...

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DA Conley’s 7th Basketball Tourney Makes the Grade at UMass Boston

May 6, 2015
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Kids and teens from across Boston and Revere came together at UMass Boston last Wednesday, April 22, with prosecutors, victim advocates, and celebrity coaches – including the Independent News Group’s editor Cary Shuman – at District Attorney Dan Conley’s seventh annual Basketball for Peace tournament. “So many times when we hear about violent crime...

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East Boston High School Baseball off to a Strong Start

April 23, 2015
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The East Boston High School baseball team, under the direction of head coach Cory Giberti, is off to a strong start, winning five of its first seven games. The Jets are 5-0 against Boston City League opponents, besting Latin Academy, Madison Park, Boston International, O’Bryant, and New Mission. The losses are to Malden and...

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Sports 04-15-2015

April 21, 2015
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EB Roundup Eastie track teams fall to Latin Academy in openers The East Boston High School boys and girls outdoor track teams fell to Boston Latin Academy in their season openers Monday at White Stadium. Joel Pastrana, a key player for last fall’s East Boston football team, provided a highlighting by winning the 100...

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A Great One Giving Back: Former East Boston Star Krysten Hunt Is Now Coaching Little League Baseball

April 9, 2015
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The players on the East Boston Little League Astros team might not know how spectacular Krysten Hunt was as a softball player, but by now they know how much she loves the game. Krysten Hunt can’t disguise her enthusiasm for the sport or hold back on her knowledge of the fundamentals. She fell in...

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Sports 04-01-2015

April 2, 2015
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EB Little League opens season April 18 By Cary Shuman Chucky Cassaro, president of East Boston Little League (EBLL), is hopeful that the local youth baseball organization can open its 2015 season on Saturday, April 18. “We originally planned for April 4 but we pushed it back two weeks because of the weather,” said...

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