New England Collegiate Baseball League

    Titans Take Talents East

    Date:03/19/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, RI- Two Cal State Fullerton Titans will travel east for the summer-  RHP Dillon Brown of Santa Ana, California and RHP Kyle Luckham from Fullerton, CA. Dillon Brown is currently a junior at Cal State Fullerton, choosing to become a Titan after graduating from Foothill High School. Brown has worked predominantly out of the bullpen throughout his career at Fullerton, appearing in 42 ga...


    Six Mainers Set for Round Two in Sanford

    Date:03/19/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Written by Ryan Zimmerman Director of Broadcasting & Media SANFORD – Six players from last year’s roster are set to return to southern Maine to improve on last year’s playoff success and make another run at the Fay Vincent Cup. Pitchers Ryan Twitchell (URI), Mike Vasturia (Maryland), Patrick Webler (Southern CT State), and Darren Williams (Eastern Kentucky) will make their ...


    Spartan Ready for Battle in Newport

    Date:03/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, RI- A sophomore at the University of South Carolina Upstate, Jordan Marks, of Sarnia, Ontario is set to join the Newport Gulls pitching staff in the coming season. The six-foot-two, 180-pound righty hails from north of the border where he attended Saint Clair Secondary High School in his hometown. In just his second season, Marks is a vital piece of the Spartans starting rotation. He made...


    ​Mountaineer to Take Mound in Newport

    Date:03/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, RI- The Gulls are eager to welcome Daniel Ouderkirk to the 2019 roster. Ouderkirk was recruited by West Virginia University during his time at Spotswood HS in Penn Laird, VA and is currently a freshman.   Ouderkirk will be bringing some intimidation to the Cardines Field mound as the right-handed pitcher comes in at 6’9” and 225 lbs. He was named a Rawlings-Perfect Game H...


    Mainers Home Opener, Schedule Set for 2019

    Date:03/12/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    SANFORD – The Sanford Mainers officially announced the kick-off to the 2019 season, with their home opener scheduled for Friday, June 7 against the defending New England Collegiate Baseball League champions, the Valley Blue Sox. The Mainers will start the season on the road on Wednesday, June 5 as they pay a visit to the North Adams SteepleCats. A few highlights of the 2019 schedule includ...


    Ryans Reunite in Newport

    Date:03/02/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, RI- The Newport Gulls look forward to welcoming two heavy hitters to the 2019 lineup- Ryan Hernandez (San Jacinto College) and Ryan Toohers (Villanova). The Ryans, are alike more than just having the same first name. Both are listed as 6’ 4”, both play first base, and coincidentally were teammates this past summer in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League for the Mohawk V...


    Scarlet Knight Signs to City by the Sea

    Date:03/02/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, RI- With the start of the Division I College Baseball season, the Newport Gulls will begin to release each player signed to the 2019 Roster. Peter Serutto, a freshman catcher from Rutgers University (Newark, NJ) is the first of the 33-man roster to be featured.    Serutto, grew up just 20 minutes from Rutgers University in Short Hills, NJ. As a three-sport athlete at Milburn H...


    New England League Unveils 25th Anniversary Logo

    Date:02/25/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) is proud to unveil its official 25th-anniversary season logo, as announced by Commissioner Sean McGrath. The new 25th Anniversary Mark for the New England League was created in conjunction with Beam Team Design.  The Dallas-Fort Worth-based design form worked with McGrath and the NECBL to identify the needs of the ...


    Winterrowd to Lead Gulls

    Date:02/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, R.I. – Kevin Winterrowd has been promoted to manager of the 2019 Newport Gulls after serving as the team’s pitching coach the past two seasons. He will be heading a team seeking to capture a league-leading seventh championship in team history after not reaching the playoffs each of the past two seasons.  Winterrowd is no stranger to Newport or the New England League. Th...


    Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Recap

    Date:02/12/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Newport, R.I. –Seven members of the Newport Gulls family – five players and two long-time volunteers – joined 22 others in the team’s Hall of Fame during an extraordinary event held at Gurney’s Newport Resort on Saturday, Feb. 2. The organization, entering its 19th year of operation in the City-by-the-Sea, celebrated the remarkable accomplishments of the Hall of Fame&...


    New England League Unveils 2019 Schedule

    Date:01/30/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Links: 2019 Composite Schedule NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – Commissioner Sean McGrath announced the New England Collegiate Baseball League’s (NECBL) 2019 composite schedule today. The New England League celebrates its 25th anniversary season on Wednesday, June 5, with a matchup between the league’s two-time defending champion Valley Blue Sox traveling to its newest expansion organizatio...


    Lops, Ricci Round Out Mainers Coaching Staff for 2019

    Date:01/24/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    SANFORD – After a month from the hiring of Cejay Suarez as the Sanford Mainers new head coach, the team announced on Wednesday that the coaching staff for 2019 has been completed with the addition of Nic Lops and Ryan Ricci. Lops joins the Moose for his first season and will serve as the team’s hitting coach. He comes to the staff as a familiar face to Suarez as the two were teammates...


    Danbury Westerners: Double Play Movie Matinee at Palace Theater

    Date:01/22/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Sunday! Sunday! Sunday! March 3rd, 2019, join the Danbury Westerners Baseball Club and The Palace Theater for the Sunday Double Play Matinee - a event including raffles, vendors, a baseball card photo booth, and FREE showings on the big screen of the baseball movies, The Rookie and a 30th Anniversary Celebration of Field of Dreams. The Rookie (G) is a 2002 American sports drama film directed ...


    NECBL Welcomes Martha’s Vineyard Sharks as Expansion Organization

    Date:01/19/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The New England Collegiate Baseball League is headed to one of the region’s most iconic summer communities, as the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks will join the New England League as an expansion organization for the 2019 season. The latest expansion and first since 2016 will bring the New England League to 13 teams, as the Sharks – who were founded in 2010 ...


    Zimmerman Named Sanford Mainers Director of Broadcasting and Media for 2019

    Date:01/16/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    SANFORD – The Sanford Mainers baseball team announced on Wednesday that Ryan Zimmerman will take over the duties of Director of Broadcasting and Media for the 2019 season. Zimmerman is currently wrapping up his junior year at the University of California, Berkeley where he is pursuing a degree in Applied Mathematics with a minor in Spanish. At school, Zimmerman is the Assistant Director ...


    Gulls Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight: Paul Nardozzi

    Date:01/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chuck Paiva January 11, 2019 President & General Manager 401-845-6832// gm@newportgulls.com     Picture Credit: Newport Daily News         NEWPORT, RI- The fifth and final player of seven Hall of Fame Inductees to receive a spotlight is right-handed pitcher Paul Nardozzi. Paul and four former Gulls players are joined by tw...


    Gulls Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight: Daniel Wright

    Date:01/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, RI- One month from today is the Newport Gulls Fifth Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. On February 2, 2019, at Gurney’s Newport Resort, Daniel Wright will be joined by four former Gulls players and two long-time volunteers to be inducted into the Newport Gulls Hall of Fame. Daniel is the feature of this Inductee Spotlight.    A native of Bartlett, Tennessee, Daniel Wright ...


    Gulls Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight: Ryan Chambers

    Date:01/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, RI- The next Newport Gulls Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight features Ryan Chambers. Ryan is a member of the Fifth Class of Newport Gulls Hall of Famers to be inducted on February 2, 2019, at Gurney’s Newport Resort.   Ryan Chambers was a member of the 2003 and 2004 Newport Gulls roster. He was a two-way player for the Brigham- Young University Cougars but spent the vast majori...


    Gulls Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight: Andrew Kittredge

    Date:01/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, RI- The second Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight leading up to the Induction Ceremony at Gurney’s Newport Resort on February 2, 2019 features Andrew Kittredge.    Andrew Kittredge pitched for the Newport Gulls during the summer of 2009 following his freshman campaign at Washington University. Prior to becoming a Huskie, Washington’s No. 1 Overall Prospect out of Ferr...


    Gulls Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight: Jeff Melillo

    Date:01/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chuck Paiva December 7, 2018 President & General Manager 401-845-6832// gm@newportgulls.com       Hall of Fame Inductee Spotlight: Jeff Melillo 2011 & 2012 Gulls Catcher Melillo to be Inducted into Hall of Fame      NEWPORT, RI- As the Newport Gulls Fifth Hall of Fame Ceremony draws near, the Gulls will begin to spotli...


    Vermont Mountaineers to Host 2019 NECBL All-Star Game

    Date:01/07/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The Vermont Mountaineers will play host to the 2019 New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) All-Star Game on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Montpelier Recreation Field in Montpelier, Vermont, as announced by NECBL Commissioner Sean McGrath. This is the third time the Mountaineers have hosted the NECBL All-Star Game (2004 & 2012), as the organization has a history o...


    Fifth Class of Newport Gulls Hall of Famers Selected

    Date:11/20/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, R.I.- Seven Newport Gulls Alumnus will enter the Newport Gulls Hall of Fame on February 2, 2019. The Fifth Newport Gulls Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place at Gurney’s Newport Resort from 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM and will include a cocktail reception, dinner, music, video tributes, and a silent auction.    The Fifth Hall of Fame Class includes five players: Ryan Ch...


    NECBL to Participate in World Baseball Coaches’ Convention

    Date:11/15/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Convention Website | Registration Page NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) is pleased to announce its plans to once again participate in the 2019 Mohegan Sun World Baseball Coaches’ Convention, held Jan. 10-12, 2019, at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center in Uncasville, Connecticut. The New England League will join a blockbuster lineup of presenters ...


    Golden Claims 2018 NECBL Sports of the Year Award

    Date:08/19/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – After being named the Christopher Ashmos 10th Player Award last week, Keene infielder Mitchell Golden (Georgia Southern) claimed yet another end-of-year accolade on Sunday after being named the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) Sportsman of the Year. In his first summer with the Swamp Bats, Golden established himself as a team leader on the field and in the...


    2018 Newport Gulls Season Review

    Date:08/17/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

      NEWPORT, R.I. – The Gulls saw its 2018 campaign fall just short of a playoff berth after losing to the Mystic Schooners in the final game of the season. Newport ended the summer with a 21–23 record, good for fourth in the New England Collegiate Baseball League’s Southern Division. Despite missing out on the playoffs for the second consecutive season, the Gulls came out on...


    NECBL Announces 2018 End-Of-Year Award Winners

    Date:08/16/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) is pleased to unveil the winners of its annual End-of-Year Awards, as announced by Commissioner Sean McGrath on Thursday. 2018 NECBL Annual End-Of-Year Awards Top Pro Prospect – Tim Tawa (Newport/Stanford) The rising sophomore and All-Star reserve ranked 10th in the NECBL with a .336 batting average on ...


    2018 All-NECBL Teams Announced Tuesday

    Date:08/13/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) is pleased to unveil the members of the 2018 All-NECBL First and Second Teams, as announced by Commissioner Sean McGrath on Tuesday. Comprised of a position player at each spot on the diamond, a designated hitter, three starting pitchers, three relievers and a closer on each side, the league honored 32 student...


    TWICE AS NICE! Valley Blue Sox Repeat as NECBL Champions

    Date:08/10/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Box Scores: Game 1 // Game 2 WAKEFIELD, R.I. – The defending champs are back on top! For the first time since the Vermont Mountaineers took the crown in consecutive years in both 2006 and 2007, the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) has a back-to-back champion; the Valley Blue Sox are back on top of the New England League in emphatic fashion, hoisting the Fay Vin...


    Moose Fall in Game One

    Date:08/07/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Holyoke, Mass. – It was a three-run bottom of the 4th inning that put the Valley Blue Sox on top of the Sanford Mainers for good as they took game one of the 2018 Northern Division Championship series by a final of 4-2 at MacKenzie Stadium on Monday night.  History, however, is on the Mainers side at least for now as in 2016, the last time these two teams met in the Division Series, th...


    Sanford Shutout Wins Wildcard

    Date:08/06/2018   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Sanford – The Sanford Mainers pitching staff went into lockdown mode on Sunday afternoon at Goodall Park as they shutout the Keene Swamp Bats to win their first every NECBL Wildcard game to move on to the 2018 Northern Division Championship Series.  For the second time this season it was a great start on the mound that led an inspired bullpen to shut things down, this time though they m...