$5,000 Donation from Mark R. Boucher Memorial Fund

The Mark Robert Boucher Memorial Fund has made a $5,000.00 donation to the BHS Sports Foundation to fund our SAT Review Program for the 2019-20 school year.  This donation will help us to maintain a long standing program.  Our SAT Review Program has been offering free tutoring for our student-athletes since the early 1990’s.  This…

Betty Kelly passed away Monday

Betty Kelly, the wife of Jack Kelly- one of the founders of the Brockton Sports Foundation and long time treasurer of the Foundation, passed away on Monday.  The committee members which to express their sincere condolences to Jack Kelly and his family.  May she rest in peace. Below is the obituary in the Tuesday, May…

2nd Annual “Once a Boxer, Always a Boxer” athletes and coaches reunion

The Brockton Sports Foundation and its Save Our Sports committee will again be hosting the “Once a Boxer, Always a Boxer” athletes and coaches reunion on Friday night, June 17, 2016, at the Brockton Rox Stadium, 1 Lexington Ave., Brockton. Last year’s event was a big success with retired and current coaches reminiscing with alumni…

BHS Hall of Fame 2016

The 30th Brockton High School Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Shaw’s Conference Center next to the Brockton Rox Baseball Stadium, 1 Lexington Ave., Brockton. The Class of 2016 inductees will include one coach, one citizen and seven athletes. The inductees are: Coach: Jack Olson –…

Coaches/Athletes Reunion a Big Success

On behalf of the Brockton Sports Foundation (aka Save Our Sports), we would like to thank all of you that made the effort to attend our “Once a Boxer-Always a Boxer” event on June 19. Nearly 80 people attended this inaugural event, with athletes coming from long distances to see their former coaches and teammates….

Athletes/Coaches Reunion This Friday

The “Once a Boxer- Always a Boxer” reunion is set to take place in two days.  In addition to the previous coaches that have committed to attend (see previous posts), former and current coaches Nick Lee, Mike Bolger, David Brophy, Bob Boen, David Lewis and Gene Marrow will be in attendance. Tickets can be purchased…

BHS Athletics Reunion 2 weeks away

Only 2 weeks until the first BHS Athletics Reunion.  This informal reunion will take place on Friday, June 19, at the Campanelli Stadium next to Brockton High at 7 PM.  Former athletes mingling with their coaches and teammates and reminiscing about a particular game or practice- does it get any better than that.  Coaches that…

Update- “Once a Boxer-Always a Boxer” Reunion

Tickets for our “Once a Boxer- Always a Boxer” reunion event have begun selling nicely.  Many retired coaches that have already committed include: Harry Allen, John Boutin, Claire Childs, Bob D’Arcy, Dick Ellis, Dave Fouracre, Peri Jacoubs, Paul Jellison, Bill Jennings, Jim O’Donnell, Victor Ortiz, Tom Pileski, as well as many current coaches.  We hope…

“Once A Boxer, Always A Boxer”

SAVE THE DATE for The BHS Sports Foundation (Save Our Sports) “Once a Boxer, Always a Boxer”.  A Night to Honor Our Coaches will take place on Friday, June 19, 2015 at 7pm during the Brockton Rox vs. Martha’s Vineyard Sharks at Campanelli Stadium on the campus of Brockton High School.  Admission: $20 in advance/$25…

Brockton Youth Foundation honors SOS

The Brockton Sports Foundation and Save Our Sports is to be honored by The Brockton Youth Foundation on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at their annual Breakfast with Champions. The event will take place at 10:00 AM at the Shaw’s Center, One Feinberg Way, Brockton, MA. This event will include a ceremony to honor Save Our…