The 3rd Annual Boston Youth Baseball Challenge will be held Friday - May 23rd thru Monday - may 26th, 2008. The event is sponsored by Play on baseball and the Boston Bronco's. it is a Premier 16 and under baseball Tournament in the Boston area.
This Tournament is held in memory of Richard T. Dever. Rickey was tragically killed in Boston attempting to protect its citizens. he will always be remembered by his family, friends and community. The Dever Club was formed in his memory and has played local RBI baseball in the area
Coaches Randy Brooks and Julio Bello have worked to develop this quality tournament. Several local teams participated in the '07 Event: Boston bronco's - EMass AAU; Dever Club; Canton Bull Dogs; South End Astros; North End Knights; Curtis Hall Angels and the cedar Grove Baseball - 15 and under team.
Entry Fee is $250 per team which includes: umpires; game balls; 3-5 games and trophies for the finalists.
Location are Garvey Park in Neponset; English HS in Jamaica Plain and Healy Field in Roslindale.
Umpires are donated by the South Shore Umpires Association.
This charity has raised $7,000 to families in need. last year over $3,000 was donated to help the Kaiser Family.
Randy Brooks: 617-315-2308 or 617-288-0308
Julio Bello: 617-201-5861