Scott Barboza joined ESPNBoston.com as a high schools editor/reporter in May 2010. He spent the previous three seasons working in the New England Patriots media relations department after a stint at the Taunton Daily Gazette, where he covered everything from Little League baseball to the Boston Red Sox.
By limiting hitting at practice, football could become a safer youth sport.
Daniel Paille has been able to contribute to the Bruins in a variety of ways.
The Savin Hill Little League sadly honored bombing victim Martin Richard.
Near the end of his career, Jay Pandolfo is getting to play for his hometown team.
Ex-Pats O-lineman Brian Barthelmes plays on with his band, Tallahassee.
Beloved Apponequet softball coach and pitching mentor left the deck stacked with aces.
Dartmouth's Alex Magleby is at the forefront of rugby's Olympic return.
Paralyzed while playing hockey, Matt Brown graduated from Norwood High.
Drew Bledsoe put team on the map, then gracefully ceded to Tom Brady.
As his pro soccer career takes off, Diego Fagundez tries to prove he belongs.
Lady luck stars in tale of 2 outfielders: Josh Reddick and Ryan Kalish.
Spain delievered the United States a reality check at Gillette Stadium.
Clean and sober, Fall River's Chris Herren finds redemption in (what else?) hoops.
Gloucester's summer training regimen is no day at the beach.
Outlook isn't optimistic for Hull program counting on contributions for survival.