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Chiefs Win ICL Championship

By Bruce Tillman, Courtesy Photo,- Pointstreak.com Time to exhale!!! For the second time in three seasons, and the 19th time since 1961, the Chiefs are League Champions!!!! This championship came on Tuesday night at Morelli Field in a 4-0 win over the Lexington Blue Sox in a winner take all Game Five before a large […]

Sign Up for St. Francis Boys & Girls Hoops

St. Francis Girls & Boys In-House & Travel Basketball Registration Registration for the upcoming season will be on: – September 15th from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. in the dining hall – September 17th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the dining hall – September 18th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the dining hall The Boys […]

Chiefs, Blue Sox Tied in Playoff Series; Deciding Game Tuesday

For the fourth consecutive season it will come down to a fifth and deciding game. Did any anyone really expect anything less from these two teams? The Lexington Blue Sox vs. The Andre Chiefs. The Andre Chiefs vs. The Lexington Blue Sox. And on and on and on it goes….. Before discussing the particulars of […]

Chiefs Take Series Lead with Friday Night Win

Billy Mottram’s two out opposite field single down the left field line scored Paul Yanakopulos, who had tripled in the bottom of the eighth inning, to give the Chiefs a 2-1 extra inning walkoff win in Game Three of Intercity League’s best of five championship series on Friday night at Morelli Field. With the win, […]

Big Papi Visits Medford Resident in Hospital

On Friday beloved Red Sox player David Ortiz took time to visit Medford resident Eric Ferrazzani, who is recovering from a spinal cord injury he suffered while on a senior trip abroad. A fundraiser for Eric is taking place Friday night at the Medford Elks. Photos courtesy Jose Flores

Chiefs Tie Playoff Series 1-1 With Lexington

Justin Silvestro’s bases loaded infield single, with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning, proved to be the difference when the Lexington Blue Sox edged the Chiefs 3-2 in the second game of their best of five Intercity League championship series. The series is now tied at one game each with the pivotal […]

Chiefs Win Playoff Series Opener

Jared Freni (pictured, right) spun a six-hitter to lead the Chiefs to a 6-0 win over the Lexington Blue Sox in Game One of the Intercity League’s best of five championship series. The big right-hander was solid from start to finish, striking out eleven batters. The game remained scoreless, although both teams had their chances, […]

Chiefs Advance to Intercity League Championships

Story Updated 10:16AM, August 20, 2014 – Bruce Tillman, special to InsideMedford.com The Andre Chiefs will be returning to the Intercity League’s Championship Series for the fourth consecutive season and the for the fifth time in the last six years. Lefty Tim Dunphy assured the franchise would make yet another trip to the late summer […]

Medford’s Last Living Olympic Gold Medal Winner Passes Away

Helen Johns Carroll, 99 Helen Eileen Johns Carroll, widow of Eugene Joseph Carroll, Jr., died July 23, 2014 at Tuomey Hospital. Born in Boston, Massachusetts on September 25, 1914, Helen was the daughter of Alice Mildred Nash Johns and Edward Joseph Johns. While in high school, Helen began to compete as a freestyle swimmer, and […]

Chiefs Open Playoffs With 8-0 Win Over Wakefield

Medford’s Andre Chiefs baseball team opened the playoffs on Friday night with an 8-0 win over the Wakefield Merchants. More details about Friday’s game are available on the Andre Chiefs’ website. The top-seeded team will face the second seed team, the Lexington Blue Sox. The Chiefs will host the game at 8:00PM at Pine Banks […]