League Updates (3/17/2014)
2013-2014 WJBL Season Complete
A big thanks to all the players, parents, coaches, referees, score keepers, time keepers, and JBL board members for another great season of basketball! Stay tuned for off-season basketball programs that will be posted here.
Andrew Farrar Memorial MVP's
Congratulations to Kevin O'Brien, the Leighton Division MVP and Akiri Rouse, the Division II MVP.
Calendar Raffle Winners
Winners of the calendar drive will be posted here shortly. The winning entries were drawn during Championship Sunday on 3/16/14.
A Special Thanks
The WJBL would like to thank our scorers: Julie Ronan, Abby Killeen, Emma Collins and Rachel Lyons for 3 years of service. Great job girls !
Website Log-In Instructions
All game schedules, standings and information will be posted to this site. Some information will only be accessible by logging into the site. All players that registered online can log-in by using the email address and password created when registering. Click on the 'Log In' link in the top right corner of this page.
Players that registered in-person will need to provide an email address (a different one for each player) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Championship Sunday - Season Finale (3/16/14)
Hennelly Division (Grades 4 & 5)
In the Championship game for the Hennelly Division, Sullivan Tire played Weymouth Police. For Sullivan Tire, John Savage was the leading scorer with 8 points for his team. Conor Denizkurt and Braidy Elwood both also had a great game scoring 6 points each. On Weymouth Police, the leading scorer was Brendan Morris with 7 points. Jake Gomez also played very well with 6 points and always playing aggressive on defense. The game ended 33-20 with Sullivan Tire winning. Both teams played a great season!
The All-Star game for the Hennelly Division was a very tight game. On the Gold team, Calvin Plant led the team in baskets scoring 7 points. Jack Desmond and John Savage both also played very well each scoring 4 points. For the maroon team, Johnny Duddy and Matt Folan were the leading scorers with 6 points each. And Joe Sullivan played an amazing game scoring the winning basket in the last 7 seconds of the game! The maroon team ended up winning 26-25.
Division II (Grades 6 & 7)
In the championship game Mass Tire and Auto beat South Shore Bank 29-19. Both teams played their last game with high intensity and a great amount of effort and hard work. Rich Barrows was knocking down shots from all spots of the court and greatly contributed to his team’s effort. Pat Mcniff has improved so much from the beginning of the season and continued to show his new skills. Joe Gough played one of his best games yet with many steals that he got when his team pressed. Lucas Folan used his strong drives to get him to basket where he was able to finish mostly all of his moves. Congratulations to both teams!
In the All-Star game the Gold team won 43-31. Both teams had a lot of fun and played great basketball. Matt Caraco had an excellent performance with a couple amazing blocks. Also, Steve Rouzant showed off his nice ball handling skills and did a great job pushing the ball up court. Davian Merhes made two excellent assists and was very involved every minute he was out there. With .1 seconds left Nick Dragone got an extraordinary three and was fouled as he was taking it. His team was full of excitement after he shot his fouls shots. Congratulations to all of the All-Stars and best of luck next year.
Leighton Division (Grades 8 & 9)
The Leighton Division championship game between Eastern Exposures and Mitchelson Club was close from the beginning, and the thrilling game ended in a Mitchelson Club victory, 52 to 50. John Arnold scored 18 points to lead his team to a championship victory. Justin Albee and Evan Cooper combined for 21 points for Eastern in a valiant effort from the team. Congratulations Mitchelson Club!
The Division I All-Star Game was filled with fun, as Maroon defeated Gold by a score of 46 to 41. Danny Frietas lit up the scoreboard with 12 points for Maroon and his teammate, Zach Paulant, hit a game winning half court shot. Brendan McColgan and Zack Jones combined for 18 points for Gold, in a great ending to this JBL season.