TOMORROW IS THE BOSTON MINOR BOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS THAT BEGIN AT 10:00 AM. WE ARE ASKING FOR ALL PLAYERS TO ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 9:30 AM SO GAMES CAN BEGIN ON TIME. ALL PLAYERS SHOULD WEAR THEIR PRACTICE JERSEY AND BLACK SHORTS. COACHES WILL HAVE GAME JERSEYS WITH THEM.
**PLEASE BE ADVISED THERE IS A PRIVATE EVENT GOING ON AT THE ICC AS WELL TOMORROW, SATURDAY, AUG. 15 FROM 10-3PM ON THE C FIELD(FIELD NEAR THE BRIDGE) AND THE MAIN TENT. PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE ICC OVER THE MAIN BRIDGE. WE ARE ALSO ASKING THAT YOU PLEASE TRY AND KEEP ALL PLAYERS TO OUR ASSIGNED FIELDS ON SATURDAY AND AWAY FROM THE MAIN TENT & C FIELD**
1 - Parking: You should be park in the lot near the back gate and enter through that gate as well. There is NO parking inside the ICC gate.
2 - You may bring in chairs, tents, coolers, etc. DO NOT place any tents on the end of the main field near the ICC tent. Please see attached map. You cannot place any tents, etc on any of the fields. You can place tents on the outside of the Main field and around the other fields.
3 - We are advising players and families to bring water. The ICC will have cases of water available for teams to purchase for $6 per case. You can get a case of water in the ICC Bar.
4 - Food: You can purchase food from inside the ICC main building first floor function room. They will have a buffet set up for purchase chicken fingers, burgers, etc. at reasonable prices. You will also be able to purchase soda, gatorade, etc. from the banquet room as well. The patio window will not be open for our event. Tables and chairs will be set up for you to enjoy your food in the function room. The ICC Bar will also be open.
5 - Clean Up: We are asking all teams to make sure they clean up any trash they have prior to leaving the fields. This includes water bottles. There will be games played on these fields later in the day and we need to leave them tidy for the next group.
6 - Restrooms will be open in the main building and there are also porta-potties on the fields as well
Volunteers Needed for NACB Finals - Labor Day Weekend
The NACB Championships will be held in Boston Aug. 29, 30 & 31 at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton. Over 100 teams will be traveling into Boston for the three day event. The Boston Board is in need of many,many volunteers for the weekend. If are interested in helping in any way they are seeking people to commit to 4 hours shifts. Some areas they need help with will be trash removal, water, parking lot detail, serving food, etc.
If you are available and can help on the weekend, please send me the day and times you can assist. They need all the help they can get.
If there are any students in need of community service hours, we can accommodate that as well and provide them with a letter for their school, church, etc.
This weekend is the Boston Minor Board Championships. It will be held this Saturday, Aug. 16 starting at promptly at 10:00 am. We are asking all teams to be in Canton by 9:30 am so games can start on time. The games should be over by 4:00 pm a the latest.
We have put in for the following teams:
Football & Ladies
U8 - 2 teams (boys and a girls team)
U10 - 2 teams (boys and a girls team)
U12 - 2 teams (boys and a girls team)
U14/U16 - Boy/Girl Team
I will have the full schedule by Thursday and will send that out to everyone once it has been reviewed.
We will have use of the main field, D field and B Field. There is another event happening on the C Field and the tent. I will have all details to everyone as soon as I can.
Please let your coaches know if you will be around on Saturday. We need a headcount. We especially would like to see our U14/U16 players in Canton on Saturday. Last year we won all competitions except this one.
The NACB Finals are only 20 days away and we need as many people to come out and help get the ICC and fields ready for Labor Day weekend this Saturday, Aug. 9.
The Boston Board will be out there starting at 7:30 am till the afternoon. Even if you can only spare a few hours they will take it. Please come out and help. If any High School players need community service we will provide them with a letter for helping out on the day as well.
Bring your rakes, shovels, leaf blowers, etc. as well. Thank you.