From the Vault: The Natick Redmen and the Ties that Bind

This is one of my favorite posts, from Thanksgiving 2008.  It covers the reach of high school football on Thanksgiving and touches upon our men and women in the military overseas.  This post goes out to all of our veterans and servicemen and women.  Have a wonderful Thanksgiving. Connecticut Sports Law covers the intersection of sports […]

From the Vault: The Natick Redmen and the Ties that Bind

This is one of my favorite posts, from November 2008.  It covers the reach of high school football on Thanksgiving and touches upon our men and women in the military overseas.  This post goes out to my cousin, Sgt. Brian Fitzgerald, who is presently in Afghanistan with the Marines.  Have a wonderful Thanksgiving.    Connecticut Sports […]

Tom Lamb to Assist Boston English Football Team

Tom Lamb, Hall of Fame football coach from Natick (Mass.) High School, has returned to coaching as an assistant with English High School in Boston.  Boston Globe correspondent Lenny Megliola has the story.  Congratulations to Coach Lamb for returning to the gridiron to work with young athletes.  Coach Lamb’s interview on the state of high […]

Natick and UConn’s McCummings Receives Accolades

Scott McCummings, an incoming freshman at UConn  from Natick (Mass.) High School, and potential Huskies quarterback of the future, was named Male Athlete of the Year by the Metrowest Daily News.  Here’s an excerpt of the article: Scott took the reins of the offense as a sophomore, and he never turned back. He threw for 14 touchdowns in his […]

Congratulations to Natick Coach Tom Lamb

Natick High School (Mass.) football coach and athletic director Tom Lamb celebrated his retirement this past weekend.  Michael Morton of the MetroWest Daily News wrote a great article on Coach Lamb’s legacy.  Although Coach Lamb enjoyed a record-setting career, Morton’s story focused more on Lamb’s effect on the players that he coached: Those in attendance recalled […]

Natick Football Players Commit to UConn, Southern Connecticut

Congratulations to Scott McCummings and Kevin Duffy, who signed letters of intent to attend and play football at UConn and Southern Connecticut, respectively.  Both players attend Natick (MA) High School, my alma mater.  Congratulations are also in order for Natick coach and Athletic Director Tom Lamb, who recently announced his retirement following Natick’s 12-1 season.  Lamb […]

UConn Signs Natick QB Scott McCummings

According to Desmond Connor of the Hartford Courant, UConn received an oral comittment from Scott McCummings, a quarterback from Natick High School (Natick, Mass). As a Natick football alum, this news brings great excitement.  Although I haven’t seen McCummings play in person, I can assure the Husky faithful that he is well coached.  Natick Head […]

Friday Night Rights: Recruiting and Specialization in High School Athletics

Here is Part II of my interview with Natick High School Head Football Coach and Athletic Director Tom Lamb, which covers recruiting and specialization, as well as the involvement of the legal system in high school athletics.  Click here to see Part I of the interview with the Hall of Fame coach, which discussed advertising […]