Bedford Sports Talk


BBL scholarships

The Bedford Basketball League offers a scholarship for up to three high school seniors each year planning to pursue post-secondary education in college or vocational programs, and who demonstrate strong character traits consistent with the mission of the Bedford Basketball League. Scholarships are offered for full time study at any accredited post-secondary institution of the student’s choice.

The scholarship will be awarded to candidates that demonstrate character traits consistent with the mission of the BBL.

The BBL mission statement is: “The Bedford Basketball League encourages a fun, safe learning environment for players of all abilities and promotes development of their athletic skills, character, sportsmanship, and teamwork through participation in both recreational and competitive basketball with the goal of enhancing life skills both on and off the court.”

The application must be received by May 1. Check out the for more information.

BBL annual meeting

The Bedford Basketball League will hold its annual meeting on Monday, May 11 at 6 p.m. at the Riddle Brook School. All interested members are welcome to attend.

The BBL is also looking for volunteers to be members of the board. If you are interested, send of letter of application to


Dance team

The Bedford Jaguars spirit program is launching a new dance team this fall. Anyone interested in learning more about the dance team should attend an informational meeting at 6 p.m. April 16 at the Lurgio school cafe.