Bedford Sports Talk


BYL scholarships

The Bedford Youth Lacrosse program (Bedford Cannons) is now accepting applications for scholarship awards. Candidates should have had some participation in the Bedford Youth Lacrosse program. Go to to download an application.


Men’s league

The Bedford Men’s Softball League is looking for players over 30 years old. Players must live or work in Bedford. To sign up, go to


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


Umass Lowell girls
soccer clinic

The UMass Lowell women’s soccer coaching staff and players will hold a one day clinic for girls in grades 9-12 on May 17, from noon-4 p.m. at the Cushing Field Complex.

The registration fee is $100 and is refundable in the case of inclement weather or if the camp is cancelled. For more information contact assistant coach Matt Harry at or visit

UNH boys soccer camp

The University of New Hampshire men’s soccer program will hold its residential camp July 26-30. The camp is open to boys ages 9- 18 and will feature a variety of features and training programs, including specialized goalkeeper training.

Current and former UNH men’s soccer players will be in attendance as camp counselors while college coaches from NCAA Divisions I, II and III will be in attendance as staff members and evaluators. The cost for a residential camper is $595 while the cost for a day camper is $475. For more information, contact assistant coach Richard Weinrebe at Richard.