Boston College: Springfield Central’s Joseph Griffin Jr commits to the Eagles

October 22, 2020

Another day and another Massachusetts recruit opts to stay home. Springfield Central wise receiver Joseph Griffin Jr. has committed to Boston College. Griffin is the third Massachusetts member in the Class of 2022 in the last week and a half to commit to the Eagles joining Lawrence Academy tight end Matt Ragan and Everett wide receiver Ismael Zamor. Aside from Boston College, Griffin also had offers from UMass, Duke,…


High School: NEFJ Featured Team of the Week – Springfield Central

October 16, 2020

Image courtesy of Gage Nutter While programs continue to struggle with a lack of direction from local decision makers (yes, I’m still on this), the defending Division 3 Super Bowl champion Springfield Central program is in an even greater state of uncertainty than they were before. It was recently announced that Springfield Public Schools would be temporarily pausing all athletic events and practices for two weeks after a positive Covid…


Division 3 Super Bowl Preview: Duxbury Dragons (8-3) vs. Springfield Central Golden Eagles (9-2)

December 7, 2019

When you break this game down, the first thing that jumps out at you is the amount of skill that will be on display. The quarterback match up between Springfield’s freshmen sensation William Watson and Duxbury dual threat quarterback Will Prouty is worth the price of admission alone. Both teams are explosive and can make big plays offensively. The ten minute quarters might be the only thing that limits either…