NORCO Legion: Welcome

Monday, July 6

   The Official League Website of Northampton County Legion Baseball (NORCO), Northampton County, Pennsylvania.  


The next meeting of the Northampton County American Legion Baseball League will be held Sunday, July 5th, 2015, 8:00 PM at the Jeff's Democratic Club, 1102 Linden Street, Bethlehem, PA 18017.  If you will not be representing your team, please notify the current representative.

 We will be selecting All Star Teams for both the Miracle League game against NJ All Stars and the Region 2 Showcase games @ Nor-Gwynn, July 24 - 26 for non-seniors not committed to any college. There will be scouts there from Colleges and MLB teams.

We are proud to announce that Mike Nikorak (East Stroudsburg/Colorado Rockies, 1st Round), Justin Pacchioli (Palmer Twsp/San Diego Padres, 10th Round) and Mike Garzilla (Nazareth/NY Yankees, 38th Round) were selected in this years MLB Baseball Draft. They all played Legion Baseball for the teams mentioned after their name. Our hats off to them for making NORCO Legion Baseball proud. 

The league  starts officially, Monday, May 25th. Schedules have been finalized and posted. To make game changes, don't forget, you have to contact President, Pete Bilotta and Frank DeAngelo. Email me at longy2093@ptd.net to make schedule changes on the website.

From Barry Werley: I just learned about this Baseball Bluebook link where you can find the coaches for colleges and MLB teams.  This may be of some help for you to contact coaches on your areas.    Maybe you are already aware of the link if not please share with your staff and coaches. http://www.baseballbluebook.com/

 We are currently in the process of organizing a showcase event with 2 games Friday 7/24, 4 games Saturday 7/25 & 4 games Sunday 7/26 @ Nor/Gwyn for undeclared underclassmen. Stay tuned.

Future meeting dates:  At The Jeff's;  11:30 AM, July 12.  At The Wanderers August 2 @ 10:30 AM for breakfast. Clambake - August 7 @ 6 PM at The Meadows,1770 Meadows Road, Hellertown, PA 18055. Mark your calendar.

NOTE: Freemansburg has been selected for the Regionals for 2015. Contact Chris Medei at chrism9@ptd.net with ideas for making it a Home Run for NORCO Legion. 

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   Northampton County Legion is the first Legion Baseball League in the country, which is requiring all Managers to successfully complete the criminal background check and child abuse background checks in order to coach in the league. We have set precedence for all Legion Baseball. 

 

 


Handout: NORCO 2014 Final Stats