NORCO Legion: Welcome

Tuesday, July 28

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

Hats off to Hellertown for their great run at the PA State Legion Title. They were great ambassodors, representing the NORCO Legion Baseball League.

The Reorganization meeting of the Northampton County American Legion Baseball League will be held At The Jeff's, February 14, 2016 @ 11:30 AM. If you will not be representing your team, please notify the current representative.

2015 NORCO Final Stats are listed below in handouts. Batting Leaders & Pitching Leaders are in the Handouts (Click on Handouts on Main Page). 

Paul Roth, from Hellertown, won the Ed Ronca Award as the NORCO Legion MVP for 2015. He was instrumental in Hellertown's rise to compete in the PA State American Legion Tournament, held at West Lawn, as he was also selected as the Gouge Andrews Pitching Award winner. He was also the 2014 Express-Times Baseball Player ofthe Year. Congratulations to Paul on his accomplishments.

The winner of the Charles "Chic" Kennedy NorCo Scholarship Award is Michael Krawchuk, from the Wanderers.    

The Bill Rogers Catcher Scholarship winner is Nate Kologie from Hellertown.

The winner of the Gene Hartzell Umpire Award is Ron DePaolo. 

The Pete Kraft Memorial Unsung Hero went to co-winners Wayne Fogel of Nazareth and Gene Medei of Freemansburg. 

The recipient of the Charles "Chic" Kennedy Presidents Award was Stephen J. DeFranco, a former manager, coach and sponsor for Roseto. This honor is dedicated to an individual for more than 40 years of outstanding service to his team, league and community. 

Those elected to the Hall of Fame for 2015 and receiving plaques were former Birches star, Jason Farissier, ex-East Stroudsburg manager and current League Scheduler, Bob Shebelsky and two former Nazareth standouts, Nate Stannard and the late Jeff Trenberth.

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. 






Handout: 2015 NORCO Final Stats