Everett 35, BC High 34 – Crimson Tide win classic over Eagles with second half surge

September 29, 2023

By Owen Hart NEFJ Correspondent EVERETT – A 27-point second half for Everett gave the Crimson Tide a wild one-point victory, 35-34, over BC High in a classic on Friday night. Down by six with 1:12 to go, Everett needed to go the length of the field to score a touchdown and attempt a game winning point after kick. After a first down through the air, running back Damien Lackland…


Justin Flores named head football coach at Everett.

June 30, 2023

According to the Boston Herald’s Danny Ventura, Woburn native Justin Flores has accepted the head coaching job at Everett High School. Big news coming out of Everett as Justin Flores has been named the new head football coach. More to follow. — Danny Ventura (@BostonHeraldHS) June 29, 2023 Flores was most recently the wide receivers coach at Maine where he spent the past six seasons. Flores told Ventura he is…


Everett is still one of the best jobs in Massachusetts. Here are five reasons why

June 3, 2023

Everett High School publicly posted their head football job last Thursday. The posting came as a surprise given the stature of the Everett Football program and the number of coaches that have had ties to the success of the program in recent years. The job opened in March after former coach Rob DiLoreto stepped down. His resignation came as a surprise. DiLoreto is an Everett alum and was passionate about…


Rob DiLoreto resigns after three seasons as football coach at his alma mater, Everett High School

March 29, 2023

Photo by Jim Mahoney Rob DiLoreto has resigned as head football coach at his alma mater, Everett High School. In a statement released this morning, DiLoreto explained his decision to step away from his dream job. “A series of circumstances over the past few months have led me to conclude that I cannot continue as the head football coach at Everett right now,” DiLoreto continued, “I was truly honored and…


NFL Draft: Former Everett star Lewis Cine drafted 32nd overall

April 29, 2022

Photo: Yahoo Sports Just before the clock struck midnight on Friday morning, former Everett star and standout safety Lewis Cine was selected by the Minnesota Vikings with the final pick of the first round in the NFL Draft. The now former Georgia Bulldog received a phone call from general manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and head coach Kevin O’Connell. “We’re building for a dream season here, you want to come join us?”…


NFL Draft: Former Everett star Isaiah Likely continues to impress at NFL Combine

March 4, 2022

Photo: goccusports.com Back in 2018, Costal Carolina tight end Isaiah Likely left Everett High School as one of the best players in recent memory, which is obviously a big statement when coming out of that program. Likely was a huge part of the ridiculous Crimson Tide offense that was the state’s top-rated unit, winning the Division I Super Bowl. At that time, Everett won 19-consecutive games and the title gave…


Boston College: Local talent staying home to “Get In” with Hafley & the Eagles

December 15, 2021

Since the day Jeff Hafley was introduced as the new head coach at BC, he has been committed to making sure some of the best talent in Massachusetts stays home. It’s one thing for a new coach to say he’s going to try and keep the best local players in the area, but it’s another thing to convince them to stay when other major universities are calling and basically begging…


High School: New England Football Journal Game of the Week Presented by Gold Athletics: Everett 21, Xaverian 19 (OT)

September 11, 2021

WESTWOOD – As his players continued to find every Gatorade jug and loose water bottle to dump on him, first-year Everett head coach Rob DiLoreto reveled in the moment. DiLoreto watched as the Crimson Tide let a 10-point fourth quarter lead slip away, but then he also saw his squad muster up the will to pick themselves up and find a way to earn a pulse-pounding 21-19 overtime win on…


High School: Everett and St. John’s Shrewsbury to meet on Thanksgiving

August 19, 2021

Everett and St. John’s Shrewsbury announced yesterday that they have agreed to play on Thanksgiving. The game will be played at Everett this season. For now, the two schools have agreed to just play the 2021 season. Both schools were looking for a Thanksgiving opponent. St. John’s Shrewsbury’s 20 year rivalry with St. Peter Marian ended earlier this year. Everett needed a game after their short lived match up with…


High School Football: Top Games for Week Two

September 14, 2018

Senior quarterback Damani Scott leads a Mansfield team primed to pull off an upset tonight. It is week two on the Massachusetts high school football schedule and there are some great games on the docket. Here are the top games you should keep an eye for Week 2. #1 Everett at #7 Mansfield: The Hornets think they have a Super Bowl caliber team. Tonight’s game against Everett will go a long…