Football

General Information about BLA Football

Head coach: Rocco Zizza (rzizza@bostonpublicschools.org)

Assistant coaches: Bill McManus (wmcmanus@bostonpublicschools.org), Anthony Bernazzani (abernazzani@bostonpublicschools.org)

Season: Fall (mid August to late November)

Requirements to try out: Updated physical exam (within the last year) and cumulative GPA from previous year above 1.67

Home games: Played at White Stadium

Time commitment: High. Team practices roughly 3 hours per day and occasionally has weekend and night games.

Recent highlights: In 2011, won City Championship and made it to the Division 5 State Superbowl; in 2012, had a winning record of 8-3.