**$1,000,000+ Since the Fall of 2009, area colleges are now paying just over $1,000,000, of athletic money, to current and Storm graduated players!**


* EXCITING NEWS! *   The Storm is pleased to be entering our 4th year of working at Tufts University under the consultation of softball Head Coach Cheryl Milligan.  


Her Tuft’s Jumbo’s softball team recently won the NCAA Division III National Championship, FOR THE 2ND YEAR IN A ROW!!!   


This was her 5th trip to the Big Dance!  Cheryl is a well respected college coach and instructor.  Coach Cheryl is helping with all facets of player development, with her initial focus on hitting.


Cheryl runs year-round hitting clinics where many other area college coaches assist her.  The 23,000 sq. foot Tufts facility is the home for all Storm indoor practice sessions.


During 2014, Storm teams have thus far won 4 tournaments, as well as finishing runner up at an additional 5.  There have also been 24 other games where Storm teams finished in the final four.


WELCOME CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE STORM PLAYERS! The New England Storm is committed to providing families of girls, ages 9 – 19 years old, with the highest levels of softball coaching and competition available in the Northeast.

Based in the North Shore of Massachusetts, the New England Storm attracts a wide range of players seeking to elevate their game through expert instruction provided by our highly experienced coaches.

The New England Storm showcases the skills and talents of our players at games and tournaments held throughout the Northeast which attract the attention of college coaches across the country.

Most importantly, the New England Storm provides our players with a positive environment through which to grow, both on and off the field.  We pride ourselves on nurturing the development of our young players into scholastic athletes, many of whom leverage this experience in order to participate in collegiate sports., including (during the past 3 years):

Raylyn Glavin – Saugus – Captain – St. Anselm’s

Cara Crowley – Lynn – Salem State University

Olivia Story – Middleton – St. Anselm’s

Hannah Byrne – Lynn – St. Anselm’s

Jess Fugazzotto – Newton – Merrimack College

Marissa Gambale – Swampscott – Merrimack College

Gabby Vega – Danvers – Merrimack College

Lisa Gambale – Suffolk University

Abby Tobin – Lynnfield – Wheaton College

Alyssa Begin – Salem – Framingham State University

Courtney Begin – Salem – Westfield State University

Lisa Policelli – Tewksbury – Westfield State University

Bri DeNucci – Bridgewater State University

Lauren Garchinsky – Saugus – Salem State University

Gabby Vitale – Peabody – Captain – Salem State University

Laura Johnson – Cranston, RI – Rhode Island Community College

Olivia Pontbriand – Cranston, RI – Rhode Island College

Erin McAndrews – Marblehead – Sacred Heart University

Afton Dean – Lynn – Bentley University

Melissa Imondi – Saugus – Manhattanville College


For more information about the New England Storm, please contact:

John Gambale
Founder and Director, New England Storm

Telephone: 781-715-5193
E-Mail: jgambale.nestorm@aol.com