Boston Tea Men

Boston Tea Men was an American soccer team based in North Andover, Massachusetts, United States. Founded in 2009, the team played in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national amateur league at the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, in the Northeast Atlantic Division.

Boston Tea Men
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Full nameBoston Tea Men
Nickname(s)Tea Men
Founded2009
GroundMerrimack College
North Andover, Massachusetts
OwnerCheryl Stokes
Head CoachTony Martone

The team played its home games in the stadium on the campus of Merrimack College. The team's colors are white, blue and red.

As of February 2011 the team appears to have folded, with the NPSL website no longer listing it nor its own website being active.

HistoryEdit

The Tea Men are a quasi-reincarnation of the former New England Tea Men, who played in the old North American Soccer League from 1978 to 1980 and still have a strong recognition in the Boston soccer community.[1]

PlayersEdit

2010 RosterEdit

Source: [1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   USA Michael Allen
GK   USA Taylor Bracken
FW   USA Ben Brewster[2]
DF   USA Jonathan Brockway[3]
GK   USA Doug Carvalho[4]
MF   USA Mark Cotton[5]
DF   USA Paul D'Angelo[6]
DF   USA Michael Doherty[7]
FW   USA Paul Fomenky
MF   USA Joey Hattis[8]
DF   USA Drew Holland[9]
No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   USA Grayson Holland[10]
FW   USA Jared Joaquin[11]
FW   IRL Christopher Nugent[12]
MF   USA Shane O'Neill
MF   USA Russell Oost-Lievense[13]
DF   USA John O'Reilly[14]
MF   USA Vincent Papageorgiou
FW   USA Emmanuel Paye
DF   USA James Pelletier[15]
MF   USA Christian Rodriguez
FW   USA Lee Russo[16]

Year-by-yearEdit

Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
2010 4 NPSL 6th, Atlantic Did not qualify Did not enter

Head coachesEdit

StadiaEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boston Tea Men Debut in NPSL in 2010". Archived from the original on 2010-03-27. Retrieved 2010-02-26.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2010-05-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ http://snhupenmen.com/sports/msoc/Bios/BrockwayJon
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-14. Retrieved 2010-05-31.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ http://www.snhupenmen.com/sports/msoc/Bios/CottonMark
  6. ^ http://www.snhupenmen.com/sports/msoc/Bios/DAngeloPaul
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 2010-05-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  8. ^ http://www.goleopards.com/sports/m-soccer/mtt/hattis_joey00.html
  9. ^ http://www.hopkinssports.com/sports/m-soccer/mtt/holland_drew00.html
  10. ^ https://www.amherst.edu/athletics/archives/2008_2009/soccer-m2008/roster/bio/graysonholland
  11. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-08-31. Retrieved 2010-05-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  12. ^ http://rivierathletics.com/sports/msoc/2009-10/bios/chris_nugent
  13. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-06-02. Retrieved 2010-05-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  14. ^ https://www.lehighsports.com/sports/msoccer/rosters/displayPlayer.asp?PLAYER_ID=2182[permanent dead link]
  15. ^ http://www.gocrimson.com/sports/msoc/2009-10/bios/pelletier_james
  16. ^ http://www.brandeisjudges.com/sports/fall/msoc/2009-10/bios/LeeRusso

External linksEdit