A-Team


Rockets A Team Defeats Dracut Moves onto the Championship

An energized A team came out hard against Dracut Thursday night. Giacomo Iapicca led the team off with a deep kick starting Dracut on the 28 yard line. Iapicca and Grady Diemer went in for the tackle forcing Dracut back another 3 yards. With no movement Dracut was forced to punt, giving the Rockets possession on their 36 ... More

Rockets A Team Win Round 1 Defeating Everett

The A Team took on a very large and strong Everett team on Sunday in a close game that was played to the last second. Reading began the game winning the toss and deferring. Everett took possession on the 40 yard line and immediately showed their strength pushing through the Reading defense. The Rockets held strong with ... More

Rockets A Team Defeats Brockton to End the Season 7 and 1

The Rockets A Team faced a tough Division 1 Brockton team on Sunday and a true test of toughness. The game started with the Rockets on the receiving end of the ball. Quarterback James Murphy threw passes to Alex DiNapoli, Aidan Bekkenhuis and Luke Benson but the Brockton defense forced a turnover on downs. A sleepy Reading ... More

Rockets A Team Falls to Lawrence for the First Loss of the Season

The A Team winning streak came to an end on a cold, blustery Sunday. Ben Hennessy started the day with the first tackle holding Lawrence at the 41 yard line. However on the next play, Lawrence blew through the defense and scored a touchdown. Joe Puglielli blocked the extra point attempt holding Lawrence at 6. Quarterback, ... More

Rockets A Team Continues Winning Streak

In their last home game of the year, the A Team took on Methuen and cruised past the Rangers to secure top spot in the Division. With Methuen in possession on the 45 yard line, Nick Votour and Eamon Centrella had the first tackle of the day. Aidan Bekkenhuis and Alec Grande followed up forcing Methuen to punt. Reading ... More

Rockets A Team Defeat Billerica, Remain Undefeated

Sunday’s game against Billerica began as most: Reading winning the toss and kicking off. The difference this week was Billerica was their toughest opponent to date. During Billerica’s first drive Alec Grande, Josh Robichaud and Brady Swanson led the tackling, forcing a turnover on downs. The Rockets began their first ... More

Rockets A Team Shuts Out Knights

Westford/Acton Boxborough Knights and The Rockets A Team both went into Sunday’s game with a 3 and 0 records. But the Rockets defense and offensive throwing game led the team to victory. The day started with the Rockets winning the toss. Giacomo Iapicca kicking and landing the ball on the 34 yard line. The Knights took ... More

Rockets A Team Eases Past Burlington

The A Team came out strong Sunday. Winning the toss and deferring to kick, Reading defense was led by Grady Diemer bringing down Burlington on the 32 yard line. Eamon Centrella and Jesse Doherty followed up with a tackle causing Burlington to fumble with a recovery by Joe Puglielli. With Reading in possession James Murphy ... More

Rockets A Team Defeats Chelmsford for a 2 – 0 Season Start

On a beautiful Sunday the Rockets A Team took the field against rivals Chelmsford. The A-Team won the toss and Giacomo Iapicca started the game with a strong kick. Chelmsford led off with a long run scored. Jack Viera received for the Rockets and had a 25 yard run. The team was unable to move forward. Chelmsford took ... More

Rocket B & C Teams Move onto Eastern Mass Championship!

Congratulations to our B & C teams for qualifying for the Eastern Mass Championship! Both games will be played this Sunday, November 19th at Austin Prep (101 Willow St Reading, MA).  Please see below for the schedule. Pop Warner Eastern Massachusetts Championship Rockets C Team vs. Chelmsford @ 10:45 ... More