2011 Golf Tournament


2nd Annual Silvio Cella Family Foundation Golf Tournament

August 1, 2011  ♦  Ferncroft Country Club  ♦  Middleton, MA

It was a hot summer day when the Silvio Cella Family Foundation kicked off the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament at Ferncroft Country Club on August 1.

A great crowd of golfers and supporters turned out to pay tribute to Coach Cella and support high school football inMassachusetts. Thanks to our very generous sponsors, donors and participants, the Foundation raised over $20,000 that will fund grants to high school football programs throughoutMassachusetts.


ADs Lospennato & Sheridan             The Moschella Foursome                Georgetown Football Staff                                  with the Rosettis


The WB Mason Foursome                       The Dav El Foursome               Masco Coach Monagle with NE                                                                                                                              Pats Legend Pete Brock & Foursome


Mayor Ambrosino’s Foursome        The Troupe Foursome with             Jacqui’s Baker Foursome                                                                        NE Patriots Alum Jim Murphy

The winners from the 2nd Annual Silvio Cella Family Foundation Golf Tournament:

1st PlaceFoursome (tie):  Jon Blodgett, Mike Lauranzano, Rich Monaghan, Tony Porciello

1st PlaceFoursome (tie): David Lightbody, Nick Capo, Mike Cucchiello, Eric Sbraccia

3rd PlaceFoursome: John Barbarotta, Jay Barbarotta, Dick and Paula Rivers

4th PlaceFoursome: Sam MacDonald, Sam MacDonald, Jr., Michael Hinajosa, Joe Merullo


3rd Place: The Barbarotta Foursome

4th Place: The MacDonalds, Merullo, Hinajosa Foursome

Following the Tournament, golfers and guests enjoyed cocktails and a BBQ under the Ferncroft tent overlooking the 18th hole.

Following a day on the golf course, N.E. Patriots great Pete Brockserved as Master of Ceremonies. Pete is president of the N.E. Patriots Alumni (www.patriots.com/alumni), which shares the Foundation’s mission to support high school football inMassachusetts. Pete talked about the impact a high school football coach can have on his players and his community. He and Emily are great friends of the Silvio Cella Family Foundation and we thank them for their support.

In two years, thanks to the incredible generosity of so many, the Foundation has raised well over $40,000. In 2012, the Silvio Cella Family Foundation will increase the number of grants given to high school football programs, to help more teams, players and coaches be successful on the gridiron and help prepare young men for college, careers and family.


A special thanks to our 2011 Sponsors!

With great appreciation to our hard working Board of Directors, volunteers, and a very special thank you to our golfers, donors and sponsors. Thank you all for honoring Coach Cella through your generous support of the Silvio Cella Family Foundation.

Michael Cella, president                             Gina Cella, chair

The Silvio Cella Family Foundation Board of Directors and Volunteers

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