CONGRATULATIONS TO THE MUSTANGS FOR WINNING THIS YEARS 9-10 CHAMPIONSHIP!

See pictures of this years playoffs! Congratulations to all our kids. You had an amazing year!

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LES SPORTS Jr. RBI Officially Launches in Lower East Side Communities with Annual Pitch Hit & Run Competition

Lower East Sides Sports Academy marked May 18th as the birth of MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL’s Jr Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) Program in Manhattan’s Lower East Side Neighborhoods. Tom Brasuell, MLB’s Vice President of Community Affairs and Johnny Marines, Music Manager for Romeo Santos & La Aventura, were on hand to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Also in attendance were John D Mateo from Manhattan Academy of Technology (PS 126) and Representatives from New York City Housing Authority. TO VIEW PHOTOS OF THIS EVENT, CLICK HERE OR THE PHOTO BELOW.PHR-slide

GET THE LO DOWN ON LES RBI!

This past weekend, we headed over to East River Park, where the Lower East Side Sports Academy’s spring baseball league was in full swing.  The three-year old organization offers affordable sports programs for kids in under-served communities.  Frank Alameda, LES Sports Academy’s founder, shared the news that the group has just been certified in Major League Baseball’s Jr. RBI Program, which aims to promote youth leagues in urban areas.  The milestone will be celebrated this coming Saturday at Baruch Field (more on that in a moment).

Lower East Side Sports Academy, Johnny Marines, and Univision Radio X 96.3 helps 300 NYCHA Residents with a Turkey Giveaway in Relief of Sandy !!

For the past two years, Lower East Side Sports Academy (LESSA) has enabled youth residents most in need to lead healthy, safe and smart lives through youth sports.  Targeting low-income housing in Lower East Side – Manhattan, LESSA combats youth obesity and teen violence, while providing values that will allow participants to succeed in the classroom, playing-field and in life.  Today, LESSA impacts over 500 local youth residents each year by providing affordable after-school, night and weekend youth sports programs. By providing low-cost programs, local youth are afforded an opportunity otherwise often not attainable or provided.  Academy programs provide physical activity and play, constructive programs during crucial non-school hours, coaches who act as positive role models and moral guides, fun experiences and friendships.  To learn more, visit us at www.LESsports.org andwww.facebook.com/LowerEastSideSportsAcademy.

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LES SPORTS THANKSGIVING TURKEY GIVEAWAY! NOV 19th 5pm to 8pm

On Monday, November 19th, The Lower East Side Sports Academy (LESSA) will be holding a “Turkey Giveaway” at 80 Ave. D (the corner of East 6th St and Ave. D) for the people of the Lower East Side who have been hard hit by Hurricane Sandy from 5pm to 8pm.  The LESSA is working hard to ensure the people of this community will be able to have a happy holiday this year, in spite of recent hardships in the region.