In 1956 Spring training
was conducted in the gym at J.H.S. 127. In 1957 Bronxchester baseball now consists of 4 Major, 4 Minor, 1 Graduate and 1 Freshman
team. 1958 the Freshman team wins the Bronx Championship in two of the three leagues that they entered. In 1959 the Allstar
Little League wins championship. A fall and winter program forms with 4 basketball teams with the program operating year round.
By 1965 a volunteer umpiring staff was formed, clinics using the batting tee instead of pitching makes its debut. The
basketball program grew to 16 teams along with a cheerleadering team. For the winter months they also formed a girls volleyball
team. The baseball program grew to 22 teams with approximately 350 boys and girls. With players now up to age 18 years old.
And yes there was 5 softball teams (lassie league for girls). In 1968 Bronxchester, with the help from the community and Senator
Calandra moved to Bronx State location. A football team for players 16 to 17 years old was formed. By 1970 Bronxchester now
fields 24 baseball teams, 4 softball teams 12 basketball teams and 1 football team, adding up to over 500 boys and girls in