NECC Observer

The student news website of Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill and Lawrence, Mass.


Xavier Nunez named softball head coach

Former NECC Baseball Player Xavier Nunez and the current assistant baseball coach under  Jeff Mejia was named the softball head coach earlier this year for the upcoming season in...
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Track and Field coach looking to recruit for spring

The NECC Knights Track and Field head coach is Nelson Desilvestre he coaches both men’s and women’s. He came to NECC in 2017. Before coming over to Northern Essex he...
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Controversial call sends it to overtime Knights lost in double overtime

On Thursday, Nov.23, 6 at p.m. Great Bay Community College visited NECC Knights for a non conference  game at the Sports and Fitness Center at the Haverhill campus. The Knights...
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Knights dealing with injuries face tough lost at home

On Veterans Day, Thursday Nov.11, the NECC Knights faced Southern Maine Community College. They didn’t have a big crowd in hand like the past two home games, Ninety-nine...
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Knights win their first conference game of the season

   On Nov. 9 NECC Knights face off against Quinsigamond Community College in the Sports and Fitness Center.  This was the Knights first conference game of the season. A big crowd...
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Knights Basketball win their home opener

On Wednesday November 3, 2021 the NECC Knights men’s basketball team had their home opener against UMaine- Augusta. The players were practicing their shot before the game. I was...
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Knights Soccer team

On Oct. 23 the NECC Knights Soccer team were 2-9-1 and were facing Massasoit Community College at noon.   Their head coach is Eusebio Marote this season.  They are having a bad...
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Women’s Volleyball semifinals and finals

The NECC Women’s Volleyball team were looking to become Region 21 champion for the first time since 2018.   In the semifinals they hosted number 4 seed Holyoke Community College...
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