Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week:Mark Antonelli
Mark is a lifelong resident of Somerville and a very involved and dedicated person in this city.
Many have witnessed Mark give countless amount of hours to kids in Somerville. Over the last few years Mark has not only coached high school Basketball, but also numerous soccer teams and baseball teams. Mark has been coaching basketball for 21 years.
This past spring season, Mark’s minor league baseball team went undefeated and won the city championship. Mark is currently coaching the Somerville 9 year old Jimmy Fund summer baseball team and is continuing to do a phenomenal job at it.
He is a great individual to have working with our kids. He is teaching them what teamwork is all about and life lessons they will remember forever.
Mark comes from a great family in Somerville. When he is not coaching, he spending time with his family. His wife and three children have to be his biggest fans.
We here in Somerville are very thankful to have Mark as a role model for the kids of Somerville.
We here at the Somerville News Weekly salute you for everything that you do to make Somerville a better place.