Nick Hemming

Boston Breakers Correspondent

Despite moving to Philadelphia after a short childhood in Dover, New Hampshire, Nick maintained his passion for all things Boston sports. Now fifteen years later, he has returned to his roots, living and working in Quincy, Mass. His dedication to the Boston soccer scene—and his love for writing—led him to cover the NWSL Boston Breakers, a glimpse into the other side of American professional soccer. Stay tuned for Breakers match previews, recaps, interviews and feature stories.


Breakers Look Recover on the Road, Visit Flash


The downward-trending Breakers desperately need a lift. On Friday, they will visit the sixth-ranked Flash, looking to upset a Western New York team in desperate need of a win. Can Heather O'Reilly...

Jerry Bengston Loaned to Argentinian Side Belgrano


Two years and three seasons into his Revolution tenure, Jerry Bengston will compete in Argentina's Primera Divison with Belgrano. Bengston has struggled in navy and red, scattering four goals...

Breakers Waive Defender Jazmyne Avant


The Breakers thinnest--and weakest--position just got thinner (and weaker), as the team parted ways with one-time starter Jazmyne Avant.

Breakers 3-6 Thorns: Full Match Recap


On the national stage in front of a live ESPN2 audience, the Breakers failed to make good on an early goal. And in the process, they turned in their worst defensive outing of the season. Just how...

Livestream: Breakers vs. Thorns

Live on ESPN2, the Breakers and Thorns battle on the national stage. Will the Breakers improve on their 3-11 form? Join the conversation from start to finish.

Breakers, Thorns Meet on ESPN2


Making their ESPN debut, the Breakers will look to accomplish something they've only achieved three times this season: build--and hold onto--a lead. Will Tom Durkin's club impress on the national...

Breakers Trades Revisited: Grading the Off Season


After a turbulent off season, the Breakers fought to make up for the loss of icon forward Sydney Leroux. What happened next? We take a second look at the Breakers' chaotic roster moves.

Breakers Reserves Offer Hope, Enter WPSL Playoffs


On the road to a WPSL Championship, the Breakers Reserves offer a look into the future of Boston Breakers Soccer. For this team, a first-place finish in the New England division only represents the...

Breakers 1-2 Houston Dash: Full Match Recap


After striking early, the Breakers conceded twice in the second frame--once on a wondergoal by rookie Kealia Ohai--failing to move up the table and overtake the eighth-placed Dash.

Breakers Sign Rachel Wood, Release Ashley Grove


Ahead of Friday's match against eighth-placed Houston, the Breakers added depth to the back line, signing defender Rachel Wood.

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