At Bank of America, we understand what it means to be a sports fan. We share your passion and loyalty for sports through our sponsorships with teams and organizations that embrace the competitive spirit and aspire to achieve a higher standard of accomplishment.
Since the inception of the Patriots Fan of the Year Award in 1987, the New England Patriots have presented 34 individuals with the Joseph R. Mastrangelo Memorial Trophy, honoring the fan or fans that best represent the spirit of the Patriots. These individuals have all embodied extreme passion, unwavering dedication and a deep level of loyalty.
At the conclusion of the season, Sandy Polimeno was recognized as the 2022 Patriots Fan of the Year presented by Bank of America. Sandy has been a lifelong Patriots fan since the 1960s, formally becoming a season ticket member in 1993. Sandy has experienced Patriots games from the old parking lots, to the freezing metal benches in Section 116 to now being a loyal club member. In addition to her fandom, Sandy has been a leader and philanthropist in her community for the past 50 years, helping provide charitable support to multiple military organizations and schools in Tewksbury, MA.
On January 1, Sandy was honored on the field at the Patriots vs Dolphins game, receiving her custom jersey and the Joseph Mastrangelo Fan of the Year trophy. Sandy was joined by Robert Kraft, Miceal Chamberlain, President of Bank of America Massachusetts and members for the Mastrangelo Family.