SUFFOLK VII

1. BABYLON PANTHERS

Coach: Chris Morra

Key players

C Brendan Laing 6-7

F Ray Wardell 6-7

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F Jake Carlock 6-3

G Nick Antolini 6-0

G Dillon Kelly 6-2

Outlook: Defending L.I. champs and state finalists are tough up front with returning starters Laing, Wardell and Carlock.

 

2. CENTER MORICHES RED DEVILS

Coach: Nick Thomas

Key players

G Terrell Jackson 6-2

G Tyrell Thomas 5-10

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C Nigel Braithwaite 6-4

G Clarence Trent 5-11

G Anthony Parlato 5-9

Outlook: Excellent speed and athleticism. Jackson and Thomas are all-leaguers.

 

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3. SOUTHAMPTON MARINERS

Coach: Herm Lamison

Key players

G Shaundell Fishburne 6-1

F Taylor Sanders 6-4

F Lyle Smith 6-3

F Isaiah Johnson 6-3

G Nasies Fulford 6-4

Outlook: Fishburne (22 ppg) leads athletic team that has scored 176 points in first two games.

 

4. WYANDANCH WARRIORS

Coach: Barry Baker

Key players

G Justice Broughton 6-1

C Kaymel Cabbagestalk 6-6

G Quaymar Miller 5-11

G Rafael Serrano 5-11

F Taquan Brooks 6-2

Outlook: Nice inside-outside combo with Cabbagestalk (14 ppg, 10 rpg) and Broughton (10 ppg) for up-tempo Warriors.

 

5. MATTITUCK TUCKERS

Coach: Paul Ellwood

Key players

F Eugene Allen 6-2

G Will Gildersleeve 6-0

G Joe Tardif 5-9

F Chris Dwyer 6-2

G Parker Tuthill 6-0

Outlook: Looks to return to playoffs after two-year hiatus behind All, the league's leading rebounder, and high-scoring Gildersleeve.

 

6. MERCY MONARCHS

Coach: Mike Clauberg

Key players

F Nykel Reese 6-3

G Joe Jeski 5-8

G Greg Gehring 5-10

G Kurth Ryder 5-9

C Devan Stark 6-5

Outlook: Reese, one of Suffolk's leading rebounders the last two years, leads a team with depth and playoff aspirations.

 

7. PORT JEFFERSON ROYALS

Coach: Keith Buehler

Key players

G Jasper Rubin-Sigler 6-0

G Noah Davis 5-11

F Cody Steiner 6-2

F Cameron Harvey 6-0

F Harry Colucci 6-3

Outlook: Will lean on all-leaguers Cody (18 ppg) and Jasper (15 ppg) in quest playoffs.

 

8. HAMPTON BAYS BAYMEN

Coach: Pete Meehan

Key players

G Joe Calamita 5-8

F Dan Marte 5-11

F Phil DiPierdomenico 6-2

F Dan Aube 6-3

F Dan Aube 6-3

G Matt Rinalid 6-1

Outlook: Lack of experience and depth will result in controlling tempo in rebuilding year.