LEAGUE I

Favorite - Smithtown (13-11), coach Al Chandler, 20th year. Top

Contenders - Sachem (12-10), Brentwood (11-10). Key Players -

Longwood Sr. SS Scott Kittilsen, Sr. C Mike Herbst; Brentwood Sr. C Pete

Kruger; Sachem Sr. 1B Joe Lizza, Sr. P Scott Geschke; Smithtown Sr. C

Chris Ciminiello, Sr. P Kevin Kulick, Jr. P Chris Garrick; Floyd Sr. P

Jim Erwin, Sr. DH John Russo. Key Series - Smithtown vs. Sachem (May

17, 18, 20).

LEAGUE II

Favorite - Connetquot (14-8), coach Bob Ambrosini, 16th year. Top

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Contenders - Commack (17-5), Lindenhurst (14-8). Key Players -

Connetquot Sr. 1B Dominick Ambrosini, Sr. P B.J. LaMura, Sr. P Heath

Hocoluk; Northport Sr. P Jordan Glaser; Lindenhurst Sr. P Lou DePaolo;

Commack Sr. P Mike Pelan. Key Series - Connetquot vs. Commack (May 17,

18, 20).

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LEAGUE III

Favorite - East Islip (20-2), coach Sal Ciampi, 26th year. Top

Contenders - West Islip (13-8), Bellport (19-5). Key Players - East

Islip Jr. P Jason Gouge, Sr. P Joe Santacroce, Sr. OF Mark Taormina;

Bellport SS Neal Heaton, Sr., 1B Brad Newton; Newfield Sr. P Rich

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Valletta, Sr. P Tony Montanarello. Key Series - West Islip vs. East

Islip (April 19, 21, 22).

LEAGUE IV

Favorite - Deer Park (18-6), Carmine Argenziano, 24th year. Top

Contenders - West Babylon (18-4). Key Players - Deer Park So. OF Tim

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Layden, So. P Dustin Lanier, So. 2B Matt Castagna; West Babylon Sr. P

Rob Sandora, Sr. 1B Timmy Smith; Huntington Sr. P Jon Searles. Key

Series - West Babylon vs. Deer Park (April 6, 7, 9).

LEAGUE V

Favorite - Sayville (13-9), coach Barry Fitzpatrick, 22nd year. Top

Contenders - Miller Place (12-8), Hauppauge (12-9). Key Players -

Sayville Sr. OF John McGorty, Sr. SS T.J. Brocking, Sr. C Ryan Jenkins;

Miller Place Jr. C Brian Milleisen, Sr. OF Steve Pesce; Amityville Sr. C

Joe Catsam, Sr. P Billy Kretz. Key Series - Sayville vs. Hauppauge

(April 6, 7, 9); Sayville vs. Miller Place (April 14-16).

LEAGUE VI

Favorite - Bayport-Blue Point (13-9), coach Anthony Crocitto, second

year. Top Contenders - Harborfields (19-7), Shoreham-Wading River

(15-9). Key Players - Bayport-Blue Point Sr. 2B Jeff May; Rocky Point

Sr. 3B Rich Graham; Shoreham-Wading River Sr. P Chris Joyce;

Harborfields Sr. P Mike Perrotta; Glenn Sr. 2B Michael Lopipero. Key

Series - Bayport-Blue Point vs. Harborfields (April 13, 14, 16).

LEAGUE VII

Favorite - Mattituck (13-8), coach Ray Zaneski, 14th year. Top

Contenders - Center Moriches (21-5), Southampton (13-6). Key Players

- Southampton Sr. P Bill Fullam; Mattituck So. P Joel Moyer; Center

Moriches Sr. OF Chris Bonamo. Key Series - Mattituck vs. Center

Moriches (May 3, 4, 6).

LEAGUE VIII

Favorite - Eastport (10-11), coach Bob Salomone, 24th year. Top

Contenders - Port Jefferson (12-9), Stony Brook (14-7). Key Players -

Eastport Sr. OF Ken DeFelice; Stony Brook Sr. C Peter Grimm; Port

Jefferson Sr. C Erik Westberg; Shelter Island Sr. 1B Mike Mitchell. Key

Series - Eastport vs. Port Jefferson (May 3, 4, 6).