Ward Melville's starting pitcher Max Nielsen delivers during the first inning...

Ward Melville's starting pitcher Max Nielsen delivers during the first inning of the game on April 24, 2018 at Ward Melville. Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

LEAGUE I

BRENTWOOD INDIANS

Coach: Rich Gonzalez

2018 record: 9-11

Key Players

Julian Almonte, P/OF, 6-3, 185, Sr.

Dallas Crespo, OF/INF/P, 5-2, 195, Jr.

Oscar Fajardo, INF, 6-0, 200, Sr.

Rob Figueroa, INF/P, 6-1, 170, Sr.

Jayson Lopez, OF/P, 5-10, 165, So.

Alex Rivas, OF/P, 5-10, 175, Sr.

CENTRAL ISLIP MUSKETEERS

Coach: Joe Hennie

2018 record: 0-20

Key Players

Jason Bermudez, P, 5-8, 150, Jr.

Anthony Falco, OF, 6-0, 170, Sr.

Dylan Grabowski, SS, 5-7, 175, Sr.

Hank Shepherd, 2B, 5-6, 165, Jr.

FLOYD COLONIALS

Coach: Keith Kobasiuk

2018 record: 6-14

Key Players

Vance Carlo, IF, 5-11, 165, Sr.

Anthony Currao, P, 6-1, 165, Sr.

Nick LoMonaco, CF, 5-9, 170, Sr.

Vinny Lyons, P, 5-10, 180, Sr.

AJ Verga, P/OF, 5-11, 195, Sr.

Tom Verga, IF, 6-0, 195, Jr.

LONGWOOD LIONS

Coach: Ryan McSherry

2018 record: 15-5

Key Players

Jake Dannenberg, P/2B, 6-0, 175, Sr.

Matt Encizo, OF/IF, 5-10, 165, Sr.

Dan Gargano, P/OF, 6-2, 160, Sr.

Jose Matos, SS/C, 5-7, 185, Sr.

Steven Murphy, P, 5-11, 170, Sr.

Kyle Rausch, CF, 6-0, 195, Sr.

PATCHOGUE-MEDFORD RAIDERS

Coach: Anthony Frascogna

2018 record: 4-16

Key Players

Randall Alejo, P, 6-0, 185, Sr.

Phil Gerard, P/SS, 5-7, 160, Sr.

Tyree Jackson, CF, 5-10, 155, Fr.

Tyler Miller, 1B, 6-0, 195, Sr.

Frankie Murphy, P, 6-1, 175, Sr.

SACHEM EAST FLAMING ARROWS

Coach: Kevin Schnupp

2018 record: 15-7

Key Players

Roman Dorosh, P/CF, 6-1, 185, Sr.

Ryan Micheli, C/1B, 5-11, 70, Jr.

Andrew Oakland, 3B, 6-0, 170, Sr.

Rafe Schlesinger, P, 6-2, 165, So.

Don Willie, C/1B/P, 6-3, 205, Jr.

WARD MELVILLE PATRIOTS

Coach: Lou Petrucci

2018 record: 15-8

Key Players

Brady Doran, SS, 6-0, 175, Sr.

Ethan Farino, P/CF, 6-3, 192, Sr.

Matt Maurer, 2B, 5-11, 160, Sr.

Max Nielsen, P/DH, 6-0, 185, Sr.

LEAGUE II

BAY SHORE MARAUDERS

Coach: Mike Herbst

2018 record: 13-11

Key Players

Jason Ambos, OF, 5-10, 175, So.

Ryan Brewer, 1B/C/OF, 5-11, 180, Jr.

Anthony Frascogna, P, 5-8, 160, Sr.

Jaydon Morales, OF, 6-1, 180, Sr.

Joshuel Rodriguez, INF/P, 5-10, 190, Sr.

Tommy Secaira, SS/P, 5-9, 165, Sr.

COMMACK COUGARS

Coach: Bryan Bonin

2018 record: 20-6

Key Players

Sean Coveny, P/1B, Sr.

Jake Krzemienski, P/1B, Sr.

Tim McHugh, OF, Sr.

Pat McNelis, IF, Sr.

Drew Silverman, P/C, Sr.

CONNETQUOT T-BIRDS

Coach: Robert Burger

2018 record: 16-10

Key Players

Trevor Adamo, OF/P, 5-10, 175, Sr.

Matt Brown-Eiring, 3B/P, 6-1, 175, Jr.

Joe Savino, P, 6-4, 210, Sr.

Alex Ungar, SS/P, 6-2, 175, Jr.

Derek Yalon, OF/P, 5-10, 190, Sr.

Jared Yalon, 1B, 5-10, 190, Sr.

Joe Zimmerman, OF/DH, 5-11, 180, Sr.

LINDENHURST BULLDOGS

Coach: Rob Moore

2018 record: 11-9

Key Players

Mike Anderson, C, 5-5, 165, Sr.

JC Canobbio, OF, 5-9, 165, Sr.

Anthony Daniello, 3B, 6-0, 150, Sr.

Pete Manger, P, 6-3, 175, Sr.

Dominic Sarnicola, P/SS, 5-8, 150, Sr.

Justin Ventura, OF, 5-9, 180, Sr.

RIVERHEAD BLUE WAVES

Coach: Rob Maccone

2018 record: 3-17

Key Players

Chris Atkinson, INF/P, 5-9, 140, Sr.

Ethan Aube, INF/P, 5-10, 180, Jr.

Isaiah Barbieri, OF/P, 6-1, 160, Jr.

Colin Bendernagel, C/P, 5-9, 160, So.

Ben Cutrone, OF/P, 5-8, 140, Jr.

Nick Dejewski, P/INF, 5-10, 160, Sr.

SACHEM NORTH FLAMING ARROWS

Coach: Tom Gambino

2018 record: 11-11

Key Players

Frank Arena, OF, 5-10, 150, Sr.

Fred Forgione, 3B, 5-10, 195, Jr.

Lou LaRocco, P/1B, Sr.

Frank Letterese, OF, 6-2, 195, Sr.

Jake Pierre, 2B, 5-8, 165, Sr.

Connor Pietrowski, P/1B, 6-3, 195, Sr.

WHITMAN WILDCATS

Coach: Keith Barrett

2018 record: 10-10

Key Players

Ezequiel Clase, SS, 5-11, 170, Sr.

Jake Fullerton, P/1B, 6-2, 180, Jr.

Charles Hardwick, P/OF, 6-1, 185, Sr.

Ray Hoffman, P/INF, 5-9, 150, Jr.

Andrew Ledbetter, C/P, 5-11, 175, Jr.

Kyle Torcivia, P, 6-1, 170, Jr.

LEAGUE III

CENTEREACH COUGARS

Coach: Peter Cammarata

2018 record: 9-11

Key Players

Ryan DeCoursey, SS, 5-8, 170, Sr.

Ryan Manhke, 3B, 6-3, 190, Sr.

Robert Maina, 2B, 5-9, 210, Sr.

Jake Parisi, LF, 5-6, 155, Sr.

Liam Weber, CF, 5-8, 170, Sr.

COPIAGUE EAGLES

Coach: Bill Bennett

2018 record: 4-16

Key Players

Sean Abney, 3B/P, 5-11, 220, Sr.

Gregory Amparo, OF/P, 5-9, 145, Sr.

David Espinal, 2B, 5-7, 155, Sr.

Justin Marte, 2B, 5-8, 140, Sr.

Christian Ramirez, OF/P, 5-11, 165, Sr.

Esteban Sime, P, 5-11, 220, Sr.

HILLS EAST THUNDERBIRDS

Coach: Tim Belz

2018 record: 12-8

Key Players

Mike DeFillippo, 3B, 6-0, 190, Sr.

Nick Gavilla, OF/P, 5-9, 160, Sr.

Reis Henderson, SS/P, 5-10, 150, Sr.

Matt Kanyuk, C, 6-2, 175, Sr.

Steven Mariani, IF/P, 6-3, 185, Sr.

John Son, IF/P, 6-0, 180, Sr.

NEWFIELD WOLVERINES

Coach: Eric Joyner

2018 record: 15-5

Key Players

Chandler Giovinco, P/OF/SS, 6-3, 180, Sr.

Anthony Hernandez, IF, 5-7, 155, Jr.

Dylan Johnson, P/SS/3B, 6-2, 177, So.

Michael Manzolillo, CF/P, 5-9, 165, Sr

Michael Prisco, C/OF, 6-1, 205, Jr.

NORTHPORT TIGERS

Coach: Sean Lynch

2018 record: 8-12

Key Players

Larry Citrola, P/OF, 6-1, 170, Jr.

Trent Mayer, 3B, 6-2, 190, Sr.

Kevin Rooney, P, 6-0, 170, Sr.

Ben Stola, OF, 6-1, 185, Sr.

Colin Shashaty, OF, 5-8, 145, Jr.

SMITHTOWN WEST BULLS

Coach: Al Nucci

2018 record: 7-13

Key Players

Christian Amoruso, OF/P, 5-11, 170, Sr.

Brian Delaney, P, 6-3, 210, Sr.

Vinny Iannuzzi, C, 5-8, 160, Sr.

Brendan Kupka, P, 6-0, 170, Sr.

Erik Reuter, SS/P, 5-11, 165, Sr.

SMITHTOWN EAST BULLS

Coach: Ken Klee

2018 record: 19-4

Key Players

Doug Goodwin, P, 5-10, 210, Sr.

Justin Harvey, C, 5-10, 185, Sr.

Nick Harvey, SS/P, 5-10, 180, Sr.

Will Kennedy, P/1B, 6-2, 175 Sr.

Mike Storms, P, 5-3, 205, Sr.

Matt Tempone, C, 6-1, 22, Sr.

LEAGUE IV

BELLPORT CLIPPERS

Coach: Joe Murphy

2018 record: 10-10

Key Players

Tom Allocca, 1B/P, 5-8, 165, Sr.

Brennan Beatrice, 2B/P, 5-8, 140, Sr.

Max DiGiacomo, 3B/P, 5-7, 135, Sr.

Justin Mahler, C, 5-8, 155, Sr.

Andrew Veit, SS/P, 6-0, 155, Sr.

COMSEWOGUE WARRIORS

Coach: Joe Caltagirone

2018 record: 1-18

Key Players

Steven Dattoma, 3B/22, Jr.

Daniel Fernandez, P, Sr.

Nick Lopez, 2B/SS, Sr.

Alex Ocasio, C/1B, Sr.

Michael Sardi, P, Sr.

Devin Rooney, P, Sr.

DEER PARK FALCONS

Coach: Ryan Argenziano

2018 record: 11-10

Key Players

Brendan Eising, 1B/P, 5-9, 170, So.

Shane Hewlette, OF, 6-2, 180, Jr.

Nicholas Hofacker, INF/P, 5-10, 185, Jr.

Matthew Jacobs, SS/P, 5-10, 165, Jr.

Declan Quinn, P/1B, 6-1, 185, Jr.

Jordan Rios, OF/P, 6-2, 175, Sr.

HUNTINGTON BLUE DEVILS

Coach: William Harris

2018 record: 2-18

Key Players

Aidan Bender, P/3B, 5-10, 155, So.

Kyle Colleluori, CF/P, 5-8, 170, So.

Zach Gordon, P/OF, 6-3, 165, So.

Justin Italiano, 1B, 5-11, 165, Sr.

Elian Pimentel, P/C, 6-2, 200, Sr.

Chris Segreti, SS/P, 5-10, 150, So.

NORTH BABYLON BULLDOGS

Coach: Steve Corrado

2018 record: 14-10

Key Players

Nick Burke, INF/P, 6-1, 165, Sr.

Evan Christopher, SS/P, 5-11, 165, Sr.

Christian Fils-Aime, OF, 5-10, 170, Jr.

Nick Picataggio, INF/P, 5-0, 160, Jr.

Brian Primm, 1B/P, 6-0, 180, Sr.

Brett Schulteisz, OF/3B/P, 5-10, 165, Sr.

WEST ISLIP LIONS

Coach: Shawn Rush

2018 record: 25-3

Key Players

Jack Altieri, IF, 5-7, 150, Sr.

Brad Battaglini , IF/P, 6-0, 160, Jr.

Anthony Cinquemani, 1B/P, 6-4, 215, Sr.

Bobby DiCapua, OF/P, 6-0, 185, Jr.

Joe Donarumia , IF, 5-10, 150, Jr.

Mike LaDonna, IF/P, 5-11, 175, Sr.

LEAGUE V

EAST ISLIP REDMEN

Coach: Sal J. Ciampi

2018 record: 11-7

Key Players

Justin DeSane, 1B, 5-9, 170, Jr.

Joe Fragala, P, 6-1, 200, Sr.

Matt McHugh, P/OF, 5-10, 160, Sr.

Chris Palmer, P/DH, 6-4, 220, Sr.

Ryan Thomson, C, 5-10, 170, So.

EASTPORT-SOUTH MANOR SHARKS

Coach: Jimmy McGowan

2018 record: 20-7

Key Players

Anthony Gambino, OF, 6-1, 180, Sr.

Dylan Peck, CF, 6-0, 170, Sr.

Ben Robles, 1B, 6-1, 190, Jr.

Joe Sanguedolce, SS, 5-9, 155, Jr.

Connor Trace, C, 5-10, 160, Sr.

Trevor Zanderzuk, 2B, 5-9, 150, Jr.

HAUPPAUGE EAGLES

Coach: Josh Gutes

2018 record: 12-10

Key Players

Anthony Ferrara, SS, 5-10, 160, Sr.

Mike Knopf, OF/P, 6-0, 185, Sr.

Chris Leone, C, 5-9, 170, So.

Ryan Levenberg, P/OF, 5-9, 150, Jr.

Dan Lippmann, 2B, 5-8, 145, Sr.

HILLS WEST COLTS

Coach: Tom Migliozzi

2018 record: 16-7

Key Players

Mike Draskin, 3B/C, 5-11, 170, Sr.

Mike Freda, C, 5-10, 225, So.

Jared Goldstein, 2B/SS, 6-0, 175, So.

Andrew McDonald, OF, 5-10, 150, Sr.

Joe McDonald, OF, 5-10, 155, Sr.

Aidan Tornquist, P/OF, 5-11, 175, Sr.

KINGS PARK KINGSMEN

Coach: Mike Luzim

2018 record: 11-10

Key Players

Andrew Bianco, INF/P, 6-4, 205, Jr.

Johnny Dougherty, P, 5-1, 180, Jr.

Paul Gugliuzzo, C/INF, 6-1, 165, Jr.

Ray Moran, INF, 5-10, 165, Sr.

Derek Shreve, P, 6-2, 168, Sr.

Joe Tardino, INF, 5-11, 185, Jr.

WEST BABYLON EAGLES

Coach: Ryan Lynch

2018 record: 7-13

Key Players

Nick Baldassare, P/IF, 6-0, 180, Jr.

Jagger Feldman, P/C/IF, 5-8, 200, Jr.

Tyler Gamba, P/1B, 5-10, 205, Sr.

Cole Maucere, P/OF, 5-8, 155, So.

Jack Rankin, P/SS/3B, 6-3, 180, Jr.

LEAGUE VI

EAST HAMPTON BONACKERS

Coach: Vincent Alversa

2018 record: 3-5

Key Players

Elian Abreau, P/OF, 6-1, 185, Jr.

Jackson Baris, P/OF, 6-1, 190, Jr.

Austin Brown, 2B, 5-7, 150, Jr.

James Foster, C, 5-8, 180, Sr.

Tucker Genovesi, SS/OF/P, 5-8, 165, So.

Kurt Matthews, P/SS, 5-8, 170, Sr.

HARBORFIELDS TORNADOES

Coach: Casey Sturm

2018 record: 9-9

Key Players

Jack Greco, SS/OF, 5-11, 170, Jr.

Sean Keys, INF, 5-1, 180, So.

Anthony Madigan, C, 5-11, 170, Jr.

Ryan Steel, OF, 6-0, 175, So.

Matt Torres, INF, 5-11, 170, So.

Chris Miranda, OF/P, 6-0, 160, So.

ISLIP BUCCANEERS

Coach: R.J. Going

2018 record: 6-14

Key Players

Nicholas Classie, C, 5-8, 170, So.

John Delaney, SS/P, 6-0, 160, Sr.

William Martin, 3B/OF, 5-8, 155, Sr.

Jonathan Rivera, OF/P, 6-1, 175, Sr.

Connor Ruland, U, 5-8, 170, So.

Christopher Snyder, P, 6-1, 165, Sr.

ROCKY POINT EAGLES

Coach: Anthony Anzalone

2018 record: 20-6

Key Players

Alexander Bonacci, C, 5-7, 145, Sr.

Michael Gunning, SS, 5-11, 170, Sr.

Trey Miller, OF/P, 5-10, 160, Sr.

Rob Milopsky, 3/P, 5-10, 190, Sr.

SAYVILLE GOLDEN FLASHES

Coach: Joe Esposito

2018 record: 18-7

Key Players

Jack Davis, SS/2B, 5-8, 155, Sr.

John Gaconnier, C, 6-0, 175, Sr.

Evan Geffner, P/3B, 5-8, Sr.

Eric Foster P/OF, 6-0, 170, Sr.

Brock Murtha, SS/P, 6-0, 190, Jr.

Thomas Nielsen, CF, 5-8, 155, Sr.

WESTHAMPTON HURRICANES

Coach: Asa Grunewald

2018 record: 3-17

Key Players

Ryan Davis, P/1B, 6-1, 210, Sr.

Jason Floegel, OF/P, 6-0, 185, Sr.

Reily MacDonald, OF, 5-11, Sr.

Chris Mancuso, OF/DH, 5-9, 165, Sr.

Ryan Miller, P/OF, 5-10, 175, So.

Andy Wilcenski, P/1B, 6-5, 180, Jr.

LEAGUE VII

AMITYVILLE WARRIORS

Coach: Jack Zider

2018 record: 0-18

Key Players

Patrick Abate, C, 5-10, 170, Sr.

Bryan Canales, OF, 5-9, 155, Jr.

Trevor Grahn, CF/P, 5-10, 160, Sr.

Juan Reyes, IF, 6-0, 150, Sr.

Joey Slack, 1B, 6-0, 170, Jr.

Derek Willenbrock, P/IF, 5-11, 165, Sr.

BAYPORT-BLUE POINT PHANTOMS

Coach: Jim Moccio

2018 record: 12-11

Key Players

Max DeVore, OF, 5-11, 175, Sr.

Francesco Geraci, IF, 5-9, 210, Jr.

Mike Kiefer, SS/P, 6-2, 175, Sr.

Cameron Miller, IF, 5-8, 165, Sr.

Tyler Solomon, P/IF/C, 6-1, 225, Sr.

GLENN KNIGHTS

Coach: Matt Rocchio Jr.

2018 record: 5-15

Key Players

Jordan Curiale, INF, 5-6, 205, Sr.

Aidan Desmond, IF/P, 6-1, 185, Jr.

Nick DiDiego, P, 6-1, 225, Sr.

Lucas DiGiovanni, INF, 5-7, 137, Sr.

Matt Polestino, OF/P, 5-9, 165, JR.

MILLER PLACE PANTHERS

Coach: Rick Caputo

2018 record: 16-8

Key Players

Kevin Bowrosen, IF/P, 5-11, 180, Jr.

Gavin McAlonie, IF/P, 6-1, 185, Jr.

Robby Morales, C/3B, 6-0, 185, Sr.

Tom Nealis, P/1B, 6-2, 210, Sr.

Nolan White, IF/P, 5-11, 180, Sr.

Ed Whitlow, P/OF, 6-1, 185, Sr.

MT. SINAI MUSTANGS

Coach: Eric Reichenbach

2018 record: 12-9

Key Players

Nick Cergo, C/3B, 5-9, 180, Jr.

TJ DeGennero, P, 5-10, 175, Sr.

Paul Gomes, CF, 5-9, 175, Jr.

Kieran Orlando, P, 6-0, 180, Sr.

Ryan Santoro, P, 6-2, 170, Sr.

TJ Werner, 2B, 5-4, 140, Jr.

SHOREHAM-WADING RIVER WILDCATS

Coach: Kevin Willi

2018 record: 18-5

Key Players

Nick Bettenhauser, IF, 6-1, 190, Sr.

DJ Brown, IF, 6-0, 199, Sr.

Aidan Crowley, P, 6-3, 200, Jr.

Mason Kelly, OF, 6-0, 190, Sr.

Peter Minneci, 1B, 6-0, 190, Sr.

Tyler Widercrantz, OF, 5-10, 165, Sr.

LEAGUE VIII

BABYLON PANTHERS

Coach: Victor Manzella

2018 record: 18-6

Key Players

Bobby Molinaro, P/1B/OF, Jr.

Dylan Pane, P/OF, 6-0, 190, Sr.

Eric Trapani, C, 5-9, 185, Sr.

Antonio Tufano, SS, 5-9, 165, Sr.

Ginao Vano, P/1B, 5-11, 195, Sr.

CENTER MORICHES RED DEVILS

Coach: Dennis Donovan

2018 record: 23-4

Key Players

Matt Alifano, SS/P, 6-0, 185, Sr.

Andy Auffant, P, 5-11, 165, Sr.

Robert Copozzi, 1B, 6-5, 225, Jr.

Dave Falco, 3B/P, 6-4, 215, Sr.

Alec Maag, C, 6-0, 190, Sr.

HAMPTON BAYS BAYMEN

Coach: Pete Meehan

2018 record: 1-19

Key Players

Kevin Eras, 3B, 6-0, 280, Sr.

Jordan Hanes, P/2B, 6-1, 155, Sr.

Jaden Ottati, SS/P, 6-0, 145, JR.

Julius Sapio, P/OF, 5-11, 200, Sr.

Nick Terry, OF, 5-9, 155, Sr.

MATTITUCK TUCKERS

Coach: Gene Rochler

2018 record: 12-11-1

Key Players

Bryce Grathwohl, P/IF, 6-1, 175, Sr.

Gianni Lisowy, OF/C, 5-9, 170, Sr.

Ryan Mahon, C, 5-11, 180, Sr.

Chris Nicholson, OF/P, 6-2, 185, Jr.

Tyler C. Olsen, P/IF, 5-10, 190, Sr.

Tyler F. Olsen, 1B, 5-9, 160, Sr.

PIERSON

Coach: Jonathan Schwartz

2018 record: 21-3

Key Players

Henry Brooks, IF/P, Jr.

Nicholas Egbert, CF, Jr.

Matt Hall, 2B/P, Jr.

Cooper Schiavoni, SS/P, Sr.

Tucker Schiavoni, C, So.

Pierce Summers, P/OF, Jr.

PORT JEFFERSON ROYALS

Coach: Jesse Rosen

2018 record: 5-15

Key Players

Peyton Ginas, IF/OF, 5-8, 160, Jr.

James Gruenfelder, C, 6-1, 170, So.

Luke Filippi, SS/P, 5-10, 160, Fr.

Jordan Suarez, OF/P, 6-0, 190, Sr.

SOUTHAMPTON MARINERS

Coach: Scott Johnson

2018 record: 12-11

Key Players

Anthony De Los Santos, C/3B, 5-9, 175, Sr.

Thomas Gabriele, 1B/P, 5-10, 205, Sr.

Alex Petty, 2B/OF, 6-1, 175, Jr.

Sam Schneider, P/OF, 5-10, 165, Jr.

SOUTHOLD FIRST SETTLERS

Coach: Greg Tulley

2018 record: 12-12

Key Players

Brendan Duffy, OF/P, 5-10, 160, Fr.

Joe Hayes, INF, 5-10, 160, Sr.

Jake Okula, SS, 5-9, 150, Sr.

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