'Tis that time of year.
Here's the rundown for the big awards given this year to some of Long Island's top baseball players.
DIAMOND AWARD (POSITION PLAYER)
Bryan Verbitsky (Island Trees) takes it for the second year in a row.
Jake Thomas, Calhoun
Eddie Murer, Baldwin
DIAMOND AWARD (PITCHER)
MacArthur's Josh Barry takes home Nassau's top pitching prize.
Jimmy Briggs, from state champion Lindenhurst, takes the coveted award
Islip's Ed Macaluso captures Suffolk's pitching title
Michael Hewson, from Sayville, gets the title of best hitter in Suffolk