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Nassau A-IV boys basketball team-by-team outlook

Jayson Delgado #0 of Floral Park, left, makes

Jayson Delgado #0 of Floral Park, left, makes an acrobatic move to get off a shot during a non-league boys basketball game against Freeport at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale on Tuesday. Credit: James Escher

FLORAL PARK KNIGHTS
Last season: 20-3
Coach: Sean Boyle
KEY PLAYERS
Deschanel Chery G 5-8 Jr.; Jayson Delgado G 6-0 Sr.; Mike Matich G/F 6-3 Sr.; Matt O’Donnell G/F 6-2 Sr.; James Ollen G/F 5-11 Sr.
ABOUT THE KNIGHTS: Returns Delgado, who averaged 12 points and three assists, and Matich, who averaged six points, six rebounds, three assists and two blocks.


LAWRENCE GOLDEN TORNADOES
Last season: 4-14
Coach: Lou Robinson
KEY PLAYERS
Keaton Goldsby G 6-0 Sr.; Joey D’Vir F 6-4 Sr.; Norell Folawiyo C 6-5 Sr.; Harrison Kim G 5-11 Sr.; Tyler Kim G 5-11 Sr.   
ABOUT THE GOLDEN TORNADOES: Goldsby, who averaged 16.5 points and 4.6 assists per game, leads an athletic team with the ability to score in bunches.


LYNBROOK OWLS
Last season: 14-7
Coach: Jamie Adams
KEY PLAYERS
Sean Barrett F 6-1 Sr.; Rylan Blondo G 5-10 Sr.; John Donaldson F 6-0 Sr.; James Montgomery F 6-5 Sr.; Brandon Pekale F 6-1 Sr.
ABOUT THE OWLS: Blondo, a four-year starter, averaged 17 points, five rebounds and five assists, and Donaldson, a three-year starter, averaged 12 points and seven rebounds.


NORTH SHORE VIKINGS
Last season: 9-11
Coach: Kevin Carpenter
KEY PLAYERS
Jack Ledden G 5-11 Soph.; Jarrett O’Day G 6-3 Sr.; Mark Reali G/F 6-1 Sr.; Henry Rieger F 6-4 Soph.; Will Scarola G 6-0 Jr.
ABOUT THE VIKINGS: Physical team playing multiple defenses, utilizing bal movement on offense.   


VALLEY STREAM NORTH SPARTANS
Last season: 9-11
Coach: Dan Achatz
KEY PLAYERS
Tristan Ferreira F 6-1 Sr.; Chris Manzi G 6-2 Sr.; C.J. Parris G 6-1 Jr.; Luke Sibblies G 6-0 Soph.; Eddie Ye G 5-10 Sr.
ABOUT THE SPARTANS: After strong close to the season, returns Parris, who averaged 11.4 points per game.


VALLEY STREAM SOUTH FALCONS
Last season: 16-5
Coach: Michael O’Brien
KEY PLAYERS
Aaron Davis G 5-10 Sr.; Michael Hicks G 5-9 Sr.; Elijah Johnson F/C 6-3 Sr.; Corey Powell G/F 6-2 Sr.; Emil Williams G 5-11 Jr.
ABOUT THE FALCONS: Led by Davis, who averaged 16 points per game, utilize shared scoring on offense and multiple defenses with goals of a deep playoff run.


WANTAGH WARRIORS
Last season: 5-12
Coach: Joe Harclerode
KEY PLAYERS
Brandon Goldberg F 6-7 Jr.;Kyle Graham F 6-2 Sr.; Ethan Insinga F 6-1 Jr.; Nick Teresky G 6-0 Jr.; Jaden Ventura G5-9 Soph.
ABOUT THE WARRIORS: Led by Goldberg in the paint, who averaged 13 points, eight rebounds and three blocks.


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