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Suffolk IV boys basketball team-by-team outlook

Jack Garside #25 of Kings Park drives to

Jack Garside #25 of Kings Park drives to the basket against Brendan Kehoe #33 of Kings Park during the basketball game on Nov. 28, 2018 in Mineola, New York. Photo Credit: Anna Sergeeva

EAST ISLIP REDMEN

Last season: 16-4

Coach: Rob Schwender

KEY PLAYERS

AJ Audain F 6-3 Sr.; Thomas Boyd G 6-0 Jr.; Joseph Cassiano G 6-0 Jr.; Christian Harty G 6-0 Jr.; Jordan Mosley G 6-0 Sr.

About the Redmen: Led by Mosley, who averaged 17.0 points per game.

EASTPORT-SOUTH MANOR SHARKS

Last season: 3-17

Coach: David Shouler

KEY PLAYERS

Christian Bianco G 6-0 Sr.; Dylan Davis F 6-2 Jr.; Matt Goncalves C 6-8 Sr.; Derek Marzano F 6-3 Sr.; Joe Schillizzi F 6-0 Sr.

About the Sharks: Gets back Goncalves, who missed last season with injury, and is committed to play football at University of Pittsburgh.

HALF HOLLOW HILLS WEST COLTS

Last season: 15-6

Coach: Steve Atkinson

KEY PLAYERS

Brent Bland G 5-10 Soph.; Bryce Bland G 5-9 Jr.; Colby Jordan G 5-11 Soph.; Jordan Rader F 6-3 Sr.; Jaylen Seay G/F6-3 Sr.

About the Colts: Graduated all five starters; will feature Rader and young talent.

HARBORFIELDS TORNADOES

Last season: 14-8

Coach: Darin Ford

KEY PLAYERS

Owen Gold F/C 6-4 Sr.; Mike McDermott G/F6-5 Sr.; Joey Mitchell F 6-3 Sr.; Ryan Rittberger G 6-0 Sr.; Patrick Williamson G 6-3 Sr.

ABOUT THE TORNADOES: McDermott averaged 17 points, eight rebounds and two assists.

  

HAUPPAUGE EAGLES

Last season: 1-19

Coach: Brad Hughes

KEY PLAYERS

Kevin Barret F 6-2 Soph.; Chris Bartone G 5-7 Jr.; Tyler Charles F 6-1 Jr.; Mike Kreuter C 6-4 Sr.; Ryan Levenberg G 5-10 Jr.

ABOUT THE EAGLES: Young, athletic team, led by Kreuter (eight points, 10 rebounds) and Bartone (eight points, three assists).  

ISLIP BUCCANEERS

Last season: 9-11

Coach: Jamie Lynch

KEY PLAYERS

Luke Arey G 5-6 Jr.; Chris Giuliani F 6-3 Sr.; Joe Juengerkes G 6-1 Jr.; Mike Karachannas C6-6 Sr.; Patrick Mai F 6-1 Jr.

ABOUT THE BUCCANEERS: Led by tough, two-way players in Giuliani (14 points, seven rebounds, five assists per game) and Juengerkes (10 points, three steals).

KINGS PARK KINGSMEN

Last season: 17-5

Coach: Chris Rube

KEY PLAYERS

Andrew Bianco F 6-4 Sr.; Jack Garside G 6-2 Soph.; Alex Graci G 6-2 Jr.; Brendan Kehoe G/F 6-4 Sr.; Matthew Wolf F/C 6-4 Jr.

ABOUT THE KINGSMEN: Bianco, a four-year varsity player, averaged 17 points and nine rebounds.

ROCKY POINT EAGLES

Last season: 3-17

Coach: James Jordan

KEY PLAYERS

Matthew Caggiano F/C 6-3 Jr.; Matthew Casey C 6-6 Jr.; Gavin DaVanzo G/F 6-1 Jr.; JohnHenry Dyroff F/C6-3 Jr.; Trey Miller G 5-10 Sr.

ABOUT THE EAGLES: Young squad looks to improve as the season goes on.

WEST BABYLON EAGLES

Last season: 5-15

Coach: Tim Lynch

KEY PLAYERS

Rasheed Austin-Alfini G 6-3 Sr.; Justin Scotto G 5-9 Soph.; Isaiah Seawright F 6-3 Soph.; Dante Terry F 6-2 Sr.; Jonathan Torres G 5-7 Sr.

ABOUT THE EAGLES: Returns Terry and Austin-Alfini, who averaged 16 and 13 points per game, respectively.

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