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MICHAEL RICHARDSON West Babylon, Jr., WR/DB, 5-11, 160

MICHAEL RICHARDSON
West Babylon, Jr., WR/DB, 5-11, 160
Emerging star had 33 catches for 687 yards with eight TDs, and seven INTs on defense. Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Suffolk County high school football players to watch in 2010, arranged alphabetically within each of the four divisions.

KARL ALLISON Bay Shore, Sr., RB/LB, 5-6, 180
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

KARL ALLISON
Bay Shore, Sr., RB/LB, 5-6, 180
Rushed for 305 yards; made 20 tackles; had two interceptions.

MIKE ANDREASSI Sachem North, Sr., RB/LB, 5-10, 190
Photo Credit: Sachem North

MIKE ANDREASSI
Sachem North, Sr., RB/LB, 5-10, 190
All-County performer who gained more than 900 yards.

STACEY BEDELL Floyd, Jr., RB/CB, 5-11, 160 Legitimate
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

STACEY BEDELL
Floyd, Jr., RB/CB, 5-11, 160
Legitimate 4.2 speed. Led team with 869 yards and 10 touchdowns.

JACK DELAHUNTY Northport, Sr., WR/S, 6-3, 190 Go-to
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

JACK DELAHUNTY
Northport, Sr., WR/S, 6-3, 190
Go-to receiver has good size, good speed, excellent hands.

DARIUS GREENE Longwood, Jr., G/DT, 6-2, 260 Emerging
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

DARIUS GREENE
Longwood, Jr., G/DT, 6-2, 260
Emerging underclass star had 15 tackles and two sacks.

DARREL FLORES Central Islip, Sr., RB/CB, 5-9, 170
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

DARREL FLORES
Central Islip, Sr., RB/CB, 5-9, 170
Shutdown corner made 23 tackles and rushed for 632 yards.

MIKE PELLEGRINO Connetquot, Sr., RB/LB, 5-9, 185 Returning
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

MIKE PELLEGRINO
Connetquot, Sr., RB/LB, 5-9, 185
Returning All-Long Island player who ran for 1,122 yards and 17 TDs; made 50 tackles.

JESSE SCANNA Sachem North, Sr., RB/LB, 6-0, 190
Photo Credit: Sachem North

JESSE SCANNA
Sachem North, Sr., RB/LB, 6-0, 190
All-County performer considered top linebacker in Suffolk.

STEVEN SKON Lindenhurst, Sr., QB, 6-2, 205 All-County
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

STEVEN SKON
Lindenhurst, Sr., QB, 6-2, 205
All-County performer threw for 1,860 yards and 22 touchdowns.

JAMES THOMPSON Sachem North, Sr., DT/OT, 6-1, 275
Photo Credit: Sachem North

JAMES THOMPSON
Sachem North, Sr., DT/OT, 6-1, 275
All-County performer who is the anchor on both sides of the ball.

FRANK ARTURA East Islip, Sr., RB/S 5-8, 175
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

FRANK ARTURA
East Islip, Sr., RB/S 5-8, 175
Two-way starter ran for 1,215 yards with 10 touchdowns.

MIKE HIGGINS East Islip, Sr., FB/LB, 5-10, 190
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

MIKE HIGGINS
East Islip, Sr., FB/LB, 5-10, 190
Tough linebacker made 115 tackles and leads aggressive defense.

PRESHOD MCCOY North Babylon, Sr., RB/CB, 5-10, 175
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

PRESHOD MCCOY
North Babylon, Sr., RB/CB, 5-10, 175
All-Long Island player gained 1,535 yards with 21 TDs; had six interceptions.

ZACK NAJA Smithtown West, Jr., DE/TE, 6-0, 190
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

ZACK NAJA
Smithtown West, Jr., DE/TE, 6-0, 190
Versatile two-way end who made All-County.

BRIAN OLSON Comsewogue, Sr., OL, 6-0, 270 The
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

BRIAN OLSON
Comsewogue, Sr., OL, 6-0, 270
The Warriors will frequently run behind this powerful, veteran blocker.

MICHAEL RICHARDSON West Babylon, Jr., WR/DB, 5-11, 160
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

MICHAEL RICHARDSON
West Babylon, Jr., WR/DB, 5-11, 160
Emerging star had 33 catches for 687 yards with eight TDs, and seven INTs on defense.

RYAN SLOAN Bellport, Sr., OL/DL, 6-3, 320 Coveted
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

RYAN SLOAN
Bellport, Sr., OL/DL, 6-3, 320
Coveted Division I prospect was second-leading tackler with 84; six sacks.

MASON THORBJORNSEN Half Hollow Hills East, Sr., OL/DL,
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

MASON THORBJORNSEN
Half Hollow Hills East, Sr., OL/DL, 6-3, 255
Outstanding two-way lineman is a three-year starter.

GOLDEN UKONU North Babylon, Sr., OL/DL, 6-4, 365
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

GOLDEN UKONU
North Babylon, Sr., OL/DL, 6-4, 365
Mammoth second-team All-Long Island lineman has several Division I offers.

WILLIAM VEINTIMILLA Newfield, Jr., WR/CB, 5-10, 175 All-County
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

WILLIAM VEINTIMILLA
Newfield, Jr., WR/CB, 5-10, 175
All-County cornerback also a dangerous deep threat and kick returner

CALVIN BOLLAR Huntington, Sr., RB/LB, 5-9, 205 Tough
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

CALVIN BOLLAR
Huntington, Sr., RB/LB, 5-9, 205
Tough All-County player as do-it-all QB makes switch to running back.

JEFF CRAIG Islip, Sr., QB/DB, 6-0, 185 All-County
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

JEFF CRAIG
Islip, Sr., QB/DB, 6-0, 185
All-County player with 4.5 speed can run or throw from backfield.

JOE DELUCA Sayville, Sr. OL/DL, 6-2, 250 All-County
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

JOE DELUCA
Sayville, Sr. OL/DL, 6-2, 250
All-County player who made 52 tackles, including three sacks.

STEVEN FERREIRA Sayville, Jr., QB, 6-0, 170 All-County
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

STEVEN FERREIRA
Sayville, Jr., QB, 6-0, 170
All-County as sophomore, Ferreira threw for 1,873 yards and 17 TDs; ran for 629 yards.

ALAN HENDERSON Eastport-South Manor, Sr., RB/S, 5-11, 190
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

ALAN HENDERSON
Eastport-South Manor, Sr., RB/S, 5-11, 190
Exciting player who rushed for 1,505 yards and 22 touchdowns.

ANTHONY MARTELLO Hauppauge, Sr., G/DE, 6-2, 225 Veteran
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

ANTHONY MARTELLO
Hauppauge, Sr., G/DE, 6-2, 225
Veteran anchors both lines for inexperienced Eagles.

MATT MCLEOD Harborfields, Sr., WR/S, 6-3, 185 Elite
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

MATT MCLEOD
Harborfields, Sr., WR/S, 6-3, 185
Elite wide receiver made 31 catches for 520 yards with four TDs.

ANDREW OBERG Islip, Sr. OT/DE, 6-6, 250 All-County
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

ANDREW OBERG
Islip, Sr. OT/DE, 6-6, 250
All-County player drawing Division I interest. Dominates on defense.

CONNOR RAYNOR Westhampton, Jr., TE/DE, 6-0, 215 Devastating

CONNOR RAYNOR
Westhampton, Jr., TE/DE, 6-0, 215
Devastating run-blocker; made 51 solo tackles at defensive end.

WILLIE WHITE Amityville, Jr., QB/DB, 5-11, 170 Big-play
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

WILLIE WHITE
Amityville, Jr., QB/DB, 5-11, 170
Big-play wide receiver with speed moves to quarterback in spread.

NICK BRENNAN Babylon, Sr., OL/LB, 5-9, 225 Only
Photo Credit: Kathy Kmonicek

NICK BRENNAN
Babylon, Sr., OL/LB, 5-9, 225
Only returning starter from last season’s huge offensive line.

ROBBIE KING Hampton Bays, Sr., QB/DB, 5-8, 170

ROBBIE KING
Hampton Bays, Sr., QB/DB, 5-8, 170
Sparked 7-2 season with 872 yards passing and 233 yards rushing.

STEPHEN LOUDON Babylon, Sr., WR/S, 6-3, 210 Big
Photo Credit: Kathy Kmonicek

STEPHEN LOUDON
Babylon, Sr., WR/S, 6-3, 210
Big target will improve on his 19 passes for 240 yards and eight TDs.

RYAN MALONE Greenport, Jr., RB/CB, 5-11, 180 All-County

RYAN MALONE
Greenport, Jr., RB/CB, 5-11, 180
All-County player led Porters to first playoff game in a decade in 2009.

JOSH MORALES Mt. Sinai, Sr., RB/S, 5-11, 190
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

JOSH MORALES
Mt. Sinai, Sr., RB/S, 5-11, 190
Strong runner. Broken thumb in Game 3 in 2009 ended his junior season.

COREY PICONE Bayport-Blue Point, Sr., QB/DB, 5-10, 185
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

COREY PICONE
Bayport-Blue Point, Sr., QB/DB, 5-10, 185
Vocal leader on a team with 21 of 22 starters back.

RYAN RIELLY Glenn, Sr., QB, 6-0, 175 Dual
Photo Credit: Kathy Kmonicek

RYAN RIELLY
Glenn, Sr., QB, 6-0, 175
Dual threat with 606 yards rushing and 609 yards passing.

JACK SHEEHAN Bayport-Blue Point, Sr. FB/LB, 5-9, 185
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

JACK SHEEHAN
Bayport-Blue Point, Sr. FB/LB, 5-9, 185
Hard-hitter anchors the middle of Phantoms’ defense.

PATRICK TUTHS Southampton, Sr., RB/LB, 6-0, 195 Two-way

PATRICK TUTHS
Southampton, Sr., RB/LB, 6-0, 195
Two-way standout ran for 594 yards and six TDs; made 62 tackles.

R.J. ZBIKOWSKI Mt. Sinai, Sr., TE/DE, 6-3, 245
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

R.J. ZBIKOWSKI
Mt. Sinai, Sr., TE/DE, 6-3, 245
Three-year starter is excellent run-blocker with good hands.

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