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Suffolk football players to watch in 2015

Find out which Suffolk high school football players you should watch this season.

Raphael Alomar

Islip, senior Wide receiver/defensive back A big-play receiver,
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Islip, senior
Wide receiver/defensive back
A big-play receiver, Raphael Alomar compiled 800 yards and eight touchdowns.

Austin Baiardi

Smithtown West, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Austin Baiardi
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Smithtown West, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Austin Baiardi made 30 tackles, including three sacks.

Gino Bonagura

Lindenhurst, senior Wide receiver/defensive back Gino Bonagura led
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Lindenhurst, senior
Wide receiver/defensive back
Gino Bonagura led the team with 136 tackles, four sacks, three interceptions and three fumble recoveries.

Jerome Brooks

St. John The Baptist, senior Running back/safety Jerome
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St. John The Baptist, senior
Running back/safety
Jerome Brooks had eight TDs, 1,100 yards and 75 tackles last year.

Jerry Brown

Babylon, senior Running back Jerry Brown rushed for
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Babylon, senior
Running back
Jerry Brown rushed for 507 yards and 10 touchdowns on 52 carries last season.

Andew Carolan

Comsewogue, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Andrew Carolan is

Comsewogue, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Andrew Carolan is the anchor of both the offensive and defensive lines and is a key to a return to the playoffs for Comsewogue.

Jack Cassidy

Connetquot, senior Quarterback Jack Cassidy passed for 12
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Connetquot, senior
Quarterback
Jack Cassidy passed for 12 touchdowns and ran for another nine in 2014.

Nick Cipolla

St. John the Baptist, senior Running back/linebacker Nick
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St. John the Baptist, senior
Running back/linebacker
Nick Cipolla is an explosive and athletic co-leader of the run game.

Jack Coan

Sayville, junior Quarterback Jack Coan is a returning
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Sayville, junior
Quarterback
Jack Coan is a returning first-team All-Long Island quarterback with national recruiting interest. He passed for a Long Island-record 3,431 yards and 40 TDs.

Augie Contressa

Commack, senior Wide receiver/defensive back Augie Contressa is
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Commack, senior
Wide receiver/defensive back
Augie Contressa is a speedy playmaker who scored 10 touchdowns as a junior.

Cody Cunningham

Harborfields, senior Quarterback Cody Cunningham is a dual

Harborfields, senior
Quarterback
Cody Cunningham is a dual threat with 800 yards rushing, 700 yards passing and 14 total touchdowns.

Lucas DiGiorgi

Half Hollow Hills West, senior Running back/linebacker Lucas
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Half Hollow Hills West, senior
Running back/linebacker
Lucas DiGiorgi ran for 1,500 yards in the last two seasons.

Stephen Farrell

Miller Place, senior Quarterback Stephen Farrell passed for
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Miller Place, senior
Quarterback
Stephen Farrell passed for 820 yards and eight touchdowns out of the pistol offense.

Alexander Filacouris

Half Hoollow Hills West, junior Wide receiver/defensive back
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Half Hoollow Hills West, junior
Wide receiver/defensive back
Alexander Filacouris amassed 1,000 all-purpose yards and 12 touchdowns.

Rob Fontana

Northport, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Rob Fontana is

Northport, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Rob Fontana is a three-year starter and an All-Suffolk selection.

Jack Hannigan

East Islip, senior Quarterback/linebacker Jack Hannigan is a
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

East Islip, senior
Quarterback/linebacker
Jack Hannigan is a returning second-team All-Long Island player who last season ran for 18 touchdowns, passed for 15 scores and made 77 tackles.

Livingstone Harriott

Central Islip Quarterback/safety Blue-chip prospect Livingstone Harriott is
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Central Islip
Quarterback/safety
Blue-chip prospect Livingstone Harriott is being heavily recruited by Division I schools.

Ryan Hofmann

Lindenhurst, senior Quarterback Ryan Hofmann passed for 1,980
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Lindenhurst, senior
Quarterback
Ryan Hofmann passed for 1,980 yards and 20 touchdowns in 2014.

Mickey Hopkins

Kings Park, senior Linebacker Mickey Hopkins is a
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Kings Park, senior
Linebacker
Mickey Hopkins is a very strong and athletic three-year starter who will anchor Kings Park's defensive line.

Latrell Horton

Longwood, senior Fullback/linebacker Latrell Horton will move to
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Longwood, senior
Fullback/linebacker
Latrell Horton will move to middle linebacker for the Lions.

Dylan Ingber

Bayport-Blue Point, senior Dylan Ingber is a third-year
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Bayport-Blue Point, senior
Dylan Ingber is a third-year starter who anchors a strong offensive line for a versatile offense.

Tyrese Kerr

Riverhead, senior Tight end/defensive lineman Incredibly intelligent, Tyrese
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Riverhead, senior
Tight end/defensive lineman
Incredibly intelligent, Tyrese Kerr is looking to improve on a nine-sack season.

Russ Kohler

St. Anthony's, senior Defensive lineman Russ Kohler, a
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

St. Anthony's, senior
Defensive lineman
Russ Kohler, a two-year varsity starter, provides depth on defense.

Mike Leach

Sayville, senior Tight end/linebacker An All-County player, Mike
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Sayville, senior
Tight end/linebacker
An All-County player, Mike Leach made 46 tackles and is the leader of a mobile offensive line.

Mike Lombardi

West Islip, senior Tight end/linebacker Two-way starter Mike
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West Islip, senior
Tight end/linebacker
Two-way starter Mike Lombardi has noticeable toughness.

Anthony Lucarelli

Half Hollow Hills West, senior Quarterback/defensive back Anthony
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Half Hollow Hills West, senior
Quarterback/defensive back
Anthony Lucarelli is a three-year starter who has passed for 2,000 yards.

Eddie Munoz

Ward Melville, junior Wide receiver/defensive back Eddie Munoz
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Ward Melville, junior
Wide receiver/defensive back
Eddie Munoz returned two interceptions for touchdowns and led Ward Melville in tackles with 58.

Kyle Nunez

East Islip, junior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Kyle Nunez
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East Islip, junior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Kyle Nunez is looking to attract big-time college interest with a breakout season in 2015.

Kyle O'Donnell

St. Anthony's, senior Linebacker Three-year varsity player Kyle
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St. Anthony's, senior
Linebacker
Three-year varsity player Kyle O'Donnell should make an impact defensively.

Jack Richardson

Connetquot, senior Running back/safety Jack Richardson rushed for
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Connetquot, senior
Running back/safety
Jack Richardson rushed for 1,032 yards and 10 touchdowns and caught three touchdown passes.

Elijah Riley

Newfield, senior Wide receiver/defensive back Elijah Riley made
Photo Credit: Richard T. Slattery

Newfield, senior
Wide receiver/defensive back
Elijah Riley made 34 solo tackles, had two interceptions and scored nine touchdowns.

Chris Rosati

Shoreham-Wading River, senior Running back/linebacker Chris Rosati rushed
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Shoreham-Wading River, senior
Running back/linebacker
Chris Rosati rushed for 1,000 yards and 11 touchdowns, and had 64 tackles and an interception last year.

Edwin Rubio

Glenn, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Edwin Rubio made
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Glenn, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Edwin Rubio made 35 tackles last season and is a returning starter on the interior offensive line.

Joe Saladino

Newfield, senior Guard/defensive lineman A three-year captain, Joe
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Newfield, senior
Guard/defensive lineman
A three-year captain, Joe Saladino is both strong and quick.

Marco Sciarra

Mercy, senior Wide receiver Marco Sciara is a
Photo Credit: Richard T. Slattery

Mercy, senior
Wide receiver
Marco Sciara is a versatile receiver who caught seven touchdowns and ran for a score in 2014.

Conor Smith

West Islip, senior Quarterback/defensive back Dual threat quarterback
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West Islip, senior
Quarterback/defensive back
Dual threat quarterback Conor Smith had 1,028 all-purpose yards and scored six TDs in six games.

Dareus Smith

Glenn, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Dareus Smith had
Photo Credit: Richard T. Slattery

Glenn, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Dareus Smith had 30 tackles and three sacks last season. He is a powerful nose tackle and offensive tackle.

Michael St. Lewis

Islip, senior Running back/linebacker Michael St. Lewis provided
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Islip, senior
Running back/linebacker
Michael St. Lewis provided instant offense with 1,250 yards rushing and 14 touchdowns.

Dalten Stalzer

Shoreham-Wading River, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Dalten Stalzer
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Shoreham-Wading River, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Dalten Stalzer is a leader on Shoreham-Wading River's interior line on both sides of the ball.

Hunter Tabile

Mt. Sinai, senior Offensive lineman/Defensive lineman Hunter Tabile
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Mt. Sinai, senior
Offensive lineman/Defensive lineman
Hunter Tabile is a returning starter on the defensive line, and at center where he is a strong run blocker.

Infinite Tucker

Huntington, senior Wide receiver/safety Third-year varsity player Infinite
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Huntington, senior
Wide receiver/safety
Third-year varsity player Infinite Tucker also is one of the fastest track athletes in New York State.

Wayne White

Glenn, senior Quarterback/safety Wayne White combined for 17
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Glenn, senior
Quarterback/safety
Wayne White combined for 17 touchdowns last season, throwing for 940 yards and rushing for 875.

Ethan Wiederkehr

Shoreham-Wading River, senior Tight end/defensive lineman Ethan Wiederkehr
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Shoreham-Wading River, senior
Tight end/defensive lineman
Ethan Wiederkehr leads one of Long Island's best defenses and had 64 tackles and three sacks last year.

Matt Weiss

Longwood, senior Offensive lineman/defensive lineman Matt Weiss earned
Photo Credit: Richard T. Slattery

Longwood, senior
Offensive lineman/defensive lineman
Matt Weiss earned the Zellner Award as Suffolk's top lineman as a junior.

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