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Glenn QB Wayne White finds a hole and scores his third TD of the game vs. Mt. Sinai. (Nov. 15, 2013) Credit: Richard T. Slattery

1. GLENN KNIGHTS

2013 record: 8-3

Coach: Dave Shanahan, 20th season

KEY PLAYERS

Wayne White

QB/DB, 6-1, 175, Jr.

Edwin Rubio

OL/DL, 6-0, 265, Jr.

Anthony Pino

OL/DL, 6-0, 245, Sr.

TJ Tiernan

RB/LB, 6-0, 180, Sr.

Mike Mannix

LB, 6-2, 200, Sr.

Matt Czeczotka

WR/DB, 6-2, 170, Sr.

ABOUT THE KNIGHTS

White rushed for 539 yards and 11 TDs and passed for 435 yards and two scores. Rubio recorded 42 tackles and four sacks.

 

2. BABYLON PANTHERS

2013 record: 12-0

Coach: Rick Punzone, 12th season

KEY PLAYERS

Joe Cosby

OL/DL, 6-2, 290, Sr.

Ryan Matthews

OL/DL, 6-1, 235, Sr.

Stephen Schweitzer

RB/DB, 6-0, 185, Sr.

John Visgauss

OL/DL, 6-1, 190, Sr.

Henry Brunjes

QB, 6-0, 180, Sr.

ABOUT THE PANTHERS

The line has Cosby, who recorded 47 tackles, and Matthews, 33 tackles, to anchor the defense. Schweitzer rushed for 319 yards and will help execute the spread offense.

 

3. SHOREHAM-WADING RIVER WILDCATS

2013 record: 7-3

Coach: Matt Millheiser, 5th season

KEY PLAYERS

Danny Hughes

QB/SS, 6-5, 210, Sr.

Aaron Harley-Rey

FB/MLB, 5-8, 185, Sr.

Isreal Squires

WR/FS, 6-2, 180, Sr.

Bobby Puckey

OT/DT, 6-0, 275, Sr.

Chris Rosati

RB/LB, 5-8, 175, Jr.

ABOUT THE WILDCATS

Hughes will execute the Wing-T, with Squires and Casey being his big-play targets. The plan is to be more open and not so run-heavy.

 

4. BAYPORT-BLUE POINT PHANTOMS

2013 record: 5-3

Coach: Eric Iberger, 11th season

KEY PLAYERS

Brendan Bateman

QB/CB, 6-2, 180, Sr.

Eddie Somerville

WR/CB, 6-3, 190, Sr.

Dan Campanelli

G/MLB, 5-10, 210, Sr.

Dylan Ingber

OT/DE, 6-4, 260

Matt Doty

G/DT, 5-11, 225, Sr.

ABOUT THE PHANTOMS

Junior WR Vinny Lombardi and Anthony DeNicola are two more playmakers for Bateman, who will run the spread offense. Somerville is the top target.

 

5. CENTER MORICHES RED DEVILS

2013 record: 6-2

Coach: Peter Lesiewicz, 1st season

KEY PLAYERS

Tyrell Thomas

QB/DB, 5-9, 200, Sr.

Zach Brady

WR/DE, 6-2, 200, Sr.

Charles Prott

FB/LB, 5-10, 210, Sr.

Kyle Parks

OL/LB, 5-8, 180, Sr.

Wilbur Molina

OL/DL, 5-11, 220, Sr.

ABOUT THE RED DEVILS

Thomas has a good target to throw to in Brady and a bruising runner in Prott. Parks and Molina will key the 4-4 defense.
 

6.MERCY MONARCHS

2013 record: 1-7

Coach: Mike Buck, 1st season

KEY PLAYERS

Reggie Archer

RB/TB/SS, 6-0, 185, Sr.

Andrew Glasgow

HB/LB, 6-0, 200, Sr.

Kenneth Berman

OL/DL 6-3, 240, Sr.

Kevin Santacroce

QB, 6-3, 185, Jr.

Marco Sciara

WR/S, 6-1, 165, Jr.

ABOUT THE MONARCHS

Archer is hoping his work with the track team and offseason sprint work will lead to a big season.

 

7.HAMPTON BAYS BAYMEN

2013 record: 2-6

Coach: Jeff Doroski, 1st season

KEY PLAYERS

Tom Tretola

OL/DL, 6-4, 310, Sr.

Alex Papajohn

OL/DL, 6-0, 280, Sr.

Josue Monroy

RB/DL, 5-10, 190, Sr.

Christian Nydegger

WR/DB, 6-0, 175, Sr.

Sean Grismer

QB/DB, 5-10, 170, Sr.

ABOUT THE BAYMEN

Tretola and Papajohn are the linemen up front who will set the tone for the multi-formation offense.

 

8. GREENPORT-SOUTHOLD PORTERS

2013 record: 6-3

Coach: Jack Martilotta, 5th season

KEY PLAYERS

Matt Drinkwater

QB/LB, 5-11, 200, Sr.

John Drinkwater

K/TE, 5-11, 200, Sr.

Willie Riggins

OL/DL, 5-11, 260, Sr.

Billy McAllister

RB, 5-8,180, Sr.

Tyshe Williams

MLB, 5-11, 190, Sr.

ABOUT THE PORTERS

If the game is close the Porters can rely on kicker John Drinkwater to put points on the board.

 

9. PORT JEFFERSON ROYALS

2013 record: 3-5

Coach: Andrew Cosci, 2nd season

KEY PLAYERS

Douglas Crawford

RB/DB, 5-9, 155, Sr.

Dylan Wennerod

TE/DE, 6-2, 210, Sr.

Jake Myhre

C/DT, 5-11, 230, Sr.

Dimas Perez

TE/LB, 6-2, 195, Sr.

Tyler Holmes

T/DT, 6-1, 205, Sr.

ABOUT THE ROYALS

Perez had a team-high 55 tackles and Crawford made a second-best 48 tackles last season.

 

10. STONY BROOK BEARS

2013 record: 1-8

Coach: Kris Ryan, 5th season

KEY PLAYERS

Ben Walter

RB/S, 5-10, 180, Sr.

Jackson Painter

FB/LB, 6-0, 205, Sr.

David Jensen

OL/DT, 6-2, 200, Sr.

Hunter Skorobohaty

TE/LB, 5-10, 185, Sr.

ABOUT THE BEARS

Unit struggled to find an identity last season. Walter leads the way after rushing for six touchdowns a year ago.

 

11. WYANDANCH WARRIORS

2013 record: 2-6

Coach: Ed Gay, 4th year

KEY PLAYERS

Taquan Brooks

QB/DE, 6-5, 220, Sr.

Jose Flores

C/DT, 5-0, 220, Sr.

Jorrell Beeks

DT/G, 5-9, 240, Sr.

Kumar Harris

CB/S/WR, 5-5, 150, Sr.

Emmanuel Alvarenga

WR/CB, 5-6, 150, Sr.

ABOUT THE WARRIORS

The offense will be primarily in a spread formation, featuring Harris and Alvarenga.

 

12. SOUTHAMPTON MARINERS

2013 record: 1-7

Coach: Bruce Muro, 1st season

KEY PLAYERS

Will Taylor-Reddick

QB/DB, 5-6, 155, Jr.

Matt Woolley

WR/LB, 5-10, 185, Jr.

Shaundell Crumpton

OL/DL, 5-10, 230, Soph.

Avery Johnson

OL/DL, 6-1, 225, Soph.

ABOUT THE MARINERS

Crumpton and Johnson give Taylor-Reddick some good protection up front. Woolley is Taylor-Reddick's top target and playmaker on the outside.

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