Friday, 30 July 2010 00:00
Island Trees Baseball, along with President Nick Sguigna, would like to congratulate the 8-year-old All Star team, who recently beat Plainedge with a score of 6-3 to become the Babe Ruth District Champions. Island Trees Baseball would like to wish them good luck in the state competition.
The Bulldogs fought back from a 3-1 deficit with a four-run fourth inning. Jackson Bonade delivered a big two-run single to put the Bulldogs ahead for good. Strong pitching and solid defense held Plainedge in check the remainder of the game.
Pictured Island Trees U8 All Star team, from left to right Coaches Barry Silverstein, Oscar Ferrufino, John Bonade, Joe Provenzano, Rich Imbro with players George Grammer, Anthony Ferrufino, Jake Cosgrove, Richard Imbro, Tommy Garcia, Russell Macias, Kyle Sharkey, Raymond Lohman, Jackson Bonade, Devin Silverstein, Cameron Provenzano after their win over Plainedge, making them the Babe Ruth District Champions. Missing from photo is Brandon White.