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2017 Plainedge Red Devils

Plainedge loses 8-1 to Division

Plainedge has been knocked out of the playoffs, and their season has come to an end.  On behalf of the Coaching staff and the School District, we would like to say Thank You to each member of this team for making it a successful and enjoyable season.  

Plainedge Bats go Cold

The Plainedge Red Devils bats were shut down for the first time all season.  Levittown Division went up 1-0 in the top of the 3rd inning on a fielders choice.  Plainedge had the bases loaded in the 5th inning, as well as runners on 1st & 2nd with no outs in the 6th inning, but just couldn't get the big hit.  Matt Schock was outstanding on the hill, holding division to 7 hits, only 1 run, walked 2, and struck out 3.  At the plate, Rob Paul provided Plainedge's only hit of the game.  Plainedge will face Division tomorrow at home, win or go home.  The loser of this game's season will be over, and the winner will advance to the Nassau County Semi-Finals.  Billy Wildeman will start for Plainedge tomorrow.

Noonan Solid on the Hill.......DeMicco Goes Yard Again!!!

The Red Devils defeated Levittown Division in Game 2 of the playoffs by a score of 6-2.  TJ Noonan started on hill for Plainedge, and went 5 1/3 innings, allowed 1 run on 2 hits, 6 walks, and struck out 6 batters to earn the win.  Noonan was given a 3-0 lead after the first inning off the bat of Nick DeMicco, who hit a 2 out 3 Run HR in the bottom of the 1st inning.  It was Nick's 3rd 3 run HR in the last 2 playoff games.  DeMicco went 2 for 4, with 3 RBI's and 1 run scored.  Jason Bottari went 2 for 3, 1 run scored, 1 SB, and 1 RBI.  Rob Paul, Joe Cottone, and Brian Bornkamp each went 2 for 4 with 1 run scored.  Plainedge now has a "bye" on Thursday, as Division will play Macarthur.  Whichever team wins that game will be the team that Plainedge will play on Friday, at home, 4:30 start time.

Wildeman Goes The Distance......DeMicco Goes Yard Twice!!!

The Plainedge Red Devils won their first Playoff game in 2 years, by defeating the Mineola Mustangs by a score of 8-2.  Billy Wildeman started on the hill, and was tagged for 2 runs early in the first inning on 3 consecutive hits.  Wildeman would settle in, and throw 7 innings, allowed 8 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 7 batters.  At the plate, Nick DeMicco had a career day, and got the Red Devils started right away.  With Plainedge down 2-0 in the first inning, Nick DeMicco hit a 2 out HR to put Plainedge up 3-2.  In the 4th inning, Jake Esposito hit a sac fly to score Bobby Hefferon to give Plainedge a 4-2 lead.  Esposito went 2 for 2 on the day, 2 SB's, and 1 RBI.  With the score 5-2 in the 6th inning, Nick DeMicco hit his 2nd 3-run HR of the game to put Plainedge up 8-2.  DeMicco was 3 for 4 on the day, with 2 HRs, and 6 RBI's.  The Red Devils will face Levittown Division at home tomorrow.

JV shuts down Bethpage to end the season

Plainedge ended the season on a high note, shutting out Bethpage 5-0 in the final game of the season. Joe DeTommaso pitched his second consecutive complete game shutout, only allowing 3 hits, while striking out 4 batters. Offensively, Plainedge totaled 9 hits in the ballgame. In the first inning, Frank Whitenack led off with a single, then DJ Kregeloh got Plainedge on the board with an RBI double scoring Whitenack. In the 4th inning, Mike DeSantis hit a 2-run double scoring Zach Zarra and Doug Elsesser, which turned out to be a little league homerun. Zarra went 1 for 3 with 1 run scored and 2 SB's. Elsesser finished 1 for 3 with 1 run scored. Joe Leone went 1 for 2, with 1 run scored, and 2 SB's. Defensively, Plainedge flashed the leather, having gold glove plays from Kregeloh, Zarra, and Whitenack.

Plainedge JV had a great season, finishing with an overall record of 12-6.

Plainedge comes back in 7th, wins it in the 9th!

The Red Devils ended their regular season in dramatic fashion, winning 7-6 in 9 innings.  TJ Noonan started for Plainedge, and went 4 1/3 innings, allowed 4 runs on 5 hits, 3 walks, and struck out 4 batters.  Justin Lubitz pitched 2 2/3 innnings in relief, allowed 2 runs, 1 earned, on 5 hits, 2 walks, and struck out 3 batters.  At the plate Plainedge was down 5-1 in the 6th inning, and was able to scratch across a run on a Fielders choice off the bat of Nick Cavallo.  Plainedge down 5-2 in the 7th, would go on to score 4 runs to take a 6-5 lead heading into the bottom of the 7th inning.  In the bottom of the 7th inning, the defensive play of the game came from Lucas Sauer.  With runners on 1st and 2nd, nobody out, their 6 batter ripped a line drive to CF, where Sauer was able to deke the baserunner into thinking he was going to catch the ball on a fly, and threw the runner out at 3rd.  Bethpage would eventually tie the game at 6 after a bases loaded blooper fell just in front of Jake Esposito's diving effort.  In the 9th inning, Joe Cottone hit an RBI single with 0 outs, and the bases loaded to put Plainedge ahead.  Cottone went 2 for 3 on the day, with 2 walks.  Rob Pinto, who entered the game in the 8th inning would earn the win in relief.  Pinto, who struck out the side in the 8th inning, retired Bethpage 1-2-3 in the 9th inning.  Pinto went 2 innings, didn't allow a baserunner, and struck out 4 batters in the Win.  Plainedge will open up the Playoffs as either the #2 or #3 seed at home next Saturday.

JV loses second consecutive vs. Bethpage

Plainedge lost game 2 of the series vs. Bethpage 8-5. Plainedge was leading the game through the first 3 innings, but lost the lead, battled back but could not finish the comeback. Zach Zarra led the way at the plate going 2 for 4 with 3 RBI's. DJ Kregeloh and Nick Incalcaterra each went 2 for 3. Plainedge plays its final game of the season Thursday, which is the final game of the 3-game series vs. Bethpage, at home, at 4:30pm.  

Plainedge Bats Stay Hot.......Mendyk shuts Bethpage Down!

The Red Devils improved to 12-2 in conference play, defeating crosstown rival Bethpage 11-6.  Matt Schock started for Plainedge, but only lasted 2 2/3 innings, allowed 5 runs, 4 earned, on 8 hits, 2 walks, 1 HB, and struck out 2 batters.  Sean Mendyk replaced Schock, and pitched 4 1/3 innings, allowed 1 run on 3 hits, 2 walks, and struck out 4 batters to earn the win.  At the plate Lucas Sauer got the Red Devils on the board with a 2 run HR in the 1st inning to put Plainedge up 2-1.  With Plainedge down 6-5 in the 5th inning, Jake Esposito hit a 2 out RBI single scoring Bobby Hefferon to tie the game at 6.  Rob Paul then hit a 2 run single to put Plainedge ahead 8-6.  Nick DeMicco then hit a 3 run HR that landed deep onto the football field.  Esposito went 3 for 4, with 2 runs scored.  Brian Bornkamp, Jason Bottari, and Bobby Hefferon each had 2 hits on the day.  Nick DeMicco led the way going 3 for 4, with a 1B, 2B, HR, 1 run scored, and 5 RBI's.

JV loses tough game 1 to Bethpage

Plainedge lost a tough 5-4 ballgame to open up the series vs. Bethpage. Plainedge was losing 5-1 heading into the bottom of the 6th inning but battled back, scoring 3 runs to make it 5-4, and had the bases loaded with 2 outs, but ended the inning with a hard hit ball right to 3B. Plainedge in the bottom of the 7th had the bases loaded with 2 outs, but was unable to score any runs. Dan Vivolo led the way at the plate going 2 for 3 with 1 BB, 2 runs scored, and 2 SB's. Zach Zarra went 1 for 3 with 1 BB, and Frank Whitenack went 1 for 4 with a HBP, and 2 RBI's. Plainedge looks to bounce back in game 2 of the series tomorrow, at Bethpage, at 4:30pm.

Plainedge Wins in Extras!

Billy Wildeman started for Plainedge against Bethpage in game 1 of their final regular season series.  Wildeman went 6 2/3 innings, allowed 2 runs on 10 hits, no walks, and struck out 8 batters.  Plainedge was down 1-0 after 1 inning, and was able to fight back and tie the game up in the top of the 6th inning off a sac fly by Lucas Sauer, scoring pinch runner Ryan Kealy.  With the score tied in the top of the 7th inning, Jason Bottari hit a 2 out single scoring Nick Ragione to put Plainedge up 2-1.  In the bottom of the 7th inning, with 2 outs, and 2 strikes, Billy Wildeman allowed a seeing eye single just past the reach of Jason Bottari to tie the game up.  Justin Lubitz would replace Wildeman, and pitch 1 1/3 innings to earn the win.  In the 8th inning, with the score tied at 2, Brian Bornkamp hit a 2 run double to put Plainedge ahead.  Bornkamp went 3 for 4, with 1 run scored and 2 RBI's.  Jason Bottari and Rob Paul each went 2 for 4, with 1 RBI. 

JV completes sweep of Glen Cove

Plainedge JV completes the 3-game sweep of Glen Cove, winning game 3 10-0. Joe DeTommaso was on the hill and picked up right where Whitenack left off, throwing a complete game 3-hit shutout, with 6 strikeouts.  Frank Whitenack led the way at the plate going 3 for 4 with 1 run scored and 4 RBI's. Zach Zarra continued his hot hitting streak, going 2 for 3 with a sac fly, 1 run scored, and 2 RBI's. Nick Incalcaterra, Logan Gersbeck, Stratis Scarlatos, and Mike Schock each added 2 hits. In this 3-game series, Plainedge outscored Glen Cove 38-0, and totaled 45 hits. Impressive week all-around for JV, and looking to continue the winning streak heading into our last week of the season next week vs. Bethpage. 1st game of the series is Monday at home, at 4:30pm.

Plainedge improves to 12-4 overall

The Red Devils won their 8th consecutive game, and improved to 12-4 overall on the season.  At the plate Jason Bottari led the way for Plainedge, going 3 for 4, with 2 doubles and 1 run scored.  Nick Cavallo had a bases clearing double in the first inning to put Plainedge up 3-2 in the first inning.  Cavallo went 2 for 4, with 1 run scored, 1 double, and 3 RBI's.  On the hill TJ Noonan entered the game in the top of the 4th inning, with 2 runners on base, and the game tied at 5.  Noonan got the batter to pop out to get out of the jam with the game still tied.  In the bottom half of the 4th inning Noonan hit a 2 run single to put Plainedge up 7-5.  Noonan pitched 3 1/3 innings, allowed 1 run on 3 hits, no walks, and struck out 3 batters to earn the Win.  Plainedge will open up a 3 game series on Monday at Bethpage with Billy Wildeman on the hill.

Plainedge 1 hits Glen Cove, wins 17-0

Sean Mendyk got his first career Varsity start for Plainedge, and went 4 innings, allowed 1 hit, 3 walks, and struck out 5 batters for the win.  Rob Pinto pitched 3 innings in relief, allowed no hits, 1 walk, and struck out 7.  Joe Cottone hit a grand slam in the first inning to put Plainedge up 5-0, Cottone went 1 for 3 with 4 RBI's.  Rob Paul went 3 for 3, with 2 runs scored and 2 RBI's.  Bobby Hefferon, Jake Esposito, and Anthony Puidokis each recorded 2 hits in the game.  Joe Pistone and Braden Clark each got their first varsity hits of their career.  Plainedge will play a NL game tomorrow vs Locust Valley at home with Joe Cottone on the hill.

Whitenack near perfect, leading JV to dominate victory

It was all Plainedge in game 2 of the series vs. Glen Cove, winning 20-0. Frank Whitenack pitched a gem, hurling a complete game shutout. Whitenack went 6-2/3 no-hit innings, until he gave up a single to right, which turned out to be the only hit he allowed. Only allowing 1 hit, he totaled 10 strikeouts, with 0 walks (3 HBP). Plainedge exploded offensively, and in the 1st inning, sent 15 batters to the plate, scoring 9 runs on 6 hits. Plainedge finished the game scoring 20 runs, on 17 hits. Besides on the mound, Whitenack led the way at the plate, going 3 for 5, with 2 walks, 3 runs scored, 5 RBI's, and 1 SB. Zach Zarra finished 2 for 2, with 1 walk, 2 runs scored, 4 RBI's, and 2 SB's. DJ Kregeloh, Mike Schock and Anthony Vicari each had 2 RBI's. Impressive game for Plainedge all-around. JV looks to continue its winning streak, in game 3 of the series vs. Glen Cove; which is today at home, at 4:30pm.  

Plainedge defeats Glen Cove 4-1

The Red Devils defeated Glen Cove by a score of 4-1 to improve to 9-2 on the season.  Matt Schock got the start for Plainedge, and went 5 1/3 innings, allowed 1 run on 4 hits, 1 walk, 1 hit batter, and struck out 7 for the win.  Justin Lubitz entered the game in the 6th inning, with 1 out, 2 runners on base, and induced an inning ending double play to get out of the jam.  He would pitch a scoreless 7th inning to earn the save.  At the plate Jason Bottari went 2 for 3, with 2 runs scored and 1 SB.  Plainedge will go for the sweep tomorrow at Glen Cove.

JV wins 8-0 in game 1 vs. Glen Cove

After losing 2 straight games, JV gets back on track, shutting out Glen Cove in game 1 of the series. This was a 2-run game through 4 innings, until Plainedge broke the game open scoring 4 runs in the 5th and 2 runs in the 6th.  Nick Incalcaterra started on the mound and got the win for Plainedge, throwing 4 shutout innings, only allowing 2 hits, while striking out 4. Logan Gersbeck came into relief, throwing 3 shutout innings, giving up 2 hits, and striking out 2 batters. Plainedge recorded 13 hits in the game. Zach Zarra led the way going 3 for 4, with 1 run scored, 2 RBI's, and 1 stolen base. Dan Vivolo went 2 for 3 with 2 runs scored, and 1 RBI. DJ Kregeloh went 2 for 3, with 1 walk, 1 run scored, and 2 RBI's. Plainedge plays game 2 of the series tomorrow at home, at 4:30pm (Weather permitting). 

Wildeman tosses 4th Consecutive Complete Game!

The Red Devils scored 18 runs, on 14 hits to top Glen Cove 18-0 in game 1 of a 3 game series.  Billy Wildeman started for Plainedge and went the distance once again.  It took Billy a total of 65 pitches to finish the game.  Billy allowed only 2 hits, walked no batters, and struck out 7.  At the plate for the Red Devils Jason Bottari went 2 for 3, with 3 runs scored, 1 walk, and 3 RBI's.  Jake Esposito, and Nick DeMicco each hit solo HR's for Plainedge, both their 1st Varsity HR's of their career.  Nick Cavallo went 2 for 3, with 3 runs scored, and Bobby Hefferon went 2 for 3, with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI. 

JV loses second consecutive game

JV loses their second straight game, losing 5-3 vs Locust Valley. Nothing was going offensively for Plainedge, only recording 2 hits in the ballgame. Joe DeTommaso started on the mound giving up 1 run in 4 innings, while striking out 4 batters. Zach Zarra finished 1 for 3 with a double, and 1 RBI. Nick Incalcaterra went 1 for 3, with 1 walk and 1 RBI. Plainedge scored 1 run in the 7th to make it 5-3, and had the tying run on first base, but could not come up with the clutch hit. Plainedge looks to get back on track vs Glen Cove on Monday, away. 

JV loses a tough one vs Division

JV suffers their first series loss of the season, losing the rubber game to Division 5-3.  Sean Mendyk started on the hill for Plainedge, pitching 5 shut-out innings, only allowing 1 hit, and striking out 11 batters. But Plainedge could not close the game out, giving up 5 runs in the top of the 7th inning. Plainedge had the winning run at the plate in the bottom of the 7th, but could not score any runs, losing the game 5-3. Plainedge looks to bounce back tomorrow at home, at 4:30pm vs Locust Valley. 

Plainedge sweeps Division!

The Plainedge Red Devils completed a 3 game sweep over Levittown Division by a score of 4-2.  TJ Noonan started on the hill for Plainedge, and pitched 4 2/3 innings, allowed 2 runs, both unearned, on 7 hits, 3 walks, and struck out 2 batters.  Justin Lubitz entered the game with 2 outs in the 5th innings, and runners on first & second base with the score 4-2, in which he induced a 6-4 putout to get out of the jam.  Lubitz would pitch 2 consecutive perfect frames to close the game out for Plainedge and earn the save.  At the plate Jason Bottari got things going in the 1st inning with a leadoff single, and would come around to score on and RBI single by Lucas Sauer.  Bottari went 3 for 4, with 1 run scored, and 1 stolen base.  The big hit for the Red Devils came in the in 3rd inning, with Plainedge up 2-1, Nick Cavallo hit a 2 out, 2 strike single that scored Sauer off 3rd base.  Bobby Hefferon followed that with an RBI single as well.  Plainedge opens a 3 game series on Monday vs Glen Cove.

JV wins game 2 vs Division

Plainedge came through with a hard fought victory in game 2 of the series vs. Division. Plainedge jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first inning which set the tone for the game. Although Division battled back, Plainedge stayed composed through out. Frank Whitenack went 2 for 4, with 1 walk and 1 run scored. Joe Leone ended the scoring for Plainedge in the 5-run 1st inning with a 2 out, 2-run single. Leone finished the game 1 for 2, with 2 walks, 2 runs scored, and 2 RBI's. Zach Zarra had a clutch 2-run single with 2 outs in the 5th inning to put Plainedge up 8-3. Zarra finished the game 2 for 4, with 1 walk, 1 run scored, and 2 RBI's. Mike DeSantis went 1 for 3, with 1 walk, and 2 runs scored. Frank Whitenack got the win, and Logan Gersbeck ended the game pitching the final 3 innings. Plainedge looks to win the series vs. Division on Thursday, at home, at 4:30pm.

Plainedge takes game 2 vs Division!

The Plainedge Red Devils won their 3rd consecutive game on Thursday with 7-0 win over Levittown Division.  Billy Wildeman pitched a complete game for the Red Devils, allowing only 3 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 5 batters.  At the plate Plainedge scored 4 runs in the bottom of the first inning.  Rob Paul hit a 2 run single scoring Jake Esposito and Lucas Sauer to put Plainedge up 2-0.  Two batters later Joe Cottone hit his first career Varsity HR to put Plainedge up 4-0.  Rob Paul went 1 for 3, with 1 run and 3 RBI's.  Cottone went 1 for 3 with 1 Run and 2 RBI's.  Jason Bottari went 3 for 4, and Lucas Sauer went 2 for 4.  TJ Noonan will get the start for Plainedge as they go for the sweep over Division.

JV loses game 1 to Division

After sweeping Wantagh last week, Plainedge JV drops game 1 of the 3 game series vs. Division.  Nick Incalcaterra started the game and pitched well, going 5 innings, giving up 2 earned runs, giving up only 4 hits, and striking out 5. But Plainedge could not get going offensively, only recording 2 hits in the ballgame. Frank Whitenack and Joe Leone both went 1 for 3. Plainedge looks to bounce back in game 2, at Division Avenue High School, tomorrow at 4:30pm. 

Plainedge beats Division 5-1 in Game 1

The Plainedge Red Devils handed Levittown Division their first loss of the season in game 1 of a 3 game series.  Matt Schock took the mound for Plainedge, who was given a 4 run lead before he even threw his first pitch of the game.  Jake Esposito got Plainedge started in the top of the first inning with a single.  Lucas Sauer, who went 3 for 3 on the day, followed Esposito's single with a single of his own.  Rob Paul hit an RBI single to put Plainedge up 1-0, and Joe Cottone hit a 2 run single to put Plainedge up 3-0.  Rob Hefferon would finish the inning off with an RBI single to put Plainedge up 4-0.  Schock took to the hill, and battled through 5 innings, allowing 1 run on 4 hits, and struck out 4 batters.  Justin Lubitz pitched 2 innings in relief to earn the save for Plainedge.  Billy Wildeman will pitch for the Red Devils tomorrow as the look to win the series.

JV completes sweep of Wantagh

Plainedge JV swept Wantagh, winning 10-0 in game 3 of the series.  DJ Kregeloh and Mike Schock combined for a 1-hitter. DJ Kregeloh started the game, pitching 4 innings, striking out 5, and picking up the win. Kregeloh also led the way at the plate going 2 for 3, with 2 runs scored, and 4 RBI's. Braden Clark went 2 for 3, with 2 runs scored, 1 RBI, and 1 stolen base. Joe Leone went 2 for 2 scoring 1 run while stealing one base, and Zach Zarra had 2 RBI's. Next week, Plainedge has a series vs Division; home Monday and Thursday, away on Tuesday. 

Plainedge beats Wantagh 10-2 in Game 3

Billy Wildeman took to the mound in game 3 for Plainedge trying to avoid the Sweep of the Wantagh Warriors.  Wildeman was sharp all game, pitching a complete game, allowing 0 earned runs on 5 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 1 batter.  At the plate Plainedge got on the board early scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the first inning, first with a sac fly by Rob Paul, then a 2 run double by Joe Cottone.  Rob Paul went 2 for 3 on the day, with 1 run scored, and 2 RBI's.  Joe Cottone went 2 for 3, with 2 RBI's.  Nick DeMicco, and Bobby Hefferon each had 2 hits as well for Plainedge.  Jason Bottari went 4 for 5 at the dish, with 2 runs scored and 1 SB.  Plainedge will open up a 3 game series vs Division on Monday.

JV Walks-off in game 2 win vs. Wantagh

With the bases loaded in the bottom of the 7th inning, Braden Clark won the game for Plainedge on a walk-off single to left field, scoring Doug Elsesser. Plainedge trailed 5-0 through 2 innings, but battled back, putting 3 runs on the board in the bottom of the 3rd, 2 in the 5th, 1 in the 6th, and 1 in the 7th, winning the game 7-6. Braden Clark finished 3 for 5 at the plate, with 2 RBI's, 2 runs scored, and 2 stolen bases. Nick Incalcaterra had 3 RBI's. Zach Zarra (2 RBI's), Frank Whitenack, and Doug Elsesser all added 2 hits each. Logan Gersbeck got the win for Plainedge, coming into relief in the 4th inning, pitching 4 innings, allowing 1 run on only 2 hits. Plainedge plays the final game of the series at Wantagh tomorrow at 10:30am. 

JV wins game 1 vs. Wantagh 13-5

Plainedge JV opens up the series vs Wantagh with a 13-5 victory. This was a 1-run ballgame heading into the bottom of the 6th until Plainedge bats exploded for 9 runs in the inning. Nick Incalcaterra got the win, pitching 5 innings, allowing 3 runs with 5 strikeouts. Incalcaterra also led the way at the plate going 3 for 5 with 5 RBI's and 1 run scored. Braden Clark went 4 for 5 with 4 RBI's and 2 runs scored, while stealing 2 bases. Joe Leone went 3 for 4 with 2 RBI's, 1 run scored and 1 stolen base. George Cotrone and Logan Gersbeck both added 2 hits each. 

Plainedge loses to Wantagh in 9 innings

The Plainedge Red Devils bounced back after getting thromped in game 1 of a double header at Wantagh.  Plainedge jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the 2nd inning, only to have it tied in the bottom half of the inning.  The same thing occured in the 5th inning when Rob Paul hit a bases clearing triple to put Plainedge up 4-1, only to see it tied again in the bottom of the inning.  TJ Noonan started for Plainedge, and went 4 2/3, allowed 4 runs on 3 hits, 5 walks, 1 HB, and struck out 2.  Justin Lubitz pitched in relief, and went 4 innings, allowed 1 run on 2 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 5.  Billy Wildeman will start game 3 tomorrow at Plainedge.

Plainedge loses 15-3 in game 1 to Wantagh

The Plainedge Red Devils lost to Wantagh 15-3 in game 1 of a double header.  Matt Schock started for Plainedge, and only lasted 2 1/3 innings.

JV wins non-league game vs. Mepham 5-0

This was a 1-0 ballgame heading until the bottom of the 6th inning, until Doug Elsesser came up with the bases loaded, and cleared the bases with a clutch double down the right field line. Braden Clark went 2 for 4, and Nick Incalcaterra had 2 RBI's. Sean Mendyk made his first start of the season pitching 4 shutout innings, only allowing 2 hits, while striking out 9 batters, and got the win. Logan Gersbeck came into relief and closed the game pitching 3 shutout innings, allowing 3 hits, and striking out 2. Plainedge looks to continue the winning streak against the upcoming series vs Wantagh, having a doubleheader at home on Wednesday! 

JV wins 8-5, winning series vs South Side

Plainedge JV finished the series strong vs. South Side, winning 8-5, and winning the series. Joe DeTommaso came into relief with the bases loaded, 2 outs in the bottom of the 3rd inning and got a fly out. DeTommaso pitched 4-1/3 shutout innings, giving up only 2 hits, while striking out 6. Nick Incalcaterra led the way at the plate going 3 for 4 with 2 doubles, 1 run scored and 3 RBI's. Braden Clark was 2 for 4 on the day with 2 runs scored. DJ Kregeloh, Mike DeSantis, Gio Raffaele, and Chris Gentile each had 1 RBI. 

Plainedge Sweeps South Side

The Plainedge Red Devils won completed a 3 game sweep over South Side on Friday, by scoring 11 runs on 11 hits to improve to 3-0 in league play.  TJ Noonan got his first Varsity start for Plainedge, and earned his first Varsity Win.  Noonan's day started off rough by allowing a leadoff double, followed by a 2 run HR to the next batter.  Noonan then settled in by retiring the next 9 consecutive batters he faced.  TJ pitched 4 1/3 innings, allowed 3 runs on 4 hits, walked 2 batters and struck out 4 for the win.  At the plate Lucas Sauer went 3 for 4, with a solo HR, 1 SB, and 4 RBI's on the day.  Jason Bottari went 3 for 4, with 2 runs scored, 1 double, and 2 RBI's for Plainedge.  Plainedge will play a double header on Wednesday at Wantagh HS as they open up a 3 game series vs the Wantagh Warriors.

JV gets handed first loss

Plainedge JV loses their first game of the season, losing 2-0 in game 2 of the 3 game series vs. South Side. Frank Whitenack started on the mound, pitching 5 strong innings, only allowing 1 run. But Plainedge could not get things going offensively, only recording 2 hits in the ballgame, although having many hard hit balls through out. In the bottom of the 7th, with the winning run at the plate, South Side turned a double play to end the game. Plainedge looks to bounce back in the rubber game, which is tomorrow at Covert School (Weather permitting).  

Schock Dominant on the Hill as Plainedge takes game 2

Matt Schock took the mound in game 2 of their series vs South Side.  Matt was dominant early, striking out 7 batters in the first 3 innings of play.  Matt would end up pitching 6 innings, striking out 9 batters, allowing 1 run on 2 hits and 3 walks for the win.  At the plate Joe Cottone put Plainedge up 1-0 in the 2nd inning with a single, and the next batter Brian Bornkamp would make it 2-0 with an RBI single as well.  With the score 2-1 in the top of the 7th inning, Nick DeMicco led the inning off with a double to start a late rally for the Red Devils.  Bobby Hefferon hit a Sac Fly to put Plainedge up 3-1, and then 2 batters later Brian Bornkamp hit a 2 run single to put Plainedge up 5-1.  Brian Bornkamp went 2 for 2, with 2 walks, and 3 RBI's.  Joe Cottone went 3-4, with a 1B, 2B, 3B, and 1 RBI.  Weather permitting, Plainedge will go for the sweep tomorrow at home!

Plainedge JV takes game 1 vs South Side

In game 1 of the 3 game series vs South Side, Plainedge bats exploded for 20 runs on 18 hits, winning 20-3. In the 3rd inning, every spot in the order crossed home, scoring 12 runs in total. Nick Incalcaterra got the win, pitching 4 shutout innings, with 5 strikeouts, only allowing 2 hits. Incalcaterra also led the way at the plate, having 2 hits, along with Mike DeSantis, Frank Whitenack and Dan Vivolo. George Cotrone, Logan Gersbeck, Gio Raffaele, Incalcaterra, DeSantis, Whitenack, and Vivolo each had 2 RBI's. Game 2 of the series is tomorrow at home (Weather permitting). 

Plainedge Starts League Play with a 9-0 Win

The Plainedge Red Devils opened their league play vs South Side, and won by a score of 9-0.  Nick DeMicco got Plainedge on the board in the 3rd inning, with a 2 run double scoring Jason Bottari and Billy Wildeman.  Nick went 2 for 4, with 3 RBI's on the day.  At the plate, Plainedge totalled up 11 hits on the day, with Jake Esposito and Rob Paul each having 2 hits in the game.  On the hill Wildeman was able to shut down South Side all game.  Billy pitched a complete game, allowing 6 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 6 batters to earn the "W".  Plainedge will play game 2 of the series tomorrow (weather permitting) at South Side (Barasch Field).

Plainedge loses 2nd consecutive NL Game

The Plainedge Red Devils lost to the Mepham Pirates by a score of 4-2.  Joe Cottone started on the hill for Plainedge, pitching 4 1/3 innings, allowing 4 runs on 6 hits, 4 walks, and struck 4 batters.  Nick Cavallo pitched 1 1/3 innings in relief, allowing 2 walks and not hit, and Rob Pinto pitched a perfect 7th inning in relief.  At the plate, Plainedge struggled early.  Jake Esposito broke up Mepham's no hitter with a single in the 5th innings, and would hit a double in the 7th inning to finish the day 2 for 3, with a run scored.  Plainedge will play Saturday at home vs Locust Valley, 11:30am game time.

Plainedge loses 7-0 to MacArthur

The Plainedge Red Devils were handed their first loss of the season today by losing to MacArthur 7-0.  Billy Wildeman started for Plainedge, and went 4 innings allowing 6 runs on 9 hits.  In his first career appearance at the Varsity level, TJ Noonan pitched 3 innings, allowing 1 run on 2 hits in relief of Wildeman.  At the plate Plainedge hit the ball hard early, but couldn't find the holes and totaled only 3 hits on the day.  Plainedge will play Mepham tomorrow at Plainedge HS.

Plainedge Walks off vs Carey

The Plainedge Red Devils opened their season with a 5-4 win over the Carey Seahawks.  Matt Schock started the game for Plainedge, and pitched 5 innings, allowed 2 runs on 4 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 4 batters.  Justin Lubitz earned the win in relief for Plainedge, pitching 2 innings, allowing 2 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks.  At the plate Jason Bottari led the 3rd inning off with a double and was driven home by an RBI single off the bat of Joe Cottone, who went 2 for 3 at the plate, with 1 run scored and 1 RBI.  Lucas Sauer tied the game up at 2 with an RBI double, and would be driving in by Bobby Hefferon to put Plainedge up 3-2.  With the game tied at 4 in the 7th inning, and Jake Esposito on 3rd base with 2 outs, Rob Paul hit a single to CF to give Plainedge a 5-4 lead.  Plainedge plays at home on Monday vs MacArthur.

JV Opening Day Walk-off victory

March 24, 2017

Opening day for the JV team, and it ended in walk off fashion. 3-3 ballgame heading into the bottom of the 7th inning, when 8th Grader Logan Gersbeck won the game on a single to left. Impressive first win. Great way to start the season. Next game is on Monday, 3/27 at MacArthur HS.

JV and Varsity Roster

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