- 2017 Plainedge Red Devils
Welcome to the Home of the
2017 Plainedge Red Devils
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 Shutout!
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 Whiteneck 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 Whiteneck 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 Whiteneck 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 Whiteneck, 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 Whiteneck 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 Whiteneck and Dan Vivolo. George Cotrone, Logan Gersbeck, Gio Raffaele, Incalcaterra, DeSantis, Whiteneck, 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
Please check the roster, check to make sure there are no spelling mistakes, or any other mistakes, if so let your coach know and it will be adjusted.
For a complete schedule listing, click here!