• Viva
  • Los
  • Frosty
  • Dawgs!!!!

News

Frosties complete amazing turnaround and take the league championship

August 18, 2012
As the Frosties closed the regular season dropping 10 of their last 14 games, the team knew it had to turn it around - and quick - to get back on the winning pace the players on this team were so used to over the years.  After 4 1/2 years of close calls towards league championships and difficult first-round exits - the Frosties focus did turn the fates around and led to a Frosty summer championship witha 2 out of 3 game win over Finleys Thursday night at Fireman's Field in Lindenhurst.
 
After Finleys took game one by 4 runs, the Frosties took games 2 and 3 wire-to-wire leading the entire way.  The Frosties' new-found focus and effort made all the difference in the win.  Each and every player stepped up in their own individual way that led to the ultimate team victory to capture the league championship.
 
Unanimous voting put Bobby "MVP" Versacci as league and playoffs MVP.  Bobby had a tremendous first-year campaign and an even better performance when the lights were brightest in the playoffs as Bobby blasted 5 HRs and knocked in 13 RBI on the night.
 
The amazing Frosty performances did not stop there as in no particular order: Anthony "Boom Boom" Bruno with a near-perfect game 3 at the plate with clutch hit after clutch hit and also flashing his sure-handed glove at short.  Coach Freddo - who smacked a HR in game one and had two big laser beams in game 3 - also made the tough choices and took all responsibility for roster moves and lineup changes that ultimately led to Frosty success.  Lou "the Natural" Ohle - who finished up games 2 and 3 on an 8-9 tear, also blasting two HRs on the night.  Tom "the Chair" Frem - who came alive in game 3 to blast a mammoth HR and knock in 5.  Dom "Rescue Dawg" Toscano - who came up tremendously big in game 3 with a perfect batting performance including a HR and 4 RBI.  Artie "Pants" Maisano - who shored up 3rd base, smacked an HR, and had 6 hits on the night.  Glenn "G" Graepel who had an amazing game 2, smoking 2 HRs and driving in 6.  The CCD who picked up two hard fought wins in games 2 and 3.  Chris "PBJ" Catania who kept right field secure and kept timely hits coming.  Tom "TK" Kalina had more timely hits including a bomb in game 2.  Brian "the dirtiest player in the game" Goerke who held down Finleys bats to a minimum in game 1.  And finally, John "Woodness" Woodworth - who simply belongs in the Long Island Softball Hall of Fame.
 
Well that's it for the regular season and playoffs.  Do the Frosties set their sights on the Tournament of Champions?  The CCD says keep the train moving and let's go for the gold!!  I guess I'll just need to stay tuned!!
 
Great season.  TEAM effort all around!!!!

Rumor mill on fire with Frosty reunion talk.  GOOD GOD.  Stay tuned.  



 
 

Team History

The Frosty Dawgs/Balls/Troise are a veteran enterprise -- the result of a well-publicized merger between the 2007 Fall League Champion Frosty Balls and periennial ABA powerhouse Dawgs.  The Frosty Balls franchise was spun off from 4-time ABA champion Armored Saint.  Armored Saint was spun off from Island Slowpitch powerhouse Blue Thunder run by Joe "King of All Softball" Gonzalez.  The Dawgs, who have gone through at least three major restructuring efforts during their 8+ year existence, have a resume of three ABA titles.
 
The Frosty Dawgs and their affiliates have won major titles in several years in both Nassau and Suffolk County: 

2003 - Fall Suffolk ABA "D" Champions 
2004 - Summer Nassau ABA "C" Champions 
2005 - Summer Nassau & Suffolk ABA "C" Champions
2006 - Fall Suffolk ABA "C" Champions/Fall New Alliance Divisional Champions
2007 - Fall New Alliance League Champions
2009 - Summer Heat ISA E Tournament Champions 
2010 - ABA One-Pitch Tournament "A/B" Champions
2012 - Island Slow Pitch "A/B/C" Summer Champions

WE ASK YOU TO SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR OF WELLNESS!

 

690 Broadway, Suite 100

Massapequa, NY 11758

(516) 798-1887


 
Located in the heart of Massapequa, and the West Village,  the leading health professionals at Vanessa Troise, D.C. are dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives -- combining skill and expertise that spans the entire chiropractic wellness spectrum. Dr. Vanessa Troise is committed to bringing you better health and a better way of life by teaching and practicing the true principles of chiropractic wellness care.
 
Patients seeking treatment at Vanessa Troise, D.C. with Dr. Vanessa Troise are assured of receiving only the finest quality care through the use of modern chiropractic equipment and technology. Dr. Vanessa Troise and the staff have a genuine concern for your well-being!
 
CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO THE RIGHT FOR LINK.

Latest Weather Forecast ------


WE WILL MISS YOU SCOTT

April 30, 2008
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Headlines
No no no it can't be true
Frosties complete amazing turnaround and take the league championship
FROSTIES WIN C LEAGUE TITLE.......FROSTIES WIN C LEAGUE TITLE......
No doubter - Frosties dominate Duffy's to advance to finals!
Frosties drop another two to Duffy's, back into playoffs against Duffy's
Frosties take two, clinch 2nd place
Frosties back on track! Take two from Finleys!
FREDDO TO RESIGN AND WOODNESS TO RESTORE ORDER
Frosties split again - remain at .500
Frosties begin 2012 on fire!!!!
A new season of Frosty Ball begins!!!
Frosties BURY Venom
Frosties make it six in a row
Frosty Bats come alive!
Frosties get back on track - take two at Venetian
It's starting to come together
Frosty split at Venetian
Frosties open up 2011 with a bang
Opening Day not far away!
Frosties back! And dare I say better than ever!
SHOCKER: Frosty Future in serious doubt
A new year of Frosty Ball!
No words
Frosties snap losing streak - take two at the beach
Frosties in freefall - drop 6th in a row!
Frosties stink again!
Frosties lose meaningless games
FROSTIES ON FIRE
Woody goes BOOM
Frosties begin the season on a roll
Frosties wrap up Spring Training, look ahead to Summer Ball
Over before it started
Frosty Spring begins!
Spring Season nears!
Frosty practices snowed out. Frosty Spring in jeopardy. Frosty Summer don't even get me started.
More uncertainty clouds the Frosty picture
Offseason woes continue
I want to kiss you
Frosty Management offseason planning on point
Frosty offseason continues
Frosties lay an egg, eliminated from playoffs
Frosties rolling into 2nd round of playoffs
Friday night split for the Frosties
Frosty Brews finish off TJ Finleys
Frosties bats back in action
Frosties humiliated at Venetian
Town Hall, Gloves, and K's lead to a Frosty split
Frosties take two to begin their Fall campaign
Frosty Dawgs eliminated
Frosties secure 2nd place - split with Cougars
Frosties pull off four wins in one night - finishing strong for playoff run
Frosties take the ISA E Summer Heat Championship in impressive style
Frosties settle for a split at Baldwin versus the Cougars
Frosties make it 3 in a row - another late season surge on the horizon
Frosties snap losing streak, still play like garbage
Frosties Ice Cold - drop 5 of last 6 games
Frosties stink again!
Flat Frosties split again with Pipe
Frosties bats sizzling - still split at Island Park
Fired-up Frosties put away the 495er's
Shocker: Frosties stale with bats game one, come back strong game 2
Frosty bats on fire
Frosties starting to warm up?
Frosties begin their 2009 campaign this Sunday!
Frosty Dawgs - you are NOT the Division 5 Champs!
Frosties march on to championship!!!
Frosties sprint to the finish and end their regular season in style
Congratulations Frosty Dawgs
Frosty Chumps
Frosty Dawgs beginning to emerge from the pack
Frosty Dawgs bring down the hammer at the beach
Frosty Dawgs gobble down a quick two at Mitchel Field
Management team under fire again as Frosty Dawgs-lite comes up short
Frosty Dawgs put on a hit party at buggy Newbridge last night
WE ASK YOU TO SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR OF WELLNESS!
WILL THE FROSTY DAWGS EVER PLAY ANOTHER GAME?
Frosties drop a disgusting two and Coach Freddo is under fire
Another split at the dump
Frosty Dawgs beginning to warm up
Frosty Dawgs open up their season with a split
Hats for bats