NJ Yankees Showcase Travel Baseball Club Based out of Bergen County


Tryouts for Prospective Student Athletes for the 2019 Sring and Summer Season

The NJ Yankees are looking for Prospective Student Athletes for the Spring 14U and Summer 15-17u 2019 season.  

Please email paul.magrini@gmail.com to set up a tryout. There is a $20 tryout fee.

Looking for 7th and 8th graders for Spring and Summer 14u 2019 season. It will be a development team looking to prepare players for the High School level.

Looking for graduating year players from graduating years(2020) 17u, (2021) 16u,(2022) 15u for our showcase teams.

Pitchers and Catchers needed at all levels.

Tryouts will be held weekend of October 29,30th and November 6,7th. Email for details.

Great Job by the 17U Showcase Team on winning their pool at the Perfect Game Northeast at Richmond County, Staten Island NY on July 20th!

Unfortunately the playoffs were cancelled due to weather and field conditions. 

Showcase Team Alumni

Players who have played on the Field 1 Blue Sox(2005-2007) South Bergen Mets(2007-2010), NJ Yankees(2011-present) and coached by Paul Magrini
Mike Schwartz 2005-2006  Montville   Tampa University   Drafted by Chicago White Sox
Alex Meyer 2005  Don Bosco     Georgetown University
Spiro Molfetas 2005  Don Bosco   NJIT
Mike Denhardt 2005  Don Bosco     Boston College   Drafted by Cincinnati Reds 
Sean Beirman 2005  Kinnelon     Vanderbilt/ Tampa University  Drafted Tamp Bay Rays Atlanta Braves, Chicago White Sox
Joe Dabba  2005-6  IMB Academy    Eckert College
Billy Swenson 2005-6  Montclair   Lehigh
Harry Woods  2005-6  Montclair   Washington University
Phil Gertner  2005-7  Montclair    Lehigh
Bobby Kral  2005-6  Randolph    College of Charleston Draft pick San Diego Padres
Sam Cerbo 2006   Don Bosco   Delaware
Marlon Calbi 2005-8  Montclair   Villanova
Dan Nodarse 2007 Rutherford  Rutgers Newark/ William Paterson Universtiy
Rich Gaito 2007  Cliffside Park     Campbell University
Anthony Gomez  2007 Don Bosco  Vanderbilt  Drafted Florida Marlins
Guiseppe Papaccio 2007   Nutley  Seton Hall  Drafted Chicago Cubs
Jerry Elsing  2007  Montville   Rutgers
Niko Speciale 2007  Don Bosco  Wake Forest
Ryan Levin  2007  St. Joe's   Virginia
Paul Bello  2007  Delbarton  Georgetown
Vinnie Delvelchio 2008  Bloomfield   NJIT
Mike Chiavaralotti  2008 Bloomfield  Iona
Jason Chesterman  2008  Bloomfiled  St. John's
Julian Diaz  2007-8  North Bergen   Long Island University
Kevin Miller 2008  Bloomfield  Montclair St.
Dave Durko  2007-8  Nutley   Scranton University
Chris Jenkins 2007  Westfield   Stanford
Alex Lesch  2009 Clifton  Montclair St.
Kevin Cowan  2009  Roselle Catholic   Albany
Ryan Karl  2010  Montville  Louisville/ Cornell
Brian White  2010  Salisbury Prep Louisville
Eric Peterson  2010  Blair Prep  St. John's/ Hofstra
Brian Keane  2010  Montville   NJIT
John Jennings  2010  Governor Livingston   Rutgers
Matt Dawkins  2010  Bergen Tech  Marist
Dan Sheldon   2010   Hillsborough    Marist
Matt Clancy 2010  Old Tappan  St. Johns's  13th round pick Seattle Mariners 2015
Mike Tolerico  2009-2011  Wayne Valley    Montclair St
Donnie Cusick 2009-2011  Wayne Valley   Montclair St
Jason Midkiff  2011  Paramus Catholic   St. Peters
Ryan Kelly 2011  Bergen Catholic  Salve Regina

Garrett Luna 2011-12 Paramus Catholic   St. Peter's/ Ramapo/ Felician

James Spadacinni 2011-12  Butler    St. Peter's
Brian Mayer  2011   Brick     U. of  Delaware
Joey Salerno 2012   Ramsey     St. Louis Univ
Jason and Jared Avedisian 2012  Wayne Hills   Montclair St. Univ
Matt Moscovious  2012 Paramus Catholic  Morris Community
Mike Martinez 2012 Bergen Catholic  Rutgers
J P Vail 2012  North Rockland  Harford CC  Virginia Commonwealth University
Zack Cerbo  2013  Bergen Catholic  Arizona St. Univ.
Rex McMillian 2013 Rutherford  NJIT
Bridger Cohen 2013  Mendham   Stevens Institute
Anthony Rocco 2013    Brick   Pace University
Chris Beischer 2013  Paramus Catholic  Ramapo
Niles Malvasia 2011-2013  Hackensack   Gloucester CC
Justin Esteves 2013-14 Queen of Peace  FDU Teaneck
PJ Potter 2013  Lodi   Hofstra
Evan Dymond 2013  Pascack Valley  Widener University
Matt Chemis 2013  Sparta   Ramapo
Pete Masterson 2013  Park Ridge  Kutztown University
Matt Pampin 2013-14  Sparta  Caldwell University
Jon Bonica 2013-14   Pascack Valley    Penn St Altoona
Mike Cattani 2014-15   Paramus Catholic   Adelphi
Anthony Roseline 2012-15   Paramus Catholic   Rutgers Newark
Dylan Mendel  2014-15   Sparta   Rowan University
Tommy Ackershook 2013-14  Pequannock  Stevens Institute of Technology
Mike DeSenzo 2014  Pequannock   Stockton University
Ryan Callihan 2013-14   Monroe Woodbury  Keystone University
Alvin Vega 2015  Elizabeth  Canisius
Alex Greco  2013-15  Ridgewood    FDU Madison
Joe DeFeo  2015   Newton   FDU Madison
Jimmy Fasano 2105  Old Tappan  Montclair St.
Ricky Reyes 2013-15  Garfield   Monroe  CC, Susquehanna University
Nick Bruno 2015  Belleville   Rutgers Newark
Gavin Niland 2014-15 Paramus Catholic   Saint Thomas Aquanis
Ryan Kaverick  2015   Hasbrouck Heights    Mulenberg
Donovan Arroyo 2015-6 Queen of Peace   Corning(NY) CC
Ohjiro Motoki 2015  Cresskill   High Point University
Giordan Cerbo 2016 Seton Hall Prep     Grand Valley State University (AZ)
Chris Marquart 2016 Morris Catholic   St. Peter's 
Matt Goehrig 2016 Paramus Catholic   Post University
Austin Miles 2016 Livingston      Misericordia University
Nate Byrd 2014-16  Depaul      Bergen CC
Justin Yannece 2016   St. Peter's Prep    Kings College
Tyler Wehner 2015-16  Fair Lawn   Misericordia University
Sebastian Spahn 2016  Pompton Lakes  Univ Sciences Philly

Jeff Pena 2016 Hackensack   Bergen CC
Gabe Morales 2016  St. Mary's   Barton College, NC
Andrew Rodriguez  2016  Paramus Catholic   William Paterson University
Joe Millar 2016-17  Pope John     Endicott College
Lou Scappiticcio 2015-17  Fair Lawn  FDU Madison
Caleb Ware 2015-17  University   Rutgers University at Newark
Justin Mercogliano  2016-17  DePaul   Alvernia  University
Jerry Giannoulis 2016-17  Paramus Catholic   Dominican College
Ryoji Schwartz 2018 Hendric Hudson,NY   Montclair St University 

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September 12, 2016

Diamond Nation Fall Super 17 2016


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The New Jersey Yankees are a showcase travel baseball organization started by baseball professional Paul Magrini. The program is geared towards player development and college showcase teams which will put our players in front of college coaches. From there Coach Magrini will be a consultant through the college recruitment process, based on his 3 years as a Division 1 college coach. The Yankees will be run like an organization with different levels and age groups catering to each individual player's needs.
The Yankees will have a 17U College Showcase Team, 16U Showcase Tournament Team,  15U  Prospect Team, and 14U Development team in the upcoming 2017 season.
Coach Magrini has coached and developed top players to the collegiate and pro levels. Check out our Showcase Team Alumni Page under Headlines at the top right of this homepage.  Players have found the right fit at the Junior College, D1,2, 3 levels and have received scholarships and also moved on to play at the Pro Level.

I have been involved with Baseball since I was 5 years old and it has been the love of my life since. I have been in baseball as a professional since I was drafted as an 18 year kid out of high school and have been working as a player , coach and instructor at the professional, collegiate, and high school level for the last 20 years.(My bio is under headlines)
I know there are a lot of choices out there when it comes to travel baseball teams, and I want to share with you what I have to offer.
First, I have been through the process myself as a top 100 player in the country coming out of high school and was the 130th pick overall in the draft. I don't tell you this to brag, but to explain that I know what it"s like to be recruited by the top college baseball teams in the country and be followed by professional scouts as an amateur. I have taken official visits, make a college choice and sign a national letter of intent. I then had to make a decision whether to keep my college commitment or sign a professional contract for a six figure bonus. I also made sure I went to college and got my degree while I was playing through the Major League Baseball Scholarship Plan.These were tough decisions to make as a young kid, but with the help of my parents and one of the best "advisers" I could ever had Ed "The Faa" Ford I made my decision to go pro.
At the end of my playing career I became a pitching coach at a Division 1 school and did this for 3 years at two different programs. So I have been on the other side of the coin, recruiting kids , being at showcase tournaments, congregating with other college coaches to see what they are looking for.
I have also been a head coach at Montclair HS, a Group 4 school in North Jersey for 3 years so I respect the relationship between high school coaches and travel teams. I believe they can work together in getting the best for their student athletes.
I am currently about to begin my 3rd year in 2017 as Assistant Head Coach at Parochial A Paramus Catholic which is in the top conference in the state. We have improved each year and made a run to the quarterfinals of the Bergen County tournament last year! We look to bring PC its first championship ever this year as we prepare for the 2017 season!
I have been a travel showcase coach since 2005 when I was one of 5 teams from New Jersey to attend the Perfect Game national tournament in East Cobb, Georgia. As you know now there are about 30 teams from Jersey going now.
I have coached and helped many young student athletes reach their goals and move on to Division 1 scholarships to major programs around the country and well as at the Division 2 and 3 levels. (See Showcase Team Alumni under headlines)
When you are making your choice for a team I think it is important to know who you are getting involved with and ask questions. With the Internet it is easy to verify coaches resumes, and I believe it is important to be around good baseball people that can truly help your son.
I will put my resume up against anyone in the business. I will give you my best to help your son along with his development as a player and help along with the college recruitment process. I will give you advice from both the player and the coach's view.
With that being said I hope that you will make the New Jersey Yankees your choice!


We proudly service all of Northern New Jersey in Bergen County,Essex County, Morris County, Passaic County, and Sussex County as well as the towns of  East Hanover, Florham Park, Whippany, Morristown, Randolph, Roxbury, Dover, Denvile, Boonton, Roseland, Bloomfield, Belleville, Nutley, Wallington, Rutherford, East Rutherford, Garfield, Lodi, Rochelle Park, Paramus, Westwood, Emerson, Oradell, River Edge, Wood Cliff Lake, Montvale, Ridgewood, Annadale, Upper Sadle River, Mendham, Chatham, New Providence, Madison, Summit, Parsippany, Mountain Lakes, Morris Plains, Cranford, Roselle Park, Union, Westfield, Mountainside, Blairstown, Vernon, Hackensack, Tenafly, Teaneck, Cresskill, Fort Lee, Cliffside Park, Edgewater, North Bergen, Jersey City, Hoboken, Weehawken, Lyndhurst, North Arlington, Harrison, Kearny, Livingston, West Orange, Little Falls, West Paterson, Totowa, Wayne, Clifton, Cedar Grove, Verona, Fairfield, Montclair, North Caldwell, Caldwell, West Caldwell,  Essex Fells, Glenridge, Woodland Park, Sparta, and  Lincoln Park.


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