Tag Archives: Baseball

KDJ Show podcast: Lakeland baseball coach Casey reveling in ride to state semis (audio interview)

In the final segment of Tuesday’s KDJ Show, Lakeland baseball coach Bill Casey discussed the team’s unexpected run to the state semifinals. Next up for the Hornets, who were the No. 12 seed in the Section 1 playoffs, is three-time Long Island champion Wantagh on Friday at 2 p.m. at the University of Binghamton. Wantagh won the 2016 state title

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KDJ Show podcast: Beacon star Lenny Torres drafted by Cleveland Indians (audio interview)

Less than 24 hours after hearing his name called in the MLB Draft on Monday night, Lenny Torres still feels like he’s living a dream. The Beacon ace right-hander — selected No. 41 overall by the Cleveland Indians — called in to the KDJ Show on Tuesday and talked about how is phone is blowing up, what his next step

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KDJ Show: Recapping the Section 1 baseball championships

The 2018 Section 1 baseball championships were held on Saturday at Palisade Credit Union Park in Pomona and I was there for all three games. Afterwards, I recorded this week’s KDJ Show, recapping the entire tripleheader of games. On this week’s show, I talk to Clarkstown South coach Mike Amendola and ace left-hander Kieran Finnegan after the Vikings captured their

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One-hit wonder: Finnegan dominates in Clarkstown South title win

Kieran Finnegan was a player few in Section 1 knew about before the season began. After Saturday’s performance in the Class AA title game, he’s not a pitcher anybody in the area should soon forget. The senior left-hander may have cemented himself as the section’s best pitcher in 2018, tossing a one-hit shutout as Clarkstown South beat Mamaroneck, 4-0, in

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VIDEO: Pleasantville adds to trophy case, claims Section 1 baseball crown

Nick Salzarulo didn’t want insult anyone involved in the baseball program, so he took a moment to choose his words carefully. “It’s probably the third best,” the Pleasantville senior said when asked to rank the Section 1 titles he’s been a part of. “But, I mean, it’s a pretty good third.” Salzarulo and the Panthers continued to carve out a

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Tuckahoe honors its six college-bound senior athletes

Tom Itri paused during his final tribute speech on Tuesday afternoon, leaning up against the podium on the stage of Tuckahoe High School’s auditorium and glancing down at the six athletes seated in front of the room. “I’ve spoken about these guys so much and this is actually very bittersweet,” the Tigers’ football coach said, “and this is probably the

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Podcast: KDJ Show featuring John Jay-CR lax stars, the new Section 1 baseball Top 10 and more

Four members of Section 1’s top-ranked boys lacrosse squad — John Jay seniors Thor Adamec, Braden Burke, Shahe Katchadurian and Tommy Beebe — joined Tuesday’s KDJ Show on WVOX. I also reveal my updated Section 1 baseball Top 10 rankings, which was thoroughly ripped up by Tuesday’s wild afternoon of upsets. But listen in to where teams are entering the

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NEW on KDJMedia.com: Section 1 Baseball Bracketology, results, more

Follow the Section 1 Baseball season on KDJMedia.com with new pages dedicated Bracketology, team-by-team scores/schedules, projected bracket matchups, league standings and much more. Be sure to sign up for Bracketology updates via email. Here are the pages to follow: Homepage: Section 1 Baseball 2018 Class AA team-by-team results Class A team-by-team results Class B team-by-team results Class C team-by-team results

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