High School – Week 6

HICKSVILLE, NY – Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who have been mentioned in Newsday during Week 6 (which ends Saturday, April 30th).   More »

High School – Week 5

HICKSVILLE, NY – Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who have been mentioned in Newsday during Week 5 (which ends Saturday, April 23rd). More »

High School – Week 4

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who were mentioned in Newsday More »

High School – Week 3

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at the Team Long Island 99 player who was mentioned in Newsday More »

High School – Week 2

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who were mentioned in Newsday More »

 

High School – Week 6

Newsday - HS Week 6

HICKSVILLE, NY – Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who have been mentioned in Newsday during Week 6 (which ends Saturday, April 30th).

04-25-16 Northport

04-26-16 Carey

04-27-16 Long Beach

04-27-16 Syosset

04-28-16 Clarke

04-28-16 New Hyde Park

04-28-16 Syosset

 

High School – Week 5

Newsday - HS Week 5

HICKSVILLE, NY – Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who have been mentioned in Newsday during Week 5 (which ends Saturday, April 23rd).

04-18-16 New Hyde Park

04-18-16 Sacred Heart

04-19-16 NHP

04-19-16 Long Beach

04-20-16 Long Beach

04-22-16 Carey

04-22-16 Syosset

High School – Week 4

Newsday - HS Week 4

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who were mentioned in Newsday during Week 4 (which ended Saturday, April 16th).

04-13-16 New Hyde Park

04-14-16 Northport

04-14-16 Sacred Heart

04-14-16 Syosset

04-15-16 Sacred Heart

 

Please note, these screenshots were taken on April 19th — the high school team’s Overall and Conference record are as of April 19th, not the date the game was played.

High School – Week 3

Newsday - HS Week 3

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at the Team Long Island 99 player who was mentioned in Newsday during Week 3 (which ended Saturday, April 9th).

04-08-16 Clarke

 

Please note, this screenshot was taken on April 19th — the high school team’s Overall and Conference record are as of April 19th, not the date the game was played.

High School – Week 2

Newsday - HS Week 2

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who were mentioned in Newsday during Week 2 (which ended Saturday, April 2nd).

03-29-16 Long Beach

03-30-16 Clarke

03-31-16 Northport

04-01-16 Carey

04-01-16 Clarke

 

Please note, these screenshots were taken on April 19th — the high school team’s Overall and Conference record are as of April 19th, not the date the game was played.

High School – Week 1

Newsday - HS Week 1

HICKSVILLE, NY – It’s April 19th, and we’re more than half-way through the high school varsity softball season. Here’s a look at Team Long Island 99 players who were mentioned in Newsday during Week 1 (which ended Saturday, March 26th).

 

03-22-16 Carey

03-22-16 Northport

03-22-16 Sacred Heart

03-23-16 Seaford

03-26-16 Clarke

 

Please note, these screenshots were taken on April 19th — the high school team’s Overall and Conference record are as of April 19th, not the date the game was played.

 

Newsday’s Softball Players To Watch In 2016

Newsday Players To Watch

HICKSVILLE, NY – As the high school softball season gets underway, Newsday has published its 2016 Softball Players To Watch. A total of 25 players from Nassau and Suffolk counties, plus Catholic High Schools were named. Fifteen of the girls acknowledged are part of the Team Long Island organization, and four of them are from TeamLI99. The class breakdown of the 25 players is: 14 seniors, 7 juniors, and 4 sophomores.

Here is what Newsday wrote:

 

Janae Barracato, Sacred Heart
Barracato, who is bound for Seton Hall, can hit for power and average (.388 with 26 RBIs) and is a threat on the base paths (13 stolen bases).

 

Sophie Dandola, Seaford
Headed to Hofstra, Dandola is a power hitter who uses all fields and hits well with runners in scoring position. She also is a power pitcher who moves the ball and hits her spots.

 

Jessica Hom, Syosset
A lefty slap hitter with speed and all of the tools. Hom established herself as an elite shortstop as a freshman before missing last season because of Tommy John surgery.

 

Tonianne Larson, Long Beach
Larson can throw four pitches with speed and accuracy. She had a 1.29 ERA and struck out 122 batters in 114 innings, and hit .400 last season in Conference AA-I.
 
Other TLI players mentioned:

Sarah Cornell, Clarke  (TLI Gold)
Justine Jean, Division  (TLI Gold)
Darby Pandolfo, Massapequa  (TLI Gold)
Christina Rizzi, Eastport-South Manor  (TLI Gold)
Marissa Rizzi, Eastport-South Manor  (TLI Gold)
Crista San Antonio, East Meadow  (TLI Gold)
Rebecca Vilchez, Carey  (TLI 18U Elite)
Nahtica Shepherd, North Babylon  (TLI 18U Elite)
Jessica Budrewicz, MacArthur  (TLI 16U Stanya)
Alex Burns, Baldwin  (TLI 16U Stanya)
Allie Stanya, Babylon  (TLI 16U Stanya)

 

Congratulations to all of the players. Here is a link to the full Newsday article (subscription required)

Kirstin Cox Makes Verbal Commitment To Saint Joseph’s

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HICKSVILLE, NY – The Team Long Island fastpitch softball organization would like to congratulate Kirstin Cox on her verbal commitment to Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA.

Kirstin, an outfielder/middle infielder from Clarke High School, will join the Saint Joseph’s Hawks and their class of 2021.

 

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Samantha Merino Makes Verbal Commitment To Fairfield

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HICKSVILLE, NY – The Team Long Island fastpitch softball organization would like to congratulate Samantha Merino on her verbal commitment to Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT.

Samantha, an outfielder from Mary Louis Academy, will join the Fairfield Stags and their class of 2021.

 

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2016 Team Long Island Tryouts

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ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY – Over the next two weeks, the Team Long Island organization will be holding tryouts for the Fall 2015/Spring 2016 season. Team Long Island is looking for players in all age groups: 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U Elite, 18U Elite and 18U Gold. Please refer to www.teamli.com for complete details.

If you’re interested in trying out for Team Long Island 99, here is the information you’ll need:

Saturday, August 8th, 5pm – 7pm
Saturday, August 15th, 5pm – 7pm

Dean Skelos Sports Complex
Home of Molloy Lions Softball
Peninsula Boulevard, Rockville Centre, NY 11570

If your daughter is an elite fastpitch softball player, is graduating in 2017, and is looking to play college softball, the recommendation would be: come to both tryout dates. It’ll give TLI coaches plenty of opportunities to assess the athlete.