8th/9th Grade Team
8th/9th Grade Coach: Mike Lucia - firstname.lastname@example.org
***Parents of Players wanting to tryout for baseball in grades 7 - 9: The portal will be open for you to complete the required paperwork starting on February 28th and the link can be accessed by clicking on "Family ID" below:
8/9 Grade Baseball Schedule - 2016
Blue - Home Green - Away
5/4 F-M NSJHS - Front Field 4:30 PM
5/5 Liverpool Liverpool MS Field 4:30 PM
5/10 Auburn Auburn HS Upper 4:30 PM
5/12 West Genesee Optimist Field 4:30 PM
5/17 Baldwinsville Gillette MS 4:30 PM
5/18 F-M FM HS - JV Field 4:30 PM
5/20 Rome Free Academy NSJHS - Front Field 5:00 PM
5/23 West Genesee NSJHS - Front Field 4:30 PM
5/24 Liverpool NSJHS - Front Field 4:30 PM
5/26 Auburn NSJHS - Front Field 4:30 PM
Game 1 Recap - CNS - 4 RFA - 1
- Strong pitching and defensive performances were put in by the Northstars in their sun-soaked opener at DeLutis Field in Rome. The pitchers scattered eight hits over the seven-inning contest while striking out six Black Knights. At the plate, the Northstars were able to score their four runs off of six timely hits.
Pitch Count: Persse - 49 (First Pitch Balls/Strikes - 10/5) Wieczorek, M. - 51 (3/10)
Game 2 Recap - CNS - 4 West Genesee - 1
- The strong pitching and defense continued for the Northstars in their home opener vs West Genesee on the front field of the Junior High School. The pitching staff yielded one unearned run and held the Wildcats to a single hit throughout the seven inning contest. Despite stranding 11 runners, the Northstars were able to produce enough at the plate and on the base paths to generate the four runs off of nine hits.
Pitch Count: Wieczorek, N - 48 (First Pitch Balls/Strikes - 3/10) Lioto - 43 (3/9)
Game 3 Recap - CNS - 5 Baldwinsville - 1
- Despite the threat of rain throughout the afternoon, the Northstars and Bees were able to complete their well-played seven inning contest at Reeves Field. The pitching staff was able to continue their solid start to the season by yielding only a single run off of six hits while at the plate, disciplined at-bats generated the five runs off of seven hits.
Pitch Count: Wieczorek, M - 56 (First Pitch Balls/Strikes - 5/9) Persse - 46 (4/7)
8/9 Grade Baseball Roster – 2016
Player Grade Position #
Chirico, Carmen 8 2nd 3
Gonzalski, Conner 9 1st 35
Grasso, David 9 OF 4
Khan, Gabe 9 OF 9
Lioto, Anthony 9 SS 23
Nesci, RJ 9 2nd 15
Parzych, Chase 9 DH 25
Piazza, Tyler 8 SS 13
Persse, Justin 8 OF 11
Rockwell, Cole 8 OF/C 21
Seliger, Daniel 8 OF 12
Stuart, Logan 8 SS/C 26
Taladay, Tim 9 3rd 10
Wieczorek, Michael 9 3rd 17
Wieczorek, Noah 7 1st 27
Wisely, Carter 8 1st 24
- Monday - No Events Scheduled
- Tuesday - Practice 3 - 5 PM JHS
- Wednesday - Practice 3 - 5 PM JHS
- Thursday - Practice 3 - 5 PM JHS
- Friday - No Events Scheduled
- Saturday - No Events Scheduled
"Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there."
- John Wooden
2014 Tryout Information
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This file describes the activities for the first two weeks of the 2014 season for all 7th, 8th, and 9th graders.
Tryout Evaluation Form
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This file is used by the 7 - 9 coaches when evaluating the players at tryouts.
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