Throgs Neck Little League 12 and under team goes to finals

From the left, top row are players Joe O’Keefe, Alex Santos, Evan Stein, William “Bubba” Tracy, Zaes Zabala, Aiden Daley, Michael Musantry, Marc Stockhausen, Alan Bautista, and Chris Soto. From the right, top row are players Vincent Reith, Chris Polgano, Mikey Hangan, and Kenny Rapp. They are pictured with manager Mike Hangan and coaches Matthew Cioffi, Rob Mastando, and Gary Rapp.
Photo courtesy of Victoria Soto

Go local team! Throgs Neck Little League’s 12-U Allstars (12 and under) team advanced in New York Little League’s Section 5 tournament to an important game played on Long Island against a powerhouse little league team from Staten Island on Thursday, July 17. The team has captured the Little League’s District 5, which means they have won all of the Bronx in another tournament. New York Little League’s Section 5, covers teams from all of New York City and Long Island. This is all in an effort to get to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA.

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