Raiders Are In!
Posted Monday, May 12, 2014 by Tony Frascogna
The Raiders completed a miraculous turn around winning 5 of their last 6 league games and 7 out of 8 overall to earn a spot in the Suffolk AA playoffs. The team took 2 of 3 from Longwood behind great pitching performances from Nick Clemente in a 1-0 loss on Monday, PJ Martino a 2-1 win on Tuesday and Andy Garcia a 2-0 win on Saturday.
Saturday's clincher included great defense by Matt Codispoti, Zach Genaway and Brad Malm. Garcia, PJ Martino, John Shwonik and Brett Malm were the offensive standouts. The Raiders will travel back to Smithtown West for the first round of the playoffs on Tuesday. The team finished the regular season 12-8 overall, 10-8 in League I.