Bayside Little League

Bayside Little League makes semifinal
Bayside Little League makes semifinal
Northeast Queens Courier Staff 7/24/2013 at 10:31AM

BENJAMIN FANG The Bayside Little League junior team, ages 13-14, which dedicated its season to Newtown victims advanced to the semifinal round of the New York Section 5 tournament, but lost to eventual champion Franklin Square Little League on July 18. Bayside, the District 26 champion, won its first two games before losing two. The [...]

Bayside Little League team wins it for Newtown victims
Bayside Little League team wins it for Newtown victims
Northeast Queens Courier Staff 7/02/2013 at 10:25AM

BY CHARLES OSBORN Jerry Costa has been managing little league teams for nine years, starting when his son turned five. But this season was different. The Katie Den Little League team out of Bayside not only won all 20 of its games this season; they won on behalf of victims of the December 2012 shooting [...]

Bayside Little League bestows honors
Sports Mitchell Kirk 9/11/2012 at 5:00PM

George Goger now has a plaque that reads “Great Jiminy Cricket!” He was feted with the Frank Coppelli Memorial Coach of the Year award for his work with the 10- through 12-year-olds of the Bayside Little League. The players, coaches and parents packed into Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament School on Saturday morning, September [...]

Like father, like son: Son of Mets star Edgardo Alfonzo is a Little League phenom
Like father, like son: Son of Mets star Edgardo Alfonzo is a Little League phenom
Sports Billy Rennison 7/09/2012 at 1:55PM

Apparently, the “Alfonzo” doesn’t fall far from the tree. Daniel Alfonzo, son of former Mets star Edgardo Alfonzo, is making waves in the Bayside Little League, leading all players in home runs and playing in the All-Star game last week. “It’s good, because I see many kids in the league that have really good talent,” [...]