Joseph Calandra is a stellar baseball player and mentor at Channel View High School.
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With a strong starting rotation and a solid bullpen, St. Francis Prep is eyeing its first baseball championship since 2007. Senior captain Nick LoPrinzi has been a major asset to the Terriers. LoPrinzi, a four-year varsity standout, has played behind the plate, on the mound and at first base in his young career. This season [...]
When the championship game was over and the Queens Vocational Tech Tigers had lost, head baseball coach Robert Schimenz gathered his team of teary-eyed teens. He wasn’t angry, but wasn’t sad either. He simply pointed above the dugout and said “Go say thank you to those fans,” referring to the more than 300 students, teachers [...]