Little League

Ozone Howard Little Leaguer is a giant among his peers
Ozone Howard Little Leaguer is a giant among his peers
Southwest Liam La Guerre 9/27/2013 at 6:54PM

Chris Kollmer is colossal. Kollmer is so tall and powerful for his age that Ozone Howard Little League Huskies eight and under manager Andy Menechella often carries the young player’s birth certificate to prove to opposing teams’ parents the nine-year-old is not a teenager. Standing at 5’1”, about 120 pounds and wearing size nine shoe, [...]

Ozone Howard Little League eight and under team wins tournament
Ozone Howard Little League eight and under team wins tournament
News Liam La Guerre 7/27/2013 at 2:07PM

The Ozone Howard Little League eight and under team defeated Oceanside National Little League, 7-5, in a tournament hosted by Oceanside on July 25, after an explosive comeback effort. Trailing Oceanside in the 4th inning, Ozone Howard’s Chris Kollmer cleared the bases with a two-out double to take the lead. Following the comeback, John Sapia [...]

Kids learn from the greats of baseball
Kids learn from the greats of baseball
News Queens Courier Staff 3/12/2013 at 11:59AM

BY ANTHONY O’REILLY The next generation of baseball players had the opportunity to be trained by the greats of yesteryear at a Youth Baseball Clinic held at St. Kevin’s School in Flushing. Yankee greats Roy White, Oscar Gamble and Gamble’s son Sean, a former Phillies player and current coach at Selma University in Alabama, all [...]

Ozone Howard all-star team wins tournament
Ozone Howard all-star team wins tournament
Sports Queens Courier Staff 8/26/2012 at 5:01PM

Team Wolfpack, the Ozone Howard Little League’s eight-year-old all-star team, won the championship in the “2012 SYAG Ed Rall Memorial Tournament” with an exciting finish. The Ed Rall Tournament is Long Island’s most elite youth baseball tournament, with over 140 teams in attendance. It began in memory of firefighter and longtime SYAG coach Edward Rall. [...]