St. Francis Celebrates 20th Annual Tournament
Saint Francis De Sales recently held their 20 Annual Christmas Tournament from December 17- January 2. 35 teams from Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens from grades 3-8 competed. Here are the results and individual winners.
SFDS GOLD: Third Grade
Coaches: Dan Schonfeld and Charlie Buckley. Players: Michael Buckley-MVP Award, Ryan Schonfeld, Patrick Cashin, Jake Erhard- Sportsmen Award, Eamon Gauigan,
Owen McVeigh-All Tournament Award, Michael Castellano, Donovan Nelson, Paul Rayder- All Tournament Award, Christian Foti, Jake Nicholson, Alex Moyle and Nicholas Tsatsis.
SFDS GOLD: Fourth Grade
Coaches: Maureen Gigliello and Stephen Gigliello. Players: James Buckley, Jean Carroll, John Cinlotta, Mark Genovese, Jean Gigliello, Jack Hurley-MVP Award, Jean Leonard, Steven Leonard, Matthew Linares, Ryan McDade- All Tournament Award, Charles Marguardt-All Tournament Award and Peter Pellegrini-Sportsmen Award.
Saint Francis De Sales: Fifth
Grade Tournament Champion
Coach Tom Lee. Players: Daniel Donahue-All Tournament Award, John McCormmack, Ryan Meade- MVP Award, Robert Peters, Christopher Tsatsis- Sportsmen Award, Eugene Bobbiano, Pat Kilgallen , Kevin Ellis, Christopher Gigliello, Liam Ryan-All Tournament Award, Joe Banna and Justin Esposito
Sixth Grade Champion
Our Lady of Hope, Joe Torre-MVP
Seventh Grade Champion
St. Adalberts, Brandon Smith-MVP
Eighth Grade Champion
Corpus Christi, Ihsaan Davis-MVP
Sixth Grade: Coaches, Mary and Keith Anderson. John Evans and Joe Wolfer-All Tournament Award, Sportsmanship Award, Thomas Gersh
Seventh Grade: Coaches Jim Dunn and Jenny Scanell. Patryk Grabowski-All Tournament and Thomas Tsatsis and Johnny Duhan-Sportsmanship.
Eighth Grade Coaches Ray Corrigan and Joseph Mingino.
Matt Knott and Tommy Ryan-All Tournament Award and Mike Knott- Sportsmanship Award.
SFDS Special Tournament Awards
3 Grade: Ryan Schoenfeld-Rev. Louis De Gaetano Award, Connor McHale-Danny Onorato Award, Dillon Evans-Sister Patricia Award and Patrick Cashin-Mike Andrews Award,
Fourth Grade: Jim Buckley-Peter McManus Award, Ryan Kilgallen- Richie Dick Bogart Award, Sean Gigliello- John Cunneen Award and
Tommy Tyne- Jim McKeen Award.
Fifth Grade: Pat Kilgallen-Chris Lawler Award, Joe Banna-Jack Collins Award, Eugene Bobbiano-Walter Blum Award, Chris Gigliello-Kathy Lawler Award,
Sixth Grade: James Mercer- Msgr. Geraghty Award, Stephen Pulkowski- Charlie Heeran Award, John Cann- Sister Margaret Award and Andrew Schulz- Marty Andresen Award.
Seventh Grade: Brian King- Sean O’ Hagan Award, John Murray-Richie Allen Award, Edward Watt-Walter Hynes Award and Mike Cannacchio- Chet McNulty Award.
Eighth Grade: John Ameruso-Joe De Marco Award, Matt Ellis-Joe Kenel Sr. Award, Matt Alesi-Keith Bugsy Goldberg Award, Nick Mastros-Teddy Marshall Award and Brian Stackpole- Tim Stackpole Award. St. Francis thanks everyone for their support.