Congrats Justin Ayala
Congratulations incoming Jr. SS Justin Ayala for being selected as "Prospect Wire Baseball's" Underclass All American. Justin was also selected to play in the USBC All Star Game in Virginia on July 27th. Justin is only the 5th PC player to be named an Underclass All American. Justin joins a talented Alumni Player List of Ed Spitaletta (2008), Dave Palladino 2010, Garrett Luna 2012 and Current Senior Team Captain Mike Cattani. Congrats and Good Luck!
7/23/2014 12:00:00 AM
Thanks to Coach Niland and Mr. Vail, The Paladins will have a new Home Bullpen for our pitchers in 2015! This mound has been top on our wish list for several years! Construction will be starting very shortly. Thanks for making it happen! Lunz
7/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
Congrats PC Summer Team
Congratulations to the PC O's on winning the Championship of the Summer HS Baseball League! The O's finished their season 12-1-1. Great job guys, enjoy the rest of the summer. Be sure to check site for workouts!
7/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Katz Back On the Bump!
Congrats and good luck to Coach Eric Katzman! Katz will be back up on the mound again as he recently signed Pro with the NJ Jackals in the Can Am League. If anyone wants to see Katz pitch with the Jackals give him a call and the ticket will be left at the will call window. Katz# is 201-403-6155.
7/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
Our Awards Dinner turned out to be a very successful event. I would like to thank Mrs. Ayala for putting the dinner together and for donating the tickets, decorations and making the video. The coaches and I would also like to thank the club and the families for the gifts! That's was great , we loved them. A Special Thank You to the DeBlasio Family again for making our boys part of the "Mikey DeBlasio" Scholarship again! BTW, we did miss seeing Miss Jenny DeBlasio this year!! The night was great and it was nice to see everyone all dressed up, even Benny with his white Sneakers. Congrats to our 1st year letter winners: Chris Deblasio, Gavin Niland, Justin Ayala and Andrew Sangurima. Congrats to our DeBlasio Scholarship winners Tom Saffioti, Tyler Welch and Chris Dernbach, all three players received $1000. Congrats to our Program achievement winners Frosh: Yuki Sakorai, JV: James Manolias, 4 Year Player Achievement Winner: Jack Purcell. Our 2015 Team Captains were introduced, they are EJ Ortiz, Anthony Rosoline, Mike Cattani, Pete Morano. Our Team Appreciation Plaque was handed out to Winter Coach Jose Candelaria. Players that were in attendance, received Senior Trophy, Captains Award, 2 Thru 4 year Varsity Letter certificate and plaques. Players that did not receive their awards, please see Coach Niland before school closes. Check the site as we will be working out very shortly! - Lunz
6/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Congrats Seniors on their Graduation Tonight! We wish you all best of luck in your future! Please keep in mind my door is always open to any former player that needs help pertaining to Baseball or Academics in college. At this time I would like to congratulate players Sr. Ken Meagan for making 2nd Team All League Utility Player, and Sr. RHP Pitcher Jack Purcell for making 2nd Team All League Pitcher. Congrats to Sr. RHP Tom Saffioti and LF Ben Kawalek for getting an Honorable Mention to the All League Team. Dinner: Dinner Date will be set this week, due to a very poor turnout it has been very hard to book a big restaurant. Out of a 25 man roster only 11 Seniors RSVP'd to the dinner. Reminder: There are no walk ins to the dinner. Players are free, (Parents $60) but players must RSVP, so we can get a head count on the dinners. Players that arrive without a response will be turned away and can pick up their trophies in the AD's office. Uniforms: Players that did not return their uniform please return it to Coach Niland or Coach Jimmy's office ASAP. Players that do not return their uniform will be billed. White Jerseys: $175, Black Jerseys: $165 and V Pants $95. PHOTOS: Players that ordered photos and Senior day photos can be picked up in Coach Niland's office this week. PLAYER EVALUATIONS: All Frosh thru Jrs will meet after school with their current coach and the Varsity staff for their yearly review and future program outlook on June 9th in the Coaches Field Office. Varsity Capts. will address under classmen at 2:15 PM in the bleachers. Frosh will meet for evaluations at 2:30pm. Sophs/Jrs at 3pm. 2015 VARSITY CAPTAINS: Congrats to the New Varsity 2015 Capts: Capt. Sr. RF/CF Mike Cattani// Capt. Sr. Catcher EJ Ortiz// Capt.Sr. Pitcher Anthony "Full Moon" Rosoline// Capt. Sr 3B. Peter Morano. Regards Coach Lunz and Staff
6/2/2014 12:00:00 AM
Season Wrap Up
Our Varsity Seasoned ended yesterday with our quarter final State Tourney Round against St. Peters. The Paladins struggled at the plate this year but behind some strong pitching managed to finish the season at .500 going 11-11-1 with most games decided by 1 or 2 runs. The staff and I would like to Congratulate our graduating seniors and wish them all the very best of luck, and success in college and in their futures. UPDATES: All Players need to return your black jerseys Varsity needs to return their home and away uniforms including the home issued pants. Players need to return them to Coach Niland's office or Coach Jimmy in the AD's office by next Monday at the latest. Players that do not return a uniform, your name will be given to the office and will be billed for it. PLAYER EVALUATION: There will be a meeting on Weds. June 4th after school for all current freshmen, JV, and return Varsity Players. Meet on the bleachers and meeting will be held in club house office. Players will get an evaluation from their current coaches on their season and what to expect next season moving forward. Next Years Captains will be introduced and will meet and speak with underclassmen as well. AWARDS DINNER UPDATE: Currently there are only 30 people that are attending. The Date will be booked by the end of this week. Players are free. Parents are $60. Players if you intend on attending the dinner alone please let us know so we can get an accurate head count. Players that do not RSVP please note, there are no walk ins. Dinner Date will be posted by Friday. Thanks, Coach.
5/28/2014 12:00:00 AM
Game against St. Peters Prep is on Grass not Turf. Address is Franco Field, 384 8th Street, Jersey City, NJ.
5/27/2014 12:00:00 AM
Congrats to PC on winning their 1st State Tourney game since 2009 and their first Home seed win since late 90's! PC went on to defeat Pope John by a score of 3-2 in 9 innings. Jack Purcell picked up his 5th win against 2 Losses going 4 1/3 innings in relief of starter Tom Saffioti. Dan Gallagher had a good day going 2-3 with an RBI and played solid defensively. Mike Cattani had a big day for PC going 2-4 with 2 RBI's including the game winning hit to score Dave Sdrougais who singled through the infield with 2 outs in the bottom of the 9th, (complete game overview on game changer). PC will go on the Play St. Peters Prep in round 2 on Tues. 5/27 at St. Peters Prep. Note: Practice will be held on Saturday 11:00am at Kennedy Park, Lodi.
5/24/2014 12:00:00 AM
Congrats! Paladins took a 7th seating in the States and will have a Home Field Advantage against Pope John. Game will be played on Thursday May 22nd at 4:00pm. The Awards Dinner which was scheduled on the 22nd will be rescheduled within 1st two weeks of June. If field is wet we will hit in cages today at 2:30pm.
5/15/2014 12:00:00 AM