Named to the First Team of the Union County Conference's Watchung Division were left fielder Joseph D'Annunzio, shortstop Mike Ridge, pitcher and second baseman Gary Binkiewicz, first baseman John Maxwell and catcher Lou Mazzella.
All five will continue their playing days in college, with D'Annunzio headed to Rutgers, Ridge to William Paterson, Binkiewicz to Quinnipac to attempt to make the team as a walk-on, Maxwell to Johns Hopkins and Mazzella to Molloy College.
Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School baseball standouts Joe D'Annunzio
and Marcus Rivera will represent the Raiders
in all-star games this week.
will play in the North-South All-Star Game for seniors only, which is Thursday at 7 p.m. at Jack Cust Field in Flemington.
proved to be one of the top left fielders in the state this season.
A four-year starter, D'Annunzio
batted a robust .539 in helping lead Scotch Plains to a 25-6 record and the Union â€¦
Here is the list of the athletes honored: Union County Interscholastic Athletic Conference Scholar Athletes:Â Joseph D'Annunzio
and Kelsey Rossi New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association
Scholar Athlete:Â Sarah CanfieldÂ Brian Piccolo Scholar Athlete Award:Â Matthew Alfano and Kelsey Rossi Gene Schiller Blue Raider Athletic Club Scholarship:Â Matt Alfano and Delia McGee Fanwood PBA Blue Raider Athletic Booster Scholarship:Â Alanna Salituro and Kevin Yeager Courtney Metzger Memorial Scholarship:Â Cassandra Zito Deborah Ann Mains Memorial Scholarship:â€¦