Southampton's Forgione Named HCBL All-Star Game MVP, Helps Red Team's Comeback Victory Over Gold Team - 27 East

Southampton’s Forgione Named HCBL All-Star Game MVP, Helps Red Team’s Comeback Victory Over Gold Team

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Southampton Breaker Freddy Forgione (SUNY Maritime) went 2 for 2 with a walk, a home run, two runs scored and a pair of RBIs to earn MVP honors of last week's All-Star Game.   DEMETRIUS KAZANAS

Southampton Breaker Freddy Forgione (SUNY Maritime) went 2 for 2 with a walk, a home run, two runs scored and a pair of RBIs to earn MVP honors of last week's All-Star Game. DEMETRIUS KAZANAS

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Southampton Breaker Freddy Forgione (SUNY Maritime) receives his MVP award from HCBL President Sandi Kruel and commissioner Jim Pereira.   DEMETRIUS KAZANAS

Southampton Breaker Freddy Forgione (SUNY Maritime) receives his MVP award from HCBL President Sandi Kruel and commissioner Jim Pereira. DEMETRIUS KAZANAS

Red Team All-Star Tyler Smith (Westhampton/Saint Peters) goes to tag out Gold Team All-Star A.J. Anzai (North Fork/Chapman).    RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star Tyler Smith (Westhampton/Saint Peters) goes to tag out Gold Team All-Star A.J. Anzai (North Fork/Chapman). RON ESPOSITO

Gold Team All-Star Matt Shuhet (North Fork/Iona) looks to throw to first base after fielding a ground ball.  RON ESPOSITO

Gold Team All-Star Matt Shuhet (North Fork/Iona) looks to throw to first base after fielding a ground ball. RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star Sean Flaherty (Southampton/Hofstra) slides in safely at third base ahead of Gold Team All-Star Matt Shuhet's tag.   RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star Sean Flaherty (Southampton/Hofstra) slides in safely at third base ahead of Gold Team All-Star Matt Shuhet's tag. RON ESPOSITO

Atley Jacome (Westhampton/Pima) on the mound for the Red Team All-Stars.   RON ESPOSITO

Atley Jacome (Westhampton/Pima) on the mound for the Red Team All-Stars. RON ESPOSITO

Marko Gibbons (North Fork/Marist) on the hill for the Gold Team All-Stars.  RON ESPOSITO

Marko Gibbons (North Fork/Marist) on the hill for the Gold Team All-Stars. RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star Cole Hansen (Riverhead). 
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Red Team All-Star Cole Hansen (Riverhead). RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star Esai Santos (Southampton/Holy Names) looks to avoid Gold Team All-Star Conor Kiely (Shelter Island/Stonehill) sliding into second base. RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star Esai Santos (Southampton/Holy Names) looks to avoid Gold Team All-Star Conor Kiely (Shelter Island/Stonehill) sliding into second base. RON ESPOSITO

Gold Team All-Star Matt Shuhet (North Fork/Iona) slides in to third base.   RON ESPOSITO

Gold Team All-Star Matt Shuhet (North Fork/Iona) slides in to third base. RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star outfielder Ty Orologio (Riveread/Ulster) makes a diving catch.  RON ESPOSITO

Red Team All-Star outfielder Ty Orologio (Riveread/Ulster) makes a diving catch. RON ESPOSITO

A play at the plate.    RON ESPOSITO

A play at the plate. RON ESPOSITO

Southampton Breaker Freddy Forgione (SUNY Maritime) went 2 for 2 with a walk, a home run, two runs scored and a pair of RBIs to earn MVP honors of last week's All-Star Game.   DEMETRIUS KAZANAS

Southampton Breaker Freddy Forgione (SUNY Maritime) went 2 for 2 with a walk, a home run, two runs scored and a pair of RBIs to earn MVP honors of last week's All-Star Game. DEMETRIUS KAZANAS

Former Riverhead Tomcat and current police officer Jimmy Luppens threw out the first pitch in uniform.   RON ESPOSITO

Former Riverhead Tomcat and current police officer Jimmy Luppens threw out the first pitch in uniform. RON ESPOSITO

Drew Budd on Jul 12, 2022
As a kid growing up and playing baseball on Long Island, Freddy Forgione always heard about the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League — how good and competitive it was, and maybe... more

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