News 12 Varsity takes a look ahead at the 2018 baseball season in New York City with some intriguing storylines and some of the top players to watch
McClancy High School Photos
Quentin Holmes of Monsignor McClancy High School became the highest draft choice from New York City in 20 years on Monday night to be selected by the Cleveland Indians in the second round of the 2017 Major League Baseball amateur draft.
Charlie Neuweiler posted his third win of the season against Xaverian Monday night as Monsignor McClancy earned a 2-0 victory in an elimination CHSAA Class AA baseball game held at St. John's University.
Jason Pineda and Daniel Alfonzo became the latest public high school players to be selected for the MLB Draft as both participated in the New York City Mayor's Cup baseball game held Thursday night at St. John's University in Queens.
Mike Gorman drove in the go-ahead two-run single in the eighth inning as Iona Prep defeated Monsignor McClancy, 3-1, to stay alive in the CHSAA Class AA Intersectional baseball playoffs on Wednesday at Fordham University.
Monsignor McClancy pitcher Charlie Neuweiler was selected in the fifth round by the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday afternoon in the 2017 Major League Baseball amateur draft.
Joe Colaio-Coppola had a go-ahead RBI triple and pitcher Anthony Piccolino threw a complete game as Iona prep earned a 4-0 victory over Monsignor McClancy in a CHSAA Class AA Intersectional playoff game held Wednesday at Fordham University.
Senior pitcher Charlie Neuweiler allowed only one hit and struck out 13 batters and brothers Ryan drove in two runs to help Monsignor McClancy post a 2-0 victory over Holy Cross in a CHSAA Class AA baseball game held Sunday in Queens.
Monsignor McClancy centerfielder Quentin Holmes is focused on having a banner season despite the increased interest of being one of the top ranked high school baseball prospects in the country.
Charlie Neuweiler pitched a complete game along with Thomas Hogan and Kyle Schaefer each driving two runs to power No. 6 seed Monsignor McClancy in a 6-0 victory over No. 3 Xaverian in the CHSAA Class AA Intersectional qualifying baseball tournament Saturday in Staten Island.