5.29.2014: Smithfield Little League Announces Roster for 2014 AAA Showcase GameUpdated Wednesday January 7, 2015 by SLL.
(SMITHFIELD, R.I.)-Smithfield Little League announced today the roster for the 2014 AAA Showcase Game to be held this Friday, May 30, 5:30 p.m. at Deerfield Park Baseball Field. The showcase game features players in the AAA Division who will likely play next year in the Majors Division.
With a roster size of only 13 players for two teams, each AAA manager could select only a handful of players to play in this annual exhibition game. AAA managers Kevin Bourque, Marauders, and Jay Kennedy, Threshers, will manage the two teams.
Coach Kennedy’s roster includes: Nick Collins, Colin Folgo, Reece Geller, Cole Guarino, Billy Hawkins, Ryan Kennedy, Zach Lavallee, Chris Lopez, DJ Murphy, David Parenteau, Matt Swain, Evan Theroux and Jacob Turbitt.
Coach Bourque’s team includes: Josh Anderson, Teddy Blais, Kyle Bourque, Gio Capaldi, Joe Cronan, Connor Fague, Connor Guilfoyle, Aedan McCurdy, Marcus Mensah, Dylan Mantovani, Jarrett Nappa, Jeff Orticerio and Alex Tassoni.
The annual AAA showcase game is a great experience for the players to demonstrate the skills they have refined throughout their years in the minors. As the league prepares for the AAA playoffs which begin next week, this exhibition game is great way for all players to transition to the next phase of the season.
The concession stand will be open and all are invited to this annual tradition.