Lakeland Lancers 2015 NJSIAA North 1 Group 2 Champion
Lakeland Lancers Varsity Baseball Team wins second Sectional State Championship in 5 years
The 2015 Varsity Team efficiently put down a strong and highly favored Ramsey team, 2-0, in front of a very large crowd including strong support from the Lakeland student body, to win the North 1 Group 2 State Sectional Championship. This is the second sectional championship in 5 years, the last one being 2010. The team moved through the 4 rounds of the State Tournament with strong pitching, hitting and fielding and strong contributions from everyone on the team.
Lakeland now moves on to the Regional Championship on
Kyle Labouser threw a complete game and drove in the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lead Lakeland past Wayne Valley, 4-3, in Wanaque. Kyle Novotny laced a three-RBI double to give Lakeland the lead in the second inning.
Anthony DiBartolo went 2-for-2 with two RBI for Wayne Valley. Joe Pascucci finished 2-for-3 with one RBI.
April 14, 2015: Lakeland Varsity goes 3-1 in Florida Tripâ€?/span>
Lakeland completed a successful 3-1 trip to Florida narrowly missing a 4-0 trip in a tightly played 8 inning contest to an Ohio team. Many pictures on Lakeland Lancers Facebook Page. Team comes home to play 3 games Wed, Thurs and Friday.
Lakeland (10) at West Milford (3) - Baseball
By The Star Ledger on April 16, 2015 10:57 PM
Bo Gilligan pitched a complete game to lead Lakeland past West Milford, 10-3, in West Milford.
Gilligan scattered seven hits while striking out six and walking one.
Michael Weller doubled twice and scored two runs to lead West Milford. A.J. Yurista, Brett Reilly, Kyle Labousuer and Kyle Novotny each collected two hits while combining for seven RBI.
4/27/2015-Lakeland Baseball ranked 15 of Top 25 in Record
On April 8th, the Varsity team will again visit Disney to the annual Spring Break trip. The team is scheduled to play 4 games (some conference games) during the time down in the Sunshine State. The team plays at the Disney ESPN Sports Complex (the same facility used by the Atlanta Braves for Spring Training).
March 30th, 2015:Gilligan Commits to Rowan PROFS Baseball Team
Bo Gilligan has decided on making Rowan University his home for the
next 4 years with the intent of playing Baseball for the PROFS!!!
Bo along with Ryan Kulick (Pitching Coach)and Mike Dickson (Head Baseball Coach)
Northjersey.com-4/1/2015- LAKELAND 6, FAIR LAWN 5 (at Wanaque): Junior right-hander AJ Yuristaâ€™s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh won this Independence Division game for the 13th-ranked Lancers.
Yurista also was the winning pitcher for Lakeland, which got a doubleand three RBI from senior first baseman Brett Reilly.
March 22, 2015:2015 Baseball Season starts April 1st
All games are listed on the respective team pages. It is a good idea to check each day with Lakeland Athletics Dept (973-835-1900) to see if there are any last minute changes to planned baseball events for the day.
March 11, 2015:Diamond Club Scholarship Announced
The Lakeland Lancers Diamond Club has announced the 2015 Scholarship. Please click here to get more information
Coach Mike Capozzi was recently inducted to the New Jersey Baseball Coaches Association. Mike will be inducted in the New Jersey Senior All-Star Baseball Game on June 12, 2014 at the Diamond Nation in Flemington, NJ. More information about Coach Capozziâ€™s induction will be posted here soon.
Parents of current and former players are welcome to join the Diamond Club. Our membership application is available for download on our contacts page. See our contacts page for a list of our current officers. We all look forward to another successful season of Lakeland Baseball.
Please support our players and the Lakeland Lancers Baseball Program by joiningthe Lakeland Lancers Diamond Club today.