All-State Baseball: New York


With spring approaching, ESPNHS has all the info you need on the top high school baseball players in New York.

We've broken down the state's top 20 players into two teams -- one of position players and one of pitchers. Keep in mind, these preseason selections were determined by a combination of in-season performance and recruit rankings.

See all 51 all-state baseball teams.


Stephen Alemais, All Hallows, SS, Junior
Batted .351 and led team in hits and stolen bases.

Ryan Clark, Johnson City, 1B, Senior
UNC-Greensboro commit hit school-record .556 as a sophomore.

Jose Cuas, Grand Street Campus, SS, Senior
Area Code Games participant batted .620 with four HRs and 34 RBIs.

John Fussell, Briarcliff, 2B, Senior
Impressive junior season with .506 average, six HRs and 32 RBIs.

Ken Hostrander, Maine-Endwell, SS, Senior
Eastern Kentucky commit batted .444 last year.

Kevin Martir, Xaverian, C/1B, Senior
Versatile player shines at multiple positions; headed to Maryland.

Nelson Rodriguez, George Washington, C, Senior
Projected high MLB draft pick hit .452 with 10 HRs and 51 RBIs.

Fernelys Sanchez, George Washington, OF, Senior
Used athleticism to steal 38 bases; probable MLB draft pick in June.

Connor Simonetti, Fairport, 1B, Junior
Rival coach says he has "sweet swing and outstanding power."

Andrew Velazquez, Fordham Prep, SS Senior
Batted .422 and stole 15 bases; nearly hit for cycle in the playoffs.


Quinn Carpenter, Goshen, RHP, Senior
East Carolina commit played in Area Code Games this past summer.

Steven Klimek, Greece Arcadia, LHP/SS, Senior
St. Bonaventure recruit also possess skill at the plate and in hoops.

Seth Lamando, Hopewell Junction, RHP, Senior
Ranked ninth in the state by Perfect Game; Coastal Carolina commit.

Dylan Manwaring, Horseheads, RHP, Senior
Son of former major leaguer Kirt Manwaring will play at Wake Forest.

Matt Portland, Victor, LHP, Senior
Posted 10-0 record with a 1.24 ERA and 107 strikeouts.

Alex Robinson, Holy Trinity, LHP, Senior
Has pitched a no-hitter and twice thrown 17 strikeouts in one game.

Anthony Rosati, Holy Trinity, RHP, Senior
St. John's commit gives batters fits with strong velocity.

Matt Vogel, Patchogue-Medford, RHP, Junior
Posted 6-1 record with 1.03 ERA; played on Team USA 16U squad.

Tommy Wagner, Victor, RHP, Junior
Ble Devils' No. 2 starter went 7-0; helped lead team to AA state title.

Andrew Zapata, Poly Prep, RHP, Junior
Posted 0.45 ERA with 6-0 record; rival coach says he has "great command and speed."


Nick Alvarez, Bryant, OF/RHP, Senior
Matt Annunziata Eastport-South Manor, 3B, Sophomore
Mark Armstrong, Clarence, RHP, Junior
Harrison Bader, Horace Mann, OF, Senior
Nick Bottari, Shoreham-Wading River, 1B/C, Sophomore
Alex Caruso, Liverpool, OF, Senior
Christian Colletti, Southside, LHP, Senior
Dave Crowley, Orchard Park, 3B, Senior
Mark Donadio, Mount Sinai, C, Junior
Mike Filler, Chenango Valley, RHP, Senior
Evan Harasta, Webster Thomas, C, Senior
Jeff Johnson, Fort Ann, OF, Senior
Alex Katz, Herricks, LHP, Senior
Tommy Kastelan, Deer Park, RHP/OF, Senior
Dan Kulbaba, Suffern, RHP/3B, Senior
Andrew Larramendi, Horace Greeley, C, Senior
Tyler Manez, Plainedge, LHP, Senior
Ryan McGrath, Lansingburgh, OF, Senior
Dillon Merola, Cornwall, 2B, Senior
Ryan O'Kane, Bishop Ludden, RHP, Senior
Mike O-Reilly, Shoreham-Wading River, RHP/3B, Senior
Juan Carlos Pena, Westhill, SS/RHP, Junior
Francis Polanco, Yonkers, LHP/OF, Senior
Joe Pokrentowski, Cicero-North Syracuse, LHP, Senior
Jonathan Ramon, Archbishop Molloy, 3B/RHP, Senior
Paul Rapoli, Burke Catholic, OF, Senior
Henry Rodriguez, George Washington, 2B, Senior
Randy Rodriguez, George Washington, SS, Senior
Tony Romanelli, Beacon, LHP/1B, Sophomore
Jesse Roth, Horace Mann, RHP, Junior
Matt Sand, Albany CBA, OF, Senior
Nick Sinay, Marcellus, C, Senior
Joe Siringo, Oyster Bay, RHP/3B, Senior
Michael Sullivan, Tottenville, LHP, Senior
Alexis Torre, George Washington, OF/RHP, Senior
Kevin Torres, George Washington, RHP, Senior
Michael Williams, Mamaroneck, RHP, Senior
Pat Wright, Liverpool, SS/3B, Senior
Steve Yanchus, Owego Free Academy, RHP/SS, Senior