Gianna Gotti is the fifth of sixth children, one of only two girls and has three older brothers. But her mother said if she had $20 to bet on a family pick-up basketball game, she would put it on her daughter. Gotti’s brothers are all athletic – many played mostly football and soccer growing up
Congratulations to the Team Miller U16 for winning the Platinum Bracket at the BlueChip in Lancaster, PA
Congrats to the following Lightning players for their outstanding achievments last week in Albany for the 2014 Gym Rat. 13-Under Age Division MVG-Most Valuable GymRat Jenna Annecchiarico, 5-5 guard, LI Lightning-Catapano; A versatile player and a natural leader. Very intense player at both ends. Not afraid to go hard to the basket. Showed nice mid-level
TeamMiller Lightning 6th & 7th Grade teams coached by Tony Jackson & Taurin Wheeler are both 4-0 at the Hershey, PA USJN Showcase. They are both getting into the big time. Tomorrow they enter the playoffs. Good Luck players and coaches!! Keep it rolling!!
With over 240 teams in the field that represents grades 8th-11th the Gym Rat Challenge is one of them most competitive and grueling tournaments on the East Coast. Two Lightning teams withstood the test and made it all the way to the finals. To put this in perspective a team must win 3 pools games
Congratulations to our Suffolk 9th grade team Lightning-Ramaliu for winning their 100th game last week. This team which is now coached by Bruce Haller (St. John the Baptist) is really coming together. They are starting to prepare for the upcoming recruiting period and have trips scheduled to Rhode Island, Albany, New Jersey and Washington DC.