6th Annual Basilone Bowl Media Day Introduces Players From All Over County


BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The 6th annual Basilone Bowl, in honor of Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone of Raritan, will be held June 14 at Bridgewater-Raritan High School, and five BRHS football players will play for the Devil Dogs.

Kickoff for the event, at Basilone Field, will be 7 p.m.

The players in the game, from all over the county, were introduced May 7.

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The game is played in honor of late Marine Basilone. Senior football players from every school in the county, and Delaware Valley, are chosen to play as part of either the Devil Dogs or the Leather Necks in a final football game near the end of the school year.

Playing for Bridgewater-Raritan High School, as part of the Devil Dogs team, are Nick Celli, Chike Nwankwo, Eric Laputka, CJ Hall and Lawrence Nice.

Also on the Devil Dogs are:

  • Jammille Holmes, Franklin
  • Brandon Myers, Franklin
  • Dan Allergo, Franklin
  • Clay Fields, Franklin
  • Tykey Reinberry, Franklin
  • Matt Lynch, Immaculata
  • Frank McGuire, Immaculata
  • Shahkyle Matthews, Immaculata
  • Dan McNulty, Immaculata
  • Stephen Dwyer, Immaculata
  • Ryan Loften, Immaculata
  • Obi Nnaeto, Pingry
  • Channing Russell, Pingry
  • Tommie Dugan, Pingry
  • A.J. Weaver, Pingry
  • Clyde Leef, Pingry
  • Trevor Sullivan, North Plainfield
  • Jude Okolo, North Plainfield
  • Bamnjo Bannavti, North Plainfield
  • Brandon Wynn, North Plainfield
  • Rey Fowler, North Plainfield
  • Jonathan Taub, Watchung Hills
  • Jeff Poggi, Watchung Hills
  • Cross Zampetti, Watchung Hills
  • Zahveae Throne, Watchung Hills
  • Brian Puccio, Watchung Hills
  • Mike Miller, Watchung Hills
  • Devin Moffitt, Watchung Hills
  • Clayton Bush, Watchung Hills
  • Drew Booher, Bernards
  • Avery Rosenzweig, BErnards
  • Lofton Hoover, Bernards
  • Pat Lane, Bernards
  • Declan McParland, Bernards

Playing for the Leathernecks are:

  • Christian Boyle, Montgomery
  • Reese Clark, Montgomery
  • Dempsey Shovlin, Montgomery
  • Kyle Kuminski, Montgomery
  • Chandler Turner, Montgomery
  • Will Keller, Montgomery
  • Ryan Cocuzzo, Montgomery
  • RJ Milligan, Ridge
  • Matt Giordano, Ridge
  • Chris Breault, Ridge
  • Kevin Park, Ridge
  • Ryan Gogerty, Ridge
  • Tyler Boatwright, Hillsborough
  • Charles Amankwaa, Hillsborough
  • Justin Brown, Hillsborough
  • Matt Moore, Hillsborough
  • JR Metallo, Hillsborough
  • Noah Quick, Hillsborough
  • Isaiah Black, Hillsborough
  • Ryan Wheaton, Hillsborough
  • Michael Tyle, Manville
  • Matt Rogalski, Manville
  • Shane Demeter, Manville
  • Steven Garcia, Manville
  • Jake Bentz, Manville
  • Dylan Whitenight, Manville
  • Alex Gonzales, Manville
  • Nick Firth, Manville
  • Hunter Norz, Manville
  • Tore Lombardino, Manville
  • Kyle Frauenheim, Bound Brook
  • Joshua Ejiogu, Bound Brook
  • Nigel Wilson, Bound Brook
  • Joseph LePoidevin, Bound Brook
  • Louis Hector, Bound Brook
  • Hamza Akel, Somerville
  • Ryan Hrabinski, Somerville
  • Mike DeSarno, Somerville
  • Marcus Burnside, Somerville
  • Owen Booker, Somerville
  • Jared Pershyn, Delaware Valley
  • Joey Beljan, Delaware Valley

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