EAST HANOVER, N.J.- John Cirelli has had a baseball in his hand since he was five years old. Through out grammar school he played on club teams, doing the job at short and second base. However, on the mound is where he dominates. 

As an East Hanover Middle School Eagle, Cirelli had a .375 batting average and was a team captain.  On the mound he earned four wins and closed eight games. He contributed to both of the Eagles championship wins in 2018 and 2019. 

Off the field Cirelli, was an honor student and president of the student council. He will attend Seton Hall Prep in the fall.