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* In Search Of...The Perfect Season *

Give me your best shot, Chuck

Devine Painting Championship
Trophies (1983-1984-1985)

Good Grief!

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BASEBALL - LITTLE LEAGUE
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Year - Team (Manager)

2014 - Medicine Shoppe (McGough)
2013 - R & G Contracting (Pilewski)
2012 - Howard Hanna (Kottler)
2011 - Steeltown Sportswear (Matts)
2010 - M. Poremski Plumbing (O'Malley)
2009 - M. Poremski Plumbing (Matts)
2008 - Party Cake Bakery (Williams)
2007 - Medicine Shoppe (Bellisario)
2006 - Howard Hanna (Reitmeyer)
2005 - Party Cake Bakery (White)
2004 - Medicine Shoppe (Trainor)
2003 - Medicine Shoppe (Trainor)
2002 - Rick's Auto (Tinney)
2001 - S. Poremski Plumbing (Reitmeyer)
2000 - Medicine Shoppe (Sullivan)
1999 - S. Poremski Plumbing (Reitmeyer)
1998 - S. Poremski Plumbing (Reitmeyer)
1997 - Knights of Columbus (Phillips)
1996 - Gordon's Lounge (Paga)
1995 - Bob Hayes Photography (Healy)
1994 - Droz Steel (Healy)
1993 - Droz Steel (Healy)
1992 - Knights of Columbus (Patterson)
1991 - St. Marks (Surdzial)
1990 - American Legion (Kobistek)
1989 - Brookline Social Club (Belback)
1988 - American Legion (Kobistek)
1987 - Parajax Productions (Henry)
1986 - Parajax Productions (Henry)
1985 - Droz Steel (McGlynn)
1984 - American Legion (Kobistek)
1983 - Resurrection (Tarr)

Year - Team (Manager)

1982 - B.Y.M.C. (Nugent)
1981 - American Legion (Masullo)
1980 - Droz Steel (Anderson)
1979 - Volpatt Tile (Henry)
1978 - Quaill's Cleaners (Henry)
1977 - Brookline Pharmacy (Schwemmer)
1976 - American Legion (Lannon)
1975 - Quaill's Cleaners (Henry)
1974 - B.Y.M.C. (Power)
1973 - American Legion (Masullo)
1972 - St. Marks (Evans)
1971 - Quaill's Cleaners (Sausto)
1970 - St. Marks (Evans)
1969 - American Legion (Vietmeier)
1968 - B.Y.M.C. (Power)
1967 - B.Y.M.C. (Power)
1966 - Sam's Hardware (Evans)
1965 - American Legion (Evans)
1964 - American Legion (Evans)
1963 - American Legion (Evans)

1962 - American Legion (Evans)
1961 - Sam's Hardware (Brennfleck)
1960 - American Legion (Evans)
1959 - American Legion (Leaf)
1958 - American Legion (Leaf)

1957 - Kiwanis Club (Power)
1956 - Sam's Hardware (Valentine)
1955 - Kiwanis Club (Power)
1954 - Kiwanis Club (Cortese)
1953 - Community Center (Power)
1952 - Kiwanis Club (Hofbauer)

BASEBALL - MINOR LEAGUE
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Baseball is Life

Year - Team (Manager)

2014 - Moonlite Cafe (Vogel)
2013 - Vinnie's Pretzel Shoppe (DelMastro)
2012 - Krazy Brothers Pizza (Roell)
2011 - Roell Contracting (Roell)
2010 - TAS Sportswear (Matts)
2009 - A-Boss Opticians (Manuel)
2008 - Sullivan's Auto (Messina)
2007 - Fox's Pizza (O'Malley)
2006 - A-Boss Opticians (Carcia)
2005 - Conditioned Air (Reitmeyer)
2004 - Sullivan's Auto (Sullivan)
2003 - Conditioned Air (White)
2002 - A-Boss Opticians (O'Malley)
2001 - A-Boss Opticians (O'Malley)
2000 - Big Mouth Pizza (Kaczmarek)
1999 - Sullivan's Auto (Supe)
1998 - Sullivan's Auto (Supe)
1997 - Getaway Cafe (Miller)
1996 - Getaway Cafe (Miller)
1995 - West Coast Video (Bucci)
1994 - A-Boss Opticians (Romano)

Year - Team (Manager)

1993 - Jay's Hardware (Sullivan)
1992 - West Coast Video (Healy)
1991 - Bob Smith Ford (Zwickle)
1990 - Devine Painting (Price)
1989 - Bob Smith Ford (Paga)
1988 - Blvd. Men's Shop (Terlecki)
1987 - Boulevard Lounge (Downey)
1986 - Bob Smith Ford (Bockhoris)
1985 - Devine Painting (Weigold)
1984 - Devine Painting (Weigold)
1983 - Devine Painting (Weigold)
1982 - Conditioned Air (Tarr)
1981 - Nellis Sports Center (Webber)
1980 - Blvd. Men's Shop (Griffin)
1979 - Boulevard Lounge (Forster)
1978 - Boulevard Lounge (Forster)
1977 - Resurrection (Motznik)
1976 - Blvd. Men's Shop (Camarco)
1975 - Resurrection (Motznik)

1974 - Al Buechel (Gielas)
1973 - McGee's (McGee)

BASEBALL - SENIOR LEAGUE
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Note: The 2001 Season was the final season for the Senior League

Year - Team (Manager)

2001 - Chamber of Commerce (Kaczmarek)
2000 - DeBor Funeral Home (Miller)
1999 - DeBor Funeral Home (Miller)
1998 - DeBor Funeral Home (Healy)
1997 - Brookline Lions Club (Palmer)
1996 - Toole Auto Body (Campbell)
1995 - American Legion (Motznik)
1994 - DeBor Funeral Home (Webber)
1993 - Stebbrook Pharmacy (Masullo)
1992 - Brookline Lions Club (Mettrick)
1991 - Toole Auto Body (Walsh)
1990 - DeBor Funeral Home (Webber)
1989 - American Legion (Motznik)
1988 - American Legion (Motznik)
1987 - Stebbrook Pharmacy (Schwemmer)
1986 - Stebbrook Pharmacy (Schwemmer)
1985 - Stebbrook Pharmacy (Schwemmer)
1984 - Castle Tavern (Kinzel)
1983 - Castle Tavern (Kinzel)
1982 - DeBor Funeral Home (Nerone)
1981 - Stebbrook Pharmacy (Schwemmer)
1980 - American Legion (Seiler)
1979 - The Castle (Kinzel)

Year - Team (Manager)

1978 - The Castle (Kinzel)
1977 - Brookline Lions Club (Gielas)
1976 - DeBor Funeral Home (Sherry)
1975 - J.J. McGaffin (Donato)
1974 - DeBor Funeral Home (Sherry)
1973 - Stebbrook Healthland (McGibbeny)
1972 - Brookline Lions Club (Vietmeier)
1971 - Miller Roofing (Vietmeier)
1970 - Denmark's Cafe (Sciulli)
1969 - J.J. McGaffin (McGrath)
1968 - J.J. McGaffin (McGrath)
1967 - Spadafore Roofing (Lombardi)
1966 - Spadafore Roofing (Lombardi)
1965 - American Legion (Lerch)
1964 - DeBor Funeral Home (Sciulli)
1963 - DeBor Funeral Home (Reardon)
1962 - Automatic Sales (Barry)

1961 - Denmark's Cafe (Kisich)
1960 - DeBor Funeral Home (Schratz)
1959 - NO LEAGUE
1958 - NO LEAGUE
1957 - Liepack's Pharmacy (Collins)

1956 - DeBor Funeral Home (Klingensmith)

GIRLS SOFTBALL
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Note: The 2003 Season was the final season for the Senior League
Finally, a league where I don't have
 to be on Chuck's team!

 

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Little League

Brookline Pub (Vogel)
Getaway Cafe (Garrubba)
Party Cake Bakery (Smith)
Party Cake Bakery (Smith)
Party Cake Bakery (Kottler)
Fiori's Pizzaria (Jackman)
Medicine Shoppe (Cypher)
Medicine Shoppe (Cypher)
Teris Parking (Cypher)
Fiori's Pizzaria (O'Malley)
C.E.C. (Masullo)
Marshall's Lounge (McGee)
C.E.C. (Masullo)
C.E.C. (Masullo)
Slick's Bar (Kinzel)
Slick's Bar (Kinzel)
Slick's Bar (Kinzel)
Internal Medicine (Sabina)
Cameron Coke (Kinzel)
Cameron Coke (Kinzel)
St. Marks (Tarr)
St. Marks (Tarr)
Cameron Coke (Kinzel)
Colelli Tile (Paga)

McLaughlin Agency (Cypher)
McLaughlin Agency (Cypher)
Dr. Damich DDS
Blue Bonnet Bakery
Blue Bonnet Bakery

Ivor Wood Plumbing (Foster)
Two Spots Bar
Two Spots Bar
Brookline Mobil
M. Cibrone Bakery (McLane)
M. Cibrone Bakery (McLane)
M. Cibrone Bakery (McLane)
Brookline Mobil
Brookline Mobil

Senior League

NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
NO LEAGUE
M.J. Automotive (Nicholas)
Party Cake Bakery (Spano)
Tyler Mountain (Adelsberg)
Tyler Mountain (Adelsberg)
Schwartz Market (Stanton)
Party Cake Bakery (Demma)
Speedy Printing (Joseph)
Speedy Printing (Joseph)
Tyler Mountain (Adelsberg)
Kiefner's Distributing (Adelsberg)
PV's Pizza (Adelsberg)
Schwartz Market
Tri-State Remodeling (Murgi)
Party Cake Bakery
Lapcevic Flooring
Bickerton's News

Party Cake Bakery (Crooks)
Party Cake Bakery (Crooks)
Party Cake Bakery (Crooks)
Ott Construction (Richards)
Ott Construction (Richards)
Party Cake Bakery (Trainor)
Party Cake Bakery (Trainor)
Sandroni's Pub (Tripodi)
Sandroni's Pub (Tripodi)
Castle Tavern
Castle Tavern

OTHERS
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1955 Travelling Pony Team (Klingensmith)
1960 Travelling Pony Team (Wertz)
1961 Travelling Pony Team (Flavin)
1964 American Legion Team (Hofbauer)
1998 Colt League Team (Downey)
1999 Colt League Team (Downey)
2000 Girls 16-U Traveling Team (Joseph)
2012 Girls 18-U Traveling Team (Cypher)
2012 Girls 15-U Traveling Team (Kottler)
2012 Girls 12-U Traveling Team (Smith)
2014 Girls 12-U Traveling Team (Garrubba)

The Perfect Season

The beginning of each new year marks the start of another quest for the elusive perfect season. To be a member of an undefeated team is a dream come true for the players and coaches alike. It's a chance to join a select few who have stamped their mark of invincibility into the record books, and earn themselves the right to say their team is among the best of the best.

It hasn't happened often, but every decade or so a team rises to the pinnacle of success. Below is a list of teams that have achieved perfect records for an entire Little League season:

 

1955 * Travelling Pony Team * 28-0
1964 * American Legion LL * 20-0
1975 * Resurrection A.A. * 10-0
1981 * M. Cibrone & Sons * 10-0
1981 * Party Cake Bakery * 10-0
1992 * Cameron Coca-Cola * 14-0
1998 * Henry Sullivan's Auto * 17-0
1998 * Steve Poremski Plumbing * 13-0
1999 * Steve Poremski Plumbing * 18-0
2010 * TAS Sportswear * 15-0
2010 * Michael Poremski Plumbing * 15-0 2011 * Rita's Italian Ice * 19-0
2012 * Rita's Italian Ice * 22-0
2012 * 12-Under Girls B.I.G. * 15-0

 

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Many teams have come within a hair of the perfect year, losing just one game. Like a one-hitter, it's not perfect but it is still a remarkable performance. Below are teams that have had near-perfect years:

1965 - American Legion LL * 19-1
1967 - B.Y.M.C. * 19-1
1978 - Quaill's Cleaners * 19-1
1985 - Droz Steel * 19-1
1990 - Devine Printing * 19-1
1993 - Jay's Hardware * 19-1
1997 - Internal Medicine * 15-1
1998 - DeBor Funeral Home * 17-1

2000 - Slick's Bar * 14-1
2000 - Medicine Shoppe * 15-1
2001 - C.E.C. * 14-1
2004 - Medicine Shoppe * 14-1
2012 - Party Cake Bakery * 19-1
2012 - Knights of Columbus * 15-1
2012 - 15-Under Girls B.I.G. * 14-1

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