1955 Team


The 1955 Lynbrook Varsity Baseball team won the Nassau County Baseball Championship by winning the following games:

South Shore Athletic League Championship Game
Played at Fireman’s Field, Valley Stream
June 6, 1955
Baldwin…..000 000 0…0-4-2
Lynbrook….102 000 X…3-3-1

Winning Pitcher: Keith Crowley
Hitters: Norm Caplan, Al Nelson,
Mickey Kaufman all had one single each…
Mickey Kaufman had two RBI’s

Nassau County Championship Game
Played at Hofstra College Baseball Field
June 10, 1955

Hicksville…300 011 00…5-8-5
Lynbrook…..001 002 21…6-7-5

Winning Pitcher: Keith Crowley
Hitters: Rick Demme (2 hits), Al Nelson (1 hit),
Keith Crowley (1 hit), Bob Sherwood (1 hit), Mickey Kaufman (1 hit).
RBI’s: Demme (2), Crowley (2), Pete Lara (1),
Kaufman (1), Sherwood (2).
Bob Sherwood hit a two run home run to tie the game
in the bottom of the 7th inning,
while Al Nelson walked with the bases loaded
with one out to win the title for the Owls
in the bottom of the 8th inning.

The Owl’s Varsity baseball coach was Bill Patterson.