Get To Know On The HGSL: Jersey Shore Warriors

Social Media Handles: @jswarriors on Twitter

Coach: Tony Sagona

Notable alumni:
Pat Carroll – St. Joseph’s University
Matt Carroll – NBA, Notre Dame
Darrun Hilliard – NBA, Villanova
Aaron Gray – NBA, Pittsburg
Pat Andree – Lehigh
Steve Vasturia – Notre Dame
Chucky Champion – Loyola
Kyle Stout – Lafayette
Jake Silpe – Penn
Kyle Mcalarney – Notre Dame, International Pro
Ryan Rossiter – Siena, International Pro
Sean O’Brien – Colgate
Eli Brooks – Michigan
Taylor Funk – St. Joe’s University

Key players:
2019 Jack Forrest 6’5 wing
2019 Kyle Young 6’9 forward
2019 Alex Capitano 6’4 wing
2018 Nick Alikakos 6’7
2018 Malik Slay 6’2 PG

Team analysis: One of the premier AAU teams on the East Coast, the Jersey Shore Warriors are known for playing one of the best brands of basketball you will see!

Founded by Coach Tony Sagona, the Warriors play together in a way that is not often seen in AAU basketball. This team is known for having a roster full of players with a high basketball IQ and amazing skill sets offensively. As a result, the Jersey Shore Warriors are always a team that makes deep tournament runs regardless of the opponents in the event. In 2016, The Jersey Shore Warriors made a huge statement on the AAU circuit, winning the Pittsburgh Jam Fest.

Be on the lookout everyone, this team has the potential to be one of the most exciting and effective teams in the HGSL.

Stat to know: Former NBA player Troy Murphy was a standout player for the Jersey Shore Warriors.

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