Connecticut Stingers

"Basketball the Right Way"

Left to Right: Front, Kam Dear, Matt Leopold, Walter Scudder,  CJ maynard, Ian Calabrese
Second: Tim Arnold, Bube Momah, Adam Vanotti, Andrew Caselli, Trey Sabia.
Rear: Assistant Head Coach Mike Calabrese, Head Coach Lenny sabia, Assistant Coach Russ Arnold

Connecticut Stingers
Veterans Day Weekend Showcase
_______Undefeated Champions________

 The Connecticut Stingers finished in first place in the Veterans Day Weekend Showcase Tournament in New Britain CT 7th Grade A Division.  The entire organization would like to thank the sponsors:  Pastels Catering of Simsbury &  Simsmore Square of Simsbury,  As well, thanks should be given to all the team volunteers who have given their invaluable time and talents:  Assistant Head Coach Mike Calabrese, Assistant Coach  Russ Arnold and all the parents and players.

Front, Lauren (Clutch) Sabia.,
First Row, Amarre Spence, Jack Bosworth, Nick Balducci, Dan Barron, Ian Calabrese
Second Row, Head Coach Lenny Sabia, Trey Sabia, Aiden Hasson, Adam Vanotti, Daelan Mangiafico, Moni Jusufi, Assistant Coach Jerry Balducci
Not pictured: Assistant Head Coach James Bosworth 

Rhode Island Breakers Fall Fest
AAU 7th/8th Grade –Division A
_______Undefeated Champions________ 

The Connecticut Stingers finished in first place in the Rhode Island breakers fall fest In Providence RI – an AAU sanctioned event which was professionally organized by David Vitale and his talented staff.  The Stingers went undefeated, averaging 68 points per game.  The entire organization would like to thank the team volunteers who have given invaluable time and talent:  Head coach Lenny Sabia, assistant head coach James Bosworth, assistant coach Jerry Balducci, as well as all the players and their parents.

Front Row: Ian Calabrese, Jack Bosworth, Nick Balducci, Ammare Spence, Dan Barron Rear: Asst. Head Coach James Bosworth, Moni Jusufi, Daelan Mangiafico, Adam Vanotti, Aiden Hasson, Trey Sabia, Head Coach Lenny Sabia 

Stingers 2015 Champions
Torrington Armory Fall League
_______8th Grade Division – A Boys Basketball________ 

The Connecticut Stingers finished in first place in the Torrington Armory Fall League 8th Grade Division – A finishing undefeated.   The 2015 Stingers Team is a dedicated group of stand-out basketball players compiled of a majority of 7th graders with new and returning 8th graders.  They compete annually in the competitive Torrington Summer league as well as selective AAU and travel tournaments throughout New England.    Thanks should be given to all the parents, statisticians, Stingers Staff and team volunteers who have given their time and talents:  Head Coach Lenny Sabia & Assistant Head Coach James Bosworth.  

Front Row: Tim Arnold, Jadrien Lacedonia, Walter Scudder,  Ian Calabrese, Dan O’Connor, Matt Paquette Back Row: Head Coach Lenny Sabia, Asst. Coach Mike Calabrese, Kam Dear, Trey Sabia, Adam Vanotti, Dan Diaz, Bube monah,  Asst. Coach Russ Arnold 

Stingers 2014 Champions
Torrington Summer League
_______7th Grade A Division Boys Basketball________

 The Connecticut Stingers finished in first place in the Torrington Summer League 7th Grade A Division with a final record of 13-1 in the regular and playoff season.  The 2014 Stingers Team is a dedicated group of stand-out basketball players compiled of mainly 5th and 6th and 7th graders.  The Connecticut Stingers program was formally organized in 2006 to focus talented basketball players on a higher level of skill and competition.  They compete annually in the competitive Torrington Summer league as well as selective AAU and travel tournaments throughout new England.   Thanks should be given to all the summer team volunteers who have given their time and talents:  Head Coach Lenny Sabia, Assistant Coach Russ Arnold and Assistant Coach Mike Calabrese.

Front Row: Jack Bosworth, Ian Calabrese, Dillon Leonard, Moni Justufi, Nick Balducci, Dan Barron, C.J.Maynard, Rear: Lauren Sabia, Head Coach Lenny Sabia, Trey Sabia, Mason Romano, Adam Vanotti, Aiden Hasson, daelan Magiafico,
Asst. head Coach Mike Calabrese
Not pictured: Asst. Coach James Bosworth 

Stingers 2015 Champions
Torrington Armory Spring League
_______7th Grade A Division Boys Basketball________

 The Connecticut Stingers finished in first place in the challenging Torrington Armory Spring League 7th Grade A Division finishing undefeated.   The 2015 Stingers Team is a dedicated group of stand-out basketball players compiled of a majority of 6th graders with new and returning 7th graders.  The Connecticut Stingers program was formally organized in 2006 to focus talented basketball players on a higher level of skill and competition. Since its inception, the Connecticut Stingers have earned an overall record of 181-12 including a 31-2 record in the last 3 seasons in the Torrington Armory League.   They compete annually in the competitive Torrington Summer league as well as selective AAU and travel tournaments throughout New England.   Thanks should be given to all the parents, statisticians, Stingers Staff and team volunteers who have given their time and talents:  Head Coach Lenny Sabia, Assistant Coach James Bosworth and Assistant Coach Mike Calabrese.