By Grace Anne McKenna Wantagh Senior High School and Janet Song Ward Melville High School A week after they learned they would host next year’s Atlantic League All-Star game, the Long Island Ducks are making plans for the big event.
By Diego Munhoz Longwood High School Long Island Ducks part-time usher Joe Kowalchik has been working for the club for 17 years and has seen fans come and go—and come again—with Bethpage Ballpark customers breaking many attendance records for minor league
By Athena Dawson Benjamin N. Cardozo High School and Kerri Kolensky East Islip High School The Long Island Ducks have had the highest attendance rate in Minor League Baseball’s Atlantic League for 14 of the past 17 seasons. Fans’ loyalty,
By Brandon Ortega This program has taught me so many aspects of journalism that I would have never realized or learned about. With today being the last productive day, it feels like a relief but at the same time it’s a
By Ashley Collado From editing the Ducks game material to the several interviews, today included hours upon hours of looking through photos, video, scripts and articles. Getting these photos and videos to be perfect is a tedious, but necessary task that
By Danielle Ranucci Commack High School and Ebony Thompson Baldwin High School The Long Island Ducks swatted the Sugar Land Skeeters at Bethpage Ballpark in the opener of a three-game series Tuesday night. It was a 6-1 victory that enabled the
By Gabrielle Topping Today has been quite eventful. My profile on Ebony and my article on Janelle Atkinson were both finalized. My team’s Ducks package was finished with the article, pictures, script and video. Luckily, Heather helped Kerri, Joe and I
Long Island Ducks fan Jeff Reingold and his two daughters, Kaitlyn and Megan, munched on hot pretzels, devoured hot dogs, enjoyed ice cream and slurped soda as they watched their team play the SugarLand Skeeters on Tuesday night. For Reingold, a long-time baseball fan, Bethpage Ballpark is a more affordable stadium to bring his family to enjoy a game and share his passion with its reasonably-priced food options and free parking.
By Kerri Kolensky Day three was the most eventful day for the Greene Team so far! The day started with another photography lesson from John Williams, who gave us tips on strengthening our portrait skills. After that, the five individual teams
By Danielle Ranucci Today, we toured through Newsday. Then, we traveled to the Ducks baseball game and filmed, interviewed, and took photos for our upcoming articles on the experience. At the end of the game, we saw the fireworks show. I