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Team Italy U18 manager Francesco Aluffi summons 47 baseball players to Riccione

With the Team Italy Juniors U18 baseball season fast approaching, Azzurri manager Francesco Aluffi has invited 47 players to a two-day camp beginning May 1, 2021 in Riccione. In preparation for the U18 European Baseball Championship in Macerata from July 5-11, 2021, the Italian skipper will have opportunity to train with his best prospects in Riccione before narrowing down the roster for the international competition. Not only will the two top teams from the Euros earn bragging rights, but more importantly qualification for the WBSC U18 Baseball World Cup in Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida from September 10-19, 2021.

Team Italy U18 manager Francesco Aluffi will be assisted in Riccione by bench coach John Cortese, hitting coach Alessandro Cappuccini, pitching coach Luis Hernandez, infield coach Davide Sartini, athletic trainer Fabrizio Goracci and delegation manager Aldo Peronaci.

The following players are expected to report in Riccione on May 1, 2021: Marco Ragionieri, C (Oltretorrente B. C.); Francesco Segreto, C / 3B (B. C. Sala Baganza / Carega Park Rangers Sala Baganza); Sebastiano Catellani, P (Oltretorrente B. C.); Federico Tiburtini, IF (Oltretorrente B. C./ CRAL Enrico Mattei); Tommaso Adorni, OF (Crocetta B. C.); Michele Ghidoni, IF (B. C. Sala Baganza / Parma B. C. 1949); Tommaso Ghidoni, OF (B. C. Sala Baganza / Parma B. C. 1949); Simone Bricolo, C / OF (T-Rex Pastrengo Baseball / Crazy Sambonifacese B. S.); Nicholas Bertoldi, 3B (New Black Panthers); Alessio Lollo, IF / OF (New Black Panthers); Matteo Dalla Silvestra, P (Cervignano Baseball); Fanose Di Michele, OF / P (Rangers B. C.); Mario Stabile, P (New Black Panthers); Nicola Anzanel, C (Staranzano Ducks B. S. C.); Vincenzo Bruno, P / 2B (Staranzano Ducks B. S. C.); Filippo Salin, CF /1B (Staranzano Ducks B. S. C.); Giulio Ballaminut, P (Cervignano Baseball); Davide Malusà, SS / C, (Staranzano Ducks B. S. C. / New Black Panthers); Andrea Bonamini, IF (San Martino Junior B. C. / Dynos Verona B. S); Edoardo Zingarelli, P (Redclay B. & S. Castellamonte / Porta Mortara B. S. Novara); Giuseppe Alioto, P / IF (Porta Mortara B. S. Novara); Alessandro Beccari, SS (San Marino B. C.); Francesco Gabbari, P (Bollate B. S. C. 1959); and Daniel Pietro Stocker, P (Bollate B. S. C. 1959).

The following players are expected to report in Riccione on May 2, 2021: Riccardo Nepoti, P (Bologna Athletics); Jacopo Tamburini, IF (Fortitudo B. C. 1953 / San Lazzaro '90 Baseball); Niccolò Rizzoli, P (Fortitudo B. C. 1953 / San Lazzaro '90 Baseball); Giacomo Menarini, UTL (Pianoro B. C.); Amerigo Raccio, P (Pianoro B. C.); Francisco Julian Moronta Rodriguez, SS / 2B (Fortitudo B. C. 1953); Lorenzo Lambertini, C (Fortitudo B. C. 1953); Gabriele Persici, P (Fortitudo B. C. 1953 / San Lazzaro '90 Baseball); Francesco Greco, P (Torre Pedrera Falcons B. C.); Riccardo Ravegnani, P (Torre Pedrera Falcons B. C.); Simone Ioli, P / IF (Torre Pedrera Falcons B. C.); Elia Sartini, P / IF (Torre Pedrera Falcons B. C.); Antonio Casadio, C (B. S. C. Godo); Manuel Orselli, 2B (B. S. C. Godo); Davide Pedrazzi, P (Junior Rimini B. S. / New Rimini B. S.); Filippo Foschi, P (Junior Rimini B. S.); Thomas Cifalinò, 3B (Junior Rimini B. S. / New Rimini B. S.); Matteo Giovanelli, OF (Junior Rimini B. S. / New Rimini B. S.); Samuele Riggio, C (B. C. Settimo); Andrea Bernardi, C / 2B (B. S. Rovigo); Williams Wong, SS (B. C. Settimo); Giuliano Mattioli, OF (Ares Milano Baseball); and Matteo Toso, P (Ares Milano Baseball). Forza #Italia!

by Roberto Angotti