Photo unearthed of 15-2 Philipstown team
The 1954 Philipstown Little League champions finished 15-2. Front row: Joey Frisenda, John (Bo Bo) Trocheck, Dan Dillon, Howie Howell, Dennis Raleigh, Billy Kent. Second row: George Giametta, Charlie Etta, Tom Dillon, Gordie Allen, Frank Russo, Dave Reilly, Dave LaPorta. Third row: Coach Howard Howell (white shirt), Manager Joseph (Patsy) Landolfi (Photo courtesy Dan Dillon)Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a contribution to support our nonprofit journalism. Our annual appeal has begun! All gifts of up to $1,000 through Dec. 31 will be matched TWICE! Click here for details. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.