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1999 - A Look Back on Horseheads Baseball's Only State Title

Horseheads baseball ready for states

HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18 SPORTS) - 19 years ago, Horseheads baseball made history.

That year, the Blue Raiders won their only New York State title in Class A, the highest classification at that time period. With a sparkling 25-3 record, the Blue Raiders beat Massena 2-0 in the state finals. It was the only state title to date in school history. 

Friday afternoon, nearly two decades later, Horseheads has a chance to add to the history books and their trophy case. Horseheads plays Massapequa at 2 pm at Union-Endicott in the Class AA state final four. The winner advances to the championship final, Saturday at 1 pm at Binghamton University. 

Take a special look back at the 1999 team, coached by current coach Jeff Limoncelli, in preps of Friday's big game on the diamond. A story of will and making history. 


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