Rising Major League Baseball pitching standout¬†Marcus Stroman of the Toronto Blue Jays (2009), and one of the most decorated and successful high school athletes in Patchogue-Medford history. ¬†After high school, ¬†Stroman was drafted by the Washington Nationals but turned this ¬†down to attend Duke University where he excelled and was named ACC Freshman of the Year and Louisville Slugger All-American. ¬†Despite setbacks, Marcus ¬†powered through,completed his degree, and in 2016 had two brilliant games in the Amerian League Division Series. A complete list of Marcus’ accomplishments and awards are documented on Wikipedia¬†

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