Bios of 2022 Interns

Baseball Operations Interns

General Manager Interns

Gabe Gross

Gabe is returning for his second summer with the Commodores. A graduate of Avon Old Farms School, he is a rising Senior at Bucknell University, majoring in Markets, Innovation, & Design and minoring in Theatre Design & Technology. On campus, Gabe serves as the Executive Intern for Athletics & Recreation and works for the Office of Admissions as well as the Sign Language department. He has previously worked for the Hartford Wolfpack of the AHL (New York Rangers), and the Hartford Athletic of the USL. Gabe is excited to be back in Falmouth for the summer!

Mike Murray

Mike is returning for his ninth year with the Commodores. He was a batboy for four years and has worked as a General Managers intern for the past four. He and his family also enjoy hosting a Commodores player each year. Mike is a rising junior at Suffolk University in Boston where he studies Management and Criminal Justice. In Mike’s spare time he enjoys playing Golf, coaching hockey and baseball and also works as a hockey referee as well. Mike is excited to be back in Falmouth this summer!

 

MLB Liaison

Tommy Merlo

Tommy is a recent graduate of Michigan State University with a degree in Special Education. Originally from the Philadelphia area, Tommy grew up spending the summers on Cape Cod, attending many Cape Cod Baseball League games. He has a strong passion for sports and especially enjoys the scouting aspect of baseball. Tommy has served as a manager of the Michigan State Baseball team and is entering his fourth summer as a Yarmouth lifeguard. He is thankful and excited for the opportunity to work in Falmouth this summer.

Administrative/​ Event Management Intern

Dario de Albergaria

Dario is a rising Junior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst studying Marketing and Sports Management. He hopes to work with sponsorship marketing for a large firm after he graduates. Dario is originally from Santa Barbara, California, where he got interested in baseball by going to Dodgers games and watching his high school team’s games. This is his first season working as a Commodores intern and he looks forward to providing a great experience for the fans, sponsors, and baseball clinic kids.

Colleen Goonan

Colleen Goonan is a rising junior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, majoring in Sport Management at the Isenberg School of Management. She is from Boston and has lived in Falmouth for the past 2 summers waitressing at Shipwrecked (Previously BBC). At UMass, Colleen is a member of the club softball team, McCormack Student Leaders, and Women in Sport Management. She is so excited to start her first summer with the Commodores!

Broadcast & Media Interns

Video Director

Sean Oldread

Sean Oldread is a rising Senior at the University of Massachusetts-​Amherst from Wilbraham, MA. He is a double major in Communications and Political Science. Sean covers UMass Football and Men’s Basketball for 91.1 WMUA and has experience doing PxP, Color, as well as producing and engineering radio broadcasts and shows. Sean is a huge baseball fan, who grew up attending games on the Cape. His interests outside of baseball consist of movies, music and hanging out at the beach. This will be Sean’s second summer with the Commodores and is excited to get back to the Guv. Go ‘Dores!

Video Graphics /​ Audio Technician

Olivia Charbonneau

Olivia Charbonneau is a rising senior at Boston College studying Communication and Studio Art. Originally from Mendon, MA, she currently lives in Orleans. Olivia is currently the visual director of BC’s independent student newspaper, The Heights, where she previously was as a graphics editor and covered the Eagles as the associate sports editor. She also has worked as a marketing intern for BC Athletics for three years. This is her first summer interning with the Commodores and she’s looking forward to a great season!

Broadcast Interns

Trey Redfield

Trey Redfield is a junior at Syracuse University, coming from Holly Springs, North Carolina.  At SU, Trey is always out and about, serving as a sports and news anchor at CitrusTV, along with being in the broadcasting booth for ACC Network Extra, 89.1 WJPZ-​FM Syracuse, 88.3 WAER-​FM Syracuse, CNY Stream and Colgate Athletics. Last summer, Trey was the broadcast and media relations assistant for the Coastal Plain League’s Morehead City Marlins, doing play-​by-​play and color commentary.  In his free time, Trey enjoys working out, going to the beach, spending time with friends and family and watching the Boston Red Sox — especially when he’s in New England.  Broadcasting on the Cape has always been a dream of Trey’s, and he is more than excited to open the ‘dore to the Falmouth faithful this summer!

Carter Bainbridge

Carter is a rising senior at Syracuse University from Nashville, Tennessee. He is a Broadcast & Digital Journalism major at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications with a minor in Sport Management. Carter has play-​by-​play experience dating back to 2015 and is an avid baseball fan. He is a fan of the Miami Dolphins, Chicago Cubs, and Nashville Predators. This summer, Carter hopes to improve his broadcasting skills both in the booth and down on the field, all while taking in the Cape for the first time and learning in a professional setting.

Logan Soforenko

Logan is a rising junior at California Lutheran University where he is the lead play-​by-​play voice. Logan also has television experience on select UC San Diego broadcasts on ESPN+. He recently joined the Ontario Reign, the AHL minor league affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings, as the alternate PA Announcer and In-​Arena Host. Last summer, Logan served as the PA Announcer for the Conejo Oaks of the CCL so he is no stranger to summer ball. This summer, Logan looks forward to bettering his broadcasting abilities and surrounding himself with some of the best talent in the nation. Roll ‘Dores!

Web Reporter

Tommy Mumau

Tommy Mumau is a rising senior Sports Media major at Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communications. He is entering his second season as the web reporter with the Commodores. Tommy covers Ithaca Bombers athletics as a Sports Editor for the college’s newspaper, The Ithacan, and is a co-​host of “On the Mound,” a baseball talk show that airs on VIC radio. He also covered baseball for two summers as an intern with the Utica Blue Sox, in his hometown of Utica, NY. Tommy is looking forward to another great summer in Falmouth.

Social Media Reporter

Charlotte Macht

Charlotte Macht is studying Journalism at the University of Miami. She grew up in Massachusetts and has summered in Falmouth since she was born. For the past four summers she has worked as a Falmouth Lifeguard for the public beaches. When it comes to sports, she is a loyal Boston fan, go Red Sox!

Photographers

Meghan Murphy

Returning to the ‘Dores for her third season, Meghan Murphy is the lead team photographer. Elevating from her photography internships in 2019 and 2021, Meghan looks forward to collaborating with the media team to develop new and exciting visual content. Originally from Amherst, NH, Meghan graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 2020 with a B.A. in English/​Journalism, and a multimedia portfolio curated from the athletics, and marketing departments. Meghan lives with her family in North Falmouth, where she has built her freelance photography brand specializing in action and lifestyle work. Meghan has produced feature content for Cape Cod Life magazine, the NWHL Boston Pride, and New England Fights, as well as assisted on production for the New York Knicks and the Bolt Creative Group. She is eager to continue helping share authentic stories, and collaborate with passionate creators.

 

Videographers

Ellie Fideli

Ellie Fideli is a rising sophomore at Purdue University majoring in Film and Video Production.  Outside the classroom Ellie enjoys participating in intramural athletics, sorority activities, and spending time with her friends. Originally from Hingham, MA, Ellie’s family have been long time summer residents in North Falmouth.  Growing up on the Cape, she has attended countless Commodores games.  Ellie is anxious to begin her professional career and is excited to get hands-​on experience in the field this summer!

Brendan Capozzi

Brendan is a junior attending Sacred Heart University studying Sports Communication and Media with minors in Sports Management and Journalism. He is from Westchester County New York and loves all New York sports and teams. He has been a baseball fan his entire life and has been attending Cape Cod Baseball games since he was a kid. He’s excited to work for the Commodores this summer and gain more experience in the Sports Media field.

Carson Depp

Carson Depp is a sophomore at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He is currently a sports journalism major and is involved with the Daily Collegian on campus where he covers UMass athletics. His interest in sports videography was sparked in high school when he volunteered with Darien Athletic Foundation Media, helping to film and broadcast varsity sporting events. Carson is excited about the opportunity of interning for the Commodores this summer and learning more about videography.

Public Address Announcer & Scoreboard

Daniel Fox

Daniel Fox is a rising junior at Ithaca College and calls Maplewood, New Jersey home. He is a sports media major with a concentration in journalism and analytics, and he is also involved in club baseball, the TV station and radio station. He is an avid writer and currently writes for the Red Sox page on Fansided. He also produces his own sports podcast, Who’s On Top.

 

Though he hails from New Jersey, Daniel is a huge Red Sox fan and an avid Tom Brady
supporter. He has been going to the Cape every summer for the last 20 years, and he is thrilled to have a chance to contribute to the commodore team.

Game Day Operations Interns

 Lead Interns

John Cowles

John Cowles is a rising junior at UMass Amherst from Wilbraham, Massachusetts. He is studying OIM and Sport Management and is part of the McCormack Student Leaders Club, McCormack Strategy and Analytics Club, and Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity. This is his second year working with the Cape Cod Baseball League, first with the Falmouth Commodores. His interests are listening to music, playing cards, and playing pickup basketball. John also works with the Pioneer Valley Tip-​Off Data Analytics team where he takes in depth stats during basketball games, analyzes the stats, and then provides feedback to the coaches at halftime on where they could improve based on the stats that he gathered. His goal when he graduates is to work on the business side of a sports team.

Madeline Hay

Maddie is a rising junior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is majoring in sport management and operations and information management at the Isenberg School of Management. Maddie is from Hudson, Massachusetts where she grew up playing sports and watching baseball. At UMass Amherst Maddie is a part of the Women in Sport Management Club. Maddie is excited to spend the summer in Falmouth with the Commodores!

 

Luke Catoggio

Luke Catoggio is from Massapequa, New York which is on the south shore of Long Island. He is currently a rising Senior at the University of Tampa, studying Sport Management and with a minor in Business Analytics. Luke has been working with the Tampa Bay Rays Game Day Operations Crew since the beginning of the 2021 MLB Season. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, pickup basketball and football. When it comes to sports, Luke is a Jets, Mets and Knicks fan. This is his first season working with the Falmouth Commodores and Luke is excited to experience his first summer on the Cape.

Brian Coleman

Brian is a Sophomore at High Point University, majoring in Sports Management and minoring in Marketing. He is coming from Fuquay-​Varina, North Carolina which is a small town just south of Raleigh. At High Point Brian is a member of the Club baseball team where he is primarily the teams Designated Hitter, but also gets called on to pitch occasionally in his unique submarine fashion. Last summer, Brian served as the Director of In-​Game Entertainment and Fan Engagement for the Carolina Disco Turkeys, an independent summer league team who played a majority of their games against the Coastal Plains League. In his free time, Brian loves playing and watching sports, working out, watching Disney +, and spending time with family and friends. Brian is very ecstatic and eager to get to the Cape this summer for his first season with the Commodores.

Liam Kenney

Liam is a freshman at Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He studies Sports Business and Hospitality while also competing with Concordia’s Men’s hockey program. He lives in Boston and spends summers in Mashpee. Liam has worked in sales for USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program and in the Marketing and Game-​day departments for Boston College and Concordia University. He played baseball in high school and has a love for the sport. Liam is looking forward to his first season working with the Commodores.

Ben Silvia

From Barrington, Rhode Island, Ben Silvia is a rising senior at Wheaton College in Norton Massachusetts, studying Business and Management with a focus in Marketing. Ben previously worked with the Providence Pirates of the American Basketball Association, assisting them in game management operations, advertising, and as a camp administrator. Ben is hoping to get into analytics and the sports marketing field with a professional baseball, basketball or football team.

As a lifelong New Englander, Ben attended Cape League games with friends and family during the summers. This is his first year working with the Falmouth Commodores and he’s ecstatic to learn the business aspect of the game after being a former college athlete.

MaryKate Spendley

MaryKate is a rising junior at Merrimack College where she is majoring in Business Administration, with a concentration in Marketing. She is from Walpole MA, and has spent her summers on the Cape ever since she was born. Going to Cape Cod Baseball League games is one of MaryKate’s favorite activities to do during the summer. This is her first year as an intern for the Commodores, and she is beyond excited to spend her summer getting great work experience and meeting new people!

Max Stepan

Max is a sophomore at the University of South Carolina majoring in sport and entertainment management with a minor in Spanish. While he does go to school in South Carolina, he lives in Falmouth, Massachusetts which has allowed him to be very familiar with Cape Cod Baseball. This is his first year working with the Commodores and he is looking forward to gaining valuable experience working with the team. His interests include watching and playing most sports, listening to music, and spending time with friends.

 

2021 Interns

Gabe Gross

Mike Murray

Rebekah Lajoie

Hannah Papagno

Jackson Wilkes

Anderson Uhl

Olivia Peretti

Adriana Kandro

Connor McDonald

Matt Levine

David Hadar

Tommy Mumau

Joanne Bethea

Cade Velleman

Meghan Murphy

Andrew Corbett

Sean Oldread

Eryk Jones

Alex Dukhon

Sara Kate Dyson

Shaun Murphy

Ryan Prince

Kevin Duarte

Celia Mastromattei

Olivia Marshall

Nicholas Tantillo

Kayla Bueno

Will Kharfen

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