11-year-old Johnny Gadamowitz calls Mets game after winning essay contest

Johnny Gadamowitz, 11, recently won a contest in which the grand prize was a night at Citi Field in the Mets' television broadcast booth. All

The contest was run through the Mets' television station, SNY.

The contest was run through the Mets' television station, SNY. (8/14/13)

WOODBURY - A Greenlawn boy called the game of his life on the biggest stage.

Johnny Gadamowitz, 11, recently won a contest in which the grand prize was a night at Citi Field in the Mets' television broadcast booth.

All contestants were asked to write an essay about the team, with the winner being chosen to sit beside play-by-play man Gary Cohen and analysts Keith Hernandez and Ron Darling.

Born in Queens, Johnny is a lifelong Mets fan. He says his room is decked out in blue and orange and he cherishes his many mementos from Shea Stadium.
 

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