Friday, 01 February 2013 00:00
The MacArthur wrestling team took beat the Mepham Pirates on Jan. 16 by the score of 57-18. The Generals registered five pins in the match, none being bigger than Mike Marrero’s pin over #1 ranked Louis Hernandez. The Generals kept the momentum to win two days later, as the Generals took the league title against Long Beach High School.
MacArthur 57, Mepham 18
195 - Naim Al-Qaadir (Mac) pinned Corey Heller (Mep) 3:27
220 - Anthony Maltese (Mep) pinned Nick Cuciti (Mac) 3:41
285 - Doug Hughes (Mac) by FFT
99 - Joel Zambrano (Mep) dec. Travis Cooksey (Mac) 7-5
106 - Vincent Thron (Mac) dec. Jamie Dunn (Mep) 5-4
113 - Michael Brown (Mac) pinned Albert Hernandez (Mep) 1:27
120 - Christopher Cataldo (Mac) pinned John Sherlock (Mep) 3:58
126 - Justin Cooksey (Mac) pinned Connor Garet (Mep) 0:38
132 - Tom Mauro (Mep) pinned Anthony Boccasini (Mac) 4:30
138 - Robert Bennett (Mac) by FFT
145 - Sal Randazzo (Mac) md. Matt Assael (Mep) 9-0
152 - Michael Marrero (Mac) pinned Louis Hernandez (Mep) 3:40
160 - Steven Schneider (Mac) TF Tyler Clougher (Mep) 0:00 15-0
170 - Dan Tracy (Mep) dec. Jeremy Hughes (Mac) 5-1
182 - Joey Tangredi (Mac) dec. Shane Agostino (Mep) 10-4
On Jan. 18, Coach Paletta announced the names of eleven senior wrestlers; Niem Al-Qaadir, Robert Bennett, Anthony Boccassini, Christopher Cataldo, James Evans, Jefferson Lopez, Mike Marrero, Anthony Mendes, Justin Perez, Waiss Rustermi, Joseph Tangredi who will be moving on to their next chapter of life. The senior boys and their parents were congratulated during the beginning of the match against MacArthur’s rivals, Long Beach.
The boys’ parents participation was well recognized during the ceremony as the young men honored their mothers with a flower of thanks. The night was a huge success for MacArthur beating Long Beach. This win clinched the league title for MacArthur with a team score of 47 - 15. The above named seniors will be sorely missed next year on MacArthur’s mats and will join the elite group of alumnus. Once a General always a General.
Congratulations to Steven Schneider for placing third and Justin Cooksey placing eighth in the Eastern States Championship in Sullivan County.
MacArthur 66, East Meadow 9
MacArthur 50, Hewlett 23
A special thanks to Sal’s Place at 1495 Hicksville Road, in North Massapequa for hosting the informal get together after the matches. MacArthur is on a roll and will be hosting the Nassau Qualifiers on Saturday, Feb. 2. Come on down to MacArthur High School to cheer them on.
Wednesday, 23 July 2014 00:00
These days Long Island residents are trying to save a buck whenever and wherever they can, especially when it comes to property taxes. To try and lend a helping hand Republican Sen. Kemp Hannon and Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano recently teamed up for a property tax exemption workshop at the Levittown Public Library.
Communications Director Randolph Yunker with the Nassau County Department of Assessment explained that the workshop was a collaborative effort to bring the Assessments office operations from Mineola to different communities in the county.
Friday, 11 July 2014 08:42
As the high school seniors depart on their own adventures, so too, do students finishing fifth and eighth grades, look to the road ahead.
Last June, students in the Levittown Public School District’s six elementary and two middle schools celebrated a new chapter in their academic careers with a host of celebratory speeches and awards from exemplary students in the district. In celebration of Moving Up Day, the Levittown Tribune takes a look at some of the academic accomplishments from students “moving up” out of elementary and middle school.
For more on Levittown’s Moving Up Day ceremonies, see page 28A.
Thursday, 17 July 2014 00:00
Runners and walkers from Levittown and all over Long Island and beyond are invited to join in the fun on one of the most unusual 5 Kilometer courses on Long Island at the Saturday, August 9th Lynn, Gartner, Dunne & Covello Sands Point Sprint.
The Run presents the Long Island running community with an opportunity to traverse a unique combination of paved paths and runner-friendly woodland trails at the Sands Point Preserve.
The leading Nassau County law firm of Lynn, Gartner, Dunne & Covello has signed on to be the new lead sponsor of the event, with partner John Dunne and his wife planning on running the 5K distance. The Lynbrook Runner’s Stop will be back as the presenting sponsor.
Thursday, 17 July 2014 00:00
Four MacArthur High School senior varsity lacrosse players have recently signed National Letters of Intent to continue playing their sport on the collegiate level. Parents and faculty accompanied Mary Kate Butler, Alex Goodelman, Kelly McQuail and Samantha Santeramo as they signed an agreement to play lacrosse at Farmingdale State College, Hartwick College, Dowling College and Bryant University, respectively.
— Submitted by the Levittown Public School District