Friday, 20 January 2012 00:00
On Dec. 12 the Nassau County Girl’s Volleyball Awards Dinner was held and four Manhasset Varsity players were recognized. Olena Cardali, Cassie DeMatteis and Megan Herschlein received All Conference awards. Additionally, Megan received the Manhasset Scholar Athlete award for the third year in a row and Nicole Capolarello received an All County award for the second year in a row. The night was a truly special event when the Manhasset Varsity team was honored by the coaches in their conference with the Conference A1 Team Sportsmanship Award!
Coach Shean was also proud to announce that the New York State Athletic Association is also recognizing Manhasset Girls Varsity Volleyball as a Scholar Athlete Team. This year 12 out of 14 girls on the team qualified for this honor scoring high on their first quarter report card—the most the team has had qualify! This illustrates how hard the team worked throughout the season exemplifying excellence in the classroom and on the court with sportsmanship. The hard work of the team was recognized and they should all be proud of these honors.The MHS Girls Varsity Team includes: Nicole Capolarello, Cassie DeMatteis, Megan Herschlein, Katherine Kratsios, Taylor McGrath, Annie Hull, Gabriella DeLuca, Priscilla Tsun, Anna Capetola, Elizabeth Rule, Tara Belinsky, Olena Cardali, Marisa Paone and Vivian Liu.
At an earlier volleyball end of year brunch Nicole Capolarello and Megan Herschlein were presented with the MHS Girls Volleyball Team Honor for their attitude and performance as senior varsity players.