For college students from Nassau County, winter break doesn’t have to mean a month of inactivity. The Nassau County Aquatic Center is offering Nassau County residents who are college students the opportunity to swim and work out through a short-term winter break membership.
Congratulations to local athletes John Daly of Massapequa, Andrew Valenski of Massapequa Park, and Greg Karl of Massapequa Park, each of whom won awards in the Long Island Blood Services Rob’s Run, a 5 Kilometer Cross Country race held at Stillwell Woods Park in Syosset on November 29.
In early October, the second annual “Dig Pink” for Breast Cancer Awareness volleyball match took place at Massapequa High School.
Congratulations to Glenn Morse of Massapequa, John Stauber of North Massapequa, Sherry Bellovin of North Massapequa, and John Niesen of Massapequa Park, each of whom won an award in the inaugural Great Prostate Cancer 5 Kilometer Run on Sunday morning, Nov. 22.
The Massapequa Varsity Field Hockey Team, coached by Barbara Lowell and Kristin Steck, won this year’s 2009 Nassau County Championship by beating Baldwin 2-1 at Adelphi University.
Massapequa resident Jessica DeNicola, currently a senior at Long Island Lutheran High School, has signed a letter of intent to attend Molloy College and compete on its Girls Division II Basketball squad next year. Jessica will be receiving a full academic and athletic scholarship. Long Island Lutheran is located in Brookville. Jessica is pictured here with her parents, Dawn and Mark, and brother Ryan at the signing ceremony.
Massapequa’s Girls Tennis Team, coached by Mike Pavlides (pictured), had a successful season. Samantha Gann, the #4 seed, reached the semifinals in singles and earned All-County and All-State honors for the third consecutive year. The doubles team of Jessica Sickles and Megan Tamborino reached the semifinals, defeating the #4 seed from Port Washington in the Quarterfinals, and also earning All-County and All-State honors. The partners lost in the semifinals to the eventual County Champs; however, they defeated Manhasset in the consolation match, which qualified them for the state finals. Congratulations to the team. Photo provided by Syntax Communication
On Nov. 9, the Lady Chiefs won their 10th consecutive Nassau County title, defeating Long Beach three games to one. The Lady Chiefs won the first two games, 25-21 and 25-23, only to see Long Beach battle back and take the next two matches, 25-21 and 26-24. However, led by star setter Katie Bryson, Massapequa stormed back to win the final match and the title, 25-20.
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