Friday, 21 December 2012 00:00
The Mineola Physical Education Department congratulated Erica Cunha and Fred Lang on receiving the 2012 Physical Education Student of the Year Award. Both Cunha and Lang were selected as award recipients based on their achievements in school as students, athletes, volunteers and leaders.
The awards were presented at the annual Physical Education Award Dinner held on Dec. 10 at the Crest Hollow Country Club. The sponsor for this evening was New York State Association of Physical Education, Health, Recreation and Dance. State and local leaders in the field were on hand to honor Erica and Fred and the rest of the award recipients.
Cunha and Lang list an impressive resume as students at Mineola. She is involved in the PE Leadership class, has been involved in several clubs and plans on studying Biology and Pre Med at the University of Buffalo. He is also involved in the PE Leadership class and a captain of the cross country, winter and spring track teams and plans to study nursing in college next fall.