Make sure all your forms are complete on Final Forms and you have an up to date physical in order to participate in the athletic program.
Scholar-Athlete teams announced from the fall:
Congratulations to the follow varsity fall teams earning NYSPHSAA Scholar-Athlete team distinction: Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Boys Golf, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Field Hockey, Girls Volleyball, Girls Tennis, and Girls Gymnastics(combined with Hampton Bays).
To qualify as a Scholar-Athlete team, 75% of a team’s roster must have an average GPA of 90 or above. All student-athletes on the team who earned an individual GPA of 90 or above are considered Scholar-Athlete individuals. If a team did not qualify for the award, student-athletes who earned an individual GPA of 90 or above are still recognized as Scholar-Athlete individuals.
“We would like to congratulate our student-athletes and member schools,” said Dr. Robert Zayas, NYSPHSAA Executive Director. “We are extremely proud of this program which recognizes the student-athletes who excel in the classroom. We continue to see what hard working and dedicated student-athletes we have in New York each season and this shows how much NYSPHSAA student-athletes are committed to their education.”
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Congratulations to SHS Suffolk Zone Award winners Megan Robinson and Thomas Gabriele. This award is given for outstanding leadership, fitness, citizenship and excellence in Physical Education. The students were recognized at a ceremony on Wednesday NOvember 28th at Villa Lombardi's.
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Click the links below for some interesting articles about sports:
- Encouraging Your Child In Sports
- Sideline Suggestions
- "Sports Parenting"
- "Benefits of Multiple-sport Participation Outweigh Sport Specialization" by Matthew R. Shomper, CMAA
- "Why Football Matters" by John Harbaugh
- "Jordan Spieth's Multi-Sport Path to Golf Stardom" from Changing the Game Project
- Great article worth reading for sports parents on how early sports specialization is eroding youth sports