Sachem North Football
Captures Class I Long Island Championship
Teammates celebrate the sweet victory
over Farmingdale, 27-21
All-County Players from Sachem
Sachem Wins Big at
2013 All County Football Dinner
Zach Geer, Sachem East
Kevin Bragaglia, Sachem North
Anthony DiMatteo, Sachem North
Malik Pierre, Sachem North
Justin Rivera, Sachem North
Senior Malik Pierre won the Cipp Award as the top running back in Suffolk County. The award is named after Sachem alum and former longtime Bellport coach Joe Cipp Jr. Pierre, who had 21 touchdowns and 1,502 rushing yards this season, was also named First Team All-Long Island and was a finalist for the Hansen Award as the top player in Suffolk County.
Michael Slattery won the 12th Man Award, presented annually to a player who overcomes serious injury, disability, odds or adversity to return and contribute to the success of his team.
Head coach Dave Falco was named Newsday’s Suffolk County Coach of the Year.
Justin Rivera took home Newsday First Team All-Long Island honors. The second team players will be announced by the paper next weekend.
Trent Crossan took home his Long Island Championship Offensive MVP honors, while Rivera grabbed the Defensive MVP from the LIC.
Chris Biryla was presented with the Suffolk County Division I Championship award. He recorded 16 tackles and three sacks in the victory over Floyd.
Commit to Colleges
Katie Doherty signs Letter of Intent to play basketball at Holy Cross. Kathleen Everson signs to Bryant.
Ali Marrero signs Letter of Intent to compete on gymnastics team at Kent State.
Kyle Larkin (Quinnipiac) and Nicole Lunger (Molloy) to play girls lacrosse.
Jason Debenedictis to play lacrosse at St. John's.
Samantha Marrone commits to LIU Post for softball.
North student athletes sign Letter of Intent to their colleges:
Sachem North Boys Lacrosse
Mike Aronow, Penn State
Mike Calvagna, Stony Brook
Joe Caridi, will decide this week
(Jacksonville or Florida Southern)
Jimmy Hoffman, Army
Paul La Francesa, SUNY Maritime
Keith McCoy, Merchant Marine Academy
Anthony Ross, Stony Brook
Jake Slater, NYIT
Justin Smith, NYIT
Sachem North Girls Lacrosse
Jessica Mazliah, New Haven
Kathryn Avanzato, Philadelphia University
Sachem North Baseball
Steven Foster, Hofstra
Dennis Buckstein, Dowling