The Port Jefferson School District is proud to announce that several students have qualified for the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) Championship. These talented student-athletes have demonstrated exceptional skill, dedication, and perseverance in their respective sports, earning them a spot in this prestigious competition.
“We are beyond thrilled to see our student-athletes represent our school and community at the NYSPHSAA Championship,” said Adam Sherrard, Director of Health, Physical Education, Athletics, and Nursing. “Their dedication and passion for sports serve as an inspiration for their peers and the entire Port Jefferson community.”
The district extends its congratulations to everyone who qualified for the NYSPHSAA Championship and wishes them the best of luck.
Wrestling: February 23-24, MVP Arena, Albany
Preston Biedenkapp (County Champion), 12th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Chris Lotten (County Champion), 11th grade Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Chase Davis (County Champion), 10th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Frank D'Elia, 12th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Nick Rodriguez, 9th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Swimming: March 1-2, Ithaca College
Colin Veit, 11th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Ryan Sommerstad, 11th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Track: March 2 Ocean Breeze, Staten Island
Alexa Jacobs (County Champion in 55m and 300m), 10th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
Evan Monaghan (Small School champion in 55m hurdles), 11th grade, Earl L. Vandermeulen High School
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