April and May,
the Island Trees Athletics Department hosted "Celebratory Signing"
six Seniors who signaled their intent to
continue playing their respective sports in college. On hand to
witness the events were the student-athletes' proud families along with
coaches, Tom McCormick (Head Varsity
Football Coach) , Joe D'Auria
(Head Varsity Baseball Coach), Lou
Tuorto (Head Varsity Wrestling Coach), Joe
Manna, Fred DeRuvo, and Sarah Lambert (Varsity Track Coaches), Rich
Degnan (Head Varsity Cross Country Coach), teacher, Suzanne Alahverdian,
and Athletic Director, Sean Burns.
Megan Anderson (Softball-
Albertus Magnus College, CT), Marissa
Murphy (Cross Country/Track & Field-
Dominican College, NY), Brianna
St. John's University, NY), Tara
Donahue (Cross Country/Track & Field- NYIT) Aneeq Raja (Morrisville
State College, NY) and Joseph Zub
(Baseball- Brevard College, NC). Mega,
Marissa, Brianna, Tara, Aneeq, and Joseph had
great high school careers and we wish them the best of luck as they
continue to represent Bulldog pride at their respective colleges!