The Section 1 softball dinner is about to begin and I know that most of you who read this blog are probably here know a lot of the awards that will be given out but for those of you who can’t be here tonight, I’m going to give you a run down of the awards:
Starting with the All-Section list:
League I-A: Jessica Newberry, Sr., Arlington; P; Casey Herzog, Jr., Ketcham; P; Taylor Travis, So., Ketcham, C; Jasmine Ennabe, Jr., Carmel; P; Samantha Fernandez, Jr., Carmel; SS; Brittany Alloca, Jr., Carmel, C; Vicky Lattanzio, Sr., John Jay-EF, P; Megan Theiller, Jr., John Jay-EF, OF; Gabby Bracchi, Sr., John Jay-EF, OF. Honorable Mention: Cori McFall, Jr., Arlington, OF; Alyssa Rodia, Sr., Carmel, 1B; Samantha Duffy, Sr., Carmel, OF; Andrea Bombace, So., Ketcham, OF; Rachel Tierney, So., Ketcham, 2B; Emma Savas, Jr., Ketcham, OF; Nadia Kemp, Sr., John Jay-EF, 2B; Tatem Valentine, Sr., John Jay-EF, SS. Co-Coach of the year: Kerri O’Conner, Carmel; Nicole Oliva, Ketcham.
League I-B: Teresa Ricci, Sr., Mahopac, CF; Alycia Feeney, Jr., Brewster, P; Brittany Deieso, Sr., Brewster, CF; Nikole Larm, Sr., Brewster, C; Sammy Chiudina, Jr., Brewster, SS. Honorable Mention: Alexia Faulkner, Sr., Mahopac 1B/P; Bianca Trio, Sr., Mahopac, SS; Shannon Sommer, Sr., Brewster, 2B; Ally Coleman, So., Brewster, 3B/LF; Melina Strand, Fr., Brewster, RF; Theresa Swertfager, So., John Jay, P/SS; Katie Gall, So., Somers, P/OF. Coach of the year: Lisa Delzio, Brewster.
League I-C: Cassidy Boyle, Jr., Hen Hud, SS; Stephanie Scala, Jr., Lakleand, SS/P; Lauren Gorenstein, Sr., Yorktown, RF; Molly Roche, Sr., Panas, LF; Kristen Yanarella, Jr., Beacon, 1B. Honorable Mention: Gabby Caruso, Fr., Hen Hud, P; Megan Jahoda, Sr., Hen Hud, C; Dominique Bisaccia, Jr., Yorktown, 3B; Adrena Daw, Sr., Panas, SS; Jenna Malouf, Sr., Beacon, SS/C; Jada Draffin, Sr., Lakleand, C/DH; Morgan Flamholtz, So., Beacon, 3B. Coach of the year: Kurt Thomas, Hen Hud.
League I-D: Rachel Entistle, Sr., Kennedy, C; Rebecca Sparks, Jr., OLL, SS; Samantha Lisikatos, Jr., Haldane, C; Kiamani Thomas, Jr., Poughkeepsie, SS; Kiara Pittman, Sr., Poughkeepsie, C. Honorable Mention: Kaela Fields, Sr., Kennedy, SS; Meghan Meyers, Lourdes, P; Sandy Spicer, So., Pawling, C; Jess Dubbioso, Jr., North Salem, P/3B; Patrice Grande, Sr., Kennedy, CF. Honorable Mention: Eilis Petrosino, Poughkeepsie.
League II-A: Casey Stevko, Sr., Tuckahoe, SS; Kimberly Malise, So., Hastings, C. Honorable Mention: Cassie McGrath, 8th., Tuckahoe, P; Alexis Kargbo, So., Tuckahoe, 3B; Roxanne Trama, Sr., Irvington, C. Coach of the year: Amy DiSalvo, Tuckahoe.
League II-B: Kelly Dillon, Sr., New Rochelle, 3B; Alesandra Greco, Sr., New Rochelle, 1B; Kimi Chiapparelli, So., Mamaroneck, SS; Brittany Mitchell, Sr., Ursuline, P; Lauren Filardi,, Sr., Ursuline, 3B; Essence Savinon, Sr., Ursuline, C; Tayler Falvey, Sr., White Plainss, CF; Danielle Sputo, Jr., White Plains, P. Honorable Mention: Jen Gottfried, Jr., Mamaroneck, P; Kellee Howell, Jr., Mount Vernon, C/P; Gabrielle Ciraco, Sr., New Rochelle, RF; Rebecca Karlin, Jr., New Rochelle, LF; Angie Rizzi, Fr., Ursuline, SS; Briana Chapman, Jr., White Plains, RF; Melissa Iarocci, Sr., White Plains, 1B. Coach of the year: Ted O’Donnell, White Plains.
League II-C: Brittany Blair, So., Saunders, P/3B. Honorable Mention: Jesenia Munoz, Jr., Lincoln, SS; Amanda Kiriakos, Fr., Saunders, P/OF. Co-Coach of the year: John Volpe, Saunders; Richard Fortuniwicz, Lincoln.
League II-D: Danielle Cacciola, Sr., Eastchester, P/SS; Kristin Martin, Sr., Eastchester, C; Ashley Petrone, Jr., Eastchester, OF; Andrea Abbatiello, Sr., Dobbs Ferry, P/3B; Bronwyn Bingham, Sr., Dobbs Ferry, SS; Raina Gorman, So., Ardsley, P/SS; Cassidy Wooten, Jr., Ardsley, P/SS. Honorable Mention: Casey Dell’Aera, Jr., Eastchester, OF; Francesca Chiodi, Jr., Eastchester, SS/P; Alexandra Cialini, Sr., Dobbs Ferry, P/3B; Alison Abbatiello, So., Dobbs Ferry, 2B; Jessica Rosenfeld, Sr., Ardsley, C/1B. Coach of the year: Chris Walpole, Eastchester.
League III-A: Alicia Marino, Sr., Pleasantville, P; Brandi Coon, So., Valhalla, SS; Diana King, So., Rye Neck, P/1B; Christina Rizzo, Sr., Westlake, P; Jenna Snyder, Sr., Westlake, C; Summer Horowitz, Sr., Briarcliff, 1B. Honorable Mention: Nickole Morgan, Sr., Rye Neck, C; Brianna Cefaloni, So., Rye Neck, SS; Courtney Sheehy,, So., Pleasantville, CF; Bianca Cevallos, Jr., Westlake, CF; Jaime Weinrach, Sr., Briarcliff, 3B; Jenna Saldi, Fr., Valhalla. Coach of the year: Nick DiPaolo, Westlake.
League III-B: Christie Lombardi, Se., Fox Lane, C; Jamie Weisser, Sr., Horace Greeley, 2B; Victoria Nuvoloni, Jr., Harrison, DP; Cyan Scarduzio, So., Ossining, SS; Cassie Lagana, So., Port Chester. Honorable Mention: Alexis Bazos, Fr., Fox Lane, P; Olivia Azrak, Sr., Fox Lane, CF; Christina DeCarlo, Fr., Harrison, P; Kiera Nemsick, So., Rye, 2B; Catherine Livingston, Sr., Rye. Coach of the year: Jeanine Maiolini, Port Chester.
League IV-A: Briana Keaveney, So., Clarkstown South, P/SS; Sara Herskowitz, Fr., Clarkstown South, C; Sami Iodice, Jr., Suffern, 3B; Kate Wood, So., Suffern, P; Megan Carbia, Sr., North Rockland, C; Chinyere Oti, Sr., Clarkstown North, 3B. Honorable Mention: Nicole Ritsick, So., Clarkstown South, 1B; Karly Fishkin, So., Clarkstown South, P/SS; Hayley Napier, Sr., Suffern, OF; Amanda Schweitzer, Fr., North Rockland, IF; Ashley Lew, Jr., Clarkstown North, SS; Deangie Jimenez, Fr., East Ramapo, SS. Coach of the year: Maura Heebink, Clarkstown South.
League IV-B: Paulina Gutkin, Jr., Tappan Zee, P; Dee Sinanaj, Sr., Tappan Zee, SS; Kelly Connolly, Jr., Tappan Zee, C; Deirdre O’Malley, Jr., Pearl River, C; Mandy McCarthy, Jr., Pearl River, P; Danielle DiModugno, Jr., Nanuet, C; Laura Marinello, Jr., Nanuet, CF; Lauren Capello, Jr., Albertus Magnus, P. Honorable Mention: Amanda Carroll, Sr., Tappan Zee, RF; Megan Trozzo, So., Tappan Zee, 2B; Sam Alicandri, Jr., Pearl River, SS; Erin Woods, Jr., Pearl River, 2B; Kim Sano, So., Albertus Magnus, 3B; Megan Sneeden, Fr., Nyack, C. Coach of the year: Gene Kousoulas, Tappan Zee.
State Scholar athlete teams (17 Section 1 teams recognized): Haldane, North Salem, Harrison, Pearl River, Tappan Zee, Rye, Lakeland, Eastchester, Panas, Briarcliff, North Rockland, Mamaroneck, Lourdes, Putnam Valley, Ursuline, White Plains, Yorktown.
Diamond 9 + 1: Brittany Mitchell, Ursuline; Alicia Marino, Pleasantville; Riley Peterson, Westlake; Bronwyn Bingham, Dobbs Ferry; Summer Horowitz, Briarcliff; Alana Kurtti, Clarkstown South; Alesandra Greco, New Rochelle; Maeve Carley, Tappan Zee; Tayler Falvey, White Plains; Catherine Livingston, Rye.
The Senior Game was at the beginning of the Month and Mahopac’s Teresa Ricci was named the MVP of the game going 4 for 4 so congratulations.
Now to the Softball Coaches Association Scholarship Award (in parenthesis is the college they will attend):
Anthony Zimbalatti Award: Kristin Martin, Eastchester (LaSalle)
Tony Toronto Award: Lauren Filardi, Ursuline (Iona)
Tom ” Skip” Walsh Award: Christie Lombardi, Fox Lane (University of Virginia)
James Mackenzie Award: Andrea Abbatiello, Dobbs Ferry (Furman)