members of the Island Trees HS boys soccer team enjoyed a nice dinner at the
Marriott on Dec. 4 with their families, celebrating both academic and athletic
achievements along with the rest of Nassau County Soccer's elite members.
seniors received awards. All-Conference honors went to Jon Rivera, Ted
Connelly, Devin Gaudiello, and Andrew Barbine. Jose Carvajal received
All-County and Conference A-7 MVP.
Ryan Willoughby and Dylan Cranmer received All-County Honorable Mention. Senior
Lucas Panebianco, who could not attend, also received All-Conference and was
also named Scholar Athlete. The team also received their plaque for
winning the conference.
the highlight of the night may have been when the boys received the Nassau
County Sportsmanship Award, presented by the Referee's Association and awarded
to only one team in the County based on the behaviors of the players, parents,
and coaches respectively.