Benjamin Hurd, a 2017 graduate of PMHS and captain of Pelham's NY State championship varsity hockey team the same year, is up for LoHud hockey player of the decade.
The Pelham Community Rowing Association Boys team of Abe Eligator, Julian Callegari, Oliver Rayner, Gabe deLasa and coxswain Sophia Leun had another successful regatta, highlighted by winning the Gold Medal in the Boys U19 4+. Philly Youth.
The City of New Rochelle will celebrate former resident and NY Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera’s unanimous selection into this year’s baseball Hall of Fame with `Mariano Rivera Day’ tomorrow, Saturday, July 28 with a pinstripe parade.
The Swim Across America Long Island Sound chapter kicked off its summer fundraising season at the NYAC Travers Island in Pelham Manor on July 12 with 55 swimmers raising over $60,000 for local cancer research, prevention and treatment.
Zach Heese, PMHS 2014, and Danny Madden, Iona Prep 2014, qualified for the Senior U.S. National Team when their mens lightweight quadruple sculls boat won the final during team trials held at Mercer Lake in West Windsor, NJ on Wednesday, July 10.
The PMHS girls basketball team is competing for the second season in the O’Hara Summer Basketball League in Irvington. With wins against Eastchester, Byram Hills, host Irvington and Dobbs Ferry, Coach Tim Pitrulle’s squad is 4-1 thus far, with two games next week and playoffs the week after.
See PDF lists with the names of the 3-Sport, 2-Sport & 1-Sport PMHS Senior Athletes who received those awards at the Booster Club Dinner on June 6. A PDF of the Coaches Awards is also posted.
Trinity College field hockey captain Chandler Solimine of Pelham is among seven women nominated to represent the New England Small College Athletic Conference as its NCAA Woman of the Year nominee. A committee of conference administrators will select the NESCAC’s representative for the award.
Pelham Memorial High School senior Jennifer Bell has been named a NISCA/Speedo High School All America Diver for the third consecutive year. The National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association awarded Bell the honor following her senior season diving for the PMHS Women’s Swimming and Diving Team coached by Chris Driwinga.
Seniors Jeremy Camiguel and Nick Lapponese and juniors Sean O’Brien and Ajdin Pelinkovic were named PMHS Athletes of the Week for their roles in helping the rugby team win its third state championship. In the semifinal against Syracuse, Pelinkovic made numerous tackles defending the goal line and gained many yards through the heart of the defense. In the same game, O’Brien led the scrum to a dominant performance. In lineouts he was a fantastic lifter helping secure lineout balls.
Chelsea Piers announced that Chelsea Piers Aquatics Club swimmers Kate Douglass and Maxine Parker have qualified for the 2020 USA Swimming Olympic Trials. The competition will serve as the sole qualifier for swimmers on the 2020 US Olympic Team for the games in Tokyo.
Max Middleton and Cooper Winburn won first place in their divisions in Pelham's Fourth Annual Junior Home Run Derby held on May 17.
Seniors Violet Massie-Vereker, Kieran Gilchrist and Nora Tahbaz, juniors Jack Golden, Aiden Bennett, and Charlotte Howard, and sophomores Haley Wall, Brett Bober, Luca Rivera, Caroline Veteri and Catie Woods were named PMHS Athletes of the Week.
The 2019 John Marshall Award was presented to Shea Humphrey by the Pelham Recreation Commission on Monday, May 13. For the last few years he has attended many of the games of PMHS hockey, football and other teams and has been one of the most enthusiastic fans at those games.
The Pelham Girls 4 x 400 team was the Peter K. Oley 1600m Girls Champion at the 42nd Annual Doc Rasbek Relays in Irvington, NY today. Pictured are Brett Bober, Haley Wall, Violet Massie-Vereker, and Luca Rivera
Seniors Alex Walker, Peyton Rees, Jeremy Camiguel, KP Boggs, Ella Stern, Charlie Miske, Sara Veteri and Madelyn Dunbar, junior Catherine Taubner and sophomore Juan Carlos Matos were named PMHS Athletes of the Week.
Senior Claudia Dodge and sophomore Molly Terraciano were named PMHS Athletes of the Week for helping the girls’ lacrosse team get off to a fantastic start to the season.
Girl Scout Kimberly Rosell's second "Empathy Towards All" Volleyball Tournament was held on March 30 with members of the Village of Pelham Board and Village police and firefighters among the competitors.
PMHS senior Kevin Coleman, star catcher for the varsity baseball team, was honored with the prestigious Con Edison Scholastic Sports Award for the week of April 3. In recognition of his award Coleman was recently interviewed on WHUD radio by Rich Leaf.
PMHS senior Kate Douglass recently competed at the Speedo Sectionals swim meet in Ithaca, NY and had several great races. Most notable was a new best time in the 50yard free—21.67 which moves her to #3 all-time in the 17-18 age group, behind only Olympians Simone Manuel and Abbey Weitzeil. That time would have earned her 8th place at the NCAA Championship a few weeks ago.
The Pelham Board of Education has been presented with a proposal to name the current turf multipurpose field at the Glover Complex in honor of the late Anthony Senerchia Jr. and is seeking input from the Pelham community at its meeting at 8:15 pm on Tuesday, April 9 in the Middle School Library.
Ib photo, left to right, Coach Justin Thomas, Players Luke Green, Timmy Meyer, Luke Ravitz, Alex Esteverena, Callum Reen, Cooper Winburn, Patrick Gardner, Alessio Johnson, Teddy Johnson and Coach Matt Henson