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SCC Fall 2017 Scholar Athletes, presented by Blanchette Sporting Goods

Blanchette Sporting Goods is the presenting sponsor of the Southern Connecticut Conference Scholar Athlete Recognition program.

The SCC Scholar Athlete recognition program recognizes the “best of the best” in the SCC.  Recipients are selected by their school’s coaches and athletic directors. Recipients must have a minimum of a B (3.0) average overall and be a varsity letterwinner. Recipients should also demonstrate leadership qualities by: being a positive role model for other students both on and off the field; exhibiting an ability to help a teammate overcome adversity; showing a commitment to self-improvement; and putting the needs of the team before  themselves.

Fall 2017 Recipients

Amity Regional – Joseph Sugarmann (cross country), Danyu Hu (cross country)

Branford – Charles Longway (cheerleading), Autumn McHenry (field hockey)

Career – Charles Sakouvogui (soccer), Alexandra Queen (volleyball)

Cheshire – Brendan Murray (cross country), Elizabeth Boyer (swimming)

Daniel Hand – Brian Casagrande (football), Taylor Leckey (field hockey)

East Haven – Kylie Schlottman (volleyball), Justin Fonacier (football)

Fairfield Prep – Chris Massaro (crew), Drew Newcomb (cross country)

Foran – Addison Poffenberger (soccer), Gabrielle Tunucci (swimming)

Guilford – Julia Hyman (volleyball), Thomas Mitzelfelt (soccer)

Hamden – Alessandra Pinedo (volleyball), Dylan Zack (football)

Hillhouse – Kayla Beamon (volleyball), Manassek Bekele (cross country)

Jonathan Law – Rhea Grant (soccer), Mike Loschiavo (cross country)

Lauralton Hall – Caitie Lynch (soccer)

Lyman Hall – Brian Oliveira (cross country), Nicole Cislo (swimming)

Mercy – Katharine Sadak (field hockey), Jillian Pernerewski (soccer)

North Haven – Katie Rogers (soccer), Jackson Frank (cross country)

Notre Dame-  Frank Paine (football), Liam Nuttall (cross country)

Sacred Heart Academy – Claire Donelan (field hockey)

Sheehan – Christine Thorp (soccer), Stephen Fengler (cross country)

Shelton – Andrew Cordes (soccer), Courtney Litts (soccer)

West Haven – Megan Patterson (volleyball), James Delgado (tennis)

Wilbur Cross – Denisel Cerda (cross country), Will Suzuki (soccer)

Xavier – Owen Curran (cross country), Will Levis (football)

In business since 1968, Blanchette Sporting Goods is located on 425 Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton. Visit them at or call (203) 929-6331.