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Rocky Point Role Models Honored!

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High School seniors Clare Levy and Gary Russin were each named Suffolk Zone award winners by the New York State Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. They were honored at a recent dinner ceremony at Villa Lombardi’s in Holbrook. The award is presented annually to the top female and male senior physical education leaders in each Suffolk County high school. Clare and Gary were chosen for their outstanding character, leadership skills in schoolwide as well as physical education and health class activities, positive attitude toward instructional activities, scholastic achievements and being role models for their peers.

Clare, a three-sport scholar-athlete – captain of the soccer team, basketball team and lacrosse team – is also an AP Scholar and a member of the National Honor Society. She has received athletic scholarship offers for lacrosse and has chosen to attend Stony Brook University, where she plans to major in history. She also has numerous clubs and activities on her high school résumé, including Athletes Helping Athletes, Leaders Club and Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. She has coached both youth soccer and lacrosse.

Gary, a member of the football team, has an impressive list of accomplishments in addition to being an AP Scholar. He is the president of both the National Honor Society and History Honor Society, has been a recipient of several local awards and is involved in Athletes Helping Athletes, Compassion Without Borders and the Debate Club.
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