NEW YORK – On Saturday, February 4th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Shoreham-Wading River Varsity Football Team at their annual brunch at Majestic Gardens to honor the team for their successful 2016 season. The team, led by Head Coach Matthew Millheiser and Assistant Coaches Tony Antonucci, Hans Wiederkehr, Doug Smiroldo and Aden Smith, won the Suffolk County Championship and the Long Island Class IV Championship during the fall season for the third consecutive year.
“As one of the top football teams on Long Island, the Shoreham-Wading River Wildcats have proven that dedication and perseverance can lead to great success,” said Legislator Anker. “I would like to congratulate all of the players and coaches whose hard work makes them exemplary role models for other teams in Suffolk County.”
Along with two championship titles, the Shoreham-Wading River Varsity Football Team was also awarded the Rutgers Trophy for the second time in the past three years. The Rutgers Trophy is awarded by the Rutgers Club of Long Island to the season’s outstanding football team in Suffolk County. For more information about the team, please visit: www.swrschools.org/athletics/athletics_information.
Pictured Above: Legislator Sarah Anker honored the Shoreham-Wading River Football team with a proclamation for winning two championship titles during the 2016 season. Press Release by Theresa Santoro. Press Release Made Available by Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker.
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