AAU Liberty Belles Win Brewster Tournament By James Carman
The AAU Liberty Belles 13-year-old team: Bottom Row- Tara Turner, Kerry King, Ashley Perich, Kelly Simon and Vicky Hynes. Back Row- Assistant coach Margret Damo, Kelly Carman, Melissa Wysocki, Maral Jauadifar, Elieen Gaffney, Nichole Ellis, Shakia Leary. Not in the picture is Rockaway’s own, coach Dennis Cook.
The AAU Liberty Belles finished another great season. The 13 and 14 year olds went to Brewster, New York for a tournament against teams from around the area.
The 13-year-old team won all of their games.
The 14-year-old team played in the 15 year old division and won all their games.
There were players on both teams from the Rockaways, Broad Channel, Ozone Park and many other areas. The AAU Liberty Belles 14 Year Old Team: Sitting- Nichole Joseph and Sky Lindsay. Front Row- Morgan Shannon, Lorin Dixon, Bonnie Defina and Kristina Sardinas. Back Row- Assistant coach Marybeth Collins, Mia Gildman (partially hidden), Meghan Gaffney, Vianica Savons, Tiffanie Carman and Coach Sue Collins.
The girls can’t wait for the 2004 season.