G-Way Hoists Sorrentino Flag Football Trophy
Two flag football teams from the Sorrentino Recreational Center/ NFL/ PAL/ Parks and Recreation Flag Football League won their respective divisional championships this past Election Day.
A total of 8 eight games, including the playoffs and championships, were held at O'Donahue Park.
In the 8-11 year old championship, Sorrentino G-Way came back from a 13-0 halftime deficit to win 19-13 in a thrilling finish over Sorrentino Grimey. G-Way scored two touchdowns in the last five minutes of the game.
In the 12-14 year old divisional championship, G-Way defeated Team Green Sox, 40-6.
The winning teams will advance to the citywide championship and represent the borough of Queens on Saturday, November 10 at East River Park in Manhattan.
The 8-11 G-Way team will face the Bronx in the first round. G-Way will need to beat Manhattan and Staten Island/Brooklyn to win t he title.
The 12-14 G-Way team will need to defeat Staten Island and two other teams to hoist the championship trophy.
For further information, contact Stan Brown-Recreation Director or Bernard Robinson- Center Manager at 718-471-4818.
People can also visit the Sorrentino Center located at 1848 Cornaga Avenue.
Stan's Pepper Steppers demonstrated their skills at the IMG New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 4.