Rockaway Students Battle In 3-Point Contest
On Wednesday night, over 80 students around the peninsula competed in the Third Annual Graybeard 3-Pont Contest at St. Francis de Sales gym. Students from grades three to eight stood behind the 3-point arch and threw up their best shoots with the clock ticking away.
After all the shooting was finished, the following student athletes have won a finalist spot and will compete in the Finals during the Pre-game show before the Graybeard All-Stars and the Harlem Magic Masters on Friday night, April 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets are available at the door at St. Francis gym. It’s family fun for everyone. See www.graybeards.com for more info. Third grade match up: Catlin Mullin vs. Margaret Murray; Mikey Mc- Manus vs. Terence Marten Fourth grade match up: Hannah Harkins vs. Grace Collins; Jack Casey vs. Jack Mullally Fifth grade match-up: Grace DeCrescenzo vs. Carly McCann; A. Donuhue vs. K. Dean vs. TJ Powderly. Sixth grade match-up: Keely Mc- Eachern vs. Emma Meade; Michael Bellettiere vs. Peter Tuffey. Seventh grade match-up: Kyle Strehle vs. Ryan Moran. Eighth grade match-up: Charles Gavigan vs. John Whelan; Cassie Moriarty vs. Emma Knox.