Students Battle in Graybeard Three-Point Contest
On Wednesday night, 102 students around the community competed in the Fourth Annual Graybeard three-point contest at St. Francis de Sales gym. Students from third though the eighth grade stood by 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 Sharpshooter Finals during the pre-game and half-time show at the Graybeard All-Stars vs. Harlem Magic Masters game this Friday night, April 20 at 6:30 p.m.
Advance tickets are available at the Graybeard office or at the door tonight for a Friday night spectacular. It’s family fun for everyone. Food and beverages served in the small hall. For more information, visit www.graybeards.com.
Third Grade match up: Brooke Leahy vs. Chloe Murphy vs. Maeve Murnan (tie); Michael Tuffey vs. Aidan Harkins.
Fourth Grade match up: Caitlin Mullin vs. Margaret Murray; Mikey McManus vs. James Resker.
Fifth Grade match-up: Hannah Harkins vs. Rian Olivia Courtney; James Byrne vs. Kevin Connolly vs. Terence Mullin (tie).
Sixth Grade match-up: Katie Marquardt vs. Breanne McDonnell; Kenny Dean vs. Aidan Donahue vs. John Moran (tie).
Seventh Grade match-up: Nicole Gibson vs. Courtney McCool; Michael Bellettiere vs. Peter Tuffey.
Eighth Grade match-up: Matt DeCresenzo vs. Johnny O’Connor.
Honorable mention: Nico Allen, Sean Peter Mullen, Nicole Moran, Ian Byrne, Tom Resker, Katie Hughes, Dillon Abernathy, Elizabeth Meringolo, Robbie Rose, TJ Powderly, Kelly Ward, Matthew Coletta, Emma Meade and Ryan Moran.