Brunswick (Brittonkill) Central School District believes participation in sports provides students
unique opportunities and experiences that teach teamwork, good sportsmanship and other qualities
that support a well rounded education.
If you have any questions, please
don't hesitate to e-mail Athletic
Director Donna VanZandt or call her office at 279-4600 ext. 2403.
Basketball Team Adds Championship Plaque to Trophy Case
The Tamarac girls varsity basketball team added their 2013 Wasaren League Championship plaque to the district’s trophy case on
Tuesday, May 21. The championship was the first for the girls
varsity basketball program since 1985, ending a 27-year drought
since the last championship. Congratulations to Samantha Casale, Rachel Doody, Jenna Erickson, Makenzie Flaherty, Jillian Gavin, Adiya Henderson, Chelsie Matala, Briana Matazinsky, Cassidy Medved, Alexandria Mitchell and Deirdre Werner!
Student Athletes Honored for Excellence in Academics
Congratulations to the boys and girls basketball teams who were named Scholar/Athlete Teams by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association. The teams received the recognition by earning at least a 90% team average for the second quarter. Congratulations!
Booster Club in Need of Members
The Tamarac Booster Club is currently in
need of members and needs to fill the vice-president, treasurer
and concession manager positions.
please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Modified Basketball Team Donates Gifts to Family in Need
The Tamarac 8th grade girls’ modified basketball team helped create a happy holiday for a community family in need this year by providing presents through an Adopt-A-Family program. Team members Maeve Doin, Kayla Doody, Jillian Galvin, Camille Gardner, Zoe Gliosco, Madison Gragnano, Lauren Kazunas, Lauren Lockrow, Caitlyn Roden, Gursimran Sahota, Gabrielle Tarbox, Grace Warrington and Magnolia Waters were set up with a family in need, shopped for gifts and wrapped them before their first home game. “Not only did they brighten the holiday season for a family right here in the Tamarac community, but they showed how much team spirit and solidarity they have, even off the court,” said teacher and coach Allison Maloy.
Senior Alyssa D'Aloia Sets School Record in Cross
Congratulations to Tamarac senior Alyssa D’Aloia who earned a 2012 Wasaren League Cross Country All-Star title and beat the school record after running the Saratoga Park 5K course on Oct. 23 in 20:39. Congratulations! Posted
Starting this school year, there will be an increased focus on concussions to keep student athletes safe. New York State mandated new rules for the school year to help coaches, students and parents identify symptoms of concussions. “We’ve always been cautious about this but there has been a renewed focus given all the recent medical information about concussions,” said Athletic Director Donna VanZandt.
Click here for more information, including resources for parents and students… Posted
Free Online Video Provides Advice for Parents of Student Athletes
Athletic Director Donna VanZandt recommends a
free online video for parents of student athletes
which is available here. The video provides strategies about how
parents can help make their student's competition in sports an
enjoyable experience. Posted 10/25/10.