Athletes of the Week: Cross country honorees and four from football

Editor’s note: This press release was provided by the Pelham (Union Free) School District.

Congratulations to the members of our cross country and football teams who were named PMHS Athletes of the Week.

Cross Country:

Several runners earned League Honors as follows:

All League Honorees

Stephen Liaskos – Grade 10

Chris Hartigan – Grade 11

Emma Van Praagh – Grade 9

All League Honorable Mention

Daniel Johnston – Grade 10

Gian Carlo Riehl – Grade 11

Lydia Whalen – Grade 9

Giovanna Vitale – Grade 11


Seniors Mark McNenney, Nick Senerchia and Spike Childs, and junior Flynn Bryan paced the football team in the Pelicans’ win over Beacon on October 24. McNenney had 6.5 tackles and anchored the offensive line that generated 380 yards. Senerchia had 3.5 tackles and had 1 rushing and 1 receiving touchdown. Bryan had 6 tackles and added 2 receptions for 27 yards and Childs had 5.5 tackles, including 1 for a loss.