Prisamt the sailor man— Senior josh Prisamt (second from left) hangs overboard while sailing. Prisamt hopes to someday compete in the Olympics. Photos reproduced by permission of Josh Prisamt

Senior’s Sailing Olympic Fantasea May Just Become A Reality

By Gabe Lefkowitz The captain faced the bow. As his forty-seven-foot boat raced around Long Island, he could feel the weight of the trophy in his hands. At last, his boat glided through the finish line: first place. For a fifteen-year-old racing against adults, the victory was momentous. Josh Prisamt’s sailng career started long before[…]

Skating Cece—Sophomore Cece Schnall chases the puck during a game. She started playing hockey when she was three.  Photo reproduced by permission of Cece Schnall

Student Athletes Showcase Their Talents Outside of South: Cece Schnall

By Gabe Lefkowitz Sophomore Cece Schnall started skating when she was three. Her mother originally wanted her to figure skate, but she revered her brother—who played hockey—and wanted to follow in his footsteps, insisting on wearing only hockey skates. Since then, she has loved hockey. Her team’s training consists of running followed by working with[…]

Student Athletes Showcase Their Talents Outside of South: Lucas Cowen

By Gabe Lefkowitz Junior Lucas Cowen started rowing in ninth grade for a club team. Cowen’s team travels around the northeast to compete in various regattas; while there, he is also scouted by college coaches. Cowen practices at a facility in Port Washington for 2.5-3 hours six days a week. Being someone who takes crew[…]