Fall 2011 High School Award Winners

High School students throughout the district were recognized on Monday for their accomplishments during the fall of 2011.

The held it's yearly Fall Sports Awards at the district Board of Education meeting on Monday, Dec. 19 at .

The following students were recognized for their excellence in athletics, community service, and academics during Fall 2011.

EDITOR'S NOTE: Not all award winners are listed here. Students who do not have media clearance are excluded from this list.

Colts Neck High School

Girl Scout Gold Award

  • Alissa Cappelleri

Community Service: Beauty Foundation Friends

  • Ben Palmieri

Freehold High School

Girls' Gymnastics

Overall State Champions, "Girls’ Gymnastics NJ Gymnastics Team of the Year" by The Star Ledger

Coach: Katie Pusz (Asbury Park Press-Coach of the Year)

Assistant Coaches: Lindsay Fuchs and Karissa Hearn


  • Brittany Cannarozzi
  • Jennifer King (Central Jersey Section I Gymnast of the Year – Star Ledger)
  • Rachel Kudler
  • Julia Lee
  • Alyssa Leitner
  • Shannon Scibor
  • Erica Vignola
  • Jenna Crisalli
  • Hanna Stokes
  • Cindy Viru
  • Shani Weiss

All-Shore Chorus

Music Director: Pamela Massimini


  • Julianne Scott – Junior Soprano 2 – Highest Score
  • Evan Kudish – Sophomore – Tenor 1
  • Erica Fishberg – Sophomore – Soprano 2
  • Matthew Showerman – Senior – Bass 1

Girls' Field Hockey

State Champions

Coach: Jerrilynn Acevedo (NJ 2011-2012 National Federation of High Schools Field Hockey Coach of the Year; NJSIAA 2011 Field Hockey Sports Award Winner)

Assistant Coach: Stan Parker

Team Members:

  • Taylor Martino
  • Sydney Duven
  • Lauren Bock
  • Katherine Luchino
  • Brooke Singer
  • Emily Long
  • Elizabeth White
  • Brianna Gross
  • Alexis Arancio
  • Haley Meade (1st Team All-Shore)
  • Christine Flotteron
  • Jessica Keelan
  • Lillian Raftopoulos
  • Melanie Gibson

Freehold Township High School

Girls' Field Hockey

Central Jersey Group IV State Champions

Coaches: Beth English (Asbury Park Press Coach of the Year & Star Ledger Monmouth County Coach of the Year – Field Hockey), Jackie Dunfee, Christina Nunez, Jess Goldberg & Kara Gardner

Team Members:

  • Eden Abrams
  • Jenna Cassara
  • Jenna DeMarinis
  • Jess English
  • Shannon Hancock
  • Megan Hazard
  • Tori Boylan
  • Amanda D’Amico
  • Heather DelGuercio
  • Danielle Hallacker
  • Lori Brennan
  • Breinne O’Donoghue
  • MaKayla Pak

Girls’ Soccer

Shore Conference Tournament Champions

Coaches: Dave Patterson, Erin Conrad, Shawn Levinson, Christine Pandolfo

Team Members:

  • Stephanie Barthel
  • Samantha Blair
  • Christina Camassa (1st Team All-Shore)
  • Kristen Cortez
  • Amanda Dailey (1st Team All-Shore)
  • Nicole Koretsky
  • Gabrielle Davis
  • Margaret Kowalski
  • Nicole Torres
  • Cassidy Maugeri
  • Ryan Jackson
  • Adrian Vitello
  • Hayley Pascoal
  • Dominique Anselmin

Cross Country

1st Team All-Shore

  • Dylan Tarpey

All-Shore Chorus


  • Kelsey McDonough
  • Natalie Sigismondi

Howell High School

Girls’ Cross Country

Central Jersey State Champions

Coach: John Hein

Team Members:

  • Kendal Hand
  • Amanda Ferraro
  • Jamie Hand

Girls' Field Hockey

First Team All-Shore

Coach: Elissa Connell

Assistant Coaches: Marylu Hansen & Kelli Isaksen

NJTEEA – Logo Design Contest Winner

  • Michael Boldt


Manalapan High School

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair Competition (ISEF)

  • Second Place in the Engineering Category: Andrew Feldman

Siemen’s AP Scholar 

Two students from each state are selected

  • Ilana Porter

All-Shore Chorus


  • Steven Braunstein
  • Gillian Cohen
  • Sabrina Gutwilik
  • Cassidy Rosenblatt

Marlboro High School

All-Shore Chorus

  • Aneesha Natarajan – Alto 1
  • Siera Rosen – Alto 1
  • Stephen Lieboff – Tenor 1

Girls’ Volleyball

Shore Conference Champions

Coach: Marge McNamara (Asbury Park Press and Star Ledger 2011 Girls’ Volleyball Coach of the Year)

Assistant Coach: Kelly Schweer

Team Members:

  • Lili Meng (1st Team All-Shore)
  • Jessie Xu
  • Hayley Unger
  • Anna Stolina
  • Marla Durand
  • Sydney Tuman
  • Melissa Vicino



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