NYSPHSAA Announces Winter 2021 Scholar-Athlete Teams and Individuals
Date Posted: 03/24/2021
Author: Chris Watson, Director of Communications
NYSPHSAA Announces Winter 2021 Scholar-Athlete
Teams and Individuals
Latham, NY- The New York State Public High School Athletic Association Inc. (NYSPHSAA) announces its winter 2021 scholar-athlete teams and individuals. This is the 29th year the NYSPHSAA has conducted the Scholar-Athlete program, which is sponsored by Pupil Benefits Plan, Inc. and the American Dairy Association North East.
This winter NYSPHSAA recognized 1,624 Scholar-Athlete teams and 17,897 individuals. A total of 430 schools across the state participated in the Scholar-Athlete program which honors schools each of the seasons there is interscholastic competition. Additional deadlines are available for schools and sections offering sports at different times.
“I congratulate the scholar-athletes who have been recognized for the hard work, commitment and excellence in the classroom,” said Dr. Robert Zayas, NYSPHSAA Executive Director. “We continue to be extremely proud of this program which highlights the great work our student-athletes are doing in the classrooms. To see nearly 18,000 scholar-athletes honored is a testament to the incredible young men and women we have in our member schools.”
The full list of Scholar-Athlete teams for the winter 2021 season can be found here.
The full list of Scholar-Athlete individuals for the winter 2021 season can be found here.
The 2021 fall season II and the additional winter Scholar-Athlete submission period will begin on Monday, April 5th and will close on Monday, May 3rd.
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The New York State Public High School Athletic Association Inc. is a non-profit, voluntary, educational service organization composed of public, parochial, and private schools dedicated to providing equitable and safe competition for the students of its member schools. The organization conducts 32 championship events and governs the rules and regulations of high school athletics in New York State. Membership is open to secondary schools providing interschool athletic activities for boys and girls in grades 7-12.