Surrounded by proud parents, coaches and friends, 19 students who have chosen to continue their athletic journeys at some of the nation’s top colleges in the fall were honored at a ceremony on Nov. 9.

During the event, the athletes were commended for the time and dedication they have given to their respective sports.

The Shoreham-Wading River School District extends its congratulations to the following students:

Jesse Arline, Stony Brook University, lacrosse
Tom Brady, New Jersey Institute of Technology, baseball
Danny Cassidy, Stony Brook University, lacrosse
Andrew Colalillio, SUNY Brockport, lacrosse
Kevin Cutinella, UMASS Amherst, lacrosse
Amanda Dwyer, Monmouth University, cross-country/track
Taylor Flanagan, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, field hockey
Chris Gray, Boston University, lacrosse
Alexandra Hays, Columbia University, cross-country/track
Miles Kelly, College of Charleston, baseball
Alexandra Kuhnle, William & Mary, soccer
Nick Manesis, West Point, baseball
Melissa Manzello, Tufts University, field hockey
Joe Miller, United States Naval Academy, lacrosse
Brian Morrell, University of Notre Dame, baseball
Tyler Pepper, Felician University, baseball
Haley Rose, Assumption College, lacrosse
Maria Smith, Marist College, cross-country/track
Sophia Triandafils, Penn State, lacrosse