Schuylerville Athletics recognizes student athletes at varsity banquet

Varsity banquetThe Schuylerville Athletics Department recognized more than 200 varsity student athletes during the district’s first annual varsity sports banquet on Tuesday, June 2 at The Holiday Inn in Saratoga.

The banquet’s key note speaker was Abby Martin, a 1998 Schuylerville High School graduate who went on to play field hockey at the University of North Carolina. Martin spoke about her time at Schuylerville High School where she played three sports, received several honors and helped her field hockey team to the state championships in 1995 and 1996.

Also during the banquet, the Schuylerville Male/Female Athletes of the Year were announced, with Josh Thomas and Sara Baker receiving the honor. Mike Burkett and Elizabeth Watson were named Scholar Athletes of the Year. Schuylerville’s senior athletes were recognized with a gift from the booster club and former Schuylerville Field Hockey Coach Beth Scuirba was also recognized with a plaque.