Milk Moves of the Week - May 1, 2019
Author: Roxanne Trama, NYSPHSAA Intern
Welcome to “Milk Moves of the Week” sponsored by Refuel With Chocolate Milk from the American Dairy Association North East! Outstanding athletic performance is evidence of practice, superior physical conditioning and good nutrition. Each week, we share a rundown from around the state of the top “Milk Moves” of the week as nominated by our member schools, coaches, media partners, and fans. No matter the sport, we want to share the accomplishments of NYSPHSAA student-athletes!
Girls Track & Field: Alissa Braxton (Commack) recorded a 40’ 5.5” triple jump at Penn Relays, good for the longest jump in the state so far this season.
Girls Lacrosse: Lauren Drillock (Pleasantville) earned her 200th career point with a 10-point performance, including 6 goals and 4 assists in a win over North Salem.
Baseball: Sean Flanagan (East Rochester) threw a two-hit complete game shutout with 5 strikeouts in a 1-0 win over Wayne.
Softball: Madi Gould (Whitehall) fired a perfect game and tallied 17 strikeouts in a 1-0 win over Fort Ann.
Boys Track & Field: Anthony Harrison (Ramapo) launched a discus throw of 198-5 at the Gold Rush Invitational. The throw was good for a new Section I record.
Boys Lacrosse: Bryce Johnson (General Brown) had a big day setting up his teammates as he finished with 1 goal and 6 assists in a win over Chenango Forks.
Softball: Koryn Rowe (Edwards-Knox) had three hits, including a grand slam, and knocked in seven runs in a win over Clifton-Fine.
Do you know of a deserving student-athlete that should be recognized? Tweet your nominations to @NYSPHSAA and use #MilkMoves!