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Athletic Awards

The Glen Cove Junior Football & Cheerleading program held its annual awards ceremony on Friday, Jan. 25 at Glen Cove High School.  The more than 200 junior football players and cheerleaders who took part in the program during the 2012 season received trophies or medals and a commemorative yearbook.  

Six football players were honored with the prestigious Ironman Award for their commitment to the program.  This year’s 8 Year Ironmen are Quadir Akines, Thairese Farr, Zachary Hasbrouck and Austin Maccarone.  The 7 Year Ironmen are Jared Jackson and Michael Poncet.  Pony Cheer coach, Sue Payton, also honored Jessica Bellomo with the Golden Megaphone award for her dedication and hard work.  Jessica has been cheering on the junior football players for nine consecutive seasons.

 It’s time to sign up your young football players and cheerleaders (ages 5-14).  Registration for the 2013 season will be held on Saturday, March 9 and Saturday, March 16 at Glen Cove City Hall from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.