Varsity Peglegs Football Win!
Varsity Football Win! Stuyvesant beat Cardozo 25-22 at Flushing Memorial Field on September 22. Principal Eric Contreras cheered the Peglegs on with his son and inspired the team with a sideline visit! The Peglegs’ first home game is this Friday, September 28 at Pier 40 (JV and 4:00pm and varsity at 6:00pm).
Photos by Susan Fennessey:
1. Senior Wide Receiver Tim Marder (#25) catches a pass and scores the first touchdown of the game.
2. Junior Owen Potter (#18) celebrates a defensive touchdown after recovering a Cardozo fumble forced by Senior Damian Wasilewicz (#75), who sacked the Cardozo Quarterback. Owen is swarmed by Seniors Shin Bamba (#34) and Damian Wasilewicz (#75) and Juniors Patrick Fennessey (#5) and Samson Badlia (#63).
3. Senior Wide Receiver Ariel Melendez (#17) rushes for a touchdown while Senior Offensive Tackle Akul Aryan (#58) blocks.
4. Junior Quarterback Lucas Dingman (#8) scores the game-winning touchdown, propelled by seniors Ariel Melendez (#17), Kevin Chan (#22), Matthew Deutsch (#56), Akul Aryan (#58), Damian Wasilewicz (#75), and Ian Sulley (#76), and Junior Henry Liu (#70).