Students from the East Greenbush Central School District competed in a Charity Kickball Tournament on Sunday at Howard L. Goff Middle School, raising $441.00 for the Rotary International Clean Water Project. The event was sponsored by the Student Advisory Council.
Ten teams of elementary students competed through four rounds of games.
The Curve Balls from Red Mill won the championship with an impressive 5-0 record, and defeated the Water Boys from Bell Top 13-10 in the championship game.
Special thanks to the many parents, students and staff members who assisted with the event, especially:
- Monica Walsh for organizing the brackets and coordination prior to the event
- Columbia Athletic Director Michael Leonard for providing all of the kickball equipment
- Goff Middle School Head Custodian Andy Smith for opening the building, setting up and taking down tables and chairs and garbage cans
- Each of the principals for helping student captains organize their rosters ahead of time and for promoting the event
- Sue Clarke for taking photos at the event and for assisting at the registration table
- Lisa Gabriel for assisting at the registration table
- Kim Turner for assisting with score keeping
- Kevin Leyhane, Meagan Asenbauer, Jeremy Dudley, Mark Seibert and John Caporta for supervising the games