Williston Northampton holds ceremony for 14 college commitments

  • Williston Northampton had 14 athletes commit to college on Monday. Front from, left to right: Emma Gentile, Rachel Burke, Maura Holden, Abbie Coscia, Claudia Capone and Sally Alrutz. Back row, left to right: Jake Goodman, Joey Ford, Christian Anzeveno, Gavin Girardin, Thomas Thibault, Solomon Neuhaus and Tyler Thomas. Not pictured, Josh Ofili. COURTESY WILLISTON NORTHAMPTON

Published: 2/5/2019 7:54:45 PM

Three players from the Williston Northampton football team made their college commitment on Monday.

They were among 14 athletes who were recognized during a ceremony at the Easthampton school on Monday.

The girls and boys lacrosse teams each had two players commit, as did the girls hockey and boys basketball teams.

The girls swimming, boys track & field, and girls water polo teams had one player apiece.

Christian Anzeveno will play football for Trinity, while his Wildcat teammates Josh Ofili (Brown) and Thomas Thibault (Columbia) will face each other on the gridiron in the Ivy League.

Claudia Capone will play for the Trinity women’s hockey team, while Maura Holden will join the women’s hockey team at Hamilton.

Girls lacrosse teammates Rachel Burke and Emma Gentile will head in opposite directions. Burke will play at St. Lawrence in upstate New York, while Gentile will head to Wofford in South Carolina.

Gavin Girardin will join the men’s lacrosse team at Nazareth, while Williston teammate Joey Ford is headed to Merrimack.

Solomon Neuhaus and Tyler Thomas of the boys basketball team are each headed south. Neuhaus will play for Gettysburg, while Thomas, a Connecticut native, will play for Sacred Heart.

Two athletes will compete in Division I in Rhode Island. Sally Alrutz will swim for Providence, while Jake Goodman will compete for Bryant track & field.

Abbie Coscia will play water polo for Bucknell.

Daily Hampshire Gazette Office

115 Conz Street
Northampton, MA 01061


Copyright © 2020 by H.S. Gere & Sons, Inc.
Terms & Conditions - Privacy Policy