The Fall athletic season has been an outstanding one for the Bay Ridge Prep Tigers! Each team qualified for the playoffs and the Tigers have another NYSAIS State Championship title! Here is an October 2019 Athletics Recap:
Varsity Cross Country
This fall, our Varsity Cross Country team had an amazing showing in the ISAL. Gregory Kuznetsov '21, won his first two track meets with the very impressive 5K times of 20:59 and 19:53. He also had an impressive second place finish in the the ISAL Championship meet.
Middle School & 5th/6th Cross Country
The Tigers showed up ready to run at Bay Ridge Prep's annual Shore Road Fall Invitational. Matthew Betro '24 came in first place for the 7th/8th Grade Boys, Sophia Saadi '26 took first place in the 5th/6th Grade Girls division and Joseph Bane '26 took first place in the 5th/6th Grade Boys division. Matthew Betro also had a first place finish at the ISAL Championship meet.
Boys Varsity Soccer
Varsity Boys Soccer had its best season to date, with a very competitive 6-3 record along with a trip to the ISAL Semi-Finals. Team Captain Moses Millman '20 played in his final soccer season as a Tiger and it was his best one yet. He scored triple hat tricks (3 goals in 1 game) this season and an impressive total of 17 goals this season.
Middle School Girls Volleyball
Middle School Girls Volleyball had a dominating season. They came in second place in the ISAL this year with a very impressive 7-1 record!
Girls Varsity Volleyball
Varsity Volleyball had a great showing in both the ISAL and the PSAA leagues this year. For the first time in five years, the Tigers qualified for the PSAA playoffs where they had a nail-biter of a match against Heschel School that ended their post-season run. The Volleyball team hosted a student vs. faculty game that ended with a 2-2 tie and also featured honors for seniors Ella Bakula-Rusk, Karina Guerrero, and Jessica Zuckerman.
Girls Varsity Tennis
Girls Varsity Tennis didn't just have an incredible performance this year in the PSAA League, they had a tremendous showing at the NYSAIS State Tennis Tournament! Deliala Friedman '21 represented the the Bay Ridge Prep Tigers at the tournament and brought home the state championship! Deliala is the first female in Bay Ridge Prep history to win a state tournament. Congrats Deliala!