The following photo gallery depicts all 20 teams made up of middle and high school teachers and students that battled in a double elimination tournament. On the winning team, SSL all-star three point shooter, Danielle O’Brien and boys varsity center, Aiden Glennon owned the outside and inside game with Social Studies teacher, Brian Smith directing the play at the point.
That’s Bull Spit: Math teacher Nick Liquori and his teammates John Ellard and Julia DiCienzo.
Two Thorns and a Rose: Jakigh Marcilen, Kyra Rose and AD Gary Graziano
Shannon Lindahl and Shawn Ward at the desk; Shannon organized the tournament.
Danielle O’Brien boxes out Social Studies teacher, Sandy Lombardi.
Tyler Murphy takes a break before his next game.
Math teacher Lauren Rizzotti with Mike McPeck and John Glennon made up the team called Frazzled.
The Kekambas included Dan and Joe Kimball and middle school teacher Marcia Beatty
Mickey Burns, Special Ed teacher Damien Ricci and Social Studies teacher Sandy Lombardi made up the team, Flagrant Fouls
Special Ed Coordinator Sharon McGonnigal, Maddie Olsen and Andrew Starkey = Hoops, There It Is
Joanne White has confidence
Rich MacAllister and Lauren Rizzotti determine who gets first possession
John Retchless, Supt. of Schools and Alan Cron, RHS Principal
Tyler and Lexi Murphy joined Dan Biggins on The Bigg Murphs.
3 on 3 action:Vertically Challenged vs. Frazzled
Chris Burnieika filled in on Erika, Please Pass the Ball
Diana Mitchell, girls varsity basketball coach, is ready to go.
The fans were out for this huge tournament
Jakigh, your team is on the court.
Aiden Glennon is thinking ahead.
Ryan Struzziery, Patrick Finn and Erin Field made up a team called Toaster Struzzies
Greg Banks, Diana Mitchell and Caroline Kilduff made the Dream Team.
Social Studies teacher, Rich MacAllister, Hope Geary and Matty O’Brien were Veritcally Challenged
Chris Penney, Pete Tolan, and Natalie Draicchio were Chuck University. Pete Tolan subbed for Chuck McDonald.
The Black Mambas: Sydney McKenna, Jen Wozniak and Jared Ochenduszko. Woz was a last minute sub for John Retchless
Benchwarmers: Ashley Murphy, Matt Dunn and Math teacher, Steve Casagrande
Danielle O’Brien, Aiden Glennon and Brian Smith won the 3 on 3 Nets for Nets Tournament.
The Penalty Box was made up of Asst. Principal Kathy Paulding, Jake Lauria and Joe Campanile
Erika, Please Pass the Ball: Erika Ochenduszko, Chris Burnieika and Steve Norris were favorites to win the tournament
Harrison Shields, teacher, Emily Murphy and Josh Thompson: Beauty and the Beasts
Ryan Leavitt, Emily Beatrice and middle school teacher, Ron Ricciarelli were the team called Hittin’ That
Adiza Alasa, Brooke Jones, Jake Crawford and middle school teacher Matt Vincenzi were Cookies and Milk. They came in second in the tournament.
Patrick Finn goes to the hoop against Dr. Cron while Ryan Struzziery and Caitlin Yannizzi look on.
Dr. Cron, Caitlin Yannizzi and Joanne White were the Alcron Trio.
photos by Haley Macray and Hannah Boben