Eight fall varsity teams named NYSPHSAA Team-Scholar Award recipients

Congratulations to the eight Minisink Valley High School fall sports teams who have recently been named by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) as Team-Scholar Award recipients.

To receive this state recognition, a varsity team must maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 90 percent.

Teams are:

1.    Girls Cross Country – 94.467
Girls varsity cross country team







2.    Game Day/Football Cheerleading – 93.892
Girls varsity cheer team








3.    Girls Tennis – 92.788
girls varsity tennis team







4.    Girls Swim/Dive – 92.768
girls varsity swim team








5.    Girls Soccer – 92.719
girls varsity soccer team








6.    Boys Soccer – 92.166
boys varsity soccer







7.    Volleyball – 92.085
girls varsity volleyball team








8.    Boys Cross Country – 90.388

boys varsity cross country team








“At the end of each sports season, the NYSPHSAA honors those teams and individuals that excel in the classroom,” said Athletic Director Tim Bult. “To have eight teams honored  with this recognition is a wonderful acknowledgment of our student athletes’ commitment to  academic success.  It also is a reaffirmation of the dedication our coaches and parents have to academic achievement  while playing sports. ”