HCCC Athletes & Coaches Deliver Bullying Program to Local Elementary Students
February 25, 2013
Members of Herkimer County Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams spent an afternoon during winter break at Westmoreland Road and Harts Hill Elementary Schools. The student-athletes and coaches conducted bullying presentations and activities with the students as part of the Athletic Department’s Adopt-a-School program which includes visits throughout the year to local elementary and middle schools to promote education, teamwork and civility. Harts Hill Elementary School Principal Lisa Putnam said, “The program was excellent! The students, faculty and I really appreciated the program!” Pictured at the Harts Hill Elementary program are (front row): Harts Hill students Joshua Komacek, Ophelia Parisi and Sofia Anderson. Middle row from left: Cross Country Coach Julie DelMedico, Allie Webb, Shileeka Williams, Victoria Seabrooks, Samantha Randio, and Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Jeremy Cingranelli. Back row from left: Anthony Lanieri, Women’s Basketball Coach Brad Gouger, Caanan Campbell, Jon Feiler, Kareem Brown and Men’s Basketball Coach Matt Lee.