Athletics

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Matteo DeVincenzo
Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics
631-474-8196
mdevincenzo@comsewogue.k12.ny.us

‚ÄčAbout 

As the Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics, I would like to welcome all of you to the 2017-2018 school year. I am extremely excited about the new school year. At Comsewogue, we have fifty-eight athletic teams and are fortunate to have outstanding athletic facilities at both the high school and JFK. Twenty-one of our twenty-four varsity athletic teams were named NYS Scholar Athlete Team Award Recipients last school year.  We recently were named a School of Excellence for having more than 75% of our teams qualify as NYS Scholar Athlete Teams. Our fitness facility at the high school continues to be used by our physical education classes and our athletic teams. All of our grass fields are being used by our physical education classes and athletic teams. The three tennis courts at the middle school and six tennis courts at the high school continue to be widely used by students and community members. We have a new track at the high school that was completed in September of 2015 and our turf field was redone this fall. We recently added a spin room for small PE classes and our athletic teams.

The Physical Education and Health departments continue to strive towards having all students establish life-long fitness skills.  As educators it is our responsibility to instill the qualities of a healthy mind and body. At the primary and secondary levels the Health and Physical Education curriculum will continue to be aligned with New York State Learning Standards. At the high school we are very excited about our project adventure course that will be used in physical education this school year. At the elementary level we incorporated a walking/running unit into our curriculum.  We hope that all of our schools and the Comsewogue community will be participating in our annual 5K Warrior Music/Athletic Scholarship Race and Fun Run that is open to all. It is a great event that is part of the wonderful history that we have at Comsewogue. The date for this year’s Warrior Scholarship Run will be Sunday, May 20, 2018. Stay tuned for upcoming information on how to register.

Our Program

Our interscholastic athletic program will follow four basic principles that will be the foundation of Comsewogue Athletics.

• Commitment/Dedication: Commit to the sport you have decided to participate in and dedicate yourself to be the best you can be.

• Passion: Believe in what you are doing and make it an important part of your life.

• Effort: Work hard and good things will happen.

• Have Fun: Enjoy what you are doing and make the most of each moment.

You can also go to the Section XI website for information pertaining to Suffolk County Athletics and our sports teams' schedules.

Contact Information

Should you ever have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to call me or stop by my office located in the high school. My office phone number is 631-474-8196 (fax 631-474-8175) and my e-mail address is mdevincenzo@comsewogue.k12.ny.us

I am excited about the new school year and I am proud to be a part of the Comsewogue team.

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Go Warriors!