Athletics Highlights #9
This week's highlights feature MIFL All-League honors and two new Athletes of the Week, Liam Abraham ’23, Wrestling, and Stefan Darmanovic ’22, Boys Basketball.
Five Hackley Varsity Football Players Named MIFL All-LeagueThe Metropolitan Independent Football League made up of 13 schools over three states recently announced their All-League recipients. The student-athletes who were selected to be on the All-League Team represent the majority of the Independent Schools with football in the tristate area. Hackley School had five players selected to the 2021 All-League team.
Athletes of the WeekLiam Abraham ’23, Wrestling: Liam is currently 8-0 with seven of his wins coming by pin. Liam is a vital part of the wrestling program in its first year back in over 20 months.
- Iheukwumere Marcus ‘22 1st Team Offense
- Harrison Riopel ’23 1st Team Offense
- Luke Chiasson ’22 1st Team Defense
- Will Rao ’23 1st Team Defense
- Daniel Nuzum ’22 Honorable Mention
Stefan Darmanovic ’22, Boys Basketball: Stefan had impressive performances in his last two basketball games. On December 10 Stefan had 15 Points and 7 Rebounds against Dalton. On December 13 Stefan was second in scoring with 17 points in an 83-50 win over Fieldston.