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Congratulations to the Middle School 8th grade Girls Basketball team on a very successful season with a record of 11-0!

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 This past weekend at the Nassau County Wrestling Championships wrestler Sal Guastella reached is 100th victory for Glen Cove! Sal is on pace to break the all-time win record next year! Great job!

Glen Cove Wrestling Takes 1st Place at the 25th Annual Cove Cup Wrestling Tournament on 1/6/18!

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Girls Varsity Tennis Team Wins Conference

Congratulations to Glen Cove High School’s girls varsity tennis team for its 14-0 season and earning the title of conference champions. The team had a spectacular year, including Trinity Chow being designated All-State. Trinity has played No. 1 singles on the team since seventh grade.  

The United States Tennis Association Eastern also honored Coach Christopher MacDonald. MacDonald was named Organizer of the Month for December.
The organization selects one passionate advocate who has made unique contributions within the community through tennis. MacDonald was recognized as an early adopter of the Net Generation program, which adds tennis to an elementary physical education curriculum. 


Article: USTA Tennis Organizer of the Month: December 2017



High School Seniors, Tatiana Guevara and Joseph Grella, receive Nassau Zone Outstanding Physical Education Student Awards this past Monday 12/11/17 at the Crest Hollow.

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Pictured Above – Director of Health, Physical Education & Athletics Peter Cardone, Joseph Grella, Tatiana Guevara, P.E. Teacher Peter Falen



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 5 Fall Sports Teams composed of 39 receive NYSPHAA Scholar Athlete Recognition! Great Job! GO BIG RED!

​District to Live Stream Varsity Athletic Events

The Athletic and Technology departments are excited to begin live sports streaming for the varsity sport teams. The pilot program will start with the broadcasting of six winter varsity sports games. In the future, the departments hope to broadcast all of the other seasonal sports. This initiative will allow Glen Cove Athletics to showcase its student-athletes, as well as the growing athletic program. Please tune into the first broadcast when the boys varsity basketball team takes on Harborfields High School on Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Go Big Red!

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Hank Paris Wrestling Tournament

This past weekend at the Hank Paris Wrestling Tournament the Glen Cove Wrestling team had two medal winners. Junior, Sal Guastella took 2nd in his weight class while the sophomore Isaiah Jackson took 1st at this prestigious tournament on 12/2/17! Go Big Red Wrestling.

Soccer Awards

 Two athletes from our Girls Varsity Soccer Team received awards at the Nassau County Girls Soccer Dinner on 11/27/17.

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Teaching Lacrosse

 Glen Cove High School Lacrosse players visit Connolly school to teach students about the sport of Lacrosse!

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Kopecky Named NY Jets High School Coach of the Week

The New York Jets has selected Glen Cove High School coach Peter Kopecky as the recipient of the New York Jets High School Coach of the Week award fueled by Gatorade. Through Gatorade’s partnership, the monetary award to benefit the school’s football program has doubled to $2,000.

Coach Kopecky will receive a Gatorade kit containing a cooler, fuel bars, Gatorade powder mix, squeeze bottles and much more. Along with this award, Glen Cove High School receives an automatic bid to compete in the 2018 New York Jets 7on7 Tournament. In addition, he is invited to watch the New York Jets play the Los Angeles Chargers on Dec. 24 from a luxury suite at MetLife Stadium, where he will be presented with a certificate and an award ball.

To read more about coach Kopecky’s honor, click on the following link:

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Senior, Trinity Chow finished her Tennis Career 16-0 in the regular season and earns All-State Honors this past weekend at Counties! Great job and congrats on your successful Tennis career at Glen Cove!

Glen Cove Volleyball Beats Jericho in a Tough 3-1 Battle! Go Big Red!


Vote for Glen Cove’s Jelson Bonilla 

Glen Cove High School’s soccer player Jelson Bonilla is one of six student-athletes in contention for the top boys soccer player on Long Island. News 12 Varsity’s Dylan Butler posted the contest in his story “Forecast 2017: Long Island Boys Soccer.”

To vote for Jelson, click on the following link: