May 17, 2019 | News
2019 Boys Athletic Awards Banquet

On Thursday, May 16, Palm Beach Day Academy’s Athletic Department celebrated the athletic achievements of the 7th – 9th Grade boys at the Annual Sports Banquets, held at the Sailfish Club overlooking the marina.

Athletes, their parents, and several members of the PBDA administration and faculty spent the evening reflecting on the many wins and learnings on the field and courts throughout the ’18-’19 year. The evening began with opening remarks by Athletic Director Paul Cicio who, alongside Patti Griffin, honored the Walter H. Butler Field Day Captains. This year’s awards went to the winning Pelican Captains Dhru Patel, as well as Flamingo Captain Danny Beck. Following, the banquet honored this year’s Field Day Maddock Winners Tyler Aronson and Charlie Scotto.


Congratulations to all the JV and Varsity Athletes and to the following 2019 Athletic Award winners:

John L. Thompson Sportsmanship – Jack Dillon

Varsity Most Improved Award – Werner Salminen

Varsity Coaches Award –  Jameson Hocher and Jay Wexler

JV Most Improved Award –  Michael Munroe

JV Sportsmanship Award – Nikolai Dutkewych

JV Coaches Award – Bertie Azqueta

Fitness Awards – Jonathan Schram and Colin Nicoletti

Flag Football Award  – Tyler Aronson

Boys Soccer Award – Garvey Beall and Charlie Scotto

Boys Basketball Award – Leo Byrne

Boys Lacrosse Award – Tyler Lamm and Charlie Scotto

Golf Award – Dhru Patel and Bennett Stone 

Tennis Award – Jay Wexler


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