Riverdale News & Stories
Athletes of the Week Are Announced
Posted 05/19/2017 11:42AM
The following students were named Athletes of the Week for April 17-May 14.
- May 8 to May 14: Marti Gendel '18 (track & field) and Alex and Harry Portnoy '20 (tennis). Marti finished 1st in the 3200M at the Ivy league meet. Alex and Harry finished league competition this season 13-0
- May 1 to May 7: Daniel Belfer '18 (baseball) and Gabby Herzig '17 (golf). Daniel's walk-off single earned Riverdale a 5-4 win over Saint Ann's. Gabby finished her senior season undefeated in the Ivy league.
- April 24 to April 30: Marnie Foster '17 (lacrosse) and the 4x400 boys' relay team (track & field). Marnie had five goals and two assists in a nail biting 15-14 win over Fieldston. Ernie Robertson '18, Tobias Wolfson '20, Willy White '19, and Aaron Miller '20 set a new Riverdale record with a time of 3:33.72.
- April 17 to April 23: Elie Genatt '20 (lacrosse) and Ross Krakower '19 (baseball). Elie had five goals and one assist in a 15-9 win over the Masters School. Ross had multiple hits, including one grand slam, in a 13-3 win against Trinity.