ScholarshipsUpdatedFriday September 3, 2021 byCarlos Ospina.
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The Sean Finnegan Award
Sean Finnegan was a magnificent young man who tragically lost his life in 2010. Those who knew Sean, knew how special a person he was. He was caring and kind and, most of all, a fantastic example for those around him. He played for many years in the Lynbrook East Rockaway Soccer Program and represented all that is good about the club. He believed in the value of sportsmanship within the game of soccer and it is with this in mind that this scholarship is awarded each year to the male and female high school senior player that possesses the same characteristics that Sean had.
The William Gardner Memorial Scholarship
The William Gardner Memorial Scholarship is presented by the Lynbrook East Rockaway Soccer Club to the graduating Lynbrook High School Varsity players who have exhibited leadership in academic achievement, and who have demostrated the greatest level of discipline and sportsmanship in competing on the field of play. The male and female Varsity Soccer team recipients of this award serve as exemplary role models in our community, as was William Gardner, a former Travel Soccer Coach, who lost his life on September 11th.