The Solaris gym was filled with young competitors aiming to win prizes in a basketball contest. One solo female entry, Amanda Geyer, walked away with first place in the three point contest.
On Saturday November 19th, 2010 the Yorktown Teen Center and Solaris Sports Club sponsored Saturday Night Swoosh, three point and foul shot contests. Over 30 youth competed in the events.
Winners of the Three Point Contest middle school division were: first place, Amanda Geyer, seventh grader at Mahopac Middle School; second place Ryan Hill eighth grade and Aiden Donnelly, sixth grader, both from Mildred E. Strange Middle School. The high school three point division winners were Billy Arnold first place and Michael Monteruli second place. Foul Shooting winners were: Nick DeGennaro, first place; Ryan Hill second place and Jamison Embury, third place.
Yorktown Teen Center is a 501c3 charity corporation established in August 2009. Its mission is to provide safe, positive, enriching, fun, supervised programs for teens. The center is located in room 102 at the Yorktown Community and Cultural Center, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown, New York. For more information about the center or other upcoming events contact the Yorktown Teen Center by calling 914-245-0275 or email firstname.lastname@example.org