School board president Greg Meyer said Tuesday night that the district will have to review its selective classification policy before moving forward. (Credit: Paul Squire)
The adoption of a long-discussed policy to allow exemplary young Riverhead athletes to compete in school sports at higher levels with students typically older than them has been tabled indefinitely, the Riverhead school board announced at Tuesday night’s meeting.
As eighth-graders, former Shoreham students Kari Quinn (left), Nick Bottari and Kaitlyn Brosco all excelled on varsity in their respective sports. (File photos)
After years of debate, the Shoreham-Wading River’s athletics program now has a “selective classification” policy on the books. (more…)