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May 12, 2021

Local High School Athletes Commit to Collegiate Sports Teams

Photo courtesy of Larry Levanti, CBA

Fourteen members of the Christian Brothers Academy class of 2021 celebrated their commitments to play college athletics on April 14. The following CBA senior student-athletes committed during spring signing period:

  • Jason Asare – University of Chicago, track & field
  • Ethan Beyer – Muhlenberg College, soccer
  • Chris DeSousa – Penn State University, cross country/track
  • Henry Escandon – Catholic University, baseball
  • Colin Farrell – Gettysburg College, basketball
  • Adrian Foley – Columbia University, crew
  • Joseph Giamanco – Hofstra University, golf
  • Joseph Marini – Catholic University, baseball
  • Jack Martinek – Stevens Institute of Technology, swimming
  • Brendan McHugh – Tufts University, crew
  • John Morreale – Stevens Institute of Technology, fencing
  • Sam Nini – Davidson College, wrestling
  • Christian Ricci – Cornell University, track & field
  • Colin Stevens – Sacred Heart University, volleyball

“On behalf of the entire CBA community, I would like to congratulate these young men and their families on their great achievement,” said Director of Athletics Michael Mazzaccaro. “Through countless hours of hard work spent on both academics and athletics, these student-athletes have proven themselves worthy of competing and excelling at the next level.”

These 14 seniors join the 13 classmates that made their college athletic commitments in the fall of 2020.