Scholar Athletes
Scholar Athletes
By Ginger Geoffery


Three Canisius High School student athletes have been named Section VI Scholar Athletes for the 2018 fall sports season. The winners are Benjamin Lewis '19, John Rooney '19 and John Scrocco '19. They are listed with their respective sports below.

To be eligible for consideration for Scholar Athlete honors, students must be high school seniors, carry an overall grade point average of 90 or above for seven semesters, and be a starter or important reserve for his team.

Scholar Athletes:

  • Benjamin Lewis, cross country
  • John Rooney, golf
  • John Scrocco, volleyball

Additionally, the following Canisius High School student-athletes earned Scholar Athlete Honorable Mentions:

  • Benjamin Biniszkiewicz, cross country
  • John Collins, soccer
  • Patrick Frieary, volleyball
  • Phillip Frieary, volleyball
  • Seamus Galvin, cross country
  • Connor Garrett, soccer
  • Brian Herrmann, volleyball
  • Matt Jackson, golf
  • Joshua Kracker, cross country
  • Brendan Leong, volleyball
  • Jack Manka, volleyball
  • Nick Mecca, cross country
  • Maxim Murray, football
  • Alex Nemeth, soccer
  • Frano Rados, cross country
  • John Rehak, golf
  • John Vincent, soccer
  • Aidan Zamorski, cross country