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May 9, 2014
Long Beach High School seniors Josh Ayzenberg, Kellie Cannon and Liam Rafferty signed National Letters of Intent to play Division I sports next year.
Josh will be playing volleyball at Sacred Heart University. A four-year varsity starter, Josh has earned All-Conference, All-County honorable mention and All-County honors. He qualified for the All-Nassau tournament in his junior year and made the First All-Long Island team as a senior. He also qualified for the Top 10 U.S.A. Volleyball 17 and Under Team. Josh holds school records for career aces, single season aces and career digs. An honor roll student, Josh is a four-time scholar-athlete.
Kellie will be swimming for Fairfield University. She is a two-time state qualifier and a three-time All-County swimmer, who earned All-Long Island honors this year. Kellie has competed in the Eastern Zone Swimming Championships ten times and has qualified for the Senior Metropolitan swim meet for seven consecutive years. She has also competed in the Junior Olympics every year since she was 10. An honor roll student, Kellie is a scholar-athlete and a member of the National Honor Society.
Liam will be playing lacrosse at UMass Lowell. With 31 points on 23 goals and eight assists, Liam helped guide his team to the playoffs this year. This year's team captain, Liam was chosen by the coaching staff to wear the number 5, in honor of Corey Lovrich, a former Long Beach High School lacrosse star who died in 2012 at the age of 21 after battling cancer. Liam is a scholar-athlete and a member of the National Honor Society.