Anthony has been a four-year varsity player and selected Team Captain for in his senior season. He is also a 3-year player for the lacrosse team. The left tackle participated in the Southern Dutchess Packers and Patriots program throughout his youth before coming to Lourdes. His experiences through these four years include a most memorable trip to the New York State Final Championship game at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse where Anthony had the chance to play in his sophomore year. In his senior season, Anthony earned All-Section honors and was named Most Valuable Lineman in the league.
Expressing gratitude for all the opportunities Warrior Football has afforded him, Anthony said, “I really want to thank the entire OLL coaching staff, faculty and my teammates as I would not be moving onto this next level without their help and support over these four years, and during the college recruiting process. I am excited to move onto Marist. Overall, it is a great school for me academically and athletically.” Anthony plans to study Cybersecurity at Marist.
Lourdes Athletic Director, Mike Krieger praised Anthony as a student and scholar, commenting, “Anthony shows great character and it has been a true pleasure all four years watching him grow and develop. We wish him much success in achieving his college dreams on and off the football field.”
Lourdes Varsity Head Coach Brian Walsh praised Anthony’s athletic abilities stating, “Anthony is an extremely motivated young man. He is extremely dedicated to his sport and teammates and that shows in his actions and hard work.” Anthony’s family and friends, His OLL teammates along with Lourdes Principal, Catherine Merryman and Lourdes Assistant Principal & Athletic Director Mike Krieger and faculty members were all on hand for the signing to support and congratulate him.