Wildscapes Workshop

Giving back, as a team

Angie Frederickson
Click the Buzz Me button to receive email notifications when this writer publishes a new article or a new article in this column is published.
Logan Sazykin, Ezra Silva, Gray McElroy

Logan Sazykin, Ezra Silva, and Gray McElroy

Westbury Soccer Club third graders Logan Sazykin, Ezra Silva and Gray McElroy (pictured, from left) display their medals from the club’s second annual 3 v. 3 tournament and toy drive at Bayland Park. More than 80 kids participated in the tournament, from young, newer players to experienced, ultra-competitive teens. The players and their families enjoyed food from Eaker Barbecue and music from a DJ, under sunny skies and perfect 70-degree weather. In addition to playing soccer, the kids collected toys to donate to the Westbury Deck the Halls parade organization’s Pancho Claus toy drive. The players collected toys for children in the community, and represented Westbury soccer as they marched in the holiday parade. 

Editor’s note: Send your best high-resolution photos and behind-the-scenes stories about young local athletes, in both team and individual sports, to SportzBuzz, Jr. at info@thebuzzmagazines.com. Include all contact info, names, ages, grades and schools. Featured athletes must live in Buzz-circulation neighborhoods. Items will be published on a space-available basis.

People in this article: 

To leave a comment, please log in or create an account with The Buzz Magazines, Disqus, Facebook, Twitter or Google+. Or you may post as a guest.