Islip’s Santoro Named Player Of The Year

From left: Jeanine Nunez, Morgan Santoro and Victoria Antonino.

Adelphi University senior midfielder Morgan Santoro (Islip) was selected as the East Region Player of the Year to headline the 2016 Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-East Region Team

The 2016 Northeast-10 Player of the Year, Santoro has had a strong offensive season for the Panthers, setting the school record for points in a season (54) and tying the school record for goals in a season (23). Santoro—who was named to the All-NE 10 first team for the first time in her career this season—is currently sitting third in Division II in goals and points.

Joining Santoro on the first team from Adelphi is junior forward Jeanine Nunez (Staten Island) while Victoria Antonino (Howard Beach) was named to the All-East Region Second Team.