Story by Athletic Director Gregory Sirico
Warwick Valley High School is proud to recognize senior Lily Newkirk as this weeks’ Bill Garcia Agency Allstate Student–Athlete of the Week.
The senior track and field standout is part of the school record-holding Shuttle Hurdle Relay Team for both indoor and outdoor track and field, set during the 2017 season. During the fall, Lily was a three-year varsity volleyball player and 2018 captain, where she competed as a setter and outside hitter. Lily and her teammates will compete on Fri., May 10 in the Friendship Games Track Meet in Warwick.
Lily is a solid student with a cumulative weighted grade point average of 88.4. Her classes include advanced placement courses for college credit in Government and the OCCC Calculus course. Lily is active in the St. Stephens Church Parish Council and volunteers with the Warwick Volleyball Camp. She will be attending Cortland State in the fall and plans to study mathematics and physics.
Lily is the daughter of Roland and Andrea Newkirk, of Warwick. Her sister, Hope, a 2016 Warwick High School graduate, attends Binghamton University.