YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Northern Westchester’s Nick Garofano, who attended schools in Yorktown and Somers, will sign to play lacrosse at West Point.
Nick Garofano attended Yorktown schools through grade 8; then Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers; then Williston Northampton in Easthampton, Mass., where he holds career and season football records.
As an eighth-grader at Middle E. Strang Middle School in Yorktown, Nick was a starter on the Yorktown High varsity ice hockey team. He holds the following records in Williston Northampton’s football program:
- Career record for rushing: 260 rushes for 2,214 yards (8.51 yards per carry)
- Career record for scoring: 228 points
- Season record (junior year) for rushing: 1,123 yards on 125 carries
- Season record (junior year) for scoring: 126 points
- Career receiving stats: 42 catches for 736 yards (17.52 yards per reception) ·
He was recruited by Williston Northampton to play ice hockey. He switched to football and lacrosse.
“A very impressive career," said Mark Conroy, director of athletics and head football coach at Williston Northampton School
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