Hempstead, NY - On Saturday, March 13th, members of the field hockey team participated in the Polar Plunge at North Hempstead Beach Park, which benefited the Special Olympics of Long Island.  The team surpassed their $500 goal, and raised $744 for the organization. 

Those that participated included Meredith Golden, Micaela Gallagher, Kerry Kiddoo, Meghan Leusch, Katelyn Lewia, Lauren Vallee,  Kaitlyn De Turo, and Genna Kovar.  In total, the event raised over $78,000 for the Special Olympics. 

To learn more about the Special Olympics of Long Island, please visit http://nyso.org/LongIsland/home.php