Sean Harrington awarded membership to The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS)

Sean Harrington, On and Off the Field

Nov. 16, 2014

By Israel Soto


New York, NY-­--­- The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced that Westchester Flames '97 Sean Harrington from Carmel, NY has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. The NSHSS was formed in 2002 to recognize academic excellence at the high school level. This organization recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship, and community commitment.


The announcement was made by NSHSS founder and chairman Claes Nobel ; a senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes. "Sean is now a member of a  unique community of scholars a community that represents the best hope for the future. I am honored to recognize the hard work, sacrifice, and commitment that Sean has demonstrated to achieve this exceptional level of academic excellence," said Mr. Nobel.


The NSHSS encourages its members to apply their unique talents, vision, and potential for the betterment of themselves and the world." Sean is a compassionate young man of many talents, and yet, is often known most for his humble, dedicated approach to life, "said his mom Lisa. In addition to his academic excellence, off the field Sean is a Putnam Hospital Volunteer, 4H participant at the Cornell University Career Explorations Program, and a student­-mentor a this high school.


On the field, Sean completed another season with his Carmel HS Rams. This year he contributed to his team with 1 goal and 3 assists. Sean has been a Westchester Flames player for 5 years. So far this year, Sean has contributed to the Flames with1 Goal and 4 assists.


We hope that Sean's on and off the field excellence help us carry our U17 team to another successful season and to clinch a berth for the 2015 USL Super-Y North American Finals.


Ticket Information

Tickets to all 2014 home games are general admission and cost $8. For group discounts, please call Gus Xikis at (516) 315-1077

These are the home games for the 2014 season. All home games will be played at City Park Stadium in New Rochelle, N.Y.

Date Time  Opponent
Saturday, May 10 7:30 PM Seacoast United Phantoms
Saturday, May 17 7:30 PM Montreal Impact U23
Wednesday, June 4 7:30 PM Vermont Voltage
Saturday, June 7 7:30 PM Real Boston Rams
Saturday, June 14 7:30 PM Western Mass Pioneers
Saturday, June 28 7:30 PM CFC Azul
Sunday, July 6 7:30 PM GPS Portland Phoenix
Previous Match
Jul 19, 2014 - [7-1] L
at Western Mass Pioneers