Tedisco Honors Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Boys Cross Country Team & Scotia-Glenville Girls Breaststroke State Champions

James Tedisco

January 30, 2018

Senator Tedisco presents NYS resolutions celebrating BHBL Spartan Boys Cross Country Team’s 1st Federation and 2nd straight state championship and SG Tartan Swimmer Olivia Jack’s 1st state title and honors them on the Floor of the Senate

Senator Jim Tedisco (R,C,I, REF-Glenville) today honored the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) Class B State Champion Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School Boys Cross Country Team and presented the team with a copy of a resolution he sponsored that unanimously passed the New York State Senate.  Tedisco also honored on the Senate Floor with a resolution Scotia-Glenville High School senior Olivia Jack for winning the NYSPHSAA State Swim Championship in the 100-yard breaststroke.

This is the first Federation Championship for the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School Boys Cross Country Team and its second straight state NYSPHSAA championship. Scotia-Glenville’s Olivia Jack earned her first state championship in the 100-yard breaststroke with an incredible time of 1:02.06, beating her closest opponent by .71 hundredths of a second.  Jack, who will be attending Penn State in the fall, is the Section II record-holder in the 100-yard breaststroke and has won 11 Section II titles.

"Olivia Jack from Scotia Glenville High School and the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School Boys Cross Country Team are state champions who have excelled athletically and academically to the highest level in our state. These outstanding student scholar-athletes have made the 49th Senate District proud," said Tedisco.