2016 Tappan Zee Dutchmen
Coach — Jon Jacobs
Fourth year as head coach
What was your final record last season and where did you finish in the playoffs? 15-3-2. Lost in the Class A sectional final game, our first appearance in our program’s history.
Who are your key returning players?
Joe Stahl – Jr. Defender
Jack Samett – Sr. Defender
Sam Gould – Sr. Defender
Daesob Lim – Sr. Forward
Who are the key players that you lost to graduation?
Did you gain or lose any players from the U.S. Academy system? No.
Who is the most skilled offensive player on your team? The Brothers Shalvey (They are not all brothers but they are all Shalveys) – Thomas, Kyle, and Ciaran.
The best defender? Joe Stahl.
The fastest? Daesob Lim.
The biggest hustler? Paul Kiernan.
What do you consider to be your team’s biggest challenges for the season? Replacing a number of key pieces due to graduation.
What would you like your team identity or motto to be? It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog.
Up next: Port Chester
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