Induction Year: 2022
Category: Lacrosse, Field Hockey & Coaching
Location: Bay Shore
inducted along with husband, John. They were longtime Bay Shore High School coaches of multiple sports, including lacrosse, gymnastics and wrestling.
Allison is a life-long Suffolk County resident and attended Harborfields High School where she was a varsity athlete in field hockey, basketball, volleyball and softball; at Kings College she played field hockey, ran cross country and participated in shot put, discus and javelin on the track and field teaml; she worked at Bay Shore in physical education from 1987 through her retirement in 2014.
In addition to coaching girls’ lacrosse at Bay Shore, she coached varsity field hockey at Oyster Bay, at her alma mater Harborfields, also at Bay Shore and lastly at Massapequa (after retiring).
They spent 23 years coaching Bay Shore girls lacrosse and won 309 games with a .742 winning percentage.
Both John and Allison are devout Christians and lived their lives in service to their beliefs.