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SHHS Basketball and Cheer Take to the Court at the Barclays Center December 22nd!

The Boys Varsity Basketball Horsemen and the Cheer squad are taking a road trip to the Barclays Center where they will take on the Rye Garnets on December 22nd at 7:30 PM.  The teams will face off in the heart of Brooklyn in an exciting re-match of their 2020 game on the home court of the Brooklyn Nets and New York Liberty.

Coach Christopher Starace’s 12 man squad will be looking to win the rematch against Rye, Senior Captain Aden Smith said ““not many teams get to play in an NBA arena in so I’m really excited to be able to play in one twice. We are lucky to have this privilege.” 

Jaya Jamison, Senior and Captain Varsity Cheer echoed this sentiment. “I’m very excited to have the opportunity of cheering at the Barclays Center. Being in my senior year and participating in this event for my second time in high school is an honor.” The cheer squad, coached by Toyna Richardson’s squad is ready to cheer the Horsemen on to victory!  

Fans are encouraged to journey to Brooklyn to help the Cheer squad root for their Horsemen. Tickets can be purchased at

“Its such a unique opportunity, to play at an NBA venue,” said Athletic Director Mike Arias, “this is something most student athletes don’t get do!”