CRANFORD - Cranford High School has officially announced that Robert Kelly is the Class of 2021 Valedictorian and Samuel Sullivan is the Salutatorian.

Along with his Valedictorian honors, Kelly was also selected as the winner of the National Merit Scholarship. 

The Top 5% of Cranford High School’s graduating class of 2021 is as follows: 

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  • Karena Andreassen
  • Caroline Bush
  • Ryan Galligan
  • Daniel Graziano
  • Robert Kelly
  • Daniel Klimko
  • Sarah Martin
  • Aaron Nataline
  • Lee Rosenthal
  • Ryan Rosenthal
  • Ariana Sorkin
  • Samuel Sullivan
  • Catherine Walter
  • Kirsten Williams
  • Grace Wilson

Cranford High School also recognizes and congratulates its student athletes on their hard work and achievements. 

Player

Sport

Honor(s)

Ahern, Abbigail

Soccer

First team All Conference, Section Champions

Alvarez, Jasmine

Soccer

Section Champions

Baiada, Gabriella

Soccer

Section Champions

Beck, Samuel

Cross Country

First Team All County, First Team All Conference

Caldwell, Nathan

Football

First Team All Division

Carrea, Joseph

Basketball

First Team All Conference

Cartnick, Jack

Bowling

Conference Champions

Cermak, Jacob

Bowling

Top 15 in Union County, Conference Champions

Chapman, Jacob

Football

First Team All Division

Coates, Matthew

Football

First Team All Division

Constable, Anna

Soccer

Section Champions

DeGroat, Sean

Bowling

Conference Champions

DeMarino, Dennis

Basketball

Second Team All County, First Team All Conference

Fries, Matthew

Football

First Team All Division

Goldfeder, Andrew

Soccer

First Team All Conference

Graziano, Daniel

Bowling

Top 15 in Union County, Conference Champions

Gunther, Josephine

Soccer

Section Champions

Hanlon, Maeve

Field Hockey

Second Team All Conference

Heesters, Holly

Field Hockey

Second Team All Conference

Heim, Morgan

Soccer

First Team All Conference, Section Champions

Icklan, Jake

Ice Hockey

First Team All Conference

Iosso, Daniel

Bowling

Conference Champions

Kallansee, Grace

Soccer

Section Champions

Keady, Erin

Soccer

Section Champions

Keogh, Kevin

Football

First Team All Division

Korzeneski, Riley

Soccer

Section Champions

Librera, Nicholas

Football

First Team All Division

Lynch, Garett

Bowling

Conference Champions

Lynch, Kristina

Soccer

Section Champions

Marino, Peter

Bowling

Conference Champions

Marotta, Stevebn

Bowling

Conference Champions

McCaffery, Elizabeth

Basketball

Third Team All-County, First Team All Conference

McGovern, Aileen

Soccer

Section Champions

McGovern, Aislinn

Soccer

Section Champions

Montague, Sophia

Soccer

Section Champions

Moritz, Nicholas

Bowling

Conference Champions

Morris, Caroline

Soccer

Section Champions

Newport, Amanda

Winter Track

Third Team All County

Normann, Meghan

Soccer

Section Champions

O'Donovan, Timothy

Soccer

First Team All Conference

Potts, Allen

Bowling

Top 15 in Union County, Conference Champions

Romito, Rebecca

Soccer

Section Champions

Russomano, Olivia

Soccer

First Team All Conference, Section Champions

Shriner, Kevin

Football

First Team All Division

Szekeres, Zachary

Bowling

Conference Champions

Towne, William

Bowling

Conference Champions

Vath, Amanda

Soccer

First Team All Conference, Section Champions

Wilde, Christian

Ice Hockey

Second Team All Conference

Williams, Hope

Bowling

Conference Champions

Williams, Kirsten

Soccer

Section Champions

Young, Lily

Soccer

Section Champions

Two Cranford High School varsity coaches were named Union County Coach of the Year for their respective sport - Sean Trotter, head coach of Cranford Boys Basketball, and Andrew Gagliardo, head coach of Cranford Girls Soccer.