HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The HHSA/Aviators Boys 19U  team finished the Spring 2019 campaign as undefeated champions of the Northern Counties Soccer Association.with a 10-0 record. Teams from from town around the area including Rutherford, Teaneck, Lyndhurst, Ramapo Valley, and Tenafly, competed in the league. 

According to head coach Ed Hauptman, thirteen different players scored goals. This was the final season for sixteen players, many of whom have been playing for HHSA/Aviators from the age of five. They were coached by  Hauptman and Chris Behrens.

"As we celebrate the fun and success of this soccer season, and their entire soccer careers, we also look forward to celebrating the next chapter in the lives of these young men," said Hauptman.

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A look at the championship team: .

Nick Auslander – Bergen Community College – Pursuing Pilot License

Andrew Aziz – Wood-Ridge High School Senior – Varsity Soccer Player

Davor Babic – New Jersey Institute of Technology – Surveying Engineering Technology

Daniel Behrens – Boston College – Business and Finance

Nick Cali – Stevens Institute of Technology – Computer Science

Kareem Farag – William Paterson University – Biology – DIII Soccer

Matt Gwiscz – United States Marine Corps – Defending Our Freedom

Zachary Hauptman – The College of New Jersey – Civil Engineering

Phil Iacovelli – Wood-Ridge High School Senior – Varsity Soccer Player

Sami Jawabrah – Bergen Tech High School Senior – Varsity Soccer Player

Jason Lopez – Wood-Ridge High School Senior – Varsity Soccer Player

Antony Markanovic – University of Hartford – Biology – DI Soccer

Simon Masias – Hasbrouck Heights High School Senior – Varsity Soccer Player

Duncan McCabe – New Jersey City University – Fire Science

Ryan Mernin – Stockton University – Biology – DIII Cross Country

Mark Notarmaso – Montclair State University – Business and Finance

Dennis Riordan –- United States Marine Corps – Defending Our Freedom

Archan Shah – Indiana University – Business and Finance

Tenzin Shakya – Richmond University – Engineering

David Stevens – Hampton University – Undeclared – DI Track and Field

Antonio Tucci – Undecided

"I am intensely proud of these young men and it has been my absolute pleasure being their coach all these years," Hauptman stated. "I will miss them terribly, and I will never forget the joy and pride they brought to the game, their team and their community. Godspeed."


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