ROBBINSVILLE, NJ  – Three Paterson student athletes were named “scholar-athletes” by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) at their annual awards program and luncheon on Tuesday. Each student was selected by their school to receive the honor.

Luis Garcia a member of the Eastside High School baseball team, Katrele Greene, who is on both the track & field and the footballs teams, and Paterson Charter for Science & Technology three-sport standout Nathanael Otanez were recognized. Otanez is a member of his school’s bowling, cross country and baseball teams.

Each student received a $500 college scholarship.