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Scotch Plains-Fanwood Soccer Star Sabrina DiLollo Honored at BOE Meeting

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Sabrina DiLollo flanked by her dad, Dr. Frank DiLollo, and her mom, Catrina, at the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday at which she received a proclamation. Credits: John Mooney
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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The SPFK12 Board of Education honored Scotch Plains-Fanwood girls soccer star Sabrina DiLollo at Tuesday's meeting for being recognized as a Mid-Atlantic Region All American by the United Soccer Coaches. 

DiLollo was a three-year varsity starter and three time Union County champion. She won two conference titles and participated in one sectional final. While a member of the varsity team, she helped the team compile a record of 55-6-9.

Primarily a defensive players, DiLollo helped the defensive line record 43 shutouts during her three years on varsity and was part of a defensive unit that allowed only 41 goals in three years. Further, her quiet leadership, tremendous work ethic, and competitiveness made her a standout during her career at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School. 

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DiLollo was selected as one of the top 20 girls' soccer players in New Jersey and in the North 2 region in addition to being honored as a Mid-Atlantic Region All American.

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