Map Interactive local COVID-19 tracker
Contact Us
Ossining Daily Voice serves Ossining, NY
Return to your home site


Ossining Daily Voice serves Ossining, NY

Nearby Towns


Ossining Baseball's Belitz Recalls Top Memories

OSSINING, N.Y. -- Ossining High School baseball star Matt Belitz graduates this month after fulfilling his dream of having an opportunity to play at the college level and excelling academically as a member of the National Honor Society. He is headed to Marist College in the fall.

Belitz, who concentrated his athletic career solely on baseball as Ossining's shortstop, was a defensive standout and part of the Pride’s league title in 2011 - the school's first in 26 years. Ossining went 9-1 in league, 14-9 overall and won two postseason games in the Section 1 Class AA tournament last spring and continued with a strong season in 2012 with a 12-9 record and a berth in the Section 1 Class B tournament.

Belitz, who batted .314 with seven runs batted in and four doubles, recalled the "Top Three Memories" of his high school years.

1. Beating the No. 4 seed John Jay/East Fishkill in the sectional playoff last year.

2. Being named to the National Honor Society.

3. Winning the Christian Federico Award. (named for a former Ossining athlete)


to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Ossining Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.