2018 Kevin Konarski

Lifeguard of the Year – Kevin Konarski Kevin Konarski is a proud alumni of Lindenhurst High School. He grew up swimming for the Lindy Bulldogs at a very young age and holds multiple Lindenhurst High School records: 50 Free (21.7), 100 Free (46.9), 200 Free (1:41.2), 500 Free (4.38.0), 200 Free Relay and 400 Free Relay. […]

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September 15, 2018

2017 John Delaney

Lifeguard of the Year – John Delaney John Delaney currently is a senior at Fairfield University studying mechanical engineering. John started working at Smith Point in the summer of 2012. It was very clear early on that John, just like his father Tim, Smith Point Hall of Fame, became a successful landline puller in a […]

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September 8, 2017

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2016 Matt “Baby Blu” Pluhowski and Christian Roarke

Matt Pluhowski – Co-Lifeguard of the Year Matt does it again! Over the past several seasons, Matt has been nothing less but outstanding! Currently, he received his civil engineering degree from Manhattan College as a division I pole vaulter. Matt, this season again competed in craft events at USLA Nationals, including the open board race, […]

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September 5, 2016

2015 Matt “Baby Blu” Pluhowski

Matt Pluhowski – Lifeguard of the Year In 2010, Matt Pluhowski received the Rookie of the Year Award. Over the past several seasons, Matt has been nothing less but outstanding! Currently, Matt is a civil engineering major going into his senior year at Manhattan College. This will also be his fourth year as a Division […]

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August 18, 2015

2014 Patrick Scribner

Patrick Scribner Lifeguard of the Year Patrick Scribner was born and raised in Patchogue and from an early age showed confidence in the open seas. It was only natural that Patrick join the Smith Point Ocean Rescue Team. He has been a lifeguard since the summer of 2006 and competing on the local, regional and […]

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September 3, 2014

2013 Cassie Dooley

Cassie Dooley Lifeguard of the Year Cassie Dooley is currently going into her senior year at Bayport-Blue Point High School. Cassie exhibits on a daily basis what ocean rescue stands for. She is responsible, quick-thinking, and reliable. When she is not in tower, you will still see her working. From taking care of the tower, […]

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August 23, 2013

2012 Michael Brocki

Michael Brocki joined the Smith Point Lifeguards in the summer of 2002 and, from the beginning, it was evident that Michael had the skills and Ocean moxi to be an outstanding Smith Point Lifeguard. A couple of months before joining SPORT, Brocki won a State Championship in 200 freestyle! With great success in the pool, […]

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March 3, 2013

2011 Brendan Tyson

Brendan Tyson graduated from Center Moriches High School in June of 2007 and attended Oneonta State University. Brendan wrestled for two years, while attending Oneonta State University. He joined the Smith Point Lifeguards in June of 2005. Over the past 7 years, he has been a role model and a great lifesaver at Suffolk County […]

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August 29, 2011

2010 Michael Brocki

Michael Brocki joined the Smith Point Lifeguards in the summer of 2002 and, from the beginning, it was evident that Michael had the skills and Ocean moxi to be an outstanding Smith Point Lifeguard. A couple of months before joining SPORT, Brocki won a State Championship in 200 freestyle! With great success in the pool, […]

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August 1, 2010

2009 Pat Dooley

Pat Dooley Lifeguard of the Year- Patrick Dooley graduated from Bayport-Blue Point High School in 2007 and Cornell University in 2011. Pat first became a lifeguard in 2005, following his family’s long legacy of life saving. He was known for being quick off the tower and dependable in the roughest surfing conditions. He left Smith […]

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August 1, 2009