Westport Police Athletic League-WPAL is a non-profit organization in Westport, CT. Offering youth athletic programs, educational scholarships and community events such as, WPAl Ice Rink at Longshore, Independence Day Fireworks Show at Compo Beach.Youth s

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  2019 Honored Member Scholarships Awarded to Staples High Seniors.

Chief Luciano Athletic: John Fitzpatrick - Ashley Wright

Chief Luciano Good Citizenship: Maria Maisonet - Claudia Marmelo - Mari Sachs
PJ Romano Scholarship - Kevin Rabacs         Greg Lavalla Scholarship - Jack Saltus
Buck Iannacone Scholarship Emma Straight       Jonathan Uman Scholarship  -  Hillary O'Neill



Pictured (front row, l-r) AshleyWright - Hillary O'Neill - Mari Sach - Maria Maisonet - Ned Batlin, WPAL-President
(back row l-r)  John Fitzpatrick - Claudia Marmelo - Emma Straight - Howie Friedman, WPAL Scholarship Chairman
Not pictured: Kevin Rabacs - Jack Saltus

 Visit with your High School Counselor to apply. 


Westport PAL is a tax-exempt non-profit organization under
section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code

Direct questions to Scholarship Chairman Howard Friedman at   

Thank you for being a PAL.
"It's All About the Kids"

 2019 WPAL College Scholarships

The Westport Police Athletic League presents their Annual Ellis Family College scholarships
Twenty-four college student scholarships were awarded.

Congratulations to All 

Pictured are (front row, l-r) J. Verrelli (Salve Regina), K. Bobrow (Cornell), M. Ventrella (Sacred Heart), K. Gordon (Fairfield Univ.),
B. Schwab (Boston College), N. Thompson (PACE), J. Thompson (Western CT State).
(second row, l-r) Ofc. Ned Batlin-President WPAL, L. Sampson (UCONN), A. Kelly, D.Arciola (Alabama)
(third-row l-r) T.Bobrow (Cornell), C Sampson (UCONN), T.Longo, B. Thaw (Wesleyan), Howie Friedman Scholarship President,
 S. Arciola (Univ. of Alabama), A. Palaia (Holy Cross), T. Backus (Univ. of Maine)