1. POLE VAULT HISTORY …DEMAREST Smashes State Relay Record : LEAH SAIFI(Governor Livingston,NJ) NJ #2 All-Time 12′ 8″ Vault!!!

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Project, LLC
    Warwick Valley,NY

    Yesterday’s EAST COAST RELAYS at Randolph High School was all about the Pole Vault Event for both Girls and Boys!!!

    CONGRATULATIONS to Northern Valley-Demarest Pole Vault athletes and Coach Mike Ives for smashing the All Time NJ State 3 Girls Pole Vault Relay Record with their 33′ 6″ combined total win.. breaking the old record of Hunterdon Central #@ 32.0″ from 2015!!! NV-D Coach Mike Ives had them focused and ready for a shot at history..with junior Michelle Rubinetti sailing 12′ 0″… Senior Caitlin Reverand hitting 11′ 6″ and junior Erin Yuder blasting over 10′ 0″ and into the history books !!! They now own both the Indoor and Outdoor State Relay Records!!!

    The rain delayed night was not over yet..as Governor Livingston High School junior Leah Saifi cranked up a 7″ personal best and school record 12′ 8″ for the NJ #2 All Time best!!! State Record is 13′ 3″ by Danielle O’Reilly of Shawnee!!! .. and that is within sight!!! Using her 12′ 7″ grip and 13′ x 150 UCS Spirit pole… this Indigo Level 10 Gymnastic Star has found her event! Leah is coached by former Rider University Vault Champion..Anthony DeFranco..The Ninja Warrior!!!!

    Boys East Coast… Brian Rubenstein(Governor Livingston) placed 2nd with a big 1`4′ 0″ sail..Peter Chen is back on the runways at 13′ 0″ for Delbarton.. Nick DeLuca(GL) 13′ 0″ Dominic Roca(Mahwah) 12′ 6″ Justin Walker(Mahwah) 12′ 0″ Henry Lockhart(NVD) 12′ 0″ Noah Oliff-Lieberman(NVD) 12′ 0″ Josh Mirabella(GL) 11′ 0″ . Relay win went to Governor Livingston at 38’0″ !!!

    Girls East Coast Full Results.. Leah Saifi 12′ 8″ School Record Michelle Rubinetti(NVD) 12′ 0″ Caitlin Reverand(NVD) 11′ 6″ Lauren Saifi(GL) 10′ 6″PR Bridgett Muller(Mahwah) 10′ 6″ Erin Yuder(NVD) 10′ 0″ Marissa Entrup(Mahwah) 9′ 6″ Kyra Muller(Mahwah) 9′ 6″

    LEAH SAIFI MOVES UP to FLYING CIRCUS # 6 ALL-TIME LIST

    1- Emily Savage(Weston,CT) 13′ 2.5″ National Champion!
    2-Stephanie Duffy(Wash’ville,NY) 13′ 1.5″ 3x State Champ/ National Runner Up
    3-Megan Clark (O’Neill,NY) 13′ 0″ 4 Time State Champion!
    4-Michelle Kercado(Monroe,NY) 12′ 9.75″ National Champion !!
    5-Tedi DeMaria(Bethlehem,NY) 12′ 8.75″ State Champion/#4 Nationals Indoor
    6-Leah Saifi(Gov.Livingston,NJ) 12′ 8″ NJ Indoor State Champion !

    Connecticut Magic…. Yesterdays Connecticut Flying Circus Girls flew the coop… as Lauren Russo hit 11’o” PR…Danielle Cass(Weston) 10′ 6″ and Ali Moraveck(Masuk) 10′ 6″ !!!!

    OCL Frosh Championships.. Jacob Beckler of Warwick Valley won the gold in Goshen at 9′ 6″ from just 6 step.. Gabby Nebike(Monroe) won the girls crown at 9′ 0″ Kaeli “Sparky” Thompson(Warwick flew 8′ 6″ and Genevieve “Sunshine” Reilly flew 8′ 6″ for the 8th grader after her 61.6 open 400 meter run!!!

    More stories to come… stay tuned !!!
    Flying Circus.. Now 10 Girls over 12 Feet / 10 Boys over 14 Feet !!!!!

  2. POLE VAULT FOCUS” …. Time-To-Sail !!!!

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Project, LLC
        The Warwick Valley, NY


        Welcome to the finest time of the Fiberglass Season!!! It’s CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON NOW!!! …. and the young lions of fiberglass poles are focusing in for their final performances. Yes… we all know that keen focus is the secret to Extreme Performances in Athletics… Let’s GO-FOR-IT …. TOGETHER!!!!!
      The Flying Circus will be a busy place the next 6 weeks…with State Championships….National Championships…Middle School Championships ….Summer Camp Magic and our Summer BBQ Pole Vault Jamboree Meet on July 16 !!!! Enjoy the Ride with us before the summer beach surfing begins!!!!!
       News & Results :
         PA Up Dates…. Congratulations to Madisyn Hawkins(James Coughlin,PA) for another 12′ 0″ vault win at District 2 Class III at North Scranton to advance to State Finals at Shippensburg State University next Friday. The junior sprinter/vaulter is also heading to Nationals in Greensboro. Super Soph Abby Norwillo(Pittston Area,PA) sailed 11′ 6″ last week for a School Record and heads to state finals with Corah Krantz(Lakeland,PA) after her Class AA gold medal win at 10′ 0″ !!!
       NJ Up Dates … The Bergen County Meet of Champions featured 22 Flying Circus airialists at Del Torre Stadium in Hackensack,NJ. Coach Rob Pasek(Mahwah) and Coach Mike Ives(Northern Valley-Demerast) vaulters found the winner’s circle…as Senior Jack Muller(Mahwah) won the boys at 13′ 8″ on the count back over Greg Fuerte(Paramus) 13′ 8′ and Junior Michelle Rubinetti(Northern Valley-Demerast) vaulted 11′ 8″ for the count back gold with Jessica Ippolito (Fair Lawn) sailing 11′ 8′ also. Luc Bontoux(Ridgewood) 13′ 8″ Amir Ansari(Mahwah) 13′ 8″ Joe Kim(Ridgefield Park) 13′ 4″ Dante D’Agostaro(Mahwah) 13′ 0″ Dominic Roca(Mahwah) 12′ 6″ JasonMezhibovsky(NV-D) 12′ 0″ and Ryan Vimba(Ridgewood) 12′ 0″…The Girls also saw Melissa Purcell(Pascack Valley) hit 11′ 4″ Maxine Earl(Ridgewood) 11′ 4″PR Nicole Lester(Ridgewood) 11′ 0″PR Caitlin Reverand(NV-D) 11′ 0″ Bridgett Muller(Mahwah) 10′ 6″ Jackie Helm(Paramus) 10′ 6″ Caroline McGann(HA) 10′ 6″ Marissa Entrup(Mahwah) 10′ 0″ and Sydney Woods(NV-D) 10′ 0″. Old Tappan’s Soph Seth Kircheff sailed to another win at 14′ 0″…and Brian Rubenstein hit 14’0″ and Penn bound Peter Chen(Delbarton) opened up at 13′ 6′ for his first meet this spring!!!
        CT Up Dates … Congratulations to Weston,CT junior Danielle Cass for a super 11′ 0″ PR this week for Coach Meadve…. and Ava Coleman(Mercey) for her state leading 11′ 4″ School Record. Also setting a new Greenwich All Time School Record was Lia Zavattaro at 10′ 0″ for her FCIAC Champs win on her 13′ 1″ UCS series!!! At the Scc West Sectionals..It was another win for the Star Linebacker Nick Petruzzelli (Notre Dame,CY) soph with his win at 12’0″ on his longer sticks. Also winning the gold medal at FCIAC Championships was junior Marc Deluca(Westhill,CT ) at 13′ 6″ for Coach Perry . Henry Vossler(Darien) placed 3rd at 12’6′ Josh Appel(Westhill) 11′ 6″ Henry Spangler(New canaan) 11′ 0″. Cornell University bound Ali Moraveck(Masuk) and Lauren Russo(Newtown) sailed 10′ 6″ again !!!
        NY Up Dates….. In the Mid-Hudson Athletic League Championships at Staasburg,NY… Junior Dagi Tadesse(New Paltz) is over 14′ 0″ again for the gold..Matt DeLorenzo(Wallkill) hit 13′ 6″ for silver and Max Wieres(NP) and Mike Gagliardi(Wallkill) both scaled 10′ 6″. In the Girls section..Senior Sophia Alter(Rondount Valley) his 11′ 3″ for the gold medal..and close friend Samantha Kaplan also enjoyed her 11′ 3″ for silver.Noa Raskin(NP) 8′ 0″ Meg Romaguera(NP) 7′ 6″. Out on Long Island..Liam Ackerman (St.Anthony) bounced back big with his 13′ 6′ win for Coach Hendersen. at the NSCHSAA Championships. In New York City at the Ivy Prep Championships… Sam Henry()Collegiate) 11′ 6″ Jordan Schwartz(Hackley) 11′ 0″ Jack Hogan(Colligiate) 10’0″ and Sam Karp(Collegiate) 10′ 0″!!!

        At the Northern Champs Jacob Baker(RCK) was the winner at 11′ 6’…Maddy Luksha(Ursuline) won at 10′ 3″ for Coach Cahill..Devon Feuer(NR) 9′ 0″ Katie Melly(Somers) 9′ 0″ Melisa giglio(Valhalla) 8′ 6′ Gabby lepe(White Plains) 6’6″ . In Boys Westchester..August Iorio(Iona Prep) won at 13′ 3″ George Zakharov(Croton-Harmond_ 12′ 9″ and Charlie Best(IP) 12′ 6″ In Rockland Champs at Clarkstown South…Kerry Qualter(CS) was the gold winner at 8′ 6″ Brielle Ehmsen(TZ) 8′ 3″ Rebecca Baez(NR) 8′ 0′ Hannah Solomon-Hollander(Suffern) 7′ 0″ Grace Simpson(TZ) 7′ 0″ Fiora Carroll(TZ) 7′ 0

    ” . Aidan Miller od Pearl River won the Bots for Coacj Hawkins at 13′ 3″ Daeseob Lim(TZ) 13′ 0″ Connor Burke(PR) 11′ 0″ Eugene Om(N) 10′ 6″ Chris Filatov(N) 10′ 6″ and Tommy Qualter(CS) 10′ 0″!!

      At the 76th William Eddy Games,NY..Soph Alana Carroll(Averill Park,NY) won the trophy at 11′ 6″ Kersty Ciulla(Sachem East) 10′ 6″ Maurin OConnor(Rensselear) hir 10′ 0″ school record. Lauren Berry(Emma Willard) 9′ 0″
      Orange County League Champs at warwick Valley…Junior Issac Heatley(Warwick) put up the 10 points for the Purple Wave team win with a 13′ 0″ leap..Soph Dane Sorensen(Warwick) added 8 more at 12′ 6″ Vinnie DePaolo(MW) placed at 12′ )’ Brendan McShane(Warwick) 12′ 0″PR Josh Jeong(MW) 12′ 0″ Kiernan McCarthy(VC) 11′ 0″ Chris Endrizzi(MW) 11′ 0″ Austi O’Mally(G) 10′ 0″ Josh Hazelins(Falls) 10′ 6″ Matt Warren(Wash) 10′ )” Joey Abate(Wash) 9′ 0″ Mike Depaolo(Wash) 9′ 0″ for Coacj Duffy!! There were many surprise in the girls section..as Warwick valley Freshman Gymnast Kaeli Thompson won gold at 9; 6″ in just her 50th day of the event. Freshman Gianna Scancarello(MW) pr’ed by 18 inches for silver at 9′ 0″ Soph Gabby Nebiker came thru for the Crusaders at 9′ 0″ Colleen Leahey placed 4th at 9′ 0″ Genevieve Reilly(Warwick Valley) placed 5th in a Middle School = Record of 8′ 6″ Sam Becker(SW) 8′ 0″ Serya Freidman(MW) 8′ 0″ Hailee Quiles(Mont) 8′ 0′ Kayla Maas(E) 8′ 0″ Megan Geary(Wash) 7′ 0″ Danielle Raymond(Wash) 7’0″ Lydsey Julian(Wash) 7′ 0″ Crystal nelson(ON) 7′ 0″ Kendall Gaboff© 7′ 0″!!!!
        MIDDLE SCHOOL POLE VAULT CHAMPIONSHIP @ CIRCUS… Saturday May 28 at 9:01AM for Boys and Girls… JOIN THE FUN!!!

      

        FLYING CIRCUS… LET-THE-GOOD-TIMES-ROLL !!!!!