1. CIRCUS “RISING STARS #3 MEET”…ABBY FOWLER 10′ 7″ PR…ALEXANDER PEDERSEN 10′ 1” ~~~ 16 NEW PR’s

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault  Recoil Warwick Valley, NY


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      It  was   another GREAT RISING STARS  competition @ Flying Circus Clubhouse today…  with 16 New Personal Bests  recorded by MVP’s Chief Greg Mirecki  and boomed out to 187 viewers who care.  The Meet directors  Stephanie Duffy  and Bob Sorensen put on another   ‘flying-show’ for  these  future  stars in  our pole vault club.Special thanks  and hats off to all our meet volunteers for keeping the meet  strong  and flowing.It was  also  a great weekend   for Circus Vaulters  at the SEC Championships..The Adidas Indoor Nationals in  Virginia  and … the the  Underground Sprinting in Nanuet,NY by the Purple Wave.   It’s going to be a HUGE SPRING SEASON  for ALL. !!!!!!!!!


    WEEKEND RECAP ……*** SEC INDOOR CHAMPIONS

    …..  Coach Russ Johnson’s University of Georgia vault crew went off the charts..with Julie Fixen  soaring 14′ 5.25″  for Gold… Kayla Smith taking silver at 14’3.5″  and Kaeli Thompson(Warwick Valley,NY) placing 12th  at 12′ 9.5″ for the BullDogs!!! * Saturday  morning at the  Open Girls Pole Vault  event Flight 2…in the Adidas Indoor Nationals..It  was Sophie Mirecki(Washingtonville,NY…Lily Beattie(Warwick,NY)… and Rachel Mason(High Point,NJ) all soaring 10′ 4″ for  some  Nationals Experience now under their belt.   Freshman Vaulter Jayden Beck soard  in her long jump  at 15′ 6.5″ for the Warriors of Minisink Valley,NY.  Samantha Smith came  thru also in her Seeded  section  of Nationals Pole Vault on Sunday  at 11′ 7.5  for 17 th place  for Syosset Braves.

    * The Underground Mall Track meet  was a huge ending  to Warwick Valley,NY indoor  campaign  for Coach Potter in all events. Leading the  sprint charge was Rachel Venter in 4th place in 55m (7.85)  and  scoring in the 300m in 50.8 for the  eighth grader at Warwick Valley Middle.* The Boys Adidas National Championship Pole Vault this afternoon  in Virginia Beach..saw Wallkill,NY  senior Louis Martinez  fly 15′ 7.25  for 11th place. Coming off his  16′ 1.5″ PR last weekend. Louis    has been invited to the March 13th Elite  High School Meet at Ocean Breeze!!!!!!
     
    *  The Circus  Rising Stars #3 Meet  today  was  filled  with  16 NEW PR’s   and   a lot of  “spirit”  Taking the Girls Gold/Joe Tea..was  NV _Demerast,NJ senior..Abby Fowler with her  double PR at 10′ 7″ for Coach Duffy Training Group…. Top Middle Schooler  was Averie Klein(Pine Bush,NY)  at 9′ 1″ PR..Top Frosh was was Livy Molko(New York City,NY) at  9′ 1″… Top junior  was Alexa Cawood((Holy Angels,NJ)  at 10′ 1″ PR!!!  The Boys  winner was Alexander pedersen(Somers,NY) at  10′ 1″..Top Middle School vaulter…Luke Beattie(Warwick,NY) 8′ 7″  Top Freshman boy was  Matt Sands(Denerast,NJ) at 8′ 7″ !! *Full Results  Below*


     CIRCUS RISING STARS # 3 MEET February 28, 2021
    The Warwick Center for Pole Vault


    Girls HS Division 
    1-Abby Fowler (Demarest,NJ)…..senior……………..10′ 7″ Double PR 
    2-Aileen Hoben(long Island,NY) .  senior…………… 10′ 1″ PR 
    3-Alexa Cawood(Holy Angels,NJ)…Junior………..    10′ 1″ Triple PR 
    4-Averie Klein(Pine Bush,NY)…..8th Grade………    9′ 1″ PR 
    5-Livy Molko(NY City,NY)…….  9th Grade…………    9′ 1″  
    6 PR’s/ Top Frosh 6-Danielle Bruce(Vernon,NJ)…… senior…………..     8′ 7″ 
    7-Rebecca Gross(Old Tappan,NJ)…Junior……….     8′ 1″ 
    8-Kate Dowling(Pearl River,NY)…8th grade………… 7′ 7″ PR 
    9-Grace Serritella(Warwick,NY).. Freshman……….  7′ 1″  Double PR
    10-Maia Perillo(East Fishkill,NY)…9th grade……….  7′ 1″ PR
    11-Erin Dowling(Pearl River,NY)..  senior……………  7’1″
    12-Amelia Tremper(Pine Bush,NY) ..junior………….  6′ 7″ PR

    Boys HS Division 
    1-Alexander Pedersen(Somers,NY)…junior………………10′ 1″Top Middle Schooler 
    2-Luke Beattie(Warwick,NY)….7th Grader……………….. 8′ 7″ 
    3-Matt Sands(Demarest,NJ)….Freshman…………………. 8′ 7″  Top  Frosh 
    4-Jake Pasek(West Milford,NJ)..Freshman……………… 8′ 7′ 
    5-Anthony Roe(warwick,NY)…. Freshman………………   7’1″

    NEXT CIRCUS MEET… Sunday  March 7,2021  CIRCUS GIRLS ELITE “VAULT-A-RAMA”….  Sold Out.   
     11:45am Sign In….. 12 Noon  Warwm Up……. 12:45pm   Bar  Up   Entry Fee-$40/Athlete   

    CONGRATULATIONS to ALL ATHLETES this weekend. 

  2. CIRCUS GIRLS ~~~ “GOLDEN VAULT MEET”… SAMANTHA SMITH.. 12′ 1.5” …. 7 NEW PR’s !!!!!!

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus
    Pole Vault Fun
    The Warwick Valley, NY
    “JOIN-the-MOVEMENT”…….

    It was  wild fiberglass  fun all day… as  18 dedicated  vaulters   and  10 Volunteer Meet Managers  enjoyed  the roar of joy with big performances…7  new PR’s   and  a few  School/Sectional records going  by the wayside.   The  atmosphere was filled  with positive  vibes   and  athletes supporting each other  every jump.   New Streaming records  from Greg Mirecki showed  225 viewing audience…  as more  and more  ” pole vault nuts”   and family  members are  tuning into  the CIRCUS MAGIC  each week!!!! Fudge Brownies Refreshmants   supplied  by Coach Kim Chalfin were another  PR  surprise…. and our  Circus Team Photo-Shoot by Jenn Metcalf  was  SENSATIONAL FUN…..Many thanks !!!!Next Meet…. Rising Stars Boys  and Gils  Meet…. Feb. 28  at  12 Noon.

    GIRLS GOLDEN VAULT MEET  RECAP

    “MEET VOLUNTEERS SALUTE”—  Russ Lemler,Bob Mason, Brian Smith.Mitch Troise, Bill Conroy, Julie Christian,Rich Beattie,Jenn Metcalf,Greg Mirecki, Ken Cevoli,Steph Duffy, Bob Sorensen!!!!!!!

    It was  Samantha Smith’s  day…with her  12′ 1.5″ PR..School  and Section VIII All Time  Record  for  the junior  from Syosset,NY. She  had a  close bar  at  12′ 5.5″ and heads  to Adidas Nationals  next weekend. Deep results were turned in by all..as  Alicia Johnson(Monroe,NY)  flew  11′ 8.5″PR   and Ashley Brule(Dix Hills,NY)  placed  third at 11′ 2.5″PR/School Record!   Top Middle Schooler..Rachel Venter(Warwick,NY)  at 10′ 8.5″  and  close  at 11′ 2.5″ State Class record.. Top Freshman..Lily Beattie(Warwick,NYO 11′ 2.5″ on her 13’1 x 170!!!!  Top Soph..Elkison Weiner (Weston,CT)  10′ 8.5″ PR….!!!   Top Junior –Smith  at 12′ 1.5″…Top senior..Alicia Johnson(Monroe<NY)  11′ 8.5″PR….. Taking the Joe Tea in the Open Womens Division  was Alana Carroll(Averil Park,NY)  at 12′ 7.5″!!!!!!!!AWESOME DAY TOGETHER…NEXT GIRLS ELITE MEET…. Sunday—-March 7 at 12 Noon !!!!!  JOIN the RECOIL DAY with US!!!!!

    Girls High School Division
    Flying Circus Girls Golden Vault HS  Meet
    Feb. 21, 2021
    The Warwick Center  for Pole Vault…Warwick,NY

    1-Samantha Smith(Syosset,NY)…Junior……………… 12′ 1.5″  PR / School / Section 8 All Time Record
    2-Alicia Johnson(Monroe,NY)…Senior…………………  11′ 8.5″  PR  Top Senior
    3-Ashley Brule(Dix Hills,NY)…..Junior………………….11′ 2.5″  PR / School Record
    4-Lily Beattie(Warwick,NY)…..Freshman……………… 11′ 2.5″  Top Frosh
    5-Ellie Lemler(West Point,NY)..  Senior…………………10′ 8.5″
    6-Sophie Mirecki(Washingtonville,NY)…Junior……… 10′ 8.5″
    7-Madison Chalfin(New City,NY)…Junior……………… 10’8.5″ PR
    8-Rachel venter(Warwick,NY)…8 th Grade…………… 10’8.5″ Top Middle Schooler
    9-Colette Metcalf(West Milford,NJ)..Senior……………  10’8.5″
    10-Ellison Weiner(Weston,CT)…Soph…………………    10′ 8.5″ PR Top Soph
    11-Mallory Walz(Glastonberry,CT)…Senior………….     10′ 8.5″
    12-Jordan Hecker(Demerast,NJ)….Senior……………    10′ 2.5″
    13-Jules Gravier(Bronxville,NY)..Senior………………..   10′ 2.5″
    14-Ella Galloway(PineBush,NY)  ..  Freshman……….   10′ 2.5″
    15-Hannah Solomon-Hollander(Suffern,NY)  Senior ..  10′ 2.5″
    16-Michelle Lee(Demarest,NJ)..Junior…………………….   9′ 8.5″
     
    Open Division: 
    1-Alana Carroll(Averill Park,NY)…. Soph/Harvard…….. 12′ 7.5″

    American Track League Meet  @ Arkansas  University  today
    Megan Clark Flies…..  14′ 11″   for Silver Medal !!!!!!


    CONGRATULATIONS ALL…… Back-to-Work  this week….!!!!!!!!!!!!!