“CIRCUS ATHLETES OPEN…..Abby Norwillo 12′ 6″….Kaeli Thompson 12′ 6″ /// Dane Sorensen 14′ 6″….Seth Kricheff 14′ 6” LEAD-THE-CHARGE!!!

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

The Flying Circus Jet is now …”In-the-Air” !!! Congratulations to every athlete on our little pole vault club and our High School teams in the five surrounding states this past weekend at 5 different meets. They gathered at West Point Gillis Fieldhouse on Friday/Saturday…at the New Balance Track Center Armory in NY City both days and Ocean Breeze on Saturday in Staten Island.
They all came to express themselves thru the joys of movement and the unity of teamwork. The concepts of spirit..kindness and helping each other were the main goals achieved in all the venues. Thank you all for making pole vaulting a team event…… sharing poles…catching steps..helping each other with stress and anxiety…thanking officials …honoring you schools with sportsmanship and humanity….. These are the traits that last forever..long after our careers are over… Thank you all for a GREAT SEASON start up!!!

7 Athletes hit National Quals Standards… 5 New School Indoor Records….. 21 Indoor Personal Bests…

…..Welcome to the 2017-18 Indoor Fiberglass Magic

Girls Highlites… Friday Night Fun at the Armory Meet saw Senior Abby Norwillo(Piston Area,PA) set a Meet and School Indoor Record at 12′ 6″ for the gold and USA#2 Performance.and close bar at 13′ 0″ from her 8 step..Warwick Valley Junior..Kaeli Thompson placed second with a school record 12′ 6″ for the junior sprinter and close bar at 13′ 0″ for Coach Potters Purple Wave. Coming out of the shadows..was junior Sydney Woods(Northern Valley-Demarest,NJ) with her 12′ 0″ personal best for the Lady Nordsman/women and NB National standard mark. Washingtonville Daniella Raymond and Ava DeFlice(Cornwall took the West Point titles.. Alana Carroll(Averill Prk,NY) took silver at Ocean Breeze at 11′ 6″ for the Harvard bound Section 2 record holder..Danielle Heine of Abington Heights,PA..just a junior…sailed big over 11′ 6″ and close bars at 12’0″ !!!!

Boys Highlites…. Friday Night Fiberglass Action @ the Armory…12 Circus athletes supported each other..as Warwick Valley,NY Senior Dane Sorensen placed second to Colin Duggan…with a big sail over 14′ 6″ at 10:30pm and ever so close at 15′ 0″ bar for the third time this season!! Placing third was senior Seth Kricheff of Coach Jeff Clarks Northern Valley Old Tappan,NJ vault crew at 14′ 6″ clear and close at 15’0″.. Team mates Tyler Hrbek(14’0) and Jona Kim(13’0″ completed a sensational 42′ 6″ 3 Man Team Relay score !!!! James O’Neill,NY senior …Josiah Spain won West Point at 13′ 6″ in flats and Tommy Qualter of Clarkstown South,NY flew a school record 13′ 8″ last week in Section 1 Kick-Off meet!!!
****You can’t make this stuff up.. it’s REAL NEWS!!!!!


Friday Night @ Armory…. Boys-2-Dane Sorensen(warwick) 14′ 6′ Seth Kricheff(Old Tappan,NJ) 14′ 6′ Tyler Hrbek(Old Tappan,NJ) 14′ 0″ Connor Reilly(Union Catholic,NJ) 13′ 0″(USA #3 Soph) Jona Kim(Old Tappan) 13′ 0″ Sam Pitkowsky(Pascack Valley,NJ) 12′ 0″ Austin O’Malley(Goshen,NY) 11′ 0″ Mike Parisi(Pascack Valley) 9′ 6′ Danny Jeong(MW) 9′ 6″ Mike Moore(Warwick) 9′ 6′
Girls-1-Abby Norwillo(Piston Area,PA) 12′ 6″ Meet Record/School Record (=#2 USA) 2-Kaeli Thompson(Warwick,NY) 12′ 6″ School Record(=#2USA) 3- Sydney Woods(Northern Valley-Demarest,NJ) 12′ 0″ PR 4-Kristin Lubeski(MW) 11′ 6″ 4-Dani Heine(Abington Heights,PA) School Indoor Record 11′ 6″ 5 Lia Zavattaro(Greenwich,CT) 10′ 0″ Short Run Arina Cavalli)Old Tappan.NJ) 9′ 6″ Genevieve Reilly(Warwick,NY) 9′ 6″ Juliana Schraler(Pascack Vally,NJ) 9′ 6″ Hanna Solomon-Hollander(Suffern,NY) 9′ 0″ Caroline Fatta(warwick) 9′ 0″ Marissa DiGia(Old Tappan) 9′ 0″ Skye Lyons(Old Tappan) 8′ 3″ Gabby Lege(White Plains,NY) 7’3″ Julia Tucci(Denarest,NJ) 6′ 3″

West Point..Friday & Saturday….. Boys- Josiah Spain(O’Neill,NY) 13′ 6″ Matt Warren(Wash’ville,NY) 10′ 6″ Kevin Chait(Wash’ville,NY) 10′ 6″ Nick Mirecki(Wash’ville.NY) 10′ 0″ Louis Martinez(Wallkill,NY) 9′ 6″ Asher Spain(O’Neill) 8′ 6″
Girls…Daniella Raymond(Wash’ville,NY) 8′ 0″ Kiera Caouland-Smith(New Paltz,NY) 7’0″ Jennifer McNight(MW) 7′ 0″ Shea Ross(Wallkill,NY) 7’0″(Middle Schooler) Diana Presutti(Wallkill,NY) 6′ 0″ Alliya Leonty(Wash’ville,NY) 6′ 0″ 1- Ava Deflice(Cornwall,NY) 7′ 0″

Bishop Laughlin games @ Ocean Breeze… Boys…Charles Crispi(Farrell,NY) 15′ 5″ coached by Jerry Cahill!!! 3- Enis Rama(Wagner,NY) 13′ 0″ Tom Qualter(CS) 12′ 6″
Girls- 2-Alana Carroll(Averill Park,NY) 11′ 6″ Kristin Lubeski(MW) 11′ 0″ Gabby Nebiker(MW) 9′ 6″ Julia Penna(MW) 9′ 6″


Family Comes First…. Flying Circus will be CLOSED December 24-25…. December 31-January 1 and Sunday January 14(Reno PV Summit)

College Vaulters Invited Practice days….. Thursday December 21 at 2:30pm-4pm and Wednesday December 27 3-5pm Join us please!!!!!