1. “BOOM” @ MARINE CORP MEET.. MATT FAY(IP) 15′ 9″…MADDIE SCHNEIDER(Darien) 11′ 6″ !!!

    The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Academy, LLC
    The Pole Vault Center
    Warwick,NY

    It was truly ….”BOOM” at the Pole Vault runway today at the 15th Marine Corps Indoor Classic at the New Balance Track & Field Center on 168th Street, New York City!!!!

    The Iona Prep,NY Pole Vault “BOOM” Club…coached by Jerry Cahill treated the sold out crowd to exciting vaulting and great sportsmanship at mid day Varsity section od champions… Iona Prep…senior Matt Fay made his statement with 2 new PR’s at 15′ 6″ and 15′ 9″ for the Gold Medal. His near 16′ 0″ jump moves him up the MILLROSE GAMES HS BOYS POLE VAULT LIST for the February 14, 2015 TV Meet!!!! The TOP 8 vaulters in our reach will be invited based on performance thru Feb. 1. “Boom” team mate Ryan Herrera Murphy also looked great all day and his 15′ 6″ PR also places him on the list. Luke Ammirati(Farrell) sailed 13′ 6″ again … Flying Circus junior Matt deLorenzo blasted over 13′ 6″… Ormando Watson was solid on new poles and Brian Sagendorf(Union Catholic) 12′ 0″ .

    In the evening Girls Championship Pole Vault… Connecticut State Champ sailed huge over 11′ 6″ for gold and used her BIGGEST POLES EVER at 12′ 0″ close bars.. She then took the Marine Corp “Chin-Up” contest with her 20 Straight chins record!!! Sabrina Anderson(HC) coming off her 11′ 6″ win on Saturday..placed 2nd at 11’0″ followed by junior Kalli Many(BH) at 11′ 0″…Erin Leahey(Warwick) 10′ 6″ and Andrea Dolan(Wallkill) at 9′ 0″ !!!

    Circus Performers win both FROSH/SOPH VAULTS!!! The next generation is creeping up… with James Ammirati(Farrell,NY) winning the gold Frosh / Soph meet at 9′ 6″ and Soph Colleen Leahey(JS Burke,NY) winning the Girls Frosh / Soph Vault at 8′ 6″!!!!

    BACK TO TRAINING DRILLS …. MORE -TO-COME !!!!!

  2. “HIGH FLYING” @ ANDY WASNIK POLE VAULT MEET !!!!

    The Hudson Valley FLYING CIRCUS Pole Vault Academy, LLC
    The Pole Vault Development Project
    Warwick, New York

    CONGRATULATIONS to all the 47 Holiday Pole Vaulters competing in our 5th ANDY WASNIK HOLIDAY POLE VAULT CLASSIC at The Warwick Center for Pole Vault….FLYING CIRCUS on Saturday. The 3 section meet featured High School Girls….High School Boys and the Open/Masters Men and Women’s competition. Special thanks to our Event score keepers…Karen Leggett and Mark Delorenzo for all their work and all coaches…parents and volunteers for making our Salute to Former Park Ridge Track & Field Coach Andy Wasnik a huge success. Andy’s spirit carries us all to NEW HEIGHTS !!!!

    USATF CLUB MEET…#06-1129
    Saturday December 27, 2014

    BOYS HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION:
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    Performance Name Hometown
    15′ 7″ Derek Dibona Warwick, NY
    14′ 0″ Chris Rough Westhill.CT
    13′ 0″ Matt Delorenzo Wallkill,NY
    13′ 0″ Martin Desmery New Paltz,NY
    13′ 0″ Matt Greenlaw Warwick,NY
    13′ 0″ Caleb Duffany Demarest,NJ
    13′ 0″ Ivan Mieses Middletown,NY
    12′ 6′ Luke Ammirati Staten Island,NY
    12′ 0″ Dante D’Agostaro Mahwah,NJ
    11′ 0″ Justin Walker Mahwah,NJ
    11′ 0″ Isaaac Heatley Warwick,NY
    9′ 6′ James Ammirati Staten Island,NY
    9′ 6″ John Kern Warwick,NY
    9′ 6″ Mike Quartucci Andover,NJ

    BOYS MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION:
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    7′ 0″ Colby Quackenbush Warwick,NY

    MEN’S/WOMEN’S OPEN/MASTERS DIVISION:
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    14′ 0″ Billy Thibault Westhill,CT
    14′ 0″ Brian Leggett Old Chatham.NY
    13′ 0″ Dan Matson Stamford,CT
    13′ 0″ Zack Holgrin Shirly,NY
    11′ 0″ Connor Mulcahney Weston,CT
    10′ 0″ John Andresen Aquebogue,NY(73+ Master)
    9′ 6″ Dana Rokicsak Nanuet,NY

    GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION:
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    12′ 1″ Maddie Schneider Darien,CT
    11′ 8″ Tedi Demaria Bethlehem,NY
    11′ 0″ Amanda McNeilis Commack,NY
    10′ 6″ Brigette Muller Mahwah,NJ
    10′ 3″ Sophia Alter Rondout,NY
    10′ 0″ Jenna Braun Mahwah,NJ
    10′ 0″ Jessica Ipplito FaitLawn,NJ
    9′ 6″ Erin Leahey Warwick,NY
    8′ 6″ Colleen Leahey Warwick,NY
    8′ 0″ Kayla Maas Eldred,NY
    8′ 0″ Marrin O’Connor Westerlo,NY
    7′ 6″ Gabriella Lepe White Plains,NY
    6′ 6″ Sara Jane Drewitt Eldred,NY

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    Weekend News….. Boys….. Derek Dibona soars 16′ 0 at North Shore Invite…Leland Roberts(Danbury ) 13′ 6″ Liam Ackerman(St.Anthony) 12′ 6″ Matt Greenlaw(Warwick,NY) 12′ 0″ Christian Partenio(Danbury,CT) 11′ 6″ Andy Rubenstahl(Wash’ville) 11′ 6″ Vinnie Depaola(Monroe) 10′ 6″… Pearl River Holiday Festival at RCC… Matt Leanza(Suffern,NY) wins at 12′ 6″…Jake Diamond(Suffern) 11′ 0″ Jack Larkin(Dover,NY) at 8′ 0″…At PSAL..It was Ormando Watson(Banneker Academy) winning gold at 13′ 2″ for Coach Simonet and Lincoln Bernard(Beacon School) 10′ 0″ !!!! Coach Simonet hit 13′ 6′ in todays Armory Open Meet !!!!
    …In Girls Vault… Sabrina Anderson(Hunterdon Central,NJ) flew 11′ 6″PR to win at Lehigh University HS Gala….Katlyn Rymarzow won big at NJ Meet at Armory..Lauren Bilali(Old Tappan 10′ 6″….Kalli Manley(Burnt Hills) wins in Albany 11′ 0″…Cara Kelly(Vernon) wins Pearl River Festival … Emily Taylor(John Glenn) wins North Shore at 11′ 6″ PR for Coach Jim Henderson…Brianna Law(Commack) 10′ 6″..Amanda McNeilis(Commack) 10′ 0″!!

    CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL VAULTERS from FLYING CIRCUS STAFF