1. FLYING CIRCUS WEEKEND FIREWORKS @ STATE MEETS & NEW ENGLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS !!!!

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

    CONGRATULATIONS to ALL VAULTERS from FLYING CIRCUS this weekend and this entire AWESOME SPRING SEASON!!!!! Working with over 115 Vaulters this season was a blast for our entire Pole Vault Staff of Coaches and we wish to extend our sincere THANK YOU to every Vaulter…every Parent…every supporting High School Coach for making our club a unique positive experience . There is no pole vault club without YOU and Your Great Support and “Spirit”. The Goal again this year was about improvement …friendship and fun and we hit the moon on all accounts . As we wind down our Open Sessions..our Private Sessions..our Team Clinics..our Barn Meets….. we want you all to know how much we appreciate everything you have done to make our club successful this year. We hope you all can join our final party together… The BARNYARD BBQ CELEBRATION of FRIENDS of the POLE VAULT on Saturday—July 14. SEE YOU ALL SOON !!!!

    THREE “STATE OPEN VAULT CHAMPS” CROWNED….. and 12 MEDALISTS!!!!

    TYLER HRBEK…Senior ..Northern Valley-Old Tappan (NJ) …. won the New Jersey Open Meet of Champions with his 15′ 0″ sail over for gold… with Coach Jeff Clark and Coach Alex Eckermeyer guiding the way for this UCONN recruit.
    ALANA CARROL..Senior ..Averill park,NY… took honors gold at the New York State meet at Ciecro North High School on Friday with her 13′ 0″ first attempt clear for Coach Hugh Cauthers and Coach Stephanie Duffy. Alana heads to Harvard University in the fall.
    MEGAN BISCOGLIO…Senior..Southington,CT … won her STATE OPEN and The New England Championships on Saturday at New Hampshire University facility at 12′ 3″ and heads to UCONN next fall !!!

    NEW YORK STATE— Cicero North,Syracuse,NY

    Girls Results… 1- Alana Carroll(Averill Park) 13′ 0″ 2- Kaeli Thompson(Warwick Valley) 13′ 0″ New School & Section 9 Record 6- Kristin Lubeskie(Monroe-Woodbury) 12′ 0″ Kiera Couland-Smith(New Paltz) 9′ 0″ Molly Palma(Bronxville) 8′ 0″

    Boys Results… 1-Joe Weaver(Central Square) 16′ 0″ coached by Jason Brocisis
    5-Dane Sorensen(Warwick Valley) 15′ 0″ 8-Josiah Spain(O’Neill) 14′ 6″ (2nd in Division II) Johannes Stromhaug(Vestal) 14′ 6″ Shane Racey(Ravena-Soph) 14′ 0″ Chris Filtov(Nanuet) 14′ 0″ Nick Villanueva(Monroe-Woodbury) 13′ 6′ Jacob Baker(Ketcham) 13′ 6″ Tom Qualter(Clarkstown South) 13′ 0″ Conor Burke(Pearl River) 12′ 0″

    NEW JERSEY STATE–North Burlington,NJ

    Girls results… 3- Melissa Purcell(Pascack Valley) 12′ 6″ 5-Sydney Woods(Northern Valley-Demarest) 12′ 0″ 8-Caroline McGann(Holy Angels) 11′ 6″ Lauren saifi (Governor Livingston) 11′ 0″ Nicole Lester(Ridgewood) 11′ 0″ Marisa DiGia(Old Tappan).. 10′ 6″

    Boys results …. 1-Tyler Hrbek(Old Tappan) 15′ 0″ 2-Dave Bausmith(Hunterdon Central) 15′ 0″ 4- Conor Reilly(Union Catholic) 14′ 6″ 7- Adam Stavash(Hasbrouch Heights) 14′ 0″ Jarod Forer(Glen Rock) 14′ 0″ Seth Kricheff(Old Tappan) 14′ 0″ Callum Howard(Colunbia) 13′ 6″ Sam Pitkowsky(Pascack Valley) 13′ 0″

    NEW ENGLAND CHAMPS –New Hampshire University

    Girls resu;ts….. 1- Megan Biscoglio(Southington,CT) 12′ 3″ 5-Paige Martin(Norwich Free Academy,CT) 10′ 9″ 8-Elise Russell(Weston,CT) 10′ 9″

    Boys Results …2-Scott Rathburn(Keene,NH) 14′ 9″ Nate Llanos(Danbury,CT) 14′ 3″

    CIRCUS SUMMER NEWS

    SUMMER POLE VAULT MEETS @ CIRCUS continue this Tuesday July 12 at 5pm …Registration/Warm Up…Bar goes up on 2 pits at 6:01PM…. $30 per athlete.
    BBQ MEET CELEBRATION DAY…Saturday July 14… Girls Meet 8:30AM ..Registration/Warm Up …. Bar goes up on 3 Pits at 10:01AM … $30 per athlete(includes BBQ)
    Boys Meet 12 NOON Warm Up…. Bar goes up at 1PM… $30 per athlete(includes BBQ)

    SUNDAY OPEN SESSIONS have concluded.
    WEDNESDAY NIGHT OPEN SESSIONS end this week June 13.

    GIRLS SUMMER POLE VAULT CAMP on July 12-13 is CLOSED and FULL… All other girls interested in Summer Pole Vault camp must now join the Co-Ed Boys and Girls Camp on July 9-10. Thre are 10 pots open for this Co-Ed Camp. Applications on line at hvflyingcircus.com

    FLYING CIRCUS WILL BE COSED from July 15-September 1…RECOVERY PERIOD

    CONGRATULATIONS to all our 17 ATHLETES who have qualified for New Balance NATIONALS next week in Greensboro,NC !!!!

    FLYING CIRCUS…. SEE YOU at the BBQ !!!!!!!!

  2. FAST TIMES: DANE SORENSEN(14′ 9″) // KAELI THOMPSON(12′ 3″)…. “ALL-COMERS MEETS COMING-to-BARNYARD !!!!

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

    GET READY FOR SOME BARNYARD VAULTING FUN!!!!!!!

    Everyone is invited to extend the Fun at the up-coming Flying Circus Summer Vault Series. Bring you vaulting poles and friends for some great friendship and fun in the FLYING CIRCUS POLE VAULT BARNYARD… Two pits rolling at all times… Rain or Shine… Enter at the door($30/athlete)…… Ability competitions for all levels(Middle School/High School/Open/Masters).

    SUMMER FUN ALL-COMERS POLE VAULT MEETS

    • Tuesday June 5… Warm Up 5pm Meet Starts 6:01PM…
    • Tuesday June 12 Warm Up 5pm Meet Starts 6:01PM…
    • Saturday.. July 14 Girls Meet 10AM… Boys Meet 1PM.. Elite Competition 4PM

    Warwick Valley- Fast Times Meet(May 29) .. Dane Sorensen(Warwick Valley) senior soared 14′ 9″ (photo above) to win the gold in his final home meet at Fast Times Invite last night and as ever so close at 15′ 3″PR on his 180 stick for the first time this year. This Cortland State University bound sprinter/vaulter is not thru yet!!!! Warwick valley,NY junior..Kaeli Thompson also came up big all night with hr 12′ 3″ gold and 3 close bars at 12′ 9″ for the Purple Wave coached by Mike Potter. Both vault tomorrow at State Quals in Hyde Park,NY.

    BOYS RESULTS — Dane Sorensen(Warwick) 14′ 9″ SB Josiah Spain(O’Neill) 1′ 3″ Tom Qualter(CS) 14′ 3″PR Jacob Baker(Ketchum) 13′ 9″ Guy jackson(Ketchum) 12′ 9″ Sam Pitkowsky(Pascack valley) 12′ 9″ Nick Mirecki(Wash’ville) 12′ 9″ Austin O’Malley(Goshen) 12′ 3″ Nick Lofaro(marlboro) 12′ 3″ Justin Fastenau(FDR) 11′ 9″ Matt Warren(Wash’ville) 11′ 3″ kevin Chait(Wash’ville) 10′ 3″
    GIRLS RESULTS — Kaeli Thompson(Warwick) 12′ 3″ Melissa Purcell(Pascack Valley) 11′ 9″ Caroline McGann(Holy Angels) 11′ 3″ Lindsey Julian(Wash’ville) 9′ 9″ Sydney Tomaine(FDR) 9′ 9″ Juliana Schraer(pascack Valley) 9′ 3″ Hannah Solomom-Hollander(Suffern) 9′ 3″ Daniella raymond(Wash’ville) 8′ 3″

    3 CONNECTICUT STATE CHAMPS ….. Congratulations to our 3 NEW CONNECTICUT STATE GROUP CHAMPS last night… Elise Russell of Weston,CT won Class L gold at 11′ 0″ PR for Coach Medve…Team mate Sophia Rico placed at 10′ 0″… Notre Dame,CT senior…Nick Petruzzelli flew 14′ 0″ to win Class L State title..along with Jackson Hemphill(Fairfield Ludlow) at 13′ 0″ Kieran Daly(Darien) 12′ 6′ Henry Vossler(Darien) 12′ 0″ . Watch out for Sophomore..Aideen O’Connor at Lewis Mills,CT.. winning the State Vault M title at 14′ 0″!!!! Decathlon/Soccer star..Jameson Weber of Northwestern placed at 13′ 0″.

    Weekly Up-Dates….
    Girls… Alana Carroll(Averill Park,NY) hit 13′ 0″ this past week in Section 2 Champs… Melissa Purcell(Pascack valley,NJ) set a New School and Bergen County All-Time record at 12′ 7″ for Coach Wilson’s Indians… Sydney Woods was spectactular in setting a new school record of 12′ 6.5″ for Coach Ives…Lia Zavattaro(Greenwich,CT) won her 6th FCIAC Pole Vault Championship for the Cardinals… Kristin Lubeski (Monroe-Woodbury) won Sectionals at 12′ 0″… Sydney Tomaine(FDR) set her school record at 10′ 0″ …

    Boys… Shane Racey(Ravena,NY) hit 15′ 0″ at Section 2 Champs….Johannes Stromhaug(Vestal) flew 15′ 7″ at Section 4 Champs… Dane Sorensen(Warwick) hit 14′ 6″ at Section 9.. Jacob Becher(Warwick) 11’0″..Mike Moore 11′ 0″… Nick Mirecki(Wash’ville,NY) soph hit the magic 13′ 0″ at Section 9…. Nate Llangos(Danbury,CT) won FICIC champs at 14′ 0″..Josh Appel(Westhill) 13′ 6″..Oliver Hayes(Rdgefield,CT) 13′ 0″…


    LAST CALL… SUMMER BOYS & GIRLS CAMPS…. July 9-10 Boys Girls July 12-13 @ Circus Web Site www.hvflyingcircus.com JOIN-the-FUN with US this summer!!!!