CIRCUS STRONG ~~~ Ellison Weiner ~~State Champ… Rachel Venter Soars. 12′ 0″… Tatum Norris Steps Up !

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    CONGRATULATIONS to all Circus athletes for the extreme. effort, spirit, and sportsmanship displayed this weekend in our four boarding states.  Here is the weekend scoop! 

 Connecticut State Open Championships at Hillhouse fieldhouse was. exciting in both the girl’s and boys’ runways…Weston Senior… Ellison Weiner won her. 3rd State Open Pole Vault. with an easy 12′ 0″ sail for her coaches. This Dartmouth University signee moves. to Nike Indoor Champs.. Jordan Carr(Barlow). placed. at 10′ 6′. for the speedy sophomore.  Taking the. Boys. honors. was Lucas Williams from Ridgefield? at a school record 15′ 0″.  and Derek Amilcke(Staples) placed runner-up at 14′ 0″.

  Tatum Norris(Susquehanna Community, PA)  “steps up on the inside” at the PA State Open Championships at Penn State today.. with two new. indoor school records.  and personal bests in placing the in both the 60m Dash.  and the 200m Dash for the. Sabers.  Competing with her heart instead of her legs.. she blasted. 7.71 school record.  and. 25.02 for 200 meters school record in lane 6.  She moves on to Tuesday Nights Eastern States at the Nike Armory in both sprints.

   Rachel Venter(Warwick Valley)  was ready to fly at Section 9 State Quals in the Armory on Saturday.  Using her 13′ 1 Essx sticks.. she sizzled over 12′ 0″ for the honors and is off to state next week at Ocean Breeze.  Also ripping some. high air. was Lily Beattie(Warwick Valley) soaring 11′ 6″. to qualify for next weeks. NY State.  and Ella Galloway(Pine Bush) took the. final qualifying spot at 11′ 0″. after her huge long Jump qualifier. at 17′ 7″.  Warwick Valley sprinter/vaulter…Hannah Cann came. thru in flying colors. with her 11′ 0″ pole vault.  and 60′ 1 anchor leg of 4 x 400 Relay that advances. to state. for Coach Thomas Ady Laurie(NP) 11′ 0″. Stella Scherbak(MW) 10′ 0″.  Eliozabeth Apostolico(MW) 10′ 0″. Jayden Beck(MV) 9′ 6″. Averie Klein(PB) 9′ 0″. Isabela Centeno(C) 8′ 0″ —–  The Boys comp was exciting. as Logan Schupner(MV)  won the. tiebreaker at 13′ 0″. followed. by freshman Luke Beattie(War) at 13′ 0″. Klaus Landenau(War) flew 11′ 6PR..Anthony Roe. went big at 11′ 0″. Luke Kotsides(RV) 11′ 0″ PR. Nate VonDeben(PB) 10′ 6″ PR. Brian Chen(MW) 10′ 0″.  Cole Wilson(Wash)  9′ 0″.

  In todays Warwick Valley Tune~`Up meet at the Warwick Center… It was  Grace Zagoria returning to glory, with her. 11′ 6″ PR for a school record and top honors…   Maura Michalczyk(Dunmore, PA) was. a sensation on her. 12′ 7″ poles, with her school record 11′ 3″ Personal Best for the District 2 star gymnast