The HV Flying Circus Pole Vault Project

NEWS FLASH —— April 28
Franklin Field,PA

The eight Flying Circus Pole Vault Girls took the Penn Relay’s by storm on Thursday under clear skies at the World’s Greatest Track and Field Meet. Congratulations to all for a wonderful day together. It is always a thrill for coaches,parents and spectators to watch you all interact and compete. This experience, in front of 20, 000 Track Nuts, will last a lifetime… More big days just ahead!!!

James Coughlin,PA senior captain…Madisyn Hawkins used her 7 step approach perfectly to win the High School Championship of America event with a clutch last attempt sail at 12; 7.5″ for the gold watch. This super fast gymnast takes her talents to Lehigh University next fall. The Circus Gilrls were helping and encouraging each other all Flying Circus placed 4 Girls in the TOP 5 for our best team showing ever @ Penn! Piston Area,PA junior Abby Norwillo used her us spirit 155 to the max with her 12′ 3.5″ third place medal. In forth was Averill Park,NY junior …Alana Carroll, using her new 13′ 7″ pole for Coach Cauthers and sailing 12′ 3.5″ seasonal best outdoor school record. Taking home the 5th place medal before her prom night ..was Northern Valley-Demarest,NJ senior Michellle “Rubee” Rubinetti..with a blast over 12′ for Coach Mike Ives. Michelle enters UPENN next fall !!! Fair Lawn,Nj senior Jessica Ippolito leaped 11′ for the Cutters on her 160 UCS and heads to University of Rhode Island next fall. Great vaulting also came from Lia Zavattaro(Greenwich,CT) senior Amanda McNelis(Commack,NY) and Leah Saifi( senior ) Governor Livingston,NJ)

Congratulations all…. now—back-to-training!

You are invited to join the exciting Andy Washing Pole Vault Meet at Mahwah High School on Sunday morning May 7. This open meet honors one of our greatest pole vault coaches ever from New Jersey. Meet director..Rob Pasek(Mahwah High School) welcomes all vaulters for an exciting tribute meet. More details on how to enter coming on Sunday Newsletter….

Flying Circus… More than Pole Vault.