FC Bucks Inferno takes invitational title

Council Rock United Soccer Association’s FC Bucks Inferno took home the championship in the U12 Girls’ 11 vs. 11 bracket, in the seventh annual CRUSA/FC Bucks Invitational Tournament last month at Council Rock High School South.

Pictured in back row from left, Alexa Cahill, Ashley Volans, Lindsey Bennett, Jenna Garber, Dana DeDominics, Lara Hensler, Kaila Rahn, and Coach Tom Rodman; front row kneeling, Brenna Schoenfeld, Caroline Grunwell, Riley Hepler, Katie Rodman, Paige Geiger, and Katie Daniels; reclining in front, Ashleigh Adams. Not pictured are Madelyn Deal, Matrona Melekos, Kiersten Whalen, Coach Rich Finneyfrock, and Coach Mike Adams. Photo by Lynn Adams.


Dancing siblings win in Wildwood

Elite Dance Academy siblings, Nick and Ava Camarero, recently won titles at the 2015 Dance Xplosion Nationals in Wildwood, NJ. Nick, a freshman at Council Rock High School South and coached by Mr. Tony Jackson, won Mr. Teen Dance Xplosion, while Ava, a student at Richboro Middle School and coached by Miss Jill McCloskey Daly, was crowned Junior Miss Dance Xplosion, as well as receiving the award for tap excellence.

Elite Dance Academy fall registration is open for all ages and levels. For info call 215-322-9175.


Bike the Basin: A one-of-a-Kind cycling event to help cure retinal blindness

by June Portnoy

Michael Smedley, a 15½-year-old sophomore at Council Rock High School South, wants nothing more than to drive, but he must put that dream on hold because he has lost most of his vision.

His brother, Mitchell Smedley, 12, a seventh grader at Richboro Middle School, can no longer play for Northampton Baseball due to his significant vision impairment.

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Zoe Hertz wins award at Phillips’ Mill Youth Art Exhibition

Zoe hertz, a junior at Council Rock High School South, recently won a top award in Fine Arts for her cut paper work entitled “Family,” at the Phillips’ Mill Youth Art Exhibition in New Hope.