2004 Eastern Region Junior Development Teams
Boys 1........Boys 2 ........Boys
I am in 3rd grade at Pinegrove School in Avon, CT. I ski with my family at the
pond in Avon. Last year I won the regionals in slalom and set a Connecticut
record. I also like to go to ski school in Florida with my dad. I like to snow
ski and snowboard.
in fourth grade this year and also compete in soccer, snowski racing, and
lacrosse. I train at Twin Lakes Monroe, NY. I have gone to the Nationals for the
last three years.
had fun competing for the first time in 2003. It was awesome getting to ski at
Nationals. I move up to Boys 2 this year, so I’m working really hard to be
ready. I got a PB at Ski Paradise in Acapulco on New Years Day and Gordon let me
sign a bottle for his wall of fame. I’m really enjoying tricks and slalom. I
also like wrestling, skateboarding, basketball, singing with my sisters and
playing drums. I want to thank Steve and Ann Lohr, Gordon Rathbun and Chet Raley
for helping me.
Hi, my name is Eric Kronenwetter. I'm a sixth grader at St. Patrick school in
Fredericksburg, Va. I like to play basketball, football, lacrosse, and hang out
with my friends. This is my second year in boys two. This year I hope to make it
to nationals in jump and slalom. I would like to thank my parents and Lake of
the Woods ski club. Water skiing rocks!
Hi, I'm in the 6th grade. I ski with the Abenaki Ski Club in Wolfeboro, NH. I
enjoy competing in all 3 events and hope to make it to the Regionals and
Nationals this year. I love all water sports in the summer, hockey in the winter
and Lacrosse in the spring. I would like to especially thank Becky Bartlett, my
mom and dad, the Abenaki skiers and everyone at Jack Travers for there help and
support. I look forward to 2004 in B2.
Hi, I'm Alexander Monahan and I am 12 and in 7th grade at Fredericksburg
Academy. This is my first year on the Jr. Dev. Team. My greatest skiing
accomplishment was making Regionals and placing 6th. I also enjoy soccer and
swimming. This year I want to make it to Nationals but most of all I want to
have fun. I would like to thank the Driggers, the Lohr's and most of all my
parents. Ski You Later!
My name is Tyler Dawson. I live in Woodbridge Virgina and attend Rippon Middle
School. I am 12 years old. This year I am going to regionals and nationals in
boys 2. My goal for this year is to run my 28 off pass. I would like to thank my
mom and dad , Bill, Kyle, Lindsay, Julie Mahan and everyone at Lake Holly Ski
Club for a Great 2003 ski season.
my name is Keegan I'm 13 and in the eighth Grade. This is my first year in B3
and my goal is to qualify in all three events this year at regionals. I want to
thank My Dad, Mr. and Mrs. Lohr and Mr. Driggers for there help last year. I am
also involved in swimming, soccer, wrestling, track, Virginia Civil Air Patrol
and hope to be a pilot someday.
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Zach Davis. I am 13 years old. This is my first year in B3. I'm looking forward
to skiing this year. I placed 3rd in 2003 regionals. I also placed 17th in the
my 1st nationals. I play other sports like baseball, and snowboard, and snow
ski. Have a good season.
My name is Sam Massa. I live in Clifton Virginia. My favorite sports are Water
Skiing and Rock climbing. My goal this year is to make it to regionals again. I
also enjoy being a DJ with my company TechnFX.
name is Kevin Jack, I'm 17 years old and am going into my senior year at
Cheverus High. I've been water skiing competitively for three years now. I also
play baseball and hockey. I can't wait for this summer, and good luck to
everyone. Special thanks to my parents, Dave Robbins and the Highland Lake
Skiers, and Bob Mcgraw. See you this summer!
Wynn Berns and this will be my second year in Boys 3. Last year I got 3rd at
Eastern Regionals. I hope to go to National's this year. I live in New
London, NH and I am in 9th grade at Proctor Academy. I am on their ski team and
soccer team. I also love to wakeboard.
Hey everyone! I'm so happy that its summer and am glad that I finally
get to ski again. Umm I don't know what else to write. I will be a junior
at PFHs. I like surfing, snowboarding, wrestling, playing the drums, and
skiing. I would like to thank Timberlake Ski Club, Curtis Sheers, Marc Bedsole,
Chet Raley, The hammels, the Hinmans, dana (for letting me live with him),
and everyone else who has helped me out over the years. HI MOM
I am a
freshman in high school and compete in snow ski racing and lacrosse. I train at
Twin Lakes in Monroe, NY. I have made it to the Nationals since I was 9 and hope
to again this year.
HI, my name is Jon Jon, In 2003 as a first year boys 3 skier I finished 1st in
Slalom, 1st in Trick, 5th in Jump and 1st Overall at the Avon Regionals. I also
competed in slalom and trick at the Nationals. My goal for 2004 is to compete in
all 3 events at the 04 Nationals in West Palm Beach, Fl.
Hey. I’m Keith
Corkery and I am a freshman at Paramus Catholic High School in Paramus, N.J. My
interests are playing guitar, playing my drum set, soccer, and snowboarding. I
would like to thank all of my coaches who helped me last year and I look forward
for the upcoming season.
I'm Steven Bender, a junior at Algonquin Regional High
School in Northborough MA. I ski with the Fort Meadow Ski Club. I want to thank
Dave Allen for his coaching, his patience, and his Malibu. I'd also like to
thank the Goodhues for hosting our state tournaments. In the off season I play
varsity and club soccer as well as varsity hockey.
Jason is 16 years old and attends Faith Baptist School in Fredericksburg VA. He
would like to thank the Lohr family for the use of their pond and all their help
the past few years. He also wants to encourage more skiers from Lake of the
Woods to compete this year.
This will be Chris's second year in Boys 3. He really likes to jump and slalom.
Thanks to Steve and Ann Lohr for the use of the lake last year and all their
coaching expertise. He skis regularly with the Lake of the Woods ski club which
has great volunteers like Dan Sutphin and Tim Murphy. Thanks everyone!!
I'm Zak. I am in the 8th grade at Baytrail Middle School in Penfield NY. I have
been competing in water skiing for 7 years. Besides water skiing I enjoy boy
scouts, football, and playing my trumpet. I slalom, trick, and jump and also
enjoy going out for a wakeboard ride. Thanks to all for your support and have a
great year!! -Zak
I am looking forward to the 2004 season and hope to qualify for regionals.
I enjoy snowboarding and playing the guitar.
2003 was my first year competing and I was so excited to make it to Nationals.
I'll be in Girls 1 again and my goal is to get to Nationals again and improve my
performance in tricks and slalom. When I'm not skiing, I like singing with my
brother and sister, piano, violin, gymnastics, basketball and tubing. Thanks to
Steve and Ann Lohr, Gordon Rathbun, and Chet Raley for all the help.
My name is Kaitlyn Zuzulock and I am in third grade at
National Park Elementary School. This was my first Regionals and I had a very
Other than water skiing, I enjoy soccer, softball, basketball and rock climbing.
I would like to thank my Dad, the Taylors, Hunter and Tracy Phillips and
everyone at the South Jersey Ski Club for their help and support. I look forward
to skiing again in G1 and hopefully bringing some new friends with me.
in 5th grade at Pinegrove school in Avon, CT I ski at the pond in Avon with my
whole family. I like to slalom, trick and sometimes jump. Last year I placed 1st
in tricks and 2nd in slalom at the regionals. This year I moved up to Girls 2.
My goal for 2004 is to ski in the Nationals. I also like to snow ski, knit and
I am now 10 and in the 4th grade at Portsmouth
Christian School. I ski on the Nansemond River and I have a Black Lab who is
also named Nansemond. This was my 2nd year competing and my first year at the
regionals. I also enjoy piano, softball and basketball. I can't wait until the
next Jr. Development Clinic. That was so much fun!
I'm Julia Monahan and this will be my second year water-skiing competitively. I
am eleven and going into the seventh grade this fall at Fredericksburg Academy.
This will be my 1st year in G2. Last year I really enjoyed Jr. Development camp
and I'm really looking forward to it again. In 2003, I got 1st in slalom at
Regionals and 13th overall in Nationals. I would like to thank the Lohrs,
Driggers and Jr. Development for all their help. See ya on the water!
I'm Sam. I am in G2 for the coming year. I am in 5th grade at Harris Hill
elementary school in Penfield NY. I ski at hidden pass (Rochester, NY). Besides
being a skier, I enjoy soccer, dancer, scouts, and playing the cello. I would
like to thank my Dad for all his good coaching. Good luck to all the skiers this
Hello, my name is Katie Tilton and I live in Natick, MA. I am 14 years old and
go to Wilson Middle School. I live and practice on lake Cochituate with my
father and my older sister Kristen. This year I placed fourth in the Eastern
Regionals. In my spare time I play Soccer, Softball, and basketball. I also
Snow Board and Snowmobile.
This is my last year in girls two and I plan to make the best of it. I got one
Leg of my slalom EP done in the fall and am hoping to get the second one early
in the season. Looking forward to see all my ski friends again this summer. Best
of luck to all!
my name is Taylor Berns, I am in 7th grade and this is my 3rd year of girls 2. I
enjoy a lot of sports such as, soccer, lacrosse, tennis, gymnastics, and I'm on
the freestyle skiing team at Mt. Sunapee. I hope to do well and go to nationals
My name is Lindsay Taylor. I live in Langhorne, Pa. I am in the 7th grade in
Neshaminy Middle School. Besides water skiing, my other hobbies include
softball, soccer, field hockey, and snow skiing. I enjoy skiing at the South
Jersey Ski Club. I'd like to thank my Dad for all his help.
Hey! My name is Rachel and I'm 13 years old. I am in the 7th grade at Nysmith
School. This is my first year in g3. My last ski season went great. I got 10th
at nationals in slalom and 6th in tricks. 32mph was the max speed for me last
year and I started at 34 after the nationals. I hope to qualify for nationals
this year in slalom. I would like to thank mom, dad, chet raley, the cobles,
russell and marc.
a rising freshman at Potomac Falls High School. I am 14 years old. Besides
skiing, I like to act, model, dance, shop and IM my friends. I am looking
forward to a fun season and can't wait for warm weather and Nationals at
Okaheelee. Thanks to Marc Bedsole,Chet Raley, Curtis Sheers,Brett Patton, my
summer sister, Natalie Hammel, my brother Ben, the Hinmans and Roarkes and my
Hey, I'm Alex and I'm 16. I ski at The Pond
in CT. Last year at Natioanls I placed 3rd in trick/jump and at the Jr US Open I
placed 2nd overall. I'm on the JR US Water Ski Team and hold the eastern region
ski fly record and co-hold the slalom record for G3. I would like to thank my
coaches: Curtis,Jack,Chet,the Hinmans,Brenda, Brandi,Rhoni,Kreg,Brett and my
parents. And anyone else I forgot--THANK YOU. I'm capt. of my school's field
hockey team and I snow ski. Good Luck to everyone this year.
I'm Abbey. I'm 15 years old and enjoy water skiing at Avon Old Farms Waterski
Club in Avon,CT. When I'm not skiing, I enjoy Art, playing field hockey,
snow skiing and snowboarding, playing the piano and hanging out with my friends.
I'd like to thank everyone at Avon for all their help and encouragement,
especially the Hinmans, Curtis and Emma Sheers, Jaki, and Mr. Byrne. I can't
wait to see everyone in the summer and wish you all the best of luck in 2004!
Hi! My name is Michaela Cooper. I am 14 years old and I live and ski at Smith
Mountain Lake Virginia. Other than skiing I also enjoy playing the guitar,
soccer and basketball. I want to thank my family, the Coble family and Rusty
Richardson for all the help and support they give me.