SYC hosted the GYA Junior Lipton Challenge regatta this year with Nathan Adams as Regatta Chairman and George Hero as PRO. Team Coaches Johnny and Katy Lovell worked hard to prepare the team again this year and our sailors answered the call.
The SYC Juniors (sail #29) pick their way across the starboard layline (Bob Maher photo)
The racing was close at the top of the fleet in the six race series championship with Team SYC finishing 2,2,1,5,1,3 and first overall in the 14 boat fleet. Team skippers were Jonathan Pottharst, Dustin Brennan and Pierce deBoisblanc. Davis Friend was the alternate skipper.
Junior Lipton Team (L-R): Kevin McKee; Scott Sonnier, Jr.; Langston Goldenberg; Miller Goldenberg; Patrick Adams; Pierce deBoisblanc; Dustin Brennan; Jonathan Pottharst; Davis Friend.
Standing behind (L-R): GYA Commo. Corky Potts; SYC Commo. Merlin Wilson; Team Coach Johnny Lovell; Regatta Chair Nathan Adams; SYC Junior Activities Chair Shan L. Kirk. (Bob Maher photo)