December 18 Named as "Synchroettes Day in Essex County" for the Synchronized Skating Junior Team


Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. presented a proclamation declaring Tuesday, December 18 as “Synchroettes Day in Essex County” to the Juniors Team of the Essex County Synchroettes and their coach Geri Lynch.

The girls’ synchronized skating club collected toys for needy children at its annual Toys for Tots Exhibition on Tuesday, December 18th in Essex County Codey Arena. In addition, the team recently was selected by U.S. Figure Skating to participate with Team USA for the 2012-2013 season and will compete for the Leon Lurje Trophy in Gothenburg, Sweden, in January 2013. The proclamation gives recognition to the team for its athletic achievements and community contributions.

(Photo by Glen Frieson)

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