Find us on Facebook
Local Sports


4399 Lorraine Oakley
4365 Albion Youth Baseball
4391 Medina Mustang Band
4396 Albion Merchants Association
4388 OC Democrats
4404 LCP
4334 Genesee Symphony Orchestra
4342 Kevin Doherty
4387 OC Democrats
4414 Eileen Banker
4403 Albion Rotary Club
0231 LCP Fishing Hotline
2374 Link to LCP
2308 I Saw It On The Hub
2192 LCP Printing Copying Services

Kendall students, staff raise nearly $2,000 for Special Olympics at Polar Plunge

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 12 February 2018 at 11:26 am

Provided photos

ROCHESTER – Michela Hanlon, a senior at Kendall Central School, runs from the cold water of Lake Ontario on Sunday during the Polar Plunge. The water was at 39 degrees on Sunday.

A group from Kendall Central School raised $1,675 for the Special Olympics on Sunday at the Polar Plunge at Ontario Beach Park in Rochester.

The group from Kendall includes, bottom row, from left: Lizzie Sutphen, Michela Hanlon, Shianna Patten, Adriana Passarell and Kierstyn Christensen.

Top row: Lyndsay Wright, John Rath, Megan Hardenbrook, Nate Warters, Mickey Gardner, KCS staff and team captain Kevin Watson and Lovette French.

Kevin Watson (left), Kendall’s athletic director and middle school administrator, heads for the water.

Michela Hanlon, Lovette French (a security guard at Kendall) and Adriana Passarell enjoyed the Polar Plunge, which is a fund-raiser for the Special Olympics.

There were about 2,000 participants in the Plunge, who raised about $175,000.

A team from Holley also jumped into the lake. The Holley group raised $665. Anyone with photos of the Holley participants is welcome to send them to news@orleanshub.com.

Return to top

error: Content is protected !!