|KEENE STATE TODAY WINTER 2011|
Timothy Thompson, coach of the Hampshire Hills Seawolves (Milford, NH) attended the Junior National Championship Swimming Association (NCSA) swim meet, held in Orlando, FL, in March. His swimmer (Andy Disco) was one of a 1,000 competitors from all over the country. Andy placed in the top 100. His best showing was 40th place in the 100 breaststroke.
Mike Seckla '02 and Sarah Kelly Seckla had their first child, Finnegan Michael, on February 17. Finnegan weighed seven pounds, 10 ounces.
Congratulations to Jonathan Winn, who has been named San Diego's 2011 High School Teacher of the Year and is in the running for California's Teacher of the Year. Jonathan has developed a high-voltage classroom atmosphere that inspires students to get excited about math and excel at AP calculus.
Corey Henderson's recent article, "Once Upon a Time: Using Children's Literature to Enhance Second Language (L2) Reading Comprehension," was published in this year's edition of the New Hampshire Journal of Education. Corey teaches Spanish at Inter-Lakes High School, where he serves as the school's differentiated instruction mentor and on the School Improvement Team. Corey is currently enrolled in graduate studies at Middlebury College.