Please join us in welcoming two new PE/Athletics faculty for the 2013-14 school year. The first is our newly appointed softball coach and Physical Education teacher, Bethany Sindy. Bethany has a Master of Science degree in PE and Athletic Coaching from West Virginia University. She played softball for Davis & Elkins College and played soccer for Allegheny College. Bethany has also been a varsity coach for soccer, basketball and volleyball at Buckhannon- Upshur High School.
Our new tennis director is Octavio Delasobera. Octavio spent most of his childhood in Paraguay, South America. He was ranked #2 in the country in juniors. After moving to the United States he achieved a top 50 US national ranking and turned pro after finishing high school. Octavio was a member of Paraguay’s Davis Cup team and was on tour for a few years playing both singles and doubles until returning to the US to attend college at Rollins College. During Octavio’s collegiate years the Rollins Men’s team reached the finals of the NCAA tournament and Octavio was an All- America player. Octavio has been teaching tennis for 20 years and most recently at the 4 star academy in Virginia.