Jessica Boyer, daughter of Paula Sansone of Lake Placid and Bryan Boyer of Malone, was born in Plattsburgh and attended St. Joseph's Elementary School. Jess lives with her mother, younger sister, Jackie, Speckles (cat) and Sadie (dog). Her extended family includes Bill Hurley, and Lisa and Jessi Lawrence.
Jessica's hobbies include writing poetry and short stories. She is on the staff of the Blue Bomber Times, and has been published in TeenInk. She enjoys bookstores, Starbucks, summer on the lake and being surrounded by her friends. Jess is on the Varsity Volleyball team. After graduation she will pursue her interest in anthropology and comparative literature in college.
Christopher Balestrini, son of Helga and Dr. David Balestrini, was born in Oceanside, Calif., and attended Lake Placid Elementary School. Chris lives with his parents and younger sister, Danielle, dogs Lena and Coal, and cat, Titian. His older brother, David, attends college in Rochester, N.Y.
Chris enjoys rock climbing and snowboarding. His hobbies include reading, running, and flirting. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Lake Placid Outing Club, on the staff of the Blue Bomber Times, and Secretary of the Class of 2010. Chris plans to attend college after graduation to pursue his interest in sociology.
Danielle Lussi, daughter of Martina and Art Lussi, was born in Saranac Lake and attended Lake Placid Elementary School. Danielle lives with her parents, younger sister, Nina, younger brother, Miles, cats Katie and Stripes, and dog, Timber.
Danielle enjoys water and downhill skiing, crocheting hats, playing the flute, and singing in the chorus. She is on the Varsity Soccer, Track Team, and competes at the national level in ski jumping with the New York Ski Education Foundation. Danielle is President of the Class of 2010, a member of the Blue Bomber Times staff, Key Club, National Honor Society, and Lambda Pi. Danielle has applied to colleges in the Northeast to pursue her interest in engineering.