SRRC Athlete of the Week
“On fire”, on a roll”, “in the zone”, all great figures of speech intended to describe that unique state of mind that every SRRC athlete strives to tap into. As all of our team members are dedicated to achieving greatness, we wanted to highlight specific accomplishments of drive, confidence, calm, focus and athletic achievement.
Take a moment and help us celebrate our athletes and help us recognize their achievements while we encourage all to follow their journey. Let us congratulate Tatum Treherne, Mathew Penny and Talon Belluscio as our SRRC Athletes of the Week.
Tatum Treherne is skier of the week for earning the most world cup points in the U16 Central derby qualifying races. Tatum is 14 years old. She lives with parents Angie and Scott and her sister Teaghan (16) who is also a member of SRRC. Her older sister Tia (25) is a member of the US Air Force. Angie is a fixture at Roundtop Mountain Resort.
Tatum Treherne Facts
- Began Skiing at 3 Years Old
- Attends Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School.
- 14 Years Old
- 7th Year Competing for SRRC
- Favorite subject is Biology.
When not teaching a skiing class, she can always be found helping out at practices and races. She lives on a farm with many animals including sheep, rabbits, chickens, quail, cat and 2 dogs. In addition there are 7 lovebirds and a Moluccan Cockatoo named Rocky. Tatum began skiing at 3 years old. She has been a member of SRRC since she was 7. Her favorite ski resort is Gore Mountain.
Athletic & Loves Biology
She 9th grade honors student at Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School. Her favorite subject is Biology. She enjoys participating preseason dryland training with coach Jayar. She is also a competitive mountain bike and a member of the York Composite Cycling Club.
Eastern Championships Dreams
Her short term goals include making the state team and performing well at the Eastern Championships. She hopes to attend college and major in the sciences, but is undecided about a particular science discipline.
Mathew Penny is skier of the week for finishing with the most world cup points the derby qualifying races in the central division. Matt is 16 years old. He lives in Lancaster, PA with his parents Donna and Denny. Denny is longtime member of the Roundtop Mountain Resort Ski Patrol. We all know Matt’s older brother, Kyle, the U16 head coach.
Mathew Penny Facts
- Most World Cup Points the Derby Qualifying Races in the Central Division
- Matt is 16 Years Old
- 5th Year at SRRC
- Attends Manheim Township High School
- Hopes to Attend the University of Connecticut
Matt has an 8 year old dog named Milo. Matt began skiing at age 3. He has been a member of SRRC for five years. His favorite ski resort Steamboat. When it comes to attacking the slopes, he is the one to keep an eye on. Matt is ready for anything!
Chemistry & Computers
Matt attends Manheim Township High School where he enjoys his chemistry and computer program classes. He hopes to attend the University of Connecticut and major in computer science and ski on the club ski team there.
We are extremely proud of Matt as he brings a lot of talent and "go-getting" mentality to his skiing. He motivates his teammates and the coaches are inspired by his efforts. We know Matt will make his mark on everything he does both on the slopes and in his pursuit of higher education.
Talon Belluscio is snowboarder of the week. Coach Jeff say,” T-Money takes this week’s Athlete of the Week for pulling down the fastest runs of the day Saturday at the Mid-Atlantic Snowboard Series. This 13 year old who JUST turned 14 a few weeks ago is turning heads. I’m still amazed that Talon can’t compete in the NORAM Race to the Cup series for another TWO years! But when his time finally comes... LOOK OUT!!!”
Talon Belluscio Facts
- Snowboarding since 4 Years Old
- 5th Year with SRRCl
- 8th Grader at Northern Middle School
- Fastest Runs Mid-Atlantic Snowboard Series
- Olympic Dreams
Talon is 14 years old. He lives with parents Kristen and Larry Belluscio, his sister Nature (15) and brother River (6) in Lewisberry, PA. They have 3 dogs, Arana (8), an Australian Shepard Mix, Sammy (15), a beagle mix, and Nuggy (1), a Corgi mix.
Snowboard & Wakeboarding
Talon began snowboarding at age 4. His favorite place to snowboard is Jackson Hole, WY. He has been a member of SRRC for 5 years. Talon is in the 8th grade at Northern Middle School. His favorite subject is science. He loves to wakeboard, ride his dirt bike, and will play football in the fall.
Talon’s racing goal is to reach the Olympics. He plans to live near Lake Tahoe, own a water sports store and snowboard big mountains all over the world. He also hopes to complete the Triple Crown—the Pacific Crest Trail, the Appalachian Trail and the Continental Divide Trail—in his lifetime.