Yesterday morning, September 19, 2011, Londonderry High School Principal Jason Parent, along with high school Athletic Director Howard Sobolov, attended the 65th annual New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association Conference. Attended by principals and athletic directors of all 89 member high schools, the conference hosted presentations and an awards ceremony.
Governor John Lynch was in attendance as the guest speaker for the event. Following his remarks, high schools and individuals across state were awarded with various honors. Among those awards was one for Londonderry.
Howard Sobolov was recognized as the New Hampshire Division I Athletic Director of the Year. Jason Parent was pleased to announce this award. “Please join me in congratulating him on this achievement and for his outstanding leadership on behalf of Londonderry Athletics,” said Parent.
The New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association (NHIAA) was formed in 1947 to establish the state athletic programs as in integral part of the entire school curriculum. Since it’s conception, the organization has made progress in organizing, supervising, and coordinating a state wide athletic program. Regulations have been adopted over the years to ensure that the competition is equalized. To learn more, click here.