Saccardi all-star at Top Mountaineer show

Dean Saccardi was crowned the Next Top Mountaineer during the annual event Friday, May 3, at HVRHS. Photo by Tom Brown

FALLS VILLAGE — Dean Saccardi of Cornwall won the Next Top Mountaineer contest on Friday, May 3, at Housatonic Valley Regional High School.

Whether posing with a bale of hay or doing an impressive display of disco dancing, the former host of the show put on a crowd-pleasing performance.

Other contestants were: Victor Flores, Sean Caiati, Mitch Kosciusko, Marcus Winburn, Soren Clulow, Mikki Gudmarsson, Miri Rinehart and Nick Winburn.

The hosts were Valerie Lenis and Micah Matsudaira. The show was directed by Mackenzie Hunter.

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