Orono High School students to compete in national white-water race

Orono High School sophomore Calum Hamilton (from left), junior Billy DeSisto, senior Laurie Hamilton and sophomores Samantha Nadeau and Kailey Schmidt stand in front of canoeing instructor Jeff Owen after paddling on Penobscot River in Orono on Tuesday, June 5, 2012. The group, all members of Orono High School’s GoActive outing club, had been practicing for the American Canoe Association’s 2012 Downriver Open Canoe National Championships scheduled for June 18-22.