October 12, 2012

Sports Shorts: October 12, 2012



Local roller derby team to end season with event

PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Lumber Jills roller derby team will end their 2012 bouting season on Saturday, Oct. 27 against Watertown’s Black River Rollers. The bout will take place at the Plattsburgh City Recreation Center on the U.S. Oval. Doors open to the public at 5 p.m., with the first whistle at 6 p.m.

Stop by at Body Art Tattoo, North Country Food Co-Op or Conroy’s Organics, or go to, to buy your tickets in advance, which are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages five to 12. Children under five are admitted free. General admission tickets are $12 at the door on the day of the event.

For more information about the North Country Lumber Jills, visit


Greene named SUNYAC Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week

CORTLAND — Tome Greene of the Plattsburgh State men’s soccer team was named SUNY Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the week ending Oct.7.

Green had the first goal, and game winner in Plattsburgh States double overtime win over Oneonta State on Saturday.

The Cardinals, who are 13-1-0 overall and 4-1 in SUNYAC play, continue conference play this weekend in their final road trip of the regular season. They will take on Fredonia today at 4 p.m. and finish the weekend at Buffalo State for a 1 p.m. matchup Saturday.

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