October 16, 2012

Sports shorts: October 16, 2012


---- — Rifle team practice ongoing

PLATTSBURGH — The Rough Riders Junior ad Adult Rifle Team is now practicing for the upcoming indoor shooting season. The team practices at the Plattsburgh Rod & Gun Club.

Junior and beginner shooters are coached Thursday nights, starting at 6:30 p.m. Experienced shooters practice Tuesday nights, starting at 5:30 p.m. All needed equipment is available for free.

For more information, call coach Visconti at 298-7776.

North Country Golf Club sets schedule

ROUSES POINT — The North Country Golf Club has announced its revised schedule for the fall season.

The Champlain Cup has been re-scheduled for Oct. 20 because of the weather. Tee times will begin at 11 a.m. Any players from The Barracks or the NCGC must contact their team captains — NCGC’s Dustin Beauregard at 297-2582 or The Barracks’ Dave Vivian at 566-7150 — to confirm their participation for the re-scheduled date.

For more information on the NCGC’s fall schedule, contact the pro shop, at 297-2582, or

October 20- Champlain Cub, 11 a.m.

October 20- Annual Halloween Glow Ball Tournament

October 27- Falling Leaves Mixer

October 28- Best Ball Championship

November 3- Frost Bite Classic

November 9- Big Turkey Golf Tournament (9-hole, par-3 skins game), 1 p.m.

November 17- Thanksgiving Holiday Classic