Vaccaro collects hardware in Boston
BOSTON — Kent Vaccaro was in Boston last weekend, receiving trophies for both first and second place in the 80cc Cadet and 100cc Mini Rotax classes for the 2013 New Hampshire Karting Championships.
Earlier in the year, the 12-year-old racer won first place in the Vermont State 2 cycle Championship, capping off a year of 31 races, 26 podium visits and 18 first-place finishes in the three separate series.
Week 1 Rifle League results
PLATTSBURGH — The Rough Riders Rifle Team placed third in the first week of competition in the Vermont Winter Postal League.
The team was led by Pete Visconti, who fired a 397. He also had the league’s second-best score. The league has 15 teams and 110 competitors from six states.
Visconti and Paul Deslieres were named to this week’s All-Star team. Andrew Visconti was the team’s top junior shooter and was named to the league’s Junior All-Star team.
For more information about the Rough Riders Rifle Team or the Plattsburgh Rod & Gun Club, contact Norbert Yakey at 298-5161.
Week 1 Standings
1, Albion 1579, 2, Whitehall 1574, 3, Plattsburgh 1570, 4, Jamestown 1568, 5, Quaker Hill 1562, 6, Barrington 1558, 7, Burlington 1555, 8, Modesto 1485, 9, Sharpshooters 1456, 10, Aces 1454, 11, St Lawrence 1394, 12, Hudson Falls 1149, 13, Northfield 1122, 14, JR.RoughRiders 1100, 15, Marksman 981.
Labatt Blue curling competition Feb. 1
PLATTSBURGH — The Labatt Blue curling double-elimination competition will occur at the American Legion Post 1619 pond Saturday. The event starts at 9 a.m. Teams are asked to be on the ice a half-hour before their game.
9 a.m. — Team Strange Brewmasters (Dr. O’Connor, Dr. Caldon, Kevin Conroy, Chris O’Connor vs. Team Hulbert Bros. (Bob Meier, Travis Dezan, Jess Ewald, Dextor Clemons).
9:20 a.m. — Team Irish (Tom Livesey, John Livesey, Joe Livesey, Curler) vs. Team Sprinklers (Chris Lefevre, Brian Gumlaw, Curler, Curler).
9:40 a.m. — Team Brewers (Nancy Provost, Gary Daniels, Dean Grenier, Curler) vs. Team S.A.L. 1619 (Steve Burdo, Dan Easton, Rick “Peggy” Duquette, Fonze Rushford).
10 a.m. — Team Dog Doctors (Healy Mayette, Kade Sewell, Casey Mohrien, Matthew Goldwebber) vs. Team Curls Gone Wild (Jenn Lord, Tom Perkette, Barry Finnegan, Kelsey Juntanen).
10:20 a.m. — Team 39’ers (Chris Breyette, Big A, Jeremy Rock, Niner) vs. Team Mixed Bags (Neal Dashnaw, Tim Daniels, Cori-Ann Daniels, Curler).
10:40 a.m. — Team Rock Hard (Shawn Riley, Travis Marshall, Brent Long, Jeremy Dauft) vs. winner of 9 a.m. game from Rink 1.
11 a.m. — Team Oogen and the Boozers (Oogen Klienfelter, John Stewart, Mike Stoutenger, Travis Lavarnway) vs. winner of 9 a.m. game from Rink 3.
11:20 a.m. — Team Pickled Livers (Matt Bruno, Paul Bruno, Matt St.Clair, Big “O”) vs. winner of 9:20 a.m. game from Rink 3.
9 a.m. — Team Cracked Stones (Kaycee Chapple, Peggy Cartier, Mallory Fletcher, Katie Hoyt) vs. Team Bazzano’s (Scott Bazzano, Bill Bazzano, Curler, Curler).
9:20 a.m. — Team Perfection (Jules Lapoint, AJ Lapoint, Ron Hewson, Chris Bredell) vs. Team Peabody’s (Josh Dubay, Don Shambo, Dan Bosley, Frosty Snowman).
9:40 a.m. — Team Gagnier’s Upholstering (Mike Gagnier, Doreen Gagnier, Steve Gagnier, Cynthia Gagnier) vs. Team Old Bruno’s (Fuzz Bruno, Keith Bruno, Kevin Bruno, Kregg Bruno).
10 a.m. — Team Kurling Keltics (Pat Keleher, Jordan Keleher, Brandon Keleher, Connor Keleher) vs. Team BFG’S (Mark Golden, Carl Benware, Pat Clancy, Alec Currier).
10:20 a.m. — Team Honey Badgers (Angie Rock, Tiffany Demar, Katherine Dashnaw, Nicolle Curler) vs. Team WIT (Scott Bouyea, Terry Guynup, Perm Rod, Curler).
10:40 a.m. — Team House Cleaners (Jamie Hemingway, Queenie, Patti Lagoy, Cindy Mayette) vs. winner of 9 a.m. game from Rink 2.
11 a.m. — Team Weasels (Weasel Bruno, Rick Duprey, Chad Duprey, John Reyell) vs. winner of 9:20 a.m. game from Rink 1.
11:20 a.m. — Team Ghost Riders (Nellie Trombley, Todd Trombley, Pete Trombley, Steph Trombley) vs. winner of 9:40 a.m. game from Rink 2.
9 a.m. — Team 3 Rocks and a Pearl (Mike Rock, Hook Rock, Jughead Rock, Pearl Mabry) vs. Team Misters (Derry Staley, Arty Starkie, Jamie Wier, Justin Rebideau).
9:20 a.m. — Team Rolling Stones (Ryan Buck, Matt Cartier, Zack Hoyt, Wesley Chapple) vs. Team Hog Lines (Debbie Thorton, Sue Duhaine, Derrick Gushlaw, Courtney Morrow).
9:40 a.m. — Team McCadams (Josh Prue, Curler, Curler, Curler) vs. Team Can-I-Bis (Dave Lessor, Billy Joe Leopard, Ron Lafountain, Marissa Rushford).
10 a.m. — Team Stone Cold (Brent Rogers, Curler, Curler, Curler) vs. Team Blue Jays (Brad Smart, Curler, Curler, Curler)
10:20 a.m. — Team MaMa Hen and the Chicks (Ashley Rock, Brooke Mayette, Jenna Mayette, Curler) vs. Team Raville’s Rollers (Chris Raville, Tom Raville, Dylan Rayville, Jordan Deno).
10:40 a.m. — Team Maulers (Brad Smart II, Curler, Curler, Curler) vs. Team ET Hombres (Ron Sharon, Jack Harris, Ken Primard, Glen Scroggins).
11 a.m. — Team Never Seen Snow (Michelle Busby, Curt Busby, Chris Finnegan, John McCarthy) vs. winner of 9:20 a.m. game from Rink 2.
11:20 a.m. — Team Barn Dogs (Rupe Dashnaw, Frank Dashnaw, John Burke, Larrie Seymour) vs. winner of 9:40 a.m. game from Rink 3.
Field House releases February public skating dates
PLATTSBURGH — Officials at the Plattsburgh State Field House have announced public skating sessions for the month of February.
Public Skating sessions are scheduled from 1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. on the following dates: Feb. 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23. Additional public skating dates will be released next month.
Admission is $2 for the public and $1 for Plattsburgh students, faculty and staff with a valid college identification. Skate rentals are available at the same rates.
For more information regarding public skating, please call the Field House at 564-4062.