Press-Republican

April 8, 2014

Sports Shorts: April 8, 2014


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---- — PSU baseball to play Cortland at Siena

PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh State baseball team has announced a makeup date for its final regular-season meeting with SUNYAC rival Cortland.

The Cardinals and Red Dragons will play a single, nine-inning game at Siena Field on the campus of Siena College.

The conference tilt is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Keep checking GoCardinalSports.com and follow Plattsburgh athletics (@PBurghCardinals) as well as the Plattsburgh baseball team (@Platts_Baseball) on Twitter for all the most up-to-date news regarding weather-related schedule changes throughout the 2014 season.

A-C North announces weekly schedule

PLATTSBURGH —The Ameri-Can North Sports Center has announced its schedule for the week.

Stick-n-puck will be offered April 11 from 5:30 p.m to 7 p.m, and April 13 from 3:30 p.m to 5 p.m

A public skating session will be held April 13 from 2 p.m to 3:30 p.m

Baseball series with Brockport to be played at Siena

PLATTSBURGH — Poor field conditions at Chip Cummings Field have forced a change in the three-game SUNYAC baseball series between Plattsburgh State (8-14, 3-5 SUNYAC) and The College at Brockport (11-8, 3-6).

The teams will play their series at Siena Field on the campus of Siena College in Loudonville, N.Y. The three-game set will begin with a single nine-inning game at 3 p.m. on Friday before the teams close things out with a doubleheader beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday.

For more information go to GoCardinalSports.com and follow Plattsburgh State athletics (@PBurghCardinals) as well as the Plattsburgh State baseball team (@Platts_Baseball) on Twitter for all the most up-to-date news regarding weather-related schedule changes throughout the 2014 season.

Chesterfield Fish and Came Club to 3-D Archery Shoots

CHESTERFIELD — The Chesterville Fish and Game club will offer 3-D archery shoots May 4, August 3, and August 24.

The events will feature 3-D archery, a 50/50 raffle, and a full lunch.

50/50 raffle registration will end at 11 a.m and awards will be presented at 2 p.m.

Events will continue, rain or shine and the whole family is encouraged to attend.

Driscoll Earns named Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week

CORTLAND — An outstanding performance in the 10,000-meter run has yielded State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Women’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week honors for Plattsburgh State senior Kelley Driscoll.

While competing in the Sam Howell Invitational at Princeton University last Friday night, the product of Geneva, N.Y., turned in the fourth-best 10,000-meter run time among all NCAA Division III student-athletes so far this season. Driscoll placed second in the longest race of the meet and was clocked in a personal-best time of 36:21.31. She bettered her previous personal best by over 25 seconds and outpaced a number of NCAA Division I student-athletes in the 13-woman field as well.

Driscoll and the rest of the Plattsburgh State outdoor track and field team will return to action on Saturday when they head south to Troy, N.Y., to compete in the Upstate Classic hosted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The meet is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.