February 11, 2013

Sports Shorts: February 11, 2013


---- — Section VII Bowling

Championships today

PLATTSBURGH — The Section VII Bowling Championships, originally scheduled for Saturday, will be held today at North Bowl Lanes. 

The first shift of bowling will begin at 9:30 a.m. The Beekmantown boys and girls will both be looking to defend their titles.

Chazy Youth hockey to host spring league

CHAZY — Chazy Youth Hockey will be hosting a shortened spring hockey league, beginning March 4 and running until March 30. All players with a birth year between 1994 and 2006 are welcome to attend.

Teams will be divided evenly by the coaches and at least eight games will be scheduled for each team. Due to school breaks being early, the fee has been reduced this year to accommodate families and players who have other commitments and may miss a few games.

All levels will still be mixed gender, non-checking and officiated by USA Hockey officials. The fee for the entire 2013 spring season is $50. On-line registration is preferred and can be completed at For more information, visit the website or call Craig Giroux or George Caswell at 846-7300.

Special Olympics tennis team to begin practices

PLATTSBURGH — The Special Olympics Champs tennis team will begin practice Feb. 24 at the Bayside Tennis Club. Practices will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Sundays. New athletes are welcome.

For more information, contact Terry Ryan at 563-6658.