Waves compete at Pilgrim’s Pride meet
TROY — The Lake Champlain Waves swim team sent 31 swimmers to the annual Pilgrim’s Pride Swim Meet held at the Robison Pool on the campus of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Nov. 17. The Waves were represented by Andie Abdallah, Olivia Barnett, Sydney Barnett, Cydney Bond, Stella Boolukos-Brinker, Isabella Brown, Lucianna Brown, Wyatt Brown, Emily Conners, Mikayla Fountain, Spencer Hall, Sydney Hampston, Thomas Jolicoeur, Alexandrea LaValley, Emelia Lemza, Garrett Lemza, Madeline Lemza, Cameron Matthews, Brady McCarty, Emily McLane, Luke Moore, Julia Mulligan, Nicholas Nowosielski, Mikaela Raymond, Zackary Raymond, Killyan Ruff, Alison Silver, Meghan Sorrell, Bailey VanArman, Tristen VanArman, and Patrick (Joseph) Vicencio.
Olivia Barnett placed eighth overall in the 50 backstroke, and Luke Moore placed sixth overall in the 50 breaststroke. The 200 freestyle relay team of Andie Abdallah, Madeline Lemza, Olivia Barnett and Lucianna Brown placed first overall with a time of 2:20.49. For many of the Waves swimmers, this was a first opportunity to compete in a swim meet, and many personal best times were accomplished.
The Lake Champlain Waves are a USA Swimming sanctioned competitive swim team. For details and contact information, visit lcwaves.org.
AUSABLE FORKS — The North Bowl Pro Shop team of Bob Munson (728 scratch series), Mike Watts (721), John Munson (670), Chris Welch (638) and Joe Guido (633) took first place with a 3390 total in the men’s division of the annual Riverside Lanes Handicap Bowling Tournament held from October 26 to November 17. There were 90 teams competing.
Second place went to The Chuckers team of Mike Watts (738), James Tierney (299-711), Adam Chapola (673), Joe Guido (601) and Danyle Rockwell (540) with a 3332.
Winning the women’s division, with a 2872 total was the Spic and Span team of Peggy Crossman (633 scratch series), Marie Gijanto (509), Lori McKee (444), Chris Nauman (438) and Tina Lauzon (359). Second place, with a 2845, went to the Handi Helpers team of Geri LaBier (577), Ashley Howard (513), Jess Brown (497), Jan Arthur (391) and Courtney Downs (384).
PLATTSBURGH — On Saturday, November 23, the following skaters passes United States Figure Skating tests, in conjunction with the Skating Club of the Adirondacks: Amelia Arguelles, pre-preliminary moves in the field; Paige Cole, pre-preliminary moves in the field; Allyson Duprey, preliminary moves in the field; Meghan Germaine, preliminary freestyle; and Saana Teittinen-Gordon, preliminary freestyle.
Ticonderoga Resolution Run set for Jan. 1
TICONDEROGA — The LaChute Road Runners Club of Ticonderoga is planning its 12-th-annual Resolution Run for Jan. 1.
The event will include a 5K (3.1 miles) run and a 4K (2.5 miles) walk. Both events will begin at 11 a.m. and end at the Community Building on Montcalm Street. At 11:30 a.m., there will be a 1K race for children age 12 and younger. The course follows Lake Champlain Avenue to Water Street to Lake George Avenue and back to Montcalm Street.
Registration will be on race day, beginning at 10:15 a.m. at Bicentennial Park. People can also register online, at www.active.com. Registration fee is $2 or two food items. All proceeds will be donated to the local food pantry.
Following the run, there will be light refreshments and presentation of awards. Awards will be home-baked goods. The event will be held regardless of weather conditions. For more information, visit the club website, at www.lachute.us.