June 26, 2013

Sports Shorts: June 26, 2013


---- — Girls’ summer hockey league starts July 12

PLATTSBURGH – A girls’ summer 3-on-3 hockey league will be held on Friday evenings, begining July 12 at Ameri-Can North Arena in Plattsburgh.

The league will feature games from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Fridays until Aug. 23.

Girls from ninth grade to college level are welcome to skate.

The cost will be between $60 and $80 for the season depending on how many girls play.

Players from Saranac Lake, Lake Placid, Tupper Lake and Malone as well as Clinton County are welcome to play.

For more information and to secure a spot contact Ray Guay at 578-1231, Willie Giroux at 593-3600 or Joe LoTemplio at 593-0766.


NC Skating Club looking for coaches

ROUSES POINT — The North Country Skating Club of Rouses Point is actively seeking qualified coaches for its 2013-14 season.

All interested coaches should submit a resume with references to: The North Country Skating Club, P.O. Box 723, Champlain, NY 12919.


2013 SAANYS Golf Tournament for July 14

PORT KENT — The 2013 SAANYS Tournament is scheduled for July 14 at the Harmony Golf Club in Port Kent and is slated for noon.

It will include a $15,000 hole-in-one provision.

The tournament raises funds for student scholarships.

The following students have been selected as recipients for the 2013-2014 school year: Mary Mazzella (Peru), Alex Friedman (Plattsburgh High), Craig Leahy (Saranac Lake), Grace Mayhew (Peru), Keegan Ryan (Beekmantown), Maile Sapp (Beekmantown), Daniel Villa (Beekmantown) and Jessica Spaulding (Elizabethtown/Lewis).


Longest Day of Play Fun Run results

PLATTSBURGH — Thirty-two runners participated in a Fun Run hosted by the Clinton County Youth Bureau as part of the Clinton County Health Department’s Longest Day of Play June 21.


Quarter-mile run: 1, Nick Clookey, 2:05, 2, Madeline Perry, 2:08, T3, Kessai LaRoc, 2:36, T3, Alaire Allen, 2:36, 5, Alexander Sirk, 2:44, 6, Zachery Sirk, 2:45, 7, Quinn St. Hilaire, 2:50, 8, Nate Lambert, 2:55, 9, Mazie Sellars, 2:58, 10, Calla Allen, 2:59, 11, Kallie St. Hilaire, 3:43.

Half-mile run: 1, Louis Sweenor, 3:43, 2, Kiara Maggy, 3:45, 3, Makenzie Lawfer, 4:18, 4, James Lynch, 4:36, T5, Dalton Tahy, 4:46, T5, Alison Silver, 4:46, T5, Jake Recore, 4:46, 8, Sophia Sherman, 4:48, 9, Edward Sweenor, 5:04, 10, Nick Clookey, 5:23, 11, Marissa Silver, 5:26, 12, Kobe St. Hilaire, 6:15, 13, Jenna Clookey, 6:43, 14, Nate Lambert, 6:49, 15, Mazie Sellars, 7:21.

One-mile run: 1, Ben Sherman, 7:37, 2, Ben Lambert 7:46, 3, Ricky Weerts, 7:50, 4, Caitlyn Cliché, 8:55, T5, Rachel Cliché, 12:00, T5, Molly Lynch, 12:00.


NAVOB seeks volleyball officials

ELLENBURG — The Northern Adirondack Volleyball Officials Board (NAVOB) is looking for interested people to become volleyball officials for the 2013 high school season.

Training will start for officials in July and the season starts at the beginning of September for Section VII schools.

Those interested, please email or call 563-0804.


Town of Plattsburgh soccer registration

PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh is currently accepting registrations for the fall youth soccer program.

The program is open to boys’ and girls’ 6 to 14 years old. If there is enough interest, an instructional program will also be provided this year for children turning 5 years old by October 31.

This mini-mite session will be once a week at a park to be announced.

Parents can register their children for either program by registering online at: or by completing a registration form at the Town Offices on Banker Road by July 15.

No registrations will be taken by phone and those signing up after the deadline will be placed on a waiting list. Those who pre-registered in April do not need to register again. For more information on either of these programs, contact the Recreation Department at 562-6860 or go to our website.


Kids Night festivities rescheduled at Thunder Road

BARRE, Vt. — The previously postponed Kids Night will now be part of ENPRO Services Night July 7 at Thunder Road, complete with the North East Mini-Stock Tour. The event will feature Kids Rides before a full card of racing action on the Barre, Vt., highbanks.

Kids ages 12 and under will have free admission and get a coupon for a free hot dog.

Stock cars from Thunder Road’s Late Model division, Tigers and Street Stocks will be lined up at 4 p.m. to give rides around the quarter-mile oval to kids in attendance.

The North East Mini-Stock Tour will join Thunder Road’s four divisions to complete a wild night of racing action.

Post time is 6:30 p.m.

For more information, head to, call the Thunder Road office at (802) 244-6963 or email at

For social media updates, Thunder Road at or follow on Twitter at


BYC golf camp starts July 1

BEEKMANTOWN — The Beekmantown Youth Commission will hold its golf camp from noon to 3 p.m. July 1, 2, 3 and 5 at the town park. The camp is for youth ages 8 to 16.

To register, call Sanford Coakley at 563-4650.