April 9, 2013

Sports shorts: April 9, 2013


---- — Barracks best-ball net tourney April 14

PLATTSBURGH — The Barracks will hold a two-man best-ball net tournament  Sunday, April 14, starting at 9 a.m. The format is best-ball net where both players get their full handicap and then use the best net score per each hole.

Entry fee is $50 per team and includes skins. Non-members will be charged $25 for greens fee and cart. 

To enter, sign up at the Barracks or contact Mike Dodds, at 593-2792, or at

Saranac sports sign-up next week

SARANAC — The Town of Saranac will hold registration for t-ball, softball, baseball, and swimming lessons at the town hall on April 15 and 17, from 6:30-8 p.m. A youth commission meeting will be held prior to Monday’s registration starting at 6 p.m.

Coaches are needed for the t-ball team and the girls pee wee team. Age verification is needed, Please bring appropriate proof.

Peru schedules youth registration

PERU — The Town of Peru Youth Commission will hold its registration for all summer activities, including baseball, softball and t-ball, and fall soccer, on Friday, April 12 from 6-9 p.m., and Saturday, from 9 a.m.-noon, downstairs at the Peru Town Hall.

Youths participating in the baseball/softball program need to reside within the Town of Peru and provide a birth certificate. There will be no exceptions.

Additionally, there will be employment opportunities for youths ages 14 and up. The Youth Commission will also offer one-week summer camps, including tennis, soccer, arts and crafts. The dates will begin on Monday, July 1, and will run from 9 a.m.-noon for four days each. The specific dates of the camps have not yet been determined.

The Youth Commission will continue to offer swimming lessons for a $10 fee per person, or $30 per household. These lessons will run for the month of July also and will be two days per week. Drop off to pick up will be two hours.

You must be present to register for all activities. 

For your convenience, the baseball/softball/ t-ball and soccer forms can be downloaded from the website, but you must hand them in with proof of the birthdate before the registration is complete.

For more information, call John Flynn, at 643-6843.

ADK walk-about-town set for Wednesday

PLATTSBURGH — The public is invited to join the Algonquin Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club for their Wednesday Walk About Town on April 10. Meet at 3 p.m. on the steps of City Hall for a walk around a Plattsburgh neighborhood. The leader is Lynn Valenti.

CYH meeting Thursday

CHAZY — Chazy Youth Hockey will be holding its monthly meeting Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Scotts’ Rink.