May 24, 2013

Sports shorts: May 24, 2013


---- — Happy Pike fishing tourney this weekend

CHAZY — The Happy Pike fishing tournament will be held this Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. Registration will close today at the Weathercock. For more information, visit or call 846-3423 or 846-7990.

 Registration is $25 for both days. Children under 15 and adults over 65 pay only $15 for both days. The fee includes a meal on Sunday. Those not registered must pay $10 for the meal. The Derby starts at Sunrise on Saturday with the final weigh-in at 7 p.m. at the Weathercock. Only fresh caught Northern Pike measuring more than 22 inches will be accepted. There will be cash prizes for the top ten fish and all fish must be taken from Lake Champlain Waters. One fish per person per day may be entered.

AVCS alumni swim meet, barbecue July 6

CLINTONVILLE — AuSable Valley Central School will hold an alumni swimming meet and barbecue on Saturday, July 6.

Former swimmers and coaches from the ‘70s, ‘80s, ‘90s, and 2000s are invited to take part in celebrating the 40th anniversary of AuSable Valley swimming. For more information, contact Mike McCormick at or Andy Johnson at

CCC names scholar-athletes for the Spring

PLATTSBURGH — The Following Clinton Community College student-athletes have been designated scholar-athletes for the Spring 2013 semester. Student-athletes must maintain a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher to be eligible.

Men: Mario Chabau, basketball, Plattsburgh; Thomas Currin, baseball, Plattsburgh; Jason Favaro, baseball, Dannemora; Matthew Leta, baseball, Peru; Russell Merrill, baseball, Plattsburgh; Anthony Porcelli, baseball, Plattsburgh; Eric Rock, baseball, Keeseville; Richard Tarabula, baseball, Peru; Joseph Tolosky, baseball, Plattsburgh.

Women: Christine Darrah, softball, Ausable; Megan Kanaly, softball, Hammond; Alyssa Sullivan, softball, Lewis; Jessica Decker, basketball, Peru; Alisha Ducatte, basketball/softball, Plattsburgh; Becka Horton, basketball, Saranac; Alyssa Sullivan, softball, Lewis.