April 29, 2014

Sports Shorts: April 29, 2014

Jared Banker wins three for Peru

PERU — In Sunday’s edition of the Press-Republican, it was incorrectly stated that Andrew Banker was a three-time winner in Peru’s meet against Plattsburgh.

The real three-time winner was Jared Banker. Banker captured wins in the 110 hurdles, 400 hurdles and was part of the 1,600 relay team.

Moriah Country Club to host ‘Drive to Mudville’

PORT HENRY — The Moriah Country Club will be hosting the 4th Annual “Drive to Mudville” four-person scramble golf tournament.

The scramble will be held on May 4 and play will begin at noon. Entry fees are $35 for members and $45 for nonmembers.

Entry fees includes golf, dinner and prizes. Those interested can contact Moriah Country Club at 546-9979 for information or to register.

Lawrence nabs lacrosse honors

CORTLAND — Tim Lawrence of the Plattsburgh State men’s lacrosse team has been named the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Player of the Week for the week ending April 27.

Lawrence contributed 13 points to help Plattsburgh State to a 2-0 week in the final two games of the regular season. Last Wednesday in a 22-4 win over Oneonta, Lawrence netted four goals to become the fifth player in program history to score 100 career goals. The senior attackman out of Kings Park, N.Y. followed that up with a nine-point performance in Saturday’s 18-11 victory against Brockport. He tallied five goals, including four consecutive goals in the fourth quarter, and added four assists. Lawrence ranks third in team scoring with 37 points and third in the league with 22 points in conference play.

The Cardinals begin postseason play on Wednesday as No. 3 Plattsburgh State travels to No. 2 Potsdam for the SUNYAC Semifinals at 4 p.m. Tickets for the game are $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under

AC North’s weekly Ice hours

PLATTSBURGH— AC North will hold weekly ice hours. A stick ‘n’ puck session will take place Friday, May 2 from 5:30 p.m until 7 p.m and Sunday, May 4 from 2 p.m until 3:30 p.m. Public Skating will be offered Sunday, May 4 from 12:30 p.m until 2 p.m.

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