Press-Republican

August 20, 2013

Sports Shorts: Aug. 20, 2013

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---- — Barracks Shadie Hawkins tourney Sunday PLATTSBURGH — The Barracks will hold a Shadie Hawkins Tournament Sunday starting at 8 a.m. Players will play in threesomes. This is a one-man scramble from the ladies tees with your handicap divided by three. Entry fee is $25, which includes skins. This tournament is open to members and nonmembers. Nonmembers will be charged $30 for green fees and a cart. Sign-up is available at the Barracks Club House, or call Mike Dodds at 593-2792, or email at golf0069@aol.com.

AuSable Valley modified sports meeting Thursday CLINTONVILLE — AuSable Valley athletics will be having their modified coaches, parent, athlete meeting for the fall season Thursday in the middle/high school auditorium. The coaches only meeting will begin at 4 p.m., followed by the parent/athlete meeting at 6:30 p.m. All modified parents and athletes are encouraged to attend. For more information, call Kurt M. Munson, AD, at 834-2800 ext. 3112.

Stick ‘n’ puck, public skating times announced PLATTSBURGH — Ameri-Can North Sports Center will hold stick ‘n’ puck and public skating this weekend. Stick ‘n’ puck will be held Friday from 5:30-7 p.m. and Sunday from 2:30-4 p.m. Public skating will take place Sunday from 1-2:30 p.m.

North Country Handicap League holding meeting ROUSES POINT — The North Country Handicap League that bowls on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. will hold a meeting Sept. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at North Bowl Lanes. The league is looking for bowlers and five-man teams to bowl. It is a handicap league with 100 percent handicap. All interested bowlers are asked to Harold Girard at 561-3220 or the lanes at 561-1690 for more information. The league will be starting immediately following the meeting.

Dowdle team captures St. Peter’s Invitational title PERU — The team of Jim Dowdle, Dennis Bardelcik, Gene Poutre and Matt Davis fired a score of 56 to take the 18th St. Peter’s Church Invitational title. Kathy Banko, Dee Vivian, Josh Hlaing and Erik Meigs tallied a 62 to finish in second place. Jerry Laundree, Brian Laundree, Norm Ryan and Tyler Frakes shot a 63 to take third. — Results 1, Jim Dowdle, Dennis Bardelcik, Gene Putre, Matt Davis, 56. 2, Kathy Banko, Dee Vivian, Josh Hlaing, Erik Meigs, 62. 3, Jerry Laundree, Brian Laundree, Norm Ryan, Tyler Frakes, 63. 4, Pat Parker, Justin Cosgro, Jayson Barnhart, John Vasile, 64. 5, Bob Soltero, Phil Arsenault, Ryan Bennett, Anita Soltero, 64. 6, Pete Ensel, Jim Barcomb, Bobby Dergham, Guest, 65. 7, Mark Silver, Dan Brewer, Bobby Wyand, Jay Cintula, 66. Longest drive winners: Matt Davis and Dee Vivian. Closest to the pin: Phil Arsenault, Karen Baker, Bob Wyand, Angie Alphonso, Kevin Kilkeary, Jr., Katelyn Mockry and John Vasile. Putting contest champion: John Vasile. Putting contest runner ups: Bob Larson and Erik Meigs. Team skins: Jim Dowdle, Dennis Bardelcik, Gene Poutre and Matt Davis (eagle 3 on hole 16). Chipped in off green: Steve Frederick. Best short iron shot: Katelyn Mockry.

PSU women’s basketball holding meeting Aug. 27 PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh State women’s basketball program will hold an information meeting on Aug. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in room 303 of Memorial Hall. Any female student who is interested in trying out for the varsity team may attend the meeting. Students who have questions regarding the informational meeting can call coach Cheryl Cole at 564-4147.

Peru Ladies Bowling League starts Sept. 3 PLATTSBURGH — The Peru Ladies Bowling League will start Sept. 3 with a short meeting at 9:30 a.m. with bowling to follow. All bowlers are welcome for the all women, four-person team. Contact Gail at 293-8415 or the Lanes at 561-1690.

Luguri/Stackpole win mixed doubles tournament PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Tennis Association (NCTA) has announced the results from this weekend’s main draw, mixed double tournament. — Results Finals Luguri/Stackpole def. Ferris/Curle, 6-1, 6-4. Consolation Dorrance/Bissonette def. Dohm,/Amo, 1-6, 6-2, 6-3. Semifinals Luguri/Stackpole def. Cutaiar/Garrow, 6-0, 6-3. Ferris/Curle def. Amo/Patel, 6-3, 6-4. Quarterfinals Luguri/Stackpole def. Dohm/Amo, 6-2, 6-1. Cutaiar/Garrow def. Senecal/Mossy, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4. Amo/Patel def. Napper/Maggy, 6-1, 6-3. Ferris/Curle def. Dorrance/Bissonette, 7-5, 6-4. First round Senecal/Mossy def. Laporte/Laporte, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4. Amo/Patel def. Carlson/Whalen, 6-2, 6-3.

NCGC announces Couples Week winners ROUSES POINT — North Country Golf Club has announced the following Couples League winners for weeks 2-4. Kathy Barcomb, Bill Bechard, Darlene and Kevin Gero in flight one from week two, and Phyliss, John Coryea, Barb and Dennis Phillips from flight two. In week three, Sue Gadway and Kyle Gadway. Matt and Tricia Parrott captured week four. An average of 23 teams have been coming for the Couples League each Wednesday.

NCGC to close entries for club championship ROUSES POINT — The annual club championship to be held at North Country Golf Club Aug. 24-25 is closing entries at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

Ice shows continue in Lake Placid LAKE PLACID --- The 2013 summer skating series continues this weekend, Aug. 23 and 24, with Friday’s Freaky Friday and the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center, in Lake Placid. Friday’s Freaky Friday event begins at 4:30 p.m., while the Saturday night’s show is slated to begin at 7:30 p.m. Both events will be held in the center’s 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. U.S. skater Ryan Bradley will star in the Saturday Night Ice Show. The 29 year-old Bradley, who is a frequent guest skater in Lake Placid, skated to the 2011 U.S. national championship crown and 2009 Skate America bronze medal. He is also a three-time U.S. collegiate champion. Joining Bradley will be skaters participating in the 81st annual summer skating program. The skaters will perform their individual and group numbers during this entertaining event. Admission to the show is $10 for adults, $8 for juniors and seniors. Children six and under may enter for free. The ever-popular Freaky Friday show will also feature skaters from the summer skating program, who create their own unique routines for this event. The skaters abandon their regular routines in favor of creativity, humor and amusement. The routines are judged on entertainment value. Admission is free. To learn more about the Lake Placid summer skating program, log on to www.lakeplacidskating.com. For more information on ORDA’s Olympic venues and events, visit www.whitefacelakeplacid.com.

PLATTSBURGH — There are still six teams within reach of first place heading into the last day of league play in the Dannemora Fun Golf League. Playoffs begin Aug. 29 with dinner to follow at Post 20. — 1, Steve Fuller and Ron LaFountain, 12-3. 1, Vince Lennon and Bernie LaMora, 12-3. 3, Vern Malark and Bll Siskavich, 10-5. 3, Gib LaRose and Gary Butler, 10-5. 5, Bill Liberty and Fran Carter, 9-6. 5, Marv Weaver and Frank Woodward, 9-6.