December 1, 2012

Sports Shorts: December 1, 2012


---- — Trailgroomers

Snowmobile Club

to meet

REDFORD — The Trailgroomers Snowmobile Club will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at Big Daddy’s in Redford.

Munson, Peryea, Vann roll

300 games

PLATTSBURGH — John Munson Jr., James Peryea and Boone Vann recently rolled 300 games at North Bowl Lanes.

Munson, bowling for North Bowl Lanes in the Pepsi Classic on November 26, put together a 300-217-278-795 series. He carries a 236 average in the league.

Peryea, bowling for Delisle’s in the Weekenders League on November 24, ended up with a 300-206-243-749 triple. Peryea has a 224 average.

Vann, bowling for the X-Men in the Tuesday Night Handicap, tossed the first 300 of his bowling career and finished with a 235-300-216-751 series. Vann’s average in the league is 191.

Matott leads

hockey team in

Cape Cod tourney

CAPE COD, MASS — Rouses Point native and Beekmantown girls’ hockey team player, Katie Matott, led her Vermont Shamrock U14A team to second place in the Cranberry Classic Girls Hockey Tournament in Cape Cod, Mass. During the three day event, Matott recorded seven goals and five assists. The Shamrocks would lose in the final to a team from Charles River, Mass. 2-1.

LaBier tosses

777 series in

women’s league

PLATTSBURGH — Geri LaBier, who has a 194 average in the league, put together a 297-266-214-777 series while bowling for Meron’s in the Monday Women’s Handicap at North Bowl Lanes.

In her 297 game, LaBier tossed 11 strikes in a row before leaving the 3-6-10 in the 12th frame.

KofC free throw champion ship

set for Dec. 15

PLATTSBURGH — All boys and girls ages 10-14 are invited to participate in the local Knights of Columbus free throw championship. The competition will be held on Dec. 15, at 10 a.m. in the Our Lady of Victory gym. All participants on the local level will be recognized for their participation. Participants are required to provide proof of age and written parental consent. Entry forms can be filled out at the time of registration starting at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call Ray Carnahan at 563-5267 or Joe Coulombe at 726-0846.

Volunteers needed for Special Olympics event

LAKE PLACID — Volunteers are needed for the week Dec. 10 to 13 in Lake Placid to help with event scoring, set up and break down of venues and a welcoming committee. This is the first time that all 210 members of Special Olympics Team USA will be in Lake Placid for the team’s official training camp. After the camp, the team will participate in the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games in the Republic of Korea. For a schedule of volunteer shifts, details and to register, download the registration form at or email Stacy Gioeli at

Plattsburgh State announces December public skating

PLATTSBURGH — Officials at the Plattsburgh State Field house have announced public skating sessions for the month of December. Public skating sessions are scheduled from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. on the following dates: Dc. 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23 and 30.

Admission is $2 for the public and $1 for SUNY Plattsburgh students, faculty and staff with valid college identification. Skate rentals are available at the same rates.

Keeseville Elks Lodge holding annual Hoop Shoot

KEESEVILLE — The Keeseville Elks Lodge will be holding their annual Hoop Shoot on Saturday Dec. 8 at the Willsboro Central School. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the competition to follow. The Hoop Shoot is open to all girls and boys ages 8-13 from the following school districts: AuSable Valley, Elizabethtown, Keene Valley, Peru, Westport, and Willsboro. The child’s age will be determined as of April 1, 2013. There will be a bracket for girls and boys aged 8 to 9, 10 to 11 and 12 to 13. Please bring proof of age. For more information contact David Gload at 834-7041.