January 29, 2013

Sports shorts: Jan. 29, 2013


---- — Lumber Jills start season Feb. 23

PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Lumber Jills start their season at the Plattsburgh City Recreation Center on the U.S. Oval, Feb. 23. Doors open at 5 p.m.

There will be a halftime show performance by Center Stage Dance Studio, along with pizza and snacks provided by the Lumber Jills.

The game will be dedicated to the local 4-H Youth Development program. Proceeds from the 50/50 raffle will be donated to the organization. Tickets can be purchased in advance at for $10. General admission tickets will be sold at the door for $12. Visit, for more information.

NLTC 5k Frostbite Run

ROUSES POINT —The NLTC 5k Frostbite Run will be held at Rouses Point Fire Station, on Lake St. Rouse Point at noon on Feb. 10. Pre-registration forms are $15, which must be in by Feb. 6. Race day registration is $20 and starts at 11 a.m. Contact Gerry or Mary at 297-2192 for more information.

Week 1 rifle league results

PLATTSBRUGH —Whitehall led all teams with a score of 1577, as the Rough Riders Rifle Team came in second place with 1560 at the Plattsburgh Rod and Gun Club. Peter Visconti led the Rough Riders, who fired 396. The Plattsburgh Aces came in seventh place with 1483 and were led by Ron Patric’s 381. For more information about competition rifle shooting at the Plattsburgh Rod and Gun Club, contact Norbert Yakey at 298-5161.

Whitehall 1577, Rough Riders 1560, Jamestown 1559, Hartford 1549, Hudson Falls 1520, Northfield 1492, Burlington 1490, Plattsburgh Aces 1483, Capital City 1467, Sharpshooters 1428, St. Lawrence 1385, Jr. Rough Riders 1378, Marksman 1108