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September 4, 2013

Sports Shorts: September 4, 2013

Final request for coaching forms

PLATTSBURGH — The fall 2013 season begins Thursday and there are still many coaching forms that the Press-Republican has not received.

In order to be included in the preview for your sport coaching forms need to be in today as early as possible.

The following teams are still missing:

Boys’ soccer: AuSable Valley, Crown Point, Indian Lake/Long Lake, Minerva-Newcomb, Schroon Lake.

Girls’ soccer: Saranac Lake, Chazy, Westport, Crown Point, Keene, Indian Lake/Long Lake, Minerva-Newcomb, Schroon Lake.

Cross country: Seton Catholic.

Volleyball: Plattsburgh, Saranac, Saranac Lake.

Girls’ swimming: Moriah, Peru.

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PYH board meeting today

PLATTSBURGH — The next Plattsburgh Youth Hockey (PYH) board meeting will be held today at 6:30 p.m. at Primelink. It is a general membership meeting and is open to the public.

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Fun Run Series starting Sept. 9

PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Youth Bureau will host a Fall Fun Run Series. Races will begin at Cumberland Bay State Park in Plattsburgh. The runs will take place Mondays, Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30 and Oct. 7; registration begins at 5 p.m. and runs start at 5:15 p.m.

Six and under will be running a ¼-mile distance. Ages 7-10 will be running a ½-mile distance. Ages 11-14 will be running a mile distance and parents are also invited to run the mile.

All events are free and there will be warm-up stretching and running tips for the participants. Awards will be handed out during the final fun run. For further information on this event, call the Clinton County Youth Bureau at 565-4750.

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Archilla gains men’s soccer honors

CORTLAND — Alexis Archilla of the Plattsburgh State men’s soccer team has been named the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) men’s soccer Offensive Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 2.

Archilla made an immediate impact in his first weekend of collegiate competition, scoring three goals and an assist as Plattsburgh State won the Potsdam Collegiate Village Cup title.

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