September 25, 2012

Sports shorts: Sept. 25, 2012


---- — Peter Visconti is club’s ‘Top Shot’

PLATTSBURGH — Champlain’s Peter Visconti scored 383 out a possible 450 to take top honors in the Top Shot match Thursday at the Plattsburgh Rod and Gun Club.

Shooters participated in nine events that included rifle, pistol and archery.

The top 10 shooters were:

1, Peter Visconti, 383. 2, Sam Gordon, 362. 3, Norbert Yakey, 357. 4, Frank Richards, 356. 5, Rod Rabideau, 352. 6, Andrew Visconti, 326. 7, Cin Gordon, 274. 8, Tim Bedard, 271. 9, Amy Visconti, 268. 10, Don Campagna, 240.

For more information on the club, contact Norbert Yakey, at 298-5161.

AuSable wins Massena tourney

MASSENA — The AuSable Valley Patriots, coming off a big five-set win over Plattsburgh High, and went undefeated to capture the gold medal in the Volley for the Cure tournament at Massena.

The Patriots finished morning pool play 6-0 and then defeated Malone in the semifinals and Massena for the championship.

Mirissa O’Neill and Belle O’Toole earned all-tournament honors while Noelle Miller stood out offensively for the Patriots. Alex Lincoln was the defensive star with Miranda Sheffer contributing a strong, all-round effort.

Plattsburgh High also took part, finishing second in the Silver Bracket. The Hornets’ Dee Brow and Kianna Dragoon received all-tournament recognition.

Ice time set for stick-puck, public skating

PLATTSBURGH — The Ameri-Can North Sports Center will be open stick-n-puck sessions Tuesday, from 5:30-6:30 p.m., and Friday, from 7:30-9 p.m.

Ice time for public skating will be available Sunday, from 9:45-10:45 a.m.

For more information, call 561-7672.

Kevin McKee wins Cobble Hill Club championship

ELIZABETHTOWN — Kevin McKee won three of the final four holes as he rallied from two holes down to beat Trevor Ratliff in this year’s Cobble Hill Match Play Club Championship. McKee beat Ed Marvin and Joe Ratliff to reach the finals while Ratliff beat Dan Egglefield and two-time defending champion Bucky Hathaway enroute to the final round.