May 8, 2013

Sports Shorts: May 8, 2013


---- — Chazy Youth Hockey holds monthly meeting

CHAZY — Chazy Youth Hockey will hold their monthly meeting Thursday, May 9 at 7 p.m. at Scotts Memorial Rink in Chazy.

PYH meeting slated for Wednesday

PLATTSBURGH — The next Plattsburgh Youth Hockey (PYH) board meeting will be Wednesday, May 8, at Primelink, 99 Kansas Avenue, starting at 7 p.m. The meeting is open to the public.

Mixed Couples League meeting May 8

PORT KENT — On May 8, there will be an informative meeting for the Mixed Couples League at the Harmony Golf Club.

All couples participating are encouraged to be there.

Dannemora Fun Golf League set for May 9

DANNEMORA — League play for the Dannemora Fun Golf League will begin May 9 at Bluff Point.

Stick-puck, public skating sessions set

PLATTSBURGH — Can-Am North Sports Centre will be open for stick-n-puck sessions Friday, from 6-7:30 p.m., and Sunday, from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

There will be public skating Sunday, from 2:30-3:45 p.m.

Intro to Fly Fishing course May 11

NEWCOMB — Adirondack Fly Fishing Guide Rick Kovacs will introduce fly fishing

and the history of the sport in the Adirondacks at 9 a.m. May 11 at the Adirondack Interpretive Center. Learn about proper gear, tying knots and casting techniques — it’s a great program for beginners. Basic gear and fly rod outfits will be for sale.

The registration fee is $25. Call 582-2000 or email to register.

Tennis association banquet May 19

PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Tennis Association will hold its annual banquet on Sunday, May 19 at The Barracks. Happy hour will be from 6-7 p.m. with dinner at 7 followed by the annual meeting and awards presentations.

All association members and their guests planning on attending are reminded to email Linda Luguri at or call 561-2086 to make reservations and discuss dues information.

Youth Disc Golf Clinic May 28

CADYVILLE — The Town of Plattsburgh Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting a Youth Disc Golf Clinic on May 28 at the Cadyville Disc Course from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The free clinic is for youth ages eight and up. All equipment will be provided for the session. Register at or stop by the office. Please register by May 20. For more information, call the Recreation Department at 562-6860.

Special Olympics area games

CLINTONVILLE — Athletes from Clinton and Essex counties will be competing in track and field, swimming and tennis at AuSable Valley High School May 11.

Openeing ceremonies begin at 10 a.m. with athletic events to follow.

The basketball team will be playing the North Stars t noon. The public is invited to attend.

Please contact Cathy Taylor with questions at 561-8190.

Step Fathers intramural softball champs

PLATTSBURGH — Step Fathers beat the Cincinnati Bow Ties 26-25 to win this year’s championship in the Plattsburgh State Intramural Softball League. Dan Clark and Brandon Tabasko both homered for a Step Fathers squad that rallied from 10-run deficits twice en route to the title and a perfect 10-0 season record. The winning team included Austin Bicskei, Brandon Cross, Cale Crowley, Kassady Cerny, Raul Hernandez, Eric Gissendanner, Alex Pierce, Brittany Hinkle, Erich Schur, Mark Spada, Jason Leewe, Mack Kilkeary, Kevin Kilkeary, Abby Mell and Sara Wells.