Swoboda records hole-in-one
PLATTSBURGH — Al Swoboda scored the second hole-in-one of his golfing career on Sunday, using a pitching wedge to ace the 7th hole at The Barracks. Jim Richards and Bob Elmore were witnesses.
Outdoors Club to meet on Tuesday
WEST CHAZY — The Champlain Valley Outdoors Club will hold its monthly meeting Tuesday, June 11 at the JCEO building in West Chazy. The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome.
St. Peter’s Invitational set for Aug. 8
PERU — St. Peter’s Church is once again sponsoring this family fun golf tournament to benefit the youth of the parish with scholarships to Camp Guggenheim.
This four-person, full scramble event will be at Adirondack Golf Course in Peru and will begin with a “shotgun” start at 12:30 p.m. August 8.
Teams are to be arranged by the participants as co-ed teams are encouraged, but not required.
After golf, there will be a full buffet dinner and the famous awards ceremony in the club house.
All past participants will receive their invitation in the mail after July 1.
After July 1, registration forms will also be available at the St. Peter’s Rectory.
For more information please contact the tournament director: John Mockry at 578-4927.
Matott participates in Quebec tourney
QUEBEC CITY, Que. — Katie Matott, a member of the Beekmantown Eagles girls’ high school and the Plattsburgh Youth Hockey North Country Wild U-16 hockey teams, recently competed in the elite AAA Quebec Women’s Prospect Tournament in Quebec City.
Skating as a member of the Vermont Shamrocks U-14 team, Matott led the team in scoring during the two-day event and was named as the game’s Most Valuable Player in a 2-1 loss to the Atlantic Elite Training Academy team.
AuSable to hold Alumni Swimming Meet
CLINTONVILLE — AuSable Valley Central School will be holding an Alumni Swimming Meet and barbeque July 6.
Former swimmers and coaches from the ‘70s, ‘80s, ‘90s and 2000s are invited to take part in celebrating the 40th anniversary of AuSable Valley swimming.
For more information, contact Mike McCormick at email@example.com or Andy Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seniors kayaking program June 11
PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh Parks & Recreation Department will be offering a free kayaking program for any active senior who would like to try out a kayak in a very safe environment. The program will meet at 9 a.m. on June 11 at the Cadyville Beach and paddle around the vicinity, learning the basics of kayaking. Kayaks and life jackets will be provided. Any senior who owns their own kayak is welcome.
Space is limited, and all participants must pre-register by stopping by or calling the Town of Plattsburgh Parks & Recreation Department at 151 Banker Rd or 562-6860.
Free kayak trip, tour of Crab Island
PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh Parks and recreation Department will be offering a free kayak trip and tour of Crab Island to all Town of Plattsburgh active adults and seniors on Tuesday, June 18.
Kayakers will leave the Cliff Haven Beach at 7:30 a.m. and paddle to Crab Island. The trip will include a short hike on the island with Roger Harwood. Kayakers will return by noon.
All participants must pre-register prior to the trip and can do so by stopping by the Town of Plattsburgh Parks and Recreation Department at 151 Banker Rd. or by calling 562-6860. Prior kayaking experience is necessary. Space is limited.
Doris Forcier memorial golf tournament
WESTPORT– On June 28th, at the Westport Country Club will hold a memorial golf tournament in memory of Doris Forcier. Proceeds to benefit High Peaks Hospice. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $80 per person or $320 per team of four. Sign in at noon and shot gun start at 1 p.m. Register by June 19th. Event includes 18 holes with cart, cash & gift prizes, light lunch, buffet dinner, four person scramble, mulligans, and two holes with a hole-in-one prize. Teams of four are encouraged but all players are welcomed. Less than four registering together may be grouped & share a cart.
Registration forms can be found at www.highpeakshopice.org. Contact Ingrid at 518-942-6513 or email@example.com for further information.
Saranac Soccer Camp set for June 24-28
SARANAC—The Saranac Soccer Camp will be held on June 24-28 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Morrisonville Elementary School. All students in grades 1-12 are invited to attend the camp. The registration fee is $72 per student. For information on registration and other inquiries, please visit http://saranaccontinuingeducation.org/soccercamp.html or call 518-565-0411.
O’Conner 3-on-3 hoop tourney June 26
PLATTSBURGH— The 2013 Thomas J. O’Conner Memorial Summer Hoops for Youth Tournament scheduled for Wednesday, June 26 at the Dock street parking lot behind the Plattsburgh train station. The double elimination tournament is hosted by the Clinton County Youth Bureau.
Registration will be open through June 21 and there is no fee to participate. Teams must check in between 9 a.m. and 9:45 a.m. with the games starting at 10 a.m. The age groups are as follows: Boys/Girls 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 and 16-18 years of age.
Co-ed teams and substitutions are not permitted.
To pre-register, submit an entry form with birth certificate and parental signatures to the Youth Bureau. Or go to www.clintoncountygov.com and click on Youth Bureau to print off a registration form.
Please contact the Clinton County Youth Bureau with questions by calling 565-4750 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily.
Sweeney, O’Meara win Piller Open
PLATTSBURGH— The Danny Piller open was recently held at The Barracks golf course with the results as follows:
1, Sweeney and O’Meara. 2, McMillan and Goff. 3, Thomas and Evens. 4, Owens and Lamare. Skins were won by team Sweeney and team Goff. The No Show award went to Bruce Shutts.
Team Puffy takes Carpenter tourney
PLATTSBURGH — The Seton Catholic Booster Club heldthe Carpenter Memorial Golf Tournament at The Barracks. A total of seven skins were awarded. All other proceeds went to the Seton Catholic Booster Club.
Flight A: Team Puffy.
Flight B: Brown Funeral Home.
Flight C: Off the Field Sports
Closest to the Pin: Steve Moffat, Hole 7, Greg Fessette, Hole 12.
Closest to the Line: Susie Carpenter, Tom Spittler.
Closest to the Pin: Val Jodoin.
Placid Soccer Centre to hold 37th camp
CANTON— The Lake Placid Soccer Centre will be holding both overnight and day soccer camps in July in Canton and Lake Placid.
The overnight camps will take place on July 14-20 and July 21-27, at St. Lawrence University in Canton. There will also be an overnight camp held at the Lake Placid Elementary School July 8-12.
A day camp will also take place July 8-12 at the Lake Placid Elementary School.
Boys and girls 5-18 years old are incouraged to attend. Sign up online and get more information at www.lakeplacidsoccer.com,
Paine Memorial Library golf set for July 13
WILLSBORO— The Willsboro Golf Course will host the 17th golf scramble to benefit the Paine Memorial Library on July 13. The cost is $50 and it includes 18 holes, cart, food and prizes. Tee times are set at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. The tournament will be for teams of men, women and true mix (two men, two women). To reserve a spot, call Willsboro Golf Club at 963-8989.