PLATTSBURGH — The Class B quarterfinal baseball game between Plattsburgh and Northeastern Clinton has been postponed and will be made up Monday at 4:30 p.m. at Northeastern Clinton.
The Class B quarterfinal softball game between Plattsburgh and Northeastern Clinton has also been postponed and will be made up Monday at 4:30 p.m. at Plattsburgh.
The Class D quarterfinal baseball game between Elizabethtown-Lewis and Lake Placid will be played Monday at 4:30 p.m. in Lake Placid.
The Class D quarterfinal baseball game between Wells and Moriah will be played today at 11 a.m. in Wells.
The tennis state qualifiers have been moved from Friday-Saturday to Saturday-Sunday. If the rain does not hold out, it will be pushed again to Sunday-Monday.
Little League games postponed
PLATTSBURGH — All Plattsburgh Little League games scheduled for yesterday and today have been canceled due to poor field conditions.
Aguglia, Verseput in rugby’s national title game
BEEKMANTOWN — Beekmantown and Plattsburgh State graduate Stephen Aguglia is currently captain of the Saratoga Stampede men’s rugby team and will be playing for the national title in Glendale, Colo June 1-2.
Seton Catholic graduate Jimmy Verseput will also be a participant in the game for the Stampede.
The Stampede qualified by winning the Division III playoffs last weekend. The title game will be televised on USA Rugby Network.
NCCS seeks applications for Fall, Winter and Spring sports
CHAMPLAIN — Northeastern Clinton Central School District is seeking applications for all Fall, Winter and Spring sports. The application can be found on the District website nccscougar.org under Athletics. Please respond to Josh Harrica, Athletic Director by June 7.
Bluff Point has Tuesday night men’s league openings
PLATTSBURGH — The Tuesday night men’s league, at Bluff Point, still has some openings. There will be an informational/sign-up meeting Tuesday, May 27, at 5 p.m. Each attendee will receive a complimentary round of golf following the meeting. This is your chance to join the league, and play a free round. League play begins June 4, and League dues are only $65.
Seton Catholic basketball camp lists boys’ first session
PLATTSBURGH — Seton Catholic will be holding the first week of its FUNdaMENTAL Boys’ Basketball Camp from June 24 to 28. Prices will remain the same as last year. The cost for new campers is $130 for one week and $110 for returning campers.
Coaches will include Chris Castine, Ryan Loucy, Mike Castine and Gary Castine.
Camps will again be available for students entering grades four to 12 and will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with doors opening at 8:15 a.m. Campers will receive a basketball, t-shirt and camp evaluation.
Camp forms have been sent to area schools. For more information, call Gary Castine, at 298-5536 (home) or at 565-5949 (school), or at email@example.com. Forms can also be picked up online at Seton Catholic.net.
North Country Baseball Camp offering two sessions
MORRISONVILLE — There will be two sessions of the North Country Baseball Camp this summer.
The South Acres Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 24 to 28. The cost is $105 with various discounts available.
The Peru Camp will be held July 8 to 12 at Laphams Mills Park. That camp runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday.
The cost of that camp is $155 with many discounts available. Brochures and registration materials can be found at www.northcountrybaseballcamp.com.
For more information, contact Kris Doorey at 593-7616 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Willsboro Golf Club starting summer tournament
WILLSBORO — The Willsboro Golf Club will be hosting a handicapped, double-elimination tournament with one match per week for the duration of the summer starting June 24.
The tournament is open to anyone with a valid GHIN handicap and the entry fee is $25 — nonmembers will have to pay green fees for each match they play.
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers and the tournament is limited to the first 16 entrants.
For more information, or to sign-up, call Brandon Smith at 562-0352, Harry Smith at 643-2694, or sign-up at the club. Deadline to enter is June 17.
CVAP holding sessions starting June 24
PLATTSBURGH — The Champlain Valley Athletic Performance Camp at the City Rec Center (Oval) is scheduled to run from June 24-Aug. 1.
Formerly known as J&B’s sports performance, two of the areas Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists are running an athletic performance camp for proper development of speed dynamics, plyometric training, core stability, agility performance and proper lifting techniques, including power style lifts.
CVAP is offering a two-hour group session for four-days per week over the course of six weeks. Camp is held from 8-10 a.m. Monday-Thursday.
For more details, contact Jason Pachter at email@example.com or 518-593-5953, or Brett Willmott at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mike Mannix-Hannah’s Hope Tournament set for June 30
PERU — The 6th Annual Mike Mannix Memorial-Hannah’s Hope Tournament will be held June 30 at 8 a.m. at Adirondack Golf and Country Club.
It will be an 18-hole tournament with a four-person scramble.
It’s great fun with nine innovation holes named “Shenanigans Big Break” and nine holes of a traditional scramble.
Entrée fee remains $65 for non-members and $50 for members and will include food, soda and prizes.
All proceeds go to Hannah’s Hope Fund to raise money for research for Giant Axonal Neuropathy, an untreatable and incurable disease.
Applications will be available at ADK Golf Club and by emailing Katie Gluck (email@example.com) or by calling her at 572-3914.
Chazy soccer camp July 8-12
CHAZY — The Chazy Summer Soccer Camp will be held from July 8-12 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Chazy Central Rural School rain or shine.
The camp is open to all boys and girls ages 4-14. The cost is $75 and registration will be accepted on the first day of the camp.
For more information please contact Rob McAuliffe at 846-3700 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospice golf tournament slated for July 13
ROUSES POINT — The 18th-Annual Hospice of the North Country Golf Tournament — formerly the Clinton County/Carol Wallett Memorial Golf Tournament — will be held Saturday, July 13, at the North Country Golf Club. It will be a shotgun start at 9 a.m.
The format is as follows: four-person handicap scramble, men’s and women’s divisions, maximum handicaps (men-24, women-36).
Entry fee includes greens fees, golf cart, prizes, gift bag and a barbecue lunch to follow tournament play.
Fees are $75 per player for non-members and $55 per player for member.
To enter, contact the North Country Golf Club, at 297-5814. Entries are due by July 5.
AuSable Forts Fire Department to host softball tournament July 19, 20 and 21
AUSABLE VALLEY— The AuSable Forts Fire Department is hosting its 23 annual softball tournament July 19, 20 and 21. Any teams wishing to place a team in the tournament must have the 125 entre fee mailed in by June 21. You can mail it in PO box 785 AuSable Forts or contact Tim Lincoln at 569-3403 or Dave McKie at 726-0886.
Crab Island Memorial Golf Tournament July 20
PLATTSBURGH — The 9th Annual Crab Island Memorial Golf Tournament, sponsored by The American Legion Post 1619 and Michelob Ultra, will be held July 20 at the Barracks Golf Course.
There will be a 9 a.m. shotgun start. All Proceeds will go to a full scholarship to Clinton Community College.
Registration forms have been mailed to last year’s team captains.
The deadline for the before-mentioned registration and money is June 20.
After June 20, the tournament will be open to the public. A waiting list is welcomed.
To sign up for the waiting list or for more information, call Post 1619 at 561-8706.
Burns lands spot on ABCA/Rawlings All-New York Region Third Team
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. — Thanks to his stellar efforts on the mound for the Plattsburgh State baseball team in 2013, senior right-hander Brian Burns earned a spot on the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-New York Region Third Team.
Burns, who received a nod to the All-SUNYAC Second Team earlier this month, put together one of the league’s best seasons in his farewell collegiate campaign. The native of Ellenville boasted a record of 6-3 in 2013 and owned an earned run average of just 2.03 – the second-lowest figure in the SUNYAC.
Duniho, Rasco top bicycle time trials
POINT AU ROCHE — Kevin Duniho and Erin Rasco battled a raging wind to turn in top times for men and women in the first Point Au Roche bicycle time trial of the season.
1, Kevin Duniho, 25:46. 2, Ed Armstrong, 29:47. 3, Erin Rasco, 29:52. 4, Sandy Rasco, 34:26. 5, Art Rasco, 38:12.
Shaughnessy granted NCAA postgraduate scholarship
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Pat Shaughnessy, who was a member of the Plattsburgh State men’s soccer and baseball teams, has been granted an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship — an award given three times a year to student-athletes who exhibit academic and athletic excellence.
Shaughnessy is one of 58 NCAA 2012-13 fall sports postgraduate scholarship winners, with 29 male and 29 female student-athletes each receiving $7,500.
Shaughnessy will graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Childhood Education and a minor in coaching.
To qualify, student-athletes must excel academically and athletically, be in or have just completed their final year of eligibility and plan to pursue graduate study. Student-athletes must also maintain at least a 3.2 grade-point average and be nominated by their institution’s faculty athletics representative.
Youth track, field games held
PLATTSBURGH — The annual Local Hershey Track and Field Games for Youth, presented by the Clinton County Youth Bureau, attracted 37 boys’ and girls’ to the Plattsburgh High School Track and Field Complex.
Many of them will advance to compete at the Hershey New York State West Track and Field Finals at Ilion High School June 29.