January 9, 2013

Sports Shorts: January 9, 2013


---- — Buck Contest

winners announced

DANNEMORA — The Siberian Rod & Gun Club held its 2012 Buck Contest, below are the winners.

Clarence Duquette of Cadyville had the largest buck. Lee Plumadore of Saranac was the hidden weight winner. Matthew Munn of Morrisonville won the No Buck prize.

All proceeds from the contest are used to send area children to Camp Colby Environmental Summer Camp.

CYH meeting

set for Monday

CHAZY — Chazy Youth Hockey will be holding its monthly meeting Thursday at 7 p.m. at Scotts’ Rink in Chazy.

Registration open for Cranberry Lake ice fishing derby

CRANBERRY LAKE — The 2013 Last Chance Cranberry Lake Ice Fishing Derby will run from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 2. The tournament, in its fourth year, is expected to attract more than 800 participants, and organizers strongly recommend early registration by mail.

Entry fees are $30 for adults and $10 for the children’s perch derby. Early registrations postmarked by Feb. 25 are eligible for a $250 prepaid VISA card.

Cash prizes will be award for first through fifth place for the children’s (12 and under) perch derby. Every child will receive a prize. In the adult category, up to $800 per hour in prize money will be award, and there will also be door prizes.

Registration forms and derby rules are available at or by emailing

Visconti wins

NRA Rifle Match

PLATTSBURGH — Peter Visconti of Champlain finished first in an NRA .22 Prone Match and Four-Position Match last weekend at the Plattsburgh Rod and Gun Club.

Visconti outshot Jim Cummings of Jericho, Vt. 790 to 787 in the Four-Position Match and tied Norbert Yakey of Champlain at 400 in the Prone Match.

For information about competition rifle shooting for adults and juniors, contact Norbert Yakey at 298-5161.

Competitor Prone 4-P

Peter Visconti 400 790

Jim Cummings 398 787

Norbert Yakey 400 778

Rob Reil 397

Frank Richards 388 776

Karen Visconti 394 761

Ron Patric 387 738

Sam Gordon 396 732

Pete Forttrell 394 732

Greg Yateman 729

Andrew Visconti 387 728

Troy Kellogg 387 720

Cin Gordon 383 667

Rod Rabideau 385 660

Julie Levry 360 619

Amy Visconti 339

AC North schedules Stick-n-Puck,

Public Skating

PLATTSBURGH — Ameri-Can North Sports Center will hold Stick -n-Puck.

From 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Friday and Public Skating from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. on Sunday.

City Indoor Soccer/Flag Football

registrations open

PLATTSBURGH — The second session of Indoor Soccer at the Crete Center will begin games Jan. 28. Registration for all soccer divisions will continue until Jan. 17.

Youth Coed Flag Football will begin Feb. 4 at the Crete Center, and registration will continue until Jan. 17. Only individual sign-ups will be accepted — no teams. There are only 44 spots available in the 9 to 11 age group and the 12 to 14 age group, so act fast.

Adult Flag Football will begin Feb. 3 at the Crete Center, with registration open until Jan. 17. There is a maximum of eight teams in the league.

Registration forms for soccer and flag football are located at

Fishin’ for Mission derby is Jan. 26

CHAZY — The 4th-Annual Fishin’ for the Mission Ice Fishing Derby will be held Jan. 26 on Chazy and Chateguay Lakes.

There will be pike, perch and trout fishing. The entry fee is $20. Registration forms are available at Gander Mountain or by contacting Paul O’Connell at 569-4030 or