October 23, 2013

Sports Shorts: October 23, 2013


---- — Halloween Golf Tournament results

PLATTSBURGH — The 22nd Annual Mike Dodds’ Halloween Golf Tournament was held at The Barracks Golf Course Oct. 13.

Many participants were dressed in costume. The day’s event was highlighted by Ray Dubuque’s hole-in-one on the par-3, 7th hole.


Low Net: 1, Diggin, Titherington, Mercurio, Rhonda. 2, Garrant, Garrant, Everleth, Everleth. 3, Labounty, Trombly, Sullivan, Strack. 4, Duprey, Duprey, Duprey, Duprey.

Low Gross: Dodds, Wieworka, Barber, Nadim.

Last Place: Cutaiar, Wright, Lonergan, Esposito.

Closest to the pin No. 4: Tim Barber.

Closest to the pin No. 7: Ray Dubuque, hole-in-one.

Closest to the pin No. 12: Heather Maggy.

Closest to the pin No. 16: Justin Besaw.

Closest to the line No. 8: Jim Duprey.

Skins: Hole 6, Diggin, Titherington, Mercurio, Rhonda. Hole 7, Dubuque, Hunt, Stone Lafleur.


Barracks Odd/Even Tournament Oct. 27

PLATTSBURGH — The Barracks will hold a two-man Odd/Even Tournament at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 27.

The format is two-man teams where both players get 70 percent of their combined handicap. The teams will play a scramble format on the odd holes and a best-ball format on the even holes.

The entry fee is $50 per team and includes skins. Non-members will be charged $25 for greens fees and a cart.

Sign up at the Barracks or contact Mike Dodds at 593-2792 or at


Town of Chazy basketball signups

CHAZY — There are signup sheets for The Town of Chazy basketball program at the Chazy Town office.

Those interested are suggested to have their children signed up by Nov. 1


Town of Plattsburgh basketball registration

PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department is conducting registration for its winter youth basketball program.

The program is open to boys’ and girls’ from grades three through six who live in the Town of Plattsburgh.

Practices will begin during the first week of December and will either be after school or in the evenings, depending on gym availability. Games for grades three through six will be Saturdays for eight weeks beginning Jan. 4.

Those interested may register online at or may stop by the Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Office, which is located at 151 Banker Road. All registration forms are due by Nov. 12. Any late registrations will be placed on a waiting list with no guarantee of being placed on a team. If a birth certificate is not on file, those interested must submit a copy with the registration form for each participant.

For more information, contact Erin Pangborn at 562-6860.


Ameri-Can North Sports Center announces schedule

PLATTSBURGH — The Ameri-Can North Sports Center has announced its schedule for Friday and Sunday.

Stick-N-Puck will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, while a public skating session will occur from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.


LCAC horse track auction Nov. 17

ALTONA — The Lake Champlain Appaloosa Club will have its fall fundraiser horse tack auction at the Rainbow Banquet Hall for 11 a.m. Nov. 17.

There will be show and work equipment, blankets, saddles and items for minis, horses and drafts. There will be food and beverages available for purchase.

LCAC will be having a Chinese auction raffle, too.


American Legion Post 1619 hosts Big Buck, Doe and Bear contest

PLATTSBURGH — American Legion Post 1619 will host its annual Big Buck, Doe and Bear contest.

The entry fee is $10, which includes all drawings and a buffet diner at the awards banquet. The last day to signup is Oct. 25.

For more information, call 561-8706.


CCYB, Town of Plattsburgh co-host Halloween themed Fun Run

PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Youth Bureau and Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department will co-host a Halloween themed Fun Run at the Cadyville Recreation Park Oct. 28.

The event is for youth of all ages and their families. Six and under will be running a quarter-mile “pumpkin” run. Ages 7 to 10 will be running a half-mile “ghost” run. Ages 11-13 will be running a one-mile “Bat” run.

Registration for the runs will begin at 4:30 p.m. and begins at 4:45 p.m. After the runs, participants are invited to stay for Halloween themed healthy snacks, drinks and games provided by area agencies.

Participants are invited to wear their Halloween costumes. All activities are free.

For further information on this event, call the Clinton County Youth Bureau at 565-4750.


NHLPA goals, dreams fund

ROUSES POINT — The North Country Youth Hockey Association announced a donation of five brand new sets of hockey equipment, courtesy of the NHLPAs Goals and Dreams fund Tuesday.

This donation will gear toward new Learn-to-Skate players who are just signing up to play with its organization.

Jimmy Howard, Detroit Red Wings goaltender who grew up in nearby Ogdensburg, is a member of the NHLPA who awarded this grant and is about this opportunity to give back to the game he loved.

“We are really excited to be awarded this grant,” North Country Youth Hockey Association coach Matt Fredette said. “It will give us a great opportunity to help get more young people into hockey. These brand new sets of equipment will be used by new players signing up for our free Learn-to-Skate program we just starting offering this year.”