July 31, 2013

Sports Shorts: July 31, 2013


---- — DYC holding soccer registration

DANNEMORA — The Dannemora Youth Commission is holding soccer registration today from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Community Center on 40 Emmons St.


Kent-Delord Golf Tournament pairings announced

PLATTSBURGH — The Kent-Delord House Museum will host a Golf Tournament at the Bluff Point Golf Resort Aug. 1.

Hole Assignments

1A — Plattsburgh Distributing

1B — J. Cring, J. St. Dennis, K. Cassevah and S. Bazzano

18A — Liquor and Wine Warehouse

17A — Brown’s Funeral Home

17B — P. Devita, M. Derrigo, M. Flynn and C. King

16 — Jeffords Steel and Engineering

15A — Niles and Bracy

15B — Champlain Valley Electric Supply Company Inc.

14A — Plattsburgh Ford

14B — Bill McBride Chevrolet and Subaru Inc.

13 — Law Firm of Stafford, Piller, Murnane, Plimpton, Kelleher and Trombley


Elks to Host Jr. Golf Tournament set

ROUSES POINT — The Plattsburgh Lodge of Elks will host their annual Junior Golf Tournament at the North Country Golf Club in Rouses Point Aug. 1.

Tee times will be begin promptly at 9 a.m.

The tournament will consist of three flights for both boys’ and girls’: 12-14, 15-16 and 17-18.

All Section VII students are eligible to compete. Prior sign-up is not necessary, but participants are requested to be at the course by 8:30 a.m.

The entry fee is $10, which includes golf, lunch, tournament tag and prizes.


Tiger Sportsman 100 at Thunder Road set for Thursday

BARRE, Vt. — The stars of Thunder Road International Speedbowl in Barre, Vt., are preparing for a busy August schedule, set to begin Aug. 1 with VP Racing Fuels Night. The Tiger Sportsmen will battle in a special 100-lap event along with regular events for the Late Models and Street Stocks.

The hunt for the Tiger Sportsmen crown has reached an all-new intensity heading into Thursday’s VP Racing Fuels 100. The top-five drivers are separated by just 36 points after last week’s double-points night.

Two-time Tiger champion Shawn Fleury currently leads the way, but Eric Badore, Jason Allen, Jason Woodard and Brendan Moodie all remain within striking distance of their first career title.

The month of August has become a huge month for the 2013 championship battles due to the rescheduling of two previously rained out events.

The Barre quarter-mile will host a total of seven events from Aug. 1 through the Aug. 22, with six of them being point races for the Late Models and Tigers. The Street Stocks will run for points in all seven events as they will hold their yearly special 50-lapper on M&M Beverage Enduro night Aug. 11.

Thursday’s post time is 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, $3 for kids ages 6 to 12 and $20 for a family ticket (two adults and two kids).

For more information, head to, call the Thunder Road Office at (802) 244-6963 or email at


St. Peter’s Golf Tournament Aug. 8

PERU — The 18th Annual St. Peter’s Golf Tournament to benefit the youth program at Camp Guggeheim is scheduled Aug. 8th with a 12:30 p.m. “shotgun” start at Adirondack Golf Course in Peru.

The tournament is a full scramble format with teams of four organized by participants.

All are welcome and co-ed teams are encouraged, but not required. The event includes an awards dinner (buffet) that follows the tournament play at the Club House. Participants may choose not to dine which is an option.

To register for the event please contact John Mockry at 578-4927 or 562-4179 or call the Rectory as well at 563-1692.

Registration forms are also available at the Rectory.


NAC Bobcat Open Golf Tournament to be held Aug. 13

PERU — The Northern Adirondack Central Bobcat Open Golf Tournament will be held Aug. 13 at the Harmony Golf Club.

It is a four-person scramble with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The cost is $55 for non-members and $45 for members and includes golf with a cart, meal and awards at the conclusion of play.

The tournament benefits the Northern Adirondack boys’ basketball program.

Openings are still available. Contact Jon Rebideau at 594-7601 for more information or to enter a team.


CCYB Soccer needs referees

PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Youth Bureau Soccer Program is in need of referees for its upcoming season, which runs Aug. 31 to Oct. 12.

General knowledge of the rules, playing experience and experience working with children desired.

The pay is $18 to $25 per game. Referees will be hired to officiate games at the Mites, Pee Wee and Bantam levels. Applicants must be 14 years of age or older and must attend one clinic.

All coordinators and youth coaches are encouraged to recruit potential soccer referees to attend and ask questions regarding rules and learn more about officiating soccer.

For further information, contact the Youth Bureau at 565-4750.

Soccer Referee Clinics

Applicants must bring the following: Working papers (if applicant is 17 years old or under), picture identification (driver’s license or school report card).

Aug. 13 — 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chazy Town Hall Board Room

Aug. 15 — 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Old Courthouse Building — Second Floor Meeting Room

Aug. 19 — 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the AuSable Valley High School Cafeteria

Aug. 20 — 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northeastern Clinton High School Library

Aug. 21 — 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Old Courthouse Building — Second Floor Meeting Room

Aug. 28 — 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Town Plattsburgh Offices


Champlain hosts 5K Run/Walk

CHAMPLAIN — The Village of Champlain will be hosting a 5K run/walk Aug. 17 at 8 a.m.

This is a free event and shirts will be given to the first 20 participants.

Registration will take place in the River Park off of Elm St. beginning at 7:30 a.m.

For further information, contact Janet McFetridge at 298-5548.


Rally for the Lake 5K Run-Walk

MERRILL — A Rally for the Lake 5K run and one-mile walk, ending with a cookout on the shores of Camp Jeanne d’Arc will occur Aug. 17.

Adult admission is $20, youth $15 and children $5. Prices go up $5 after Aug. 14.

Cookout only: adult and youth $10, children $5 and kids under the age of five years old are free.

A free t-shirt will be given to the first 100 registrants.

Register online at or call Jim at 735-4385.