January 11, 2013

Sports Shorts: January 11, 2013


---- — Bryce Douglass scores six

for Patriots

CLINTONVILLE — AuSable Valley’s Bryce Douglass scored six points in a girls’ basketball victory over Plattsburgh High on Wednesday. Douglass’ points were omitted in Thursday’s paper. The Press-Republican regrets the error.

YMCA begins registration for junior indoor soccer league

PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh YMCA is offering a junior indoor soccer league for boys and girls ages 4 through 7-years-old in the YMCA gym. The program is divided into two divisions: “KICKERS” (4 and 5-years-old) and “DRIBBLERS” (6 and 7-years-old). The program runs from 4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. once a week during the week for the Kickers (Tuesday or Thursday, or Friday if needed) and 4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. once a week during the week for the Dribblers (Monday or Wednesday, or Friday if needed). This instructional league is designed to be a fun, family activity, while learning how to play soccer. You may register at the Downtown YMCA — 17 Oak St. Children from all area communities are welcome to participate. Practice and games will run one hour for eight weeks beginning the week of Feb. 4. Children will receive a t-shirt, uniform and trophy. Volunteer coaches are needed for this program. For more information, call the YMCA 561-4290. The application form can be downloaded at Registration deadline is Jan. 30.

North Bowl Lanes hosts Singles

Shootout on Sunday

PLATTSBURGH — North Bowl Lanes will be holding a Singles Shootout on Sunday, with qualifying shifts at 12:30 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. Based on 50 entries, first place will be worth $300. The top 15 or one in five entries will cash.

Handicap is 80 percent of the difference in a bowler’s average and 220, with a maximum of 32 pins per game. The highest 2011-2012 average, with a minimum of 21 games, will be used. All bowlers must sign in 15 minutes prior to their shift, or call and reserve a spot 30 minutes prior to the start of the shift.

For more information, contact John Munson, Bob Munson or Bob Trombley at North Bowl Lanes at 561-1690.

Watts rolls 803; Cowan, LaRock

record 300s

PLATTSBURGH — Mike Watts, bowling for Team No. 3 in the Monday Pepsi Classic at North Bowl Lanes Jan. 7, tossed a 290-235-278-803 series.

Clint Cowan, bowling for Luck Brothers in the Columbia Classic at North Bowl Jan. 9, rolled a 300 game and finished with a 244-300-248-792 triple. Cowan carries a 209 league average.

Nelson LaRock, bowling for Bazzano’s Pizza in the Sunday City Mixed at North Bowl on January 6, tossed a 300 game. LaRock finished the evening with a 184-214-300-678 set.