September 28, 2012

Sports Shorts: September 28, 2012


---- — Edwards memorial golf tourney this weekend

PORT HENRY — The Wally Edwards Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Moriah Country Club. The format is nine holes of scramble and nine holes of best ball, with the order reversed on Sunday.

Entry fee is $65 for members and $85 for nonmembers and includes a practice round today, continental breakfast both days and live entertainment and pig roast Saturday night. For more information, call 546-9979.

On Saturday, Oct. 6, the club will be hosting the 100 Anniversary/Hurricane Irene Clean-up Benefit Tournament. Entry fees are $35 for members and $45 for nonmembers and includes lunch.

The format is two-person teams, with six holes of scramble, six holes of alternate shot and six holes of best ball. The field is limited to the first 30 teams to enter and will include men’s, women’s and mixed divisions. There will be a shotgun start at 10 a.m.

The tourney celebrates the 100 years of the Moriah Country Club and help with the cart paths washed out by Hurricane Irene. For more information, call the club at 546-9979.

Siberian Rod & Gun Club to meet

PLATTSBURGH — The Siberian Rod & Gun Club will be holding a meeting at 7 p.m. on October 2 at the clubhouse.

Malone AdultBasketball League to meet

MALONE — The Malone Adult Basketball League will be holding a re-organizational meeting on Monday, Oct. 1 at the Elks Club on Elm Street. The women’s meeting is at 6:30 p.m. and the men’s meeting at 7 p.m.

Teams must have a representative in attendance with a roster in order to guarantee a spot in the league.

“Bring A Buddy” bowling tourney Oct. 14

PLATTSBURGH — The North Bowl youth bowling program is having its first-ever “Bring A Buddy” 9-pin tournament on Sunday Oct. 14 at 11 a.m. Youth bowlers who are members of the Saturday mourning program at North Bowl Lanes will be able to invite a “buddy” to bowl in a doubles fun tournament. (The buddy can not already be a can not currently bowl in the program, but must be a youth).

Bumpers and Bantams entry fee will be $10 per team for two games each, including shoe rental, pizza, and awards. Preps, Junior, Major and Senior will be $15 per team for three games each, including shoe rental, pizza, and awards.

The Mountaineer to host Reel Rock

KEENE VALLEY — On October 6 at 7 p.m., The Mountaineer will host the Reel Rock 7 Film Tour at the Keene Arts Playhouse, located in the Old Methodist Church, Route 73, Keene, New York. Reel Rock shows are exciting events where climbers and outdoors lovers come together to celebrate the ultimate in adventure filmmaking.

Come watch as the world’s best climbers battle to establish the first 5.15c route, tackle imposing alpine first ascents, free solo 5.13 routes and set speed records on The Nose in Yosemite. There will also be a raffle of gear donated by our sponsors. Admission is $10 at the door. Bring your own beverage. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Keene Kids Climbing Club and the George McClelland Fund at the Adirondack Community Trust. 

For more information, contact Holly Blanchard ( or Vinny McClelland (

Algonquin chapter to hold harvest dinner

PLATTSBURGH — The Algonquin Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club is holding its annual harvest dinner on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Plattsburgh.

The evening begins with appetizers at 5 p.m. A turkey dinner, with the cost being $14.50, is served at 6 p.m. After expenses are met, the remaining proceeds are donated to the Trinity Soup Kitchen. The deadline for reservations is October 9. Contact Anne Bailey at 563-5794 or Lynn Valenti, at 562-0553, to make your reservation. There will be no walk-ins for dinner.

After a brief business meeting at 8 p.m., speaker Timothy Mihuc, an Ecologist from SUNY will present a program on “Adirondack Rivers.” The public is welcome to attend.