February 8, 2013

Sports Shorts


---- — Siberian Rod & Gun Club to meet

PLATTSBURGH — The Siberian Rod & Gun Club will meet at 7 p.m. at the clubhouse on Feb. 12.

Winners announced in Post 1619 Winterfest 2013

WEST PLATTSBURGH — The Barn Dogs won the Labatt Blue Curling Competition at the Winterfest 2013 held at American Legion Post 1619. The Barn Dogs defeated the Dog Doctors in overtime to win the competition in the 38-team field that was played on two rinks. The Barn Dogs consisted of Rupe Dashnaw, Frank Dashnaw, Larrie Seymour and John Burke. Each team member won a trophy and a foam curling stone hat.

The Dog Doctors were comprised of Healey Mayette, Kade Sewell, Matt Goldwebber and Casey Mohrien. The Pink Curlers, led by Eloise Samolis, were third.

In the broomball event, the Budweiser Caribou Cup Competition went to The North Country Boys with a 5-4 win over T-Bone’s Fools.

The Bud Light Snow-Pitch Frostball Softball Tournament ended up with co-champions Big Boys and Big Earl’s.

Field House announces public skating

PLATTSBURGH — Officials at the Plattsburgh State Field House have announced public skating sessions for the month of February. Public Skating sessions are scheduled from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. on the following dates: Feb. 9, 16, 17 and 24.

Admission is $2 for the public and $1 for SUNY Plattsburgh students, faculty and staff with a valid college identification. Skate rentals are available at the same rates.

Winter Adventure Race under way

PLATTSBURGH — Fifty-five adventurous kids made their way to the Champlain Valley Transportation Museum for the first Winter Adventure Race of February, held by the Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department and Clinton County Youth Bureau. Children participated in a snow-obstacle course made up of snow piles, tunnels, tires and more. The second race in the series will be held Saturday, Feb. 9, with registration beginning at 2 p.m. For more information, please contact the Youth Bureau at 565-4750.


5 & under – 1 lap

1, Alex Rodriguez. 2, Jake Recore. 3, Madeline Perry. 4, Chandler Perry. 5, Quinn Roth. 6, Sean Rose. 7, Ethan Freeman. 8, Brady Allen. 9, Nate Lambert. 10, Max Dufault. 11, Mazie Sellars. 12, Keelyn Hornby. 13, Kate Schaefer. 14, Jaden Christensen. 15, Cassidy Roth. 16, Dillen Walters. 17, Samantha Godfroy.

6/7 – 2 laps

1, Eamon Graves. 2, Jake Recore. 3, Max Schaefer. 4, Kade Sellars. 5, Luke Haley. 6, Delaney Mulholland. 7, Ben Lambert. 8, Brady Trombley. 9, Liam Christensen. 10, Kaitlyn Neureuther. 11, Karlie Hornby. 12, Emma Burns. 13, Evan Burns. 14, Jacob Haley.

8/9 – 3 laps

1, Abby Bruce. 2, Ethan Mulholland. 3, Alex Suarez. 4, Malcolm Suarez. 5, Ethan Bruce. 6, Nora Graves. 7, Alex Rodriguez. 8, Ella Mansfield. 9, Evelyn Walters. 10, Allison Bedard. 11, Alexia Burns.

10 & older – 4 laps

1, Gareth Mansfield. 2, Jamie Manning. 3, Christopher Neureuther. 4, Bradley Neureuther. 5, Tyler Freeman. 6, Grace Walters.

High School Rugby registration set

WILLSBORO — Adirondack High School Rugby will be holding registration for the 2013 season for boys’ and girls’ rugby teams at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, in the Willsboro High School Auditorium and at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, in the Lake Placid High School Library. A short information session will be held and cool door prizes awarded.

Registration fees for USA Rugby and Adirondack Rugby are $75 total for the season (scholarships available). Forms are available at registration.

Players must be in ninth to 12th grade and attending school in the Adirondacks to be eligible. Practices will be held in the Willsboro/Peru and Lake Placid/Saranac Lake areas beginning in the end of February with games being held on Sundays in April and May. All high school athletes in the Adirondacks are encouraged to attend.

For information, contact Coach Morgan at 891-6827.

Cole to appear at Coaches Corner event

PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh State athletics department, in conjunction with the Ground Round Grill & Bar, will be hosting its third Coaches Corner event on Wednesday, Feb. 13. The event is free and open to the public.

From 5 to 7 p.m., Plattsburgh State women’s basketball coach Cheryl Cole will be on hand at the Ground Round to mingle with fans and answer questions about the 2012-13 season.

Coaches Corner schedule

Feb. 13 – Cheryl Cole (Women’s Basketball)

Feb. 20 – Kevin Houle (Women’s Ice Hockey)

March 13 – Kris Doorey (Baseball)