Dannemora Fun League playoffs Thursday
DANNEMORA — The playoffs for the Dannemora Fun Golf League on Thursday are set. For first and second place, Bob and Fred Blair will face Steve and Ed Liberty. For third and fourth place, it will be Vern Molark and Bill Siskavich going against Bob LaDuke and Rich Roberts. Vince Lennon and Bernie LaMora will meet Bob Donah and Ed Ashline for fifth and sixth place. For seventh and eighth place, Jerry Keysor and Dick Becker are set to face Steve Fuller and Chris Dumar.
Hoey captures first in age division
MECHANICVILLE — Jacqueline Hoey placed first in the 15-16 year old girls division in the 56th Annual NYS Junior Elks tournament held Aug. 15 at the Fairways of Halfmoon golf course. The weather was her worst opponent as it poured all day in 66 degree temperatures. Jacquie shot an 88 in rough conditions to retain her title from last year. Other local participants included Arthur Griffin and Connor Jubert.
Participants were from Watertown, Amsterdam, Oswego and Plattsburgh Elks' areas.
PYH tourney set for August 21
PLATTSBURGH — The Inaugural Plattsburgh Youth Hockey Golf Tournament has been scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 21, at The Barracks Golf Course. It will be a four-man scramble with a shotgun start at noon. Anyone interested in signing up or becoming a tee box sponsor, please contact Spencer Graves at 643-2202 or email@example.com. Registration deadline is noon on Friday.
NC Golf Academy held Wednesdays
ROUSES POINT — The North Country Golf Academy holds golf instruction for juniors every Wednesday at the North Country Golf Club.
Golf lessons for 4 to 9 year olds are held from 9 to 10 a.m., and lessons for children ages 10 and up are from 10 to 11 a.m. At each session, children will learn how to chip, putt and hit full shots. Each lesson costs $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Children must bring their own golf clubs. Children who wish to participate may show up and pay at the time of lesson. Call Matt Fredette at 297-2665 with any questions.