Thursday January 31, 2013

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP

HOOSICK, N.Y. -- Ten players scored for Hoosick Falls Central School as the Panthers rolled past Wasaren League rival Cambridge, 65-20, in boys basketball action on Wednesday night.

Andrew Hoag led the way for Hoosick Falls (7-7 overall, 6-5 league) with 10 points and 10 assists. Randy Tutunjian added nine and Austin Pitt eight.

Hoosick Falls raced out to a 14-0 lead after the first quarter and never looked back. Ryan Jeskie paced Cambridge (0-12, 0-10) with 12 points.

MAU goes 3-0

VERGENNES -- The Mount Anthony Union High School wrestling team stormed to a trio of victories in a four-team dual meet at Vergennes on Wednesday.

The undefeated Patriots beat Mount Mansfield (70-6), Vergennes (77-3) and Champlain Valley (63-6) in lopsided showdowns.

Eleven wrestlers finished the day 3-0, including Troy Gassaway, Dylan LaFountain, Kyle Fletcher, Miguel Calixto, Bailey Willard, Houston Shaler, Damon Young, Tyler Mattison, Brandon Marcoux-Schaefer, Jack Luciano and Jesse Webb. Jacob Woodside and Ezra Caron went 2-1 on the day.

S. Vt. Stars tryouts

BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Stars AAU basketball team are having tryouts for an elite traveling girls’ team.

Tryouts are Feb. 3 and 10 at Arlington Memorial High School at a time to be announced. It’s mandatory to attend at least two of the three tryout dates.

Anyone is eligible to try out, but serious candidates should have the equivalent of a varsity skill level.

For more information, please contact Crystal Gardner at 379-5414 or southernvermontstars
@yahoo.com or Larry Andrews at 375-3140 or landrews@bakerdistributing.com.

Monument Soccer signups

BENNINGTON -- The Monument Soccer Club has sign-ups next week at the Bennington Sports Center. Monument is a soccer club that participates in the Capital District Youth Soccer League in the spring and runs from April-June with a 10-game season.

Any interested boy or girl from U8-U18 can sign up.

More information can be found online at www.voltage
sportsclub.com under the Bennington Sports Center’s news section where people can download a registration packet. For more informaion, call the main office of the Sports Center at 802-681-7151.

Zemianek road race returns May 5

BENNINGTON -- The 35th annual Steve Zemianek Road Race will take place on May 5 at the Park-McCullough House in North Bennington.

There are three different runs, a 3.8-mile course, a 10K course and a half-mile fun run for children.

The entry fee is $15 to pre-register and $3 for the fun run. A family of four can register at a reduced rate of $40.

Awards will be given to the top male and female runner and the top three in each age group.

For more information, call Dave at 802-688-7807.