Roundup: Panther bowlers win title
LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls bowling team won the Adirondack League bowling tournament on Tuesday.
Hoosick totaled 6,111 pins, enough to beat Fort Edward by nearly 150 pins.
Fort Edward had 5,975, while Schuylerville was third with 5,962.
The Panthers were third in the morning section, but finished over 1,000 pins for each game of the afternoon to score the victory.
Six-game totals for the Panthers: Josh McCart 1,282, Stephen Surdam 1,231 and Ken Marbot 1,214 were all over 1,200.
BBA topples Rutland
MANCHESTER -- The Burr and Burton Academy girls basketball team came back from a 15-point deficit to beat Rutland on Tuesday night, 44-40.
Trailing 22-7 in the first half, BBA pulled within 28-22 at halftime.
Hannah Nicholson scored 18 and Maggie Oliver and Hailey Brockett each added eight for 7-10 BBA.
Panthers still unbeaten in Wasaren League
STILLWATER, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls Central School boys basketball team improved to 13-0 in the Wasaren League and 15-1 overall after a 65-51 win at Stillwater on Tuesday.
Austin Pitt scored 18 points to lead Hoosick Falls, who goes for an undefeated Wasaren League schedule on Friday against Hoosic Valley at home.
Horde tops Cambridge
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- Three players for Granville were in double figures as the Golden Horde topped Cambridge, 61-33.
Jake Young led the way with 13 points, while teammates Matt Fuller and Nicholas Liebig each added 12 for Granville (3-12, 3-14).
For Cambridge (1-12, 1-14), Max McNeil had a game-high 17 points, including 11-of-14 from the free throw line.
Bennington LL sign-up
BENNINGTON -- The Bennington Little League is opening registration for the 2014 season. Registration for the season will begin on Feb. 12 and 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Feb. 19 and 20 at the Fire House on River Street.
All players 5-12 in the Bennington school district looking to play baseball this year need to register on one of these four dates.
A photocopy of the child’s birth certificate is required. Registration is $50 per person and $75 for a family. Any questions, call Geoff Metcalfe at 442-5465 or Steve Marsden at 447-4908.
Youth nights at MAU
BENNINGTON -- The Mount Anthony Union High School Athletic Department is once again sponsoring a pair of Youth Basketball Nights for the boys and girls area youth basketball players.
Boys youth night will be on Monday, Feb. 10, when the Patriot JV and varsity boys basketball teams host Burr and Burton with JV action starting at 6, and varsity at 7:30 p.m.
All boys playing in the MAYAA Basketball League will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.
Girls youth night will be Tuesday, Feb. 11, when the MAU JV and varsity girls basketball teams play host to Rutland. JV action starts at 5:30, followed by the varsity at 7:00.
All girls playing in the MAYAA Basketball League will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.
At the halftime of each junior varsity game there will be a 10-minute exhibition game featuring two MAYAA teams.
A drawing for a basketball signed by the varsity team will be held after the exhibition game for the MAYAA participants in attendance.
BENNINGTON -- Mt. Anthony Lacrosse Association will hold 2014 spring registration on February 25 and 26 at the Bennington Rec Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for boys and girls grades K thru 8.
Scholarships and equipment are available. The season starts April 1.
For more information you can visit www.malavt.com or contact Barbara Morrissey at 802-442 6777 (evenings).
Mack Attack sign-ups
ARLINGTON -- The Mack Attack AAU girls’ basketball season will begin practicing on March 9, and sign-ups are ongoing.
The team provides participants with an opportunity to improve basketball skills and knowledge through a challenging level of play. Girls ages 8-17 who are interested in participating should contact coach Kerry Csizmesia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-326-5024.
Information about the season can be found at www.mackattackaau.org.
Girls can register ahead of March 9 or meet with coach Csizmesia at the first practice.
Storm head coach search ongoing
BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Storm semi-pro football team is searching for a new head coach for the 2014 season. If interested, call the Storm hotline at 802-681-9085.
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