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Cantiague Senior Men’s Golf League: July 31, 2014

Cantiague Park Senior Men’s Golf League had its fourth tournament on Thursday, July 17. We had 34 golfers and only three who scored under 40. Low overall score was won by Charlie Hong with an impressive 34. Joe Sander scored a solid 49 and won low overall net with a 31.

Competition on the nine-hole course is divided into two divisions. Flight A is for players with a handicap of 13 or lower. Flight B is for players with a handicap of 14 or more. The league is a 100% handicap league. Any man 55 years or older is eligible for membership. We have many openings for this year, and you can sign up anytime throughout the the season. The league meets every Thursday at 7:30 a.m., but the formal tournament dates are only the first and third Thursday of the month through late October. We will have a final luncheon with prizes on our last meeting.

If you are interested in joining our league for this year, please call John Bosco at 516-512-0050 for more information.  We have recognition of a yearly overall club champion by awarding points throughout the year in various weekly categories. There are numerous opportunities for cash prizes for individual achievement utilizing your handicap in every tournament.

Match play has begun, and we are approaching the semi-finals in August. Point leaders for the Club Championship are Charlie Hong with 26 and Dave Malle with 18.

Low Actual Score: Bruce Danen  (36)

Low Overall Net: Bob Powers  (28)

Low Flight A: Charlie Hong (29)

2nd Low Flight: A Andy Malone (30)

Longest Drive: Bill Golden

Closest to the Pin: Kent Schreiber

Low Flight B — Jim Murphy (30)

2nd Low Flight (B) Joe Sander (31)

Name Score - Handicap- Net Score - Points

Charlie Acerra 41-9-32-1

John Agnoli 58-22-36-4

John Bosco 46-14-32-10

Bruce Danen 36-7-29-15

John Dilavore 46-14-32-8

Frank DeBello 50-15-35-4

Bob Evans 41-7-34-9

Pete Fiorillo 55-3-42-1

Bill Golden 40-10-30-6

Pete Guerra 41-9-32-8  

Mike Guerriero 43-13-30-8

Charles Hong 34-5-29-26

Ed Hughes 40-3-37-1

Ken Hymes DNP - 10-1

Joe Iavaroni DNP -18-2

Pete Kerr 51-13-38-10

Pat Lehane 48-8-40-2

Tony Macaluso 57-19-38-9

Dave Malle 41-6-35-18

Andrew Malone 43-13-30-11

Jim Murphy 46-16-30-5

Jim O’Brien 48-10-38 -13  

Tom Parker DNP-10-6

Rudy Pekarek 43-11-32-7

Walter Pietsch 53-15-38-8

Al Poggioli 49-15-34-8

Bob Powers 40-12-28-15  

Jack Prunty 47-16-31-5  

Bob Ross 42-7-35-6

Frank Salamone DNP

Joe Sander 49-18-31-10

Kent Schreiber 50-18-32-14

Jerry Skaee 39-8-31-2

Don Sterling 53-19-34-6

Bob Thornton 40-3-37-1

John Valsecchi 55-14-41-9

Dom Vissicchio 48-14-34-8

Sheldon Weinburg DNP-3-1

News

 book shops in Hicksville and around the country will hand out free comics on Oct. 25, to celebrate the second biggest free comic book event of the year—Halloween ComicFest. On Saturday, anyone who goes into a participating comic shop can choose from 19 free comics and participate in fun activities comic shops host for their customers to enjoy, while discovering new types of comics and the treasures found in store.

In Hicksville, both Game Master Games (954 S. Broadway) and Amok Time (108C New South Road) will be taking part in the Halloween ComicFest festivities. Game Master Games just recently started carrying comic books and this will be the store’s first comic book-related event. Coincidently, the event runs in the middle of an in-store gaming convention, and store owner Dave VanderWerf is looking forward to the increased exposure for the store.

Looking for a place to work on your bedside manner and start a promising new career in the process? Look no farther than your hometown.

The Vocational Education and Extension Board (VEEB), a division of the county that oversees educational facilities such as the Fire Service Academy and EMS Academy, recently transplanted one of its facilities — The School of Practical Nursing — into a new location right in the heart of Hicksville, where they recently held an open house to celebrate their new home.


Sports

The Hicksville girls volleyball team improved to 7-1 by knocking off Oceanside in three consecutive sets by scores of 25-13, 25-19 and 25-14.

Emily Markakis played terrificly, using a powerful serve to record three aces, seven kills and added nine digs. Nikki Chase added six kills and eight digs. Additionally, Raeann Dong was versatile—recording three aces, seven kills and nine digs.

The Girls Varsity soccer team, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, wore pink uniforms and pink socks in their game on Oct. 8 against MacArthur whom they defeated 1-0. The girls and boys soccer programs at Hicksville High School are selling pink ribbon car magnets with a soccer ball and HHS on it with the words “Kick Cancer” on the ribbon. All the money raised will go to the Sarah Grace Foundation, which is a local foundation trying to beat pediatric cancer. The players plan to raise $1,000 for this organization

— From Hicksville High School


Calendar

Board of Education Meeting

October 22

Oktoberfest

October 25-26

Pancake Breakfast

October 26



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