Thursday, 31 July 2014 10:08
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
Thursday, 30 October 2014 00:00
Alan Yu, an external auditor from the firm, Cullen & Danowski LLP gave the findings of the annual district external audit at Oct. 22’s Hicksville Board of Education meeting. Discussed at the meeting were the financial statements of the 2013-14 school year which officially ended June 30.
According to Yu, the Hicksville School district has a fund balance of $34 million. Roughly 26 to 27 percent of the general fund balance comprises the total budget.
Saturday, 25 October 2014 00:00
Levittown Hall in Hicksville comes alive every Thursday night with music, dance, fun and laughter as students are swept away into the world of Latin dance.
Under the instruction of professional teacher Mark James, dance hopefuls learn a trio of Latin dance, including salsa, meringue and what James describes as the biggest craze in Latin dancing today, bachata.
Thursday, 23 October 2014 08:18
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.
Thursday, 16 October 2014 08:31
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