Great Northern Softball returns for second year, offering competitive play for North Country girls
Great Northern Softball is returning for a second year with the goal of providing a regional option for girls interested in competitive softball.
The organization is sponsored by Great Northern Printing of Potsdam.
Crane Opera Ensemble to present “Così fan tutte” April 15, 16
POTSDAM -- The Crane Opera Ensemble will present Mozart's opera buffa, "Così fan tutte," 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 15 and 16, in Snell Music Theater at SUNY Potsdam. Guest stage director Nelson Sheeley will give pre-performance lectures both nights at 6:30 p.m. in the Crane Commons.
The abridged version tells the comedic story of two stoic sisters whose devotion is tested by their lovers. Kirk Severtson conducts the opera, accompanied by a small instrumental chamber group.
Manage your stress at the SLC Arts Council
POTSDAM – This April, the St. Lawrence County Arts Council offers many styles of yoga and meditation, and dance classes year-round. All classes are held at Downtown Snell Hall in Potsdam. Contact the SLC Arts Council to register and pre-pay for classes at 265-6860 or www.slcartscouncil.org. You have the option to pay on-line.
• Guided Meditation with Rich Tenace, Mondays, April 11 and 18, 7-8 p.m. This peaceful, relaxing class will show how guided meditation can relieve the stress of daily life. $10 per class.
Knights laxmen knock off 15th-ranked Engineers, 11-10
Potsdam, NY - Just a week ago, a three-game losing streak had the Clarkson University Men's Lacrosse team reeling, but the Golden Knights have responded with a three-game winning streak, none bigger than Friday's 11-10 victory over 15th-ranked Rensselaer at Hantz Turf Field.
The Golden Knights improved to 6-4 overall and 2-0 in the Liberty League, while the Engineers fell to 7-3 and 2-2 in league games. Clarkson has a key conference game against St. Lawrence next Wednesday.
Skidmore holds off second half run by Knights laxwomen
Potsdam, NY - Skidmore senior Lindsay Stavola scored five of her game-high nine goals, including two that allowed the momentum to shift back to the Thoroughbreds, in the second half as the Clarkson University Women's Lacrosse team succumbed 15-9 Friday afternoon at Hantz Turf Field.
Marchand, Saints laxwomen hold off Union, 8-7
St. Lawrence University senior captain Anna Marchand made 12 saves, while sophomore Brigid Hurley had a game-high four goals as the Saints women's lacrosse team held off Union College, 8-7, in thrilling fashion on Friday afternoon at Hall-Leet Stadium.
Bears softball team downed twice at Oneonta
The SUNY Potsdam softball team scored a combined 13 runs in two games on Friday, but was unable to come away with a victory against Oneonta State in a State University of New York Athletic Conference doubleheader at Oneonta, N.Y.
The Bears (7-11 overall, 0-4 SUNYAC) were downed 6-3 in the first game before suffering an 11-10 setback in the nightcap.
“Our players came out with a lot of energy and played hard, but we didn’t make enough of the routine plays to win and just fell short,” Potsdam coach Shannon Dillabough said.
Coppola's blast lifts Roos softball team past Potsdam 8-0
(Potsdam, N.Y.)- Lyndsay Coppola (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) blasted a three-run home run helping the SUNY Canton softball team beat SUNY Potsdam 8-0 in five innings on Thursday.
The Roos, who dropped the first game 4-1, have won five of their last six games and moved to 6-12 overall.
State Senator Patty Ritchie meets with retired New York State Police Environmental Conservation Lt. Larry Kring at Rossie, overlooking the walleye run. Ritchie is pushing for increased patrols of the area to cut down on poaching. For the full story, click here.