Ten members of the Skaneateles Pickleball Club competed at the recent Empire State Senior Games in Cortland. Pictured from left, standing: Newell Follett, Israel DeFurio, Bill Huther, Steve Clarke and Eckart Meisterfield. Seated, from left: Sharon Mills, Marie Mulcahy, Carole Sampsell, Carol Huther and Janny Sevier.
In addition to Pickleball, club members also competed in track and field, bowling and swimming. Club member Sharon Mills won a gold medal in bowling, while member Marie Mulcahy won gold and silver medals in swimming.
Skaneateles Pickleball Club members come from Skaneateles, Auburn, Port Byron, Camillus, Sennett and other communities. They play in Skaneateles at the Austin Park pickleball courts (next to the basketball courts) and in Auburn at the YMCA.
For information on the sport of pickleball, see usasps.org.