Local seniors compete in 2007 state olympics

By Staff Report

January 09, 2008 at 11:02 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Results are:

Bowling Singles

•60-64 years: David Ory of Luling, third.

•65-69 years: Wayne Forsythe of LaPlace, first; and Larry Ridlen, LaPlace, third.

•70-74 years: Sam White of LaPlace, third.

•80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

Bowling Doubles

•60-64 years: Wayne Forsythe of LaPlace and Clifford Hebert of LaPlace, first.

•70-74 years: Martha Lambert of St. Rose and Judith Macloud of Destrehan, second; Earl Perque of Reserve and John Caldarera, Lutcher, third.

•75-79: Joyce Bourgeois, Lutcher and Doris Chenevert, LaPlace, first; June Wisher, LaPlace and Frances Hutton, Bossier City, third.

Bowling Mixed Doubles

•65-69 years: Wayne Forsythe of LaPlace and Marcell Tramonte of Lutcher, second.

•75-79 years: June Wisher of LaPlace and Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

Dance Team

•50-60 years: Julia Goutierrez of Montz, first. 60 years and older: Dancing Grannies, fourth. Members are Addie Gregoire of Destrehan, Virgie Naquin of Des Allemands, Sharyn Endres of Luling, Lupe Sweeney of Des Allemands, Amelia Gassen of Luling, Veronica Aucoin of Hahnville, Bea Simoneaux of Luling, Earline Spiers of Luling and JoAnn Walker of Destrehan.

Field Events

•Discus: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, first; and Milton Brady of LaPlace, third. 75-79 years: Nathalie Vicknair of Reserve, third.

•Hammer: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, first; and Milton Brady of LaPlace, second.

•Javelin: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, first; and Milton Brady of LaPlace, seventh. 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

•Long jump: 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

•Shot put: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, first. 75-79 years: Nathalie Vicknair of Reserve, third. 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

•Triple jump: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, first; Milton Brady of LaPlace, second.

•Fitness challenge: 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

•Horseshoes: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, first. 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, second.

Power Lift

•Bench press: 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

•Dead lift: 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

Shooting

•Pistol: 65-69 years: David Gauthe of Paulina, first.

Shuffleboard

•Singles 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, third.

•Doubles 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling and Karl Clark of Harahan, first.

Swimming

•Backstroke 100 yards: 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, second. 75-79 years: Gerald Olivier of St. Rose, second; and Virgil Bernard of Luling, third.

•Backstroke 200 yards: 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, second. 75-79 years: Gerald Olivier of St. Rose, first.

•Backstroke 50 yards: 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, third. 75-79 years: Gerald Olivier of St. Rose, second; Virgil Bernard of Luling, third.

•Breaststroke 50 yards: 75-79 years: Virgil Bernard of Luling, first; and Gerald Olivier of St. Rose, second.

•Freestyle 100 yards: 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, first. 75-79 years: Virgil Bernard of Luling, second; and Gerald Olivier of St. Rose, third.

•Freestyle 200 yards: 75-79 years: Virgil Bernard of Luling, second.

•Freestyle 50 yards: 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, second. 75-79 years: Virgil Bernard of Luling, second.

Table Tennis

•Mixed: 60-64 years: Richard Keller of Hahnville and Carol Bradford of New Orleans, second.

Throws

•Basketball: 75-79 years: Nathalie Vicknair of Reserve, second.

•Football: 65-69 years: David Gauthe of Paulina, second. 70-74 years: Bill Elrod of Luling, first. 75-79 years: Nathalie Vicknair of Reserve.

•Softball: 65-69 years: David Gauthe of Paulina, first.

•Softball distance: 70-74 years: Edith Corso of Destrehan, third. 80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

•Washer pitch: 65-69 years: David Gauthe of Paulina, third.




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