New Hartford, NY (WIBX) - Four Sitrin STARS athletes are participating in the 6th annual U-S Open International Wheelchair Curing Bonspiel this weekend at the Utica Curling Club.The event is taking place today, tomorrow and Sunday.

The U.S Open is one of three components used to determine the 2011-2012 United States Curling Team.

Sitrin STARS members will be competing against other elite curlers from the U-S and Canada.

Members of the Sitrin STARS participating in this weekend's event

  • James Joseph, New Hartford
  • Robert Prenoveua, Chittenango
  • Patrick McDonald, Madison, WI
  • Penny Greely, Green Bay, WI