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Saranac Lake receiver Kyle Lewis shakes away from a Ticonderoga defender while picking up 8 yards on a pass reception in the final period of Saturday’s game. The senior scored later in the drive on a 40-yard catch on a ball thrown by quarterback Rhett Darrah.
(Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

Ti topples Saranac Lake

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SARANAC LAKE — Great field position got Ticonderoga going in Saturday’s football game against Saranac Lake. Big plays helped the Sentinels gain some separation on the scoreboard by halftime, and a hard-nosed running attack combined with a quick, fast-closing defense took its toll on the ...

Tupper Lake senior Christian Johnson tries to break through two Potsdam players during Saturday’s game at Frank Tice Field in Tupper Lake.
(Enterprise photo — Justin A. Levine)

’Jacks fall in return to action

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TUPPER LAKE — After not being able to play last week due to a lack of players, the Tupper Lake football team was back on its home field Saturday afternoon for the annual homecoming game. And despite another loss, the Lumberjacks at least came out of the game with all their players ...

Saranac Lake’s Madison Grimone makes her way through a mud pit during Saturday’s Salmon River Mud Run Invitational.
(Enterprise photo — Peter Crowley)

Red Storm dominate Mud Run

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FORT COVINGTON — The Saranac Lake boys cross country team recorded a perfect score and the Red Storm girls completed the sweep Saturday at the Salmon River Mud Run Invitational. Saranac Lake runners finished first through eighth as the Red Storm cruised to a 15-73 victory over ...

The 1932 Olympic Arena portion of the Lake Placid Olympic Center is lit up in sunset colors to celebrate Los Angeles being awarded the 2028 Summer Olympics earlier this month. (Photo provided by the state Olympic Regional Development Authority)

ORDA improves roof, Whiteface elevator, ski jumps

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LAKE PLACID — Work on three major projects for the state Olympic Regional Development Authority has progressed this winter, as the state agency is replacing the Olympic Center roof and elevator at Whiteface Mountain and refrigerating the in-run at the Olympic Ski Jumps ...

Beloved NCCC hockey coach Tim Gerrish reunites with members of his team that won the 1995 NJCAA national title.
(Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

Night for the history books

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SARANAC LAKE — A family reunion of 350. That’s what the atmosphere was like Friday at the Harrietstown Hall as North Country Community College inducted the first group of athletes into its new Athletic Hall of Fame. The actual number of inductees was around 130, and included ...

Saranac Lake defender Jacob Adams and Plattsburgh’s Aidan Vogl battle for possession along the Red Storm’s end line during the second half of Thursday’s game at Schroeter’s Field. The Hornets netted an early goal and scored one more late to escape with a 2-0 victory in a competitive matchup.
(Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

Hornets escape Storm surge

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SARANAC LAKE — It took Plattsburgh’s Andrew Follmer less that five minutes to score what turned out to be the game-winning goal against Saranac Lake in Thursday’s battle for second place in the Northern Soccer League Division I standings. But the Hornets couldn’t come close to ...

Junior Aiden Amell, a two-way starter, is among the Lumberjacks who are returning to the lineup for Saturday’s game against Potsdam after recovering from injuries.
(Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

Local football teams face big challenges

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TUPPER LAKE — Tough to believe, but when this weekend is over, the regular season for North Country high school football will be past the halfway point. Both local squads will play at home on Saturday, and the challenge for Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake will be nothing short of ...

Red Storm spikers fall in five

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CHAMPLAIN — The Saranac Lake volleyball team went the distance against Northeastern Clinton on Thursday, but had to settle for a 3-2 Champlain Valley Athletic Conference loss. NCCS took a 2-1 lead after winning the third game, before the Red Storm rallied in the fourth with a narrow 26-24 ...

Lake Placid’s Natalie Tavares and Seton Catholic’s Sydney Falb battle for possession during Wednesday’s match at the North Elba athletic fields in Lake Placid.
(Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

Knights capitalize against Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — Making mistakes and giving up corner kicks against a quality opponent can be costly. The Lake Placid girls soccer team found that out the hard way Wednesday in a 4-2 loss to Seton Catholic. The Knights scored twice off miscues by the Lake Placid defense and notched two ...

Main Street in Lake Placid is in view without power in February during a 19-hour overnight outage that left this village without power during a busy weekend of tourism and events.
(Enterprise photo -- Antonio Olivero)

NBC concerned about electricity for Placid events

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LAKE PLACID — After a pair of sustained power outages cut off electricity to this village earlier this year, concerns about the reliability of Lake Placid and the Olympic Center’s power system have been raised by a flagship broadcast television network. Ahead of NBC’s broadcast of the ...

Members of North Country Community College men’s hockey team celebrate after winning a national championship in 1995.
(North Country Community College photo)

NCCC to induct first Hall of Fame class

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SARANAC LAKE — An Olympic gold medalist, a top NCAA basketball official and the members of four national championship teams are among more than 130 people who will be inducted into North Country Community College’s new Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday at the Harrietstown Town ...

Slider Search recruitment season concludes in Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The White Castle USA Luge Slider Search tour will make its final stop of the summer and fall recruitment season today from 5 to 7 p.m. on Recycle Circle, located off Cascade Road. Guided by U.S. Olympic and national team coaches and athletes, participants between the ages of ...

Lake Placid senior Scott Schulz leads a pack of runners during the first lap of Tuesday’s cross country race at Mount Van Hoevenberg in Lake Placid.
(Enterprise photo — Justin A. Levine)

Schulz takes sting out of dual meet field

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid cross country team continued its winning ways Tuesday, besting several local schools in a four-way dual meet at the Mount Van Hoevenberg biathlon course. With the sun blazing down, the Blue Bombers went one-two-three in the boys’ race, while the girls ...

Red Storm runners improve to 8-0

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TICONDEROGA — The Saranac Lake boys cross country team stayed at the top of the Champlain Valley Athletic Conference heap, posting three wins Tuesday in Ticonderoga to improve to 8-0 in the league. Saranac Lake defeated Saranac Central, Schroon Lake and Ticonderoga in the ...

Olympians dominate luge start championships

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LAKE PLACID — USA Luge Olympians, including Tucker West, Summer Britcher and the doubles team of Matt Mortensen and Jayson Terdiman, racked up victories, start ramp records and personal best times Friday night at the annual Norton USA Luge Start Championships. The races, held at the ...

Rangers to stop in Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The NHL’s New York Rangers are coming to Lake Placid for a team-building getaway Monday, Oct. 2 that will include on-ice practice and other motivational exercises. The public is welcome to watch the practice for free at the Olympic Center’s USA Rink from 10 a.m. to noon. ...

Josh Kirby fires an approach shot during Sunday’s final round in the 53rd annual Craig Wood-Ray Randall golf tournament.
(Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

Record round carries Kirby

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LAKE PLACID — On very rare occasions, good golfers can have one of those memorable rounds where practically everything goes right. Josh Kirby had a day like that over the weekend in the 53rd annual Craig Wood-Ray Randall golf tournament. Kirby started off the two-day tournament ...

Bruce Kennedy and Yvon Ranger (boat 187) came from Plattsburgh and Ontario to participate in the Adirondack Canoe Classic. Boat 93, Kathleen McNamee and Dan Havens, came from Virginia.
(Enterprise photo — Glynis Hart)

Adirondack Canoe Classic Full Results

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Adirondack Canoe Classic “90-Miler” Friday, Sept. 8 to Sunday, Sept. 10 Results OPEN TOURING Name (hometown) DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3 TOTAL George Bellerose (Weybridge VT) 7:03:06 5:26:55 3:53:22 16:23:23 Robert Hayes (Albany) DNF DNS DNS —— Willie Janeway ...

Pats rally through Red Storm

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SARANAC LAKE — A one-goal lead didn’t hold up for the Saranac Lake girls soccer team Monday as visiting AuSable Valley rallied to a 3-2 victory over the Red Storm at Schroeter’s Field. Junior Grace Clark lifted Saranac Lake to a 1-0 edge with a goal just 5:51 into the contest, but the ...

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NHL’s New York Rangers to practice in Lake Placid Oct. 2

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LAKE PLACID — The NHL's New York Rangers are coming to Lake Placid for a teambuilding get-away Monday, Oct. 2 and the public is welcome to watch them for free from 10 a.m. to noon at the Olympic Center's USA Rink. Space is limited. The Rangers kick off their season, Thursday, Oct. 5, ...