Alpine skiers punch tickets to state meet

The Saranac Lake and Lake Placid alpine ski teams determined which athletes would represent the two schools at this year’s NYSPHSAA championships after a giant slalom race at Mount Pisgah on Thursday afternoon. From left, front row: Aurelle Fogarty (SL), Kate Broderick (LP), Sully Fogarty (SL). Back row: Gunnar Anthony (LP), Logan Purner (SL), Erika Swirsky (SL), Parker Anthony (LP), Andrew VanSlyke (LP), Ryley Fischer (SL). Also on the team, but not pictured is Saranac Lake’s Silas Swanson. (Photo provided)