Rugger’s delight

Tyler Callahan of the Mountaineers pitches the ball while teammate Sean Lincoln looks on during men’s social division action Saturday. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
Baylee Annis of the Mountaineers women’s team goes in for a try Saturday against the BATS at Petrova Avenue. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
Dave Snyder kicks the ball while teammate Cam Moody follows the play during a Mountaineers men’s match on Saturday in Saranac Lake. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
Gimme the ball: Players battle for possession (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
A tradition at the Can-Am Tournament is honoring past and present members of the military, as well as first responders, on championship Sunday in the bowl at North Country Community College in Saranac Lake. The 45th annual Can-Am tournament, hosted by the Mountaineers Rugby Club, took place in Saranac Lake and Lake Placid last weekend and featured more than 100 men’s and women’s teams battling for titles in six divisions. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
Teresa Buckley, right, and Carla Wells watch the Mountaineers men during a short bout of rain Saturday morning. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
After tournament action wrapped up Sunday, USA Rugby announced at a reception at Hotel Saranac the players added to the roster for the team that will compete in October at the Youth Olympics in Argentina. Top row, from left, are Jasper Green, Dylan Hendricks, Lauina Falatea, Ty Al-Jiboori, Junior Waqavesi, Ben Wierenga, Isiah Kruse, Zach Neff and Ulu Niutupuivaha. Bottom row, from left: Shane Barry, Elijah Billips, Max Clark, Alex Cleary, Jon Rodriguez and Will Chevalier. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)

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