NCCC Saints hoopers fall to MVCC Hawks 67-51

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SARANAC LAKE — The North Country Community College women’s basketball team suffered a 67-51 loss to the Mohawk Valley Community College Hawks on their home court Wednesday evening. Facing off against the undefeated Hawks, which rank second in the NJCAA Region III, Division III standings ...

Lake Placid holiday ice show is Dec. 17

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LAKE PLACID — The Skating Club of Lake Placid has curated a program that showcases the incredible talent of local figure skaters, ranging from young beginners to seasoned competitors. The “Home for the Holidays” Ice Show at 5 p.m. on Dec. 17 at the 1932 Jack Shea Arena in Lake Placid ...

Lugers from Ukraine compete in World Cup

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LAKE PLACID — Ukrainian luge athlete Oleksandra Mokh has spent this past week preparing for her first-ever FIL Luge World Cup on U.S. soil. Back home, her brother is fighting in the Ukrainian army, which is fending off a Russian invasion that started nearly two years ago. Mokh, 19, ...

Luge World Cup returns to Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — While four-time U.S. luge Olympian Chris Mazdzer will cap off his long and decorated career at the FIL Luge World Cup this weekend, it will also mark the start of the season. The World Cup will be held at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 8 and 9 for the ...

USA bobsled and skeleton teams compete in Europe and Canada

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WHISTLER, BRITISH COLOMBIA — Team USA slid on three different tracks in three different countries this past week: Whistler, British Columbia, Lillehammer, Norway and Bludenz, Austria. The two-day action began on Nov. 29 with the North American Cup women’s monobob and two-man bobsled. ...