Wild Card game decides Riverpigs fate

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TUPPER LAKE — After finishing in second place in the Empire Professional Baseball League, the Tupper Lake Riverpigs will be forced to play a single elimination Wild Card game against the Plattsburgh Thunderbirds at the Municipal Park in Tupper Lake today at 6:30 p.m. Throughout the ...

Lacrosse summit makes its return

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Summit Classic lacrosse tournament is back for its 31st year. The tournament is divided between two tournaments over the course of the week, starting with the Scholastic division. The Scholastic division is made up of children who will graduate high school ...

A future Olympic sport in Lake Placid?

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LAKE PLACID — A faster version of lacrosse will be showcased in Lake Placid tonight. The Lake Placid Summit Classic lacrosse tournament is hosting a World Lacrosse Sixes demonstration with members of both the U.S. men’s and women’s national teams, respectively, at the North Elba ...

Ruggers fight off mud

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SARANAC LAKE —Pouring rain caused what could easily be described as a giant mud field at the Wilson Raymond Field on Sunday. But that didn’t stop the ruggers. “Even with the weather today, it was a successful weekend,” Can-Am Rugby President Cameron Moody said. “It was a lot of ...

USA Bobsled finishes first push competition

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LAKE PLACID — USA Bobsled competed in the USA Push Championships at the new indoor ice facility at the Olympic Sports Complex at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Friday and Saturday. On Friday, Sylvia Hoffman recorded the lowest time for the women’s push athletes and Frank Del Duca won the ...