White Stag Ski Race Results

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White Stag Ski Races Sunday at Mount Pisgah, Saranac Lake - 0-5 - Female - Name .....................Run 1........Run 2..........Comb. Lola Schwartzberg .....1:02.49 .....1:00.36 ...2:02.85 June Politi ......1:06.49 .........1:18.93 ...........2:25.42 Dakota Kilgore ......1:34.63 ...

Knights rally past Blue Bombers hoops

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LAKE PLACID — When the Lake Placid girls basketball team left the first half tied with the Seton Catholic Knights on Monday night, it seemed like the game was destined for a nail bitter. That wasn’t the case. The Knights caught fire and the Blue Bombers simply couldn’t keep up. ...

Locals medal in Nordic skiing at Empire State Games

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LAKE PLACID — In one of the largest outdoor events in the 2023 Empire State Winter Games, 104 cross country skiers competed in the U8 through U20 age divisions at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Sunday. In the 5K (3.1 miles) U16 girls race, Cora Hinsdill, 14, of Remsen, won her second gold ...

USA luge competes in Altenberg World Cup

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ALTENBERG, Germany — FIL Luge World Cup action returned this past weekend in Altenberg, Germany. The weekend of competitions served as a preview for the 2024 World Championship, which will be held in Altenberg. The track is expected to undergo an upgrade, focused on covering more of ...

Tupper derby draws 700+ ice anglers despite -35 morning

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TUPPER LAKE — When Tupper Lake Sports Club President Dave McMahon went up to Simon Pond at 3 a.m. Saturday, he said the temperature was minus 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Nearly four hours later, 714 people were out on the frozen pond competing in the Northern Challenge. The annual event is a ...

Placid’s Scanio wins Nordic gold at ESWG

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LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid’s Andrew Scanio won cross-country ski gold in the 10K (6.2-mile) race in the U18 Junior division of the 43rd Empire State Winter Games at Mount Van Hoevenberg Saturday, topping a field of 12 racers amid frigid conditions when temperatures hovered around zero ...