Lakers finish on a high note

The Tri-Lakes Lakers all-star youth baseball team celebrates after winning the championship of the Tupper Lake Tournament on Sunday, Aug. 11. Pictured from left are, front row: Alius Martelle and Carsyn Maroun; middle row: Dillon Wilson, Connor Gillis and Cole VanEtten; back row: Haji Maroun, Andrew Gay, Adam Lewis, Vann Morelli, Rhys Gadwaw, Logan Daunias-Martelle, Caleb Akey and Bill Wilson. The Lakers had a busy summer, competing in tournaments in Lake Placid, Plattsburgh, Massena and Tupper Lake. They finished second in both the Plattsburgh and Massena tournaments, then won the final tournament of the season by beating Tupper Lake, the host team, in the championship game. (Provided photo — Connie Martelle)