Bolton stymies Blue Bombers title hopes

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PLATTSBURGH — After dominating its opponents through most of the season, the Lake Placid baseball team’s season came to a tough end on Wednesday in the Section VII, Class D title game. The Bolton Eagles pulled off a surprising upset, by defeating the top seeded Blue Bombers 11-8 in the ...

SLP girls lax falls in semis

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The Saranac Lake Placid girls lacrosse team’s season came to an end on Wednesday when they fell 11-2 to the Canton Golden Bears on the road in the Section X, Class D semifinal game. “We played defense most of the game,” SLP co-head coach Jeff Denkenberger said. “We could not win a ...

Lumberjacks softball advance to title game

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Kendall Kenniston struck out nine and allowed nine hits to lead the Tupper Lake Lumberjacks softball team past the Brushton-Moria Panthers on their home diamond. Lillie Robideau allowed 11 hits and struckout three in the loss. Offensively for Tupper Lake, Taylor Stoll was 2-5 with a home ...

SL softball falls to Spartans

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SARANAC — The Saranac Central Spartans softball team took advantage of opportunities given to them to pull away from the Red Storm, 23-0. “Saranac Lake pitchers struggled with control today,” Saranac head coach Sam Campbell said. “With the heat getting to Kylee Meyer who had to leave ...

NYSEF’s Delaney is coach of the year

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New York Ski Educational Foundation’s head ski jumping and Nordic combined coach, Colin Delaney, was honored with the U.S. and Snowboard Gold Award for Development Coach of the Year Award during the organization’s annual awards ceremony on May 15 in Park City, Utah. U.S. Ski and ...

SLP boys lax stun Salmon River

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SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake Placid boys lacrosse team stunned the No. 3 Salmon River Shamrocks with a 12-11 overtime victory in the Section X, Class D quarterfinal round on Tuesday in Salmon River. Senior Owen Muncil connected on the game-winning goal to send his team to the sectional ...