Cougars skate past SLP, 4-3

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LAKE PLACID — Having not played in over a week, the Saranac Lake Placid boys hockey team got off to a slow start in its first league game of the season Tuesday night at the Olympic Center’s 1980 Herb Brooks Arena. While the SLP boys did pick up the intensity later on in the contest, ...

SLP girls skaters fall to Huskies

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LAKE PLACID — After picking up its first win of the season Sunday, the Saranac Lake Placid girls’ hockey team returned to its home ice looking to chalk up one more in the win column. However, that wasn’t the case on Tuesday. Playing against the Franklin Academy Huskies at the 1980 ...

Blue Bomber boys net first win

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LAKE PLACID — Seb Cecunjanin came up big for the Lake Placid boys’ basketball team on Monday. The sophomore guard scored 27 points to lead the Blue Bombers to its first win of the season with a 51-35 victory over the Johnsburg/Minerva Irish Jaguars on their home court. With the win, ...

Blue Bomber girls fall to Nighthawks

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LAKE PLACID — After winning back-to-back games, the Lake Placid girls’ basketball team faced off against a Champlain Valley Athletic Conference team on Monday for the first time this season. The result didn’t go in the team’s favor. Playing at home, the Blue Bomber girls were ...

Team USA wins gold in 3 events at IBSF World Push Championships

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LAKE PLACID — The IBSF World Push Championships took place in Lake Placid this past weekend. In two-man bobsled, Kristopher Horn and Adrian Adams won first with their run time of 14.94 while teammates Geoffrey Gadbois and Manteo Mitchell placed fifth in 15.49. “The competition was ...

USA Luge takes on World Cup in Whistler

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WHISTLER, British Columbia — For the first time since 2019, the FIL World Cup circuit raced in North America, returning to the 2010 Olympic venue in Whistler, British Columbia this past weekend. The competition kicked off with the men’s single event where German Felix Loch won the 50th ...