ORDA, Lake Placid Youth Athletic Assoc. to offer free hockey sessions

The New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) and the lake Placid Youth Athletic Association invites boys and girls ages four to nine years old to Lake Placid’s Olympic speed skating oval on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 2:30 p.m.

Elks Hoop Shoot winners advance

The six Elks Lodges of New York’s North District recently hosted their annual district hoop competition at Ticonderoga High School.

‘Miracle on Ice’ to be celebrated in 35th anniversary event

The gold medal winning 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team, who achieved what Sports Illustrated proclaimed, “the greatest sports moment of the 20th century” with their “Miracle on Ice” victory over the Soviet Union, will participate in a special event using video, audio and photos to relive the game, through their perspective, in Lake Placid.

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Schroon Lake Central seeking dance partners for spring, fall sports

Last year, then Superintendent Bonnie Finnerty and Athletic Director Lee Silvernail detailed the issue of decreasing numbers in the Schroon Lake Central School athletic programs.

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Stalemate: No. 4 Lake Placid, No. 7 Beekmantown tie in rematch

Lake Placid 2, Beekmantown 2 (OT)

Strong play in both nets keeps game scoreless over final 26 minutes

Sandiford reaches 1,000-point milestone for Orange

Boys' and girls' basketball results

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WarEagles dominate in Class C Section II wrestling tourney

A high school wrestling program only a few years old prevails over all competitors in the regional Class C Section II tournament.

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Lane Oehler of WCS achieves 100 wrestling wins

Burgher wrestlers competing in Section II tourney

As a talented local athlete reaches a rare career mark, he and a half-dozen of his teammates are headed for a regional wrestling tournament.

Locals amass gold, silver and bronze in Empire State Winter Games

The 35th Empire State Winter Games kicked off Feb. 5 and featured over 1,400 athletes competing in a variety of events, ranging from luge to ski racing, as well adaptive events.

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Back on top: Patriots swimmers earn sectional crown

AuSable Valley boys’ sectional win was the first since 1996

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Sentinels pull away in fourth to top Blue Bombers

Lake Placid falls short down the stretch against the Ticonderoga, 52-45

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Wildcat pride on display during SLCS cheer camp

 For several weeks over the past two months, Wildcat Pride was on full display in Schroon Lake.

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Kearney places second in Whiteface World Cup moguls

With retirement likely, FIS calls the season an “extended victory lap” for the Vermont moguls star

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Second straight SUNYAC award for Plattsburgh’s Jess Huber

Jess Huber has been named SUNYAC Women’s Track Athlete of the Week for the second time in two weeks, and it all stems from when she began running in the seventh grade to break her older sister’s high school records.