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Lady Patriots rally falls short to Gillespie, Saranac

ELCS, Keene advance while Westport, Willsboro out

The No. 3 AuSable Valley Lady Patriots again found themselves in another tough fight against No. 2 Saranac Feb. 21 in the Class B semifinals at Plattsburgh High School.

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Baker, Rivers earn state erstling berths

Jonathan Gay makes indoor states

Dylan Baker and Kenny Rivers each earned spots on the sectional wrestling team with wins in the Section VII championships Feb. 15 held on their home mats at AVCS.

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Lions advance to Class D boys quarterfinals

The Elizabethtown-Lewis boys varsity basketball team did its part to set up a sectional matchup with neighbor and rival Westport with a 10-point win against Johnsburg Feb. 19.

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Sochi wrap: Weibrecht leads local Olympic results

Lake Placid’s Andrew Weibrecht was one of the last members named to the United States Alpine Ski team that headed to Sochi, Russia for the Winter Olympic Games, which may have fueled him to another improbably podium run.

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From ESG to Sochi: three paralympians set to head for Russia

Three members of Team USA going to the Paralympic Games at Sochi, Russia in March, competed in the 34th Empire State Winter Games presented by Hannaford Supermarkets last weekend.

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Lady Patriots cruise to matchup against Saranac

A balanced attack led the AuSable Valley Lady Patriots to the Section VII/Class B girls basketball semifinals with a 70-33 victory over Saranac Lake Feb. 18.

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Montréal adventurer gears up for Project 46

KEENE — For one man, his attempt to scale all 46 High Peaks in 12 days starting Tuesday, Feb. 18, is a way to honor the memory of his son while raising money for a good cause.

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Crowd enjoys deep snow, powder at Wbg.’s Hickory Ski Center

Hickory Ski Center, renowned for its traditional skiing experience is back in a big way after the recent heavy snowfall and cold weather.

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Last of the small town games

North Elba chief Roby Politi recalls 1980 Games on CBS’s 60 Minutes

North Elba supervisor Roby Politi appeared on a 60 Minutes Sports segment broadcast nationally Wednesday, Feb. 5, to discuss how a crew of civic leaders spearheaded the push to bring the Winter Olympics to Lake Placid in 1980.

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Empire State Winter Games boasts record turnout, spirited competition

Over 1,400 athletes from throughout New York returned to the Olympic Village of Lake Placid to compete for gold and glory in the Empire State Winter Games Feb. 6-9.

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Valley Sports: Westport ends D-II season with win over Warriors

Westport v. Willsboro boys basketball

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Friedrich headed back to state swim meet

Sectional recap

Gavin Friedrich of AuSable, Jonathan Gay of Westport win sectional titles

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Valley Sports: Patriots atop Division I, with company

Boys and girls basketball

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Surpassing 11 wrestling teams, Warrensburg takes 2nd in Class III tourney

With a lot of grit and heart, the Warrensburg wrestling team takes home the runner-up Class III trophy by defeating some very tough teams in the Sectional tournament.

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Olympic dreams: locals in Sochi

The Winter Olympic Games have begun in Sochi, Russia, with several competitors with local ties taking place in the early rounds of competition.