The host of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympic Games will again light the cauldron located at the Lake Placid Horseshow Grounds as the latest version of the games take place in Sochi, Russia.
If not and you still seek the thrill of live winter sports action and competition, the Lake Placid area will again be filled with athletes from across the state of New York as the 34th annual Empire State Winter Games are set to begin Thursday, Feb. 6, and run through Sunday, Feb. 9.
Paul Smith’s Woodsmen to demonstrate logging skills of yore
While carnivals in the tamer, less hardy parts of the country tend to feature innocuous demonstrations like baton twirling and juggling, North County folks are cut from a sturdier cloth and prefer to take their festivities with a flash of blue steel and glimpse of danger.
Warriors, Eagles, Lady Pats win
YMCA Camp Chingachgook welcomes ice fishermen to its shores Feb. 15 and 16 to raise funds for camper scholarships.
Following a year in which they won the New York State Class C Championship, the Lake George Basketball Team is headed toward competing for the title again as they fend off one talented team after another. Their effort is being led by Joel Wincowski, the high-scoring, ultra-quick athlete with a deadeye shot who was named the state's Class C Player of the Year — and is now being scouted by Division I college teams.
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association honors student-athletes that excel in the classroom.
Games’ organizers announced Jan. 15 that Hannaford Supermarkets had signed a deal to become the first presenting sponsor of the Winter Games, which will take place from Feb. 6 through Feb. 9.
Girls basketball, boys and girls bowling
Boys and girls basketball; boys and girls bowling
Girls and boys results
The Adirondack Motor Enthusiast Club (AMEC) is scheduled to bring automotive ice racing to Tupper Lake for the fourth time in their 60 year history this weekend, Jan. 25-26.
Boys and girls basketball, wrestling
March 1 and 2
The Schroon Lake Fish & Game Club will host its 22nd annual ice fishing derby Saturday and Sunday, March 1 and 2.
It certainly has been cold enough, and now ice fishermen from across the country will be heading to Tupper Lake for a pair of major fishing tournaments.
- End of the season
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Anthony DiNardo
- Wrestling: Dylan v. Dillon
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Marcus Ramundo
- Wrestling: Dylan Baker v. Luis Weierbach
- Championship weekend
- Girls play Friday
- The best (potential) games in the Section VII playoffs
- The weekend in the Valley
- Section VII Bracketology