Lake Placid News Sportsen-usTue, 21 Nov 2017 14:31:13 EDTTue, 21 Nov 2017 14:31:13 EDT America returns home to Lake Placid PLACID - In 1979, Lake Placid hosted the very first Skate America - named Norton Skate at the time - as a preparatory international competition for the 1980 Olympic Games.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTDenney and Frazier overcome adversity PLACID - Determination. Perseverance. Dedication. These are some of the core values of the Olympic movement. Great athletes use these qualities to make their mark on their respective sports forever.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTWagner hungry as ever PLACID - Ashley Wagner has been working toward this season for a long time. The 26 year old has already earned a world silver medal, three national titles and was part of the team that captured a bronze medal at the 2014 Olympics.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTBascue adds silver to medal collection CITY, Utah - Codie Bascue was pushed by Nate Weber, Carlo Valdes and Sam McGuffie to his first-career World Cup medal in four-man bobsled Saturday after sliding to the finish in second place for silver meda.Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTUSA Luge fourth in team relay, Austria - The opening weekend of the Olympic season in World Cup luge saw the United States leave the Innsbruck region with a fourth place effort in the team relay.Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT