Bomber girls runners sweep, boys split meet

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid cross country team held its first home meet of the season at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Tuesday. Despite cold and rainy weather, the Blue Bomber runners faired well with the girls sweeping its meet. The boys split. Lake Placid head coach Mel Frazer said this ...

Lake Placid spikers fall to Saranac Lake

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LAKE PLACID — After splitting matches last season, the rivalry between the Saranac Lake and Lake Placid volleyball teams has continued to grow with back-and-forth contests. This time around it was the Red Storm who claimed the first match between the two schools this year, topping the ...

Bombers soccer teams fall to Storm

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LAKE PLACID — Saranac Lake sophomore Lizzie Harvey scored a goal in the final minutes as the Red Storm girls soccer team edged Lake Placid 2-1 on the Blue Bombers’ home field on Monday, Sept. 18. The game-winning goal was set up on a cross-field pass from Maddison Moody-Durant with 1 ...

Ski jumping World Cup returning to Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The state Olympic Regional Development Authority Friday announced that the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup will return to the Olympic Jumping Complex from Feb. 9 to 11 next year. This event joins the calendar with two additional World Cup events already confirmed for this ...

US Biathlon HQ moves to Utah, national team still in Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The United States Biathlon Association announced Sept. 14 that its headquarters will be moving from New Gloucester, Maine to Midway, Utah. The decision followed an extensive search process and approval from the USBA Board of Directors. Lake Placid will remain the home of the ...

Whiteface rollerski race kicks off Sept. 24

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WILMINGTON — The annual Climb to the Castle Rollerski Race up Whiteface Mountain returns on Sunday, Sept. 24. The event, which is hosted by the New York Ski Educational Foundation, is part of the multi-day rollerski festival and includes the Keys to the Castle race at Mount Van ...