Lake Placid Marathon and Half adds 10K

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Marathon and Half recently added a 10K to its list of races for the June 11 event and lowered the age minimum from 18 to 16 for the full marathon, according to owner/operator Greg Borzilleri. Until this year, the event only featured the half (13.1 miles) and ...

Blue Bombers are Class D baseball champs

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CHAMPLAIN — For the first time in five years, the Lake Placid Blue Bombers baseball team is back on top of the section for Class D. Lake Placid’s starting pitcher PJ Colby tossed a gem on May 25 to lead the Blue Bombers to a 8-2 victory over the Crown Point Panthers in the ...

Tremblay shoots to individual golf title

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LAKE PLACID — Last season, Lake Placid’s Brady Tremblay finished as the individual runner-up in the Section VII Golf Championships competition, but during this year’s two-day sectional tournament on May 25 and 26, Tremblay wanted that top spot. The senior ran away from the rest of ...

Bombers track takes on sectionals

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PERU — While the Lake Placid boys and girls track and field teams didn’t bring home a banner the two squads posted some solid results at the Section VII championship meet that involved a bit of controversy at Peru High School on May 24. Following the conclusion of the meet, it was ...

Golf tournament set to raise funds for future USA luge athletes

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LAKE PLACID — For the second year in a row, USA Luge will host a golf tournament to raise money for the team. “Many of our athletes play golf in their downtime,” said Brenna Margol Payne, the director of development for the USA Luge Foundation. “We decided last year to blend our ...

Second hole-in-one of season at Whiteface Club

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LAKE PLACID — After only two holes in one all of last year, the Whiteface Club Golf Course in Lake Placid has already announced two aces in the first two weeks of the season. The latest member of the 2023 hole-in-one club is member Bruce Berra. In chilly and windy conditions on May 18, ...