Four golfers claim titles at state junior amateur championship

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LAKE PLACID — Connor Jackson of East Aurora Country Club came from behind in the final round to win the 66th Boys’ 14U Junior Amateur state championship in Lake Placid on Thursday, July 27. The junior from Williamsville shot an even par on July 27 in wet, rainy conditions to win by ...

Three courses cater to disc golf lovers in the Tri-Lakes

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LAKE PLACID — Summer is in full swing. Long days and hot nights, ice cream, hiking, the great outdoors and all the people who flock to the Tri-Lakes to enjoy what the area has to offer. One of these offerings is newer to the region but steadily gaining traction here and nationwide: disc ...

Locals competitors take on Ironman Lake Placid triathlon

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(Times listed are, from left, for swim, bike, run, total) Kevin Prunty, Lake Placid, M 25-29 1:01:22 ..........5:16:43.............3:09:12 .............9:36:27 Colin Delaney, Wilmington, M 30-34 1:11:16 ..........5:42:45.............4:05:25 .............11:15:22 Samantha Davies, ...

USA women’s hockey to host camp and games in Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The USA Hockey Women’s National Festival taking place Aug. 7-13 at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid. The festival will be followed by Under-18 and Collegiate games against Team Canada on Aug. 16, 17 and 19. The event is part of the evaluation process for selecting players to ...

Fourth ace of golf season at Whiteface Club

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LAKE PLACID — Murray White became the fourth player this season to record a hole-in-one at the Whiteface Club and Resort Golf Course. White, playing with Randy Quayle, Roger Neill and John Baker on July 19, aced the par-3 third hole using a 5-iron from 168 yards. It was the first official ...