Four win junior luge national titles

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LAKE PLACID — A sunny spring weekend with cold morning temperatures presented ideal conditions for the 2023 Norton Junior National Championships in Lake Placid this past weekend. Two separate races were held on March 10 and 11, consisting of two heats per day. Champions were crowned by ...

Four teams vie for Whitelaw Cup

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LAKE PLACID — The Quinnipiac Bobcats, Harvard Crimson, Cornell Big Red and Colgate Raiders will compete in this weekend’s Eastern College Athletic Conference men’s ice hockey championships in Lake Placid. The four schools will face off at the Olympic Center’s 1980 Herb Brooks ...

Utah wins its fourth straight NCAA skiing title

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LAKE PLACID — With 1.5 team points separating the University of Utah and the University of Colorado-Boulder on the final day of racing in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Skiing National Championships, it seemed like the title was going to come down to the wire. That was ...

Nanooks, Utes grab individual Nordic wins at NCAAs

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LAKE PLACID — Joe Davies, of the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, says he’s used to having to travel all over for competitions. And it’s probably safe to say that you should be if you compete for the UAF Nanooks, who had to take a roughly 13 hours flight just to get to Lake Placid ...

Forejtek, Hoffman win national championship titles

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WILMINGTON — Almost a year after tearing her ACL, Madison Hoffman of the University of Utah now has the honor of saying she’s a national champion. Hoffman, of Syndey, Australia, won the National Collegiate Athletic Association skiing women’s giant slalom event at Whiteface Mountain ...

Four win youth national titles

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LAKE PLACID — The nation’s top luge athletes under the age of 18 took part in the Norton Youth National Championships in Lake Placid on March 4-5. Vermontville resident Sadie Martin clinched second place in one of two races in her category but failed to medal. Two separate races were ...