Northwood appoints Mallaro hockey team associate head coach

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LAKE PLACID — Northwood School Aug. 20 announced the appointment of Steve Mallaro as the associate head coach of Northwood’s top hockey team. Mallaro joins the staff of Head Hockey Coach Mark Morris. Mallaro is a 2006 graduate of Northwood School. He was the team captain on the first ...

Hawaii Ironman rescheduled to February amid COVID-19 surge

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HONOLULU (AP) — Organizers of the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii said Thursday this year’s contest will be postponed to February because of increasing COVID-19 cases in the state. A statement on the group’s website said COVID-19 in Hawaii is worse now than it has been at any ...

Final summer soccer camp held in Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Soccer Centre kicked off its third and final day camp on Monday, Aug. 16 at the Jim Kordziel Fields and will end on Friday, Aug. 20. The camp, which is celebrating its 45th year, allows for participants to learn the game of soccer through the Coerver ...

Gilligan named Northwood athletic director

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LAKE PLACID — Trevor Gilligan is Northwood School’s new athletic director, the school announced on Monday, Aug. 16. Gilligan will take over the athletic department from Gino Riffle, who will transition into the school’s Director of Admission role. “I am thrilled and honored ...

Anderson finishes in the top 20 of Senior Open

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SARANAC LAKE — Cheryl Anderson, a part-time resident of Lake Placid, achieved a goal she never thought was possible. Anderson tied for 17th at U.S. Senior Women’s Open at the Brooklawn Country Club in Fairfield, Connecticut on July 29 to Aug. 1. Her goal was to place in the top 100 ...

Local competed in Tokyo

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SARANAC LAKE — It might not have been the Olympic dream Brooke Mooney had in mind, but it is one she will never forget. The United States women’s eight crew was considered by some to be a rowing dynasty. The U.S. had won gold in the event in three straight Olympics. But the U.S. ...