Saturday, Sept. 14 dawned cool and pleasant for the town of Minerva’s third annual Pant-Pedal-Paddle contest.
In Johnsburg Central School’s first year of swapping out the varsity field hockey program for girls soccer, one almnus continues to make waves on the collegiate level with her field hockey prowess.
The Board of Directors for ARISE announced Sept. 13 that they plan on re-opening Big Tupper Ski Area for the 2013-2014 ski season.
About 3,000 athletes expected
About 3,000 runners will be in Ticonderoga Sept. 27 and 28 as part of a nearly 200-mile relay race.
Girls and boys soccer results
Looking for something fun and exciting to do on Sept. 14?
Marathon, half marathon to finish in Schroon Lake
The 17th annual Adirondack Distance Festival is expected to bring more than 1,000 runners to the Schroon Lake area. The Adirondack Distance Festival includes a full marathon, a marathon relay, a half marathon, 10-kilometer race, 5-kilometer race and children’s race. The 2013 distance Festival will be Sept. 21-22.
Club life has changed dramatically since 1952
Members of the Newcomb Sportsmen’s Club weren’t able to celebrate their 60th anniversary in 2012, so they held a party on Aug. 17 this year at the town beach.
Nick Gilbo, UB tackle national powers
Nick Gilbo always dreamed of playing Division I college football against the best players in the country. That dream came true in a big way Aug. 31 when the former Moriah High School gridder and his University of Buffalo teammates faced Ohio State.
North Warren High School athletes are known for their achievements which overcome their school's small enrollment. The NWCS cross-country running team for years has been a remarkable example of excellence in athletics despite such a limitation.
Jeremy Whipple, a six-year employee of North Warren Central School, has tackled the position of Athletic Director for the School District following the departure of Jason Humiston, who left to take on the same post at Fort Ann Central, home of two state championship sports teams.
School district says thanks to community
Ticonderoga sports fans are in for a treat this academic year. They can attend Sentinel home games for free.
LaChute Road Runners sponsor event
There was little suspense at the annual Footrace at the Falls in Ticonderoga. Chris Shaw of Delmar led wire to wire in winning the 5-kilometer cross country race in Ticonderoga’s Bicentennial Park. He was clocked in 18 minutes, 53 seconds.
The stars seem to be aligned for the Warrensburg Field Hockey Team to achieve a championship this year, despite toughened competition stemming from the merger of the Adirondack and Wasaren field hockey leagues.
It's been three years since the Cougar 'miracle team' in field hockey captured the imagination of the region's sports fans, but considering the spirit of North Warren athletes, the 2013 squad may pull off another upset championship season.