Really, who throws a shoe? Maybe it was not thrown, but the neon-orange one that came off the foot of Justin Liechty with less than 100-meters remaining in the 300-meter state qualifying race could have spelt doom for the Saranac runner’s chance of sweeping his three events Feb. 21.
Semifinals set for Friday night
Plattsburgh topped Northeastern Clinton 7-2 while Saranac earned a 2-0 blanking of Saranac Lake
Saranac 53, Saranac Lake 29
Saranac will play Plattsburgh in the Class B semifinals Saturday.
Elizabethtown-Lewis 50, Chazy 42
Winner on to face Moriah in quarterfinals.
Blue Bombers, Eagles receive byes
In six days a Section VII champion will be crowned — who will it be?
State finals in Albany this Friday, Saturday
Legendary hockey upset relived
Lake Placid welcomes back members of the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” hockey team
Plattsburgh moves on in Class B girls playoffs
The Hornets will face the top-seeded Chiefs Friday in Clintonville.
Basketball and Hockey
Five schools earned the six top seeds in the Section VII boys and girls basketball tournaments starting this week.
Basketball, Wrestling, Indoor Track, Bowling, Hockey
The gold medal winning 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team, who achieved what Sports Illustrated proclaimed, “the greatest sports moment of the 20th century” with their “Miracle on Ice” victory over the Soviet Union, will participate in a special event using video, audio and photos to relive the game, through their perspective, in Lake Placid.
Bucko Branham, one of the North Country’s all-time winningest stock car drivers, is returning to top-tier competition at Airborne Park Speedway in 2015.
AuSable Valley boys’ sectional win was the first since 1996
- NYSPHSAA Class D Final Four: Moriah v. Bridgehampton
- Preston's golden goal gives Blue Bombers third straight C title
- AuSable Valley falls to NAC in C girls final
- End of the season
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Anthony DiNardo
- Wrestling: Dylan v. Dillon
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Marcus Ramundo
- Wrestling: Dylan Baker v. Luis Weierbach
- Championship weekend
- Girls play Friday