Rookie is 9th Modified winner in 10 races; Gordon tops Renegades; Mini-Mods provide excitement
Airborne Park Speedway’s incredible record of parity continued on Saturday, July 25 as Danny Sullivan became the ninth different main event winner in 10 races by taking down the Parker Chevrolet Mid-Season Championships presented by Island Excavating and Morrisonville Septic.
148 racers tackle mountain obstacle race
The fourth annual Tupperpalooza Warrior Run took place July 18, with 148 racers climbing, crawling and wading their way through a 3.5+ mile course at Big Tupper.
A pair of stock car drivers made a bit of history at Airborne Park Speedway on Sunday, July 19, as the track played host to the “ACT International 500” weekend event promoted by the American-Canadian Tour (ACT).
Terry, Jarvis split Renegade wins; LaVair, Clark continue Mini-Mod hot streaks
Airborne Park Speedway’s “Battle of Plattsburgh” fireworks and stock car racing special proved to be worth the one-week delay on Saturday, July 11 with three divisions of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series presented by Yandow Sales & Service and John Deere putting on six competitive feature races followed by a fireworks display.
The Powerhouse International Powerlifting Meet will take place Saturday, July 18 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Powerhouse Gym.
Set for Friday-Sunday
Ten top-tier fastpitch softball teams will square off in Au Sable Forks this weekend, including squads from New York, Pennsylvania and Canada.
Airborne Park Speedway added two more names to its list of J&S Steel Modified winners on Saturday, June 27, extending its streak to seven-straight races without a repeat visitor to victory lane.
Kallie Villemaire, Justin Liechty and Shawn Silliman turned in top-three finishes as Section VII athletes represented at the New York State Track and Field Championships at SUNY Albany June 12-13.
Softball and baseball results
Saranac 9, Ogdensburg Free Academy 0
An 11-strikeout performance by Tori Trim and strong play around the bags led the Chiefs to a 9-0 win against the Blue Devils in Class B regional play.
Chattanooga, Tennessee and St. George, Utah named other two finalists
Lake Placid is now just one of three locations in the running to host the 2017 Ironman 70.3 World Championship, news that has some locals excited for what it could mean for the village.
Powered in large part by Kallie and Kirsten Villemaire, the Beekmantown girls’ track and field team edged second-place Saranac by 37.5 points, 169.5-132, for the Section VII crown.
The Blue Bombers won their third-straight Section VII Class D baseball championship, and for some players, their third sectional title of the school year.
Saranac 2, Plattsburgh 1
Four years, four Section VII Class B titles for the Saranac Chiefs. A go-ahead run in the bottom of the sixth propelled them past the Plattsburgh Hornets 2-1.
Plattsburgh 10, Beekmantown 6
The Plattsburgh Hornets used an 8-0 run over two innings to erase a four-point deficit and seize the Section VII Class B baseball championship.
- 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