March 3, 2013

Flashback: March 4, 2013

10 YEARS AGO (2003)

Mike Fernandez tosses in 17 points, Brendan Smith adds 10 and Matt Brassard stars defensively as Moriah knocks off Sharon Springs 60-56 to reach the Final Four in state Class D basketball.

Former Saranac standout Ann Parks is promoted to head coach of the Clarkson University women’s basketball team after serving briefly as interim.

Malone’s Jen Rockhill scores 2 goals to help North Country Community College defeat Clarkson University 5-0 for the Northeast Women’s Collegiate Hockey Association title.

Lake Placid’s Lowell Bailey, a sophomore at the University of Vermont, earns All-America honors with his second-place finish in the men’s 10K free technique cross-country ski race at the NCAA Championships.

Steven Thomas hits for 23 points and Justin Gardner chips in with 12 to lead NAC to a 60-52 overtime win over Saranac in the Section VII Boys’ Tournament of Champions final.

Mary Buckley scores 16 points and Kristen LaVigne, 11, to pace Saranac to a 41-35 win over Seton Catholic in the Section VII Girls’ Tournament of Champions title game.

Lyon Mountain’s Amanda Chase, running for Hamilton College, places second in the women’s 800 meters in the ECAC Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Tupper Lake’s Josh Dupuis places second in the shot put at the state indoor track meet.

Beekmantown’s Jason Lapham takes third at 112 pounds to earn his third straight medal in the state wrestling championships.

20 YEARS AGO (1993)

Northern Adirondack’s Scott Jarvis (105 pounds) and Beekmantown’s David Rabideau (112) place fourth in the state wrestling tournament.

Curt Hanover, Charles Weisman and Erik Wood are four-time winners as Plattsburgh High captures its second straight Section VII swimming championship.

Saranac sweeps in the basketball regionals. Tom Welch scores 28 points, grabs 13 rebounds and blocks 7 shots in a 59-44 victory over Canton while Amy Flick scores 16 and Missy Mato, 12, in a 53-42 triumph over Salmon River.

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