10 YEARS AGO (2002)
Former Plattsburgh High standout Charlie Mason is named men’s basketball coach at New England College after 8 years at Johnson (Vt.) State.
Terry Aubin of Cadyville wins the gold medal for 16-yard Class B individual trap shoot at the annual New York Police & Fire Games in Albany. Aubin and teammates Steve Weightman, Timmy Aubin, David Jock and Joey Rice earn a bronze in team competition.
Chris Washburn’s 2-out, run-scoring single in the bottom of the 7th inning lifts the Clinton County Mariners to a 5-4 win over Malone in American Legion baseball action. Aaron Judd and Dave Waldron collect 2 hits each for the Mariners while Tyler McGibbon leads Malone with 2 hits.
Plattsburgh High graduate Kim Hokanson has been named the full-time women’s hockey coach at SUNY Cortland.
Senior Liz Jackstadt of Plattsburgh helps Ithaca College place third in varsity eight at the NCAA Div. III Rowing Championships.
20 YEARS AGO (1992)
Mike Martin scores from Bob Ouimet to give the Chateaugay Merchants a 1-0 victory over Capco in North Country Soccer League play. Alfie LaDue records the shutout while Shay McAuliffe is in goal for Capco.
Peru’s Lynn Baker and Lake Placid’s Gonzalo Felgueroso and Steve Hudak are recognized as the outstanding athletes at North Country Community College.
Brad Marshall’s two-run single over a drawn-in third baseman gives Brushton a 3-2 victory over a sweep of their Northern Valley Baseball League doubleheader with Cornwall.
Joe Rockhill’s 2-run single ignites the game-winning rally as Lake Placid Post 326 captures the championship of the Third-Annual John J. Fell Memorial American Legion baseball tournament. Terry Hammond’s
2-out RBI single in the eighth brings in the winning run in the 8-7 win over South Troy.
25 YEARS AGO (1987)
Plattsburgh’s Kathy Griffin places third in B Division singles while Bonnie Gregware takes third in B All Events in the New York State Women’s Bowling Association Tournament.