Saranac overcomes Peru’s stall tactics to win its 12th straight, 40-17. Butch Butchino, with 17 points, leads the Chiefs who were up 9-1 at halftime.
Roy Ano fires in 46 points to lead AuSable Valley to an 86-58 victory over Ticonderoga. Frank Hughes scores 24 for the Sentinels.
Hugh Vanderbeek tallies 19 points and Rick Morrison, 16, to lead Northeastern Clinton to a 64-47 win over Beekmantown. Mike Ducatte paces the Eagles with 20.
50 YEARS AGO (1963)
Bob Dumas pins Ron Fountain in a big upset at 136 pounds to help Plattsburgh defeat Peru 31-22, and improve to 8-2 in wrestling. Bob Brown, Dick Johnson and Phil Bowman also register pins for the Hornets while Floyd Rudmin, Clarence McGee, Jerry Bradley and Jim Stafford win by fall for Peru.
Len Costin’s 25-point effort sparks Willsboro to a 62-56 victory over Schroon Lake.
Tom Gebo scores 20 points and grabs 23 rebounds to lead unbeaten Moriah past Keeseville 70-50.
Paul Lewis hits for 24 points and grabs 21 rebounds in Plattsburgh State’s 72-67 victory over Buffalo State. John Pelkaus adds 17 for the Cardinals.
Malone barber Clare Prevost posts high scores of 268 and 717 to win the Fourth Annual Scratch Tournament at Plattsburgh Lanes.
60 YEARS AGO (1953)
Jim Sears scores 23 points, Gary O’Leary and Doug Mehne add 15 apiece and Gil Burnell chips in with 10 as Plattsburgh State Teachers College rallies to beat Potsdam State 77-67. Ken Van Orman leads the Bears with 14.
Fran Horne hits for 35 points in Plattsburgh High’s 79-54 triumph over Port Henry. Gabe DeVitto scores 17 for the Porters.
Jerry Dufort fires in 33 points and Don Ashlaw, 18, to lead St. Joseph’s of Malone to a 77-59 triumph over Keeseville. Bennett scores 21 for Keeseville.
Mike Beauvais scores 20 points as Plattsburgh High tops AuSable Forks 66-49. Bob Mousseau leads AuSable Forks with 18 points while Greg Kurz nets 14.
70 YEARS AGO (1943)
The Mooers girls, led by Marjorie Blain, defeat Rouses Point 32-14.
70 figure skaters from the Plattsburgh Winter Sports Club perform in front of 2,000 in the Victory Ice Pageant. Among the featured skaters are Kay and Lucille Logan, Jane Gebo, Wanda King, Patsy Manning, Jane Welch, Kenwith Hoeffert, Gloria Semansky and John Ladue.
Larose scores 21 points to spark Morrisonville to a 48-45 win over Champlain. E. Craig nets 22 in a losing cause.