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July 17, 2012

Flashback: July 17

10 YEARS AGO (2002)

Veteran sailor Mike Parsons steers Witchcraft to his first victory in the annual Mayor’s Cup Regatta.

Katie Meserve, Tara Vilardo, Erica Buckley, Erin Provost, Debbie Davis and Casey Gajewski are named to the All-State team for girls’ softball.

Jason Lapham wins 8 of his 10 matches at the National High School Wrestling Championships to place fifth at 112 pounds and earn All-American recognition.

George Stackpole defeats Shane Raymo 6-0, 6-1 to win the North Country Tennis Association Singles title. Ashley Abar captures the women’s title with a 6-0, 6-0 triumph over Debbie LaPorte

.Gena Rosenbaum’s third goal of the game gives Lady Giroux a 3-3 tie with the Cobble Hill Flames in a battle of women’s soccer unbeatens. Nikki Lopez, Mel Decker and Laura Scruggs score for the Flames.

20 YEARS AGO (1992)

Kyle Watson covers the 6 miles in 34 minutes, 14 seconds to win the 15th Monty-Arto Road Race.

Jesse Lloyd’s 2-run single sends the Kiwanis on to an 11-6 victory over the Rotary in the third and deciding game of the Malone Little League championships. Nathan Spaulding leads the Rotary with a 2-run double.

Don Duval hits a home run and a single in the same inning as Norm Baker & Sons, trailing 12-4 in the bottom of the seventh, puts together 12 straight hits to pull out a 13-12 win over Garceau’s. Scott Baker collects 4 hits and Roy Ebersole, 3, in the comeback victory.

Scott Bell and Beth Schmidt turn in record-setting efforts in the Fifth Annual Westport Fourth of July 4-Miler.

Ryon O’Connell scatters 6 hits and helps his cause with a double as Morrisonville defeats the Malone Moose Americans 7-3 to win the annual Malone Moose All-Star Tournament. Mark Golden and Vince Delaura also had hits for Morrisonville while Ronnie Rockhill led the Americans with 2 hits.

25 YEARS AGO (1987)

Doug Kimbler hits a solo homer and Richie Collins follows with a 3-run shot to power Post 20 to an 8-6 come-from-behind victory over Barre, Vt. in Legion baseball.

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