August 4, 2013

Flashback: Aug. 4, 2013

10 YEARS AGO (2003)

Elizabethtown’s Nikki Kimball, 31, sets a course record for women at the USA Track & Field National 50-Mile Trail Championship in Crystal Mountain, Wash. She completes the run in 7 hours, 46 minutes, 33 seconds to finish 14th, over all.

Old Blue of New York City repeats as Men’s A Division champion while Quebec captures the women’s title in the 30th Can-Am Rugby Tournament in Saranac Lake.

New Hartford comes up with 2 runs in the bottom of the ninth to hand Clinton County a 3-2 loss, eliminating the Mariners from the state American Legion baseball tournament.

Winning pitcher Justin Bouyea goes 4-for-5 and Dylan Raville turns in 3 innings of sparkling relief to help The City Police capture the Plattsburgh Babe Ruth League championship with a 14-4 triumph over defending champion The Elks Club.

George Eason rushes for 234 yards as the Watertown Red & Black knock off the Lake City Stars 19-14 in a battle of unbeatens in the Empire Football League.

Ticonderoga’s Steve Hunsdon becomes the 11th Renegades feature winner in 12 races at Airborne Park Speedway.

Jason Williams scores 2 goals and Joel Siskavich records 18 saves as the Champlain Valley Junior Elite capture the Summer Shootout hockey tournament with an 8-3 victory over the Ann Arbor (Mich.) Junior Wolverines.

Gena Rosenbaum scores twice and adds an assist while Shawna Duquette, Alex Dawson and Amanda Chase star on defense as Lady Giroux’s beats Ed Garrow & Sons 5-1 to claim the North Country Women’s Soccer League crown.

20 YEARS AGO (1993) 

Dan Watts scores in overtime to lift Keeseville to a 2-1 victory over K & L Plumbing in the final of the North Country Soccer League playoffs. Jim Willauer assists on Joe Bodenrader’s goal. Greg Green scores from Rick Garrand for Mooers.

Roman Lopez’s grand slam sends Miller Fuel on to an 11-2 triumph over Gordon Oil in the deciding game of the AuSable Forks Fast-Pitch Softball League playoffs.

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