10 YEARS AGO (2003)
Brittany Jarvis and Courtney Coryea each record 5 steals as Northeastern Clinton forces 28 turnovers in a 62-38 victory over Saranac.
Taylor Reynolds scores 13 points and Allen Alterie chips in with 12 as Willsboro defeats Elizabethtown-Lewis 47-41, handing the Lions their first conference loss in 3 years.
Brynn Fessette nets 28 points and Alicia Gibson adds 17 to lead Seton Catholic to a 77-55 win over Ticonderoga. It’s the Sentinels first CVAC loss in 28 games.
Chris White and Rob Hipps each score 11 points and Westport turns back Chazy 48-36 for its first victory in its new gymnasium.
Kevin O’Connell scores 2:31 into overtime enabling Seton Catholic to avenge an earlier to St. Albans BFA with a 3-2 triumph.
Heather Bessette wins 3 events, setting a new school record in the triple jump, to lead the Malone girls to victory in the Section X Indoor Track & Field Invitational.
Kelsey Moody collects 20 points and 10 rebounds while Mike Amon and Scott Murphy each chip in with 14 points as Beekmantown beats NCCS 73-68, giving first-year head coach Ryan Converse his first career win.
20 YEARS AGO (1993)
Lake Placid eighth-grader Arien Baker is named to the All-State Team in girls’ cross-country.
Pat Goodell steps down as varsity football coach at Plattsburgh High School.
Ogdensburg overcomes Missy West’s 36-point effort to defeat Malone 63-56.
Sophomore Heather Tenney scores 26 points to lead Elizabethtown-Lewis to a 73-64 triumph over Willsboro. Jen Sayward scores 21 for the Warriors.
Former Seton Catholic standout Scott Campbell will play Div. I hockey at Northeastern University.
25 YEARS AGO (1988)
Mike Relyea scores 12 of his game-high 21 points in the fourth quarter to rally Moriah past MAI 75-74. Tom Olcott nets 13 and grabs 13 rebounds for the Vikings while Matt Miller and Chad Owen each tally 17 for MAI.
Kristi Allen scores 14 points and Candi Besaw collects 14 rebounds to lead AuSable Valley past previously unbeaten Peru 43-25.
Maureen Kelly scores 16 points and Jamie Kelly picks off 14 rebounds to lead Ticonderoga to a 42-37 win over St. John’s. Brigid Connor scores 15 for the Irish.
Tara Breen garners 16 points, 12 rebounds and 4 steals in leading Malone past Canton 54-39.
30 YEARS AGO (1983)
Mark LeFevre scores 11 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter to lead Dannemora to a 60-56 victory over Chazy. Mark Sipe chips in with 14 while Dennis Poupore scores 15 for Chazy.
Dave Campagna scores 3 goals and adds an assist in St. John’s 5-1 victory over Saranac Lake.
Peggy Corrigan, Kathy Twining, Eileen Roach, Eileen Krupka and Melina Higgins lead Peru to victory over NAC, capping a 14-0 season in volleyball.
Chris Delair scores 22 points and Ray Planty, 10, as Tupper Lake defeats Saranac Lake 52-49. Rick Hallberg leads the Redskins with 16.
John Garrant’s goal at 10:54 of the third period sends PHS on to a 5-3 win over St. John’s. Keith Sullivan and Pete Sullivan each score twice for the Hornets. Todd Defayette, Kirk Little and Roland Blaise account for the Irish goals.
Tony LaPierre’s free throw with 11 seconds left lifts Chazy to a 45-44 win over Crown Point, giving first-year coach Maceo Dubose his first victory.
Ticonderoga’s Karen Porter, Toni Cole and Lynn Coffin are named to the Intersectional All-Star Team in gymnastics. Also selected are Krista Bunnell, Meagen McCarthy and Jacki DiRenzo of PHS, and Lori Burnell of Beekmantown.
40 YEARS AGO (1973)
Willie Watson sinks 4 free throws to give The Store a 76-71 win over previously unbeaten Rustic Inn in City Men’s Basketball League play. Jim Lacey leads the winners with 23 points while Matt Galarneau nets 27 for The Rustic.
Eric Zigmund comes off the bench to score 25 points in Plattsburgh High’s 83-41 victory over Ticonderoga.
Peru upsets Section V wrestling powers Wayne Central (28-26) and Canandaigua (27-25) in a double dual in Massena. Heavyweight Dale Hulett cinches the sweep with wins in both of his matches while Mark Rock records two pins at 98 pounds and Mike Hogan two decisions at 105.
Marty Shea scores 25 points and grabs 15 rebounds at Peru overcomes a 34-point effort by Moriah’s Mike Shpur.
50 YEARS AGO (1963)
Bill McNeil scores 30 points to lead OLVA over St. Pius 61-50. Tim Smart tallies 16 and Bill Ratigan, 15, for the Saranac Lakers.
Trent Trahan scores 23 points in Chazy’s 77-65 victory over Mooers.
The Plattsburgh Police Athletic Club, coached by Leonard “Pops” Smallacombe, holds its first boxing workout. Ronnie and Gary Garrow, John Crawford, Terry Gagnon, Barney St. Germaine and John Hall are among the fighters attending.
Bob Mangine sets a Mooers school record with 48 points in a 93-50 victory over Lyon Mountain.
60 YEARS AGO (1953)
Bob Graham scores 15 points and Bob Grant, 13, to lead Port Henry past Plattsburgh High 65-52. Roger Peck nets 11 for Platttsburgh.
Ron LeBlanc’s 2 free throws with 11 seconds left lift MAI to a 46-45 win over Plattsburgh High. Mike Beauvais scores 20 for the Hornets.
Tom Allan tallies 13 points to lead Peru past Saranac 59-50, despite 24 points from Clarence LaVarnway.
Mike Tarasavage scores 21 points as Lyon Mountain defeats Chateaugay 86-65. Jim Seymour nets 16 for the Bulldogs.
70 YEARS AGO (1943)
Pop Poupore scores 12 points to lead St. Joseph’s of Malone to a 32-18 victory over St. John’s.
The Merchants Bowling League of Plattsburgh mails a $5 check to each of its 11 former members serving in World War II. They include Philip Duquette, Bert Harkness, George Miller and Francis Woolever of the Navy, Clarence Toner of the Marines, and Carmen Bruno, Sherman Bolles, Amos D’Avignon, Leonard LaBarge, Howard Ladue and Harry Dreyfuss of the Army.
The deer take in New York hits an all-time high of 26,305 with 3,759 killed in the Adirondack Region. Clinton County reports 85 taken, Essex, 471; and Franklin, 583.
Hank Whisher scores 28 points to lead AuSable Forks to a 57-24 victory over Willsboro. L. Lee nets 20 for Willsboro.