10 YEARS AGO (2002)
▶ Malone's Alyson Johnson is a perfect 25 for 25 in winning the girls' 10-11 division at the Elks National Free Throw Contest in Springfield, Mass.
▶ Mike Perrotte wins the season-opening 35-lap, 358 modified feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway.
▶ Saranac Lake's Laura Snizek (58.93, 400 meters) and Peru's Chris Henderson (22.03, 200m) set Section VII track and field records at the Hudson Falls Invitational.
▶ T.J. Mussaw strikes out 11, Matt Brockway gets 2 hits and Jason Rafferty knocks in 2 runs to lead Beekmantown past Saranac Lake 6-1.
▶ Erin Tulip's 2-run homer in the bottom of the 7th lifts Malone to a 5-4 win over Salmon River in softball.
▶ Dave Potter pitches a 2-hitter with 18 strikeouts in Crown Point's 4-0 win over Lake Placid.
▶ Cory Hosler gets a hole-in-one on the ninth at Bluff Point to help Lake Placid top Saranac in golf, 4-2.
20 YEARS AGO (1992)
E Karin Burdo belts 3 home runs in Elizabethtown-Lewis's 19-16 win over Crown Point.
▶ Ticonderoga's Jeremy Hall (161-8, discus) and Northeastern Clinton's Andrew Brown (6-8, high jump) set conference records in CVAC track openers.
▶ Gary Duquette pitches a 3-hitter to lead Clinton CC to its first victory, 5-3 over Schenectady CC.
▶ David Yelle strikes out the first 8 batters and finishes with 16 while Ed LaPier socks a 2-run homer for Moriah in a 4-3 win over Tupper Lake.
▶ Jason LeClaire tosses a 2-hitter with 13 strikeouts in Saranac's 12-0 triumph over Seton Catholic.
▶ Liz DeFranco of Ticonderoga strikes out 16 and Starr Smith delivers an RBI triple to give Ticonderoga a 5-4 win over AuSable Valley.
▶ Mary Rickson raps 2 homers in the opener and adds 2 hits in the nightcap to lead Champlain College to a sweep of Clinton CC in softball.
25 YEARS AGO (1987)
E MAI's Mark Boule, Tom Neale of Plattsburgh High, and Saranac Lake's Scott Moody all pitch no-hitters the first week of CVAC baseball.