10 YEARS AGO (2003)
Ben Reynolds scores 23 points, including the game-winning basket with 3 seconds to play, to lift Willsboro to a 50-49 victory over host North Warren in the tournament final.
The Malone Huskies win 2 tournaments in 4 days with Derek Marshall netting 22 points in a 75-48 win over host Brushton-Moira in the title game and Aaron Wescott collecting 18 points and 15 rebounds in a 64-52 triumph over NAC in the final of the Bobcat Shootout.
Ben Nephew (34:07) and Michelle Kirby (41:17) win the 10K while Ken Drake (18:17) and Amanda Chase (19:03) capture the 5K in the 26th Peru John Adams Turkey Trot.
Brendan Graney drops in 26 points as Ticonderoga tops Potsdam 59-53, in overtime, in the final of the Mike Vigliotti Memorial Basketball Tournament.
Cortney Poirier follows up a 26-point effort with 27 points in the championship game, leading host Brushton-Moira past Chateaugay 59-43.
20 YEARS AGO (1993)
Lake Placid’s Autumn Serino and Sherri Warner of Keene are named most valuable players in MVAC girls’ soccer.
Plattsburgh High’s Holli Mulholland earns MVP honors in CVAC girls’ soccer.
Peru’s Sam Godfrey is the CVAC Offensive Player of the Year while Saranac Lake’s Matt Bruce receives Defensive Player of the Year honors.
Peru’s Jim Varno bowls the second 300 game in one week in the 17th Riverside Lanes Handicap Bowling Tournament.
Kyle Watson and Patty McCormick win the annual Peru Turkey Trot.
25 YEARS AGO (1988)
Mike Howard, with a time of 32:27 for 10,000 meters, and Kathy Champagne (35:05) place first in the 11th Peru Turkey Trot.
Clint Cowan scores 19 points, Mike Martin and Mark McCormick chip in with 15 and Don Carlisto nets 14 as Chateaugay defeats Massena 89-70 in its season opener.
Plattsburgh State cross-country standout Kathy Kane, a senior from Elmira and the first female to earn All-America honors for the Cardinalks, is named SUNYAC Athlete of the Year.
Irving Mauran, John Becker and Andrew Gillings score 10 each as Schroon Lake wins its own tournament, beating Long Lake 50-38 in the final. Ezra Crawford scores 22 for the Lakers.
Mike Cribbs tallies 18 points and John Felio, 11, as Tupper Lake nips tourney host Hammond 61-60 in the final.
30 YEARS AGO (1983)
Mark Revette scores 16 points, Darrin McDonough adds 12, Tim Coplen, 11, and Troy Revette, 10, as Paul Harrica’s Clinton Community College Cougars open their season with a 73-71 win over the Norwich University junior varsity.
Todd Deyo scores 16 points as Crown Point, trailing 15-0, rallies to defeat host Bolton 42-40 in the tournament final. Seth Daugherty nets 17 for Bolton.
Rich Hall pours in 27 points to lead host Schroon Lake to a 91-57 triumph over Elizabethtown-Lewis in the final. Bill Garrison tallies 21 for the Lions.
Sophomore Lori Hiris scores 16 points while former Moriah stars Ann Slattery and Jan Lemza each chip in with 11 to lead Plattsburgh State past Lyndon State 68-53.
Former Ticonderoga standout Bill Brennan, a freshman at the University of Vermont, scores 9 points in the Catamounts’ 94-77 triumph over Plattsburgh State. Jim Hogan leads the Cardinals with 16 points while Jim Maniatis nets 15.
St. John’s star Kirk Little is named Player of the Year in CVAC football. Moriah’s Peter Whalen is the top offensive lineman while Plattsburgh High’s Peter Ryan is selected as the top defensive lineman. Theron Snow of AuSable Valley is the Defensive Back of the Year.
Tracey Lockwood serves 32 points and 28 sets as Plattsburgh High wins the NAC Volleyball Tournament. Sara Payette contributes 18 kills with Missy Lahtinen chipping with 68 sets.
Lake Placid’s Shelly Strack, who finishes her career with 72 goals and 17 assists in 41 games, repeats as MVP in MVAC girls’ soccer.
St. Lawrence University star Marc Gosselin edges Dave Daniels to win the Peru Turkey Trot. Joyce Black breezes to victory for the women.
40 YEARS AGO (1973)
Jack Hartpence scores 34 points and Matt Galarneau, 28, as the Peru Rustic Inn takes over the City Men’s Basketball League lead with an 83-71 win over Modern Neon. Chris Murnane leads Modern Neon with 18 points while John Hart and Joe Staves chip in with 12 each. The Wildcats, behind Butch Eddy’s 27 points and Mike Welch’s 26, knock off previously unbeaten Big Brother 84-82.
Brian Boyea scores 21 points, Fred Cayea adds 14 and Tony Cayea, 11, as Northern Adirondack avenges an earlier loss to St. Joseph’s of Malone with a 63-51 win. Rick Convertini scores 14 and John Gervais, 12, for the Purple Tide.
50 YEARS AGO (1963)
Henry See, a freshman from Lyon Mountain, earns a letter in soccer at Ithaca College.
Elizabethtown-Lewis christens its renovated gymnasium with a 57-36 victory over Crown Point. Bill Marshall, Warren White and Milt Duntley lead the winners while Charlie Burgey is high scorer for the Panthers.
Don Beauharnois and Jack Lashway toss in 16 points apiece, Dave Chisholm chips in with 15 and Tom Terry adds 13 as Saranac opens its season with an 89-46 thrashing of Altona. Boulerice leads Altona with 14.
60 YEARS AGO (1953)
Basil Curry and Harold Allen score 18 points each to spark Ellenburg to a 62-48 win over Peru in a CCIL opener. Tom Giroux nets 13 for Peru.
Hal LaBarge and Bob Vievia tally 17 points each to lead Altona past Champlain 50-43. Gerald Pelkey scores 19 for Champlain.
Bob West scores 13 and Heaver Sausser, 12, to spark Chazy to a 43-39 triumph over Saranac. Buddy Broadwell scores 14 in a losing cause.
70 YEARS AGO (1943)
Elsie Porter of Plattsburgh bowls games of 170, 185 and 246 for a 691 series at Nash’s Recreation Parlor. The 246 and 691 scores are the highest ever for a woman at Nash’s.