Six members of the Ticonderoga indoor track and field team took to the indoor circuit at Cornell University March 7 to compete in the NYSPHSAA championship meet.
The Northern Adirondack Bobcats were able to keep the Ticonderoga Sentinels at bay with clutch shooting in the fourth quarter to win the Section VII/Class C title, 59-46, March 7.
Plattsburgh 56, Beekmantown 54
The Hornets squandered a nine-point lead, trailed by two, but a lockdown performance by the young team in the final two minutes sealed the championship.
Moriah 56, Keene 42
The Vikings kept their season perfect, pulling away in the fourth quarter after a furious Beavers rally.
Section VII crowned three champions in girls basketball March 6.
Once again, the game between the Keene Beavers and Schroon Lake Wildcats came down to a scoring run.
On March 3, the Lady Vikings made sure they would not miss out on a fifth straight sectional championship game, jumping out to a 10-point first quarter lead en route to a 57-23 victory.
Ross’ three in overtime leads Ti over Seton Catholic and onto Class C finals against NAC
It was a play designed to bring the defenders in on the top scoring threat for the Ticonderoga Sentinels, and the Seton Catholic Knights took the bait Feb. 27.
Named Most Outstanding Wrestler
The Peru wrestler was the best of the best, winning the 170 lbs. title and top individual honor Saturday night.
AuSable Valley 53, Seton Catholic 47
The Patriots withstood a Knights rally with a surge of their own for the Class C semifinals win.
Kallie and Kirsten Villemaire made a pathway to the top of the podium at the Section VII NYSPHSAA indoor track and field state qualifiers Feb. 21.
Really, who throws a shoe? Maybe it was not thrown, but the neon-orange one that came off the foot of Justin Liechty with less than 100-meters remaining in the 300-meter state qualifying race could have spelt doom for the Saranac runner’s chance of sweeping his three events Feb. 21.
Several local high school basketball players have reached the 1,000-point pinnacle this season, showing a skill and passion for the sport.
Five schools earned the six top seeds in the Section VII boys and girls basketball tournaments starting this week.
The Week In Sports
- NYSPHSAA Class D Final Four: Moriah v. Bridgehampton
- Preston's golden goal gives Blue Bombers third straight C title
- AuSable Valley falls to NAC in C girls final
- End of the season
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Anthony DiNardo
- Wrestling: Dylan v. Dillon
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Marcus Ramundo
- Wrestling: Dylan Baker v. Luis Weierbach
- Championship weekend
- Girls play Friday