The Wells Central School Varsity Soccer Team's four senior players were recently honored during Senior Dedication. The ceremony took place after the last soccer game of the season Friday, Oct. 16. Varsity basketball starts Nov. 9.
About 40 mountain bikers took advantage of Rider Appreciation Weekend Oct. 3-4 at Oak Mountain in Speculator, riding the chairlift up and their bicycles down the mountain. The free day of fun was Oak's way of thanking mountain bikers for their patronage. A lot of them came from Syracuse, Rochester and Albany, Oak Manager Matt O'Brien said, and some camped out overnight. The high point of the day -- no pun intended -- was a race at noon.
INLET -- Inlet Golf Club Men's League held league championship playoffs and the end of season scramble at the Inlet Golf Course Aug. 24.
In the league championship playoff gross division, Dale Wolfe of Inlet edged out defending champion Bob Philipson of Old Forge, in a match that wasn't determined until the last hole of play.
The net division title was won by Sid Payne of Inlet, in a three-man playoff, defeating Pat Perkins and Bill Collins, both of Old Forge.
In the end-of-the-year four-man scr ...
Todd Ackerman and sister Sabrina Bluestone were at the 18th Annual Ironman in Lake Placid July 25. Ackerman completed the race in 2013 and this year Bluestone did it. The Ironman is a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike, a 26.2-mile run (a marathon) and the second oldest ironman in North America. Ackerman, who lives in Higgins Bay on Piseco Lake, has signed up to race again next year, when he will turn 50 the day of the race. Bluestone lives in Yorktown Heights and Higgins Bay.