Lake Placid News Sportsen-usSun, 20 Aug 2017 22:24:21 EDTSun, 20 Aug 2017 22:24:21 EDT women take game one against Canada PLACID - The United States rode a three-goal opening period to a 4-1 victory over Canada on Thursday to kick off a three-game series between each country's under-18 women's national ice hockey teams at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid. The U.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDTDale Earnhardt Jr. ready for bobsled after retiring PLACID - When NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. made it known on social media earlier this summer that bobsled is one thing he'd like to try after he retires from stock car racing at the end of this season, U.S.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDTGriffin's U.S. Amateur run ends in round of 32 ANGELES - Lake Placid native Art Griffin's run at the U.S. Amateur golf tournament came to an end Thursday with a loss to Joey Vrzich, of El Cajon, California, in the round of 32 of match play.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDTPlacid pitches for World University Games PLACID - A contingent from this village is in Taiwan to present to the International University Sports Federation's (FISU) Executive Committee about a Lake Placid-centric Adirondack bid to host the 2023 World University Winter Games.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDTBradley to close out Ice Show season PLACID - The 2017 summer skating series wraps up tonight with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center in the 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. American men's singles skater Ryan Bradley will headline the show.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT