Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 09:22:56 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 09:22:56 EDT tops American men in Austria Burke was the top finisher for the United States men's biathlon team Sunday in the World Cup pursuit event in Hochfilzen, Austria. The Paul Smiths native finished 25th with a time of 35 minutes, 29.3 seconds in the 12.Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTMazdzer grabs Calgary gold soon as Chris Mazdzer awoke on Saturday morning he knew it was going to be a different kind of day. "I was not expecting rain and snow," said the two-time Olympian and six-time Norton National Champion from Saranac Lake.Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTU.S. women sweep in Placid PLACID - Three-for-3 and 0-for-3. That's how Saturday played out for United States bobsledders during the final two races of the FIBT Word Cup at Mount Van Hoevenberg. Things couldn't have gone any better for the U.S.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTTop sledders converge on Van Ho PLACID - A new World Cup season begins in Lake Placid this weekend for bobsled and skeleton athletes, and at the same time, the top two drivers from the United States will be facing new scenarios in their long storied careers.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTBailey 17th in pursuit opener Bailey of Lake Placid overcame swirling winds Sunday to capture a 17th-place finish in the opening World Cup biathlon pursuit event in Ostersund, Sweden. Bailey moved up six spots from his 23rd position at the start to complete the 12.Wed, 10 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT