Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 28 May 2015 09:48:05 EDTThu, 28 May 2015 09:48:05 EDT reach title game PLACID - Lake Placid's hot-hitting baseball players batted their way into the Section VII, Class D championship game with an 11-2 semifinal victory over the combined team from Minerva-Newcomb/Long Lake on Tuesday at the North Elba Show Grounds.Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTLake Placid short-listed for world championships PLACID - Lake Placid has been selected as one of three finalists to host the 2017 Ironman 70.3 World Championships. The Olympic Village joins Chattanooga, Tennessee and St. George, Utah in the running host the elite, two-day event.Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTBombers roll into semifinals PLACID - The Lake Placid softball team advanced to the Section VII, Class D semifinals Monday with a 16-6 victory over Westport.Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT5 Lake Placid golfers qualify for state tourney INN - A year ago, Saranac Lake's Ethan Sawyer couldn't hold onto his two-shot lead heading into the final round of the Section VII golf championships at the Westport Country Club.Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTNational Sports Academy succumbs to financial troubles (update) PLACID - National Sports Academy will close at the end of the month, right after graduation, and won't reopen in the fall.Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT