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SYRACUSE | On the busiest shopping day of the year, the small Adirondack town of Moriah only has one thing on its wish list. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | With 300 yards of offense on the ground — over half from Maddox Blaise — and two big plays from Braden Swan, the Moriah Vikings took the first of the two-game season series from the Ticonderoga Sentinel football team, 42-12, Sept. 20. Read more

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SARANAC | Early and late, the Saranac varsity football team needed to find and answer for what the Moriah Vikings were trying to do against them Sept. 7. Both times, they found it in the form of Bryce Smith. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | A 19-9 fourth quarter moved the Lake George Warriors onto the Class C NYSPHSAA final four and a chance to win their fourth state title in this decade after scoring a 54-46 win over perennial Section VII power Moriah March 9. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | They are two of the three most decorated high school boys basketball programs this decade. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Moving up to Class C did not change what has become the annual March outcome — Moriah won a Section VII championship March 2 and will play for the chance to earn their sixth straight final four appearance next Saturday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Section VII basketball championship weekend continues Saturday with the boys championship games, as all three finals will be contested between the top two seeds heading into the playoffs. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Moriah Vikings and Northern Adirondack Bobcats will meet for the Section VII/Class C title Saturday at the Plattsburgh State Field House after the Vikings defeated rival Ticonderoga and the Bobcats used a strong third quarter... Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Section VII/Class C boys basketball playoffs will decide the two finalists today... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Section VII/Class C boys playoff gets underway Thursday with games in Port Henry, Ticonderoga and Clintonville as six teams vie for a spot in the semifinals along with top seed Northern Adirondack. Read more

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The Northern Adirondack varsity boys basketball team claimed the CVAC Division II title with a 63-42 win over AuSable Valley Thursday, earning the top seed for the upcoming Section VII/Class C playoffs. Read more

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POST HENRY | The Moriah varsity boys basketball team rebounded from an 11-point halftime deficit to score a key interdivisional win over Plattsburgh High Hornets, 60-57 Wednesday. Read more

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ELLENBURG | The Northern Adirondack got clutch shooting from the free throw line late and a key steal by Brett Juntunen as they scored a 65-54 win over Moriah Jan. 25. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Moriah varsity boys basketball team used their speed to jump out to an early lead and keep rival Ticonderoga at bay in a 67-38 win Wednesday. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Ticonderoga and Moriah varsity boys basketball teams made their way north Thursday night, with both CVAC Division II teams scoring wins against their Division I hosts. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Schroon Lake varsity boys basketball team used a strong fourth quarter to pull away from host Westport Eagles for a 66-56 win Tuesday. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Moriah Vikings jumped out to a 51-18 lead en route to a 86-48 in over Beekmantown Thursday evening. Read more

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WILLSBORO | The Warriors varsity basketball team outscored Schroon Lake 27-19 in the opening half and were able to hold the lead throughout for a 66-55 win over the Wildcats Monday. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | Trailing 70-69 Dec. 13, the Beekmantown Eagles ended the game scoring the final six points with clutch free throw shooting from Nate Finley to score a 75-70 win over Saranac Thursday. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The last time a Moriah boys basketball team lost a Section VII game to a school not named Ticonderoga was Feb. 1, 2014, against Beekmantown. Read more

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    Saranac’s Connor Recore and Moriah’s Jeff Strieble fight for the ball in the endzone during the Sept. 7 game between the Chiefs and Vikings. Recore was given credit for a touchdown on a shared control call at the end of the play.

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    Clockwise from top left, Wells’ Coby Stuart, Willsboro’s Trevor Bigelow, Northern Adirondack’s Brett Juntunen, Moriah’s Jeff Strieble, Plattsburgh High’s Tyler Phillips and Saranac’s Issac Garman all hope to play a part in their team’s winning a Section VII title, with games starting Saturday at 4:30 p.m. in the Plattsburgh State Field House.

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    Ticonderoga’s Colton Huestis tried to pass the ball in a crowd of Moriah defenders that includes Jerin Sargent, Mike Rollins and Jeff Strieble. The Vikings scored the win over the Sentinels and will play Northern Adirondack Saturday in the Class C sectional finals.

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