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Heavy mettle

Liberty’s Patrick Doyle qualified for the NYSPHSAA Alpine Ski Championships to be held at Bristol Mountain in Canandaigua, NY by dint of his third place finish a the Section IX Alpine Ski Championships at Hunter Mountain. He will be joined there by teammate Carl McGuire, Fallsburg/Tri-Valley’s Zak Steingart and Monticello’s Alec Wood and D.J. Oldfield. Ski photos were shot at Belleayre Mountain one week prior to the Sectionals.

By Richard A Ross
February 19, 2014

SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY—Against the backdrop of bone-chilling temperatures and a blizzard of historic proportions, one that wiped out this year’s Section IX Indoor track championships for the second straight year, there were still stories of high school athletic success. Those were marshaled even in the midst of adversity, thereby warming the cockles of our nearly-frozen hearts.