US Biathlon standout Tim Burke and Nordic Combined star Billy Demong were recently elected to the Saranac Lake Hall of Fame as members the 1995 New York State Champion Cross-Country Running Team. The team is the only state champion in the school's history. Both Burke and Demong attended the induction ceremony. Burke has led the US Biathlon team in recent years with top ten results in the World Championships and as a consistent threat on the World Cup circuit. Demong finished last season ranked an impressive third overall in Nordic Combined World Cup standings.
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