Local senior athlete scores more gold

Larry Lagesse, 68, the former Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School athlete and current Chebanse retiree, picked up another gold medal at a national masters track meet Thursday. He might earn a couple more Saturday afternoon. Decades after former teammates have given up all but maybe bowling, golf and slow pitch softball,…

Chebanse athlete 8th in world meet

Larry LaGesse, the 67-year-old track and field athlete from Chebanse, brought home the National Masters Decathlon title earlier this year, but didn’t fare as well at last week’s World Masters Athletics meet in Lyon, France. He noted that he was “definitely disappointed” with his eighth-place finish in what qualifies as…