SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The scoring pendulum swung back and forth for the Shenendehowa girls basketball team Saturday afternoon against West Genesee during the New York State Public High School Athletic Association East Regional at the SRC Arena on the Onondaga Community College campus, but it didn…
TROY, N.Y − Despite a pretty dominant performance from Shen Girl's Basketball throughout the night, Shen Head Coach Joe Murphy was not ready to let his team sit back and get comfortable.
GLENS FALLS, N.Y. – It was a night of surprises, some good, some bad, some great Tuesday night when two Suburban Council rivals met once again on a neutral hardwood with a lot on the line.
GLENS FALLS, N.Y. – Big moments led to even bigger wins Saturday night for Section 2 wrestlers at the Division 1 (large school) and Division 2 (small school) championships at the Cool Insuring Arena.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – It is an event as regular as the clock striking midnight each season for every sports team, the first day of practice, making tough decisions on cuts, opening contest, first road game and after a lot of planning – celebrating a team’s seniors in front of their friends, f…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – After more than 10 hours and more than 150 matches Saturday night the top of the Section 2 Class A tournament team title was decided by less than a single point.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – If you weren’t part of the game-planning for Wednesday night’s rivalry contest between the Saratoga and Shenendehowa boys basketball teams you may have been surprised at the turn of events – the Blue Streaks down early, a comeback and a big win on the road.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – The Saratoga Springs girls basketball team couldn’t look any better in the first quarter and the early portions of the second half Wednesday night in front of a packed house on the road at rival Shenendehowa.
GLENS FALLS, N.Y. – Sometimes before a big game a team likes to schedule a tune-up game, a probable win and a chance to work on some things before the upcoming showdown.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – For every athlete growing up there are heroes, there are legends, then there are icons and for some young stars there are moments when they get to meet one of them.
Unbeaten Bethlehem Central (14-0) continues to lead the Section 2 Class AA teams, moving up three spots and into the Top 10 at No. 9 in New York State. Saratoga Springs (12-1) who suffered a loss to the Eagles last week and dropped three spots to No. 21.
ALBANY, N.Y. – The Christian Brothers Academy ice hockey didn’t let a little or a lot of snow deter them on Martin Luther King Day Monday afternoon, saving up its excitement from its originally scheduled date with Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa last Friday night and put on a clinic with a 7-3 win …
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – For the first time in 14 games the shots didn’t fall, the defense didn’t push the opposition to the brink and the Albany High girls basketball team suffered a loss Friday night at the hands of Shenendehowa in front of a packed house, 73-51.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – It has become an annual event for the top four wrestling teams in Section 2, a night where the top teams meet, compete and are rewarded with more sacrifices during the winter season as they prepare for the post-season.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake senior running back Vincent Daviero was the top Section 2 player selected as part of the New York State Sportswriters Association football large school All-State selections released Tuesday morning.
GLENVILLE, N.Y. – It wasn’t the Stanley Cup Final, but the celebration by the Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa ice hockey team after the horn sounded Saturday night at the Schenectady Area Recreational Facility may have given the appearance that it was.
WATERFORD, N.Y. – In the season of awards shows movies are often criticized for slow starts or unfulfilled endings. If it was treated as an over-hyped blockbuster and the tickets approached double-digit mark for admission to the Greenwich-Waterford-Halfmoon boys basketball game, theater-goer…
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The New Year brings with it a new set of challenged for wrestlers and their coaches as the sport enters a pair of seasons, both tournament-season and the pre-sectional season.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – The Troy Flying Horses boys basketball team flew by and over Shenendehowa Friday night, pushing the ball up the court, pressuring the Plainsmen defenders and when needed time and time again, drilling three-point shots on the road to remain undefeated in Suburban Council play.
NISKAYUNA, N.Y. – With a roll of the dice and faith in his seniors, Shenendehowa boys swimming Coach Chuck Dunham split his top relay squad and took a chance Thursday afternoon at the Niskayuna pool looking to make up precious points in a battle of Section 2 swimming squads.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Saratoga Springs junior Aidan Dagostino took a big shot as time ran out Saturday afternoon, but his biggest shot of the day came on his third attempt, the eventual game-winner to push the Blue Streaks past LaSalle, 67-66 in a non-league holiday tilt.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Saratoga Springs ice hockey Coach Dave Torres couldn’t stop smiling and Shenendehowa Coach Juan de la Rocha couldn’t have looked more frustrated at the end of Wednesday night’s rivalry game at the Capital Arena as the Blue Streaks skated away with the first of two meetin…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Just as the Columbia boys basketball team refused to remain silent in the first quarter on the road Tuesday night, Shenendehowa junior Jake Reinisch did the same with a 20-point second half leading to a 30-point night and a 64-45 win at home.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – One big win in a week wasn’t enough for the Shenendehowa ice hockey team as the Plainsmen skated past New York State No. 2 ranked Bethlehem Central, 4-3, Friday night at the Prestige Services Arena.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – After delivering the much-anticipated first quarter battle that was expected between the Shenendehowa and Averill Park girls basketball programs Friday night, the Plainsmen were able to continue to grind out and convert their own scoring opportunities throughout the rema…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – In the spirit of the holiday season the Shenendehowa girls basketball play in the first half resembled something of an ugly sweater and it was far from comical.
ALBANY − Saturday night, La Salle Institute Hockey and Christian Brothers Academy had a battle between the big, strong, and very physical Cadets and the straight up talented and intelligent Brothers.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Often in pre-season tryouts and practices players need to wear tape on their helmets with their names in marker or some sort of identifying marker for their coaches to identify the newcomers compared to the returning players.
TROY − La Salle Institute Alumni Jon Desso takes over as Head Basketball coach for La Salle this season, attempting to fill in the shoes of his predecessor, Steve Sgambelluri.
PORTLAND, OR – It took a full year, but Saratoga Springs senior Shea Weilbaker can hold his head up high after redeeming himself on the national stage Saturday afternoon at the Nike Cross Nationals, improving from what he called a ‘disappointing’ finish last year.
PORTLAND, OR – New York high school cross country continued to leave its mark on the national stage as Saratoga Springs High School runners, competing as part of the Kinetic RC finished sixth overall Saturday morning at the Nike Cross Nationals in Portland, Oregon.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Sports are often steeped in tradition and during the winter, hockey posters, program covers and social media are often filled with photos of smiling hockey players with missing teeth, proud of their toughness and missing front teeth.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – After a high school basketball coach has won several league titles, three Section 2 titles and the top prize of all, a New York State Public High School Class AA title, what more could there be.
RENSSELAER, N.Y. – It’s one thing to adopt the sports mantra of ‘Next Man Up’ and it’s something different when a team sees it through and captures a title and not just a title, but it’s fourth in a row.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Having a lot of depth in a pool has its advantages. You can do a lot of things with it, from training, to having fun and what is more fun than hoisting up a Section 2 championship plaque in your home pool?
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – As much as some things changed, they stayed the same Friday at Saratoga Spa State Park as the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake boys and girls cross country teams, Maple Hill boys squad and the Greenwich girls remained the class of Section II cross country in their current a…
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Winning nine consecutive Section 2 Class AA sounds easy, but it also puts a target on your back as a program. The weight gets even heavier when you peers are looking for you to be one of the first teams to hoist up a championship plaque of the season.
GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. – The task of winning a Section 2 title isn’t easier and adding the expectation of repeating as a field hockey champion doesn’t become easier if your program has done it again, again and yet again.
GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. – Shenendehowa field hockey won both regular season battles against rival Saratoga Springs, but on Sunday afternoon, it was the Blue Streaks that won the war.