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Late touchdown gives Shenendehowa 'AA' championship

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Taft scores with 1:42 left to give Plainsmen 25-20 win over CBA.
 

Hoosick Falls football wins sixth straight Section II Class C title

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Panthers outscore Fonda-Fultonville, 24-0, in second half for 31-14 win.
 
Shenendehowa: 'We'll play every play like its our last'
CLIFTON PARK

Shenendehowa: 'We'll play every play like its our last'

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
It’s been just over a year since Shenendehowa’s football team dropped an epic Class AA quarterfinal to Shaker. That 23-21 loss that was oh, so close to being a win still drives the Plainsmen.
“Coach Clawson had a players-only meeting, and each and every one of us seniors vowed that that game with Shaker would be the last game we lose,” said Shenendehowa center and defensive tackle Dan Busold. “Since then, it’s been, ‘I’ve got his back. He’s got my back.’ ”
 

Volleyball: Spartans sweep Massena in regionals

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Jessica Fowler served nine of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake’s 28 aces, and the Spartans defeated Section X overall champion Massena in three sets Thursday to begin their bid for another New York state final-four berth.
 
SCHUYLERVILLE

Regional Field Hockey: Spartans advance to final with OT win

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
Every time something bad happened to Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Wednesday in its Class B regional semifinal field hockey game with Camden, something good followed. Even Amanda Daniels’ overtime goal came after a bit of misfortune.
 
TROY

Schoharie vs. Canajoharie: Indians knock off Cougars

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
Two quick touches gave the Schoharie Indians all the confidence they needed. They parlayed that into a 2-1 Section II Class C championship win over top-seeded Canajoharie on Wednesday at Lansingburgh High School, both goals coming from the foot of Kaitlyn Kendle, both assisted by freshman Carolyn Krohn.
 

High Schools: Patriots advance to regional final

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
Zoe Simonson produced 12 kills and two serving aces to lead a balanced attack, as Broadalbin-Perth defeated Ogdensburg Free Academy of Section X, 25-12, 25-6, 25-14, in a Class C sub-regional girls’ volleyball match.
 

Girls' soccer: Eagles' task: Stop Blue Streaks' attack

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Saratoga Springs is on a 15-game winning streak.
Bethlehem is 8-1-1 over its last 10 games, surrendering only three goals in that span.
One of those runs will end when those two Suburban Council teams meet for the Section II Class AA girls’ soccer championship tonight at 6 at Stillwater High School.
 

Swimming: Plainsmen, Warriors set for another battle

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
If the seeds hold or come close to it, athletes from numerous schools will be dividing the top prizes at the Section II Division 1 swimming and diving championship meet this weekend at Shenendehowa’s aquatic center.
 
BURNT HILLS

Football: BH-BL hands out suspensions

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
The Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake football team will be short-handed when it takes on defending state champion Queensbury (9-0) in Saturday night’s Section II Class A championship game.
 
New faces, same result
RENSSELAER

New faces, same result

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
The message was made clear, delivered early and punctuated emphatically by middle hitter Kelly Waters.
This was not the year Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake’s championship streak would end.
 

High school notes: All five 2013 football champs back in finals

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
All five of this weekend’s Section II football championship games will have a team looking to defend its crown, including Hoosick Falls, which can set an area record with its sixth consecutive Class C title.
 
Plainsmen are Class AA champs
COLONIE

Plainsmen are Class AA champs

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Same type of goal, same final result as the semifinal.
But Shenendehowa’s 1-0 win over Niskayuna on Monday night was the one the Plainsmen have been waiting on for three years, as it gave them the Section II Class AA boys’ soccer championship.
 

Soccer: Warriors, Plainsmen battle for Class AA title today

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014
For Niskayuna’s next trick, the Silver Warriors need to make another division rival disappear.
 
Blue Streaks win Class A crown
SCHUYLERVILLE

Blue Streaks win Class A crown

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014
Shenendehowa kept grinding. Saratoga Springs kept getting in the way.
 
 

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