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Niskayuna coach Furey fills out lineup card for last time

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Niskayuna coach Furey fills out lineup card for last time

The first thing John Furey did was talk up his sophomore pitcher. It was typical Furey.

TROY

Track: Saratoga boys win Suburban Council title

Saratoga Springs senior Aidan Tooker cut back in distance Tuesday and helped lead the Blue Streaks to the Suburban Council boys’ track championship at Troy High School.

Baseball: Bishop Gibbons records first playoff win since 2011

Brandon LaVenture belted a grand slam to break open a close game as Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons beat Duanesburg 8-3 in a Section II Class C first-round game Tuesday.

Lacrosse: Tebbano solid in goal as Shen defeats Burnt Hills

Anthony Tebbano finished with 16 saves to lead the Shenendehowa boys’ lacrosse team to a 9-4 victory over Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake in a Suburban Council game Tuesday.

Sectionals: Here are five games worth watching

With Section II seedings released Monday for the high school baseball and softball playoffs, here are five potential games to watch for in the upcoming postseason tournaments:

Sectional baseball: Are more upsets looming?

LATHAM

Sectional baseball: Are more upsets looming?

As a No. 7 seed last year, Troy’s baseball team reached the Section II Class A title game.

Sectional softball: Some sure things, some surprises

LATHAM

Sectional softball: Some sure things, some surprises

The march toward five Section II softball championship games starts Wednesday.

For Niskayuna boys' lacrosse, great isn't good enough

COLONIE

For Niskayuna boys' lacrosse, great isn't good enough

Niskayuna boys' lacrosse head coach Mike Vorgang called his team into a postgame huddle. He was not pleased.

School baseball: Queensbury edges Shenendehowa

CLIFTON PARK

School baseball: Queensbury edges Shenendehowa

With the area’s high school baseball postseason fields set to be released Monday, Saturday’s result felt too real for Shenendehowa head coach Greg Christodulu.

High schools: Saratoga rowing wins nine state titles

High schools: Saratoga rowing wins nine state titles

High school roundup

Schenectady sprinter a determined winner at Shen Invy

CLIFTON PARK

Schenectady sprinter a determined winner at Shen Invy

Last weekend, Sakim McNeil said he let himself down at the Colonie Relays with a fifth-place showing in the 100-meter dash.

High schools: Saratoga's Chmiel sets state freshman record

Kelsey Chmiel of Saratoga Springs set the New York state freshman record in the two-mile run at the Loucks Games in White Plains Friday with a time of 10:19.36.

Saratoga Catholic's Lambert joins elite list with 500th win

Saratoga Catholic's Lambert joins elite list with 500th win

Saratoga Central Catholic baseball coach Phonsey Lambert had a milestone to go after and senior night festivities all planned out, but no opponent to play, until Warrensburg stepped up to the plate as a fill-in for Broadalbin-Perth.

Baseball: Saratoga Catholic locks up WAC North crown

Saratoga Central Catholic clinched the North Divison of the Western Athletic Conference with a 1-0 win over Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Wednesday.

Softball: Mayfield earns shot at overall WAC title

Mayfield clinched a spot in Saturday’s Western Athletic Conference overall title game with a 4-3 league win over Fort Plain Wednesday.

School track summaries

Albany Academy 111, Watervliet 30

Lacrosse: BH-BL boys defeat Saratoga in overtime

Mike Leveroni scored his third goal 2:33 into overtime to give Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake an 11-10 Suburban Council win over Saratoga Springs Tuesday night.

Softball: Zeglen, Smith spark Scotia victory

Lauren Zeglen had a double, three singles and three RBI, Naudia Smith had a double, single and three RBI and Scotia-Glenville went to 14-1 in the Foothills Council with a 20-4 win at Gloversville Tuesday.

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