The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions
Several area soccer players have international experience

Several area soccer players have international experience

Even within Section II, soccer is an international game.

Marlins ace Fernandez killed in boating accident

MIAMI

Marlins ace Fernandez killed in boating accident

Jose Fernandez, the Miami Marlins’ ace pitcher who survived a harrowing escape from his native Cuba to become one of the brightest young stars in baseball, was found dead early Sunday morning after a boating accident, the team and Coast Guard officials confirmed.

Sports Bulletin Board (updated Sept. 25)

THE TOWN OF CLIFTON PARK  is taking registration for its boys’ winter recreation basketball league.

Arnold Palmer, the magnetic face of golf in the ’60s, dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, the magnetic face of golf in the ’60s, dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, the champion golfer whose full-bore style of play, dramatic tournament victories and magnetic personality inspired an American golf boom, has died, a close friend said on Sunday. Palmer was 87.

Marlins' Jose Fernandez killed in Miami boating accident

"The Miami Marlins organization is devastated by the tragic loss of Jose Fernandez," the team said in a statement. "Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this very difficult time.

Skirmish mars Albany's win over Schenectady

SCHENECTADY

Skirmish mars Albany's win over Schenectady

Albany notched a football win at Schenectady Saturday that could have been so much sweeter.

Danes head into bye week with win

ALBANY

Danes head into bye week with win

A frustrating first half, an impressive second, and a finish that left it with questions entering its bye week.

Hobart avoids Union's upset bid

GENEVA

Hobart avoids Union's upset bid

The Union College football team came very close to pulling off a shocking upset of 22nd-ranked Hobart in the Liberty League opener, which would have ended a trio of losing streaks.

Shen's 'Bella' scores beautiful goal

CLIFTON PARK

Shen's 'Bella' scores beautiful goal

Everyone on the Shenendehowa girls’ soccer team calls sophomore Isabella Guarracino “Bella” for short.

A look back at the top-10 golf stories

A look back at the top-10 golf stories

Autumn officially began this week, and that signals the final stretch of the golf season.

Gloversville downs Scotia

How did your football team do Saturday?

Ballston Spa girls' cross country wins own invitational

Olivia Skylstad and Whitney Wright of Ballston Spa took the first two spots, and the Scotties won the girls’ team title at their invitational meet Saturday.

Shenendehowa football exacts revenge at homecoming

CLIFTON PARK

Shenendehowa football exacts revenge at homecoming

In the days leading up to Friday’s matchup with their archrival, senior Nick Cosgrove said the members of the Shenendehowa football team kept a simple message in their minds.

Deguire sparks Mohonasen football win

ROTTERDAM

Deguire sparks Mohonasen football win

Mohonasen had things well in hand when Green Tech tried a late onside kick in an attempt to gain one final possession.

Averill Park downs Burnt Hills 19-16

Averill Park downs Burnt Hills 19-16

Carl Nitz scored on a 2-yard touchdown run in the third quarter Friday, giving Averill Park a 19-16 Class A Southeast Division victory over Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake.

Union football seeks to end three losing streaks at once

SCHENECTADY

Union football seeks to end three losing streaks at once

The Union College football team already snapped one losing streak this season when they ended a 12-game slide with its 28-13 win over Western Connecticut State two weeks ago. But there are three other losing streaks the Dutchmen have hanging over them.

UAlbany football's rise sparked by youth movement

ALBANY

UAlbany football's rise sparked by youth movement

Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks is one of the nation’s top rushers. Mason Gray makes an impact play from the safety position each week. Neven Sussman is entrenched as the University at Albany football team’s quarterback.

Schenectady native pens book on early years of the Mets

Schenectady native pens book on early years of the Mets

With the New York Mets in the midst of a struggle to reach the postseason, what better time to read about the team’s glory days of the early 1960s?

Saratoga field hockey edges Niskayuna

Sara Phillips scored on an assist from Erin McCarthy in the first half as Saratoga Springs defeated Niskayuna 1-0 in Suburban Council field hockey.

Scotia boys' soccer downs Amsterdam

David McKenzie, Jason Crandall and Dan Clune had two goals and an assist apiece to power Scotia-Glenville to a 9-0 Foothills Council boys’ soccer victory over Amsterdam.

columnists & blogs