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Section II Galleries

Schalmont football practice
posted Nov. 28, 2014

Cross Country Championships
posted Oct. 31, 2014

Girls Volleyball: Niskayuna vs. Troy
posted Oct. 28, 2014

Boys soccer: Burnt Hills at Scotia
posted Oct. 25, 2014

Boys soccer: Shaker at Shen
posted Oct. 16, 2014

After state-ranked Troy turned a potential rout into a close game, Schen­ectady ran to the finish line.
Plainsmen girls turn back Spartans, 39-35
Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011

Emily Weber fired in 17 points as Shenendehowa overcame a determined Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake, 39-35, Friday in a Suburban Council girls’ basketball game.

Wrestling: Blue Devils get a second shot at Plainsmen
Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011

Columbia missed out on a chance to unseat Shenendehowa as the top team in the Suburban Council during the dual-meet season.

The Blue Devils get another shot at the Plainsmen in today’s Class A tournament at Saratoga Springs, one of five classification tourneys that will determine the fields for next weekend’s state qualifiers, which will be held at the Glens Falls Civic Center.

Gwiazdowski opens bid for section repeat
Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

State champion Nick Gwiazdow­ski of Duanesburg tops a total of 41 returning champions who were drawn into brackets Thursday night for Saturday’s five classification tournaments.

Falcons earn share of WAC title
Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

The Schenectady Christian School boys’ basketball team opened Thursday’s Western Athletic Conference game at Duanesburg with a stifling defense that held the Eagles scoreless for more than a quarter. The 10-0, 14-0 Falcons won, 76-31, to clinch at least a share of their eighth straight WAC Southern Division championship. They had 18 points from Collin Stewart, and 17 from both Tim Moore and Tyler Spence.

Photo of Brothers too slick for Patriots (with photo gallery)
Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

Christian Brothers Academy coach Dave Doemel was not pleased with the way his team attacked offensively in a six-point victory at Schenectady in late December. The Brothers made pass after pass to find the open man, often giving up a good shot for an even better one, and turned in another defensive gem at Schenectady’s expense in a 70-41 Big 10 victory Thursday night at the Times Union Center.

Patriots plotting upset of Brothers
Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011

Schenectady led at the half and was still on top heading into the fourth quarter of its late-December game against Christian Brothers Academy. The Patriots also limited the reigning state champions to a season-low point total.

The Patriots’ objective tonight is to replace those moral victories with a real one.

Winter storm denies Pats a chance to prep for Brothers
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011

Schenectady was hoping to ride a wave of momentum into Thursday night’s Big 10 basketball game with first-place Christian Brothers Academy at the Times Union Center. A loss to Albany Academy Sunday and Tuesday’s snowfall that forced the postponement of a key matchup with Troy scuttled those plans.

Girard leads Glens Falls to Foothills win
Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011

Cam Girard scored 12 of his 21 points in the second half to help Glens Falls pull away from Queensbury, 45-38, in a Foothills Council boys’ basketball game Monday.

Photo of Winney surpasses 1,000 points as Tartans gain share of crown
Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011

Nothing came easy for the Scotia-Glenville basketball team, either individually or collectively.

Albany Academy defeats Schenectady in Coaches vs. Cancer Classic
Monday, Jan. 31, 2011

Jelani Currie went 7-for-11 from the field and finished with 21 points to lead Albany Academy to a 61-54 victory over Schenectady Sunday to highlight the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic quadruple-header at Siena College.

Photo of Plainsmen’s Reyes has worked hard, embraced challenge to elevate game
Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011

Shenendehowa's Jose Reyes has been that, providing Section II basketball with one of its positive stories this winter. It’s a tale of desire, effort and astonishing results.

Pickett, Filmer star for Bulldogs
Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011

Ellen Pickett scored 12 points, and Nicole Filmer nailed a trio of three-point baskets to lift Coble­skill-Richmondville over Fonda-Fultonville, 53-45, at Saturday’s Colonial Council Challenge at Voorheesville High School.

Ballston Spa perfect in Northeast Duals
Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011

Ballston Spa completed a 4-0 run through the Northeast Duals Saturday with a 39-31 victory over Duanesburg in the championship match in Springfield, Mass.

Photo of Defense provides Tartans a cushion (with photo gallery)
Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011

Scotia-Glenville had its 3-2 matchup zone working, and the Tartans reversed their offensive fortune with a big third quarter as they moved a step closer to the league championship with their 10th consecutive victory Friday night, downing Glens Falls, 63-48.

Plainsmen run Suburban streak to 40
Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011

Shenendehowa used a 17-6 third-quarter run to blitz Mohonasen, 61-44, in a Suburban Council boys’ basketball game Friday night.

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