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Section II Galleries

Helped by a Section II teammate and inspired by a rival, Amsterdam senior Izaiah Brown ran a historic race Friday at the state track and field championships at the University at Albany.
Carbone helps Rams reach Class A final
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011

Chris Carbone returned an interception 76 yards for an Amsterdam touchdown with 54.2 seconds left to put the finishing touches on a 21-6 win over Queensbury in a Section II Class A semifinal football play Friday night.

Riders surprise No. 1 Sabres in ‘B’ volleyball quarters
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011

Monica Hall’s 20 kills led the ninth-seeded Riders of Ichabod Crane past No. 1 Schalmont on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Section II Class B girls’ volleyball tournament in a sweep, 25-17, 25-14, 25-15, avenging a Colonial Council loss earlier in the season.

Photo of Sabres get going in second half (with photo gallery)
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011

Trailing early and in a haltime deadlock, Schalmont’s football team showed its skill and will Friday night in a Section II Class B semifinal tussle.

Soccer: Burchhardt triggers Spartans’ victory
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011

Sophomore Morgan Burchhardt supplied all the goals as top-seeded Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake swept past Averill Park, 4-0, Friday night in a Class A girls’ soccer first-round playoff game.

Rittenhouse carries Blue Streaks to win
Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

Dan Rittenhouse ran for three touchdowns and a trio of two-point conversions as Saratoga Springs defeated Schenectady, 26-8, in a season-ending crossover game Thursday night at Larry Mulvaney Field.

Photo of Patriots’ soccer hopes slip away in snow, 5-0 (with photo gallery)
Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

In the end, the weather and history were too much for the Schenectady boys’ soccer team to overcome Thursday.

Sabres know the way
Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

Schalmont football coach Joe Whipple has that good feeling again, the same mix of calm and great anticipation he sensed before last year’s Section II Class B championship game with Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk.

Dramatic win left Niskayuna perfect in field hockey
Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

Niskayuna was down a goal when time elapsed in its final Suburban Council field hockey game last week against rival Shenendehowa, yet there was still a sliver of hope.

High Schools: Mohonasen girls win opener, 2-1
Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

The Mohonasen girls’ soccer team picked a great time to win its first game of the season.

Photo of Lange leads Streaks to field hockey semis
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011

Emily Lange scored a goal and set up another, and Saratoga Springs advanced to its fifth consecutive Section II Class A field hockey semifinal with a 5-0 victory over Columbia Tuesday.

School soccer: Top-seeded Shen faces tough road
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011

Shenendehowa has won more boys’ soccer sectional championships than any other large school in Section II. Getting another won’t be easy.

Soccer: Patriots' Nelson scores five goals, breaks school record
Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011

Emmanuel Nelson erupted for five goals to break Schenectady’s single-season scoring record as the Patriots pounded Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons, 10-0, in a Big 10 boys’ soccer match Monday.

Photo of Quick-striking Braves prevail (with photo gallery)
Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011

Fonda-Fultonville played fast and effective football Saturday in a successful Section II playoff opener.

Hartigan, Cadets rally for Class B win
Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011

Conner Hartigan ran for a touchdown and passed for two more as Albany Academy rallied for a 27-6 Section II Class B quarterfinal win over Hudson Falls Saturday.

Soccer: Herba-led Patriots tie league titlists
Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011

Katie Herba raised her season total to 22 goals as Broadalbin-Perth played South Glens Falls to a 2-2 draw Saturday in a Foothills Council girls’ soccer game.

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