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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

The Shenendehowa wrestling team got a nice holiday stocking stuffer Tuesday night. Combining a fortuitous coin flip with some wins in 50-50 matches, the Plainsmen defeated Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake, 41-31, in their annual Suburban Council backyard battle.
High school notes: Divers providing spark for Schenectady swim team
Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

Schenectady High School divers Nicholas Azen and Gilberto Vasquez posted their best scores of the season and took first and second, respectively, midway through Tuesday’s Aqua League meet at Albany Academy.
“We went into the diving up six points, and that was a little too close for comfort,” said Schenectady tri-captain Sam Veglia. “Our guys went one-two and both of them had PRs. That was a spark. After that, we put the pedal to the metal.”

Photo of Scotties hold off Warriors
Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

Third-year wrestler Chris Northrop knew his teammates needed a big win.
Just a win. It didn’t matter how he got it or how many points he put on the board for Ballston Spa in his 126-pound bout Thursday, any win would do.

Canajoharie defeats Saratoga Central Catholic for third straight win
Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Dairnara Veeder scores 18 points in Canajoharie's 69-41 win over Saratoga Central Catholic

Girls' basketball: Lady Plainsmen win fourth straight
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Shenendehowa’s Carly Boland scored a game-high 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Lady Plainsmen to a 60-44 Suburban Council victory over Colonie on Tuesday night.

Photo of Jones triggers Mohonasen win
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Mohonasen finally broke through behind Anthony Jones’ perfect performance.
The senior guard made all 21 of his free throws and piled up 35 points, and the Mighty Warriors topped Niskayuna Tuesday night for their first win under new coach Josh Peck, 75-67, in a Suburban Council game.

Boys' basketball: Platek pumps in 41 in Dutchmen win
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Andrew Platek bombed away for 41 points, including seven three-pointers, to power Guilderland over Shaker, 74-62, in a Suburban Council game Tuesday night.

DiPiazza new football coach at Albany
Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

Joey DiPiazza is getting another chance to resurrect an Albany High School athletic program.
The former baseball coach at Hudson Valley Community College and Albany was approved as the Falcons’ varsity football coach at the district’s board of education meeting Thursday night.

Saratoga Springs loses shootout in Don Kauth tournament
Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014

Don Kauth hockey tournament still special, despite loss by Saratoga Springs

Galway wins own wrestling tournament
Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014

Five wrestlers go 5-0 to lead Galway to wrestling tourney win

Photo of Schalmont girls' quick start enough
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Schalmont girls score 13 straight points early on way to win

Huerter brothers lead Shenendehowa
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Huerter brothers lead Shenendehowa past Bethlehem

Burnt Hills, Schalmont will be busy on the wrestling mats
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Burnt Hills and Schalmont will make up for lost time for letting football players recover.

Manion's late goal lifts CBA
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Jake Manion scores late in the third period to spark CBA to non-league hockey win

School basketball: Huerter leads Shenendehowa to win
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Shen scores game's first 14 points.

Basketball: Robarge sparks Corinth
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Derek Robarge scored 11 of 15 points in a first-quarter run, and Robert Shippee had 18 points and 19 rebounds to lift Corinth over Warrensburg, 65-44, in an Adirondack League game Thursday.

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