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Olympic gold eludes U.S. snowboarder Jacobellis
Friday, May 9, 2014

Lindsey Jacobellis was born August 19th, 1985, in Danbury, Connecticut. Her older brother Benny introduced snowboarding to Lindsey in 1996.

Photo of Equine drugs can be deadly
Friday, May 9, 2014

Going to the Saratoga Race Track is a fun outing for many Capital District families.

Photo of Adirondack 46ers are truly peak performers
Friday, May 9, 2014

Have you ever seen a 46er sticker on a person’s car before? It means that person climbed 46 mountains in the Adirondacks. The 46er club dates back to the 1900s. The 46er club is a club for people who become a 46er.

Photo of Hard work gets Kessler Olympic ride at 18
Friday, May 9, 2014

On July 9th, 1994, Reed Kessler was born. Her parents, Murray and Terri Kessler, didn’t know that their newborn baby, Reed, was going to be an Olympian.

Photo of 1940s women's baseball league was real deal
Friday, May 9, 2014

Baseball: once considered a man’s sport had soon found itself in a crisis in the fall of 1942.

Photo of Canadian skier Burke taken too soon
Friday, May 9, 2014

On January 19th, 2012, the world of winter sports lost not only an icon, but a friend, winner, athlete, and daughter. Sarah Burke, born in Ontario, Canada, was the main driving force behind the appearance of women’s free ski halfpipe in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Burke was a pro freestyle skier and a four-time Winter X Games gold medalist, and from an early age had skied her way into previously boys/men-only tournaments and games.

Photo of Schalmont football player battles against lymphona
Friday, May 9, 2014

Have you ever met somebody that had to give up sports?

Photo of Steroid era turned baseball heroes into villains
Friday, May 9, 2014

As a baseball fan, I have followed the game since I was a young kid. I started watching the game in the heat of the so-called “steroid era.” Mark McGwire, the monsterous power hitter from the St. Louis Cardinals, was my favorite player.

Photo of Phelps’ Olympic success a lifetime in the making
Friday, May 10, 2013

Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte are neck and neck in the 200 -meter individual medley. The crowd holds its breath, wondering who will win: the famous Michael Phelps or Ryan Lochte.

Photo of Athletics can give students fighting chance in class
Friday, May 10, 2013

As you drive home, you go over every play that happened in your head. What a great game it was! Your whole team played so well, and now you just want to go home and relax. And thankfully, you can do that.

Photo of Kids should try out sports: They might enjoy them
Friday, May 10, 2013

Trying out for a sport or active activity is a great way to stay fit and healthy.

Photo of Doctor helps keep pro football players in shape
Friday, May 10, 2013

Did you know that doctors are a part of football teams?

Photo of The man behind the man in the big league uniform
Friday, May 10, 2013

Have you ever wondered about who got your favorite baseball players to the major leagues? Well I know I had, and I also know someone who does that same exact job.

Photo of UAlbany softball players are great role models
Friday, May 10, 2013

We all know college is hard, but can you imagine playing softball at the same time?

Photo of Murray finally made his way to the top at U.S. Open
Friday, May 10, 2013

On Sept. 10 at Flushing Meadows in New York City, Britain’s Andy Murray delivered the finishing blow to Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Montenegro, receiving his first Grand Slam title as U.S. Open Men’s Singles Champion.


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