Carras’ presence helps Colonie romp past Ballston Spa
Following three consecutive losses to start the season, the Colonie girls lacrosse team drew inspiration from one of its former players to earn its first victory.
Sports poll: Where does Siena's CBI championship rank among the top moments in the mens basketball program's history?
This poll question appears in the April 9 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Serafini, Hogan set course records
Two young runners pushed the pace at Sunday's Delmar Dash.
The 2014 Delmar Dash took place Sunday, April 6. Former Niskayuna High School track star Louis Serafini won the men's title with a time of 24:43, three seconds ahead of Voorheesville's Macky Lloyd, while Saratoga Springs resident Megan Hogan defended her women's division title with a time of 26:42.
Sports poll: Do you think Opening Day of the Major League Baseball season should be declared a national holiday?
This sports poll question appears in the April 2 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Guilderland seeks more than Class AA title it won against Bethlehem in 2013
The Guilderland softball team wants more than another Section II Class AA title.
Shaker scheduled to start season Thursday against Lansingburgh
Like every baseball team in Section II, the Shaker Blue Bison are sick and tired of being cooped up inside the gym for practices.
Sunday's race features some of the top Capital District runners
Aaron and Diana Knobloch know the drill now. The married couple are in their second year of organizing the Delmar Dash, and Aaron said they used the knowledge they gained last year to get an earlier start in putting together the annual 5-mile race.
Suffern wards off CBA’s challenge in the second half
This wasn’t the effort coach Tim Vivian wanted to see out of his Christian Brothers Academy lacrosse team. Section I’s Suffern limited the Brothers to one goal in the first half on its way to a 9-5 non-league victory in Saturday’s non-league game at Troy High School.
Kevin Dyer’s go-ahead goal sparks Guilderland against Queensbury
Sean McConaghy wasn’t certain what he’d see out of his Guilderland boys lacrosse team in Saturday’s season opener against Queensbury. What McConaghy saw, he liked.
This poll question appears in the March 26 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Bethlehem seeks improvement following sub-.500 finish
Can a year of experience make a big difference in the win-loss column? Bethlehem boys lacrosse coach Dave Rounds said that’s what he’s hoping for.
Key injuries affect Guilderland before the season begins
The Guilderland boys lacrosse team is facing hardships already, and the start of the regular season is still three days away.
Shaker student schooled in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu ranked ninth nationally
Darby Wilson Jr. enjoys a challenge. The Shaker High School student competes regionally on the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) circuit – a tour where Brazilian Jiu Jitsu athletes such as Wilson compete against other types of grapplers including wrestling and judo.
Voorheesville's run to boys basketball Sectional title highlights winter season
With two weeks remaining before the start of the spring sports season, it’s time to take a glance back at the recently completed winter season.
- A look at the girls basketball field for Sectionals
- A look at the boys basketball field for Sectionals
- Section II swim meet primer
- Colonie Youth Basketball helps Coaches vs. Cancer Friday
- Five Albany Dutchmen to watch
- Another Union player joins the pro ranks
- The ride is just beginning for Jeremy Welsh
- After 20 years, it's still an adventure
- This is the winter sports season?
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