High School Sports


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Girls basketball: Shaker rallies past Bethlehem

Barra, Rowland lead Lady Bison in big fourth quarter

The Shaker girls basketball team had never trailed by double digits in any game this season prior to Friday's Suburban Council showdown at Bethlehem. Yet, the Lady Bison found themselves facing a 16-4 deficit five minutes into the contest.

Hockey: Shaker/Colonie edges LaSalle in overtime

Kevin Egan's goal lifts Jets to second league win

Kevin Egan's goal with 2:53 left in overtime gave Shaker/Colonie a 4-3 victory over LaSalle in Friday's Capital District High School Hockey League game at the Albany County Hockey Facility.

Sports poll: What is the top Section II Class AA girls basketball team right now?

This appears in the Jan. 15 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.

Girls basketball: Shaker takes control of North Division

Barra's 17 points leads Lady Bison past Shen

The Shaker girls basketball team took over sole possession of first place in the Suburban Council North Division with Tuesday's 61-33 victory over Shenendehowa in Latham.

Boys swimming: Bethlehem eases past Ravena

The Bethlehem boys swim team improved its record to 4-2 with Tuesday's 95-73 dual meet victory over Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk in Ravena.

Wrestling: A big finish for Bethlehem

Five Eagles win their weight classes at Schenectady Invitational

The Bethlehem wrestling team turned in one of its best performances of the season at Saturday's Schenectady Invitational.

Boys swimming: Gunnar Zemering aims for another banner season

Defending state champion enjoys additional role as team leader

Before Friday's home meet against Shenendehowa, Bethlehem unveiled a new banner recognizing its three state swimming champions -- Ken Neff, Elyse McDonough and Gunnar Zemering.

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Hockey: Shaker/Colonie can't hold West Genesee down

Two late goals seal Wildcats' latest victory

The Shaker/Colonie hockey team made West Genesee work for its 4-0 non-league victory Saturday at the Albany County Hockey Facility.

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Basketball: CBA bounces back with dominating performance

Stire's 19 points leads Brothers past LaSalle in Big 10 game

The Christian Brothers Academy basketball team had no intention of blowing a double-digit halftime lead two home games in a row.

Hockey: Bethlehem rallies to tie Saratoga

Lemieux's second goal of the night pulls Eagles even with defending state champs

Trailing 3-0 early in the third period against the defending state champions, it would have been easy for the Bethlehem hockey team to lose heart.

Sports poll: What is the top Section II Class AA boys basketball team right now?

This appears in the Jan. 8 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.

Hockey: CBA breaks the ice against Shaker/Colonie

Glennon's two third-period goals help Brothers rally past Jets

Christian Brothers Academy and Shaker/Colonie entered Saturday's Capital District High School Hockey League game searching for their first league win of the season.

Boys basketball: Late run helps Guilderland avoid upset

Platek's 29 points lead Dutchmen past stubborn Niskayuna team

The Guilderland boys basketball team ended a 16-day layoff with another double-digit victory, but Niskayuna made the Dutchmen work for it.

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A second chance on the court

Shaker tennis standout teaches sport to at-risk youth

One high school tennis standout does more than just win on the court.

Sports poll: What was the top sports story of 2013 in Colonie?

This poll appears in the Jan. 1 edition of the Colonie Spotlight.