Between the long, cold, snowy winter and the slow thaw this spring, area high schools have increasingly had trouble getting their scheduled varsity games in -- especially in sports such as baseball and softball.
Reserved seats for Saratoga Race Course now available for purchase
Those of you looking to make Saratoga your “August Place to Be” best start making plans now. Some tickets are on sale now.
The Bethlehem Youth Hockey Association Pee Wee A travel team captured the New York State Tier 2 championship with a 9-2 victory over last year’s champion, the NY Aviators, March 15, in Rochester. In the process, it became the first BYHA team to win a state title.
Rounds calls victory a confidence booster
Guilderland dominated the first quarter, but Bethlehem dominated the rest of the game.
Carroll, Dunham win Delmar Dash on a winter-like morning
Patrick Carroll and Sara Dunham added their names to the list of Delmar Dash winners.
Life in the Suburban Council South Division won’t be easier for the Bethlehem and Guilderland baseball teams this season.
Bethlehem and Guilderland meet on the boys lacrosse field for the first time on April 2. Before that happens, here is a look at the two Suburban Council South Division rivals.
Bethlehem couldn’t keep up with Ossining’s pace in state semifinal loss
The Bethlehem girls basketball team defeated defending Section 2 champion Shenendehowa and defending regional champion Cicero-North Syracuse to reach the Class AA state semifinals. Playing the defending state champions proved to be too difficult for the Lady Eagles, though.
This appears in the March 18 editions of Spotlight News.
All Suburban Council final set in Class AA
For the first time since the state athletic association added Class AA to boys basketball, a Suburban Council team will win the largest school division title in Section 2.
Wine, Sischo help Platek and Guilderland defeat CBA in quarterfinals
It was a different story in the Section 2 Class AA boys basketball quarterfinals Saturday, Feb. 28, at Hudson Valley Community College. Guilderland (18-3) used a three-pronged attack to defeat CBA 65-57.
Catholic Central hangs on for two-point win
The Bethlehem boys basketball team fell short of reaching the Section 2 Class AA semifinals with a 52-50 loss to Catholic Central Saturday, Feb. 28, at Hudson Valley Community College.
Guilderland regional a precursor to statewide cheerleading championships in 2016
Patty Palmer has taken her Guilderland High School cheerleading team to the national Contest of Champions at Disneyworld 13 times.
CBA traveled to Glenville to take on BHBS. The game was Senior Night for the Spartans and they came out strong, scoring four goals in the first period. BHBS won the contest 4-0.
Community reception to be held Feb. 27
Standing in the unfinished clubhouse attached to the new indoor soccer dome, Afrim Nezaj seemed pleased with the project’s progression.
- 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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