Archives for March 2017

Monthly Archives: March 2017

College

UAlbany’s Connor Fields named midseason All-American

 ALBANY — UAlbany’s Connor Fields has been honored as a 2017 Midseason First Team All-American by Inside Lacrosse, the publication announced on Wednesday. The ...
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High School

QUICK WRAP: Columbia LAX pushes past La Salle

EAST GREENBUSH — Columbia boys’ lacrosse held off Section II foe La Salle Tuesday, capturing their first win of 2017 and improving to 1-0 ...
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San Jose Sharks sign Union’s Nick DeSimone

San Jose Sharks sign Union’s Nick DeSimone

SAN JOSE, CA — The Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has signed unrestricted free agent defenseman Nick DeSimone ...
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College

Mother Nature sends Saints to Troy

LOUDONVILLE — The Siena College Baseball team has been forced to relocate their fifth originally scheduled home game due to field conditions and an ...
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College

Union’s Foo says farewell to Schenectady, headed for NHL

SCHENECTADY — Union forward Spencer Foo has played his last game in a maroon sweater. The junior has elected to leave the college and ...
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College

Siena Baseball rallies past Fairleigh Dickinson

NEW JERSEY — Siena freshman Jonathan Crimmin tied the game with a pinch-hit, two-run homer in the eighth, and senior Dan Swain delivered ...
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Adirondack Thunder

Thunder earn spot in playoffs with 5-4 win over Orlando

GLENS FALLS — The Adirondack Thunder clinched a 2017 Kelly Cup Playoff berth with a 5-4 victory over the Orlando Solar Bears on Tuesday ...
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High School

QUICK WRAP: Greenwich runs past Maple Hill

ALBANY — With rain falling at The College of Saint Rose Tuesday, the Greenwich lacrosse team ousted Wasaren League! foe Maple Hill, 14 to 1. ...
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High School

QUICK WRAP: Queensbury LAX rolls past Cambridge

STILLWATER — The first-ever Section II lacrosse game was played at Stillwater High School Tuesday, but it wasn’t the Warriors who were on ...
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College

Siena’s White named MAAC Rookie of the Week

LOUDONVILLE – Siena Baseball freshman pitcher Brendan White has been named the MAAC Rookie of the Week. The Mahopac, New York native twirled his ...
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College Media Buzz

Kyle Young named Coordinator of Athletics Communications for the College of Saint Rose

ALBANY — The College of Saint Rose has a new Coordinator of Athletics Communications, and he’s no stranger to the 518. Kyle Young, ...
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College

Clareth and Degnan to captain Saints in 2017-2018

LOUDONVILLE — It’s been just a few weeks since the Siena men’s basketball team saw their NCAA Tournament dreams crushed in the closing seconds ...
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NCAA Tournament: Elite 8 recap

NCAA Tournament: Elite 8 recap

As promised, there was sure some madness still to come, and it delivered this weekend.  With the Final Four looming, each team played ...
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National

Ranking every WrestleMania main event 32-1

We are just one week away from “The Ultimate Thrill Ride,” aka WrestleMania 33 and one of the topics of discussion amongst wrestling ...
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Media Buzz

Times Union walks the line, remembers best AHL talent to come through Albany

The greatest paper north of the city has done it again. Sunday, the Hearst-owned publication counted down the top 25 AHL faces to make an impact ...
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Adirondack Thunder

Thunder come up short in OT, win away from playoff birth

READING, PA – Despite a loss, the Adirondack Thunder earned a point in Saturday’s 3-2 overtime defeat to the Reading Royals, putting them ...
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College

Union hockey falls to Penn State in NCAA Regional Semifinal

CINCINNATI, OH — Penn State scored seven unanswered goals en route to a 10-3 win against the Union College men’s hockey team in ...
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NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Recap

NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Recap

The typical March Madness is back with a vengeance!  The Sweet 16 did more than just live up to the hype, providing us fans ...
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Adirondack Thunder

Bradshaw’s overtime game-winning goal pushes Adirondack past Reading

Reading, PA – Cullen Bradshaw scored with just 30 seconds remaining in overtime to push the Adirondack Thunder to their fourth straight victory, ...
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National

Not so lucky Irish defender gets leg snapped by Welsh counterpart

Not this again, another European soccer player was carted off the pitch Friday, following a one-sided tussle amongst two countrymen. Ireland’s Seamus Coleman came out ...
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Adirondack Thunder

Thunder add UVM’s Brendan Bradley

GLENS FALLS — The Adirondack Thunder, the ECHL affiliate of the Calgary Flames, have added forward Brendan Bradley on an amateur try out. Bradley, ...
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College

Miller ties career high in win for Saints

OLD WESTBURY — Freshman Alex Brickman led off the 10th inning with the go-ahead home run, and classmates Zach Durfee and Rich Gilbride ...
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Capital Region

Charles Oakley found a Stadium that wants him

SARATOGA SPRINGS — New York Knicks’ half-legend, recently rekindled fan favorite, and crank to ownership Charles Oakley has found a place that hasn’t banned ...
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Capital Region Metro News

Man dies after morning shooting in Troy, suspects still at large

TROY — A man who was shot in the backseat of a cab Thursday morning has died after being rushed across the river to Albany ...
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Capital Region

Shots fired in Troy, man rushed to hospital

Police tell me they are looking for two black male suspects. The victim is currently in critical condition. pic.twitter.com/xopioIKntP — Ayla Ferrone (@AylaFerrone) ...
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