Archives for May 2017

Monthly Archives: May 2017

High School Local

Schedule set for Section II baseball championships

After a busy weekend of high school baseball, the schedule is set for the upcoming Championships. All games will be played at Joe Bruno ...
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Siena baseball season ends with split at Marist

Siena baseball season ends with split at Marist

Siena Baseball saw its 2017 campaign come to a close with a season-ending doubleheader split against MAAC rival Marist in Poughkeepsie. The Red ...
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College Local

No commencement, no problem for UAlbany men’s lacrosse

While readying for Sunday’s NCAA tournament game in Delaware, seniors on the University at Albany men’s lacrosse team missed their commencement ceremony on Saturday. ...
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High School

Shenendehowa beats Saratoga to advance to Class AA final

A late rally that simply ended up being not enough concluded Saratoga varsity baseball’s season and sent Shenendehowa to the sectional final, as ...
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High School

Saturday’s sectional high school baseball scoreboard

Note: All sectional finals are to be played at Joe Bruno Stadium from Tuesday, May 23 until Thursday, May 25. Class AA #4 ...
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Stop worrying about how long Brady will play

Stop worrying about how long Brady will play

For the past few weeks it has been my goal to avoid watching or listening to any NFL talk. Particularly talk about my ...
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The NBA media is toying with us, LeBron is MVP and they know it

The NBA media is toying with us, LeBron is MVP and they know it

In all fairness, yes Russell Westbrook had a tremendous year averaging a triple double for the entire season. Yes he is one of ...
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Crushing the Preakness

Crushing the Preakness

Race 1- Post time @ 10:30 1 1/16 Miles Dirt #5 Spring Quality(9-5), #6 Kaitain(2-1), #7 Cause He’s Western(6-1) Race 2- Post time ...
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High School

Thursday’s Sectional high school softball scoreboard

Thursday marked the beginning of Section II’s postseason softball tournament to determine which five lucky teams will advance to the State Championships next ...
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High School

Thursday’s High School sectional baseball scoreboard

The following are the Section 2 baseball quarterfinal scores. All semifinal games will be played on Saturday.   Class AA #1 CBA: 8 ...
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College

Coleman leads HVCC Baseball to the Regional Final Four for the first time since 2011

TROY — For the first time in 6 years, the Hudson Valley Community College Vikings are one of the last four teams standing, after ...
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High School

Saratoga beats Bethlehem to advance to sectional semifinals

An all-around strong performance at the plate complemented by a gem on the mound led to Saratoga varsity baseball picking up a victory ...
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Celtics do not need Ball or Fultz, should trade the number one pick

Celtics do not need Ball or Fultz, should trade the number one pick

Back in 2013 the Boston Celtics decided to move on from the Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett era and start fresh and get ...
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High School

Still no Friday Night Lights for Glens Falls

GLENS FALLS — What’s more American than Friday Night Lights? Well, evidently it’s not that American at all, according to “Hometown U.S.A.” voters. ...
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Pimlico selections and analysis 5/19/17

Pimlico selections and analysis 5/19/17

Well, after an abysmal opening weekend I decided to take two weeks off and wait until the Preakness to resurface. This time the ...
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UAlbany’s Brown and Clune Inducted into Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame

UAlbany’s Brown and Clune Inducted into Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame

ALBANY — UAlbany men’s basketball head coach Will Brown and former men’s basketball standout Rob Clune are to be inducted into the Upstate ...
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High School

Class AA Sectional quarterfinal preview

The Suburban Council is wide open this season, and there’s some great matchups scheduled for Thursday. #1 CBA (13-2 Suburban) vs #8 Shen ...
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Metro News

2017-2018 Schodack School budget passes

SCHODACK — The 2017-2018 proposed budget for the Schodack Central School District passed Tuesday despite a 4.4 percent rise in taxes. The budget, ...
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High School

Lake George baseball punches ticket to Class C quarterfinals

LAKE GEORGE — It took 10 innings, but the Lake George High School baseball team held on to advance into the Class C quarterfinals ...
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DON'T CHECK THIS

NBA Draft: Lottery Positions

  The NBA 2017 draft lottery occurred Tuesday, May 16th, the results were pretty surprising. Most notably the Boston Celtics, who are currently the ...
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High School

Tuesday’s sectional high school baseball scoreboard

NOTE: All sectional quarterfinal games will be played on Thursday, May 18.   Class AA #8 Shenendehowa: 5 #9 Troy: 3 Shenendehowa will ...
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Castleton Metro News

Black family’s garage burned to the ground in racial attack in Schodack

A Sunday night fire at this Nassau home is being investigated as a possible hate crime. The homeowner believes it was pic.twitter.com/e8AJFqDa0m — ...
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College

Former UAlbany linebacker Abner Logan signs with the Buffalo Bills

BUFFALO — A former University at Albany linebacker has joined the National Football League’s Buffalo Bills, the University said in a statement Monday evening. ...
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Castleton

No staff and program cuts, but higher taxes in 2017-2018 budget for Schodack Schools

SCHODACK — Residents in the sleepy cow town will head to the polls Tuesday to vote on a $23,049,965 budget to fund their ...
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Local

Broadalbin teen dies after being hit by car on Route 29

BROADALBIN — A 15-year-old boy was struck and killed on Saturday while crossing a busy road in the town, according to the Fulton ...
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