Archives for May 2017

Monthly Archives: May 2017

High School

Man arrested in connection to delay of Foothills Council championship baseball game

QUEENSBURY — A man was arrested on two counts of making a terrorist threat Friday in connection to a bomb threat that led to the postponement ...
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College

Danes weather reigning champs in front of record crowd at SUNY

ALBANY — The Great Danes jumped out to a 14-3 lead in the first half and despite scoring just once in the second ...
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High School

Saratoga beats Schuylerville on senior day, cancer fundraising event

On Saturday morning, Saratoga baseball finished up regular season play with their senior day with an event in conjunction with cancer research followed ...
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High School

Henderson’s gem shuts out Shenendehowa

Behind a gem of a pitching performance by Alex Henderson, Saratoga varsity baseball beat Shenendehowa on Friday afternoon at Shenendehowa High School by ...
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College

UAlbany women’s lacrosse ends season with NCAA Tournament loss to Northwestern

STONY BROOK, N.Y. –- Three Great Danes had at least three points, but the UAlbany women’s lacrosse team fell to Northwestern 15-7 in ...
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Harvey is at a crossroads

Harvey is at a crossroads

Happy Harvey Day! Remember when it was a phenomenon whenever Matt Harvey starts? Remember when it was an event? Nowadays, it’s more of ...
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Maple Hill baseball comes up just shoer on senior night, ready for Sectionals

SCHODACK — Despite a senior night loss to rival Greenville, Maple Hill baseball coach Rico Frese says his team is ready for the ...
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Metro News

Gloversville woman skates burglary charges, busted for DWI

BROADALBIN — Troopers were headed to the scene of a burglary-in-progress April 30 when they allege the suspect drove by their troop car ...
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Can the Mets really trust Familia?

Can the Mets really trust Familia?

The Mets employed closers such as John Franco, Armando Benitez, Braden Looper, Billy Wagner, Francisco Rodriguez in my 27 years of watching New ...
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High School

BASEBALL: Bethlehem blanks Colonie on Senior Night

On a night when 9 Colonie high School seniors were honored, the community came together once again at the town’s Cook Park for ...
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High School

Shaker’s pitching dazzles in win over Saratoga

Strong pitching and offense coming up big in the late innings propelled Shaker varsity baseball to victory on Wednesday afternoon at East Side ...
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High School

QUICK WRAP: Greenville softball blanks Maple Hill, 4-0

GREENVILLE — The Greenville High School varsity softball team shut out Maple Hill 4-0 Tuesday, in a rematch of last year’s Class C ...
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Castleton Metro News

Senior prank squashed at Maple Hill High School

SCHODACK — After 60+ years of tradition, there will be no senior prank at Maple Hill High School this spring due to concerns ...
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Why take the Rangers seriously about winning championship again?

Why take the Rangers seriously about winning championship again?

The hockey experts and Rangers fans thought the Rangers’ matchup against the Senators would be a slam dunk in favor of the Rangers. ...
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High School

Colonie is victorious on Military Night

The scene was picturesque under the lights at Cook Park last night.  It was Military Appreciation Night and Colonie in their pink camouflage ...
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Look for resilient Mets to be in race all year

Look for resilient Mets to be in race all year

It has not been a fun start to the 2017 season for Mets manager Terry Collins. The Mets have not been off to ...
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High School

Seniors save the day and their night

SCHODACK — In its 5-year program history, the Maple Hill boys’ lacrosse team has never won a Senior Night contest, let alone achieved ...
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College

RPI Softball captures Liberty League Title by default

TROY, NY — The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) softball team was named 2017 Liberty League Champions after the remainder of the tournament was ...
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College

UAlbany Women’s Lacrosse Draws NCAA At-Large Bid, Will Challenge Northwestern

ALBANY, NY. — The UAlbany women’s lacrosse team will continue its 2017 season in the NCAA Tournament, earning an at-large bid into the ...
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UAlbany Men’s Lacrosse Draws NCAA Home Game, Hosts UNC in First Round

ALBANY, N.Y. – For the first time in 10 years, the UAlbany men’s lacrosse team will host an NCAA Tournament game.  The 8-seed ...
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College

Siena bats come alive in Sunday sweep of Peacocks

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Siena Baseball took a big step Sunday towards keeping its hopes at securing a MAAC Tournament berth alive. The ...
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College

Danes can’t comeback enough

STONY BROOK, NY -– The UAlbany women’s lacrosse team made a valiant comeback attempt in the final minutes with a 4-0 run, but ...
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Castleton Metro News

Castleton to host 5K benefiting Leukemia and Lymphoma society

Even though she’s in a harsh phase of treatment, her head’s in the right place #StayStrong #positivity pic.twitter.com/V1KhDyDvCY — Bill Segarra (@senorsegarra) May ...
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College

Danes to dance again in NCAA Tournament

ALBANY, NY –- A year after being upset in the conference semifinals, the #6/5 1-seed UAlbany men’s lacrosse team put together one of ...
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UAlbany Women’s Lacrosse headed back to America East Title game

ALBANY, NY -– The 2-seed UAlbany women’s lacrosse team held off 3-seed UMBC 14-13 in the America East semifinal round to advance to ...
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