Archives for October 2017

Monthly Archives: October 2017

National

Dodgers power their way to victory in Game One

Justin Turner and Clayton Kershaw came out red-hot on a 103-degree night as the Dodgers defeated the Astros 3-1 in Game One of ...
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Media Buzz

Watching WTEN could actually give you gas

Got gas? By the end of November, 220 WTEN-TV (News 10 ABC) viewers will have won “free gas” from the Nexstar owned station, ...
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Columns

Astros, Dodgers clash in World Series

For the first time since the Reds and Orioles in 1970 and for only the eighth time in history, the World Series will ...
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Local Sports

Arena football to return to Albany

It’s official. The Arena Football League is returning to Albany. It was revealed in a report from the Times Union Monday that the ...
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College Local Sports

Narrow loss hurts UAlbany’s playoff hopes

ALBANY, N.Y. — The UAlbany football team took the field Saturday looking to keep their playoff hopes in their own hands. They faced ...
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College Local Sports

Rick Bennett becomes Union hockey’s winningest coach in victory over Niagara

NIAGARA FALLS– Another night of explosive offense was on the ice for Union College, as the Dutchmen defeated Niagara, 5-1, on Saturday night ...
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Adirondack Thunder Local Sports

Adirondack Thunder come back but fall in OT on the road

READING, PA– The Adirondack Thunder erased a four-goal deficit to earn a point but fell 5-4 in overtime to the Reading Royals on Saturday evening ...
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College Local Sports

Siena soccer falls to Manhattan on senior day

LOUDONVILLE– Manhattan scored twice within the first 11 minutes as the Jaspers soured Siena Soccer’s Senior Day 3-1 at Siena Turf Field. Redshirt ...
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High School Local Sports

Saratoga stuns La Salle with overtime winner

SARATOGA SPRINGS– In the playoffs, especially in soccer, anything can and will happen. This proved true as 8-seeded La Salle took top-seeded Saratoga ...
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Adirondack Thunder Local Sports

Adirondack Thunder erase three-goal deficit, win in shootout

GLENS FALLS– The Adirondack Thunder came from three goals down to remain unbeaten on the season after a thrilling 6-5 shootout victory over ...
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High School Local Sports

Friday’s Section II football sectional scoreboard

The first Friday of Section II football playoffs came and went tonight. Here are the scores from Classes AA, B and C, who ...
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College Local Sports

Union hockey earns first win of the season

ROCHESTER– Joseph Campolieto and Parker Foo notched their first collegiate goals to help the Union College men’s hockey team defeat RIT, 6-1, on ...
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High School Local Sports

Strong second half lifts Saratoga to quarterfinal win

SARATOGA SPRINGS– After a shaky first half, the Blue Streaks came out in a big way in the second to put Bethlehem away ...
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High School Local Sports

Class AA football quarterfinals preview

The day is finally here. We have high school football playoffs tonight. There are eight Class AA teams playing tonight in the quarterfinals, ...
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High School Local Sports

Friday’s Section II football schedule

We have everything in high school football tonight! Regular season games, playoff games, even some crossover games. Here’s tonight’s schedule around the Capital ...
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Columns National Sports

Knicks could use someone of Westbrook’s stature

Russell Westbrook had a NBA single-season record of 42 triple-doubles last season with a not-so-good supporting cast. With the Thunder acquiring Paul George ...
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High School Local Sports

USZ LIVE: La Salle vs Ballston Spa (Sectional boys’ soccer)

Staring at 7:00 p.m. our friends at Upstate Sports Zone are broadcasting Thursday’s sectional (Class AA) boys’ soccer game between No.8 La Salle and ...
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Columns National Sports

Offense won’t matter if Nets can’t play defense

The Nets had a good offseason. Second-year general manager Sean Marks brought players that provided athleticism in D’Angelo Russell, DeMarre Carroll, Trevor Booker ...
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Castleton Metro News

Schodack man acquitted in rape case

TROY — On Monday, it took a Rensselaer County jury 25-minutes to acquit a 53-year-old Schodack man of third-degree rape charges stemming from a ...
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College Local Sports

Siena soccer upsets #22 Rider at home

LOUDONVILLE– For the fourth time in program history and second time under Siena Men’s Soccer Head Coach Cesar Markovic, Siena has defeated a ...
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Sports

NFL Week 6 Hierarchy

Week six in the NFL season has concluded and it was another good week of football which included big upsets and down to ...
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High School Local Sports

Newest state football rankings released

On Wednesday, the New York State Sportswriters Association released their state high school football rankings. 12 Section II teams made the cut, and ...
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High School Local Sports

Section II boys’ soccer pairings: small schools

A continuation of our previous post, here is the sectional seedings and pairings for classes CC,  C and D. Class CC (Tue, 10/17-Wed, 10/18) ...
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High School Local Sports

Section II boys’ soccer pairings: large schools

On Monday afternoon, Section II released the seedings and pairings for high school soccer playoffs. Here are the first round matchups for classes ...
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Columns National Sports

Of all Giants who needed this, it was McAdoo

Giants head coach Ben McAdoo has not had a good week. He suspended Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie indefinitely, and his decision was questioned by Giants ...
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