Archives by: Aidan Joly

Aidan Joly

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Aidan Joly joined Upstate Courier Sports in February 2016 and became managing editor of the sports department in August 2017. He covers Section II athletics, the Siena men’s basketball team and the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League. He is a senior at Saratoga Springs High School where he is the editor of the school newspaper, The Lightning Rod. Aidan can be contacted through social media (Twitter is @ByAidanJoly) or by email through either aidanjoly00@gmail.com or joly@upstatecourier.com

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Thursday’s Section II High School Football schedule

High School Local
High school football in the 518 returns a day early this week! Here’s the schedule for this evening. Note: All games start at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. ...
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NYSSWA releases newest state football rankings

High School Local
On Wednesday afternoon, the New York State Sportswriters Association released their state football rankings for Week 5. Twelve Section II teams are now state ranked with several others ...
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Saturday’s Section II High School football scoreboard

High School Local
Week Four of High School football in the area is gone. Here are the scores for Saturday, September 23.   Gloversville: 17 Amsterdam: 34 Cambridge: 50 Whitehall: 0 ...
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Saturday’s Section II High School football schedule

High School Local
Good morning! Another day of high school football in the 518. Here is the schedule for Saturday, September 23. Gloversville @ Amsterdam, 12 p.m. Hoosick Falls @ Coxsackie-Athens, ...
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Friday’s Section II High School football scoreboard

High School Local
Here’s this week’s scoreboard. See if your team won! Averill Park: 27 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake: 28 Saratoga Springs: 14 CBA: 0 Fonda-Fultonville: 13 Stillwater: 34 Chatham: 14 Watervliet: ...
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Saratoga shuts down CBA to remain undefeated

High School Local
ALBANY– Needing a win to secure a playoff berth and a sense of security for the rest of the season, Saratoga did just that in their 14-0 shutout ...
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Friday’s Section II high school football schedule

High School Local
Week 4 of the season is here. Here’s who your team is playing on Friday. Note: All games begin at 7 p.m. Averill Park @ Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake ...
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Thunder bring back defenseman Mathieu Brodeur for third season

Adirondack Thunder Local
GLENS FALLS– The Adirondack Thunder announced Thursday that they have signed D Mathieu Brodeur to a contract for his third season with the team. Brodeur played in 15 ...
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NYSSWA releases new state football rankings, features 13 Section II teams

High School Local
On Wednesday afternoon, the New York State Sportswriters Association released their newest high school football rankings. Across the five classes, 13 Section II teams are ranked, while several ...
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PGCBL announces division realignment for 2018 season

Local Summer baseball
On Wednesday afternoon, the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League announced a division realignment set to take effect for the 2018 season. The league will expand to three divisions, ...
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Late goal pushes Shen field hockey over Saratoga

High School Local
In the second half of a highly contested game, it was Jenna Graf and Sheridan Messier playing the role of heroes as they lifted their Shenendehowa varsity field ...
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Horse racing in Saratoga continues at harness track

Capital Region Features Horse Racing Local
The more famous Saratoga thoroughbred track may have closed for the season in early September, but that doesn’t mean horse racing has ended for the year in the ...
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Friday’s Section II High School Football Scoreboard

High School Local
Here is Friday’s scoreboard from Week 3 of the 2017 season. South Glens Falls: 7 Averill Park: 33 Granville: 30 Rensselaer: 6 Guilderland: 12 Saratoga Springs: 32 Stillwater: ...
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Saratoga’s running game blasts Guilderland

High School Local
Holding down a pass-friendly Guilderland, Saratoga’s defense stepped up as they defeated the Dutchmen on Friday night at Saratoga Springs High School by a final score of 32-12. ...
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Friday’s Section II High School Football Schedule

High School Local
Can you believe it? It’s already almost the halfway point of the regular season of High School Football. Some teams are looking to keep undefeated seasons going while ...
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Twelve Section II Teams Make the Cut in NYSSWA Football Rankings

High School Local
The NYSSWA (New York State Sportswriters Association) released their first high school state football rankings of the season on Wednesday and 12 Section II teams made the cut. ...
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Saturday’s Section II high school football scoreboard

High School Local
Heading into Saturday, teams were looking to grab wins during Week 2. Here are the results for the day. Canajoharie/Fort Plain: 33 Helderberg Valley: 7 Fort Edward/Argyle: 14 ...
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Saturday’s Section II high school football schedule

High School Local
After a busy Friday, we have more high school football on Saturday. Here is today’s schedule. Canajoharie @ Helderberg Valley, 1 p.m. Fort Edward/Argyle @ Cohoes, 1 p.m. ...
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Friday’s Section II high school football scoreboard

High School Local
It’s another Friday gone in the 2017 Section II football season. Here’s the scores from around the area. Amsterdam: 35 Mohonasen: 13 Bethlehem: 7 Shaker: 24 Cairo-Durham: 6 ...
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Saratoga beats Shenendehowa for second straight win

High School Local
Having to retain a late lead and hold down a hard-charging offense, Saratoga did just that en route to a victory over Shenendehowa on Friday night at Saratoga High School ...
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Friday’s Section II high school football schedule

High School Local
It’s Week Two! All of this area’s high school football teams are ready to get a second game under their belt. They look for a great 2-0 start ...
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J.D. Martinez, who hit four home runs, has local roots

Local Summer baseball
As you may have heard, Arizona DiamondBacks outfielder J.D. Martinez hit four home runs on Monday night, becoming the 18th player in Major League Baseball history to accomplish ...
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Saturday’s high school football scoreboard

High School Local
If you thought there was only high school football on Friday, think again. There were nine area high school football games played this afternoon. Here are the scores ...
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Saratoga grabs win in season opener against Niskayuna

High School Local
In a game where running was the mainstay, Saratoga grabbed a huge first half lead and carried it to a victory on Friday night at Niskayuna High School ...
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Friday’s high school football scoreboard

High School Local
Forty Section II high school football teams went into tonight with big dreams and big goals but when the fat lady sang, only half of them remained undefeated. ...
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