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

Aidan Joly Posts

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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Adirondack Thunder ink Mercier and Johnson

Adirondack Thunder Local
The Adirondack Thunder announced Tuesday that they have signed two more players for the 2017-2018 season, forward Pierre-Luc Mercier and defenseman Stephen Johnson. Mercier, who hails from Montreal, ...
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Where to watch the Mayweather-McGregor fight in the Capital Region

Local National
Well, we’re only a little over 24 hours away from the spectacle that will be the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor bout at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. If you ...
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UAlbany releases full 2017-2018 men’s basketball schedule

College Local
On Tuesday afternoon, the America East and UAlbany men’s basketball released their conference schedule, completing their full slate for the 2017-2018 season. The Great Danes will open their ...
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Siena releases 2017-2018 men’s basketball schedule

College Local
On Monday morning, Siena men’s basketball released their schedule for the 2017-2018 season. The Saints have 33 games in total, including 15 home dates. They open the season ...
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Sizing up the PGCBL East Division playoffs

Local Summer baseball
The PGCBL regular season has come to a close, and that means it’s playoff time. Four teams out of the East Division, the Amsterdam Mohawks, Albany Dutchmen, Mohawk ...
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Mohawks down Dragons in season finale

Local Summer baseball
A cycle by an opposing player and a crooked number on the scoreboard sunk the Glens Falls Dragons in their season finale on Monday night against the Amsterdam ...
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Mohawks use early lead to take down Dragons

Local Summer baseball
It took just five pitches into the game for Amsterdam to grab two runs and they didn’t look back after that as they beat the Glens Falls Dragons ...
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Marino’s dominant pitching shuts down Dragons

Local Summer baseball
The Glens Falls Dragons did not get a hit until the fourth inning and on a slow offensive night fell to the Albany Dutchmen on Tuesday at East ...
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Still undefeated! East takes down West in PGCBL All-Star Game

Local Summer baseball
After a wild fifth inning from both teams, it was the East Division holding off the West Division in the 2017 PGCBL All-Star game on Tuesday night at ...
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PGCBL players put skills to the test in competitions and home run derby

Local Summer baseball
The PGCBL All-Star festivities at Shuttleworth Park continued late Tuesday afternoon with the Skills Competition and the Home Run Derby. Catching Accuracy Competition In this competition, catchers threw ...
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East up-and-comers beat West in PGCBL Prospect Game

Local Summer baseball
In a game that turned around in one inning, up-and-coming players of the East Division defeated those of the West Division in the PGCBL Prospect Game on Tuesday ...
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Dragons drop 15 runs on Stallions for second straight win

Local Summer baseball
The Dragons scored five runs in the first inning and did not look back after that, using their lineup from top to bottom en route to beating the ...
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Dragons beat Dutchmen to snap losing streak

Summer baseball
A strong all-around performance led to a Glens Falls Dragons victory on Thursday night at East Field as they grabbed a 7-3 win over the Albany Dutchmen. The ...
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Dragons out-slug Stallions in thriller

Local Summer baseball
It may not have been as wild as Monday night’s MLB Home Run Derby in Miami, but the game between the Glens Falls Dragons and the Saugerties Stallions ...
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Dragons swept by Mohawk Valley in doubleheader

Local Summer baseball
Heading into Friday evening, the Glens Falls Dragons were not looking for not one, but two wins as they took on division foe Mohawk Valley Diamond Dawgs. However, ...
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Dragons down Stallions behind 13 runs

Local Summer baseball
A leadoff triple in the first inning is usually a sign of good things to come, and it sure was for the Glens Falls Dragons on Monday night ...
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