High School Sports

High School Hoops: Saratoga beats Columbia 76-44

A trio of high-flying scorers and strong defensive play helped lead Saratoga to a victory. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the Columbia Blue Devils on Tuesday night at Saratoga Springs High School by a score of 76-44. Three scorers,…

DiScanio guides La Salle past BHBS in thriller

On Wednesday, La Salle defeated Shenendehowa 3-2, thanks to a hat trick by senior Logan DiScanio. On Saturday, the Cadets defeated BHBS, again thanks to a hat trick by senior Logan DiScanio. La Salle's 5-4 win moves them to 5-0-0 in the…

BHBS downs Bethlehem in overtime

Friday's high school hockey matchup between BHBS and Bethlehem was very highly anticipated. Lots of people around the league were looking to this game to get a sense of how the league will play out this season. On top of that, it was…

Thursday’s 518 High School Hoops rundown

All things considered Thursday was a relatively slow day in the world of high school hoops. As a result, we've got you covered on both ends of the spectrum tonight. Ladies first:  Heatly- 55, Loudonville Christian- 41 Heatly junior…

Saratoga beats CBA for first win of season

Saratoga Springs, NY -- In only their first game together, Saratoga’s new line carried them to victory. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the CBA Brothers on Wednesday night at Weibel Avenue Ice Rink by a score of 5-2 in Saratoga’s…

First State boys basketball rankings released

The New York State Sportswriters Association is back at it, somehow finding a way to rank teams from NY's 11 Sections in one comprehensive list.  It might not be rocket science, but it's pretty close. Here are their first boys' basketball…

Lind guides BHBS past Shaker/Colonie

The BHBS hockey team went for the weekend sweep on Saturday night, looking to start off 2-0, in Section 2 league play. In the first period, the Spartans got off to a fast start. They dominated the Jets, and struck first on the power play…

ROUNDUP: A slow Saturday in Section II Hoops

What Friday's plethora of Section II basketball games didn't bring Saturday's action did, here's the rundown from both the boys and girls hardwood Boys: Johnstown- 46, Fonda- 38 The dynamic duo of Ben Wager(14 pts) and Matt Boyle(10 pts)…

BHBS Wins Wild Game over Tri-Falls

It was a game that was intruiging for a lot of reasons. Tri-Falls came into the game with Section 2's leading scorer (Jared Thomas), and had been one of the few teams that seemingly had the Spartans number over the last few seasons,…

ROUNDUP: A wild night in Section II Hoops

Th sources may have come to town in downtown Albany, but we still had one heavyweight of s Friday night hoops schedule. Here's how everything shook out: Ichabod Crane- 81, Hudson- 73 No typo here even tho Michael Alert lead all scoring…

Anderson, Hart lead Saratoga to home opener win

Saratoga Springs NY -- Behind a two-man wrecking crew of Adam Anderson and Brian Hart, Saratoga was able to cruise to a blowout victory. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the Ballston Spa Scotties on Friday night at Saratoga Springs High…

Tuesday’s 518 High School Hoops rundown

It was the first "BIG Tuesday" around Section II, and that meant a boatload of games. Here are the highlights: BOYS Shaker- 64, Averill Park- 60 Jake Cook(Shaker) lead all scoring with 19. Despite the loss, AP had a quality outing coming…

Decker leads Wildcats in win over Indians

Castleton, NY -- The Maple Hill boys basketball team punched out their first win of the season Tuesday in a 51-44 victory over the Coxsackie-Athens Indians. Senior guard Austin Decker led the way for the Wildcats contributing 17 points.…

Monday’s 518 High School Hoops roundup

It was a quiet night across Section II gymnasiums Monday, but there still was enough action to wet any hardcore fans' whistle -well on the girls' side of things at least. Girls Heatly- 62, Hawthorne Valley- 6. Kyra Oeffler(Heatly) lead…