Regional Sports

Anderson headed for Atlanta

Clifton Park -- For the second time in as many years, folks in and around the Capital Region had their eyes glued to their television sets to see which Major League Baseball team would draft their favorite son. Last year, it was…

NFL Twitter Account HACKED

The official Twitter account of the National Football League was apparently hacked around 12:40pm EDT Tuesday.  The perpetrators posted a Tweet stating that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was "dead", the Tweet has since been taken down. At…

Why It Could Be a Long Season For the Broncos

The Broncos drafted Paxton Lynch in the first round of this year’s draft. They traded up from the number 31 pick to the number 26 pick to get Lynch. The Broncos hope that this pick will help them recover from Peyton Manning’s retirement and…

Jennie Finch Makes History, Wins First Game

The Atlantic Bridgeport Bluefish made history yesterday with their 3-1 win over the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. Jennie Finch got her first win, being the first ever woman to manage a professional baseball team. Finch, who will guest…

Former ValleyCat Kemp Called Up

If you attended a ValleyCats game in 2013, chances are you heard the name Tony Kemp a few times throughout the game. Monday, the Houston Astros called up the 5'6", 165 lb. Kemp to the roster for their upcoming series against the Chicago…

Former Valley Cats Taking Charge In Houston

The date is July 20th, 2011. Jose Altuve is set to make his debut for the Houston Astros. Houston walked off with a 3-2 victory over the Washington Nationals that night. Extending their lead over the last place Pirates in the 6-team NL…

Cespedes’ Fielding May be a Crutch for Mets

Yoenis Cespedes began his first full season with the New York Mets last night, as they traveled to Kansas City to take on the Royals in a World Series rematch, where the Mets fell in 5 games. The Royals emerged victorious last night, taking…

UMass-Lowell advances to East Regional Final

All it took was one defensive breakdown to end Yale’s season. The UMass-Lowell Riverhawks defeated the Yale Bulldogs on Saturday night at the Times Union Center by a score of 3-2 in overtime to clinch a berth in Sunday’s East Regional…

Tennessee Holds Off Vandy in a Thriller

Coming off of their nearly 40 point win against Auburn on Wednesday night, I don't think many people outside of Knoxville were prepared for what was going to happen Thursday night. With 13.3 ticks left on the clock, it looked like it was…

MAAC semifinals preview- Siena vs Iona

With MAAC tournament now down to four teams, it is known that intriguing matchups are in store. A game that seems to be gaining attention is the Sunday night game at the Times Union Center between two-seeded Iona and three-seeded…