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Joly: Pickett has makings to be a star

ALBANY -- After a 25-point home loss to College of Charleston on Tuesday night, it was clear during the postgame press conference that Jalen Pickett was disappointed. He did not have a bad night, scoring nine points on 3-9 shooting and had…

Spa Catholic defeats Cambridge 63-51

SARATOGA SPRINGS —The Saratoga Central Catholic Saints played their first home league game tonight against the Cambridge Indians. Strong guard play by senior Jake Welcome lead the Saints to a 63-51 victory. Jake Welcome, a second year…

Siena falls to Colgate at home

ALBANY, NY – Siena Basketball shot 53% from the field, but Colgate connected at a 55% clip including 11-23 from three to edge the Saints 84-79 at the Times Union Center. Freshman Jalen Pickett continued to dazzle the home crowd in…

Joe Girard III breaks Section 2 scoring record

SCHUYLERVILLE -- From the day Joe Girard III stepped on a varsity court in 8th grade in 2014, everyone knew he was going to be something special. Now, he has the record to prove that he is the greatest scorer in Section 2 history. In his…

Mohonasen wins thriller at the buzzer

ROTTERDAM -- Coming into the Mohonasen Warriors first game they were squaring up against a Green Tech team fresh off of a win against Schenectady earlier this week. Green Tech was in control for most of the game. Coming into the fourth…