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Field hockey: Shenendehowa wins Suburban crown

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
Shenendehowa secured its first Suburban Council title since 2010 with a 3-0 shutout of Niskayuna Friday.
 

Soccer: Mayfield boys clinch WAC division title

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
The Mayfield boys’ soccer team won the Western Athletic Conference Northern Division title outright with a 3-2 win over Fort Plain Friday.
 

Football: Sagendorf carries Mohon to 52-27 win

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
Devin Sagendorf broke free for 134 yards rushing and three touchdowns, while quarterback Nate Stillson connected for two touchdown passes to spark Mohonasen to a 53-27 win over Niskayuna in a Class A football game Friday night.
 
Queensbury's ground game buries BH-BL
BURNT HILLS

Queensbury's ground game buries BH-BL

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
Queensbury held off Burnt Hills in one game last season and rallied late for a victory in another. The televised rematch Friday night was devoid of such drama.
“How we dominated, that was a little bit of a surprise,” Queensbury fullback and linebacker Chris Goudy said after his team’s 42-0 win. “It was a good surprise.”
 
ALTAMONT

Golf: Inspired Blue Streaks sending three to states

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
The words didn’t come easy, but Chris Thompson understood why his performance on the golf course this week was extra special.
With former coach Brenda Adams riding around in a cart watching and rooting, Thompson led a trio of Saratoga Springs players into the state championship next June at Cornell.
 
Patriots ousted from playoff chase
SCHENECTADY

Patriots ousted from playoff chase

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
There will be no playoffs for the Schenectady High football team this season.
LaSalle saw to that, and assured itself of a place at the postseason table with a 27-12 win Friday night at Larry Mulvaney Stadium.
 
BURNT HILLS

School football: Queensbury wins Class A Northwest title

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
Battle of Spartans.
 

Volleyball: Broadalbin-Perth wins playoff

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
Chelsea LeBlanc had 14 kills and eight blocks, Gabby Smith had 40 assists and Broadalbin-Perth defeated Johnstown in four sets in a special playoff for the Foothills Council South Division championship Thursday.
 

Soccer: Williams scores game-winner for Lady Tartans

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
Alyssa Williams scored with 3 1⁄2 minutes left in the game Thursday, lifting Scotia-Glenville to a 4-3 non-league girls’ soccer victory over Catholic Central.
 

Football: BH-BL peaking at right time

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
Points piled up fast a few weeks ago when Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake traveled to Schalmont for a non-league meeting between state-ranked football teams.
The Sabres did their damage early and the Spartans followed, scoring three unanswered touchdowns in the fourth quarter before falling short in a 34-28 defeat.
“Toward the end, we were playing lights out,” said Burnt Hills coach Matt Shell. “We carried it over to South Glens Falls and Gloversville.”
 
Bison finally get a banner
CLIFTON PARK

Bison finally get a banner

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
A bit of history was made on the Shenendehowa soccer field Thursday night.
But it wasn’t the Plainsmen celebrating. Rather, it was Shaker soaking in a 1-0 win, a victory that gave the Blue Bison just the third Suburban Council boys’ soccer title in program history, and first since 2004
 
Shenendehowa vs. Saratoga Springs: Plainsmen prevail in OT
QUEENSBURY

Shenendehowa vs. Saratoga Springs: Plainsmen prevail in OT

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Emily Fraser has a hard shot to go with all of those fancy stick-handling moves. The Shenendehowa junior midfielder set up a goal with a blistering blast and scored the overtime game-winner on another as the Lady Plainsmen edged Saratoga Springs, 2-1, Wednesday in an important Suburban Council field hockey game, and kept their winning ways going.
 

School Notebook: Parks ready to take over at Guilderland

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Mike Parks is a defensive guy. Makes a lot of sense. The guy he’s replacing at Guilderland High School was, too.
 

School Field Hockey: Burnt Hills edges Columbia

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Amanda Daniels and Christine Pedone scored goals, and Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake earned a season split with Columbia by posting a 2-1 Suburban Council win Wednesday
 

School Soccer: Bean carries Scotia to Foothills title game

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Billy Bean scored two goals and set up two more Wednesday as Scotia-Glenville beat Hudson Falls, 6-1, to earn a spot in Saturday’s Foothills Council championship game.
 
 

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