High schools: Schenectady/Mohonasen boys’ lacrosse beats Catholic Central

Schenectady/Mohonasen's Danny Quinn handles the ball next to Catholic Central's Marc Vessella Thursday.

Schenectady/Mohonasen's Danny Quinn handles the ball next to Catholic Central's Marc Vessella Thursday.

HIGH SCHOOLS Azai Baker scored eight goals and assisted on two, and Todd Luciano made 13 saves as part of Schenectady/Mohonasen’s 18-5 Colonial Council  boys’ lacrosse win over Catholic Central Thursday.

Schenectady/Mohonasen led 4-3 after the opening quarter, and outscored Catholic Central 6-1 in each of the next two periods in building a 16-5 lead.

Rorick Perry scored four goals for Schenectady/Mohonasen, Ryan Della Rocco and Keegan McGovern both had two goals and two assists, and Sean Willis had two goals and an assist. Gabe Lammon scored all five goals for the Crusaders, and Kenan Loughlin assisted on two of them.Nathan Wolfe scored a man-up goal in overtime, on a Mason Carroll assist, to give Shenendehowa a 8-7 win over Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake in Suburban Council action. It was part of a two-goal, two-assist day for Wolfe. Freddy Hicks had three goals for the Plainsmen. Brandon Stocker made 10 saves in the victory. Jack Scalise led Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake, which suffered its first loss of the season, with two goals and one assist. Kevin Carney added two goals, and Tyler Manning stopped 10 shots.

Eric Hennessey had five goals and seven points to propel Shaker over CBA 12-5. Owen Wilson had two goals and three assists for Shaker, and Colin Brant and Colin DeVoe both scored twice. Chesco Raso had a goal and two assists for CBA.

Ballston Spa beat Saratoga Springs 21-3 behind Peter Siracuse’s six goals and John Serina’s five goals and two assists. Eleven different Scotties scored goals, and their 10-goal opening quarter set the tone. Graham Allison had a goal and an assist for the Blue Streaks.Bethlehem scored 14 goals in the first quarter en route to a 30-0 win over Troy. Dane Jones led 12 point-getters with five goals and two assists. Rylan Gaffney added three goals and two assists.

Corbin Clements scored five goals and Hansen Peck totaled four goals and one assist in Schuylerville’s 17-3 boys’ Foothills Council lacrosse win over Amsterdam. Nate Bohm, Alex DiCaterino and Chris Tilley scored for the Rams.

Carly Wise scored three goals to go with an assist, and Morgan Brooking, Allie Shamberger, Janie Judge and Noelle Tolan scored two goals apiece for the Saratoga Springs girls in an 18-1 Suburban Council win over Ballston Spa. Izzy Burke and Tash Chudy both had two assists for Saratoga.

Isabella Boardman scored six goals to power Colonie in its 23-1 win over Albany. Shannon Coyle added five in the win. Cassidy Foley scored for Albany, and Olivia Minarich made seven saves to give her over 100 for the season.

Ashlyn McPartlon struck for seven goals in Niskayuna’s 13-3 win over Averill Park. Gwendolyn Jamison scored two goals for Averill Park.

Maeve Conway had three goals and an assist, Caroline Marotta scored three goals, and Sophie Klein had a trio of assists as Bethlehem beat Kingston 11-9 in a non-league game. Avery Eick and Kait Tiejten both scored two goals for the Eagles.


Niskayuna piled up nine runs in the fifth inning to overcome a 3-1 deficit, and the Silver Warriors went on to post a 12-8 Suburban Council baseball win at Bethlehem.

Dan Quinn had a double, single, two RBIs and two runs scored for Niskayuna, Dylan Menillo had a double and single, Jacob Pirrone-Salisbury had two hits, and Tyler Toth had a hit and three RBIs. Ryan Taffe went 4 for 4 with an RBI, Joe Monserrat went  3 for 4 with a double and two RBIs to pace Bethlehem.

Marvin Hill went 3 for 4 with a home run, double, four RBIs and three runs scored to lead Mohonasen over Schalmont 14-2 in a five-inning Colonial Council baseball game. AJ Crux had two hits and three RBIs for Mohonasen, Jimmy Wilson had two hits and two RBIs, and Vinny Corolla had two hits and one RBI. Christian Tortorici had a triple and an RBI for Schalmont, and Jerek Hobb had a double and single.

Brady Holzhauer pitched a three-hitter with nine strikeouts, and Nate Garafalo hit a triple, double and scored a run in Ichabod Crane’s 4-0 win over Lansingburgh. Gunnar Gretchen-McLaughlin, Satchel Baumgartner and Alex Igras each had a hit and an RBI for the Riders.

Geneo Savoca gave up four hits, struck out 12 and doubled for Albany Academy in its 7-2 win over La Salle. Aidan O’Keefe had two hits for Academy, which used a five-run sixth to go up 7-1.  Noah Grandjean doubled and scored a run for La Salle.

Zowen Collins delivered a grand slam and a double, and Aaron Henry belted a three-run home run and a double to sprk Cobleskill-Richmondville in a 10-3 win over Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk.

Ryan Grimmick went 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI to back Zach Pingelski’s three-hit pitching in Mechanicville’s 4-2 Wasaren League win over Tamarac. Pingelski gave up one earned run over seven innings and struck out four. Peyton Richardson and Nevin Wilkie had doubles for the Begals.

Jack Montanye gave up one hit over four innings, Richie Tamsett allowed no hits over the final two frames, and the Canajoharie pitchers combined for 10 strikeouts as the Cougars shut down OESJ 10-0 in a Western Athletic Conference game. Tommy Weingart, Zack Suits and Tamsett had two hits apiece, with Suits collecting three RBIs and Tamsett finishing with two RBIs. Tamsett hit a triple and double and Weingart also doubled. 

Colin Handy surrendered two hits and struck out six in Mayfield’s 7-0 win over Northville. Zach Byrns had two hits and two RBIs for Mayfield, and Cameron Abdella had a hit and an RBI. The Panthers jumped on the Falcons with four runs in the first inning.

Mike Magliocca had a double and single, and Broadalbin-Perth used a four-run fifth and a three-run sixth to get past Johnstown 9-5 in the Foothills Council. Mick Winton had three hits and Zach Tallon had two for Johnstown.

Schuylerville pushed runs across in the first, fifth and six innings to edge Glens Falls 3-1. Owen Sherman had two hits and an RBI for the Black Horses, and Mark Earley had a double and an RBI. 

JJ Trudeau had a triple, two singles and two RBIs, Zak Halloran had a double and single, and Cohoes used a seven-run fourth-inning outburst to finish off Rensselaer 15-0 in a five-inning non-league game.

Shane Wetherington hit a home run and double, drove in three runs and scored two in Duanesburg’s 7-6 victory over Waterford-Halfmoon. Derrick Pontore had two hits for the Fordians.

Columbia scored five runs in the fifth inning and six in the sixth to overhaul Queensbury 12-5. Jacob Skarlis had two doubles, a single, four RBIs and three runs scored for Columbia, and Korin Laurilla had two doubles, a single and two RBIs.Tyler Spaulding had a double, single and two RBIs for Queensury.

Daniel Woloszyn’s fielder’s choice brought home the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake beat Gloversville 8-7. Burnt Hills scored twice in its last at-bat. John Wells had a double, single and an RBI for Burnt Hills, Shane Bonney had two hits and an RBI, and Luke Haluska had two hits. Lukas Oathout had a hit, an RBI and a run scored for Gloversville. 


Morgan Ormerod pitched a no-hitter with 14 strikeouts, and Emma Scheitinger and Clare Knapp homered in Ichabod Crane’s 12-0, five-inning win over Lansingburgh. Scheitinger went 3 for 4 with a double and three RBIs, and Makayla Walsh and Torre Tamez both had two hits including a double for the Riders.

Marissa Phillips allowed four hits and struck out six, and Maggie Raymond went 2 for 3 with a triple, three RBIs and two runs scored as Schalmont topped Mohonasen 11-2 in a senior night triumph. Alana Judeikis went 3 for 3 with two doubles, two RBIs and two runs scored for Mohonasen, and Annalise Tyler went 2 for 3 with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored.

Tamarac got three-hit pitching from Toni DeLorenzo in a 4-1 win over Greenwich, and clinched the Wasaren League title. Tamarac scored three runs in the second inning with Cameron McClurg, Jaelyn Stemp and Bella DeLorenzo driving in runs.

Kennedy Boisvert spun a no-hitter and fanned 15, MacKenna Roberson had a double, single and an RBI, and Alexis Pingelski had a hit and two RBI’s to lift Hoosick Falls past Stillwater 12-0 in a five-inning Wasaren League win. Hoosick Falls scored six runs in the third inning and four runs in the fourth.

Fonda-Fultonville erased a 5-2 deficit with four runs in the fourth inning and four more in the fifth to beat Schoharie 10-9 in the Western Athletic Conference. Talor Ferrucci and Amber Cole both went 3 for 4 and scored two runs for the Braves, with Cole connecting for a double.

Anna Cleary allowed four hits and struck out 10, and Ella Traynor homered in Bethlehem’s 6-1 Suburban Council win over Columbia.


Ichabod Crane got wins from singles players Ean Lantzy, Brett Richards, Simon Papas and Holden Reynolds in a 5-2 Colonial Council boys’ tennis win over Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk, and improved to 11-2 in the league.

Columbia blanked Troy 9-0 in Suburban Council play, with Evan Witte, William Bollam, Shashwat Panigrahi, Akkhil Morkonda and Chase  Galkiewicz notching straight-set wins for the Blue Devils.


Galway got wins from Julia Reedy in the 100 hurdles and triple jump, and beat Fort Plain 80-58 in a Western Athletic Conference girls’ track and field meet. Jordan DeNinno won the 400 hurdles, high jump and long jump for the Hilltoppers, Amelie Schwab won the 200 and 400, and Sarah Florian won the shot put and discus.

The Galway boys defeated Fort Plain 89-45 as Dalton Sargent won the 100, 200, long jump and triple jump for the Eagles. Thomas Villano won the shot put and discus for Galway.

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