The Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake boys’ volleyball team needed five sets to get past Niskayuna in a Suburban Council boys’ volleyball match on Wednesday, finally pulling out coach Paul Sander’s 500th career victory with scores of 26-24, 25-15, 22-25, 13-25, 15-11.
Noah Bocketti had 14 kills, three blocks and three aces for the Spartans, Colin Pickard had 11 kills and one block and Cody Gladding had 23 assists.
Isaiah Echmen had 14 kills, three blocks and three aces for Niskayuna, Ryan Spain had nine kills and 21 digs, Dylan Otty had 24 digs and Shane Goldberg had 25 digs and 22 assists.
Ichabod Crane got past Mohonasen, 25-21, 16-25, 25-17, 25-17 in a Colonial Council girls’ match.
Angie O’Leary led the Riders with five aces and 23 assists, and Ally Flint had five aces and 11 kills. Meghan Lavenia had 13 digs for Mohonasen, and Emily Lindemann had six kills and five aces.
Voorheesville topped Schalmont, as Maddie Reilly had five kills and two blocks for the Blackbirds, and Carrie Nasadoski had four aces and six digs. Karissa Antoine had 11 kills and six blocks for Schalmont, Mia Jensen had 23 assists, Keria Noga had 15 digs and 11 kills and Natalia David had 10 digs and six kills.
Lansingburgh topped Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk, 25-14, 25-13, 20-25, 25-21.
Naima Martin had nine aces and 15 assists for Lansingburgh, and MacKenzie O’Brien had six kills and 11 aces. Briana Capuano had 11 assists for Ravena.
Cohoes thwarted a comeback by Cobleskill-Richmondville to pull out a victory, 27-25, 25-9, 15-25, 17-25, 16-14.
Mary Breen had nine kills, two aces and 11 digs for Cohoes, Sydney Hunt had 11 assists, seven kills, five aces and six digs and Regina Poulin had 19 assists, two aces, three kills and seven digs. Joanna McCann had six kills for Cobleskill, and Sam Rogers had four kills.