In the wind and cold, Shenendehowa gave powerhouse Niskayuna all it could handle in Tuesday afternoon’s season opener. The Silver Warriors had to stave off several Plainsmen surges before recording a 14-12 lacrosse victory at Brent T. Steuerwald Stadium.
Shenedehowa's Pete Sacks checks Niskayuna's John Prendergast during game at Shenedehowa on Tuesday afternoon.
D.J. Edick heads to goal while Niskayuna's Jonathan Tiberio defends.
Shenedehowa Lacrosse fans try to keep warm during Tuesday afternoon cold temperatures and swift blowing winds. Shenedehowa hosted Niskayuna. Pictured left to right is Barb Owen, Tyler Burrall, Denise Burrall and Joanna Robbins.
Niskayuna's Luke Goldstock looks for pass during game against Shenedehowa on Tuesday. Shenendehowa's Kevin Beynon defends.
Shenedehowa players #6- Pat Coll hugs #2- D.J.Edick after a goal. Niskayunas goalie Evan Quinn at left.
Niskayuna's John Prendergast makes his way across field during game with Shenedhowa on Tuesday. Shenedehowa's Jack Healy defends.