I have been with The Daily Gazette since 1985, with a focus on high school sports since 1988. Have also covered colleges, recreation sports, Empire State Games.
Graduated from Guilderland High School, Morrisville and Oswego and earned degrees in Journalism Technology and Communications.
Played football and lacrosse at Guilderland. Played baseball throughout my youth starting in the old Altamont Little League. Played for many years on Gazette softball team.
Favorite pro teams: New York Mets, Miami Dolphins, Boston Celtics, New York Rangers.
I enjoy cats, history, painting and crafting, movie comedies, all kinds of music from old country to heavy metal.
Recent articles by Jim Schiltz:
- Jan 26, 2023 - Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake girls’ basketball beats Niskayuna in non-league contest
- Jan 24, 2023 - Girls’ basketball: Albany holds off Shenendehowa 63-54 in Suburban showdown
- Jan 20, 2023 - Duanesburg girls’ basketball star O’Hanlon building impressive legacy
- Jan 18, 2023 - Duanesburg boys’ basketball top Middleburgh 75-32
- Jan 17, 2023 - Schenectady boys’ basketball gets past Troy 65-58
- Jan 13, 2023 - Colonie boys’ basketball cruises past Schenectady
- Jan 10, 2023 - Girls’ basketball: Schalmont holds on, defeats town rival Mohonasen 48-45
- Jan 9, 2023 - Boys’ basketball: Tanksley leads determined Cohoes past Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons 70-65
- Jan 7, 2023 - Mekeel Christian Academy boys’ basketball improves to 5-0 with win over Fannie Lou Hamer
- Jan 6, 2023 - Niskayuna finds its stride in boys’ basketball win over Guilderland
- Dec 30, 2022 - Niskayuna football’s run highlights list of area high school firsts in 2022
- Dec 30, 2022 - Saratoga Springs girls’ basketball beats Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake in overtime