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:
- Apr 17, 2021 - Mohonasen boys’ soccer beats rival Schalmont
- Apr 16, 2021 - Terrelonge scores three touchdowns as Shenendehowa football wins fourth straight game
- Apr 15, 2021 - Five things to know for Week 5 of season
- Apr 14, 2021 - Niskayuna boys’ volleyball team on pause after COVID-19 exposure
- Apr 14, 2021 - Shenendehowa grad Porter on Olympic Games wrestling doorstep
- Apr 13, 2021 - First-half run lifts Syracuse women’s lacrosse past UAlbany
- Apr 12, 2021 - Holy Trinity calls off remainder of football season due to low number of players
- Apr 10, 2021 - Schalmont remains unbeaten behind Randle, Green, Parker
- Apr 9, 2021 - O’Brien scores 3 touchdowns in Niskayuna win over Scotia-Glenville
- Apr 8, 2021 - Shenendehowa freshman Wilson making his mark with boys’ volleyball team