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:
- Oct 19, 2020 - Schenectady/Colonie swim team finally hits the water
- Oct 18, 2020 - 10 numbers of note from fall high school sports
- Oct 18, 2020 - Niskayuna girls’ cross country wins over Bethlehem
- Oct 17, 2020 - Unbeaten Shaker girls’ soccer team starts strong in win 2-0 over Niskayuna
- Oct 16, 2020 - Young Schenectady girls’ soccer team makes delayed season debut
- Oct 15, 2020 - Duanesburg’s Grant, Fonda-Fultonville WAC golf champions
- Oct 14, 2020 - Adams leads Burnt Hills field hockey to second win, 6-0 over Niskayuna
- Oct 11, 2020 - Cobleskill-Richmondville wrestling champ Crooks commits to Harvard
- Oct 10, 2020 - Lorenc steps up in Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake boys’ soccer draw against Colonie
- Oct 9, 2020 - Sullivan, defense lift Burnt Hills field hockey to season-starting win