Category: Scotia-Glenville

Capital District High School Hockey League: Shenendehowa strikes three times in third period to top Queensbury

Shenendehowa scored three goals in the third period to defeat Queensbury 5-2 Friday, Jan. 18, in a Capital District High School Hockey League game at the Clifton Park Arena.

Brennan Alheim and Cole Haldane each had a pair of goals and an assist for the Plainsmen (5-2-0 league, 9-4-1 overall). Goalie Kent Leighton stopped 25 of the 27 shots he faced.

Brayden Ordway and Jack Randall tallied for Queensbury (5-3-0, 9-5-0), and goalie Owen Smith made 28 saves. Continue reading “Capital District High School Hockey League: Shenendehowa strikes three times in third period to top Queensbury”

Indoor track and field: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake girls distance medley relay team wins Yale Invitational

Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake took first place in the girls distance championship medley relay at the Yale Invitational last weekend in New Haven, Conn. The Spartans finished with a time of 12:10.41 – the second-fastest national time by a high school team this season.

BH-BL also placed second in the 55-59 boys distance medley relay with a time of 10:51.61 and finished third in the championship boys 3,200-meter relay with a time of 8:07.56.

Several individual BH-BL runners excelled at the Yale Invitational. Nick Hunziker was second in the boys mile with a time of 4:23.24, while teammate Aidan Gillooley placed 10th with a time of 4:29.85. Rory Graham placed third in the girls 1,000-meter race with a time of 2:56.26, and Tyler Berg finished fourth in the boys 3,000-meter race with a time of 8:38.06. Rece Gobel took 10th place in the boys 600-meter race with a time of 1:24.63. Continue reading “Indoor track and field: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake girls distance medley relay team wins Yale Invitational”

Capital District High School Hockey League: Bethlehem skates past Capital District

Bethlehem moved back into first place with an 8-3 victory over the Capital District Jets in a Capital District High School Hockey League game Friday, Jan. 11, at the Albany County Hockey Facility in Colonie.

The Eagles (6-2-0 league, 11-2-0 overall) scored the first three goals of the game and then used Michael Bievenue’s four-goal run in the third period to put the game out of Capital District’s reach.

Connor Carroll contributed two goals and three assists for Bethlehem, which moved one standings point ahead of Albany Academy for first place. Justin Chenaille had a goal and two assists, and Ben LaVigne added a goal and an assist. Continue reading “Capital District High School Hockey League: Bethlehem skates past Capital District”

CDHSHL: Hunter Caola’s goal lifts LaSalle past Capital District; Storm and Mohawks play to a tie

Hunter Caola’s goal with 7.5 seconds left in regulation gave LaSalle a 3-2 victory over the Capital District Jets Saturday, Dec. 22, in a Capital District High School Hockey League game at the Albany County Hockey Facility.

Noah Savastio tallied off an assist from Scott Matson with 5:03 remaining in the third period to tie the score at 2-2 for the Jets (0-6-0 league, 0-8-0 overall), but Caola knocked home a shot in the waning seconds to put the Cadets (2-3-0, 3-3-1) in front.

Mike Baker and Jack O’Bryan also tallied for LaSalle, while goalie Kyle McGee stopped 26 shots. Frankie Congiusta scored a goal for Capital District, and goalie Patrick Turnbull turned aside 29 shots.

Elsewhere in the CDHSHL, Niskayuna/Schenectady/Albany (3-1-1, 4-2-1) played the GMSVS Storm to a 3-3 tie at Union College. Kevin Abatto, Matt Trippany and Patrick Trippany notched the Mohawks’s goals, while Evan Carey, Brendan Dunleavy and Maddie LeBel tallied for the Storm (2-4-1, 3-5-2).

Quality beats quantity as Albany Academy defeats Saratoga Springs in CDHSHL action

It was a case of quality over quantity as Albany Academy defeated Saratoga Springs 5-2 Friday, Dec. 21, in a Capital District High School Hockey League game.

The Blue Streaks out-shot the Cadets 31-17, but the Cadets (5-0-0 league, 5-1-0 overall) made those shots count as they remained undefeated in league play.

Anthony Sericolo led a balanced Albany Academy attack with a goal and two assists, while goalie Dan Guy had 29 saves. Dan Moshier, Jameson McDonald and Jack Ripley also scored goals for the Cadets.

Joe Amodio and Will Detora tallied in the third period for Saratoga Springs (2-2-0, 5-3-0). Continue reading “Quality beats quantity as Albany Academy defeats Saratoga Springs in CDHSHL action”

Foothills Council bowling: Riley Griffiths’ big day leads Gloversville past Scotia-Glenville

Riley Griffths had a big evening for Gloversville in a 3,683-3,033 victory over Scotia-Glenville Monday, Dec. 17, in a Foothills Council bowling match.

Griffths rolled a 276 in the second of his three games on his way to recording a 724 series for Gloversville. Derek Taylor bowled a pair of 229 games as part of a 658 series, and Lane Daley added a 636 series.

Ryan Rockwell led Scotia-Glenville with a 222 game and a 581 series.

Capital District High School Hockey League: Shenendehowa upends Bethlehem; CBA skates past Capital District

Shenendehowa ended Bethlehem’s winning streak at six games with a 4-3 Capital District High School Hockey League victory over the Eagles Friday, Dec. 14, at Clifton Park Arena.

Cole Haldane and Zach Rupert each had a goal and two assists, and goaltender Kent Leighton stopped 35 shots to help the Plainsmen (2-0-0 league, 4-2-0 overall) knock off the state’s No. 2-ranked Division 1 team. Brennan Alheim and Ryan Saelens also tallied for Shen.

Justin Chenaille struck for two goals, and goalie Michael Kurdziolek made 26 saves for Bethlehem (3-1-0, 6-1-0). Continue reading “Capital District High School Hockey League: Shenendehowa upends Bethlehem; CBA skates past Capital District”

Capital District High School Hockey League: Storm edges Adirondack

GLENS FALLS – The GMSVS Storm notched the game-winning goal in overtime to defeat the Adirondack Rivermen 3-2 Tuesday, Dec. 11, in a Capital District High School Hockey League game at the Glens Falls Recreational Center.

Collin Lagios notched a goal and an assist, and Evan Carey contributed a pair of assists for the Storm (2-2-0 league, 3-3-1 overall). Alex Bzdell and Maddie LeBel also tallied, and goalie Allie Kelley stopped 18 shots to pick up the win.

Dupree Harris and Nate Scarincio tallied for Adirondack, and goalie Ben DiFiore had 23 saves.

Brooke Pickett, Stillwater lead the way in state girls soccer postseason honors

After winning its first NYSPHSAA girls soccer title, Stillwater cleaned up when the New York State Sportswriters and Coaches Organization for Girls Sports (NYSSCOGS) announced its year-end All-State teams this week.

Brooke Pickett was named Class C Player of the Year, and Christina Ihnatolya was chosen as the Class C Coach of the Year by a panel of sportswriters and coaches from across New York. Pickett was instrumental in leading the Lady Warriors to an undefeated season, as she led all of Section 2 with 52 goals.

Three more Stillwater players were selected to the Class C All-State Team – Keelyn Peacock (first team), Teya Staie (first team) and Devon Wagner (fifth team). Continue reading “Brooke Pickett, Stillwater lead the way in state girls soccer postseason honors”

Capital District High School Hockey League: Brendan Dunleavy’s buzzer beater lifts Storm past Jets

GLENVILLE – Brendan Dunleavy’s goal with one second left in overtime gave the GMSVS Storm a 4-3 victory over the Capital District Jets in a Capital District High School Hockey League game Friday, Nov. 30, at the Schenectady County Recreational Facility.

Mike Farina Jr. tallied off a feed from Dunleavy with 3:03 left in regulation to tie the score at 3-3 for the Storm (1-0-0 league, 2-1-0 overall). Then as time ticked down in overtime, Dunleavy took a pass from Alex Bzdell and shot the puck past Patrick Turnbull to propel the home team to victory.

Dunleavy and Cole Pasquini scored in the first period to give the Storm a 2-0 lead. Tristan Shelhamer tallied in the final minute of the first period to trim the deficit in half and then scored early in the third period to tie the game at 2-2 for the Jets (0-1-0, 0-3-0). Jared Caruso put the Jets in front 44 seconds later off a feed from Noah Savasito.

Goaltender Allie Kelley had 18 saves for the Storm, three of which came in overtime. Turnbull turned aside 23 shots for the Jets.