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Joseph Girard III named Class B football Co-Player of the Year in New York state

Glens Falls quarterback Joseph Girard III was named the Class B Co-Player of the Year for the second year in a row when the New York State Sportswriters Association revealed its small school all-state football teams Tuesday, Jan. 8.

Girard threw for 3,084 yards and 36 touchdowns against six interceptions to lead the Indians to their second state Class B title in three years. He also carried the ball 107 times for 395 yards and 13 touchdowns, and he had three touchdowns on defense and special teams.

Girard split Player of the Year honors with Batavia running back Ray Leach, who set Section 5 records for rushing yards, touchdowns and points scored in leading the Blue Devils to the state final against Glens Falls.

Glens Falls kicker Sam Hogan and Hudson linebacker Spencer Goldstein were first team all-state selections in Class B. Hogan converted 57 extra point kicks and added a pair of field goals, while Goldstein was one of the top defenders for a Hudson team that finished second in the Reinfurt Division. Continue reading “Joseph Girard III named Class B football Co-Player of the Year in New York state”

Section 2 Class C football: Coxsackie-Athens earns road win at Watervliet

Coxsackie-Athens pulled away with two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to defeat Watervliet 33-13 Friday, Sept. 28, in a Section 2 Class C football game.

Quarterback Joe Notarbartolo threw for 155 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Indians. Notarbartolo connected with Jesse White on a 50-yard scoring strike in the first quarter and added a 15-yard touchdown pass to Tim Simmons in the second quarter.

Notarbartolo also ran for 67 yards and a touchdown for Coxsackie-Athens. Jaylen Buckner gained 46 yards on the ground and a touchdown.

Jarahn Parlemont led Watervliet with 60 rushing yards and a touchdown.

Section 2 Class C football: Helderberg Valley earns third straight win; Chatham cruises to victory

Jesse Waddell scored two touchdowns in the first quarter to lead Helderberg Valley to a 34-13 victory at Watervliet Friday, Sept. 21, in a Section 2 Class C South Division football game.

Waddell had a 45-yard scoring run early in the opening quarter and finished another drive with a 10-yard touchdown for Helderberg Valley (3-1), which won its third consecutive game after an opening week loss to Voorheesville. Jake Stahl added a 66-yard touchdown reception late in the first quarter to put Helderberg Valley ahead 20-0. Continue reading “Section 2 Class C football: Helderberg Valley earns third straight win; Chatham cruises to victory”

Class C football: Dominic Rogalo’s touchdown gives Watervliet last-second victory over Taconic Hills

Dominic Rogalo caught a 35-yard touchdown pass as time expired to give Watervliet a 22-16 victory over Taconic Hills in a Section 2 Class C South Division football game Friday, Sept. 14. Continue reading “Class C football: Dominic Rogalo’s touchdown gives Watervliet last-second victory over Taconic Hills”

Class C football: Granville defeats Corinth in North Country battle; Watervliet shuts out Rensselaer in non-league contest

The Granville football team jumped out to a 16-0 lead in the first quarter and cruised to a 32-6 victory over Corinth in a Class C North Division game Friday, Sept. 7.

Cody Rice caught a 66-yard touchdown pass to put the Golden Horde on the scoreboard. Taylor Bourn then capped another Granville scoring drive with a 1-yard run. Continue reading “Class C football: Granville defeats Corinth in North Country battle; Watervliet shuts out Rensselaer in non-league contest”

Friday night football wrap-up: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake storms past Gloversville; Chatham pulls away from Watervliet

Defending Section 2 Class A football champion Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake cruised to a 64-7 victory over Gloversville in its season opener Friday, Aug. 31, in Gloversville. Continue reading “Friday night football wrap-up: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake storms past Gloversville; Chatham pulls away from Watervliet”

Class C football previews: Corinth, Granville, Helderberg Valley, Mechanicville and Watervliet

Corinth
Head coach: Justin Culligan
Last year’s record: 2-7
Playoff result: N/A

Returning starters: Nate Warrington (offensive line/linebacker), Shawn Tedesco (running back/defensive end), Gabe Allen (running back/linebacker), Nick Davis (offensive line/linebacker), John Rose III (wide receiver/defensive back)

Graduated: Garrett Wold (wide receiver/defensive back), Nick Moses (offensive line/defensive line), Noah Weatherby (offensive line/defensive line), Shane Tedesco (offensive line/defensive line), Colt Guilder (quarterback), Jake Yanke (kicker/punter), Dillon Guilder (offensive line/defensive line), Dillon Brooks (running back/linebacker), Zach Bovee (wide receiver/defensive back), Josh Nolet (running back/defensive back), Brandon Decker (wide receiver/linebacker) Continue reading “Class C football previews: Corinth, Granville, Helderberg Valley, Mechanicville and Watervliet”