Between the long, cold, snowy winter and the slow thaw this spring, area high schools have increasingly had trouble getting their scheduled varsity games in -- especially in sports such as baseball and softball.
Reserved seats for Saratoga Race Course now available for purchase
Those of you looking to make Saratoga your “August Place to Be” best start making plans now. Some tickets are on sale now.
The Bethlehem Youth Hockey Association Pee Wee A travel team captured the New York State Tier 2 championship with a 9-2 victory over last year’s champion, the NY Aviators, March 15, in Rochester. In the process, it became the first BYHA team to win a state title.
Shaker held on to edge Bethlehem 14-13 in a Suburban Council South Division game Tuesday, April 7.
Rounds calls victory a confidence booster
Guilderland dominated the first quarter, but Bethlehem dominated the rest of the game.
Carroll, Dunham win Delmar Dash on a winter-like morning
Patrick Carroll and Sara Dunham added their names to the list of Delmar Dash winners.
Life in the Suburban Council South Division won’t be easier for the Bethlehem and Guilderland baseball teams this season.
Bethlehem and Guilderland meet on the boys lacrosse field for the first time on April 2. Before that happens, here is a look at the two Suburban Council South Division rivals.
Bethlehem couldn’t keep up with Ossining’s pace in state semifinal loss
The Bethlehem girls basketball team defeated defending Section 2 champion Shenendehowa and defending regional champion Cicero-North Syracuse to reach the Class AA state semifinals. Playing the defending state champions proved to be too difficult for the Lady Eagles, though.
This appears in the March 18 editions of Spotlight News.
District weights lifting funding burden off booster clubs, cutting freshman football
After years of looking towards school sports for potential budget reductions, district leaders are proposing to increase overall funding to athletic programming.
Bethlehem girls basketball team advances to Final Four after knocking off Cicero-North Syracuse in regionals
At the rate it is going, anything seems possible for the Bethlehem girls basketball team.
Gabby Giacone's 25 points propel Lady Eagles past Shen in finals
This time, the stage wasn’t too big for the Bethlehem girls basketball team.
All Suburban Council final set in Class AA
For the first time since the state athletic association added Class AA to boys basketball, a Suburban Council team will win the largest school division title in Section 2.
Gabby Giacone leads Lady Eagles past Catholic Central
The Bethlehem girls basketball team punched its ticket to the Section 2 Class AA semifinals with a 62-43 quarterfinal win against Catholic Central Monday, March 2.
- A look at the girls basketball field for Sectionals
- A look at the boys basketball field for Sectionals
- Section II swim meet primer
- Colonie Youth Basketball helps Coaches vs. Cancer Friday
- Five Albany Dutchmen to watch
- Another Union player joins the pro ranks
- The ride is just beginning for Jeremy Welsh
- After 20 years, it's still an adventure
- This is the winter sports season?
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