BY MICHAEL KELLY
NISKAYUNA — Here are five things to know for today about Niskayuna High School athletics:
1: Head coach Mike Vorgang will pick up career win No. 350 if the Niskayuna boys lacrosse squad wins today against Columbia. Despite some injury woes, the Silver Warriors are unbeaten this season in Section II play.
2: The Niskayuna girls lacrosse team will also be in action today vs. Columbia. Ranked No. 7 in the state, the Silver Warriors are coming off a 24-3 win on Tuesday against Colonie.
3: With a 9-0 victory Wednesday against Colonie, the Niskayuna boys tennis team collected its fifth win of the season. The Silver Warriors have only lost once this season.
4: Wednesday, the Niskayuna baseball team used two singles from Matt Toy and a double from Mike VanHeusen to topple Colonie, 9-3.
5: Two hits apiece came from Stacy Gordon, Hannah Salmon, and Makaylah Woodward, but that was not enough Wednesday for the Niskayuna softball team. The squad lost to Colonie, 18-2.
(Home games at school, unless otherwise noted)
4:15 p.m.: Boys lacrosse at Columbia
4:15 p.m.: Girls lacrosse hosts Columbia
4:15 p.m.: Boys track and field hosts Mohonasen
4:15 p.m.: Softball hosts Columbia, at Van Antwerp
4:15 p.m.: Boys tennis at Columbia
4:30 p.m.: Baseball hosts Columbia, at Joe Bruno Stadium
4:30 p.m.: Boys track and field at New Hartford invitational
11:45 a.m.: Boys track and field at Colonie invitational
11:45 a.m.: Girls track and field at Colonie invitational
1 p.m.: Crew hosts Section II championship regatta, at Aqueduct Park on Mohawk River
4 p.m.: Girls lacrosse hosts Brewster
7:30 p.m.: Baseball hosts Schenectady, at Blatnick Park
6 a.m.: Crew hosts Section II championship regatta, at Aqueduct Park on Mohawk River
4:15 p.m.: Boys tennis hosts Shaker, at Central Park
4:30 p.m.: Softball at Troy
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