MIDDLETOWN — The Niskayuna boys’ lacrosse team scored the biggest win of its season and perhaps in program history today, knocking off Syosset 14-11 in the state semifinals at Faller Field.
Niskayuna will play for a state championship 1:30 p.m. Saturday against West Genesee at Vestal High School. The Silver Warriors have never won a state title.
Lucas Quinn scored five goals in today’s victory, which came against the state’s No. 1 team. Niskayuna had entered the game ranked No. 9, but outscored Syosset 4-0 in the final period to pick up the win.
Also for the Silver Warriors, Aidan O’Brien had three goals and four assists, while James Sexton scored twice.
Check back later at yourniskayuna.com for a more extensive report about the game.
— Michael Kelly