BY MICHAEL KELLY
NISKAYUNA — Here is what you need to know for today about Niskayuna athletics.
BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY: At four-way meet, Niskayuna beats Shaker, falls to Bethlehem & Colonie
BOYS’ SOCCER: Niskayuna 4, Columbia 0
GIRLS’ CROSS COUNTRY: At four-way meet, Niskayuna falls to Bethlehem, Colonie, & Shaker
GIRLS’ SOCCER: Niskayuna at Columbia, PPD
GIRLS’ TENNIS: Niskayuna at Columbia, PPD
GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL: Columbia 3, Niskayuna 0
Dylan Sheely scored twice for the Niskayuna boys’ soccer team, which also received three saves from Joey Romano in a shutout.
For the Niskayuna boys’ cross country team, Charlie Ragone was the top finisher at 17:44.90, while Marisa DiVietro led the Niskayuna girls’ cross country squad at 21.57.70.
TODAY’S TOP GAME
After a long wait and a postponed meet last week, the Niskayuna girls’ swimming and diving team gets going today. The Silver Warriors, coming off a fantastic 2014 season, play host this afternoon to Mohonasen in a league matchup.
(Home games at high school, unless otherwise noted)
4:15 p.m.: Field hockey at Bethlehem
4:15 p.m.: Golf hosts Columbia, at Mohawk Country Club
4:30 p.m.: Girls’ swimming and diving hosts Mohonasen
5:30 p.m.: Boys’ volleyball at Shaker
Thursday, Sept. 10
4:15 p.m.: Boys’ soccer at Colonie
4:15 p.m.: Girls’ soccer hosts Colonie
4:15 p.m.: Girls’ tennis hosts Colonie
4:15 p.m.: Golf at Colonie
5:30 p.m.: Girls’ volleyball hosts Colonie
Friday, Sept. 11
4:15 p.m.: Field hockey hosts Shaker
5:30 p.m.: Boys’ volleyball at Shenendehowa
7 p.m.: Football at South Glens Falls
Saturday, Sept. 12
11 a.m.: Boys’ soccer hosts Albany
1 p.m.: Girls’ soccer at Albany