3 Niskayuna boys’ volleyball players receive league honors

Niskayuna's Eoghan Stoffer, left, and Jim Cesare are shown after the team scored a point in a boys' volleyball match Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 against Colonie at Niskayuna High School. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)Niskayuna's Eoghan Stoffer, left, and Jim Cesare are shown after the team scored a point in a boys' volleyball match Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 against Colonie at Niskayuna High School. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

BY MICHAEL KELLY
Gazette Sportswriter

NISKAYUNA — The Suburban Council announced today its all-league team for boys’ volleyball, with several Niskayuna boys’ volleyball players receiving recognition.

Receiving the Silver Warriors’ lone first-team bid was Damien Whittemore.

Earning honorable mention status were Liam Meachem and Jim Cesare.

Niskayuna’s season ended Tuesday with a five-set loss to Shenendehowa.

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Michael Kelly
Michael Kelly is a sports reporter for Your Clifton Park and Your Niskayuna, weekly print publications of The Daily Gazette. Kelly grew up in Clifton Park and graduated from Shenendehowa High School in 2006. He is also a 2010 graduate of the Stony Brook University School of Journalism. Kelly's work has been honored by the New York News Publishers Association, the New York State Associated Press Association, and the Associated Press Sports Editors. His work has previously been featured in The (Amsterdam) Recorder, The Saratogian, and Albany Times Union.