2016 schedule released for Niskayuna football

Team members run off the field together before Niskayuna's football game against Green Tech on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015 in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)Team members run off the field together before Niskayuna's football game against Green Tech on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015 in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

BY MICHAEL KELLY
Gazette Sportswriter

NISKAYUNA — Schedules were released today for the upcoming Section II football season.

After two years playing at the Class A level, Niskayuna returns to Class AA for the 2016 season and will compete in the Empire Division. The Silver Warriors are coming off a three-win season in 2015.

The following is Niskayuna’s schedule for the 2016 season, which starts Sept. 2

WEEK 1: at Guilderland

WEEK 2: at Colonie

WEEK 3: at Shenendehowa

WEEK 4: hosts CBA

WEEK 5: at Saratoga Springs

WEEK 6: hosts Ballston Spa

WEEK 7: hosts Albany

About the Author

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.