7 Niskayuna boys’ lacrosse players earn league honors

Niskayuna head coach Mike Vorgang, facing at left, talks to his team after a Thursday, April 21, 2016 boys' lacrosse game at Niskayuna High School. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Sportswriter)Niskayuna head coach Mike Vorgang, facing at left, talks to his team after a Thursday, April 21, 2016 boys' lacrosse game at Niskayuna High School. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Sportswriter)

BY MICHAEL KELLY
Gazette Sportswriter

NISKAYUNA — Seven Niskayuna boys’ lacrosse players earned league recognition when the Suburban Council released its all-league teams Wednesday.

Joining the first team from Niskayuna were attackman James Sexton, defenseman Jake Shephard, face-off specialist Dylan Pantalone and midfielders Lucas Quinn and Mike Doxie.

Second-team selections went to attackman Aidan Byrne and defensive midfielder Justin Wise.

Niskayuna won the league’s regular season title.

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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.