Niskayuna cross country

Members of the football team huddle during practice Monday, Aug. 15, 2016 in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Sportswriter)

Fall sports: 10 Niskayuna competitions to watch

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — With most teams opening their training camps Aug. 15, the fall sports season is underway for the Niskayuna High School programs. Games, matches and meets start in the final week of August. Here…


Members of the Niskayuna wrestling team are shown after the Dec. 5 Ballston Spa Duals. (Photo provided)

What’s up in Niskayuna sports: Dec. 7

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — A look at recent results and what’s coming up this week in Niskayuna High School athletics. BOYS’ HOOPS SHOWDOWN With a 2-0 record after one week of play, the Niskayuna boys’ basketball team…



Niskayuna players celebrate a goal during a Section II Class AA girls' soccer semifinal match in Stillwater. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Sportswriter)

Niskayuna athletics report: Nov. 2

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Our rundown with the latest top-five news items concerning Niskayuna High School athletics. ONE: With a dramatic 1-0 win Friday against Shaker, the Niskayuna girls’ soccer team earned a bid to Wednesday’s Section…


Niskayuna prepares to start a play during a boys' volleyball match Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 against Colonie at Niskayuna High School. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics report: Oct. 9

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Our late-week report on everything Niskayuna High School athletics, with recent scores and highlights for the Silver Warriors teams. BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY The latest: A break from action heading into a big weekend….


Niskayuna girls' volleyball's Casey Sims (7) smiles in between points during a Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 match in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics report: Oct. 6

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Our early-week report on everything Niskayuna High School athletics, with recent scores and highlights for the Silver Warriors teams. BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY The latest: A second-place finish in its division at the Grout…


Head coach Bryce Colby, facing, talks to his team during a Niskayuna girls' soccer practice Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015 in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics rundown: Sept. 28

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Here is what you need to know for today about Niskayuna athletics. SATURDAY’S SCORES BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY: 2nd overall at EJ Herrman invitational BOYS’ SOCCER: Guilderland 2, Niskayuna 1 FOOTBALL: Averill Park 35,…



Brandon Munger of Niskayuna pulls away from Ryan Deguire of Mohonasen Friday, September 18, 2015. (PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER)

Niskayuna athletics rundown: Sept. 21

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Here is what you need to know for today about Niskayuna athletics. RECENT SCORES FRIDAY BOYS’ VOLLEYBALL: Columbia at Niskayuna (No score reported) FIELD HOCKEY: Guilderland 2, Niskayuna 1 (OT) FOOTBALL: Mohonasen 20,…


Niskayuna teammates cheer during a Section II matchup between Shenendehowa and Niskayuna varsity swim teams at the Shenendehowa Aquatic Center in Clifton Park on Tuesday, September 15, 2015. (PATRICK DODSON/GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER)

Niskayuna athletics rundown: Sept. 16

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Here is what you need to know for today about Niskayuna athletics. YESTERDAY’S SCORES BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY: Niskayuna falls to Shenendehowa 21-37, Niskayuna falls to CBA 27-30, Niskayuna tops Albany 17-46 BOYS’ SOCCER:…


Niskayuna players walk off the field after a Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 boys' soccer game in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics rundown: Sept. 15

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Here is what you need to know for today about Niskayuna athletics. RECENT SCORES FRIDAY BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY: Niskayuna 9th at Springstead Invitational GIRLS’ CROSS COUNTRY: Niskayuna 8th at Springstead Invitational BOYS’ VOLLEYBALL:…