Niskayuna Field Hockey




Members of the Niskayuna Pre-Dawn Warriors field hockey team are shown after winning the February-March session of play in the Capitalland Winter League. Team members shown in the back row from left are Claire Skumurski, Isabelle McDonald, Jen Huh, Meaghan Kehoe, Ava Schroeder, Ana Dickson, Kristen Brinsko; shown in the front row from left are Charlotte Hay, Izzy Pipa, Eileen King, Lauren Moran, Cameron Brownsey, Hailey Jones. Not pictured in the photo is team member Emma Skumurski. (Photo provided)

Niskayuna field hockey program wins 2 titles

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter HALFMOON — The Niskayuna Pre-Dawn Warriors field hockey team recently won back-to-back sessions of the Capitalland Winter League at the Sportsplex of Halfmoon. The program won both the December-January and February-March sessions of the league….


Niskayuna's Natalie Metzger makes a pass  during a Friday, Sept. 4, 2015 girls' field hockey game. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

8 from Niskayuna field hockey pick up league honors

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — A host of Niskayuna field hockey players earned honors Friday from the Suburban Council for their play during the 2015 season. Making the first team were junior Natalie Metzger and senior Ellie Petraccione….


Niskayuna players huddle together during a Friday, Sept. 4, 2015 girls' field hockey game. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics report: Oct. 22

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Our rundown on what you need to know for today about Niskayuna High School athletics. ONE: The Niskayuna field hockey team pulled off an upset in the Section II Class A quarterfinals on…



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…


Niskayuna boys' soccer's Merjan Ozisik, right, battles with CBA's Dustin Scaringe during a game Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics report: Oct. 2

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 sweep Tuesday of Averill Park, Columbia, and Troy,…


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:…


Team members do a cheer together in the water during Niskayuna's girls' swimming and diving meet Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Niskayuna athletics rundown: Sept. 10

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Here is what you need to know for today about Niskayuna athletics. YESTERDAY’S SCORES BOYS’ VOLLEYBALL: Shaker 3, Niskayuna 1 FIELD HOCKEY: Bethlehem at Niskayuna (No score reported) GIRLS’ SWIMMING & DIVING: Niskayuna…