Niskayuna softball

PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake keeper Lexie Ball tries to make a save on a shot by Abby O'Brien of Niskayuna Saturday, April 25, 2015.

Silver Warriors athletics rundown: May 5

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Here are three things to know for today about Niskayuna High School athletics: 1: The Niskayuna girls lacrosse team won three games with lopsided margins last week … and somehow dropped five spots…


Niskayuna High School lacrosse coach Mike Vorgang during the team's NYS Class A semifinal against Massapequa at Hofstra University Wednesday, June 4, 2014.  (Gazette file photo)

Silver Warriors athletics rundown: April 30

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Here are five things to know for today about Niskayuna High School athletics: 1: Head coach Mike Vorgang will pick up career win No. 350 if the Niskayuna boys lacrosse squad wins today…


Members of the Niskayuna boys lacrosse team huddle during an April 28 game against Colonie in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Silver Warriors athletics rundown: April 29

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Here are five things to know for today about Niskayuna High School athletics: 1: Things went pretty well Tuesday for the Niskayuna girls lacrosse team. Playing against Colonie in a Suburban Council contest,…


Stacey Jordan of Niskayuna makes the play at first base as Shelby Van Epps of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake is late to the base Monday, April 27, 2015. (Peter R. Barber/Gazette Photographer)

Quick start pays off for Niskayuna

BY BILL PALMER Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — The good news was that the Niskayuna softball team scored a season-high 19 runs Monday, with a makeshift lineup. The bad news is that the Silver Warriors gave up 13 runs Monday with…


Aidan Byrne of Niskayuna and Peter Beidl of Shenendehowa battle for the loose ball  Thursday, April 23, 2015. (PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER)

Silver Warriors athletics rundown: April 24

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Here are five things to know for today about Niskayuna High School athletics: 1: The matchup today for the Niskayuna baseball squad is a major one. Shenendehowa junior pitcher Ian Anderson will get…



Niskayuna baseball's Zack LeBlanc, left, congratulates teammate Garrett Whitley, center, after his two-run home run during an April 15 game against Guilderland. At right is Pat O'Brien, who scored on the home run. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Silver Warriors athletics rundown: April 16

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Five things to know about yesterday’s news and upcoming action for Niskayuna High School athletics: Garrett Whitley homered, but it was not enough for the Niskayuna baseball team. The Silver Warriors lost Wednesday…


Niskayuna softball's Stacy Gordon winds up to throw a pitch during an April 13 game against Saratoga Springs in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Softball: Niskayuna picks up 1st win of 2015

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — In each of the first three times Saratoga Springs leadoff hitter Kaeli Conroy stepped to the plate in an April 13 Suburban Council contest, the softball off her bat found its way to…