Niskayuna youth basketball

Members of the Niskayuna Girls Travel Basketball Junior B team are shown at a Feb. 23 practice in Niskayuna. Top row, from left, are head coach Steve Souky, Nora Lennon, Natalie Prian, Sophia DeAngelo, Lila Conners, Lizzie Stoffer, assistant coach Marcie Stoffer; bottom row, from left, are Emma Souky, Ava Mygeri, Olivia Piraino, Kate St. Lucia, and Allison Malatesta. Missing from the photo is Katie Hessler. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Undefeated girls hoops squad heads to playoffs

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Two seasons ago, the core group of this year’s Niskayuna Girls Travel Basketball Junior B team played together for the first time and barely finished above .500. This season, the squad completed an…


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Boys hoops squads compete against Scotia

NISKAYUNA — Teams from the Niskayuna Youth Basketball Association took on Scotia Feb. 14, with the program’s eighth-grade team leading the way with a 49-43 victory. For the eighth-graders, Jack Murray and Tim Schaffer each had 11 points, George Tsakalakos…