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Guilderland's Shea Thompson looks to pass while Niskayuna's Kit Christian defends during lacrosse action at Niskayuna on Thursday April 27, 2017. (Marc Schultz/Gazette Photographer)

Nisky grad Christian is all-state lacrosse pick

Niskayuna High School defender Kit Christian was named to the inaugural all-state girls’ lacrosse team released Sunday by the New York State Sportswriters Association. Christian, who graduated in June, made the large-school second team along with Bethlehem defender Claire Conway….


Jim Mueller putts on 13 Friday at Schenectady Municipal Golf Course.

It’s Mueller time again at Senior Classic

BOB WEINER For The Daily Gazette SCHENECTADY — Jim Mueller’s milestone performance was magnificent. Mueller won an all-time record 12th Schenectady Municipal Golf Course major championship with a near-flawless, bogey-free, 6-under-par 66 in the final round of the Schenectady Senior…



PHOTOGRAPHER: PETER R. BARBER
Alex Tudor of Shenendehowa makes a lay up next to Joselyn Hamilton of Niskayuna.

Nisky can’t stop Shenendehowa’s balanced attack

  Catherine Almeida scored a game-high 18 points as the Shenendehowa girls’ basketball team picked up a 75-39 Suburban Council victory against Niskayuna Tuesday. Megan Gillooley and Alex Tudor each added 16 points for Shenendehowa, while Niskayuna’s Olivia Owens had…





PHOTOGRAPHER: ERICA MILLER
Shenendehowa's Ian Anderson, shown here at a February clinic, is one of the better high school pitching prospects in the country.

Here are some high school players worth watching

By Jim Schiltz Major league scouts will be coming in droves to watch the pitching exploits of Shenendehowa senior IAN ANDERSON, just as they did a year ago to take in the batting and fielding prowess of Niska­yuna’s Garrett Whitley,…