Albany Athletics Beat Tampa For AABC National Championship
What a finish. Dan Barbero hit a two-out 3-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to propel the Albany Athletics past Tampa Elite Ray, 7-5, and win its first AABC National Championship in Port St. Lucie, Florida.
Christodulu Named Shenendehowa Varsity Baseball Coach
The Shenendehowa Board of Education unanimously approved the recommendation of Greg Christodulu as its next varsity baseball coach.
Shenendehowa Athletics Announces 2012 Hall of Fame Induction Class
The Shenendehowa Athletic Department has announced the following individuals and one team have been selected for induction as the 2012 Class of the Shenendehowa Athletic Hall of Fame.
Shenendehowa’s Kinkaid Fifth in State Golf Tournament
Shenendehowa's Alex Kinkaid (eClub Capital District) shot two rounds of 74 for 148 to finish in a fifth place tie in the New York State Junior Championship at Mark Twain Golf Course (Elmira).
Foothills Council Track and Field All-Stars Announced
The postseason honors continue in Section II as the Foothills Council Track and Field All-Stars were recently announced. The complete list follows.
Section II Well Represented in BCANY Summer Hoops Festival
Several Section II basketball players will be competing in the second annual BCANY (Basketball Coaches Association of New York) Summer Hoops Festival in Johnson City which runs Friday through Sunday at three schools.
Brosious Resigns as Mohonasen Girls Basketball Coach
Paul Brosious has decided to call it quits as Mohonasen High School girl's basketball coach after four seasons.
Hoffman, Kelly, Dedrick Top Suburban Council Baseball Team
Chris Dedrick (Columbia), Miles Kelly (Shenendehowa) and David Hoffman (Niskayuna) earned top honors on the Suburban Council All-Star Baseball Team this season.
Zayas Expected to be Named Head of NYSPHSAA
Robert J. Zayas is expected to take over as the new Executive Director of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA).
Wylie Takes Over Schenectady Varsity Girls Basketball program
Kathleen Wylie will bring her basketball knowledge to Schenectady High School next season as the new girls varsity basketball coach replacing Carol Lupo who stepped down for personal reasons.
Shenendehowa’s Porter Shines in Prestigious Wrestling Event
In the middle of summer, why not talk about high school wrestling? Shenendehowa High School junior wrestler Alexis Porter captured the ASICS/Vaughan Cadet and Junior National Championships' Cadet girls' 143-pound division title at Fargo, N.D. recently.
Amsterdam Loses A Local Sports Legend — Section II News & Notes
The Section II community lost a fine individual recently. Roger Seward of Amsterdam, one of the big supporters of student-athletes in Section II, passed away.