Orange Bringing National Attention To Upstate New York Football
No matter which college team you root for, no one should deny the benefits to all of New York football when Syracuse University is playing well. 31 New Yorkers are currently on NFL rosters in 2022. Former pro football stars like Ron Jaworski, Boomer Esiason and even fan favorite Rob Gronkowski are all from the Empire State. Top names and the big teams always draw fans attention. That's why it's awesome when the Orange are playing well because upstate New York draws the attention of all of college football.
Glens Falls & Cambridge-Salem Cruise In Saturday HS Football
Only 3 football games were on the Section 2 docket for a beautiful fall Saturday afternoon. All three games featured ranked teams. We have the remainder of Friday night's scores, plus a preview of next week's big match-ups.
Shaker, Ballston Spa & Niskayuna Roll In Friday HS Football Recap
It was definitely fall football last night with temperatures at some fields in Section 2 dipping into the 40's as the sun fell on Friday evening. 24 teams suited up for 12 games in the Capital Region. There were a number a blowouts, some excitingly close games and some upsets. Something for everyone.
NY Giants Honor Upstate New York Football Coach, and Here’s Why
Each week, the New York Giants award one coach the Lou Rettino High School Coach of the Week Award, and this week, a Capital Region coach has been selected.
This Latest MLB Disgrace Involves a New York Broadcaster Being ‘Traded’?
MLB has blown it again, as baseball fans will have to watch Aaron Judge's pursuit of history on a streaming service. Now, a broadcaster is going to be traded?
DNA Test Confirms Rare Wolf Killed In Upstate New York
There are a lot of different animals in New York. I use the term "animal" literally and figuratively. However, one species has been missing from the vast terrain of the upper regions since the early 1900's, the wolf. The DEC notes that there are wolves in Wisconsin and Michigan but not in New York. Populations of the species do exist north of the empire state border in Canada.
Beware of Bus Cameras in This Upstate NY Town, or You’ll Pay the Price
South Colonie School District has found a way to catch reckless drivers around their school buses, and those who are caught will have to pay the price.
‘Nothing There': How an Ex-Scout’s Evaluation Could’ve Ruined the NY Yankees
Being a pro sports scout is not an easy gig. Sometimes you hit, sometimes you miss, and this ex-Yankee scout's miss could've set the team back indefinitely.
Former Albany Star Helps St. Lucie Mets Win Championship
It's not easy to play college baseball in the northeast. The season officially starts in mid-February. Your home field is usually buried by six inches of icy snow. If you are lucky enough to practice outdoors, every batted ball comes with a nice sting, as the wind brings your eyes to tears. Fun stuff. That's why after tearing up America East pitching in 2022, a former University at Albany baseball star got signed by the New York Mets in July. This week he helped the single-A St. Lucie Mets win a championship.
Luke Bryan Parties With Former New York Jets' Heisman Trophy?
OK, if your trophy is partying with a country star more than you are and you're a former NFL quarterback something is wrong. We all know that trophies really can't get after it but for a good cause, they can certainly be used to have some fun. One former New York Jets quarterback and former Heisman Trophy winner is using his collegiate excellence hardware to raise money for good causes.
Forbes: These 12 New York Colleges are Among the Country’s Top 100
School is in-session in New York, and a recent report from Forbes has identified these Empire State universities as some of the best in the country.
Take One Last Look! NY Yankees’ Legend’s Mansion to Be Demolished [PHOTOS]
Did Tom Brady ruin something else in New York sports? We're not sure, but a Derek Jeter-owned mansion that was rented by Brady is being demolished soon.