Wasaren Golf, Panthers, Warriors and Witches Post W’s

Hoosick Falls 5   Hoosic Valley 0:  Sophomore Aiden Fleming carded a two over par 36, leading the Panthers past Hoosic Valley at the Hoosick Falls Country Club on Tuesday.  

Other scores for Hoosick Falls included Andrew Sparks 39, Dylan Callahan 42, Andrew Marpe 43, and Brady and Jack Shea with 46’s.

Top scores for the Valley included Brett Pruso 56, Chris Tracy 59, and Keegan Antolick with a round of 60.

 

Stillwater 4.5   Tamarac .5:  Carter Wincheins fired a round of 43 to lead all golfers in the Warriors win over Tamarac.

Logan Pickett, Shea Brownell and Danielle Degrasse all won points for Stillwater in the match, while the Warriors Myles Marinello and Tamarac’s Nate Smith split the point in flight three.

 

Greenwich 3.5   Spa Catholic 1.5:  The Witches Eric Wade posted the low round of 40, showing the way in the Greenwich “W” at the Battenkill Country Club on Tuesday.

Bradley Brophy, Sam Ziehm and Jake Ziehm all earned individual match wins for the Witches.

The Saints Kam Cox picked up a point with a win in flight four. 

 

Wasaren Golf

Hoosick Falls 3   Cambridge 2:  The Panthers Aiden Fleming fired a two over par 36, claiming medalist honors and leading the Falls past Cambridge in the season-opener for squads.

Hoosick Falls picked up forfeit points in flights four and five, in the match played at Hoosick Falls Country club Monday morning.

Mason MacDougall and Luke MacDougall with individual wins in flights two and three earned the Cambridge points, Mason carding the low Cambridge score of the day, posting a round of 40. 

 

Tamarac 2 1/2   Hoosic Valley 1 1/2:  At the Battenkill Country Club on Monday Adam Rice showed the way with the low round of 45, leading the Bengals past the Valley.

Tamarac’s Nate Smith won his flight three match, while Morgan Hayden and Keegan Antilock split the point in flight two.  

Hoosic Valley’s Henry Akin picked up a point for the Indians with a win in flight four.

 

Mechanicville 4   Stillwater 1:  Mechanicville’s Matt Salvadore fired a 38 to earn medalist honors in the Red Raiders victory over neighboring Stillwater at Saratoga Lake Golf Course.

Joining Salvadore in the winner’s circle were teammates Logan Starks, Connor Dion, and Jack Salvadore.

The Warriors Carter Wincheins prevented a Raider sweep, winning his individual match in flight one.  

 

Greenwich, State Champions

State Semifinal

Greenwich 5   Avon 0

WP:  Lily McCauliffe 7 IP  0 Runs  2 Hits  11 K’s         Joleigh Crye 6 IP  5 Runs  4 Hits  6 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Morgan Randall 1B, RBI

Take Away:  Greenwich took advantage of three Avon errors, and McCauliffe handcuffed Avon at the plate, spinning the two-hit shutout.

 

State Final 

Greenwich 4   Greene 1  (8)

WP:  Lily McCauliffe 8 IP  1 Run  3 Hits  9 K’s         LP:  Olivia Kennedy  8 IP  4 Runs  3 Hits  17 K’s  

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Reese Autiello 2B     Faith Ingber 1B, RBI

Take Away:  Greenwich, trailing 1-0, tied things in the sixth on a walk, a dropped third strike, a wild pitch and two errors.  The Witches plated three in the top of the eighth when Autiello doubled, Kiley Allen followed with a walk before Ingber, with an infield hit, drove in Autiello.  A wild pitch and an error followed for the final two Greenwich runs, and McCauliffe and the Witches defense worked a scoreless eighth frame, giving Greenwich the Class C State Championship.  

Witches Roll, State Semi’s Next

 Greenwich 14   Norwood-Norfolk 0

WP:  Lily McCauliffe 5 IP  0 Runs  0 Hits  1 BB  6 K’s      

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Kiley Allen 3B, 5 RBI’s      Nora Niesz 2B, 2 RBI’s     Faith Ingber 3B

Take Away:  McCauliffe spins the five inning no-hitter and Greenwich scores 4 times on 10 hits in just four offensive frames, cruising past Norwood-Norfolk in the Class C regional final at Luther Forest.  The Witches advance to the state semifinals on Saturday at Moriches Athletic Complex on Long Island where they’ll meet Section V champions Avon at 9 a.m.

Wasaren Softball All-Stars

Wasaren League All-Stars 2022

First Team

MVP:       Abby Buckley, Sr, Tamarac, catcher

Section 2 All-Stars:  1.Lilly McCauliffe, Sr, Greenwich, P/INF

        2. Bailey Catlin, Sr, Berlin, P

        3. Kennedy Boisvert, 8th, Hoosick Falls, P       

PositionNameYearSchool
1   OFAbby BeckerSrTamarac
2  3BMarissa LandrySrHoosick Falls
3  SSFaith IngberSrGreenwich
4  PReegan MullenJrGreenwich
5  2BRiley CaiazzaJrHoosic Valley
6   SSAllie KenyonJrMechanicville
7  OFPayton MorrisSoStillwater
8  CBri BlakeSoMechanicville
9  OFJaelyn StempSoTamarac
10 P/INFEden ReschFrStillwater
11 CLily GardellFrBerlin/NL

Second Team

PositionNameYearSchool
1   SSNatalie RichSrWaterford
2   1BJordan HillSrHoosick Falls
3  1BBella TolemanSoStillwater
4  PLauren ArchambeaultJrCambridge
5   PSam McEnteeSoEmma Willard
6   P/INFAva RussellSoStillwater
7   CMorgan RandallFrGreenwich
8     SSJJ Bartolotta8thBerlin/NL
9  P/SSLainey Bochette 8thHoosic Valley
10    Util Addison Pane8thMechanicville
11  PToni DeLorenzo7thTamarac

Honorable Mention

SchoolNameYearPosition
Berlin Addison Powell8th1B
CambridgeJaylyn ProutySr3B
GreenwichKiley AllenSoC
Hoosic ValleyOlivia CappellanoSoP/OF
Hoosick FallsLyric KrinerSrINF
MechanicvillePaige Rogers7thP
Emma WillardMargarette HowlandSoUtil
StillwaterLily Russell8thC
TamaracBella DeLorenzoFrINF
WaterfordAbby BarnaSrP

Greenwich Captures Class C Title in the 11th

Greenwich 4   Chatham 3

WP:  Lily McCauliffe 11 IP  3 Runs  4 Hits 14 K’s        Emily Mesick 

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Allie McQueen 2-run HR     Norah Niesz 1B, RBI          Chatham – Addison Perry 2B,       Abby Taylor 3B

Take Away:  The Witches trailed 3-1 entering the seventh but tied things on McQueen’s two-run shot sending the Class C championship into extra frames.  In the top of the eleventh Niesz plated Sophia Boice on an RBI single with the go-ahead run.  In the bottom of the frame Chatham moved Allison Engel to third on a sac bunt, but she was cut down at the plate by shortstop Faith Ingber who fielded a hot shot and came home with the throw.  McCauliffe fanned the final batter and Greenwich (19-4), moves on to the regional final on June 4th in Malta where they’ll face the Section VII-X winner.  

Wasaren Baseball All-Stars

 

Most Valuable Player       Jake Sparks              Hoosick Falls           JR.

 

First Team

Andrew Sparks                 Hoosick Falls              Soph.

James Blake                      Tamarac                     Jr.

Gavin Bodah                     Waterford                  Sr.

Shea Brown                       Stillwater                   Soph

Ryan Grimmick                  Mechanicville            Sr.

Connor King                      Hoosic Valley            Soph

Jesse Kuzmich                   Greenwich                 Sr.

Scott Lynch                        Mechanicville            Fr.

Aiden McPhail                   Greenwich                 Sr.

Nevin Wilkie                      Tamarac                    Jr.

 

Second Team

Tom Rice                           Hoosic Valley            Sr.

Tucker Thayne                   Hoosick Falls             Sr.

Jaxon Mueller                    Stillwater                  Soph

Jayden Hughes                  Greenwich                Sr.

William Coreno                  Mechanicville           Soph

Ronan Rowe                       Spa Catholic            Fr.

Zachary Hartz                     Mechanicville          Sr.

Parker Jamieson                 Greenwich               Jr.

Josh Colegrove                   Hoosick Falls           Sr.

Zach Rice                            Tamarac                  Sr.

 

Greenwich Moves to the Finals

Greenwich 1   Whitehall 0

WP:  Lily McCauliffe   7 IP  0 Runs  3 Hits  4 K’s           LP:  Madi Gould  7 IP  1 Run  2 Hits  14 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Lily McCauliffe 1B, 2B, RBI       

Take Away:  In a pitchers duel between McCauliffe and Gould, the Witches pushed across the lone run of the contest in the top of the seventh on a McCauliffe double that plated Jocelyn Spezio with the game-winner.  Greenwich advances to the Class C title game on Thursday at Moreau in a matchup with top seeded Chatham.  

Friday Sectional Results; Witches Win Twice

Softball

Greenwich 9   Warrensburg 1

WP:  Lily McCauliffe      LP:  Kailly Bacon

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Reegan Mullen HR, RBI     Morgan Randall 2 1B’s, 2 RBI’s     Faith Ingber 2 1B’s    Leigha Barnaby 3B, RBI      Hope Sherman 2B

Take Away:  The third-seeded Witches behind a strong outing from McCauliffe advance to the Class C semifinals on Tuesday at Moreau Rec. and a meeting with second-seeded Whitehall.  

 

Whitehall 8   Stillwater 0

WP:  Madi Gould       LP:  Resch

Hitting Stars:  Railroaders – Madi Gould 2-4     Vinna Jensen 2-4       Blake Bird 3=4      Ava Ruby 1-4, 2B     Warriors – Toleman 2-3

Take Away:  Gould allowed just three Warriors hits in spinning the shutout, sending the Railroaders to a Class C semifinal matchup with Greenwich on Tuesday.  

 

Class B:  Schalmont 8   Tamarac 1

Class C:  Chatham 2   Hoosick Falls 0

 

Baseball

Greenwich 11   Lake George 4

WP:  Aidan McPhail 4IP  0 ER  3 Hits  8 K’s          LP:  Luke Sheldon

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Jesse Kuzmich 1B,3B      Aidan McPhail 1B,2B 4 RBI’s    Jayden Hughes 1B,2B        Ryan Ingber 1B,2B, 3 RBI’s             Warriors – Cameron Orr 2B

Take Away:  A six-run fourth propels the 5th seeded Witches to the Class CC semifinals and a clash with top seeded Chatham on Monday at Husky Field in Gloversville.   

 

Class B:  Fonda 10   Mechanicville 1

Class CC:  Canajoharie 6   Hoosick Falls 4          Chatham 8   Hoosic Valley 0

Class C:  Duanesburg 3   Waterford 2

Sectional Roundup; Falls, Valley, Fordians, Witches Earn “W’s”

Hoosick Falls 21   Rensselaer 0

WP:  Connor Jones 5 inning perfect game with 8 K’s          LP:  Matt Hall

Hitting Stars:  Falls – Connor Jones 3 1B’s, 3B, 3 RBI’s     Jake Sparks 2 1B’s, 2B, 5 RBIs     Josh Colegrove 1B, 2 2B’s, 4 RBIs       

Take Away:  Jones dominates from the bump, the #6 Panthers bang out 16 hits in four offensive frames, and advance to face #2 Canajoharie in the CC quarterfinals on Friday.  

 

Hoosic Valley 7   Salem – Cambridge 0

WP:  Connor King  7 IP 0 Runs 4 Hits 10 K’s            LP:  Jackson Thomas 6 IP 3 Runs 4 Hits 5 K’s  

Hitting Stars:  Valley – Mike Lancaster RBI 2B     Connor King 1-2, RBI     Jimmy Bolognino 2-4

Take Away:  King blanks S/C on four hits and the #9 Valley sealed the win with a four-run seventh, and move on to the CC quarterfinals where they’ll face #1 Chatham on Friday.

 

Granville 1   Stillwater 0  (8)

WP:  Caleb Nelson 8 IP 0 Runs 3 Hits 15 K’s        LP:  Shea Brown 7.1 IP  1 Run 2 Hits 11 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Golden Horde – Cody Nelson 2B     Caleb Nelson game-wining, walk-off RBI 1B 

Take Away:  In a pitcher’s duel between Brown and Nelson the Horde use their only two hits in the game in the bottom of the eighth when Cody Nelson doubled, and his brother Caleb drove him in with the game-winner, sending the #6 Horde to a CC quarterfinal on Friday with #3 Maple Hill.

 

Waterford 7   Schoharie 4

Cohoes 5   Tamarac 1

 

Softball

Greenwich 6   Mayfield 3

WP:  Sophia Boice        LP:  Marissa Wille

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Faith Ingber 2 1B’s, 2B     Morgan Randall 2 1B’s, RBI     Sophia Boice 2 1B’s, RBI     Reese Autiello 2 1B’s, RBI         Mayfield – Heather Ginter 2 2B’s, 2 RBI’s     

Take Away:  #3 Greenwich ran out to a 5-0 lead after three frames and held on, advancing to a Class C quarterfinal game with Warrensburg, in Greenwich on Thursday.  

 

Chatham 5   Berlin/New Lebanon 0