Cambridge 55 Mechanicville 51
Leading Scorers: Indians – Brenden Holcomb 22 Tristan Williams 11 Red Raiders – Joe Germaine 12 Phelan 11
Key Stat: Mechanicville knocked back 10 triples to Cambridge’s three, but the Indians converted 14 of 26 from the foul line while the Raiders were 3 of 8.
Summary: Mechanicville out scored the Indians in three of the four quarters but a 17-5 second period gave Cambridge enough cushion to come away with the win. Continue reading
The all-state girls soccer team as named by the New York State Sportswriters and Coaches Organization for Girls Sports was released on Sunday with eight players from the Wasaren earning recognition.
In Class C Stillwater’s Brooke Pickett and Keelyn Peacock were selected to the first team while teammate Faith Sheehan earned third team status. Continue reading
Several Wasaren athletes and a pair of coaches were recognized over the weekend with the announcement of the Section II girls soccer all-star team.
In Class C Stillwater’s Brooke Pickett was named Player of the Year and Warrior coach Christine Ihnatolya was named Coach of the Year. Continue reading
Here is the tentative schedule of basketball webcasts that Wasaren Sportsnet will broadcast this year. Many thanks to Mechanicville and Hoosic Valley for allowing me to broadcast from their venues.
I’m looking for advertising help to make this happen.
In the fall for our football webcasts we’ve been so fortunate to have New Country Toyota of Clifton Park, The Connor’s Agency, Wiley Brothers, Bonnier’s, Legends Barbershop, Great American Opportunities. The Community Nursery School, DeVito Salvadore Funeral Home, and Val’s advertise with us for years. We’re now looking for a winter line-up of businesses for the basketball season. Continue reading
Offensive Player of the Year
Mackenzie Bowie Sr. Mechanicville
Defensive Player of the Year
Keelyn Peacock Fr. Stillwater
Stillwater 5 Lake George 1: Brooke Pickett found the net three times and Teya Staie added a pair of goals as the Warriors posted the semifinal victory over Lake George and advance to the Section II Class C finals.
With the win Stillwater improves to 17-2 on the year and will face Schoharie in the championship match this week. Continue reading
Sectional quarterfinals in Class C highlighted a football Friday as four Wasaren squads started what they hoped would be a long second season run. Stillwater and Hoosick Falls both took step one in that journey posting convincing “W’s”, while the title quest ended for the Mechanicville Red Raiders and the Bengals of Tamarac. Continue reading
Mechanicville 6 Ichabod Crane 0: The Red Raiders scored three goals before the break to take control early in their shutout victory over Ichabod Crane.
Jada Brown with a goal and two assists led the Raider attack that saw six different players ring the bell. Red Raider keeper Savannah Bowie earned the shutout with 8 saves for Mechanicville. Continue reading
Mechanicville 7 Hoosick Falls 0: The Red Raiders score early and often, ringing the bell five times before the break in posting the shutout victory over the Falls.
Jeff Luce, Chris Ciccarelli and Michael Cavotta all found the range twice and Kevin Charette added a single strike for the 12-0-1 Mechanicville squad. Continue reading
Mechanicville 7 Hoosick Falls 1: The Red Raiders took control with four first half strikes in notching the victory over the Panthers to complete an unbeaten regular season.
Jada Brown scored a hat trick, with Brynn Murphy and Mackenzie Bowie adding a pair of goals each for the 14-0-1 Wasaren Champions. Continue reading