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Change comes to Colonie
The Suburban Council boys basketball coaching fraternity has some new faces this season, along with one person who has switched schools.
Sports poll: Who is the top Class AA football player?
Five nominess. Only one can win. Who is your Section 2 Class AA football player of the year?
North Rockland ends Bethlehem’s run
Young, resilient and fearless, the Bethlehem girls soccer team would not back down from the odds thrown at them, all the way through earning Section 2 and regional Class AA girls soccer championships.
Bethlehem's ride continues through regionals
None of this was supposed to happen. The Bethlehem girls soccer team was too young to contend, too inexperienced to match up with the rest of the Suburban Council.
Jordan Zlogar comes through for Shenendehowa
Jordan Zlogar made all the important catches when Shenendehowa needed them the most.
Kicking into high gear
Joe Hasan started his martial arts training at 4 years old and went on to compete in national and international competitions. Now, he’s looking spur other 4-year-olds’ interest in taekwondo.
Bethlehem returns to the top
No. 3. No. 2. No. 1. Those were the higher seeds Bethlehem knocked off to win the Section 2 Class AA girls soccer title.
A basketball tradition
Following a 42-year tradition, the Colonie Elks Lodge is inviting kids of all ages to the annual Hoop Shoot Competition on Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Cicotti Family Recreation Center, 30 Aviation Road in Colonie.
Bad breaks for Voorheesville Blackbirds
The Voorheesville girls soccer team’s run in the Section 2 Class B playoffs ended on a cold, damp afternoon in Lansingburgh.
CBA Brothers advance to football final
Christian Brothers Academy started the 2014 football season by rallying for a 34-16 victory over Shaker. Eight weeks later, the Brothers pulled off another come-from-behind win over the Blue Bison.
Bethlehem sets race fees
Organizers who hold road races within the town will now be charged a fee after town officials opted to end the practice of allowing police officers to work overtime to cover private events.
Sports poll: Which team will win the Section II Class AA boys soccer title?
Four Suburban Council teams remain alive in the Section 2 Class AA boys soccer playoffs.
The Spotlight Player of the Week
This appears in the Oct. 22 edition of The Spotlight.
Colonie Spotlight Player of the Week
This appears in the Oct. 22 edition of the Colonie Spotlight.
Down and derby
With competitors named Viper Martini, Bonnie Doom and Trixie Firecracker, the sport of roller derby still carries the air of showmanship it is known for, but the game is far from the blood and glitter reputation that sometimes still follows it today.
Bethlehem girls volleyball ready for Sectionals
The Bethlehem girls volleyball team may have a long wait before playing again.
Guilderland boys soccer team exceeds expectations
In what was supposed to be a rebuilding year, the Guilderland boys soccer team achieved more than it thought it would.
Second season begins
The seedings for this year’s Section 2 football playoffs came out Sunday, Oct. 19. And for two area teams, their seasons will continue on the road.
Shaker soccer clinches league title
The Shaker boys soccerr team won the Suburban Council North Division championship by edging Shenendehowa 1-0 in its final regular season game Thursday, Oct. 16, in Clifton Park.
Guilderland falls to Shenendehowa - Photo Gallery
Guilderland travelled to undefeated Shenendehowa on Oct. 17 to take on the Plainsmen in the final game of the regular season.
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