In the news 2018-2019

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    "Section II football kicks off season with first practices" (click here) - Times Union 8/20/19

    "Town Board Honors Ballston Spa High School Softball and Baseball Teams" (click here) - The Ballston Bulletin July 2019 

    "Snapshot: Tedisco & Walsh honor Ballston Spa High School baseball team" (click here) - The Record 7/27/19   

    "Ballston Spa High School Baseball Team wins its 1st state title in 46 years" (click here) - Times Union 7/24/19  

    "Ballston Spa Baseball Honored with Proclamations" (click here) - Spectrum News 7/24/19 

    "Luke Gold Ready to Begin College Career" (click here) - Spectrum News  7/11/19   

    "Congratulations to the Ballston Spa HS Baseball and Softball Teams" (click here) - The Ballston Bulletin June 2019   

    "Times Union high school large-school baseball all-stars" (click here) - Times Union 6/29/19    

    "Shenendehowa, Ballston Spa baseball players honored" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/30/19  

    "FP-OESJ's Stockwell named to Class C all-state team" (click here) - The Leader Herald 6/30/19 

    "Mia makes name with Section II records" (click here) - Times Union 6/24/19

    "Ballston Spa's Kersch ears state award" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/24/19

    "2018-19 school sports in review: Ballston Spa, Glens Falls, Stillwater, among memory makers" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/22/19    

    "Scotties got more than they hoped for" (click here) - Times Union 6/20/19

    "Scotties Win States" (click here) - Saratoga Today week of June 21-27, 2019 cover, pg. 39

    "Large-School Baseball Athlete of the Year" (click here) - Times Union 6/20/19 

    "Coach of the Year: Curits Nobles of Ballston Spa" (click here) - Times Union 6/20/19      

    "Numbers of note:Schalmont, Ballston Spa athletes among area stars from state tournaments" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/18/19 

    "Ballston Spa & Whitehall state champion teams join News Channel 13" (click here) - 6/17/19 

    "Ballston Spa baseball delivers first title in 46 years" (click here) - Saratogian 6/15/19 

    "Ballston Spa caps off historic run with a state title" (click here) - WTEN 6/15/19 

    "Years in the making, Ballston Spa baseball title earned in state final" (click here) - Times Union 6/15/19    

    "Ballston Spa wins state Class A baseball title" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/15/19

    "Ballston Spa Baseball bombs its way past Sayville into NYS title game" (click here) - Saratogian 6/25/29  

    "Ballston Spa a victory away from historic season" (click here) - Times Union 6/14/19    

    "Ballston Spa powers past Sayville in Class A state semifinal" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/14/19  

    "Ballston Spa softball wins marathon, loses state final" (click here) - Times Union 6/15/19

    "Ballston Spa softball falls just short after 27 inning day" (click here) - The Saratogian 6/15/19

    "Ballston Spa looks to complete its unfinished business" (click here) - The Saratogian 6/14/19  

    "Ballston Spa buzzing amid state final four run" (click here) - 6/14/19   

    "Scotties seeking super Saturday" (click here) - Times Union 6/11/19

    "Ballston Spa Eyes State Title" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/10/19 

    "Ballston Spa teams support each other" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 

    "Female Athlete of the Month: Angelina Stile, Ballston Spa" (click here) - Times Union 6/11/19 

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 6/9/19 

    "June 9, 2019: Sayville, Ballston Spa headed for semifinal showdowns" (click here) - New York State Sportswriters Association 6/9/19   

    "Ballston Spa makes baseball history" (click here) - 6/8/19 

    "Rhoden's homerun powers Ballston Spa to first ever state final four" (click here) - WNYT 6/9/19 

    "Ballston Spa downs Jamesville-DeWitt" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/8/19

    "Scotties head back to state semis with 5-1 win over Jamesville-DeWitt" (click here) - WNYT 6/9/19   

    "Win sends Ballston Spa softball back to state semifinals" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/8/19 

    "Red Rams beaten by Ballston Spa" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/8/19  

    "Ballston Spa Softball rallies, races back into NYS Final Four" (click here) - The Saratogian 6/7/19 

    "3-run 6th inning sinks Whitesboro baseball semifinal hopes" (click here) -    

    "Team-first McMahon helps lead Ballston Spa Softball into state tournament" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/7/19

    "Ballston Spa is Strong Across the Board" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/7/19

    "Warriors ready for regional finals" (click here) - Observer Dispatch 6/6/19

    "Section II sweeps subregion round" (click here) - 6/6/19   

    "High School: Ballston Spa baseball wins" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/6/19  

    "High School Baseball/Softball: State preview, Thursday's games" (click here) - Watertown Daily Times 6/6/19   

    "Ballston Spa wins back-to-back championships" (click here) -  WYNT 6/5/19 

    "Ballston Spa baseball refocuses after sectional title" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/5/19

    "State Track Meet Primer:..." (click here) - Capital Region HS 

    "Signing Day Held at Ballston Spa" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/5/19

    "Gold's homerun delivers Ballston Spa another softball championship" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/4/19

    "Kersch win battle as Scotties take crown" (click here) - Times Union 6/4/19 

    "Ana Gold, Lauren Kersch deliver Ballston Spa a Section II softball title" (click here) - The Saratogian 6/4/19 

    "Ballston Spa Beats South Glens Falls in Championship Stunner" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/4/19

    "Ballston Spa edges South High in 'A final" (click here) - Post Star 6/4/19  

    "Kersch leads Ballston Spa softball into championship round" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/3/19   

    "Allen: It's been a long road back for Ballston Spa's Kersch" (click here) - Times Union 6/3/19  

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 6/2/19  

    "Suburban Council releases end of season awards" (click here) - Troy Record  6/3/19 

    "Scotties Relishing Sectional Title" (click here) - Spectum News 6/2/19

    "Ballston Spa ends baseball title drought" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/1/19 

    "Ballston Spa ends 47 year drought" (click here) - WRGB 6/1/19  

    "Ballston Spa Wins First Baseball Sectional Title Since 1973" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/1/19 

    "Ballston Spa baseball tops Averill Park for Class A title' (click here) - The Saratogian 6/1/19 

    "School Softball: Ballston Spa's Kersch tosses perfect game" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/30/19  

    "Roundup: Ballston Spa reaches Class A final" (click here) - Times Union 5/30/19

    "Ballston Spa boys' lacrosse falls in Class B regional" (click here) - Times Union 5/30/19  

    "Ballston Spa's Season Ends in Regional Semifinals" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/29/19 

    "Boys Lacrosse: John Jay eases back into playoff mode, survives Ballston Spa" (click here) - 5/29/19

    "Ballston Spa Pulls Away to Top Amsterdam in Class A Softball Quarters" (click here) - The Recorder 5/29/19

    "Queensbury Falls to Ballston Spa" (click here) - The Post Star 5/29/19 

    "Wednesday's Section II Baseball and Softball Scoreboard" (click here) - Times Union 5/29/19

    "Student Athlete With Dreams of Joining the Military Honored by the MaxPreps" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/29/19   

    "Ballston Spa Hopes Experience Helps in Regionals" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/28/19

    "Gold's walk-off homerun send Ballston Spa to the semis" (click here) - 5/26/19

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 5/26/19 

    "Scotties need 8 innings, but outslug Spartans 9-8" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/25/19 

    "Luke Gold plays hero in Ballston Spa's walk-off win over Burnt Hills, 9-8" (click here) - 5/25/19    

    "Ballston Spa wins back-to-back Class B titles,  13-7 over Burnt Hills" (click here) - WNYT 5/24/19  

    "Scotties show doubters with another crown" (click here) - Times Union 5/25/19 

    "Ballston Spa Takes Down Burnt Hills for Second Straigh Title" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/24/19

    "Ballston Spa goes back to back, claims Section II Class B title" (click here) - The Saratogian 5/24/19 

    "Ballston Spa defends lacross title" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/24/19

    "Ballston Spa earn top seed, Saratoga hosts CBA in baseball sectional" (click here) - The Saratogian 5/22/19  

    "Class A Baseball Brackets" (click here) - Times Union  5/22/19

    "Class A Softball Brackets" (click here) - Times Union 5/22/19 

    "Section II Baseball Seeds (Top 4)" (click here)- Times Union 5/22/19  

    "Section II Baseball Seeds (Top 4)" (click here) - Times Union 5/22/19

    "Section II softball tournament set" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/22/19  

    "LaSalle and Averill Park need to travel, Columbia hosts play in game for baseball sectional tournament" (click here) - The Record 5/22/19     

    "Ballston Spa softball's Stile heating up at the right time" (click here) - The Times Union 5/22/19

    "Three area teams set to play home playoff contests today" (click here) - The Leader Herald 5/23/19 

    "Section II boys lacrosse tournament set" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/17/19

    "Saratoga's Chmiel wins fourth straight Eddy Meet 3,000 title" (click here) - Times Union 5/18/19

    "Student roundup" (click here) - Times Union 5/18/19 

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 5/19/19  

    "High School Softball Rankings" (click here) - Times Union 5/13/19 

    "High School roundup from the week" (click here) - The Record 5/16/19

    "High School Baseball Rankings" (click here) - Times Union 5/14/19    

    "Numbers of Note:..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/14/19

    "Section II girls' lacrosse tournament fields set" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/15/19     

    "School Track:...: (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/15/19

    "Best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union  5/12/19

    "High School Track & Field:... (click here) - The Daily Freeman 5/11/19

    "Ballston Spa baseball rolls past Shaker 13-2" (click here) - 5/11/19 

    "Doubleheader sweeps highlight Saturday softball, baseball games" (click here) - 5/11/19 

    "Etherton hits milestone" (click here) - Times Union 5/6/19

    "High school softball rankings" (click here) - The Times Union 5/7/19

    "Roundup:..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/7/19

    "The force is strong in Ballston Spa boys lacrosse at Burnt Hills" (click here) - 5/4/19   

    "High School SOFTBALL MIDSEASON REPORT" (click here) - Times Union 5/5/19 

    "High schools:..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/4/19 

    "High School Roundup:..." (click here) - The Record 5/2/19

    "High schools: Ballston Spa boys' lacrosse beats Averill Park" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/2/19  

    "High Schools: Shenendehowa softball beats Ballston Spa" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/2/19 

    "Ballston Spa baseball drops Shen on the road" (click here) - The Saratogian 5/2/19

    "High school baseball rankings" (click here) - Times Union 4/30/19  

    "Lee, Averill Park top Ballston Spa" (click here) - Times Union 4/30/19

    "High School Round Up: Niskayuna and Ballston Spa lacrosse programs have high scoring night" (click here) - The Record 4/30/19

    "Averill Park baseball rallies past Ballston Spa" (click here) - Times Union 4/29/19  

    "Ballston Spa stars as good as Gold" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/20/19

    "Top of the Week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 4/21/19 

    "Spotted: 14th Annual Lady Eagles Invitational track meet" (click here) - 4/21/19  

    "High Schools: Ballston Spa softball beats Saratoga Springs" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/23/19

    "Gold helps lead Ballston Spa baseball past Niskayuna" (click here) - Times Union 4/25/19

    "Ballston Spa beat Niskyauna in slug fest" (click here) - Spectrum News 4/25/19  

    "Roundup: Ballston Spa boys' lacrosse storms past Shenendehowa" (click here) - Times Union 4/25/19 

    "Ballston Spa looking to make a run" (click here) - Spectrum News 4/26/19

    "High Schools: Ballston Spa boys' lacrosse wins" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/27/19

    "Best of week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 4/28/19

    "Scotties' Bennice likes lacross team's chances" (click here) - Times Union 4/28/19  

    "Section II Softbal Rankings: (click here) - Times Union 4/16/19 

    "High school baseball rankings:..." (click here) - Times Union 4/17/19

    "Scotties' WWE replica belt fits like a champ" (click here) - Times Union 4/17/19

    "Boys Lacrosse: Scoreboard for April 13" (click here) - The Jounal News 

    "High School Roundup..."  (click here) - The Record 4/13/19    

    "Ballston Spa's Kersch thrilled to be back in the circle"  (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/12/19  

    "High School Football Scheduled Announced" (click here) - The Leader-Herald 4/13/19   

    "Ballston Spa basebal lrouts Columbia, 16-2  in home opener" (click here) - The Saratogian 4/13/19

    "Meet The Team: Ballston Spa Scotties Softball" (click here) - Saratoga Today Week of April 12-18, 2019 pg. 50-51  

    "High schools: Ballston Spa softball beats Shaker" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/10/19  

    "Ballston Spa baseball defeats Shaker on chilly night" (click here) - Times Union 4/11/19 

    "High School Roundup:..." (click here) - The Record 4/10/19

    "High Schools" Shenendehowa girls' lacrosse edges BH-BL" (click here) -  The Daily Gazette 4/9/19

    "Numbers of Note: Ballston Spa..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/9/19

    "Spring Preview' (click here) - Times Union 4/6/19

    "Ana Gold: Athlete of the Week" (click here) - Saratoga Today Week of April 5-11, 2019 pg. 47 

    "Stories, Players to Watch as HS Baseball Kicks Off" (click here) - The Recorder 4/2/19

    "Ballston Spa routs AHS, 17-7" (click here) - The Recorder 4/1/19

    "High School Roundup: Spring 2019 Kicks Off" (click here) - Times Union 4/1/19

    "Season's top athletes, coaches honored" (click here) - Times Union 3/31/19

    "Perfect Poulin hungry for more" (click here) - Times Union  3/30/19

    "Niskayuna, Shenendehowa relays advance to 'A' state finals" (click here) - The Saratogian 3/1/19

    "State Wrestling Results (day one)" (click here) - Daily Gazette 2/22/19

    "Bethlehem, Shenendehowa advance to Section II hockey final" (click here) - Times Union 2/23/19

    "School basketball:..." (click here) - Daily Gazette 2/20 19

    "Wednesday’s Sectional Basketball Scoreboard"  (click here) - Times Union 2/20/19

    "Alteri, Zoller help Ballston Spa eliminate Amsterdam in Class A playoffs, 74-65" (click here) - The Recorder 2/20/19

    "Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa stuns Saratoga, 4-3 in 3 OT thriller" (click here) - Saratogian 2/21/19

    "School hockey: Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa stuns Saratoga in 3OT" (click here) - Daily Gazette 2/20/19

    "Friday’s Sectional Basketball Scoreboard" (click here) - Times Union 2/15/19

    "Shen senior boys swimmers and divers deliver third straight Section 2 title w/video" (click here) - Saratogian 2/17/19

    "The best of the week in Section 2" (click here) - Times Union 2/17/19

    "Section II Basketball Tournaments: Area hoop teams set for sectionals" (click here) - The Leader Herald 2/19/19

    "Saratoga's Eric Griskowitz, Ballston's Nick Palso receive at-large wrestling bids" (click here) - Saratogian 2/14/19

    "SPOTTED: The Raider Rumble Cheerleading Competition" (click here) - 2/10/19

    "SPOTTED: Colonie girls beat Ballston Spa on Senior Night" (click here ) - 2/9/19 

    "Big moments fill Section 2 wrestling championships" (click here) - Saratogian 2/10/19

    "Six local wrestlers earn No. 1 seeds" (click here) - The Post Star  

    "High School Roundup:..." (click here) - The Record 2/6/19 

    "Section 2 wrestling tournament top seeds released - Complete lists linked" (click here) - The Record 2/6/19 

    "Bethlehem girls bowling champions" (click here) - Times Union 2/6/19 

    "HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP..." (click here) - The Troy Record  2/2/19

    "Johnstown skiers second at invitational" (click here) - The Leader Herald 2/3/19

    "Area wrestlers advance to sectional championships" (click here) - The Leader Herald 2/4/19

    "Shenendehowa wrestling edges Columiba, Shaker for Class A Title (click here) - Times Union  2/3/19

    "Passing the Torch" (click here) - Saratoga Today Vol. 13 Isssue 5 February 1-7, 2019 

    "JHS girls alpine team places fourth" (click here) - The Leader Herald 1/31/19

    "High School Wrestling:..." (click here) - Daily Freeman 1/20/19

    "Best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 1/21/19

    "Pemrick scores four goals as CBA hockey beats Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa 7-3" (click here) -Times Union 1/21/19

    "Section II hockey begins stretch run" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 1/18/19  

    "All-State large school football honors announced" (click here) - The Saratogian 1/15/19

    "First time, really long time, for Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa ice hockey over Shen" (click here) The Saratogian 1/14/19

    "Wrestlers welcome new year with more matches" (click here) - The Saratogian 1/7/19

    "Boys' Basketball: ..." (click here) -  The Daily Gazette 1/8/19

    "High School Roundup: Keegan Zoller tallies 19 in Ballston Spa win over CBA" (click here) - The Record 1/4/19 

    "Bethlehem Pick up Win over Ballston Spa" (click here) - Spectrum News 12/20/18  

    "Ballston Spa goes deep to beat Niskayuna" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 12/14/18

    "Best of the week is Section II" (click here) - Times Union 12/16/18

    "School bowling: Ballston Spa girls win" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 12/13/18

    "Ballston Spa Edges Schenectady" (click here) - Spectrum News 12/11/18

    "Girls' basketball: Ballston Spa downs Schenectady"  (click here) - Daily Gazette 12/11/18  

    "High school all-stars: Girl's cross country" (click here) - Times Union 

    "High school all-stars: Boy's cross country" (click here) - Times Union 12/3/18    

    "Ballston Spa wrestling out-points Saratoga on the road, 41-28" (click here) -  The Saratogian 12/6/18

    "Your Best Shot" (click here) -  LMT online 11/10/18

    "State swim titles on the line" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 11/15/18

    "Ballston Spa sending a trio of relay teams to NYS meet" (click here) - The Saratogian 11/15/18

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here)  - The Times Union  11/11/18 

    "Short-handed Ballston Spa boys soccer falls to Queensbury in A final" (click here) - The Saratogian 10/30/18

    "High school girls' soccer rankings" (click here) - Times Union  10/23/18

    "Scotties reach team's goal" (click here) - Times Union  10/24/18

    "Ballston Spa Edges Albany Academy in Semifinals" (click here) - Spectrum News 10/24/18

    "High schools: Ballston Spa, Queensbury reach final" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 10/24/18 

    "Warriors grind out win" (click here) - Times Union 10/20/18 

    "Cook rallies Ballston Spa" (click here) - Times Union 10/19/18 

    "Ballston Spa's Gridiron Progress to Meet Averill Park's Size" (click here) - Spectrum 10/18/18

    "Ballston Spa's Ian DeFilippis a key up top in playoff win w/photos" (click here) - The Saratogian 10/17/19         

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 10/14/18 

    "High school football: Friday roundup and photos" (click here) - Times Union 10/13/18

    "Football Game Preview: Ballston Spa vs. South Glens Falls" (click here) - 10/11/18

    "Troy High football explosive  at Ballston Spa in 27-14 win' (click here) - The Saratogian 9/29/18    

    "Ballston take down Shaker" (click here) - 9/29/18

    "Football game preview: Ballston Spa vs. Troy" (click here) -    

    "Delaney a 'great inspiration' for Ballston Spa football teammates" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 9/20/18

    "School football: ..." (click here) The Daily Gazette 9/14/18 

    "High school football roundup: Week 3, Friday" (click here) - Times Union  9/15/18

    "Shea Weilbaker's closing kick nets Queensbury Invitational Title" (click here) - Times Union 9/15/18 

    "Ballston Spa boys' soccer knocks off unbeaten Bethlehem" (click here) - Times Union 9/15/18 

    "Cross Country Roundup: Area teams compete at Blackbird Invitational" (click here) - The Leader Herald 9/13/18  

    "Day after friend's death, McCarthy leads Ballston Spa football past Gloversville" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 9/10/18

    "Ballston Spa blanks Gloversville in title game" (click here) - Leader Herald 9/6/18

    "Football Game Recap: Queensbury vs. Ballston Spa" (click here) -

    "Class AA football changes intensify regular season" (click here) - The Daily Gazette  8/14/18

    "Gold names to USA Today baseball team" (click here) - The Daily Gazette  7/5/18