In the news 2018-2019

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    "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 blanksā€ˆGloversville 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

    "Ballston Spa's Gold finds many ways to make impact" (click here) - Times Union 6/23/18 

    "Ballston Spa Scotties lead NYS softball all-stars" (click here) - Saratogian 6/20/18

    "Ballston Spa's Stile slugs her way to player of the year honors" (click here) - Times Union 6/14/18

    "Reliever, infielder Gold earns large school player of the year" (click here) - Times Union 6/15/18 

    "Tyler Barnes, Ballston Spa wrestling" (click here) - Times Union 6/14/18

    "A look back at the best of Section II " (click here) - Time Union  6/10/18

    "Finals loss will fuel Ballston Spa in 2019" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/10/19 

    "Ballston Spa softball has thrills and tears in NYSPHSAA Final Four" (click here) - Saratogian 6/9/18 

    "Ballston Spa mixing youth and experience" (click here) - Spectrum News 6/6/18

    "Fifield leads Ballston Spa softball into state semifinals" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/6/18   

    "Ballston Spa school honors graduates who will play college sports" (click here) - Times Union 6/4/18 

    "Scotties historic season ended" (click here) - Times Union 6/2/18 

    "Wins by Faith DeMars, Tim Dwyer give Ballston Spa  sweep" (click here) - The Times Union 6/1/18

    "Ballston Spa track teammates make a date for states...and prom" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/1/18   

    "HS Lacrosse All-Americans announced" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/1/18  

    "Ballston Spa and Averill Park advance in softball regionals" (click here) - WYNT 6/1/18  

    "Come back win sends Ballston Spa softball to state semi-finals" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/31/18

    "Ballston Spa softball tops Cicero-North Syracuse" (click here) - Times Union 5/31/18

    "Late Ballston Spa softball hit parade lifts Scotties into NYSPHSAA Final Four" (click here) - 6/1/18 

    "Ballston Spa lacrosse moved forward" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/30/18

    "Ballston Spa powers past Warwick in NYSPHSAA sub-regional" (click here) - Saratogian 5/31/18 

    "State Tournament awaits tough, talented Ballston Spa softball team" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/30/18   

    "Ballston Spa tops Warwick in Class B regional" (click here) - Times Union 5/30/18 

    "Ballston Spa in first sub-regional" (click here) - WRGB 5/30/18

    "Ballston Spa takes home second title in three years" (click here) - WNTY 5/30/18

    "Ballston Spa fails to end baseball drought" (click here)- The Daily Gazette 5/29/18 

    "Columbia captures Class AA sectional championship 3-1 over Ballston Spa" (click here) - WNTY 5/29/18 

    "Error help champs to title" (click here) - Times Union 5/29/18

    "Ballston Spa back on top, Scotties win Class AA Title" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/29/18 

    "Ballston Spa top Columbia Class AA Title" (click here) -  The Daily Gazette 5/30/18

    "Ballston Spa claims Class AA championship" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/29/18 

    "Ballston Spa softball back on top in Class AA" (click here) - Saratogian 5/30/18

    "Pritchard pitches in to propel Scotties" (click here) - Times Union  5/25/18
    "Ballston Spa ready for first ever state tournament" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/28/18

    "Ballston Spa lacrosse romps to Class B crown" (click here) -  Times Union 5/25/18

    "Scotties win first lacross title" (click here) - Post Star 5/25/18

    "Ballston Spa boys lax claim first-ever SII title..." (click here) - Saratogian 5/26/18   

    "Ballston Spa baseball routs Shenendehowa in Class AA semi..." (click here) - Times Union 5/25/18 

    "Ballston Spa rolls past Shen in AA semifinal" (click here) - Saratogian 5/25/18

    "Ballston Spa rolls to first lacrosse title" (click here) - Spectrum News 5/25/18 

    "Ballston Spa powers past Shen in Class AA semi-finals" (click here) - Spectrum News

    "Ballston Spa Lacrosse sprints into Class B Finals" (click here) - 5/23/18 

    "Luke Gold: Athlete of the Week" (click here) - Saratoga Today 5/18/18 pg. 37

    "Softball sectionals: 5 things to know" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/18/18

    "Ballston Spa takes down CBA" (click here) - 5/16/18 

    "Best of the week in Section II" (click here)  - Times Union 5/13/18 

    "Ballston's Sarah Pritchard wins pitcher's duel with Shen's Emily Albanese on walk-off hit" (click here) - Saratogian 5/10/18 

    "Meet the Team: Ballston Spa Baseball" (click here) - Saratoga Today 5/10/18   

    "High School Roundup..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 5/11/18 

    "Scotties have an X factor" (click here) - Times Union 5/8/18 

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 5/6/18

    "On the diamond, sibling shortstops are golden" (click here) - Times Union 5/7/18 

    "Ballston Spa's Ana Gold, Angelina Stile, Paige Davis, softball sluggers in win" (click here) - Saratogian 5/2/18 

    "Ballston Spa's Maura Smith and Maddy Barnum net four in girls lacrosse" (click here) - Saratogian      

    "Ballston Spa' Zac Schuette and Joe McDonald net four in boys lax win" (click here) - Saratogian 5/2/18

    "Luke Gold shines in Ballston Spa baseball's win" (click here) - Saratogian 5/2/18    

    "Scotties look mighty good" (click here) - Times Union 5/1/18  

    "Ballston Spa Boys Lacrosse Routs LaSalle" (click here) - 4/28/18  

    "Ballston Spa Softball blanks Bethlehem" (click here) - 4/26/18

    "Ballston Spa boys lacrosse passing grade in loss to Nisky" (click here) - Saratogian  4/25/18

    "Sarah Pritchard homers for Ballston Spa in 11-1 win" (click here) - Saratogian 4/25/18

    "Ballston Spa boys lacrosse, Austin Deskewicz dominant in win over 'Toga" (click here) - Saratogian 4/20/18

    "Taking a look at the best of the week of in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 

    "ROUNDUP Ballston Spa's Anthony DeVizzo deliver's walk-off hit" (click here) - Saratogian
    "Roundup: Scotties win in eight innings" (click here) - Daily Gazette 4/13

    "Roundup Columbia softball Maddie Burns K's 10 in loss to Ballston Spa" (click here) - Saratogian

    "Ballston Spa girls lacrosse rallies for 10-9 win over Columbia" (click here) - Saratogian 4/10/18

    "Barnes adds to stellar career" (click here) - Times Union 4/9/18

    "Ballston Spa edges CBA on cold day for baseball" (click here) - Times Union 4/10/18 

    " Roundup..." (click here) - Saratogian Union 4/4/18

    "Ballston Spa lacrosse team tops Guilderland" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 4/3/18

    "Times Union high school hockey all-stars" (click here) - Times Union 4/2/18

    "Times Union high school all-stars: Winter sports" (click here) - Times Union 4/2/18

    "Times Union high school wrestling all-stars" (click here) - Times Union 4/2/18

    "Claire Felton: Athlete of the Week" (click here) - Saratoga Today Vol. 12 Issue 13 March 30-April15,2018   

    "Section II football has new look for 2018" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 3/23/18

    "Saratoga DMR second at indoor nationals" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 3/9/18 

    "Spotted: Colonie, Guilderland cheerleaders win Section II titles" (click here) - 2/26/18 

    "Wrestlers Stevo Poulin, Orion Anderon win state titles as others fall" (click here) - Saratogian 2/25/18

    "Section II wrestlers advance at states" (click here) - The Daily Gazette  2/23/18

    "Barnes, Cook get through" (click here) - Times Union 2/24/18

    " Section II's prospects look strong at state wrestling" (click here) - Times Union 2/22/18

    "Shenendehowa beat Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa 3-0" (click here) - The Daily Gazette

    " High School Round up..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 2/14/18

    "Schenectady's Zamani wins at state wrestling qualifier" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 

    "Wrestling state meet qualifiers" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 2/10/18

    "UPDATES: Section II Wrestling Tournament - Champions crowned" (click here) - Saratogian    

    "Ballston Spa wrestlers Tyler Barnes, Jake Cook, Jake Stangle repeat as SII champs" (click here) - Saratogian 2/10/18  

    "State wrestling spots on the line Saturday" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 2/8/18

    "Ballston Spa, Hadley-Luzurne/Lake George, Cobleskill win class titles" (click here) - Saratogian 2/5/18 

    "Rodecker, Rivas win Class B crowns" (click here) -  The Recorder 2/4/17

    " Roundup: Columbia wins Class A wrestling crown - Times Union" (click here) - Times Union 2/4/18

    " H.S. Roundup..." (click here) - The Record 2/2/18

    "Best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 1/14/18

    "Roundup; Kelsey Chmiel of Saratoga wins XC race in Scotland" (click here) - Times Union 1/13/18

    "Ballston Spa's Tyler Barnes in quarters at Eastern States" (click here) Times Union 1/12/18

    "Ballston Spa's Jake Cook looking for more this season" (click here) - Times Union 1/11/18 

    "ROUNDUP: Queensbury girls win Section VII Invy; Hunter Montgomery nabs two firsts in Alpine meet " (click here) - Post Star 1/17/18

    "H.S. Skiing Roundup: JHS alpine ski teams compete at Gore Mtn" (click here) - Leader Herald 1/17/18

    "Barnes, a state champ, remains a motivated wrestler" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 1/11/18 

    "Ballston Spa Ski Team: No such thing as a sophomore slump" (click here) - Saratoga Today Week of January 12-18 pg. 37

    "H.S. WRESTLING: Ballston Spa upends Shen with late, lightweight wins" (click here) - Community News 1/11/18 

    "Ballston Spa defends Suburban Council wrestling crown" (click here) - Daily Gazette 1/11/18

    "Ballston Spa vs. Shen Wrestling" (click here) - Daily Gazette 1/10/18

    "H.S Wrestling: Ballston Spa upends Shen with late, lightweight win" (click here) - Saratogian 1/11/18

    "Roundup: Ballston Spa wrestling edges Shenendehowa"  (click here) - Times Union 1/10/18

    "The best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 1/7/18

    "State Wrestling Rankings released" (click here) - Times Union 1/2/18

    "Queensbury tops Ballston Spa" (click here) - Times Union 12/31/17

    "The top high school teams of 2017" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 12/31/17

    "Roundup: Ballston Spa boys' basketball tops Mohonasen" (click here) - Times Union 12/21/17

    "Girls' cross country all-stars" (click here) Times Union 12/2/17

    "Best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 11/20/17

    "A Federation crown for Burnt Hills boys' cross country" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 11/18/17 

    "H.S. CROSS COUNTRY: Saratoga girls upset Shen at Feds" (click here) - Saratogian 11/18/17

    "Local RU: Suburban boys XC, Wasaren girls soccer, Foothills field hockey all-stars" (click here) - Saratogian 11/15/17

    "Girls Swimming: Ballston Spa sends five to state meet" (click here) - Saratogian 11/15/17

    "Relyea, Sarullo, Lazarou earn Top 10 finishes at states" (click here) - Leader Herald 11/13/17  

    "Taking a look at the best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 11/6/17

    "Class A State Qualifier - Ballston Spa - Faith DeMars" (click here) - Mile Split NY 11/3/17

    "Class A State Qualifier - Ballston Spa - Tim Dwyer" (click here) - Mile Split NY 11/3/17  

    "Section II Cross Country: Chmiel sets mark, Shen wins girls title" (click here) - Saratogian 11/3/17

    "Ballston Spa, Shen girls' volleyball teams in 'AA' final" (click here) - Times Union 11/1/17

    "Suburban Council Cross Country: Saratoga’s Chmiel wins girls title" (click here) - Saratogian 10/26/17

    "Gillooley leads BH-BL to cross country title" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 10/26/17

    "Local Roundup:..." (click here) - Saratogian 10/25/17

    "Golden Knights boys’ soccer advances with win over Chatham" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 10/20/17

    "Boys Soccer: La Salle wins epic in PKs over Ballston Spa" (click here) - Saratogian 10/19/17

    "HS roundup:..." (click here) - The Daily Gazette 10/18/17

    "Local Roundup:..." (click here) - The Record 10/18/17

    "Local Roundup: Ballston Spa girls soccer clinches winning season" (click here) - Saratogian 10/13/17

    "Football Game Recap: Ballston Spa vs. Niskayuna" (click here) - 10/13/17

    "Ballston Spa Sports Roundup Sep. 25-Oct.1, 2017" (click here) -

    "Ballston Spa Sports Roundup, Oct. 2-8, 2017" (click here) - 

    "Football Game Preview: Ballston Spa vs. Niskayuna" (click here) - Maxpreps 10/11/17

    "Local Roundup:..." (click here) - Saratogian 10/11/17

    "High school highlights:...(click here) - Times Union 10/11/17

    "High school roundup:...(click here) - Daily Gazette 10/10/17

    "Scotties continue to look ahead" (click here) - Saratogian 10/7/17

    "Local RU: DiMenna hat trick fuels Saratoga girls soccer" (click here) - Saratogian 10/4/17

    "High school highlights:..." (click here) - Times Union 10/3/17

    "Local RU: Dimenna hat trick fuels Saratoga girls soccer" (click here) - Saratogian 9/29/17

    "Best of the week in Section II" (click here) - Times Union 10/1/17

    "Football: Williams, Frank, Capone lead Saratoga past Ballston Spa" (click here) - Saratogian 9/28/17 

    "Football: Unbeaten Saratoga leans on defense" (click here) - Saratogian 9/27/17

    "BLOG: Heat and awards" (click here) - The Post Star 9/25/17

    "Local Roundup: UAlbany football enters rankings" (click here) - Saratogian 9/25/17

    "Jack Huber, Faith DeMars big winners at Queensbury Invy" (click here) - Times Union 9/23/17

    "Shen girls volleyball drops Ballston Spa in straight sets, 3-0" (click here) - Saratogian 9/20/17

    "Local Roundup: Saratoga girls swim past Troy" (click here) - Saratogian 9/20/17

    "Boys Soccer: Shen shuts out Ballston Spa" (click here) - Saratogian 9/19/17

    "Eagles shut down Scotties" (click here) - The Daily Gazette

    "Football Game Preview: Bethlehem Central vs. Ballston Spa" (click here) - 9/14/17  

    "Local RU:...: (click here) - The Record 9/13/17

    "H.S. Soccer: Ballston Spa scores late to beat Colonie" (click here) - The Record 9/12/17

    "Local Roundup: Ballston Spa girls edge Troy High" (click here) - The Record 9/8/17

    "FOOTBALL: CBA defense stands tall against Ballston Spa" (click here) - The Record

    "Local residents help teams to world dodgeball championships" (click here) - Times Union 9/5/17

    "Ballston Spa football team wins opener" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 9/2/17

    "Ballston Spa Scotties" (click here) - Saratoga Today 9/1/17

    "Football: Ballston Spa optimistic about 2017" (click here) -  Saratogian 9/1/17

    "Ballston Spa tops Gloversville in tourney final" (click here) - The Leader Herald 9/3/17

    "ROUNDUP: Queensbury falls short to Ballston Spa" (click here) - The Post Star 8/24/17

    "Ballston Spa girls' volleyball ready for its turn to shine" (click here) - The Gazette 8/23/17

    "Area players earn all-state honors" (click here) - The Leader Herald 8/14/17

    "BSpa Senior, Rogue Lacrosse Continues to Support Vets" (click here) - Ballston Journal 7/4/17 

    "All-Stars: Saratoga County sports stars shined this spring" (click here) - Saratogian 7/1/17

    "Ballston Spa softball's Pritchard to play in Italy" (click here) - The Daily Gazette 6/14/17