Shenendehowa baseball

GREAT FALLS VOYAGERS Justin Yurchak of Clifton Park finished the Pioneer League regular season hitting .345.

Yurchak stars in first pro season

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter When this past June’s Major League Baseball amateur draft rolled around, Justin Yurchak watched and waited, unsure if there was…



DAILY GAZETTE FILE PHOTO Shen’s state title in field hockey contributed mightily to the school winning the Kerr Cup for overall athletic excellence.

Shen sports tops in state

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter CLIFTON PARK — For the third year in a row, Shenendehowa has won the Kerr Cup All-Sport Championship for overall…



PETER R. BARBER/GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER Niko Concha of Saratoga is late with the tag as Joe Palko of Shenendehowa steals second base at Joe Bruno Stadium in Troy on Saturday.

Shen solves Saratoga, will face Nisky

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter TROY — For the third time in five days, Shenendehowa head coach Greg Christodulu called upon his team’s lone sophomore…


PETER R. BARBER/Gazette Photographer Zach Goldberg of Shenendehowa slides in safely at second as CBA's Nick Marola takes the throw Thursday.

Shenendehowa baseball holds off CBA

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter COLONIE — A catch, a flip and a sigh of relief. With that, Shenendehowa finished off its 11-8 win Thursday…




PETER R. BARBER/Gazette Photographer Brian Hart of Saratoga Springs is doused with water after hitting a game-winning home run Friday against Shenendehowa.

Saratoga beats Shen, captures I-87 Cup

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter AMSTERDAM — Shenendehowa head coach Greg Christodulu compared Friday’s meeting between his Plainsmen and Saratoga Springs to a boxing match,…