Suburban Council

ERICA MILLER/Gazette Sportswriter Shenendehowa’s Kelli Russo attempts a shot at Saratoga’s goalie Renee Banagan during their field hockey game Monday.

Plainsmen get aggressive, beat Streaks

BY JIM SCHILTZ Gazette Sportswriter SARATOGA SPRINGS – Shenendehowa’s field hockey team got super aggressive in the second half of Monday’s Suburban Council game at…


MICHAEL KELLY/Gazette Sportswriter Shenendehowa boys' soccer goalies sports uniforms that make them stick out.

Shen goalies hit on (very) bright idea

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter CLIFTON PARK — With a laugh and a wave of his hands, Shenendehowa boys’ soccer head coach Jon Bain redirected…


PETER R. BARBER/Gazette Photographer Jaylin Sykes had a goal and an assist in Shenendehowa's 8-0 win over Mohonasen Sept 14.

Sykes delivering for Shen

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter CLIFTON PARK — During his freshman season, Jaylin Sykes scored five goals. It was a respectable showing for Sykes, a…


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…


PETER R. BARBER/Gazette Photographer Nicole Adams of Shenendehowa blocks a shot by Christie Brown of Niskayuna on Tuesday.

Adams sparks Shenendehowa volleyball

BY MICHAEL KELLY Gazette Sportswriter NISKAYUNA — Once Shenendehowa got itself close late in the first set of Tuesday’s Suburban Council girls’ volleyball match against…





AMY LUKE/For The Daily Gazette Shen field hockey lost stars to graduation, but is still expected to compete for titles.

Shen field hockey’s cupboard not bare

BY JIM SCHILTZ Gazette Sportswriter CLIFTON PARK — During Shenendehowa’s run to the 2016 state Class A field hockey championship, Plainsmen coach Jeanne Frevola routinely mixed…


PHOTO PROVIDED Shenendehowa graduate Ashley Mossey, 25, is the new coach at Becker, where she starred.

Shen grad Mossey new Becker lacrosse coach

BY JIM SCHILTZ Gazette Sportswriter LEICESTER, Mass. — Shenendehowa High School graduate Ashley Mossey won’t be much older than some of the players she’ll be leading…