Albany Academy for Girls’ Von Rohr celebrates birthday with a 71 and medalist honors in Section II golf individual championship

Albany Academy for Girls’ Von Rohr celebrates birthday with a 71 and medalist honors in Section II golf individual championship

REXFORD — It was absolutely no surprise that the strong Albany Academy for Girls contingent dominated the Section II Girls Individual Championship & State Qualifier Monday at The Edison Club. But the order of finish was not expected. Celebrating her birthday, sophomore Samantha Von Rohr carded a career-best 1-under-par 71 to secure medalist honors and lead two of her more experienced teammates in a 1-2-3 Albany Academy finish. Two-time Section II champion and defending NYSPHSAA Championship titlist Kennedy Swedick, a junior who enjoyed a sensational summer that included the NYS Women’s Amateur crown among many exploits on the links, finished…
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Schuylerville football blanks Broadalbin-Perth in battle of unbeatens

Schuylerville football blanks Broadalbin-Perth in battle of unbeatens

BROADALBIN — When the week began, Broadalbin-Perth was scheduled to face winless Coxsackie-Athens as part of its homecoming festivities. Instead, injuries and COVID concerns left the RiverHawks unable to play. After a scramble to find a replacement, the Patriots wound up hosting defending Section II Class C champion Schuylerville on Friday night. The Black Horses were originally scheduled to face Rensselaer, which opted to take the week off to recover from injuries instead. Schuylerville, ranked first in the latest New York State Sportswriters Association Class C poll, posted a 44-0 victory in a battle of 4-0 teams. “Even though we only had…
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High schools: Johnstown falls to Cobleskill-Richmondville in Class C football

High schools: Johnstown falls to Cobleskill-Richmondville in Class C football

HIGH SCHOOLS - Caleb Hantho threw a pair of touchdown passes in Cobleskill-Richmondville’s 26-18 win over Johnstown in Section II Class C football action on Friday.  Ean Comino and Luke Yorke added touchdown runs for the Bullodgs. Johnstown’s Jack Miller ran for a pair of scores, and the Sir Bills also scored on a fumble return. Fonda-Fultonville improved its record to 5-0, rolling to a 48-0 win over Ichabod Crane. Jackson Cusack returned two punts for touchdowns in the second quarter, and added touchdown passes to Jonathan Cranker, Roger Boyer and Jackson Croucher. Owen Hicks and Cranker added short touchdown…
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