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Hockey: Saratoga falls in Don Kauth Tournament

By: Aidan Joly Two first period goals helped out by a very strong defensive effort led to a win. The Mamaroneck Tigers defeated the Saratoga Blue Streaks on Saturday afternoon at Weibel Avenue Ice Rink by a score of 3-0 as part of the 2016 Don Kauth Memorial Tournament. Going in, the defending state champions … Continue reading »

Boys basketball: Saratoga flies past Ballston Spa in home opener

By: Aidan Joly Behind a two-man wrecking crew of Adam Anderson and Brian Hart, Saratoga was able to cruise to a blowout victory. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the Ballston Spa Scotties on Friday night at Saratoga Springs High School by a score of 74-42. After being disappointed with their season opener on Tuesday, the … Continue reading »

Soccer: Loss in Sectional Semis End Saratoga’s season

By: Aidan Joly A fatal overtime error led to the ending of a season. The Bethlehem Eagles defeated the Saratoga Blue Streaks in the boy’s Class AA semifinals on Friday night at Colonie High School by a final of 1-0 in overtime. After the 80 minutes of regulation, the teams were deadlocked at zeroes. The … Continue reading »

Boys soccer: Saratoga defeats Albany, advances to sectional quarterfinals

By: Aidan Joly After struggling in the first half, Saratoga picked it up for a big second half. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the Albany Falcons on Saturday afternoon at Saratoga Springs High School in the first round of boys sectional soccer by a score of 5-0. Things started out slowly for both sides with … Continue reading »

Football: Saratoga falls to Shaker on Senior Night

By: Aidan Joly A major change on both sides led to a different outcome this time for Shaker. The Shaker Blue Bison defeated the Saratoga Blue Streaks football on Friday night at Saratoga High School by a score of 35-7, in a rematch of the 2015 Section 2, Class AA final and Saratoga’s 2016 Senior … Continue reading »

Football: Saratoga defeats Niskayuna to pick up first win of the season

By: Aidan Joly A dominant all-around performance led to a blowout victory. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the Niskayuna Silver Warriors on Friday night at Saratoga Springs High School by a score of 49-6 in Saratoga’s first victory of the season in their 2016 Homecoming Game. Saratoga started early, scoring their first touchdown of an … Continue reading »

Baseball: Saratoga ends season with semifinal loss to CBA

Monday, May 23, 2016 Story and photo by Aidan Joly Free baserunners for CBA proved to be costly in getting the win. The CBA Brothers defeated the Saratoga Blue Streaks on Saturday afternoon in the Section 2 semifinal at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium by a score of 5-2. Saratoga struck first taking a 1-0 lead … Continue reading »

Baseball: Saratoga upsets Ballston Spa in quarterfinal

Saturday, May 21, 2016 Story and photos by Aidan Joly An early start and never slowing down proved to be the way for Saratoga being able to pull off the upset. The #6-seeded Saratoga Blue Streaks varsity baseball defeated the #3-seeded Ballston Spa Scotties on Thursday afternoon at Ballston Spa High School in the Section … Continue reading »

Baseball: Saratoga shuts out Niskayuna to advance to quarterfinals

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Story and photos by Aidan Joly Heading into sectional playoffs, Saratoga looked to continue their hot play. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the Niskayuna Silver Warriors on Tuesday afternoon at East Side Recreation field by a score of 5-0 in the opening round of sectional play, advancing to the quarterfinals. Danny … Continue reading »

Baseball: Saratoga edges out Shen to finish regular season

Monday, May 16, 2016 Story and photos by Aidan Joly Going into the final push of the regular season, Saratoga looked to end the year on a high note, and they did just that. Saratoga played four games in the final week of the regular season, and came out on top on all four. After … Continue reading »

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