Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Thursday, July 25, 2013
New York State Amateur Golf Championships
|J.S. Carras/The Record|
Here is the story from Tuesday's first round.
Here is the story after Wednesday's second round.
Bethlehem grad Victor Fox (left) leads the pack, heading into Thursday's final day of competition.
For live scoring of the final 36 rounds, follow along here.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
CAA football media day for UAlbany
The Great Danes didn't receive much respect in the preseason poll, which was released on Wednesday, at the league's media day at M&T Stadium in Baltimore.
Coach Bob Ford and quarterback Will Fiacchi represented the team down at media day.
Here is the preseason poll.
3. New Hampshire
5. James Madison
7. Stony Brook
9. William & Mary
11. Rhode Island
The Great Danes kick off the season on Aug. 31, at Duquesne, and play their first CAA game on Sept. 14, when they host Rhode Island, in the first game played at Bob Ford Field.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Siena releases non-conf bball schedule
The highlight is a trip to the Old Spice Classic, in Orlando, over Thanksgiving weekend.
Here is a link to the full schedule.
"Obviously, it's one of the toughest schedules Siena has ever played," said coach Jimmy Patsos, who was hired in April.
Yankee Chris Chambliss in Capital District
|Mike McMahon/The Record|
Here is a link to the story.
Chambliss said it was one of the best charity events he's ever been a part of.
Chambliss won six World Series rings with the Yankees, as a player in the late 1970's and then four more, as a coach in the late 1990's.
Sage places 58 on Spring Scholar List
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Mark Appel to debut with ValleyCats on July 5
Mark Appel, who was selected No. 1 in the recent 2013 MLB Draft, will pitch for the ValleyCats on Friday, July 5, against Lowell.
Appel will join the team on Thursday, July 4.
Appel finished the 2013 season with a 10-4 record for Stanford, with a 2.12 ERA. He set the program record for strikeouts with 372.
Appel signed with Houston two weeks ago and has been working out in Florida since.
Appel will be the highest drafted player to play for the ValleyCats and fourth first-round pick to play in Troy.
Jason Castro (2008), Jordan Lyles (2008) and George Springer (2011) are the other first round selections to appear for the ValleyCats.
UAlbany hoops non-conference schedule
The highlight is obviously a New Year's Eve date against Pitt. The season opens on Nov. 8, when UAlbany plays at Siena. The first game at SEFCU Arena is a few days later, when the Great Danes host NJIT, on Nov. 12.
UAlbany will be road warriors, as nine of the first 13 games are away from SEFCU Arena.
The schedule is below.
Nov. 8 - at Siena
Nov. 12 - NJIT
Nov. 16 - at Quinnipiac
Nov. 20 - at Duquesne
Nov. 23 - Bucknell
Nov. 26 - at Rider
Dec. 1 - at NJIT
Dec. 4 - at Holy Cross
Dec. 10 - at Brown
Dec. 14 - Colgate
Dec. 20 - Yale
Dec. 23 - at Drake
Dec. 31 - at Pitt