Thursday, December 26, 2013

NYS Girls Basketball Rankings: 12/24/2013

As with the boys rankings, I'm a little late with this - Christmas happened - but here's the latest round of the NYS girls basketball ranigns from the New York State Sportswriters Association.

The top five in each class as well as the rankings of any and all Section II teams are under the cut. Als, if you want to see the entire list, there's a link for that here.

I hope everyone got exactly what they wanted for Christmas and have a very Happy Rankings!
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NYS Boys Basketball Rankings - 12/24/2013

I'm a little late - it was Christmas - but here are the latest NYS boys basketball rankings from the New York State Sportswriters Association.

As per usual, top five in each class as well as all Section II teams under the cut with records through December 22. So, keep that in mind. These records only go through Sunday.

There were a few shakeups as far as the rankings, so this is starting to get intersting already.

If you want to see the entire list, go ahead and click here.

I hope you all got what you wanted for Christmas and Happy Rankings!
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Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Class A Football All-Stars

It took a little while, but we've finally got Class A football all-stars to dole out.

Burnt Hills' Josh Quesada was named player of the year, while Gloversville' Asa Barnhill earned offensive player of the year honors and Troy's Ryan Byrnes was named defensive player of the year.

Check out the entire list under the cut and congratulations to everyone!
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NYS Girls Basketball Rankings: 12/17/2013

Rankings upon rankings up rankings in the snow.

It may be snowing outside, but the New York State Sportswriters Association has been hard at work compiling our first round of girls basketball rankings.

Same drill as normal here. The top five teams in each class are listed under the cut, as well as the rankings for any and all Section II teams. If you want to check out the entire list (and you should) you can click here.

Happy rankings!

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NYS Boys Basketball Rankings - 12/17/2013

We may be in the midst of tracking down postponements for tonight's Section II basketball games, but the New York State Sportswriters Association is busy ranking teams across the state.

Under the cut check out the first round of state rankings for boys basketball. Same drill as always - top five in each class as well as any area teams. If you want to see the entire rankings, you can click right here.

Also, fun facts, Lake George has the longest win streak in the state right now, with 12.

Happy rankings!

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UPDATED 4:06 P.M.: It's Snowing! Things Have Been Postponed!

It's snowing out! Again! And this time it's having an impact on sporting events.

Under the cut, check out the events that have been officially postponed and/or rescheduled. If teams have already announced a makeup date for the games, I've put it right next to the matchup.

Now, this list is (probably) going to grow as the day and the snow continues, so it'll be update as things come in. In other words, if you don't see your team now, you might later, so check back.

Go make some basketball-themed snowmen with all your free time.

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Sunday, December 8, 2013

NYS Girls Soccer All-State Team

It's beginning to look a lot like that time when the New York State Sportswriters Association releases its all-state teams for fall sports.

We start out with girls soccer standouts from this past season and a solid showing by Section II standouts. Check out the Section II players who were honored under the cut as well as players of the year in each class. Congratulations to everyone!

To see the entire list go ahead and click right here.
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Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Shen Student-Athletes Heading to Next Level

A trio of Shenendehowa student-athletes are heading to the next level of competition, as they will sign their National Letters of Intent on Thursday afternoon, December 12.

Ian Grey will be heading to Providence College for lacrosse. Alexis Porter, who recently competed at the H.S. with Journeymen wrestling, will commit to McKendree University to continue her dominance on the mat. Finally, Justin Yurchak - The Record's large school baseball player of the year last spring - will head to Wake Forest University.

There will be a signing ceremony for all three standouts at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday in the High School East Library on the Shenendehowa campus.