Wrestling Season Comes to a Close

Lizzy Robinson

February 19, 2010

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The state-qualifying wrestling tournament was held last weekend in Glens Falls. Two of the six wrestlers who had qualified for the tournament the weekend before also placed in the top six of their weight-class at the state-qualifiers....

Wrestling Sectionals Exemplify Dramatic Improvements

Lizzy Robinson

February 10, 2010

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The culminating event of the 2009-2010 wrestling season -- the Section II Class D Sectional Tournament -- took place on Saturday in Warrensburg. The Academy team did significantly better this year than last, when only George Featherstonhaugh...

Wrestling Team’s 7-1 Record is the Best in Years

Lizzy Robinson

February 1, 2010

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The final two dual matches of the Academy wrestling season took place this past week. On Tuesday, their match against Cobleskill ended with a 51-32 victory for Academy. At that point, the team was undefeated, with a record of...

From CHVL to Colonial Council: How it Has Affected AAG Athletics

Emily Downie

January 29, 2010

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Two years ago, for various reasons, the AAG Sports program was forced to switch from the CHVL, a league for the smallest schools in the Capital Region, to the Colonial Council, a league with average sized schools. Though these...

Academy Wrestling Has Another Successful Week

Lizzy Robinson

January 26, 2010

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On Thursday, January 14th, the Academy Wrestling team defeated Ravena, and took one more step toward the Colonial Council Championship. Expecting the match to be very close, the team was noticeably nervous -- especially since...

Halfway Through the Season, Academy Wrestling Still Undefeated

Lizzy Robinson

January 12, 2010

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While many of us spent our two-week vacation sleeping late into the afternoon and relishing the 16 glorious days of repose, the Academy Wrestling team barely took any time off. After a two-hour practice nearly every morning, including...

Ski Team Race at West Mountain

Dani Harris

January 11, 2010

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The AAG ski team started off their season on a positive note on Wednesday.  They placed third out of more than twelve teams, behind Queensbury and Saratoga in a GS race at West Mountain. The team consists of Maddie Daly (grade...

Breakout Year for Academy Girls’ Basketball

Emily Downie

December 13, 2009

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After playing four league games, with a record of 3-1, it seems that this may be the year that the Academy Girls Basketball team really settles into the competitiveness of the Colonial Council. In past years, the Academy Girls...

AA Hockey loss at Berkshire

Matt DeVito

June 7, 2009

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With a 12 to 2 loss on Wednesday, December 2, the Albany Academy hockey team’s record fell to 0-3. A very good Berkshire team that is a potential contender to win the Prep League out played the Cadets. Although it has been a rou...

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