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Alex Mendez hits game-winner in extras

Baseball 6, Tamarac 5

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Panthers top Maple Hill

Boys Lacrosse 15, Maple Hill 2

Bennington Banner: MAPLE HILL, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls boys lacrosse team earned the second win in program history with a 15-2 rout of Maple Hill on Tuesday.

Mark Hackett, Matt Sprague and Nick Schrom all had hat tricks, while Schrom also had three assists. Other goal scorers were Cole Votra (two), Noah Labarge (two goals, two assists), Jake Bakaitis (one) and Charles Whitman (one). Chris Shielding had eight saves in the victory.

Whitman leads Panthers

Baseball 5, Stillwater 3

Bennington Banner: HOOSICK, N.Y. — The first varsity start for Hoosick Falls sophomore Wyatt Whitman was a successful one as he and the Panthers beat Stillwater, 5-3.

Whitman allowed two earned runs and five hits, while striking out five in a complete-game effort. Up two, Stillwater loaded the bases in the seventh, but Peter Muratorri came up with a great snag on a hot shot to second to end the game.

Tom Peabody and Alex Mendez each had doubles for Hoosick Falls, while Tyler Rondeau added an RBI. The Panthers improve to 2-1 in the Wasaren League and 3-1 overall.

Warriors topple HFCS

Softball 3, Stillwater 7

Bennington Banner: HOOSICK, N.Y. — Stillwater’s Taylor Moore struck out eight and went 2-for-4 at the plate as the Warriors topped Hoosick Falls, 7-3, in Wasaren League softball action on Tuesday.

Moore allowed three runs on seven hits and four walks in the win.

For Hoosick Falls, Erika Quackenbush allowed seven runs (three earned) and struck out three in seven innings. At the plate, Quackenbush was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI. Alyssa Ellis added an RBI hit, and Liz Ryan was 2-for-3 from the leadoff spot.

Panthers drop to Cohoes

Girls Lacrosse 11, Cohoes 16

Bennington Banner: HOOSICK, N.Y. — Jordyn Haynes scored five goals, but it wasn’t enough as Cohoes beat Hoosick Falls, 16-11, in girls lacrosse on Tuesday.

Hannah Fricke and Dana O’Malley added a pair of goals each, while Caytlyn Springer and Paige Graney contributed with a score. Kara LaFlamme had 6 saves in the defeat.

Hoosick Falls is 0-2 in the Capital District Women’s Lacrosse League and 0-6 overall.

Hoosick girls lacrosse loses

Lacrosse 6, Schuylerville 16

Bennington Banner: SCHUYLERVILLE, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls Central School girls lacrosse team fell to Schuylerville 16-6 on Monday.

Jordyn Haynes had three goals for Hoosick Falls in the loss, while Hannah Fricke added two and Dana O’Malley had one.

Jordyn Rousselle led the Horses with 7 goals and 1 assist in the win.

HFCS baseball downed

Baseball 3, Schuylerville 8

Bennington Banner: HOOSICK, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls Central School baseball team spotted Schuylerville runs early in Monday’s contest, and the Panthers could never recover en route to a 8-3 Wasaren League loss.

Down 4-0 in the second, Hoosick Falls loaded the bases with no outs, but could only push one run across.

Kealan Hitt took the loss, going five innings while striking out five. Tyler Rondeau had a single and an RBI sac fly in the losing effort.

Hoosick Falls falls to 2-1 overall, 1-1 in the league while Schuylerville improves to 5-0, 2-0. HFCS returns to action today against Stillwater at home.

Panthers top Horses in softball

Softball 3, Schuylerville 1

Bennington Banner: HOOSICK, N.Y. — Erika Quackenbush picked up her third win of the season as the Hoosick Falls Central School softball team topped Schuylerville 3-1 on Monday.

Quackenbush scatter five hits in her complete game outing, and at the plate Liz Ryan hit two singles while Maddy Ryan and Ashley St. Onge added basehits themselves. Ashley Stephens had an RBI single for Hoosick Falls.

Katie Lehan took the loss for Schuylerville and Madeline Nevins had two singles.

The game was the first of six this week for the Panthers, who move to 3-2 overall, 3-0 in the Wasaren League. The Panthers return to action today at home against Stillwater.

Panthers softball victorious

Softball 6, Greenwich 4
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Panthers top Schalmont, semis next

Hoosick Falls 56, Schalmont 48

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HFCS rolls in Quarterfinals

Boys Basketball 71, Coxsackie-Athens 28

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Panthers use height to beat ‘Birds

Girls Basketball 51, Voorheesville 36

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Panthers avenge only loss of year

Boys Basketball 65, Mt.Anthony 45

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Hoosick third in bowling

Bowling 5,358, Mechanicville 5,468

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Panthers send eight wrestlers to Sectionals

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