Athletics News

Congratulations to the boys’ swim team on a hard-fought meet against Bethlehem on Thursday, Jan. 16! The Falcons’ 200 and medley relay teams performed well and Ve...

The Falcons are on a roll – literally! The Albany High School bowling team beat Christian Brothers Academy 21-11 on Wednesday, Jan. 15 with a total pin fall of 3346. ...

The Albany High School gym was the site of another victory on Wednesday, Jan. 15! This time it was the wrestling team - the Falcons beat Hoosick Falls 51-15. Congratulations ...

Falcons dominate at home

January 15, 2020

On Jan. 14, the boys’ basketball team beat Christian Brothers Academy at home, 72-63. Sophomore point guard Isaiah Austin led the team in scoring, with 16 points. Th...

Falcons top Troy

January 13, 2020

Congratulations to the girls’ basketball team on its 62-51 strong win over Troy on Friday. Jan. 10. The Falcons’ next home game is Thursday (Jan. 16) at 7 p.m. ag...

The City School District of Albany is proud to announce that for the fall 2019 sports season, The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) designated si...

Flanders soars at states

November 25, 2019

Congratulations Anna Flanders! The varsity diver from William S. Hackett Middle School placed eighth in the Nov. 22 state championship meet in Ithaca. She earned a score of 4...

Falcons give back!

November 25, 2019

Members of the boys’ basketball team - along with Coach Sean Brown - joined a contingent of Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School students and their teacher -Larry Drew ...

Winter is the Albany High School cheerleading team’s competitive season and the Falcons are hard at work preparing! During practice on Nov. 22, head coach Jahmere Holla...

Boys' basketball begins

November 21, 2019

The Albany High School boys’ basketball team has been pulling long days, with practices every night. With one scrimmage already under their belts, on the evening of Nov...

The Albany High School bowling team’s first match is on Nov. 29 at 9 a.m. In the meantime, the Falcons have been busy practicing at Del Lanes, with both veteran and new...

Boys' swimming begins

November 15, 2019

Construction at Albany High School has moved the boys’ swim team to the pool at Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School. The Falcons put in a lot of hard work their fir...

Jackson signs with Siena

November 13, 2019

Ahniysha "Baby" Jackson switched from Falcon blue to Saints green and gold on Wednesday when she signed a national letter of intent to continue her basketball car...

Indoor track season begins

November 13, 2019

Making good use of the space (and warmth!) of the hallways surrounding the Albany High School cafeterias, the Falcons began practice for winter track the week of Nov. 11. Ste...

You don’t win games on skills and talent alone. During the Nov. 12 practice, the girls’ basketball team lived that truth with strength and endurance training. Coa...

Congratulations to varsity volleyball on winning all three games (25-12, 25-14 and 25-15) during the team's Oct. 16 match against Emma Willard! Leah Gonzalez recorded fiv...

Visit the district's Facebook page for highlights from the girls' away swim meet against Bethlehem on Oct. 7. The Falcons' next meet is Thursday, Oct. 10 at 4:30 ...

Prepare to turn on your Falcon Pride! Albany High School will officially kick off Homecoming 2019 on Friday, Oct. 4 with a pep rally at 2 p.m. that leads up to a weekend of F...

Boys' soccer back on track

September 27, 2019

The Albany High School boys’ soccer team waited 11 months for this, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. Harrison Leon’s curling strike off a free ki...

Falcon diver soars in Section 2

September 24, 2019

Varsity Falcon diver Anna Flanders earned the top score in Section 2 to win the Skidmore Invitational on Sept. 21! The William S. Hackett Middle School eighth-grader is now r...

Visit the district Facebook page to view highlights from the Falcons' Sept. 20 match at home against Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake.  (A Facebook account is not necessary...

Congratulations to Albany High School senior left back Sophia Pearlman on an amazing goal with a shot from the halfway line during the Sept. 17  girls’ soccer game ag...

Congratulations to the boys’ cross country team on its win over Bethlehem during a Sept. 17  league meet at Capital Hills. Santino Martinelli and Maxwell Roper ran gr...

Boys' soccer beats Guilderland

September 11, 2019

Hser Nay Wah scored twice in the second half and Harrison Leon and Mohamed Al-Tiri each scored on outstanding individual efforts in the first half as the Albany High School boys...

Thirty-four City School District of Albany elementary and middle-school students were recognized at the Sandra G. Morley Physical Education Leadership Awards at Hudson Valley Co...