Athletics News

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has appointed former Albany High School student-athlete Ashley Chapple to serve as the district’s new director of hea...

The City School District of Albany is proud to announce the Hall of Fame Class of 2020. The annual honor, established in 2009, recognizes three categories of people: alumni w...

Albany High School’s virtual athletic awards night was streamed live on Google Meet on June 3. The ceremony is now available to view at your leisure. The program and...

It probably didn’t seem like it at the time, but getting cut from the Albany High School basketball team two years ago is probably one of the best things to happen to Andr...

Winter athletes honored

April 15, 2020

The City School District of Albany would like to recognize our winter scholar-athletes who received honors for participation in the winter sports season. Congratulations to all,...

Sign-ups for modified spring sports will run through Friday, March 6. Available spring sports include baseball, boys' and girls' lacrosse, softball and co-ed track. P...

Swimmers strong at sectionals

February 18, 2020

Congratulations to the Albany High School boys’ swim team for a solid performance at the Section 2 championships last weekend at Shenendehowa High School.  Junior ...

Three Falcon runners placed in the finals at the 2020 Section 2 Division I indoor track championships last weekend at the University at Albany. Albany High School senior Andr...

The City School District of Albany is proud to announce that for the winter 2019-20 sports season, The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) designat...

Congratulations to Falcon indoor track's Andre Woods! The Albany High sprinter is the winter track Suburban Council Champion in the 55m dash! At the meet in February, ...

Cheer team earns silver

February 5, 2020

The Albany High School varsity cheerleading team placed second in the Suburban Council Championships for the winter 2020 competition season. At the same competition, junior D...

Congratulations to Marianne Leung! The recently retired district P.E. teacher – who taught for 33 years and coached tennis for 28 years – was awarded the 2019 Vir...

Congratulations to the Albany High School cheerleaders! The varsity squad placed first in the co-ed division and earned the titles of Grand Champions and Super Grand Champion...

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...