NYSPHSAA names QHS school of excellence for 2019-20 school year

Queensbury High School was named a School of Excellence by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) for the 2019-20 school year. Queensbury was one of 22 schools in Section 2 to earn the honor. To be named a School of Excellence, 75% of a district’s varsity teams must achieve scholar-athlete status. …

Fall sports season on hold until Sept. 21

On Thursday, July 16, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Inc. (NYSPHSAA) released guidance on the delay of the fall 2020 sports season to Sept. 21 and announced that the fall 2020 regional and state championships will be canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. View NYSPHSAA’s announcement.

Five Queensbury teams earn NYSPHSAA scholar-athlete status for winter 2020 season

On Thursday, May 14, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announced its winter 2020 scholar-athlete teams and individuals. To receive scholar-athlete team recognition with a certificate, the team’s average GPA for 75% of the roster must be greater than or equal to 90. The following Queensbury teams achieved this status: Boys …

Section 2 cancels spring sports season

In accordance with Governor Cuomo’s announcement today that New York schools will be closed to in-person learning for the remainder of the school year, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s 11 member sections have cancelled all remaining spring sports. Read the full release on the NYSPHSAA website.

NYSPHSAA announces cancellation of 2020 spring state championships

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association announced the cancellation of the spring state championship events. The NYSPHSAA will continue to rely upon information from the New York State Department of Health, local health departments as well as the Governor’s office for information and guidance on COVID-19 and its impact upon the spring …

Power of Pink Tournament raises more than $40,000 for charity

On Saturday, Oct. 12 and Saturday Oct. 19, Queensbury volleyball hosted its 11th annual Power of Pink volleyball tournament. The tournament raises money for the Sideout Foundation, which supports people with stage four breast cancer through an innovative clinical trial. A total of 32 JV and/or varsity teams attended the tournaments. We raised more than …

QHS named seventh best high school for athletes in upstate New York

QHS was recently named the seventh best high school for athletes in upstate New York according to a study from Niche.com. Additionally, QHS was ranked 15th out of 921 schools statewide. “Anytime you are recognized for this achievement, it is representative of the entire community,” said Athletic Director Rich Keys. The study compares the best …

Montgomery’s state championships highlight successful winter sports season

It was an exciting winter sports season for our teams and athletes! Here are some of the highlights: Overall This winter, 44 students participated in the NYSPHSAA championships, bringing the total on the school year to 67. Six teams earned scholar-athlete status – boys’ alpine ski, boys’ nordic ski, boys’ swimming and diving, girls’ basketball, …

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