Track-and-field events sometimes come down to physics and psyche, pushing by increments.
The high sun and heavy humidity didn't stop Guilderland athletes from placing near the top during state championships for outdoor track and field.
Getting to States was just a fingertip away last week in the Section 2 state qualifiers, held at the University at Albany.
Guilderland lacrosse beat Shen at UAlbany Thursday afternoon, 17 to 7, heading to the regional finals on Saturday where the Dutch lost to Suffern, 17 to 6.
In two games against Colonie softball pitcher Jess Annello this season, Guilderland went scoreless.
Guilderland needed a clutch hit, but it didn't come.
Guilderland took on Saratoga last Saturday in a semifinal.
Photos from Guilderland's semifinal lacrosse game at home on Wednesday.
Cara Quimby's new record of 12 goals propelled Guilderland to its 10th straight Class A final.
Even though Guilderland lost a close game, it gave an effort for the ages.
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