Lansingburgh Athletics Announcements
NYSPHSAA Section 2 Winter Sports Decision & What It Means for Lansingburgh (November 17, 2020)
The Section 2 Executive Committee of NYSPHSAA has decided Low/Moderate Risk Winter Sports can begin on December 14, 2020. Per NYSPHSAA, High Risk Winter Sports may begin on January 4, 2021.
Click here to read the November 13 press release from Section 2 explaining more and the November 17 press release from NYSPHSAA for additional information.
What Does This Mean for Lansingburgh Winter Athletics?
Despite this announcement from the Section 2 Executive Committee, all Lansingburgh interscholastic athletic programs remain on pause until we can open all school buildings with a guarantee of no future New York State aid cuts.
If the district's financial situation improves as a result of no further budget shortfalls, the district will revisit interscholastic athletics moving forward.
Colonial Council Decision on Fall 2020 Athletics & What It Means for Lansingburgh (September 18, 2020)
Earlier today the Colonial Council Athletic League collectively decided that in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic they will be postponing all moderate risk sports and Cross Country until the Fall II Season which will be played starting on March 1, 2021. Those include the previously announced Football and Volleyball seasons.
Click here to read the full press release from the Colonial Council explaining how they came to this decision.
What Does This Mean for Lansingburgh Athletics?
For the Lansingburgh Knights Athletics Program, it means that our traditional fall sports of Football, Volleyball, Boys and Girls Soccer and Cross Country will all be played during the Fall II Season.
Practices will begin for these sports on March 1, 2021, barring no further budget shortfalls as a result of future New York State aid cuts.
More information will be provided to students and families as the Fall II Season start date approaches.
Lansingburgh Athletic Director
Phone: (518) 233-6816
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Sean Colfer
Student-Athlete of the Week
Student-Athlete of the Week shines a spotlight on specific Lansingburgh students who also play on our athletics teams. Each week, coaches of each Lansingburgh Knights sports teams choose an exemplary student-athlete who demonstrates not only talent and leadership skills but also good sportsmanship.
Student-Athlete of the Week will return once Lansingburgh athletics programming is allowed to resume operations.