Pete Tobey

Sports writer

Bio

Covering high school and minor-league sports in Section II since 1989. SUNY Plattsburgh grad. Colleen's lesser half. Three amazing young people call me Dad. Fan of Philadelphia Eagles, New York Rangers and Mets, and Syracuse Orange.

Home town

Saratoga Springs, NY

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http://poststar.com/sports/

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He kind of lives where the towns of Hartford, Kingsbury and Argyle come together -- I didn't feel I needed to be too specific... When I wrote a feature on Irion over the summer, he told me, and I quote: "It’s in Hartford, but my address is Argyle. Next door (neighbor) is Fort Ann, and a…

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Pete Tobey commented on Friday night (high)lights -- Week 4

Thanks, just got the official stats from the coach on Wednesday, correcting it now. We rely on other newspapers or other teams for information on some away games, and this was the case on Friday night for the LG/H-L at Hoosick Falls game.

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Thanks for the heads-up, 4sale -- it's been updated.

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When any key starting player on any team is suspended, it is our job as journalists to point out the fact that, 1.) Those players were not playing and, 2.) Why those players were not playing. Yes, they made a mistake. And no, it is not sensationalizing to tell the truth, nor is it unethical.…

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No there isn't -- not in a one-division setup.

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I found a plug!

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I have only heard the same rumors you have, and nothing substantial at this point to back them up. I will check into them in the coming weeks.

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Dan, you're thinking of last year when it was only the top two in Class D. This year that changed so the top four teams in each division make it. Greenwich has clinched Class D North, so that leaves the next three playoff spots open among basically four teams.

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Pete Tobey commented on One man's rankings -- Week 6

Good catch, Tim -- I was writing this in a rush in the wee hours of the morning and forgot to put Cohoes in there... I might have ranked them third ahead of Ravena before Ravena put a beating on Lansingburgh Friday night... Remember, Cohoes beat Ravena in Week 1, too.