Congratulations to Queens College star Madison Rowland-Division II Player of the Year-2013 Saratoga Sparks Alumni
Great article regarding a Saratoga Sparks alumni player and daughter of our current Board Member Stacey Rowland.
2013 Saratoga Sparks Alumni-Madison Rowland-Queens College
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Madison Rowland was a four year Sparks Player and Varsity Standout at Shaker. With the Sparks she played on 3 teams that finished in the top ten at Nationals. She is the consummate team player. We are so proud of her achievements both with and after the Sparks.
2013 Saratoga Sparks Alumni-Ailaya Demand-LeMoyne College
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
As a Spark Ailaya Demand played on 3 top ten National Teams as a point guard. Coach Mingione called her his court general. She was a 5 year Varsity player at Watervliet leading them to 2 Sectional titles.
2014 Saratoga Sparks Alumni-Madison Shea-Clarkson University
Madison was standout point guard at Shenendehowa where she led them to Sectional title. She is also the starting point guard for Clarkson U. where she has been named player of the week many times.
2013 Saratoga Sparks Alumni-Alyssia Marsal-Clarkson University
As a Shenendehowa 3 year starter she played on 2 Sectional Teams. She also played on the Sparks teams that finished in the top ten nationally. She played for the Sparks for 7 seasons.
2013 Saratoga Sparks Alumni-Cassie Broadhead Devashrayee, BYU
Cassie was a standout at Scotia HS playing Varsity for 5 seasons. As a 3 year Spark, her teams finished in the top ten at nationals 3 straight years. Cassie is a starter and team leader at BYU in Utah.
- Five-year varsity starter in basketball
- 2013 Tartan of the Year
- 2013 Spirit Award
- Team won Foothills Council championship three straight years
- Four-time NBC Newschannel 13 All-Star
- Two-time Section II, Class A First Team
- Four-time leading scorer in Foothills Council
- Three-time Foothills Council Team MVP
- Five-time Foothills Council First Team
- Three-time First Team Large School Times Union All Area
- Three-time First Team All Area Daily Gazette
- 2013 First Team All State
- Two-time Second Team all State (2010, 2012)
- 2011 Third Team All State
- 2013 Scholar Athlete Award for Section II
- 2013 Business Award
- 2013 Philip Hill Memorial Scholarship for accounting
- 2013 Outstanding Student Leadership Award for academics, Board of Education
- All-time career leader at high school in points: 1460; rebounds: 501, assists: 268; steals: 330
- Played for the Saratoga Sparks AAU basketball club
- Club team finished second at the 2012 AAU National Championships in Orlando
- Club team finished ninth at nationals in 2011 and sixth in 2010