Patrick Garrett

Morning Edition Producer

Patrick Garrett graduated with a dual degree from the State University of New York, College at Oneonta in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications, Concentration in Production and a Bachelor of Arts in Music Industry. A former newsroom intern who joined the WAMC staff in 2014, he worked at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, where he sold tickets. He is an Eagle Scout from Saratoga Springs and writes and plays music in his free time.

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Sports
6:02 am
Fri March 27, 2015

Sports Report: Kentucky Brings Undefeated Record Into The Elite Eight

NCAA:

In the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, Kentucky bested West Virginia 78-39, Notre Dame topped Wichita State 78-65, Wisconsin beat North Carolina 79-72, and it was Arizona over Xavier 68-60.

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Sports
6:17 am
Thu March 26, 2015

Sports Report: Louisiana-Monroe Tops Vermont For CBI Title Spot

NCAA:

In men's college basketball, Louisiana-Monroe beat Vermont 71-65 last night to advance to the College Basketball Invitational championship series. Tylor Ongwae and Majok Deng each scored 22 points for Louisiana-Monroe. Ethan O'Day had 16 points for Vermont. The Warhawks will face Loyola Chicago in the best-of-3 title series, with Game 1 in Chicago on Monday night.

In women’s college basketball, the Siena Saints beat Mercer 65-54 for a trip to the WBI title game.

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Breaking
7:10 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Breaking: Pedestrian Struck And Killed By Train In Mechanicville

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Authorities say a person has died after being hit by a freight train near an upstate New York rail yard.

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Sports
6:09 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Sports Report: UAlbany Coach Will Brown Interviews At Fordham, George Mason

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NCAA:

The New York Post is reporting that UAlbany Men's Basketball Coach Will Brown interviewed for a position as head coach at Fordham University. He interviewed at George Mason on Monday.

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Sports
5:50 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Sports Report: UConn Women's BBall Is Coming To Albany

NCAA:

In women’s college basketball, No. 1 UConn crushed Rutgers 91-55 and will see No. 5 Texas at noon on Saturday. Joining the Huskies in Albany will be No. 3 Louisville when they take on No. 7 Dayton at 2:30 p.m.

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Capital Region News
12:19 pm
Mon March 23, 2015

Rosamilia Won't Seek Another Term As Troy Mayor

Troy Mayor Lou Rosamilia will not seek another term, after only one term in office. The Democrat, speaking Monday, said he needed time to dedicate to his faith and family. Rosamilia discussed the announcement with WAMC News.

Sports
5:45 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Sports Report: Sweet Sixteen Set, NCAA Men's Hockey Field Set

NCAA:

In men’s college basketball, the Sweet Sixteen is set, play starts on Thursday. On Friday Oklahoma beat UAlbany 69-60. Last night, No. 1 Duke beat No. 8 San Diego State 68-49, No. 1 Wisconsin topped No. 8 Oregon 72-65, No. 2 Gonzaga defeated No. 7 Iowa 87-68 and will play No. 11 UCLA on Friday. No. 7 Wichita State upset No.2 Kansas 78-65 and No. 7 Michigan State bested No. 2 Virginia 60-54.

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Sports
6:11 am
Fri March 20, 2015

Sports Report: A Pair Of 14th Seeds Move Into The Third Round Of The NCAA

NCAA:

For the first time in 20 years a pair of 14th seeds has moved into the Round of 32 in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. No. 14 Georgia State squeaked by No. 3 Baylor 57-56 and No. 14 UAB upset No. 3 Iowa State 60-59.

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Hudson Valley News
7:25 am
Thu March 19, 2015

UPDATE: Amber Alert For Four Sullivan Children Cancelled

Alfred Franklin Jr., father of the children.

UPDATE:  11am - New York State Police are now reporting that the AMBER ALERT has been cancelled. The children have been safely recovered.

MONTICELLO, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for four young children after police say they were abducted in upstate New York by a couple who had lost custody of the kids.

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Sports
5:52 am
Thu March 19, 2015

Sports Report: NCAA Field Of 64 Set; UConn Knocked Out Of NIT

NCAA:

In men's college basketball, Arizona State knocked 2014 NCAA champion UConn out in the first round of this year's National Invitation Tournament, 68-61 last night. UConn senior guard Ryan Boatright missed the first game of his four-year career due to a left shoulder injury. Shaq McKissic scored 22 points for Arizona State. Rodney Purvis led UConn with 19 points.

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