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The Boys Basketball Championships Continues | Thursday, March 14, 2024 @ 6 p.m.

We are extremely excited to send our Falcon boys up to the New York State Final Four Tournament this Thursday, March 14th, at the Cool Insuring Arena in Glens Falls, NY. The Woodlands Falcons will take on the Stillwater Warriors at 6 p.m. Please see below for detailed information about the game. 



The Boys will march through the school during 1st period and will depart from Woodlands High School @ 9 a.m. 

Both the Boys Basketball and the Cheerleaders will travel up to Glens Falls in a Coach Bus


Tournament Information:

First Round: Thursday, March 14, 6 p.m.

Second Round (If first game is won): Friday, March 15, 5 p.m.


Championship Site:

Cool Insuring Arena

1 Civic Center

Glens Falls, NY 12801


Admission & Ticket Sales:

Tickets are managed by the Cool Insuring Arena and are available on-site at the ticket window ($10) or online through SeatGeek (additional fees apply). No re-entry is permitted.


For event details and online tickets, visit:

Tickets are general admission. Bus drivers with proper ID will be admitted to regionals, semifinals, and finals free of charge. There are no discounts for senior citizens or students. Children age 5 and under are free. Only NYSPHSAA passes will be honored at the championship site. No Section Lifetime, Service, or other passes will be accepted. Regional ticket prices are determined by the host section.


Hotel Accommodations for Fans/Parents:

NYSPHSAA is proud to announce a partnership with the IHG Hotels of Upstate New York as the Official Hotel Partner of the NYSPHSAA Championships. Tell your fans, families, and friends to contact the Holiday Inn location for their tournament accommodations. Please note that teams have room blocks arranged at different hotels for this event.


Holiday Inn Express

216 Corinth Road

Queensbury, NY 12804



Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs

232 Broadway

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866




Parking is available at the following locations:

  1. Oakland Ave Parking near Burger King
  2. Pine Street Elm Street Parking Lot
  3. Pearl Street Warren Street Parking
  4. Parking Garage on Park Street St. Mary’s Parking Lot


Arena Restrictions:

All patrons and bags are subject to search. Prohibited Items Include:

  • Weapons of any kind
  • Food & Beverages
  • Backpacks/shopping bags
  • Noisemakers or laser pointers
  • Professional cameras
  • Audio/visual recorders
  • Flash photography
  • Bags larger than 14" x14" x6"

Noisemakers and Confetti

Sirens, horns, noisemakers, or any other distractive devices will not be permitted at any tournament games. Drums will not be permitted at any game site unless the drum is carried by members of a school band. Drums to be used as noisemakers, however, will be prohibited. Confetti is prohibited at all game sites.

A full list of policies can be found here:  




Watch Party:

Woodlands Gymnasium at Woodlands Middle High School

475 W. Hartsdale Avenue, Hartsdale NY 10530

Doors open @ 5:30 p.m.

The game will begin @ 6:00 p.m.


Thank you for your continued support. We look forward to cheering on our Falcons as they work to secure a win in the State Finals!


Thank you,


Michael McCoy

Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics