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Dolgeville volleyball players earn CSC honors

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Four Dolgeville volleyball players were among those named to the 2016-17 Center State Conference Division II volleyball all-star team. Seniors Raquel Borst and Mercedes Rumrill were named to the first team for Dolgeville, while seniors Rachael Gross and Kacey Daley were named honorable ...

Karts line the main aisle at the inaugural go-kart show featuring members of the Wing Cart Racing Series on Saturday at Runnings in Gloversville. The show continues today during store hours. (The Leader-Herald/James A. Ellis)

On Display

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GLOVERSVILLE - Runnings is hosting a go-kart show this weekend. The show features members of the Wing Cart Racing Series. The show continues today during store hours.

Nathanial Andersen swims the freestyle during the Adirondack Gold Short Course Championships meet at Robison Pool at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy. Andersen won all three events he competed in at the Central Valley Swim League Championships in Canajoharie on Feb. 25. (Photos contributed by Sarah Dzikowicz)

Sea Rams compete at CVSL Championships

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CANAJOHARIE — The Amsterdam Sea Rams competed in the Central Valley Swim League Championships at Nellis Pool on Feb. 25. In the boys 10-and-younger division, Sebastian Carmichael won the 100-yard freestyle (2:23.57) and 25-yard butterfly (46.37 seconds). He also placed second in the 50 ...

Man o’ War at 100 exhibit set to open

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will unveil its new exhibit, Man o’ War at 100, on Wednesday in the Museum’s Contemporary Racing Gallery. The exhibit will remain open through 2018. The exhibit’s debut coincides with the 100th anniversary of Man ...

Dolgeville's Sarah George, left, and Northville's Brytney Moore battle for a loose ball during a  Jan. 7 non-league game at Northville High School. George recently was named a first-team Center State Conference all-star. (The Leader-Herald/James A. Ellis)

Dolgeville players named Center State Conference all-stars

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A total of three Dolgeville players were among those named to the recently announced Center State Conference Division II boys and girls basketball all-star teams. Sarah George was named a first-team all-star for the Dolgeville girls, while Zach Smith and Shawn McGraw were named all-stars for ...

Dolgeville's Treay Jaquay, right, battles Fonda-Fultonville's Josh Hemdinger during their 113-pound bout in a Dec. 13, 2016, dual meet. Jaquay recently was named a Center State Conference all-star. (The Leader-Herald/Paul Wager)

Dolgeville wrestlers named CSC all-stars

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Several Dolgeville wrestlers were among those named to the recently announced Center State Conference all-star team. Brad Lamphere (99 pounds), Treay Jaquay (106) and Justin Kopet (195) all were named all-stars for the Blue Devils, while Jacob Null (138), David Pierce (138), Justus Richardson ...

Mowrey scores two in Cobleskill loss

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ASTON, Pa — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s lacrosse team dropped an 18-9 decision at Neumann University on Tuesday. With the loss the Fighting Tigers fell to 2-1 overall on the year, while the Knights improved to 2-4. Junior attackman Jeremy Mowrey, a Johnstown graduate, scored two goals, ...

Nordby playing for Westminster

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NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — Tyler Nordby, a member of the 2016 Section II Class A champion Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake lacrosse team and former member of the Amsterdam lacrosse team, is playing lacrosse for Westminster College. Nordby has a goal and two assists in four games this season. On ...

Holland Meadows to offer adult class

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VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will offer golf class for adults on Monday. The class, which is for beginner and intermediate players will take place over four weeks, beginning April 17. Classes will also take place April 24, May 1 and May 1 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The class will ...

Amsterdam youth baseball sign-ups set

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AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Youth Baseball League will host its final in-person registration on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at Amsterdam City Hall. Youngsters ages 4 to 12 as of May 1 are eligible to play.  All youngsters residing in Montgomery, Fulton and Schenectady counties are ...

Northville’s Danny Reidell, left, drives to the basket as Galway’s Jake Restivo defends during a Dec. 9, 2016, Western Athletic Conference game. Reidell recently was named the WAC Mohawk Division’s Most Valuable Player. (The Leader-Herald/Bill Trojan)

Northville’s Reidell named WAC Mohawk Division MVP

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Several area players were among those named to the recently announced Western Athletic Conference boys basketball all-stars. Northville senior Danny Reidell was named the Most Valuable Player in the Mohawk Division, while Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville’s A.J. Hayes was named a first-team ...

Locals compete for Herkimer swim team

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BUFFALO — The Herkimer Generals swimming and diving team finished the season with 25 best times and five school records set at the National Junior College Athletic Association national championship meet March 1-4.  Sophomore Cameron Roten, a Johnstown graduate, set a best time in the ...

FFCS athletic hall seeking nominations

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FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Athletic Hall of Fame committee is accepting nominations for the Class of 2017. To nominate an individual, print a copy of the nomination form from the Fonda-Fultonville Athletic Website, fill it out completely and send it in by May 1. All forms should be ...

Holland Meadows to offer junior class

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VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will host junior golf classes on April 17 and 19 for golfers age 7 to 17. The age 7 to 11 group will meet from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on both days, while the age 12 to 17 group will meet from noon to 1 p.m. both days. The class will focus on proper ...

Fonda-Fultonville's Julianna Taylor (2) shoots over Middleburgh's Lyndsey McCoy (10) and Kelsey Campbell (30) during a Western Athletic Conference crossover game at Fulton-Montgomery Community College on Feb. 14. Taylor and McCoy recently were named a first-team Western Athletic Conference Hudson Division all-stars. (The Leader-Herald/Paul Wager)

Several area players named WAC all-stars

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Several area players were among those selected to the recently announced Western Athletic Conference girls basketball all-star team. Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville’s Merari Freeman and Northville’s Hannah Coupas were named to the first team in the Mohawk Division, while OESJ’s ...

Hinderliter playing for HVCC lacrosse

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LINCROFT, N.J. — The Hudson Valley Community College lacrosse team defeated Brookdale Community College in its season opener Friday, 12-8. Johnstown graduate Austin Hinderliter had three goals for the Vikings in the victory. HVCC (1-0 overall) is scheduled to travel to Ocean County ...

Sturdivant competing for UAlbany track

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GURABO, Puerto Rico — The University at Albany track and field program competed in its first outdoor meet Saturday during the team’s annual visit to Puerto Rico’s Spring Break Classic. This year, the Classic hosted a more competitive contingent of local university teams, because for the ...