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Hartman Jr. returns to Victory Lane at The Ridge

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FULTONVILLE — After wrecking out of Saturday’s sportsman feature at Fonda Speedway on Saturday, Tim Hartman Jr. turned his luck around by picking up the victory in the 30-lap Crate Modified main event Sunday on Hometown Grub and Pub Night at Glen Ridge Motorsports Park. While Hartman ...

Diamond Dawgs beat Mohawks to snap four-game losing streak

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LITTLE FALLS — The last time the Amsterdam Mohawks came to Veteran’s Memorial Park to face the Mohawk Valley Diamond Dawgs, they left with a bitter taste in their mouth, as the Diamond Dawgs put together some late-inning heroics to advance to the 2017 PGCBL Championship Series. This year, ...

Friesen, Constantino post wins at Fonda

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FONDA — It was a big night for the locally-fabricated DKM Cyclone Chassis Saturday at Fonda Speedway. David Constantino got to the front early with his Cyclone Chassis and survived multiple restarts to pick up his first victory on the King of Dirt Sportsman series, while Stewart Friesen ...

Mohawks defeat Dutchmen, 8-0

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ALBANY — The Amsterdam Mohawks defeated the Albany Dutchmen 8-0 in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League contest that was called in the top of the seventh inning due to an injury after the Mohawks’ Jake Hammon was hit by a pitch. He was attended to immediately by on-hand medical ...

HAPPY CAMPERS

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More than 50 girls participated in the third volleyball mini-camp of the spring presented by the Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program. More than 160 third-, fourth- and fifth-grade girls from Boulevard Elementary School have participated in the camps since April. And nearly 20 current and ...

CHOOSING THEIR SCHOOLS

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Four student-athletes from Galway Central School District signed celebratory letters of intent to symbolize their commitment to continue their athletic careers at the college level. The signing took place in the Galway High School gym. Jake Restivo, second from left, will continue his career in ...

TOP SHOT

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Michael C. Miller of Johnstown recently competed in a three-gun competition at Pine Tree Rifle Club. He scored best in the pistol,and shotgun events and did not as well in the rifle event. He was declared best shot overall at the conclusion of the competition. He is pictured on the left being ...

Sweeney captures Blue Ribbon Run

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AMSTERDAM — Steven Sweeney was the top overall finisher in the Blue Ribbon Run Against Child Abuse on April 28. Sweeney covered the 5K course in a time of 21:45. Marisha Gennett (22:45) was second overall and first among women. Dean Poeth Jr. (23:45) was third overall, Orlando Pacheco ...

ZDK students earn rank promotions

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JOHNSTOWN — Four members of the Zen-Do Kai Karate Studio in Johnstown recently tested for rank advancement in traditional karate. Jacob Woodcock earned his rank of first kyu adult brown belt, Caleb Porter, seventh kyu adult yellow belt, Alexis Gluliano achieved her new rank of third kyu ...

Gallup to compete for Team Fredette

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GLOVERSVILLE – When Glens Falls native and former NBA player Jimmer Fredette was putting together a team to compete in The Basketball Tournament this month, he did not hesitate to call Gloversville’s E.J. Gallup. The 1999 Gloversville High School graduate, who played college ball at ...

SOCCER SKILLS CAMP

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The Gloversville Soccer Skills Camp took place Monday through Friday at Boulevard Elementary School and Gloversville High School. More than 70 area youths took part in the camp, which focused on individual skill emphasis, as well as small-sided games. The camp was directed by coaches with ...

Amsterdam softball hosts skills training

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AMSTERDAM — Amsterdam Girls Softball will again this summer provide free skills training and pick-up games this summer at Shuttleworth Park. All girls 18 and under are invited. Skills training will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 on designated evenings, followed by picking teams and playing games ...

GHS volleyball to host alumni match

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program will host its inaugural Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Alumni Match on July 27 at 6 p.m. at GHS. Any and all former Gloversville volleyball players are invited to participate. Friends and family, fans and spectators are encouraged ...

Mohawks fall short against Albany, 12-10

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AMSTERDAM — The Albany Dutchmen visited Shuttleworth Park Thursday night to take on the Amsterdam Mohawks in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League East Division matchup. In an back-and-forth battle that saw 22 runs and 26 hits it was the Dutchmen coming away with their third straight ...

TOURNEY CHAMPS

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Johnstown Little League took home two district titles in the AAA district tournament in Duanesburg. The Minors League (9-10 year olds) and Majors League (11-12 year olds) both won the district championship. The 9-and-10-year-old all-stars are managed by Chris Tallon and the 11-and-12-year-old ...

Petersen collects three wins at Royal

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CAROGA LAKE — Fonda’s Carter Petersen picked up wins in three different classes during Monster Energy Supercross competition Wednesday at Royal Mountain Ski Area. Petersen won the 122-125 two-stroke, schoolboy and 122-250 novice classes. Johnstown’s Casey Battisti and Mayfield’s ...

Four Mohawks selected for PGCBL All-Star Game

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UTICA — The Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League announced the rosters for the 2018 PGCBL All-Star Game on Wednesday. The eighth PGCBL All-Star Game is scheduled for July 18 at Dunn Field, home of the Elmira Pioneers, and is presented by the Hilliard Corporation and Southern Tier Custom ...