Community Sports

Royal Mountain set to host demo day

CAROGA LAKE — The ninth annual demo day, sponsored by Alpin Haus Ski Shop, will take place Thursday at Royal Mountain Ski Area. Registration will take place from 9 to 10:30 a.m. in the base lodge. Skiers will be able to test for next year’s models of skis from top manufacturers, such as ...

Fort Plain to honor winter sports teams

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain winter varsity and junior varsity sports teams will be recognized at a reception Feb. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the junior-senior school auditorium. Family members and friends of the winter varsity and junior varsity sports teams are invited to attend this gathering.

McDonald’s Night slated for today

JOHNSTOWN — A McDonald’s Night fundraiser will take place tonight at the Johnstown McDonald’s at 220 N. Comrie Ave. from 5 to 7 p.m. Basket and cash raffles also will be available. All profits will benefit the purchase of new weight room equipment at Johnstown High School. For those ...

West Scholarship no-tap tourney set

JOHNSTOWN — An 8-pin no-tap bowling tournament to benefit the John F. West Scholarship Fund at Fonda-Fultonville High School will be held Saturday at Perry Lanes in Johnstown. The tournament, in its sixth year, will begin at 11:30 a.m. Registration for five-person teams will be $15 per ...

Royal Mountain to host snow drags

CAROGA LAKE — Royal Mountain Ski Area and Renegade Racing will host snowmobile drag racing again this winter. The second of three events will take place Saturday, with the third and final event set for March 9. Registration for riders will take place from 4 to 6 p.m., with racing to ...

Fort Plain baseball to host fundraiser

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain baseball program will host a car wash/bottle drive fundraiser Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fort Plain bus garage. All proceeds will benefit the baseball program.

Martial artists test for rank advancement

JOHNSTOWN — Recently, members of Pazzaglia’s American Kenpo and Karate tested for rank advancement. Pazzaglia’s kenpo karate was established in 1999, and the owner and chief instructor, Joe Pazzaglia, is a fifth-degree black belt internationally recognized with nearly 40 years of ...

STUDENT-ATHLETES HONORED

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District honored its fall varsity teams with an informal brunch Tuesday. Every Mayfield fall team was named a New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Team. The member of the teams that had above a 90 percent average were ...

BENEFIT TOURNAMENT

Each year, the Marshall family hosts a bowling tournament in honor of Jerry Marshall Sr., who passed away in November 2014. All proceeds from the benefit are donated to the American Heart Association in his honor. This year, the event raised $2,700, which was $700 more than the previous year. ...

Royal Mtn. racers compete at Whiteface

LAKE PLACID — The Royal Mountain Racing Team competed at the Hovey Memorial giant slalom race at Whiteface Mountain on Sunday. Molly Cook finished third in the girls 10-and—younger division, while Carson Cheney was third and Tanner Sandel was seventh in the boys 10-and-younger ...

Winter Wimp race slated for Jan. 12

HAGAMAN — The Fulmont Roadrunners Club’s annual Winter Wimp foot race will be held “snow or shine” on Jan. 12, at 1 p.m., in Hagaman. This will be the 33rd running of the race, at which competitors may run 2.2 or 4.4 miles (one or two loops around the Hagaman course). The Hagaman ...

Sturgess rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — Benny Sturgess rolled a 300 game during Premiere Scratch League play Friday at Arterial Lanes. Sturgess finished with a 640 series.

Zen-Do Kai member earns rank promotion

JOHNSTOWN — Hayden Lindsay of the Zen-Do Kai Martial Arts Association headquartered in Johnstown recently tested for black belt rank certification. Hayden Lindsay, 16, of Broadalbin earned his black belt on Nov. 17. Lindsay has been training at American Zen-Do Kai Martial Arts for 12 ...

DREAM CHASING

Colton Ryan of Gloversville recently attended a tryout for the Massachusetts Pirates of the National Arena League. Ryan also recently received an evaluation and consultation from Player Evaluation Consultant Services. He also will attend training camp for the Cape Fear Heroes of the American ...

STATE MEET SUCCESS

Alayna Gray of the Fonda-Johnstown girls swim team posted a pair of podium finishes at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Girls Swimming and Diving Championships at Ithaca College on Nov. 16 and 17. Gray was second in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 23.48 seconds. ...

Wilson rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — Alex Wilson rolled a 300 game during Premiere Scratch League play at Arterial Lanes on Friday. Wilson finished with a 732 series.

SHOOTING STARS

Cole Krempa and Caroline Krempa, of Johnstown, recently competed at the Shooting Stars Field Hockey Tournament in Richmond, Va. on Nov. 23 to 25. The girls, who are only 12 years old, are members of ADK’s U14 team. They went 2-3 overall and finished fourth in their pool.  

Ahrens rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — Randy Ahrens rolled a 300 game during Space League play at Arterial Lanes on Tuesday. Ahrens also rolled games of 198 and 200 to finish with a 698 series.

Royal Mountain to host snow drags

CAROGA LAKE — Royal Mountain Ski Area and Renegade Racing will host snowmobile drag racing again this winter. The first of three events will take place Saturday, with the other two events are set for Jan. 26 and March 9. Registration for riders will take place from 4 to 6 p.m., with ...