Community Sports

Hales Mills Men’s League set to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Hales Mills Country Club Men’s League will host an organizational meeting Monday at 6 p.m. The league, which is tentatively scheduled to state April 30, is looking for players. For more information, call (518) 736-4622.

Meeting slated for Ladies Golf League

GLOVERSVILLE — The Holland Meadows Ladies Golf League will hold its organizational meeting on May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Holland Meadows Golf Course on Route 29. Dues of $40 will be collected at the meeting. Light refreshments will be served. New members are welcome. For more information ...

Mohawks to host benefit golf tourney

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Mohawks baseball team will host a benefit golf tournament for Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course on June 21. All money raised will benefit the course. The entry fee will be $125 for individual golfers, $500 for a foursome or $40 for just the dinner and cocktail ...

Fox Run set to open for season

JOHNSTOWN — Fox Run Golf Club will open for the season, weather permitting, Friday at 10 am. The course will be open for walkers only until further notice. For tee times, call Rich Scott at 518-762-3717.

Ahrens rolls 300 game at Arterial

GLOVERSVILLE — Randy Ahrens rolled a 300 game during Space League play at Arterial Lanes on Tuesday. Ahrens also rolled games of 231 and 231 to finish with a 763 series.

Ladies League to meet at Hales Mills

JOHNSTOWN — The Hales Mills Country Club Ladies League will host an organizational meeting Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the course. For more information, call Hales Mills Country Club at  (518) 736-4622.

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Foster, Sanford and baseball with a Flair

If you attended school in either Gloversville or Mayfield between the 1960s and the 1990s, chances are you crossed paths with Physical Education instructors Jack Sanford or Tom Foster. Both men grew up in Gloversville and were two of the most gifted athletes to come out of the Upstate New ...

Mixed Couples League set to meet

VAIL MILLS — The Holland Meadows Golf Course Mixed Couples Golf League is now forming. The league will play Friday evenings and will cost $100 per couple for the season. New couples are welcome. An informational meeting will take place April 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the golf course. Pizza will be ...


The Greater Johnstown School District hosted its annual elementary foul-shooting contest March 24 at Warren Street Elementary School. As a part of physical education classes at Warren Street and Glebe Street, students participated in a basketball unit which focused on the fundamental skills of ...


The St. Mary's Institute Junior Boys Basketball team, part of the Schenectady CYO League, won the championship game against St. Clement's by a score of 55-48.

MTA hosts annual scholarship game

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Teachers Association sponsored its 35th annual MTA Scholarship Game on March 9. This benefit game was established in 1983 by the Mayfield teachers to raise money for scholarship awards that are given to three graduating seniors each year. This year was a very ...

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.

Little Huskies to offer flag football

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Little Huskies youth football program will offer a NFL Flag Football League from June 23 to Aug. 4. This is open to all area communities and all area boys and girls ages 5 to 13. The cost will be $35 per child, and each child will get a flag belt and a NFL ...

Johnstown lacrosse hosting fundraiser

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Sir Bills lacrosse team is hosting their second Annual 8 Pin-No Tap bowling fundraiser. The event is scheduled for April 21 at 1 p.m. at Perry Lanes. Teams will be made up of four or five bowlers at a cost of $15 per person. Entry fees are due by April 13. For ...

PGCBL names new President, Vice President

UTICA — A new era in summer collegiate baseball in Upstate New York is on the horizon. After an extensive four-month-long search process, the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League announced that Robert Julian, former President of the New York-Penn League, has been named its next President ...

Kart show set for today and Sunday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Wing Champ Racing Series will visit Runnings today and Sunday for a kart show. The Wing Champ Racing Series will showcase several of their 2018 race teams that will be competing in New York State and Pennsylvania. WCRS officials will be on hand both days to answer ...

Meet-the-coaches night slated at JHS

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host a meet-the-coaches night Monday. Team pictures will be taken at 6:45 p.m. in the auditorium, followed by the meet-the-coaches event at 7:15 p.m. in the performing arts center.

Amsterdam football to host fundraiser

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam football program will host a dining to donate fundraiser Thursday at the Recovery Sports Grill at 5005 Route 30. A total of 15 percent of each check's value will be donated to the program.

Holland Meadows to offer adult class

VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will offer golf class for adults on Tuesdays. The class, which is for beginner and intermediate players will take place over four weeks, beginning April 10. Classes will also take place April 17, April 24 and May 1 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The class ...

JHS, GHS faculty to play hoop game

JOHNSTOWN – The Greater Johnstown School District will be playing the Gloversville Enlarged School District in a faculty basketball game Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the Gloversville High School gymnasium. There will be a $3 admission charge. Proceeds go to JHS PTSA and GHS Unified Sports.