Community Sports

Zen-Do Kai black belts promoted

JOHNSTOWN — Two members of the Zen-Do Kai Martial Arts Association headquartered in Johnstown recently tested for Black Belt rank certification. Advancing in rank to first-degree black belt were Schuyler Claes and Matthew Bowler of the American Zen-Do Kai studio in Johnstown. They both ...

ALUMNI FUN

The Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program hosted its first Gloversville Huskies volleyball alumni match on July 27 at Gloversville High School. Any and all former Gloversville volleyball players were invited to participate.

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS

The Raptors won the 2018 Gloversville Little League Minors Division championship.

GHS announces fall practice schedule

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District recently announced the beginning of fall practice. All varsity and junior varsity sports will begin practice Monday. Varsity and JV football will begin practice at 7:45 a.m. at Park Terrace Elementary School. The varsity and JV ...

Little Huskies sign-ups continue

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Little Huskies youth football programs will continue sign ups at Littauer Field today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The cost will be $50 for one player, $80 for two players and there is a family cap of $100. Those who are playing tackle football need to come ...

JHS announces fall practice schedules

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District has announced the starting dates and times for its fall sports programs. The varsity and junior varsity football teams will practice Aug. 13 from 3 to 6:30 p.m. at Knox Field. The boys varsity and JV soccer teams will practice Aug. 13 from ...

Midnighters league to host practice

JOHNSTOWN — The Midnighters bowling league will host a free practice night Aug. 28 at Perry Lanes. The regular season is scheduled to begin Sept. 4. Those interested in bowling should call Marv Meher at (518) 275-6806.

Coaching class offered in August

GUILDERLAND — One of the courses required to coach in New York state high schools will be taught at Vent Fitness. The theories and techniques of coaching high school athletics course will take place Aug. 25 and 26 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days. Participants must attend all class ...

Free softball clinic slated for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — P.J. Anadio’s Klutch Performance, Future 1’s and Herkimer College softball will offer a free softball clinic Saturday at the Gloversville Little League complex on Harrison Street. Registration will take place for 8 to 8:30 a.m., with an overview and introductions set for ...

FMCC softball hosting fundraiser

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College softball team is hosting a bottle and can drive at C & M Bottle and Can Return Center. Those interested may drop off their cans and bottles this August to support the Lady Raiders softball team. The team is looking to raise money for ...

JHS Meet the Coaches night set for Aug. 27

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host its fall meet-the-coaches night Aug. 27 in the high school auditorium at 7:15 p.m. Pictures of each of the varsity and junior varsity fall teams will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. All ...

JHS announces fall practice schedules

JHS announces fall practice schedules JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District has announced the starting dates and times for its fall sports programs. The varsity and junior varsity football teams will practice Aug. 13 from 3 to 6:30 p.m. at Knox Field. The boys varsity and JV ...

BYC set to host football clinic

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Youth Commission will offer a two-day football clinic Wednesday and Thursday at Broadalbin-Perth High School football field.  The clinic starts at 6 p.m. each day. This is also the last day to sign up for the Little Patriots football program.  The youth ...

Cops and Joggers 5k slated for Sept. 8

AMSTERDAM — The fifth annual Cops and Joggers 5k will take place at Amsterdam’s Riverlink Park on Sept. 8. All of the event information and directions for signing up online may be found at www.zippyreg.com?event=1132.

Softball mini camp begins Thursday

FORT JOHNSON — A girls softball mini camp will take place on Thursdays through Aug. 16 at Ted Ellenwood Memorial Field in Fort Johnson. The camp, which begins Thursday, will be hosted by the Johnstown Girls Softball League. The camp is open to players age 5 to 21 and will run from 6 to 8 ...

Gloversville to host alumni match

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program will host the First Annual Gloversville Huskies volleyball alumni match on July 27 at 6 p.m. at Gloversville High School. Any and all former Gloversville volleyball players are invited to participate. Friends and family, fans and ...

Johnstown to host girls hoop clinic

JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown girls basketball team will host a basketball clinic on Mondays, starting July 9 and continuing through July 30. The free clinic will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Glebe Street Elementary School gymnasium. The clinic is open to third- through eighth-graders ...

HAPPY CAMPERS

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

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

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 ...