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Hales Mills to host women’s clinic JOHNSTOWN — Hales Mills will host a introduction to golf clinic for women on Thursdays in June. The clinic will take place June 8, 15 and 22 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The clinic will cover swing fundamentals, short game and several other aspects of the ...

Colonials reunion slated for June 17

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Museum will host a Glove Cities Colonials reunion June 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. All past players, family, and sports and history-lovers are welcome to attend. This event will include a brief history of the nearly five decades of the team, followed by a panel of ...

Gloversville to host volleyball camps

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville volleyball program will host two camps at Gloversville High School this summer. 
 The fundamentals camp will be July 24 and 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. It is open to all girls entering grades six through 12. The camp will focus on the basics of the game and ...

Fort Plain baseball camp set for June

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain baseball team will host its annual camp June 26 to 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. The camp is open to players age 6 and older. It will take place at the Fort Plain Sports Complex and it will be directed by Fort Plain varsity coach Craig Phillips, who has more ...

Mohawks to offer several camps

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Mohawks will offer several baseball camps this summer. The camps are staffed by Amsterdam Mohawks coaches and players. The all-pro camp will take place June 26 to 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. The cost will be $135 for the camp. Lunch may be included for the ...

Fort Plain to honor spring sports teams

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain varsity spring sports teams will be recognized at a reception June 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the junior-senior high school auditorium. Presentations of the annual all-sports awards and memorial awards will be also done at this time. family members and friends of any of ...

FFCS to host spring sports awards night

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District will host its spring sports award night June 7 at 6 p.m. in the high school auditorium.

Caroga Creek field features 121 racers

EPHRATAH — The pit area at Caroga Creek Speedway this past Saturday was full of area kart competitors waging competition in the second point week of the season. A total of 15 divisions were in competition in two heat sessions and then their feature events. A total of 121 karts took to ...

Fort Plain baseball to host fundraiser

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain baseball program will host a car wash/bottle drive Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Fort Plain bus garage.

Russell wins Mountain Valley Hospice 5K

JOHNSTOWN — After winning the first leg of the 5K Triple Crown on May 6, Amsterdam’s Cody Russell made it 2-for-2 on May 20 in the Mountain Valley Hospice 5K at Fulton-Montgomery Community College. Russell finished the 3.1-mile course in a time of 18:22. He was the top overall finisher ...

The top three finishers in each class pose for a photo at the DelSavio 100. From left, are (L to R): Ken Benton (third, benchrest), Randy Swart (second, benchrest), Harold Miller (first, benchrest), John DelSavio, Mark Duesler (first, sporter), Doug Sterling (second, sporter), and John Quackenbush (third, sporter). (Photo contributed by John DelSavio)

Pine Tree Rifle Club hosts DelSavio 100

JOHNSTOWN — Nine members of the Pine Tree Rifle Club participated in the first-ever DelSavio 100 centerfire rifle match May 16. The DelSavio 100 Match was named in honor of club member, John DelSavio, who has been instrumental in reviving centerfire rifle competition at the club over the ...

At the New York State AAU Karate Championships, Sheldon Howard, a sixth-degree black belt, returned with two medals — one gold and one silver. (Photo submitted)

Gold Medalist

Having last competed in January in Chicago where he won the American Karate Association Karate Championships, Sheldon Howard returned to the competitive arena in New York City on April 23. Howard had taken a few months off from competing to allow for a hand injury to heal. It did not prevent ...

Fort Plain's Harold Robbins won the pro eliminator class at the NHRA New York State Championships at Lebanon Valley Dragway on Sunday in West Lebanon. Robbins and his father, Brooks, compete as Robbins and Son Racing. (Photo submitted)

State Champion

Fort Plain’s Harold Robbins won the pro eliminator class at the NHRA New York State Championships at Lebanon Valley Dragway last Sunday in West Lebanon. Robbins and his father, Brooks, compete as Robbins and Son Racing.

White records ace at Kingsboro G.C.

GLOVERSVILLE — Jason White of Gloversville recently recorded a hole-in-one at Kingsboro Golf Club. White used a pitching wedge to ace the eighth hole. The shot was witnessed by Jennifer White, Mark LeFever and Chris LeFever.

Noonan posts ace at Amsterdam Muni

AMSTERDAM — Dan Noonan recently recorded a hole-in-one at Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course. He used an 8-iron to ace the 150-yard fourth hole. Noonan was playing with J.P. Barone, Mark Centi and Mike DelCostello.

Fonda-Fultonville to host baseball camp

FONDA — Fonda-Fultonville baseball coach Rick Palumbo will host his 12th annual summer baseball camp July 10 to 14 at Fonda-Fultonville Little League Park. The camp, which will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will have baseball stations with an emphasis on throwing, catching and ...

Hales Mills to host glow ball event

JOHNSTOWN — Hales Mills Country Club will host its annual glow ball tournament June 23. The tournament will be played as a nine-hole, four-person scramble. The entry fee is $50 per person for non-members and $40 per person for members. Registration will open at 7 p.m. and dinner will ...

Fort Plain to honor spring sports teams

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain varsity spring sports teams will be recognized at a reception June 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the junior-senior high school auditorium. Presentations of the annual all-sports awards and memorial awards will be also done at this time. family members and friends of any of ...

Sagan records ace at Nick Stoner

CAROGA LAKE — Dave Sagan of Johnstown posted his first career hole-in-one Tuesday at Nick Stoner Golf Course. Sagan used a 9-iron to ace the 17-yard 11th hole. He was playing with Matt Cooper, Rick Sturgess, Ray Pecunis and Zack Smith.

Johnstown to host senior athlete banquet

FONDA — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host its 10th annual senior athlete banquet June 5 at 6 p.m. at the Winner’s Circle. Bob Wager will be the guest speaker. Wager is a 1988 Johnstown High School graduate, a three-sport captain in football, swim and ...