Community Sports

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 ...

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Sports in the Air

Everyone has a sports team they like to follow and when they cannot be at their games in person, watching them on television or listening to them on the radio is the next best thing. And if you are a high school football or basketball fan in the Fulton-Montgomery County area, you have the ...

Youth basketball clinics scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown boys basketball program will host fourth youth clinics for boys in fourth- through sixth-grade. The first clinic is scheduled for Saturday at Johnstown High School from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The other clinics will take place Dec. 8, Dec. 15 and Dec. 29. All three will ...

Coaches vs. Cancer event scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The Western Athletic Conference boys varsity basketball coaches will host their Coaches vs. Cancer Tip-Off Classic event Friday and Saturday at Fulton-Montgomery Community College. There will be an admission fee and several raffles. All proceeds from the event will be donated ...

Northville to host whiteout event

NORTHVILLE — On Wednesday, the first two games will be played in the recently renovated gym at Northville featuring a girls varsity basketball and boys varsity basketball doubleheader. The girls team will play Sharon Springs at 5 p.m. and the boys team plays will Heatly at 6:30 p.m.. To ...

Galway hosting youth hoop program

GALWAY — The Galway Youth Commission Basketball Program began Nov. 3 at the Galway High School gym for girls and boys in third grade through sixth grade in the Galway Central School District community, according to a news release. The program will be held on Saturdays through Dec. 15. From ...

Sitterly honored at Oswego banquet

OSWEGO — The Lake Ontario Event and Conference Center hosted the annual Oswego Speedway Awards Banquet and Hall of Fame on Nov. 3 where award winners and Hall of Fame Inductees were recognized. The MC for the evening was Steve Quonce of the Oswego Safety Crew. The Hall of Fame Inductees ...

SUCCESSFUL SEASON

The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s soccer team finished its season with a 7-6-1 overall record. The Raiders reached the Region III playoffs for the second straight season, losing to Herkimer College, 9-0, in the semifinals. Although the end result was not what Head Coach Cory ...

Lost Speedways event scheduled for Saturday

SARATOGA SPRINGS — From inquiries received and conversations with racing people in the region, interest in Saturday’s Saratoga Automobile Museum’s Lost Speedways program appears to be at a record level. “We’ve had great guests in the past but the addition of Albany-Saratoga Speedway ...

Meet-the-coaches night planned at JHS

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host its winter meet-the-coaches night Monday at the high school at 7:15 p.m. Pictures of each of the winter teams will take place at 6:45 p.m. in the gymnasium. All varsity, junior varsity, freshman and modified ...