Community Sports

Hadcock rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — Jay Hadcock Jr. rolled a 300 game Tuesday during Space League play at Arterial Lanes. Hadock also rolled games of 216 and 203 to finish with a 719 series.

FFCS Class of 2021 to host fundraiser

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Class of 2021 invites students, families and community members to the Faculty vs. Army basketball game March 6 at 6 p.m. in the high school gym. The event will feature raffles, concessions and a half-court contest. Adult tickets will cost $5 at the door, ...

Askews compete at MAAC Championships

BUFFALO — Johnstown High School graduates Erica Askew and Trevor Askew posted several solid finishes at the 2018 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships for Division I swimming and diving. The meet took place at Erie Community College’s Burt Flickinger Athletic Center in ...

GHS graduate Pettit helps SUNY Cobleskill win NEAC title

COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s swimming & diving team successfully defended its North Eastern Athletic Conference title, capturing their second consecutive league championship, their third in the past four seasons, by posting a score of 497 points to better a four team field at ...

FMCC BASKETBALL TEAMS HONOR SENIORS

The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s basketball team lost its final home game of the season 75-67, against Mohawk Valley Community College on Thursday. FMCC honored its seniors before the contest for their commitment as student-athletes at Fulton-Montgomery Community College. The ...

Hladik tournament set for March 3

JOHNSTOWN — The 45th annual Billy Hladik Bowling Tournament will take place March 3 at 1 p.m. at Perry Lanes.  The tournament is a handicap tournament which consist of five-person teams at a cost of $75 per team.  The handicap is based on 80 percent of 1,100. Hladik perished in a fire in ...

Legion baseball sign-ups scheduled

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Sign-ups for St. Johnsville American Legion baseball will take place March 10 at 10 a.m. Sign-ups are for players age 19 and younger. The team also is looking for coaches. Sign-ups will take place at the St. Johnsville American Legion at 38 W. Main St. Players from ...

Wilson rolls 300 game at Starlite

GLOVERSVILLE — Alex Wilson rolled a 300 game during Gloversville Merchants League play Tuesday at Starlite Lanes. Wilson finished with a 662 series.

Travers, Whitney Days highlight 2018 Saratoga meet

OZONE PARK — The 2018 meet at historic Saratoga Race Course will again be highlighted by the Grade 1, $1.2 million Whitney and the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers, the centerpieces of two of the biggest days in North American racing. The 40-day meet, which includes 69 stakes worth $18.8 ...

Foal Patrol update: Two fillies born

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Stopchargingmaria, an Eclipse Award-winning mare at Three Chimneys Farm in Versailles, Ky., delivered a filly by Pioneerof the Nile on Feb. 2 to become the second mare participating in the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Foal Patrol to give birth in 2018. ...

Sabbatical delivers first foal of Foal Patrol

PARIS, Ky. — Sabbatical, a mare owned by Phipps Stable residing at historic Claiborne Farm, delivered the first foal of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Foal Patrol project at 5:50 a.m. this morning. The foal, a bay colt by War Front, was an early arrival, as the farm had ...

Putman rolls 300 game at Arterial

GLOVERSVILLE — Jay Putman rolled a 300 game during Space League play Tuesday at Arterial Lanes. Putman also rolled games of 214 and 211 to finish with a 725 series.

Schultz rolls 300 at Starlite Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — Jon Schultz rolled a 300 game during Starlite Juniors League play Saturday at Starlite Lanes. Schultz also rolled games of 237 and 173 to finish with a 710 series.

Bowley rolls 300 game at Perry Lanes

JOHNSTOWN — Shane Bowley rolled his first career 300 game during Midnighters League play Tuesday at Perry Lanes. Bowley finished with a 738 series.

Breakaway hoop to begin today

PERTH — The 2018 Breakaway Basketball program kicks off today at Perth Bible Church. The program is open to boys and girls in first through 12th grades. For more information, visit www.PerthBibleChurch.org.

Galway to offer youth wrestling

GALWAY -—The Galway Youth Commission pee wee wrestling program will take place for boys and girls in first grade through sixth grade that reside in the Galway School District. The program will meet Mondays and Wednesdays at Galway Central School in the lower level wrestling gym of the ...

Winter Wimp race slated for Saturday

HAGAMAN — The Fulmont Roadrunners Club’s annual Winter Wimp foot race will be held “snow or shine” on Saturday, at 1 p.m., in Hagaman. This will be the 32nd 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 ...

Loveless rolls 300 at Starlite Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — Adam Loveless rolled a 300 game during Starlite Juniors league action Saturday at Starlite Lanes. Loveless also posted games of 256 and 195 en route to his league-high 751 triple.

Upstate N.Y. Sports Lore: Wachters put Gloversville on basketball map

In 1961, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame held its third induction class ceremony in Springfield, Mass. In that class was the Buffalo Germans team (one of only 10 teams in the hall). The Buffalo Germans were a group of six Buffalo New York players (from the Buffalo YMCA) who ...

Lady Rams slated to host youth clinics

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Lady Rams girls basketball team will host youth basketball clinics. The clinics will take place Sunday, as well as Jan. 14, 21 and 28 at the Amsterdam High School gymnasium. The clinics, which are for girls in grades two through eight, will be free of charge and ...