Community Sports

SENIOR NIGHT SUCCESS

The Fonda-Fultonville volleyball team celebrated homecoming and senior night with a 3-1 victory over Canajoharie-Fort Plain on Oct. 4. The Lady Braves won by scores of 25-22, 25-12, 17-25 and 25-17.

Fox Run to host impossible pin event

JOHNSTOWN — Fox Run Golf Club will host host its 13th annual Impossible Pin Tournament on Oct. 20 The event consists of 3-man teams, with an entry fee of $60 per player. The entry fee includes golf, cart, lunch, dinner and prizes. For more information and to sign up call the pro shop at ...

Brown records ace at Fox Run Golf Club

JOHNSTOWN — Brad Brown recently recorded a hole-in-one at Fox Run Golf Club. Brown used a 4-hybrid to ace the 11th hole. The shot was witnessed by Rich Vanalstyne and Bob Morehouse.

Amsterdam Rec hosting youth hoop

AMSTERDAM — Sign-ups for the Amsterdam Recreation youth basketball program will take place Oct. 1, Oct. 3, Oct. 9 and Oct. 11 at Amsterdam City Hall for 6 to 8 p.m. Online registration will take place at www.amsterdamny.gov/events-activities/youth-rec-basketball-league. Sign-ups will be ...

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 243 and 223 to finish with a 766 series.

FMCC men’s soccer to host alumni event

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s soccer team will host an alumni weekend on Oct. 5 and 6. The weekend will begin with a buffet dinner at Harold's Restaurant in Gloversville at 7 p.m. on Oct. 5. On Oct. 6, an alumni soccer game will take place on the FMCC soccer ...

GHS basketball to host 3-on-3 tourney

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville boys basketball program will host a Columbus Day 3-on-3 tournament at Gloversville High School on Oct. 8. The event is open to all boys and girls in third- through 12th-grade. There will be three divisions, third- through fifth-grade, sixth- through ...

Hales Mills to host impossible pin event

JOHNSTOWN — Hales Mills Country Club will host Spackler's Impossible Pin Tournament on Oct. 14. The four-person scramble event will begin at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start. The entry fee will be $30 for members and $50 for non-members. The event will include prizes, contests and an ...

Hayward rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — David Hayward rolled a 300 game during Hump Day Hellers League play Wednesday at Arterial Lanes. Hayward also rolled games of 256 and 227 to finished with a 783 series.

Ray rolls perfect game at Starlite

GLOVERSVILLE — John Ray rolled a 300 game during Friday Nite Combos League action Friday at Starlite Lanes. Ray added games of 201 and 231 to finish with a 732 triple.

Albright posts ace at Rolling Hills

FORT JOHNSON — Jim Albright recently recorded a hole-in-one at Rolling Hills Country Club. Albright used a 4-hybrid to ace the 170-yard sixth hole. It was his second career hole-in-one. He was playing with Mark Brownell, Blaine Wilty and Jack Murray.

SOUTHERN SUCCESS

The Broadalbin-Perth volleyball team kicked off its season in Orlando, Fla., at the end of August. The Lady Patriots finished third in their division after going undefeated in pool play. In pool play, Broadalbin-Perth defeated Geibel Catholic (Pa.) by scores of 25-15 and 25-17, Harvest ...

TOURNEY CHAMPS

The Amsterdam volleyball team won the title at the fourth annual Bulldog Early Bird Invitational at Berne-Knox-Westerlo on Sept 15. Amsterdam senior outside hitter Nicole DeRose was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player, while Madison Carmona also was named to the all-tourney team. ...

JOHNSTOWN HONORS

Athletic Director James Robare of the Greater Johnstown School District Athletic Department and Johnstown golf coach Mark Ralbovsky selected Ethan Wager, left, and Tyler Kortz, right, of the golf team as the Student-Athletes of the Week. The award is chosen weekly and submitted by the ...

PTRC to host Schutzenfest

JOHNSTOWN — Pine Tree Rifle Club will host its annual Schutzenfest on Sept. 29. Registration for the event will begin at 7:30 a.m. with competition set to begin at 9 a.m. The entry fee will be $25 with a maximum of five buy-ins for $1 each. Medals and mugs will be award top the top ...

Kidder records ace at Nick Stoner

CAROGA LAKE — Paul Kidder of Caroga Lake recorded a hole-in-one Monday at Nick Stoner Golf Course. Kidder used a 6-iron to ace the 160-yard 17th hole. It was his first-ever hole-in-one. He was playing with Doug Smith, Dennie Young and Jim McGrattan.

GOLF TOURNEY SLATED

Johnstown High School/Knox Junior High School Parent Teacher Student Association will host its second annual golf tournament Sept. 22 at 9 a.m. at Fox Run Golf Club. The tournament will be sponsored by Miracle Ear and Dan’s Excavation. All proceeds will benefit the Johnstown High School/Knox ...

FMCC to host basketball clinics

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College basketball program will run preseason clinics Sept. 30, Oct. 7, Oct. 14 and Oct. 21. The clinics, which are open for boys and girls in third- through eighth grades, will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. in the FMCC gymnasium. The cost will be ...

Iannotti tourney slated for Oct. 20

VAIL MILLS – The annual Roger Iannotti Memorial Tournament will take place Oct. 20 at Holland Meadows Golf Course. The four-player scramble event will begin with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. The entry fee will be $75 and includes golf, cart, food, beverages on the course, buffet and prizes ...

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Baseball’s Clown Prince appears in Gloversville

Orion Pictures and writer/director Ron Shelton released the blockbuster baseball movie called ‘Bull Durham’ 30 years-ago this summer. The movie is a comedy that centers around a 12-year minor league baseball player who is sent down to the Durham Bulls of the Carolina League single-A level ...