Community Sports

NATIONAL RECOGNITION

Johnstown field hockey players Emily Fleming and Taryn Ringer were recently honored by MAX Field Hockey. Fleming was named to MAX Field Hockey's Class of 2021 Player Rankings Top 100 in the country. There were only four players from New York on the list. Ringer was named to MAX Field ...

Bowling tournament results announced

JOHNSTOWN — The team “Last Minute” won the title for first place in the city tournament for the Johnstown USBC Women’s Bowling Association, which took place at Perry Lanes from April 28 thru May 3.  Team members for Last Minute included Amy Ackerknecht, Tracey Pisano, Leslie ...

Amsterdam summer camp starts on July 9

AMSTERDAM — Amsterdam Recreation’s 2018 Summer Camp will run for six weeks beginning July 9 and ending Aug. 17. The camp will be held at the Youth Center at Bacon School at 40 Henrietta Boulevard in Amsterdam from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday each week. There will be free ...

Holland Meadows to host golf classes

VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will host adult classes for beginner and intermediate golfers on Wednesdays. The class will run from 5:30 to 7 p.m. beginning May 16, and continuing May 23, May 30 and June 6. The classes will include instruction on proper golf swing, chipping, ...

Nick Stoner set to open for season

CAROGA LAKE — Nick Stoner Golf Course is scheduled to open for the season Thursday. For more information, call (518) 835-4220.

Senior golf league to meet May 16

VAIL MILLS — The Johnstown Senior Golf League will have an organizational and informational meeting at 9 a.m. on May 16 at Holland Meadows Golf Course. The league is open to both men and women seniors from any locality. For more information, call either Holland Meadows Golf Course at ...

Ladies League set to meet Tuesday

VAIL MILLS — The Holland Meadows Ladies Golf League will host its organizational meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Holland Meadows Golf Course on Route 29.  Dues of $40 will be collected at the meeting and light refreshments will be served. New members are welcome.  For more information, ...

LEARNING THE GAME

The Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program conducted a mini-camp at Boulevard Elementary School April 17-19. More than 40 campers attended along with three coaches and five player-coaches. Other after school mini-camps will be conducted May 15-17 and June 5-7.

Couples League set to meet May 8

JOHNSTOWN — The Hales Mills Couples League will host an organizational meeting May 8 at 6 p.m. at Hales Mills Country Club. For more information, call (518) 736-4622.

Vrooman’s Ladies League set to begin

CAROGA LAKE — Weather permitting, the Vrooman’s Ladies League will begin on Wednesday. Tee off will take place between 3 and 5 p.m., with dinner and prizes to follow at Vrooman’s. New members are always welcome. For more information, call Barb at (518) 762-1385.

Heavenly Prize elected to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Eclipse Award-winning filly Heavenly Prize has been elected to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. The lone contemporary selection from the 10 finalists chosen by the Hall of Fame’s Nominating Committee, Heavenly Prize will be inducted into the Hall of Fame ...

Hales Mills Men’s League set to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Hales Mills Country Club Men’s League will host an organizational meeting Monday at 6 p.m. The league, which is tentatively scheduled to state April 30, is looking for players. For more information, call (518) 736-4622.

Meeting slated for Ladies Golf League

GLOVERSVILLE — The Holland Meadows Ladies Golf League will hold its organizational meeting on May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Holland Meadows Golf Course on Route 29. Dues of $40 will be collected at the meeting. Light refreshments will be served. New members are welcome. For more information ...

Mohawks to host benefit golf tourney

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Mohawks baseball team will host a benefit golf tournament for Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course on June 21. All money raised will benefit the course. The entry fee will be $125 for individual golfers, $500 for a foursome or $40 for just the dinner and cocktail ...

Fox Run set to open for season

JOHNSTOWN — Fox Run Golf Club will open for the season, weather permitting, Friday at 10 am. The course will be open for walkers only until further notice. For tee times, call Rich Scott at 518-762-3717.

Ahrens rolls 300 game at Arterial

GLOVERSVILLE — Randy Ahrens rolled a 300 game during Space League play at Arterial Lanes on Tuesday. Ahrens also rolled games of 231 and 231 to finish with a 763 series.

Ladies League to meet at Hales Mills

JOHNSTOWN — The Hales Mills Country Club Ladies League will host an organizational meeting Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the course. For more information, call Hales Mills Country Club at  (518) 736-4622.

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Foster, Sanford and baseball with a Flair

If you attended school in either Gloversville or Mayfield between the 1960s and the 1990s, chances are you crossed paths with Physical Education instructors Jack Sanford or Tom Foster. Both men grew up in Gloversville and were two of the most gifted athletes to come out of the Upstate New ...

Mixed Couples League set to meet

VAIL MILLS — The Holland Meadows Golf Course Mixed Couples Golf League is now forming. The league will play Friday evenings and will cost $100 per couple for the season. New couples are welcome. An informational meeting will take place April 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the golf course. Pizza will be ...