Community Sports

Midnighters league to host practice

JOHNSTOWN — The Midnighters bowling league will host a free practice night Aug. 28 at Perry Lanes. The regular season is scheduled to begin Sept. 4. Those interested in bowling should call Marv Meher at (518) 275-6806.

Coaching class offered in August

GUILDERLAND — One of the courses required to coach in New York state high schools will be taught at Vent Fitness. The theories and techniques of coaching high school athletics course will take place Aug. 25 and 26 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days. Participants must attend all class ...

Free softball clinic slated for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — P.J. Anadio’s Klutch Performance, Future 1’s and Herkimer College softball will offer a free softball clinic Saturday at the Gloversville Little League complex on Harrison Street. Registration will take place for 8 to 8:30 a.m., with an overview and introductions set for ...

FMCC softball hosting fundraiser

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College softball team is hosting a bottle and can drive at C & M Bottle and Can Return Center. Those interested may drop off their cans and bottles this August to support the Lady Raiders softball team. The team is looking to raise money for ...

JHS Meet the Coaches night set for Aug. 27

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host its fall meet-the-coaches night Aug. 27 in the high school auditorium at 7:15 p.m. Pictures of each of the varsity and junior varsity fall teams will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. All ...

JHS announces fall practice schedules

JHS announces fall practice schedules JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District has announced the starting dates and times for its fall sports programs. The varsity and junior varsity football teams will practice Aug. 13 from 3 to 6:30 p.m. at Knox Field. The boys varsity and JV ...

BYC set to host football clinic

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Youth Commission will offer a two-day football clinic Wednesday and Thursday at Broadalbin-Perth High School football field.  The clinic starts at 6 p.m. each day. This is also the last day to sign up for the Little Patriots football program.  The youth ...

Cops and Joggers 5k slated for Sept. 8

AMSTERDAM — The fifth annual Cops and Joggers 5k will take place at Amsterdam’s Riverlink Park on Sept. 8. All of the event information and directions for signing up online may be found at www.zippyreg.com?event=1132.

Softball mini camp begins Thursday

FORT JOHNSON — A girls softball mini camp will take place on Thursdays through Aug. 16 at Ted Ellenwood Memorial Field in Fort Johnson. The camp, which begins Thursday, will be hosted by the Johnstown Girls Softball League. The camp is open to players age 5 to 21 and will run from 6 to 8 ...

Gloversville to host alumni match

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program will host the First Annual Gloversville Huskies volleyball alumni match on July 27 at 6 p.m. at Gloversville High School. Any and all former Gloversville volleyball players are invited to participate. Friends and family, fans and ...

Johnstown to host girls hoop clinic

JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown girls basketball team will host a basketball clinic on Mondays, starting July 9 and continuing through July 30. The free clinic will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Glebe Street Elementary School gymnasium. The clinic is open to third- through eighth-graders ...

HAPPY CAMPERS

More than 50 girls participated in the third volleyball mini-camp of the spring presented by the Gloversville Huskies Volleyball Program. More than 160 third-, fourth- and fifth-grade girls from Boulevard Elementary School have participated in the camps since April. And nearly 20 current and ...

CHOOSING THEIR SCHOOLS

Four student-athletes from Galway Central School District signed celebratory letters of intent to symbolize their commitment to continue their athletic careers at the college level. The signing took place in the Galway High School gym. Jake Restivo, second from left, will continue his career in ...

TOP SHOT

Michael C. Miller of Johnstown recently competed in a three-gun competition at Pine Tree Rifle Club. He scored best in the pistol,and shotgun events and did not as well in the rifle event. He was declared best shot overall at the conclusion of the competition. He is pictured on the left being ...

Sweeney captures Blue Ribbon Run

AMSTERDAM — Steven Sweeney was the top overall finisher in the Blue Ribbon Run Against Child Abuse on April 28. Sweeney covered the 5K course in a time of 21:45. Marisha Gennett (22:45) was second overall and first among women. Dean Poeth Jr. (23:45) was third overall, Orlando Pacheco ...

ZDK students earn rank promotions

JOHNSTOWN — Four members of the Zen-Do Kai Karate Studio in Johnstown recently tested for rank advancement in traditional karate. Jacob Woodcock earned his rank of first kyu adult brown belt, Caleb Porter, seventh kyu adult yellow belt, Alexis Gluliano achieved her new rank of third kyu ...

Gloversville to host youth field hockey

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville field hockey program will host its youth league on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 7:15 p.m. on the turf field a the high school. The program will continue through Aug. 14. The program is open to players in third- through sixth-grade. Players will learn ...

Prince registers ace at Nick Stoner

CAROGA LAKE — Alex Prince recorded a hole-in-one at Nick Stoner Golf Course on Wednesday. Prince, from Philadelphia, Pa., used an 8-iron to ace the 150-yard 13th hole. He was playing with Patrick Glenn.

Johnstown to host girls hoop clinic

JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown girls basketball team will host a basketball clinic on Mondays, starting July 9 and continuing July 30. The free clinic will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Warren Street Elementary School gymnasium. The clinic is open to third- through eighth-graders in the ...

Next Level Camp scheduled for July

GLOVERSVILLE — The Next Level Basketball Camp will take place at Gloversville High School on July 16 to 20. The camp is for boys and girls entering grades three through nine, who are looking to improve their basketball skills in order to take their game to the next level. The focus of ...