Community Sports

Area bowlers compete in CDYST tournament

LATHAM - Tom Hankey of Great Barrington, Mass., defeated Hunter Kempton of Buzzard's Bay, Mass., 200-190 to win the Capital District Youth Scholarship Tour tournament held at Spare Time Latham on Sept. 24.The stepladder finals began with the fourth-seeded Kempton defeating third-seeded Jenna ...

YMCA hosts International Martial Arts Expo

JOHNSTOWN - Pazzaglia's Kenpo Karate recently hosted the 2016 International Martial Arts Expo at the Fulton County YMCA."This is the third year hosting this event in Fulton County," Pazzaglia's Kenpo Karate owner and chief instructor Joe Pazzaglia said in a news release. "We have numerous ...

Frank rolls 300 game at Perry Lanes

JOHNSTOWN - Cody Frank rolled a 300 game during Johnstown Merchants League play Thursday at Perry Lanes.Frank finished with a 716 series.

Nethaway, Pettit roll 300 games

GLOVERSVILLE - Jeremy Nethaway and Buzz Pettit both rolled 300 games during Premiere Scratch League play at Arterial Lanes on Friday.Nethaway finished with a 739 series, while Pettit posted a 727 series.

Northville-Edinburg LL to host cleanup

NORTHVILLE - The Northville-Edinburg Little League will host a cleanup day today from 9 a.m. to noon to close the field for the 2016 season.The league also will host a board meeting Monday at 6 p.m. at the Northville Public Library. The league is looking for someone to fill its Vice President ...

Handy rolls 300 at Starlite Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE - Rob Handy rolled a 300 game during Gloversville Merchants League play Tuesday at Starlite Lanes.Handy finished with a 657 series.

Odd Couples league looking for bowlers

GLOVERVILLE - The Odd Couples Bowling League is looking for four bowlers to bowl at Arterial Lanes on Saturday nights at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Liz at 613-4342 or 224-1690.

Broadalbin Open slated for Saturday

VAIL MILLS - Holland Meadows Golf Course will host the Broadalbin Men's Open on Saturday.The event will begin with a 11 a.m. shotgun start. The event will use a four-man scramble format.The entry fee will be $50 per man and includes golf, food, beverages, prizes and dinner.For more information ...

Saturday Nite Strikers seeking bowlers

GLOVERSVILLE - The Saturday Nite Strikers league is seeking bowlers for the upcoming season.The league bowls on Saturday nights starting at 6:15 p.m. at Starlite Lanes.Interested bowlers are asked to contact Starlite Lanes at 773-2695 or come to the league's open practice session Saturday.

Parker records ace at Kingsboro G.C.

GLOVERSVILLE - Ron Parker recently recorded a hole-in-one at Kingsboro Golf Club.Parker used an 8-iron to ace the eighth hole on Thursday.His shot was witnessed by Vern Jackson, Charlie Leitch Jr., Sherm Bowman and Boogie Page Jr.

Upstate N.Y. Sports Lore: Jack McKeon returns to his Gloversville roots

On July 17, baseball legend Jack McKeon was in Troy to scout the Florida Marlins Class A level Batavia Muckdogs as they took on the Houston Astros A level Tri-City Valley Cats at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium. McKeon is the only manager to win 1,000 games in the minor leagues (1398) and 1,000 games ...

Afternoon Delight League to meet

GLOVERSVILLE - The Afternoon Delight bowling league will host a free practice and meeting Sept. 24 at 4 p.m.All bowlers should attend along with any new bowlers who would like to bowl. This is a 20-week league open to three-person teams featuring men and women.The league will begin play Oct. 1 ...

GHS football to host appreciation night

GLOVERSVILLE - The Gloversville Huskies football team will host its annual military, law enforcement, EMS and fire appreciation night Sept. 9 at 7 p.m., when Gloversville faces Lansingburgh at Husky Field.All patrons will receive a free miniature American Flag. All present and former military, ...

Galway plans fall rec soccer sign-ups

GALWAY -The Town Of Galway Youth Commission Fall Recreation Soccer Program Season will begin Sept. 10, and continue through Oct. 15, at the Town of Galway Recreation Fields.The program is for youth pre-kindergarten through sixth grade in the Town Of Galway and in the towns in the Galway School ...

ZDK student earns black belt promotion

JOHNSTOWN?- Taryn Sedon of Northville recently tested for and was awarded her second-degree black belt at the Zen-Do Kai Martial Arts Studio in Johnstown.Sedon began her training in 2005 at age 8 and achieved her adult level first degree black belt in 2014.Her second degree test consisted of ...

Schedule set for Lost Speedways event at Saratoga Automobile Museum

SARATOGA?SPRINGS?- When the green flag flies for the Nov. 26, "Lost Speedways" program, Saratoga Automobile Museum visitors will enjoy presentations on a variety of gone but not forgotten speedways.Bill Ladabouche will take the audience back to the days when the top drivers from New York and ...

Gloversville to hand out equipment

GLOVERSVILLE - Modified football equipment for Gloversville will be handed out on Tuesday at Park Terrace Elementary School from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.Practice will begin in Wednesday at Park Terrace at 8 a.m.

Meet-the coaches night set at GHS

GLOVERSVILLE - A meet-the-coaches night will take place at Gloversville High School on Thursday.Varsity and JV team pictures will be taken in the high school gym at 4 p.m.At 5 p.m., there will be a meet-the-coaches event for all fall teams grades seven to 12 in the high school auditorium.At ...

JHS announces fall practice schedules

JOHNSTOWN - The Greater Johnstown School District has announced the starting dates and times for its fall modified sports programs.Modified football practice will begin Tuesday from 8 to 10 a.m. at Johnstown High School.Modified boys soccer will begin Sept. 7 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Glebe ...

Fort Plain to host fall athlete meeting

FORT PLAIN - The fall sports parent-athlete meeting for all varsity, junior varsity and modified athletes and their parents/guardians will take place Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the junior-senior high school auditorium.William Harris, will be doing a presentation on the team experience and its impact ...