Community Sports

Little Huskies sign-ups begin today

GLOVERSVILLE — Sign-ups for the Gloversville Little Huskies youth football program are scheduled to begin today at Olympia Sports in Johnstown from 10 a.m. to noon. The cost will $15, this is for this one day only. For both football and cheerleading. Football is for kindergarten through ...

Wall records ace at Amsterdam Muni

AMSTERDAM — John Wall recorded a hole-in-one Monday at Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course. Wall used a 7-iron to ace the 140-yard 16th hole. His shot was witness by Mike DiBart and Ken Reksc.  

Fonda to host boys basketball camp

FONDA — The Fonda Basketball Camp will be held at Fonda-Fultonville Elementary School from June 27 to 30. This camp is for boys going into grades three through eight and will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call Eric Wilson at (518) 853-3182, Ext. 4225.

Johnson Jog 5k slated for May 13

JOHNSTOWN — The sixth annual Johnson Jog 5K run/walk will take place May 13 at 9 a.m. The course starts and ends at Johnson Hall and passes by historic sites where re-enactors in period dress will cheer on the participants. The preregistration entry fee is $15 and the day-of-race fee is $20. ...

Talarico records ace at Fox Run

JOHNSTOWN — Craig Talarico of Johnstown recorded his first hole-in-one.   He notched his ace on the fifth hole at Fox Run Golf Club. Talarico was playing with his wife, Lucy.  

Hales Mills to host women’s clinic

JOHNSTOWN — Hales Mills will host a introduction to golf clinic for women on Thursdays in June. The clinic will take place June 8, 15 and 22 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The clinic will cover swing fundamentals, short game and several other aspects of the game. The cost for the clinic will be ...

Vroomans Ladies League to start May 3

CAROGA LAKE — The Vroomans Ladies League will begin play May 3. Tee time at Nick Stoner Golf Course will be 4 p.m. Former and new golfers are welcome to join the league. Dinner and prizes follow golf at Vroomans. For more information, call 762-1385.

Racing Hall of Fame finalists announced

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Five jockeys, three trainers and three racehorses comprise the 11 finalists on the National Museum of Racing’s 2017 Hall of Fame ballot, as selected by the Museum’s Hall of Fame Nominating Committee. The finalists are: jockeys Robby Albarado, Javier Castellano, Victor ...

James honored for 25 years at Fonda Speedway

ROTTERDAM — At the Northeast Motorsports Expo last month at the Via Port Mall, Bobco Video owner Bob James was given an award for his 25 years of videoing racing events at the “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway. The award was given to Bob by Fonda Speedway promoter Pete Demitraszek ...

Samrov rolls 300 game at Starlite

GLOVERSVILLE — Jason Samrov rolled a 300 game during Saturday Nite Strikers League play at Starlite Lanes. Samrov finished with a 725 series

Shown, from left, are Schuyler Claes, Brianna Ferro, Hayden Lindsay and Matthew Bowler who have earned rank promotions at American Zen-Do Kai Karate Studio in Johnstown. (Photo submitted)

ZDK members earn rank promotions

JOHNSTOWN — Four members of the American Zen-Do Kai Karate Studio at 490 N. Perry St. in have successfully tested for Adult Brown Belt ranks, according to a news release. They are Brianna Ferro and Hayden Lindsay, for second kyu brown belt, and Schuyler Claes and Matthew Bowler, for first ...

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 Friday 6:30 p.m. at the golf course. Pizza will ...

Players battle for possession of the puck during junior division youth floor hockey play at the Fulton County YMCA on Saturday. (The Leader-Herald/Paul Wager)

Floor Hockey Fun

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County YMCA in Johnstown is hosting its youth floor hockey program. The program is open to boys and girls ages 5 to 12. It is directed by longtime coach Tim “Husky” Moran, who has worked with the program for more than 20 years. The program continues on Saturdays ...

Nathanial Andersen swims the freestyle during the Adirondack Gold Short Course Championships meet at Robison Pool at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy. Andersen won all three events he competed in at the Central Valley Swim League Championships in Canajoharie on Feb. 25. (Photos contributed by Sarah Dzikowicz)

Sea Rams compete at CVSL Championships

CANAJOHARIE — The Amsterdam Sea Rams competed in the Central Valley Swim League Championships at Nellis Pool on Feb. 25. In the boys 10-and-younger division, Sebastian Carmichael won the 100-yard freestyle (2:23.57) and 25-yard butterfly (46.37 seconds). He also placed second in the 50 ...

Several members of Pazzaglia's Kenpo Karate in Johnstown recently earned rank promotions. In the back row, from left, are Tia Thompson (first Kyu brown), Robert Carpenter (junior green, Tristan McMillion (junior orange), Ryan Frye (purple), Jason Michael Sr. (eighth Kyu white), Tyler Savage (eighth Kyu white), Colemar Henderson (green), Darnell VanSlyke (eighth Kyu white), Matt Van Nostrand (first Kyu brown) and chief instructor Joe Pazzaglia. In the front row, from left, are Bobby Morse Jr. (first Kyu brown), Jason Michael Jr. (eighth Kyu white), Mia Pazzaglia Jr. Purple, Xzavier Cool (junior purple) and Tyler Sprague (junior green). Not pictured is David Hopkins (purple). (Photo submitted)

Pazzaglia’s Kenpo Karate members earn rank promotions during testing

JOHNSTOWN — Pazzaglia’s Kenpo Karate recently held testing and rank promotions for 15 of its members. The test ranged from the beginner level through the advanced test and took an entire week to conduct. “I could not be happier with the growth and progress of these students and the ...

Man o’ War at 100 exhibit set to open

SARATOGA SPRINGS, — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will unveil its new exhibit, Man o’ War at 100, on Wednesday in the Museum’s Contemporary Racing Gallery. The exhibit will remain open through 2018. The exhibit’s debut coincides with the 100th anniversary of Man ...

Holland Meadows to offer adult class

VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will offer golf class for adults on Monday. The class, which is for beginner and intermediate players will take place over four weeks, beginning April 17. Classes will also take place April 24, May 1 and May 1 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The class will ...

Amsterdam youth baseball sign-ups set

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Youth Baseball League will host its final in-person registration on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at Amsterdam City Hall. Youngsters ages 4 to 12 as of May 1 are eligible to play.  All youngsters residing in Montgomery, Fulton and Schenectady counties are ...