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Boys Basketball Roundup: Indians fall to Keene, 71-48

WELLS — The Keene Beavers used a 24-point third quarter to pull away from the Wells Indians and post a 71-48 victory in Mountain and Valley Conference boys basketball action Thursday at Wells High School. Aznel and Antonio Finsterer led Keene with 23 and 21 points, respectively, while Josh ...

Boys Swimming Roundup: Spartans deal FoJo swimmers non-league loss

FONDA — The Fonda-Johnstown swimmers got an individual victory from Kaleb Sluti as they fell to Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 89-60 in non-league action Thursday at Fonda-Fultonville High School. Sluti posted his victory in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:19.38. He joined with Ben ...

Relyea fourth at Lake George Nordic Invy

NORTH CREEK — Mayfield’s Madison Relyea recorded a fourth-place finish at the Lake George Invitational Thursday at the Gore Mountain Nordic Center on Thursday. Relyea, a freshman, recorded a time of 22.22 over the Gore Mountain course. Emily Frasier finished 34th for the Lady Panthers ...

Kobuskie to be inducted into Fulton County Baseball & Sports Hall of Fame

GLOVERSVILLE — Long-time Gloversville High School varsity basketball coach John “Jack” Kobuskie will be inducted into the Fulton County Baseball & Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday at the Gloversville High School Gymnasium. Kobuskie, a Gloversville native, was a three-sport star at ...

Girard sets record in Indians win over Rams

AMSTERDAM — There is a new New York state high school boys scoring leader. Glens Falls junior Joe Girard III converted on the first of two free throws with 1:41 remaining in the fourth quarter of Tuesday’s Foothills Council game against Amsterdam to score his 2,947 career point and ...

Monroe leads Patriots past Sir Bills

BROADALBIN — Troy Monroe delivered a 28-point performance for Broadalbin-Perth to lead the Patriots to a 78-41 victory over Johnstown in Foothills Council boys basketball action Tuesday night at Broadalbin-Perth High School. Monroe hit four 3-pointers in his game-high effort, while Dante ...

Mayfield girls top Northville, 66-54

NORTHVILLE — The Mayfield Lady Panthers used a 25-point third quarter to put some space between themselves and the Northville Lady Falcons and pick up a 66-54 victory in Western Athletic Conference girls basketball action Tuesday night at Northville High School. Sydney Sheldon led the ...

Relyea leads local racers at Guilderland Invy

NORTH RIVER — Mayfield’s Madison Relyea led the local skiers with her fourth-place finish in the girls varsity race at the Guilderland Nordic Invitational Tuesday at Garnet Hill Lodge. Relyea posted a time of 20:34.4 over the 6.6K Garnet Hill course to finish behind Queensbury’s Bailey ...

Dolgeville wrestlers fourth at CSC tourney

DOLGEVILLE — The Dolgeville wrestling team finished fourth at the Center State Conference Tournament on Saturday. Adirondack won the team title with 213 points, Canastota was second with 206 points and Holland Patent was third with 186.5 points. The host Blue Devils were fourth with 148 ...

C-FP swimmers top Sea Dragons, 95-75

CANAJOHARIE — Dale Plant and Alex Sydow picked up two individual victories apiece to lead Canajoharie-Fort Plain to a 95-75 victory over Gloversville-Mayfield in boys swim action Tuesday at the East Hill Elementary School pool. Plant won the 100-yard backstroke in 1:01.74 and the ...

Johnstown ski teams compete at Willard

GREENWICH — The Johnstown boys and girls alpine ski teams competed in the Stillwater-Cambridge Invitational on Monday at Willard Mountain. In the girls race, Schuylerville’s Hannah Klingebiel won the one-run slalom event with a time of 34.51 seconds. Queensbury’s Maddie Montgomery ...

Defense sparks Lady Bills’ win over B-P

BROADALBIN – When the Broadalbin-Perth Lady Patriots burst out to a 7-0 lead just two minutes into the game, Johnstown girls varsity basketball coach Tim Derwin thought he was looking at a long night for the Lady Bills. Instead, the Lady Bills turned up their defense and surged ahead in the ...

Fonda-Fultonville ekes out 59-56 win over Johnstown

FONDA — In a game in which it trailed just twice, the Fonda-Fultonville boys basketball team had it anything but easy. The Braves notched a 59-56 non-league victory over Johnstown at Fonda-Fultonville High School on Monday. “It was a crazy game. We would get up by 10 and all of a ...

Lady Braves win Independent League track title

ALBANY — The Fonda-Fultonville girls track team got and pair of wins and a second place finish from Brittany Castelluccio as the Lady Braves took home the team title from the Independent League Championships Sunday at UAlbany. Castelluccio won the 300-meter dash with a time of 45.91 and ...

FMCC bowlers roll high series

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College bowling teams competed in a pair of matches over the weekend. Friday the Raiders competed in league matches at Pin-O-Rama lanes in Utica. In the early match the women’s team finished third. The Lady Raiders were paced by captains. ...

Little Falls tops Blue Devils, 3-1

DOLGEVILLE — The Dolgeville Lady Blue Devils dropped a Center State Conference volleyball match to Little Falls 3-1 Monday night at Dolgeville High School. The Mounties posted the victory on game scores of 22-25, 25-20, 26-24 and 25-12. Abbey Mosher led Little Falls (16-0, 9-0) with 19 ...

Hot Race Action on Algonquin

Racers in the street legal division challenge the track at the Adirondack Motor Enthusiast Club event Sunday on Lake Algonquin in Wells.

Lady Raiders, Raiders post victories over ACC

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College basketball teams pulled off a sweep of visiting Adirondack Community College Sunday at the Route 67 campus. The FMCC women opened the double-header with a 60-55 victory over Adirondack and the men closed out the day with an 83-65 ...