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Amsterdam loses to Queensbury, 6-1

QUEENSBURY — Queensbury won four of five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a 6-1 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council girls tennis match Wednesday. Olivia Fraser, Julia Milza, Deanna Lebel and Morgan Willis all won singles matches for the Spartans. Cady Willows ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Galway defeats Canajoharie

GALWAY — Ryan Lovelass finished with a 35 to lead Galway to a 10-5 victory over Canajoharie in a Western Athletic Conference golf match at Pioneer Hills Golf Course on Wednesday. Nick Zuk posted a 46 for the Golden Eagles, while Josh Lovelass carded a 48. Matt Smith posted a 49 for Galway, ...

Caroga Creek to host Super Kart Finals

EPHRATAH — A total of 12 divisions with 77 karts on hand competed at the 1/5-mile Caroga Creek Speedway on Saturday. It also marked event No. 11 in the 2017 point chase at the Todd Moran owned/promoted facility. Roy Sweet, the administrative head of the Ambulance Service of Fulton ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Lady Bills rally past Lady Dragons

JOHNSTOWN — Having lost their last four meetings with their rivals from Gloversville, the Johnstown girls soccer team appeared headed for a fifth-straight defeat Tuesday at Johnstown High School. The Lady Bills were outplayed for most of the game and trailed 1-0 heading into the final 10 ...

Galway sweeps Mayfield in WAC matchup

MAYFIELD — The Galway service game coupled with a pair of key injuries proved to be too much to overcome for the Mayfield volleyball team. Facing the Golden Eagles in an early showdown of a pair of teams predicted to be among the top Class D teams when it comes to the Section II sectional ...

Rams top Sir Bills

AMSTERDAM — Ever Arevalo scored four goals to power Amsterdam to a 5-1 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council South Division boys soccer contest Tuesday at Lynch Literacy Academy. Kevin Vargas had a goal and two assists for the Rams, while Arevalo, Randy Spraker and Rico Reyes each ...

Field Hockey Roundup: Queensbury blanks Gloversville, 5-0

GLOVERSVILLE — In its first game on its new field, the Gloversville field hockey team dropped a 5-0 decision to Queensbury in a Foothills Council contest Tuesday at Gloversville High School. Emily Korniak and Audrey Murphy each scored two goals for Queensbury, while Alyssa Fitzgerald had a ...

Lady Rams lose to Scotia

AMSTERDAM — Scotia-Glenville won three of five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a 5-2 win over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council girls tennis match Tuesday. Natalie Bean, Gabriella Therrien and Cassie Rumfelt won singles matches for the Tartans. Kristina Goudreau and ...

H.s. Golf Roundup: B-P tops Scotia-Glenville

VAIL MILLS — Mike Piska carded a 36 to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a 152-162 victory over Scotia-Glenville in a Foothills Council match at Holland Meadows Golf Course on Tuesday. Dom Zippiere and Connor Canale each had rounds of 37 for B-P (9-4 overall, 7-4 Foothills), while Stuart Bond had a ...

Girls Swimming Roundup: Lady Sea Dragons notch first victory

GLOVERSVILLE — Gloversville-Mayfield won just four of 12 events, but used its depth to post a 90-89 victory over Hudson Falls-South Glens Falls at the Gloversville Middle School pool. Isabelle Willis won the 100-yard butterfly and 200-yard freestyle for Gloversville-Mayfield (1-2 overall), ...

Logan lifts Sage to win over Potsdam

ALBANY — The Sage Colleges’ women’s soccer team hosted the Bears of SUNY-Potsdam on Tuesday and needed overtime, but topped the Bears, 1-0 in the second overtime as junior midfielder Ariannah Logan, Canajoharie graduate, connected for the goal to snap the Gators’ losing streak. With ...

Area players compete for Sage volleyball

ALBANY — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball team wrapped up competition Saturday, hosting the two-day Sage Fall Festival. Sage took the first match of the day, besting Mt. Ida College, 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-21). Mt. Ida then beat Rutgers-Newark, 3-2 before the final match of the event ...

FFCS Athletic Hall of Fame names 2017 inductees

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School Hall of Fame Selection Committee recently announced the members of the Class of 2017. It is a distinguished class with many outstanding accomplishments. Inductees will be honored at halftime of the homecoming football game against Holy Trinity on ...

Smith, Rubin honored by FMCC

JOHNSTOWN — Gabrielle Smith and Jared Rubin were recently named Raiders of the Month for September by the Fulton-Montgomery Community College athletic department. Smith, a sophomore setter for the Lady Raiders volleyball team, opened up the 2017 season with a team-high of 99 assists at the ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Dragons top B-P in first game on new field

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville boys’ soccer team found an appropriate way to christen their new turf stadium. Facing Foothills Council rival Broadalbin-Perth, the Dragons ended a losing streak that spanned 17 games over nine years with a 3-1 victory over the Patriots Monday night at ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Schoharie outlasts Northville

NORTHVILLE — Carolyn Krohn scored twice to lead Schoharie to a 5-3 victory over Northville in a Western Athletic Conference girls soccer contest Monday. Adrianna Cornell, Katelyn Krohn and Megan Krohn also scored for the Indians (5-0 WAC), who are ranked second in the state in Class ...

AHS girls tennis tops Hudson Falls

AMSTERDAM — Amsterdam won four of five singles matches on its way to a 5-2 victory over Hudson Falls in a Foothills Council girls tennis match Monday at Amsterdam High School. Molly Monge, Prabha Singh, Natalie Flint and Olivia Fiorillo all won singles matches for the Lady Rams. Emily ...

Canjo volleyball loses to Schoharie, 3-1

CANAJOHARIE — Racquel Gerstenberger finished with 19 service points and aces to lead Schoharie to a 3-1 victory over Canajoharie in a non-league volleyball match between Western Athletic Conference rivals on Monday. The Indians won by scores of 25-17, 12-25, 25-23 and 25-20. Jacqui ...