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FMCC volleyball drops home opener

JOHNSTOWN — Kristin Brennan finished with six kills to help Herkimer College to a 3-0 victory over Fulton-Montgomery Community College in a Mountain Valley Conference women’s volleyball match Wednesday. The Generals won by scores of 25-15, 25-21 and 25-14. Brittany McManus, Evonna Mower ...

Spraker playing for Sage men’s soccer

PLATTSBURGH — The Sage Colleges’ men’s soccer team traveled to Plattsburgh State for a non-conference match with the Cardinals. Plattsburgh posted a 2-1 win, snapping Sage’s two-game win streak. Plattsburgh improves to 2-3, while the loss puts the Gators at 2-2. Junior midfielder ...

Racing Around: Glen Ridge wraps up its season

Glen Ridge Motorsports Park wrapped up its racing season with one of the best overall nights of racing this season. The track, which tended to be locked down for most of the season, widened out for the modifieds and they responded with some passing on the high side. Josh Hohenforst came ...

Cross Country Roundup: Johnstown boys post win over Gloversville

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown boys cross country team posted a victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council meet at Johnstown High School on Tuesday. The Sir Bills scored 15 points against an incomplete Gloversville squad to earn the win In the girls meet, both teams were ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Gloversville blanks Amsterdam, 6-0

AMSTERDAM — Sydney Loux finished with two goals to lead Gloversville to a victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council South Division girls soccer game at Lynch Literacy Academy on Tuesday. Taylor Mee and Michaela Ponticello each had a goal and an assist for the Lady Dragons, while Katie ...

Fo-Jo tops Amsterdam in opener

AMSTERDAM — Fonda-Johnstown won eight of 10 events to post a 54-46 victory over Amsterdam in a girls swim meet at Lynch Literacy Academy on Tuesday. “We enjoy competing against the Amsterdam Sea Rams because coach [Nancy] Spagnola always has the team ready and it is a competitive meet,” ...

JHS field hockey blanks Schuylerville

JOHNSTOWN — Taryn Ringer finished with three goals to lead Johnstown to a 5-0 victory over Schuylerville in a Foothills Council field hockey contest at Knox Field on Tuesday. Kalena Eaton had a goal and an assist for the Lady Bills (3-0 overall, 2-0 Foothills), while Anna Lee also ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Mayfield loses to Waterford, 8-0

MAYFIELD — Nate Powell and Tyler Galarneau each had three goals and an assist to lead Waterford-Halfmoon to an 8-0 victory over Mayfield in a non-league boys soccer game Tuesday. Jaycen Janusz finished with two goals for the Fordians, who outshot the Panthers by a 14-5 margin. Jake Houle ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Johnstown defeats Scotia-Glenville, 175-197

SCHENECTADY — Aidan Greene finished with a round of 41 to lead Johnstown to a 175-197 victory over Scotia-Glenville in a Foothills Council golf match at Stadium Golf Club on Tuesday. The team total of 175 was Johnstown’s lowest of the season. Liam Ackerbauer posted a 42 for the Sir ...

Ryder competing for Sage volleyball

DELHI — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball team travelled to SUNY-Delhi for a non-conference match with the Broncos. SUNY-Delhi collected a 3-1 win over Sage to stay perfect at 4-0, while the Gators drop to 0-9 after falling, 25-18, 25-22, 22-25, 25-16. Sage senior outside hitter ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Johnstown notches first victory

JOHNSTOWN — After losing both of its first two games by scores of 11-1, the Johnstown boys soccer team bounced back and picked up its first victory of the season Monday. The Sir Bills scored three second-half goals to post a 4-2 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council South Division ...

Broadalbin-Perth rolls past Fort Plain, 6-0

BROADALBIN — In the renewal of a rivalry from the old Tri-Valley League, Broadalbin-Perth and Fort Plain squared off in a boys’ soccer match. With both teams riding early-season win streak, the Patriots got off to a fast start establishing their possession passing game to help defeat Fort ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Lady Patriots blank Middleburgh, 5-0

BROADALBIN — Lauralie Grainer scored twice and had an assist to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a 5-0 victory over Middleburgh in a non-league girls soccer contest Monday at Patriot Field. Brooke Bush had a goal and an assist for the Lady Patriots, while Amirah Carsno and Emily Bush also ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Johnstown gets past Gloversville, 179-207

GLOVERSVILLE — Will Gerlach finished with a 39 to lead Johnstown to a 179-207 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council golf match Monday at Kingsboro Golf Club. Liam Ackerbauer posted a 45 for the Sir Bills, Aiden Greene had a 47 and Abe Miller finished with a 48. Wyatt Frasier added ...

AHS girls tennis loses to South High

AMSTERDAM — South Glens Falls 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 Monday at Amsterdam High School. Molly Killeen, Kristen Wright, Olivia Osakowicz and Grace Alhiem won singles matches for ...

FMCC volleyball opens its season

WATERTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College women’s volleyball team opened its season Saturday at the Jefferson Invitational. The Lady Raiders went 1-2 on the day, falling to Finger Lakes and Monroe, and beating Cayuga. In the first match of the day, FMCC fell to Finger Lakes ...

Goodemote playing for Sage men’s soccer

ALFRED — The Sage Colleges’ men’s soccer team competed against Cazenovia College on Sunday afternoon in the final day of the Alfred University Tournament. Sage posted the 4-0 win to improve to 2-1 overall and extend their streak to two wins as well. Junior forward Griffin Goodemote ...

Hohenforst picks up guaranteed starting spot with Glen Ridge win

FULTONVILLE — After being a regular competitor at Glen Ridge Motorsports Park for several seasons, Josh Hohenforst took a three-year break from racing at the quarter mile. Sunday he returned with a goal — pick up the guaranteed starting spot in the $53,000-to-win Fonda 200 on Sept. 28 at ...

Blue Devils rally past Sauquoit Valley, 14-8

DOLGEVILLE — The season got off to a slow start for the Dolgeville Blue Devils. Sauquoit Valley opened the game with a time-consuming scoring drive drive and held the Blue Devils scoreless through the opening half. Halftime adjustments put Dolgeville on track as the Blue Devils offense ...