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H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Johnstown sweeps Hudson Falls, 3-0

JOHNSTOWN — Macenzie Ward finished with 28 assists, 10 digs, seven kills. four points and one block to lead Johnstown to a 3-0 victory over Hudson Falls in a Foothills Council volleyball match at Johnstown High School on Wednesday. The Lady Bills won by scores of 26-24, 25-19 and ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Gloversville gets past Broadalbin-Perth

GLOVERSVILLE — After back-to-back league losses on the road, the Gloversville girls soccer team returned to its home pitch Tuesday night to face the Broadalbin-Perth Lady Patriots. After Broadalbin-Perth tied the game at one early in the second half, the Lady Dragons picked up their ...

Second-half surge sends Lady Bills past Spartans

JOHNSTOWN — Coming into Tuesday’s game, both the Johnstown and Queensbury field hockey teams were undefeated. Both teams had also given up just two goals on the season. The Lady Bills remained undefeated, handing the Spartans a 4-2 loss at Knox Field. All four goals came in the second ...

Johnstown golfers defeat Gloversville, 172-185

JOHNSTOWN — Ethan Wager carded a 37 to lead Johnstown to a 172-185 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council golf match at Fox Run Golf Club on Tuesday. Colin Kowalski posted a 42 for the Sir Bills, while Conner Diviyak had a 47. Will Gerlach added a 47 for Johnstown. Nick Vincent ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Mayfield sweeps OESJ, 3-0

MAYFIELD — Deandra Myers finished with 12 service points, four digs and two blocks to lead Mayfield to a 3-0 victory over Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville in a Western Athletic Conference volleyball match Tuesday. The Lady Panthers won by scores of 25-4, 25-16 and 25-10. Isabelle ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Wells loses season opener, 7-0

WELLS — Andrew Pelkey finished with two goals and an assist to lead Schroon Lake to a 7-0 victory over Wells in a boys Northern Soccer League contest Tuesday. Marcus Pence scored twice for the Wildcats, while Cian Bresnahan had a goal and an assist. Colin Bresnahan and Jaike Brady also ...

Fo-Jo girls defeat Amsterdam, 91-69

JOHNSTOWN — The Fonda Johnstown varsity girls swim team won eight out of 11 events to win its season opener. “Winning this meet was a great way to open the newly remodeled Johnstown High School pool,” Fonda-Johnstown coach Ken Hoefs said. “Coach [Nancy] Spagnola and the Amsterdam Sea ...

GHS cross country loses to Scotia

GLENVILLE — The Scotia-Glenville boys and girls cross country teams both recorded victories over Gloversville in a Foothills Council meet at Indian Meadows Park on Tuesday. Gloversville’s Daley Jo Christman won the 2.86-mile girls race with a time of 18:35. Scotia-Glenville Delaney Krogh ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Broadalbin-Perth gets past Dragons, 3-1

GLOVERSVILLE — The rain that forced the postponement of several local sporting events gave the Broadalbin-Perth and Gloversville boys soccer teams a break long enough to get Monday’s Foothills Council match in. The Dragons came off the halftime break to tie the match but could not get the ...

Gloversville loses to Ballston Spa, 41-6

BALLSTON SPA — Jason McCarthy scored five touchdowns to power Ballston Spa to a 41-6 victory over Gloversville in a Class A Grasso Division football contest Monday. McCarthy scored on runs of 36, 26, 8, 6 and 5 yards for the Scotties, finishing with 137 yards. Zach Washington rushed for ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Fonda-Fultonville loses to Middleburgh, 2-0

FONDA — Rylie Smith finished with a goal and an assist to power Middleburgh to a 2-0 victory over Fonda-Fultonville in a Western Athletic Conference girls soccer contest Monday at Fonda-Fultonville High School. Vivian Hanley also scored for the Knights, while Kelsey Terrell added an ...

Mayfield volleyball sweeps Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM — Mikayla Myers finished with 11 points, eight kills, eight digs and four aces to lead Amsterdam to a 3-0 victory over Amsterdam in a non-league volleyball match Monday. The Lady Panthers won by scores of 25-20, 25-15 and 25-23. Emily Mormando had 12 assists for Mayfield (3-0 ...

FMCC men’s soccer tops Clinton, 2-0

PLATTSBURGH — Yasser Mourad and Ahmed Mourad scored to lead the Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory over Clinton Community College on Sunday. FMCC (3-2 overall) is scheduled to host Erie Community College on Wednesday at 3 p.m.

FMCC goes 1-2 in Herkimer pod play

HERKIMER — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College volleyball team went 1-2 in weekend play. FMCC traveled to Herkimer on Sunday to take part in POD play. FM beat Erie 3-0, fell to Jamestown 0-3 and fell in their final match to Niagara 2-3.  In the win against Erie, FMCC took all three ...

Nethaway, Ryder playing for Sage

MARCY — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball team was in action on Monday night at SUNY-Polytechnic in a non-conference match. The host Wildcats collected a 3-0 win, beating Sage 25-11, 25-10, 25-18 and are now 2-6 on the year. Sage drops to 2-5. Junior middle hitter Miranda ...

Calabrese collects bounty as The Ridge crowns champions

FULTONVILLE — On a night when Glen Ridge Motorsports Park crowned its track champions, Brian Calabrese collected the big prize. The Gloversville driver made the most of a late-race caution and out raced David Constantino in a two-lap shootout to win his first feature of the year and end a ...

Jetty playing for SUNY Cobleskill

UTICA — Northville graduate Lucas Jetty had two assists for the SUNY Cobleskill men’s soccer team in a 4-3 overtime loss to Utica College in the Utica College Tournament on Saturday. With the overtime loss,the Fighting Tigers fall to 0-3 overall while Utica improves to 2-2 ...

O’Neil competing for Sage golf team

COBLESKILL — The Sage Colleges’ men’s golf team opened the 2018 season on Friday traveling to compete in the Cobleskill Jug Championship. The Gators posted a tie for fifth on the day after posting a score of 332 for the round. The host Fighting Tigers of Cobleskill won the eight-team ...

Strong start lifts Lady Bills past Lady Dragons

JOHNSTOWN — After defeating Glens Falls 10-0 on Friday night, the Johnstown girls soccer team looked to keep its momentum going when it squared off against intercity rival Gloversville in a Foothills Council match Saturday night at Johnstown High School. The Lady Bills showed little signs ...

Ringer powers Johnstown past Gloversville

JOHNSTOWN — With Tuesday’s showdown with fellow Foothills Council unbeaten Queensbury looming, the Johnstown field hockey team looked to avoid a letdown Saturday against Gloversville. The Lady Bills had no such trouble, tuning up for Tuesday’s contest with an 11-0 victory over the ...