Local Sports

FMCC men lose to Mohawk Valley

UTICA — Justin Stead connected on five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to lead Mohawk Valley Community College to an 85-60 victory over Fulton-Montgomery Community College in a Mountain Valley Conference men’s basketball game Saturday. The Vikings outscored the Raiders 45-24 in the ...

Dolgeville volleyball loses in quarterfinals

DOLGEVILLE — Carly Lyndaker finished with 11 kills, four aces and two blocks to help sixth-seeded Sandy Creek to a 3-0 victory over third-seeded Dolgeville. The Comets won by scores of 25-18, 25-6 and 26-24. Lainie Hathaway had 15 digs, nine kills and eight aces for Sandy Creek (13-5 ...

Putman, Bowley roll 300 games

Two bowlers rolled perfect games and two topped the 800 total plateau in local bowling action. Jay Putman rolled a 300 game en route to a 720 series Friday night in Premiere League action at Arterial Lanes. Benny Sturgess finished his night in the Premiere League with a high triple of 817, ...

Gloversville cruises to win over Broadalbin-Perth

BROADALBIN — An explosive start by the Gloversville Dragons put the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots in a hole they could not dig themselves out of. The Dragons turned Broadalbin-Perth turnovers on their first two possession into points as they opened the game with a 10-0 run. Gloversville built ...

Mayfield rolls past Canajoharie, 77-54

JOHNSTOWN — Putting your stamp on the game early is something that every team hopes to achieve. That was the case for the Mayfield Panthers in their 77-54 victory over the Canajoharie Cougars in a Western Athletic Conference crossover contest Friday at the Fulton-Montgomery Community College ...

Johnstown’s Winton top bowler at B tourney

SCHENECTADY — Johnstown’s Mick Winton finished the Section II Class B Tournament at Boulevard Bowl with the highest six-game total of the day Friday. Winton led all bowlers with a 1,305 total, which included a 694 series and a 611 series. The Class C-D Tournament is scheduled for Monday, ...

Dolgeville volleyball match postponed

DOLGEVILLE — The Dolgeville volleyball team had its Section III Class C quarterfinal match with Sandy Creek postponed Friday. The match was rescheduled for today in Dolgeville at 3 p.m.

Girls Basketball Roundup: Wells routs Indian Lake-Long Lake

WELLS - Sierra Mauro finished with 14 points to lead Wells to a 41-18 Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference victory over Indian Lake-Long Lake on Thursday. Maygan Robinson added 10 points for the Lady Indians (8-8 overall). Lauren Jackson had five points to lead Indian Lake-Long ...

Parslow leads Sage to league victory

HOUGHTON — Senior guard Emily Parslow (Fonda-Fultonville) scored 27 points to lead The Sage Colleges to a 60-57 Empire 8 women’s basketball win over Houghton College at the Nielsen Center Friday night. The Gators evened their season record to 11-11 and also are even in the league at 6-6. ...

Gonzalez helps Sage men to win

HOUGHTON — Senior forward Chris Kidd (Beacon) scored a team-high 20 points with and tied the team best with 12 rebounds to lead The Sage Colleges to a 78-64 men’s basketball win in Empire 8 action Friday night at the Nielsen Center on Friday evening. The Gators stand 10-13 for the season ...

Lady Dragons cruise to 54-35 victory over Broadalbin-Perth

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Lady Dragons jumped out to a big first-quarter lead and pulled away to close out their final home game of the regular season with a 54-35 victory over Broadalbin-Perth on Senior Night Thursday at Gloversville High School. “It means a lot to us to get a ...

Johnstown snaps skid with 63-53 victory over Patriots

BROADALBIN – With less than a week remaining in the regular season, teams hope to be playing their best basketball in an effort to gain momentum heading into sectionals. For the Johnstown Sir Bills, timely perimeter shooting seemed to help them achieve that in their 63-53 victory over the ...

Big third quarter powers Lady Bills to win

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Lady Bills opened the second half with a 17-7 run over Hudson Falls to pick up their fourth win in five games with a 55-39 victory Thursday night at Johnstown High School. Anna Lee paced the Lady Bills (10-9 overall, 8-9 Foothills) with 20 points, including three ...

Area wrestlers ready for state qualifier

GLENS FALLS — Several area wrestlers will be among those competiting for spots in the New York State Public High Schol Athletic Association Wrestling Championships on Saturday in Glens Falls at the Section II State Qualifier. A total of 16 wrestlers from Amsterdam and Fonda-Johnstown ...

Dolgeville advances to quarterfinals

DOLGEVILLE — The third-seeded Dolgeville girls volleyball team advanced to the quarterfinal round of the Section III Class C tournament with a 3-0 victory over No. 14 Pulaski Thursday at Dolgeville High School. Dolgeville (17-3) completed the sweep with game scores of 25-17, 25-15 and ...

WAC crossover schedule announced

The schedule for the Western Athletic Conference boys and girls basketball crossover games has been announced. All 12 games will take place at Fulton-Montgomery Community College. The boys crossover contests begin Friday with Schoharie facing Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons at 4:30 p.m., while ...

Winter weather wipes out local slate

Wednesday’s wintry weather forced the postponement of several area athletic contests. The Dolgeville volleyball team had its Section III Class C first-round contest with Pulaski moved to today at 7 p.m. The Johnstown at Broadalbin-Perth boys basketball game was moved to today. The varsity ...

Boys Swimming Roundup: HF-SGF defeats Fonda-Johnstown, 65-52

JOHNSTOWN — Hudson Falls-South Glens Falls won seven of 12 events on its way to a 65-52 victory over Fonda-Johnstown at Johnstown High School in a Foothills Council boys swim meet on Monday. Dimitri Bonesteel won the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly for HF-SGF, while Ayden Saville ...

Canajoharie girls lose to Mekeel

SCOTIA — Avery Mills finished with 14 points to lead Mekeel Christian Academy to a 51-37 victory over Canajoharie in a Western Athletic Conference girls basketball game Friday. Madison Show scored 12 points for Mekeel Christian (10-0 WAC). Monica Hartlieb scored 10 points to lead Canajoharie.

Parslow, Pritchard playing for Sage

UTICA — Sage’s women’s basketball team travelled to Utica College on Tuesday evening for an Empire 8 match-up with the Pioneers. In a back and forth battle, Utica came up with the game-winning shot with just 0:05 left to play as Nicolete Conklin hit the game-winning three pointer to ...