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Sir Bills edge Green Tech for first win

JOHNSTOWN — Early in Friday’s game against Green Tech, Johnstown was able to move the ball but could not finish its drives. Late in the first half that began to change. After the Eagles took advantage of a Johnstown turnover to put eight points on the board in the first quarter, the Sir ...

H.S. Football Roundup: Braves top Tamarac, improve to 2-0

FONDA — The Tamarac Bengals visited Boshart Field Friday night for a Class C Central Division match-up with Fonda-Fultonville. The Braves, behind the one-two punch of Massimo and Giovanni DiCaprio, came away with their second win in a row as they turned back Tamarac by a score of ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Lady Bills rout Glens Falls, 10-0

JOHNSTOWN — Carolyn Fitzpatrick finished with three goals and two assists to power Johnstown to a 10-0 victory over Glens Falls in a Foothills Council girls soccer contest Friday at Johnstown High School. Jenna Thompson had three goals and one assist for the Lady Bills, while Madison ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Mayfield rolls past Mekeel Christian, 9-1

JOHNSTOWN — Dylan Bumpus netted a hat trick to power Mayfield to a 9-1 victory over Mekeel Christian Academy in a Western Athletic Conference boys soccer contest that was played at Fulton-Montgomery Community College. Britain Goodemote had two goals and an assist for the Panthers, while ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Broadalbin-Perth sweeps Scotia, 3-0

SCOTIA — Lilly Mitchell finished with 16 assists, five aces and four digs to help Broadalbin-Perth post a 3-0 victory over Scotia-Glenville in a Foothills Council volleyball match Friday. The Lady Patriots won by scores of 25-7, 25-11 and 25-13. Sydney Rogers had six kills and two aces ...

AHS girls tennis loses to Scotia, 7-0

SCOTIA — Scotia Glenville won all five singles matches and both doubles contests on its way to a 7-0 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council girls tennis match Friday. Sophia Schaub, Natalie Bean, Cassie Rumfelt, Charlotte Tvelia and Cassie Cenzano all won singles matches for the ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Johnstown defeats Amsterdam

JOHNSTOWN — Ethan Wager finished with a 35 to lead Johnstown to a Foothills Council victory over Amsterdam at Fox Run Golf Club on Friday. Colin Kowalski posted a 41 for the Sir Bills, Tyler Kortz carded a 45 and Conner Diviyak added a 47. Erin Rivera led Amsterdam with a 38, while Andy ...

Lady Bills sweep Foothills match from Amsterdam

JOHNSTOWN — After both teams posted wins in their season openers Wednesday, Johnstown and Amsterdam faced off in a Foothills Council volleyball match Thursday at Johnstown High School. The Lady Bills notched their second 3-0 victory in 24 hours, defeating the Lady Rams by scores of 25-14, ...

Four teams look to continue early momentum

After posting opening-week victories, four area high school football teams will look to build on their early momentum tonight. Amsterdam, Broadalbin-Perth, Canajoharie-Fort Plain and Fonda-Fultonville all opened their season with wins last Friday. Three of the four will be home tonight as ...

Hudson Falls improves to 4-0 with win over Sir Bills

HUDSON FALLS — Johnstown and Hudson Falls battled to a 1-1 tie before the Tigers connected for three second-half goals to defeat the Sir Bills 4-2 Thursday at Hudson Falls High School and improve to 4-0-0 overall and 3-0-0 against Foothills Council competition. Ryan Melucci picked up a hat ...

Johnstown improves to 4-0 with victory over Schuylerville

SCHUYLERVILLE — The Johnstown field hockey team got a four-goal, two assist performance from Maddie Etherton and improved its early-season record to 4-0 with an 8-0 victory over Schuylerville in Foothills Council action Thursday at Schuylerville High School. Anna Lee got the scoring going ...

Broadalbin-Perth golfers top Huskies

BROADALBIN — Mike Piska carded a round of 40 to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a 166-190 victory over Gloversville in Foothills Council golf action Thursday at Holland Meadowns Golf Course. Matt Danise shot 41 for the Patriots (5-0 overall, 4-0 Foothills), while Stuart Bond shot 42 and Brandon ...

Borden rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes

Borden rolls 300 at Arterial Lanes GLOVERSVILLE — Amanda Borden rolled a 300 game during Hump Day Hellers League play Wednesday at Arterial Lanes. It was Borden’s first career 300 game. Borden also rolled games of 191 and 242 to finish with a 733 series.

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Lady Patriots top Gloversville in league opener

GLOVERSVILLE — Coming off a third-place finish in a KSA Events Florida Volleyball Tournament in Orlando last week, the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots opened their Foothills Council campaign on Wednesday. Facing a young Gloversville squad, the Lady Patriots claimed their season-opener 3-1 over the ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Gloversville blanks Fonda-Fultonville, 1-0

GLOVERSVILLE — Angel Anderson scored the game’s only goal to lead Gloversville to a 1-0 victory over Fonda-Fultonville in a non-league girls soccer contest Wednesday at Gloversville High School. Sydney Loux assisted on the goal for the Lady Dragons Katie Hastings made five saves to post ...

Nethaway, Ryder help Sage to win

ALBANY — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball team hosted SUNY Delhi on Wednesday night in Kahl Gym. The Gators dropped the first set, 25-20, but reeled off three straight set wins to beat the Broncos, 3-1 (20-25, 25-9, 27-25, 25-22). With the win, Sage has won two straight ...

Canjo grad Logan scores in Sage win

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON — Second half goals by Ariannah Logan (Canajoharie) and Angela Gonzalez (Hoosick Falls) led the Sage women’s soccer team to a 3-1 win over Bard College in a non-league women’s soccer game at Ferrari Field Wednesday night. The Gators improved to 3-0 on the young ...

Field Hockey Roundup: Lady Bills hold off Scotia-Glenville, 3-2

JOHNSTOWN — After rolling past their first two opponents by a combined score of 15-0, the Johnstown field hockey team looked to be on its way to another comfortable victory on Tuesday against Scotia-Glenville at Knox Field. The Lady Bills scored the first three goals of the game in their ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Galway girls lose to Hoosick Falls, 6-0

HOOSICK FALLS — Phoebe Thompson scored three goals and had two assists to lead Hoosick Falls to a 6-0 victory over Galway in a non-league girls soccer contest Tuesday. Grace Wysocki had two goals and two assists for the Lady Panthers, while Olivia Brownell had a goal and two assists. Josie ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Gloversville golfers lose to Glens Falls

QUEENSBURY — Braydon Dock carded a 39 to lead Glens Falls to a 179-200 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council golf match Tuesday at Bay Meadows Golf Club. Rece McClements had a 40 for the Indians, while Sean Pettis and Will Center each had rounds of 50. Nick Vincent finished ...