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Girls Soccer Roundup: Dolgeville falls short in Class C semifinals

ILION — Gabby Sylstra netted a hat trick to lead second-seeded Little Falls to a 5-1 victory over third-seeded Dolgeville in a Section III Class C girls soccer semifinal contest Tuesday at Central Valley Academy. Olivia Lindsay and Caileigh Barnett also scored for the Mounties, while Geena ...

Sectional volleyball brackets announced

A total of eight area volleyball teams will take part in the Section II volleyball tournament. Amsterdam, Gloversville, Broadalbin-Perth, Johnstown, Fonda-Fultonville, Galway, Mayfield and Canajoharie-Fort Plain all will be part of the tourney in their respective classes. Galway (11-0 ...

Fonda-Johnstown defeats Amsterdam

JOHNSTOWN — Fonda-Johnstown won eight of 10 events on its way to an 80-55 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council swim meet Tuesday. “Coach [Nancy] Spagnola and the Amsterdam Sea Rams always deliver a competitive meet. Fonda-Johnstown loves swimming against Amsterdam because we swim ...

Ryder, Nethaway playing for Sage

SCHENECTADY — The Union College women’s volleyball team hosted Sage on Tuesday night and collected a 3-0 win over the Gators. The Dutchwomen won by scores of 25-9, 25-20 and 25-22. With the win, Union improves to 15-9 overall, while Sage falls to 5-22. Junior outside hitter Megan ...

Mayfield boys edge Waterford in overtime

MAYFIELD — After posting a 6-0 victory over 13th-seeded Mekeel Christian Academy in its sectional opener last Thursday, the Mayfield boys soccer team knew a tougher test awaited in Monday’s quarterfinals. The fourth-seeded Panthers hosted fifth-seeded Waterford-Halfmoon and for the second ...

OESJ, Northville advance to semifinals

The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville and Northville girls’ soccer teams are moving on in the Section II Class D tournament. Fourth-seeded Northville, the defending Class D champion, got a five-goal performance from Kerrigan Groff in its 7-1 victory over No. 5 Germantown and Julie Hickey ...

B-P boys, girls place fourth at Spa Park

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Scotia-Glenville and Schuylerville respectively claimed the boys and girls varsity titles at the Foothills Council Cross-Country championships Monday at Saratoga Spa State Park. The Scotia-Glenville boys beat Queensbury 33-67 for the boys’ championship, while the ...

FMCC men to face Herkimer in tourney

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s soccer team finished regular-season play on Saturday at Mohawk Valley Community College. The Raiders extended their winning streak to three games and came out of the match with a crucial 2-1 win on the road.   FMCC ...

FMCC runners compete at Herkimer

HERKIMER — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s cross country team competed in the Mountain Valley Conference Championship on Saturday at Herkimer College. Clane Newcomer and Gabriel LoBaido were among 32 runners in the 4-mile race. LoBaido paced FMCC with a time of ...

Patriots, Rams to play postponed game Thursday

On September 21 the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots were scheduled to host the Amsterdam Rams in a Class A/B crossover game at Patriot Field. The game was postponed due to an outbreak of the Coxsackievirus among the Amsterdam players and the game was now rescheduled. After the Patriots fell to ...

Relyea second at Greenwich XC Invy

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Mayfield’s Madison Relyea finished second Friday at the Greenwich Invitational at Saratoga Spa State Park. Relyea posted a time of 18:10.8. Saratoga Springs’ Ella Kurto won the girls race with a time of 17:40.2, while Saratoga Springs’ Ciara Knott (18:35.6) was ...

FALL FINALE TOURNAMENT

Broadalbin-Perth's Eliana Fraser, Fonda-Fultonville's Marilyn Whitcavitch, Queensbury's Bailey Gengel, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk's Grace Engel, Bethlehem's Grace hanafin and Hudson Falls' Raeann Bombard were named to the Fall Finale Volleyball Tournament Saturday at Broadalbin-Perth High School

JHS Student-athletes honored

Athletic Director James Robare of the Greater Johnstown School District Athletic Department and Johnstown boys soccer coach Tommy Horning and girls soccer coach Erica Fitzpatrick selected Joseph Matthews and Charlie Brown of the boys soccer team and Hope Buboltz and Grace Giarrizzo, of the ...

B-P honorees

Athletic Director Matthew Ehrenreich of the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Athletic Department, Broadalbin-Perth golf coach Tony Mucilli and cheerleading coach Courtney Buchanan selected Stuart Bond, left, of the golf team and Gretta Bartow, right, of the cheerleading team as the ...

Stewart Friesen wins Eastern States 200

MIDDLETOWN — A day after being disqualified for coming up light on the scales in postrace tech after leading all 100 laps of the 358-modified feature at Eastern States Weekend, Stewart Friesen parked his No. 44 big block modified in Victory Lane after leading the final 53 laps of the 57th ...

Area players compete for Sage volleyball

PITTSFORD — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball squad travelled to Nazareth College on Saturday for an Empire 8 tri-match with Houghton College. Houghton posted a 3-0 win over Sage in the first match (25-17, 25-17, 25-19). In the nightcap, Nazareth earned a 3-0 win over the Gators ...

OESJ volleyball competes at tourney

BERNE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville volleyball team went 2-6 in pool play the sixth annual Bulldog Blast Invitational at Berne-Knox-Westerlo on Saturday. Waterford-Halfmoon swept Unadilla Valley 25-23 and 25-22 in the championship match. Unadilla had gone 8-0 in pool play, while ...

Lady Bills blanked by Schalmont, 5-0

ROTTERDAM — After posting a 1-0 upset win over seventh-seeded Greenville on Thursday in its playoff opener, the Johnstown girls soccer team headed to Schalmont on Saturday looking to spring another upset. The second-seeded Sabres had other ideas, scoring twice in the first 11 minutes on ...

FALL FINALE TOURNAMENT

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth volleyball team hosted its Fall Finale Tournament today. Fonda-Fultonville, Saratoga Catholic, Tamarac, Queensbury, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk, Cambridge, Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons, Hudson Falls, Bethlehem, Cobleskill-Richmondville and Hoosic Valley are competed ...