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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 ...

C-FP volleyball wins tourney title

LANSINGBURGH — The Canajoharie-Fort Plain volleyball team won the Lansingburgh Tournament on Saturday. C-FP finished first in pool play and defeated Troy in the championship match, 25-22 and 25-21. Sydney Shepard had 17 service points, 15 kills, 14 aces and nine digs on the day for ...

Cross Country Roundup: Area teams compete at Blackbird Invitational

VOORHEESVILLE — Sebastian Mills turned in a third-place finish in the Varsity Boys-Division 2 race to lead Johnstown to a seventh-place finish in the team standings Saturday at the annual Blackbird Invitational at Wallace Park. Mills covered the 3.1-mile course in 17:43 to finish third ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Mayfield tops Greenwich, 2-1

BROADALBIN — Daniel Leach and Josh Wasson scored first-half goals to lift Mayfield to a 2-1 victory over Greenwich in the opening round of the Mayfield Central School Booster Tournament at Broadalbin-Perth’s Patriot Field on Saturday. Colbey Hime had an assist for the Panthers, who ...

FMCC men’s soccer loses to Herkimer

JOHNSTOWN — Tarik Moussaoui netted a hat trick to lead Herkimer College to a 7-1 victory over Fulton-Montgomery Community College in a Mountain Valley Conference men’s soccer contest Saturday. Chris Capaldo had two goals and an assist for Herkimer (5-0 overall), while Jaahdel Cyril had a ...

FMCC competes at SUNY Cobleskill

COBLESKILL — Gabriel LoBaido placed 27th overall with a time of 32:07.19 for the Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s cross country team at the Stephen A. Warde Invitational at SUNY Cobleskill on Saturday. Clane Newcomer was 50th for the Raiders with a time of 35:13.02. SUNY ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Canajoharie defeats Berne-Knox-Westerlo

CANAJOHARIE — Jacob Countryman carded a 41 to lead Canajoharie to a 13 1/2-1 1/2 victory over Berne-Knox-Westerlo in a Western Athletic Conference golf match Friday at Canajoharie Golf and Country Club. Jacob Montanye and Cian DiMezza each had rounds of 46 for the Cougars, while Tyler ...

Anadio earns pair of coaching honors

HERKIMER — Herkimer College head softball coach P.J. Anadio was recently named 2018 Mountain Valley Collegiate Conference Coach of the Year. Anadio also was selected by his coaching peers as the 2018 Region III Coach of the Year. This is the eighth Mountain Valley Collegiate Conference ...

FISHING TOURNAMENT

The 29th Gloversville Sports Club members-only fishing tournament took place in mid-July, with 57 members taking part. Pictured, from left, are Matt Towne, President Bob Bruse, Eric Arell, Judge John Furlong (runner-up), this year’s champion Rich Towne, Jeff Tracy, Mike Tracy and club dog, Jack.

Super C. D. Coville to be featured guest at Lost Speedways 2018

SARATOGA SPRINGS — The all-star lineup for the Saratoga Automobile Museum’s Lost Speedways 2018 was completed this week when dirt track modified superstar C.D. Coville indicated he would be on hand to be interviewed by program organizer Ron Hedger of Speed Sport Magazine. “When the ...

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 ...