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Racing Around: Glen Ridge finally runs its opener

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After three straight postponements, Glen Ridge Motorsports Park finally got its season opener in last Friday. With approximately 55 cars in the pits spread out through six divisions, the racing was competitive and provided fans with a first-time winner in the modified division. Danny Varin ...

JHS boys lacrosse loses to Voorheesville

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JOHNSTOWN — Ian Owens finished with seven goals to lead Voorheesville to a 16-10 victory over Johnstown in a Wasaren League boys lacrosse game Wednesday at Knox Field. Aiden Crouse had three goals and an assist for the Blackbirds, while Tim Burnham, Brendon McMahon and Jake Palmer all ...

AHS girls lacrosse tops Schenectady

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AMSTERDAM — Kayli Hoefs finished with five goals to the Amsterdam to a 12-5 victory over Schenectady in a non-league girls lacrosse game Wednesday at Lynch Literacy Academy. It was the first home win for the first-year varsity program. Lucia Liverio had two goals and an assist for the ...

Dolgeville baseball edges Waterville

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DOLGEVILLE — Playing for the third time in as many days, the Dolgeville baseball team posted a 5-4 victory over Waterville in a Center State Conference contest Wednesday. The Blue Devils scored four times in the bottom of the fourth and held off a late Waterville rally to secure the ...

JHS girls lacrosse earns fourth seed

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown girls lacrosse team earned the fourth seed for the Section II Class B Tournament. The Lady Bills will host fifth-seeded Cohoes today at 4:15 p.m. at Knox Field Johnstown and Cohoes met Tuesday, with the Lady Bills posting a 19-10 victory. Schuylerville was seeded ...

Caroga Creek set to race Saturday

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EPHRATAH — Caroga Creek Speedway is scheduled to host its first point-paying event of the season Saturday. Gates are slated to open at 3 p.m, with racing scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Pit admission will cost $10 and those 4-and-younger will be admitted free. The speedway address is ...

Gloversville to play for Class A title

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JOHNSTOWN — Gloversville won all five singles matches on its way to a 5-2 victory over Scotia-Glenville in a Section II Class A boys tennis semifinal match at Knox Field on Tuesday. The victory earned the second-seeded Huskies their first trip to the Class A title match. “It’s a proud ...

Baseball pairings announced

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SARATOGA SPRINGS — It was a quick turnaround for several of the area’s high school baseball teams. The pairings for the Section II baseball tournament were released Tuesday morning and six area teams played first-round games Tuesday afternoon. Fonda-Fultonville, Johnstown and ...

Canajoharie boys, FFCS girls claim WAC titles

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FONDA — The Canajoharie boys and Fonda-Fultonville girls claimed the team titles at the Western Athletic Conference track and field championships Tuesday at Fonda-Fultonville Central School. In the boys meet, Canajoharie finished with 120 points to top the team standings. Galway was ...

Girls Lacrosse Roundup: Johnstown tops Cohoes, 19-10

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JOHNSTOWN — Johnstown had 10 different players score on its way to a 19-10 victory over Cohoes in a non-league girls lacrosse game Tuesday at Knox Field. Amber Tesi led the Lady Bills with four goals, while Abbie Hollister finished with four goals and two assists. Maddie Etherton posted ...

AHS boys lacrosse loses to Glens Falls

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AMSTERDAM — Julian Winston scored five goals to lead Glens Falls to a 16-2 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council boys lacrosse game Tuesday at Lynch Literacy Aademy. Andrew Stamatel had three goals and four assists for the Indians, while Nolan Hogan finished with three goals and ...

Amsterdam graduate Yevoli honored by SUNY Cobleskill

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COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport & Exercise recently announced that sophomore Anthony Yevoli, an Amsterdam graduate and a member of the Fighting Tigers men’s lacrosse team, was named the 2017 recipient of the athletic program’s Hugh D. Grace Award for ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Mayfield defeats Mekeel Christian

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MAYFIELD — Hunter Young finished with three RBIs to lead Mayfield to a 12-5 victory over Mekeel Christian Academy in a Western Athletic Conference baseball game Monday. Danny Ellis had two RBIs for Mayfield (11-5 overall, 7-5 WAC), while Brian Graf had a double and an RBI. MVAC Wells 12, ...

Gloversville players to play in sectionals

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GLOVERSVILLE — Several members of the Gloversville boys tennis team will compete in the Section II singles and doubles tournaments. Damian Bruce earned the seventh seed for the singles tournament. He is the highest-seeded player in school history. Last season, his brother, Scotty Bruce, ...

AHS boys lacrosse loses to Scotia, 16-0

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SCOTIA — Ian Flaherty finished with four goals and four assists to lead Scotia-Glenville to a 16-0 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council boys lacrosse game Thursday. J.J. Goetz had three goals and three assists for the Tartans, while Nate Bruce and Zack Wilson each scored three ...

Impossible pin tourney May 28

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GLOVERSVILLE – Holland Meadows Golf Course will host an Impossible Pin tournament on May 28. Tee times are available from 9 to 11:30 a.m. for the four-person scramble format. The entry fee will be $30 per person, with prizes awarded to teams based on flights. There will be an optional ...

Gloversville tennis earns No. 2 seed

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GLOVERSVILLE — Gloversville was seeded second for the Section II Class A boys tennis tournament. The Huskies will host either No. 3 seed Scotia-Glenville or No. 6 seed Mohonasen in the semifinals Tuesday at 4 p.m. at Knox Field in Johnstown. Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake was seeded ...