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Tennis Preview: Amsterdam girls seek first win of the season

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AMSTERDAM — The season has gotten off to a rough start for the Amsterdam girls tennis team. The Lady Rams are winless in their first four matches this season and have had two others postponed by weather. Amsterdam lost Molly Monge and Prabha Singh from last season’s team which went 9-7 ...

Gates wins Hondo Classic at Fonda

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By RON SZCZERBA Fonda Speedway FONDA — The “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway was back in action on Saturday evening after a break for the annual Fonda Fair with a six division racing program featuring something for everyone with all the different divisions in competition. The ...

Ryder playing for Sage volleyball

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AMHERST, Mass. — The Sage Colleges women’s volleyball team went 1-1 on the day in matches at Amherst College. Sage defeated Newbury in the opening match. winning by scores of 25-23, 25-23 and 25-21. In the second match, Sage lost 3-0 to Amherst College by scores of 25-12, 25-6 and ...

Roblee, Bowman roll 300 games

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GLOVERSVILLE — Matt Roblee and Sherm Bowman rolled perfect games in Premiere Scratch league action Friday night at Arterial Lanes. Roblee finished the night with a 732 triple, while Bowman finished with a 727.

Stover leads Sir Bills past Huskies

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GLOVERSVILLE — For the first time since 2015, the trophy for winning the the Gloversville-Johnstown football game is heading back to Johnstown. Led by a 274-yard rushing, three-touchdown performance by senior Trey Stover, Johnstown defeated Gloversville 35-28 under bright skies and hot humid ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Lady Bills get past Tigers

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JOHNSTOWN — Carolyn Fitzpatrick netted a hat trick to lead Johnstown to a 3-2 victory over Hudson Falls in a Foothills Council girls soccer game Saturday at Johnstown High School. Mango Delgado had two assists for the Lady Bills, who outshot the Tigers 18-8. Mikayla Varney scored both ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Mayfield loses to Lake George

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GALWAY — Paul Lindsay scored the game’s only goal to lead Lake George to a 1-0 victory over the Mayfield boys soccer team in the championship game of the Mayfield Tournament on Saturday at Galway High School. Cole Varney assisted on the goal for the Warriors, who outshot the Panthers ...

Amsterdam volleyball wins BKW tourney

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BERNE — The Amsterdam volleyball team won the title at the fourth annual Bulldog Early Bird Invitational on Saturday. Amsterdam senior outside hitter Nicole DeRose was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player, while Madison Carmona also was named to the all-tourney team. Amsterdam ...

FMCC men’s soccer tops Niagara County

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SANBORN — Yasser Mourad finished with two goals and two assists to lead the Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s soccer team to a 5-2 victory over Niagara County Community College on Saturday. The Raiders trailed 2-0 before scoring the final five goals of the game. Ahmed Mourad and ...

TRACK CHAMPIONS

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Glen Ridge Motorsports Park in Fultonville crowned its 2018 track champions on Sept. 9. Clockwise, from top left, are Dave Constantino (crate modified), Luke Horning (pro stock), Steve Cosselman (street stock), Derrick McGrew Jr. (limited sportsman), P.J. Bleau (mini stock dual cam), ...

GOLF TOURNEY SLATED

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Johnstown High School/Knox Junior High School Parent Teacher Student Association will host its second annual golf tournament Sept. 22 at 9 a.m. at Fox Run Golf Club. The tournament will be sponsored by Miracle Ear and Dan’s Excavation. All proceeds will benefit the Johnstown High School/Knox ...

H.S. Football Roundup: Stillwater hands Braves first loss, 49-14

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FONDA — With first place in the Class C Central and their undefeated records on the line, Stillwater and Fonda-Fultonville squared off under the lights Friday at John G. Boshart Field at Fonda-Fultonville High School. Stillwater got out to a 21-0 first half lead and despite the Braves ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Mayfield, OESJ battle to scoreless draw

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JOHNSTOWN — In a non-league matchup between Western Athletic Conference foes, Mayfield and Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville played to a 0-0 tie Friday at Johnstown High School. Alexis Klock made two saves for the Lady Wolves, who outshot Mayfield by a 6-1 margin. Kat Knecht made six ...

H.S Volleyball Roundup: Lady Patriots post win over Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — Cassy Bown finished with eight kills and three blocks to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a 3-0 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council volleyball contest Friday. The Lady Patriots won by scores 25-21, 26-24 and 25-20. Madison Fariello posted five digs, three kills and two aces ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Broadalbin-Perth tops Johnstown, 154-159

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VAIL MILLS — Matt Danise finished with a 36 to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a 154-159 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council golf match Friday at Holland Meadows Golf Course. Mike Piska posted a 38 for the Patriots (6-2 overall, 5-2 Foothills), while Stuart Bond and Connor Canale each ...

Burnt Hills tops Fonda-Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake/Scotia-Glenville won seven of 11 events on its way to a 102-52 victory over Fonda-Johnstown in a non-league girls swim meet at Johnstown High School on Friday. Posting individual event wins for Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake/Scotia-Glenville were Sophie ...

GHS-JHS Inter-city Classic to be played Saturday

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GLOVERSVILLE — A classic showdown that has traditionally been played at the end of the year take the spotlight in Week 3 of the local high school football season. The Gloversville Huskies and Johnstown Sir Bills will square off for the 91st time in an inter-city football game as part of the ...

Lady Sea Dragons top FoJo, 97-85

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GLOVERSVILLE — Fonda-Johnstown won seven out of 12 events but could not overcome the depth of the Gloversville-Mayfield squad as the Lady Sea Dragons posted a 97-85 victory over FoJo in Foothills Council swim action Thursday at the Gloversville Middle School pool. Mariana Benvenuto was a ...