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Glens Falls hands Huskies 11-4 loss

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GLENS FALLS — With the help of a six-run fifth inning, Glens Falls defeated Gloversville 11-4 in Foothills Council baseball action Friday at Glens Falls High School. Nate Thompson followed Brandon Becker’s lead-off double in the top of the sixth with a two-run home run. Aaron Dona picked ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Lady Patriots outslug Lady Bills, 18-16

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JOHNSTOWN — Danielle Winney finished with two singles and a double to lead Broadalbin-Perth to an 18-16 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council South Division softball game Wednesday at Johnstown High School. It was the first win since 2016 for the Lady Patriots, who went 0-14 last ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Queensbury cruises past Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — Pat Conway went 4-for-5 with two doubles to lead Queensbury to a 24-4 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council baseball game Wednesday at Johnstown High School. The Spartans scored nine runs in the top of the third inning to break the game open. Ben Sphur and Mike Suido ...

FMCC drops pair in opener

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College softball team finally got its 2018 season under way Wednesday. The Lady Raiders hosted the Tompkins Cortland Panthers in a doubleheader. FMCC lost the first game, 1-0 and lost the second game, 13-5. Sam De La Fleur went the distance on ...

Girls Lacrosse Roundup: Johnstown tops Glens Falls

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GLENS FALLS — Alexandra Queeney finished with four goals and an assist to lead Johnstown to a 10-8 victory over Glens Falls in a Foothills Council girls lacrosse game Wednesday. Maddie Etherton had three goals and an assist for the Lady Bills, while Amber Tesi and Madison Delgado each had a ...

Boys Tennis Roundup: Gloversville loses to Queensbury, 5-2

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QUEENSBURY — Queensbury won three of five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a 5-2 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council tennis match Wednesday. Brady Stark, Charlie Vergeneres and Aidan Rowley won singles matches for the Spartans. Brandon Ladd and Brett Champion ...

Racing Around: Season set to begin this weekend

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Is it possible that the local racing season may finally hit the track this weekend? Race fans got an appetizer last weekend when approximately 140 cars showed up at Albany-Saratoga Speedway for a practice and inspection session. Now this week “The Great Race Place” will get down to ...

JHS boys lacrosse routs Maple Hill

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SCHODACK — Garrett Way finished with six goals and two assists to lead Johnstown to a 15-2 victory over Maple Hill in a Wasaren League boys lacrosse game Wednesday. The Sir Bills led 9-1 at the half on their way to the victory. Kerry Blackwood had four goals for Johnstown (4-1 overall, ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Voorheesville outlasts Galway, 22-18

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GALWAY — Early-game errors hurt the Galway Golden Eagles as the out-hit Voorheesville 22-18 but came up on the short end of the 22-15 final score in non-league softball action Tuesday at Galway High School. Olivia Richardson led Voorheesville with a double, two singles and three runs scored, ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Hudson Falls edges Johnstown, 5-4

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HUDSON FALLS — The Johnstown Sir Bills got extra base hits from Charlie Brown and Dawson Sanges but came up on the short end of the 5-4 score against Hudson Falls in Foothills Council action Tuesday at Hudson Falls High School. Brown picked up an RBI with his double, while Ethan Wager ...

Barone nets three goals in Rams’ loss

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AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Rams got three goals from Anthony Barone in their 15-5 Foothills Council loss to South Glens Falls on Tuesday at Lynch Literacy Academy. Thomas Linehan had four goals and four assists for South High (2-1, 1-1), while Jason Boucher had four goals. Zack LaFave added ...

Meeting slated for Ladies Golf League

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Holland Meadows Ladies Golf League will hold its organizational meeting on May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Holland Meadows Golf Course on Route 29. Dues of $40 will be collected at the meeting. Light refreshments will be served. New members are welcome. For more information ...

Sir Bills extend win streak to three games

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JOHNSTOWN — After a season-opening loss to Greenwich, the Johnstown boys’ lacrosse team has put together a three-game win streak. Monday, the Sir bills received scoring from eight players as they romped to an 18-4 Wasaren League victory over Lansingburgh on a cold, rainy day at Knox ...

Four area runners compete in Boston

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BOSTON — A total of four area runners completed the 26.2-mile course in the Boston Marathon on Monday. Canajoharie’s Ambrose Schaffer was the top area finisher, placing 3,808th overall with a time of 3:12.34. Sprakers’ Craig Dubois was 4,604th with a time of 3:16.42, while ...

Weather wipes out most of local slate

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Monday’s wet weather forced the postponement of nearly all scheduled high school athletic contests. The Gloversville baseball team had its game at Glens Falls moved to today at 4:30 p.m., while the Gloversville at Scotia-Glenville softball game was postponed with no make-up date set. The ...

Opalka competing for Sage track team

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SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. — The Sage Colleges’ women’s and men’s track and field teams travelled to Massachusetts to compete at the Mt. Holyoke Spring Invitational.  In the women’s meet, the team crown went to Eastern Connecticut State University with a score of 148, while Sage was 12th ...

Brado competing for Cobleskill track

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BETHLEHEM, Pa. — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s track & field team continued the 2018 season over the weekend competing at the 2018 Coach “P” Invitational hosted by Moravian College. The non-scoring meet featured athletes from all NCAA divisions of competition. The Fighting Tigers ...

Trembley to swim at Le Moyne College

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CANAJOHARIE — Canajoharie High School senior Joe Trembley signed a letter of intent Thursday to swim at Le Moyne College in Syracuse this fall. Trembley, the son of Steve and Shannon Trembley, will accept a partial athletic scholarship to swim at Le Moyne. The college’s swim team is a ...

Huskies put unbeaten record on line today against Amsterdam

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JOHNSTOWN — The Gloversville Huskies are scheduled to take on the Amsterdam Rams in a Foothills Council tennis match, weather permitting, at 4:15 p.m. today at Knox Field. Gloversville has rolled to a 4-0 overall record and is 4-0 against Foothills Council competition, while Amsterdam is ...