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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 ...

Raiders split with SUNY Adirondack

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College Raiders split a double-header with SUNY Adirondack Saturday at the Route 67 Campus. Adirondack took the opening game 3-1, while the Raiders bounced back to win the nightcap 6-1. In the opening game Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville ...

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 pm 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 ...

Gloversville tennis remains undefeated

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JOHNSTOWN — The Gloversville tennis team improved its record to 4-0 on the season with a 5-2 victory over Glens Falls in Foothill Council tennis action Friday at Knox field. Damian Bruce, Ryan Issa, Devina Eberts and Marawan Abbas posted singles victories for the Huskies, while Feras Masri ...

Sir Bills post 10-2 win over Mayfield

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Sir Bills rebounded from their Foothills Council loss to Glens Falls on Friday with a 10-2 non-league victory over Mayfield on a cold Saturday at Johnstown High School. Sophomore Noah Massey threw five innings of 1-hit ball for his first career varsity start on ...

Galway softball tops Schoharie, 6-3

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SCHOHARIE — Emma Smith had a big day at the plate and picked up the win in the circle as Galway defeated Schoharie 6-3 in Western Athletic Conference action Saturday at Schoharie High School. Smith went 4-for-4 with two singles a triple, a double and three RBIs at the plate and struck out ...

Holland Meadows to offer adult class

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VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will offer golf class for adults on Tuesdays. The class, which is for beginner and intermediate players will take place over four weeks, beginning Tuesday. Classes will also take place April 24 and May 1 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The class will focus ...

FLOOR HOCKEY FUN

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The Fulton County YMCA wrapped up its youth indoor floor hockey program April 7. For more than 30 years, area youths have joined coach Husky for drills, skills and games. The programs were run Saturdays for 5 through 12-year-olds.

TENNIS TIME

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Gloversville’s Ryan Issa returns a shot during Friday's Foothills Council match against Glens Falls at Knox Field in Johnstown. Gloversville won the match 5-2 to improve to 4-0 overall and 4-0 in Foothills Council play. No other information was available as of press time.

GETTING GOLFING

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Tom Dubanowich of Charlton tees off from the 10th tee at Fox Run Golf Club Friday morning as the Town of Johnstown facility opened for the 2018 season. Golfers are encouraged to call for tee times.

AHS boys tennis loses to Scotia

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SCOTIA — The Scotia-Glenville tennis team swept Amsterdam 7-0 in Foothills Council action Friday at Scotia-Glenville High School. Laif Lundstrom, Jacob McKenzie, Ethan McKone, Jared O’Connor and Ryan McKone claimed singles victories for the Tartans, while the teams of Keith Ogden and ...

Mohawks to host benefit golf tourney

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AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Mohawks baseball team will host a benefit golf tournament for Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course on June 21. All money raised will benefit the course. The entry fee will be $125 for individual golfers, $500 for a foursome or $40 for just the dinner and cocktail ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Gloversville gets past Schuylerville, 1-0

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SCHUYLERVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies opened Foothills Council play with an eight-inning, 1-0 victory over Schuylerville Friday at Schuylerville High School. The Huskies (3-2, 1-0) picked up the winning run in the top of the eighth, when Trevor Mee drew a one-out walk and stole second ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Mayfield opens with a victory

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MIDDLEBURGH — The Mayfield Lady Panthers opened their season with a strong showing, defeating Middleburgh 8-2 in a Western Athletic Conference softball game Friday at Middleburgh High School. Jillian Botch recorded 11 strike outs in the circle for Mayfield, while hitting a pair of singles ...