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FMCC men, women record victories

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BINGHAMTON — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams were both victorious on the road this weekend against SUNY Broome. The Lady Raiders won 71-45 and the men’s team came out on top, 90-82. In the women’s game, FMCC trailed 34-29 at the half ...

Section II-Section III Challenge slated

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HERKIMER — The Section II-Section III Challenge will take place Saturday, as well as Jan. 13. The event, which features six varsity and junior varsity boys basketball games, will take place at Herkimer College and Fulton-Montgomery Community College. On Saturday, Herkimer College will ...

Dolgeville’s Nic Bailey breaks a tackle by Sandy Creek’s Joe Benedict en route to a touchdown during a Section III Class D quarterfinal game at Dolgeville High School on Oct. 21. Bailey was one of several Blue Devils named to the Section III Class D East all-star team. (The Leader-Herald/James A. Ellis)

Dolgeville players, coach earn Sect. III Class D East honors

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Several Dolgeville players were among those named to the Section III Class D East football all-star teams. The Blue Devils, who won the Section III Class D and Class D East Division titles this season had 13 players named to the Class D East first team and five other players named ...

Area teams compete at TCITL meet

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SCHENECTADY — Amsterdam, Broadalbin-Perth and Fonda-Fultonville competed Saturday in a Tri-County Indoor Track League meet at Union College. Amsterdam’s Charli Beekman won the 45-meter dash with a time of 6.2 seconds, while Amsterdam’s Brenda Santana (6.2 seconds) was second and ...

Monge earns Foothills honors

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Amsterdam’s Molly Monge was the lone area selection on the 2017 Foothills Council girls tennis all-star team. Monge helped the Lady Rams to a 9-7 overall record and a third-place finish in the Foothills Council with an 8-4 league mark. Queensbury, which won the league title with a 12-0 ...

White hits 1,000th point in Galway win

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WATERFORD —Thor White connected for 25 points to lead the Galway Golden Eagles to a 66-33 victory over host Waterford-Halfmoon Sunday in the championship game at the Waterford Tournament at Waterford-Halfmoon High School. White’s 25-point performance lifted the senior over the ...

Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville's Emma Hart (3) puts up a shot over Wells' Gena Brown during Saturday's non-league game. (The Leader-Herald/Paul Wager)

Girls Basketball Roundup: OESJ girls win home opener

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ST. JOHNSVILLE — Playing for the second time in less than 24 hours, the Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville girls basketball team shook off a slow start to post a 48-19 victory over Wells in a non-league contest Saturday. “We’ve tended to start off slow this season,” OESJ coach Benjamin ...

Parslow scores 15 in Sage loss

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CENTER VALLEY, Pa. — DeSales University benefitted from a three-pointer as time expired by Kaitlyn Kelly to give the Bulldogs a 66-63 win on Saturday over The Sage Colleges’ in women’s basketball action. With the win, DeSales is now 4-2 and Sage drops to 3-2. Junior guard Emily Parslow, ...

Pettit competing for SUNY Cobleskill

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COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s swimming and diving team continued its winning ways Saturday, defeating Wells College at the Bouck Hall Natatorium by a 124-102 tally to improve to 3-1 overall. Gloversville graduate Joslen Pettit, a senior, won the 200-yard butterfly with a time of ...

Dolgeville places second at tourney

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DOLGEVILLE — The Dolgeville volleyball team placed second Saturday at the Dolgeville Invitational. The Blue Devils posted a 7-3 record on the day. Little Falls won the tournament with a 9-1 record. Vernon-Verona-Sherrill was third with a 6-4 mark, Cooperstown was fourth with a 5-5 record, ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Amsterdam sweeps Scotia-Glenville, 4-0

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SCHENECTADY — All six starters finished with series of 600 or better as Amsterdam rolled to a 4-0 victory over Scotia-Glenville in a Foothills Council bowling match at Boulevard Bowl on Friday. Jon Schultz led the Rams with a 245-698, Nic Carbone had a 244-681 and Fred Pinto posted a ...

The Gloversville Armory is pictured on Washington Street.

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Gloversville Armory

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At 87 Washington St. in Gloversville sets a medieval looking brick building that does not fit in with the typical houses in that part of the city (or any part of the city). It is a castle-like structure that was built as a New York State Armory to house the Company G, 2nd Infantry Regiment ...

Girls Basketball Roundup: Mayfield defeats Northville

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MAYFIELD — Sydney Sheldon finished with 21 points to lead Mayfield to a 46-26 victory over Northville in a non-league girls basketball contest between Western Athletic Conference rivals Friday. Lindsey Hampton scored 13 points for the Panthers, who improved to 2-0 overall. Hannah Coupas, ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Johnstown sweeps Glens Falls, 4-0

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JOHNSTOWN — Andy Sitterly finished with a 665 series to lead Johnstown to a 4-0 victory over Glens Falls in a Foothills Council bowling match Friday. Ethan Hadcock posted a 658 for the Sir Bills, Hunter Meher had a 640 and Sam Miller rolled a 629. Matt Salamack registered a 612 series for ...

Fo-Jo boys lose to Bethlehem, 89-53

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FONDA — Bethlehem won seven of 11 events on its way to an 89-53 victory over Fonda-Johnstown in a non-league boys swim meet at Fonda-Fultonville High School. Jason Wu (200-yard freestyle), Max Kaback (200 individual medley), Keith Winne (50 freestyle), Josh Zheng (100 butterfly), David Berin ...

Dolgeville volleyball sweeps Remsen, 3-0

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DOLGEVILLE — Frankie Jenison finished with eight kills and three aces to help the Dolgeville volleyball team post a 3-0 victory over Remsen in a Center State Conference volleyball match Friday. The Blue Devils won by scores of 25-14, 25-16 and 25-9. Bobbie Lee Hall had 10 digs, five kills ...