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Mayfield’s Delaney, Myers choose their schools

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MAYFIELD – Following standout athletic careers at Mayfield High School, Mikayla Myers and Garret Delaney signed their National Letters of Intent Tuesday to play at the college level. Myers signed on to play volleyball at Division III SUNY Potsdam, while Delaney will play Division II ...

AHS girls lacrosse notches victory

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AMSTERDAM — Kayli Hoefs finished with five goals to lead Amsterdam to an 8-7 victory over Schenectady/Mohonasen in a non-league girls lacrosse game Tuesday at Lynch Literacy Academy. Sydney Hoefs had two goals and an assist for the Lady Rams, while Elena Fedullo also scored. Ava Fasolino ...

Brado honored by SUNY Cobleskill

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COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport & Exercise named sophomore Tyler Brado (Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville), a member of the men’s outdoor track & field team, the athletic program’s Fighting Tiger Athlete-of-the-Week. Brado was the Fighting Tigers top ...

Lady Bills defeat Glens Falls, 18-7

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Lady Bills continued their strong early-season performance Monday afternoon at Knox field. Led by four-goal performances from Ally Queeney, Emily Fleming and Taryn Ringer, the Lady Bills defeated Glens Falls 18-7 in a Foothills Council match to improve to 3-0 on ...

OESJ rallies for 8-5 league win over Galway

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ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Galway Golden Eagles pounded out 10 hits but it was not enough as Oppenheim-Ephratah made the most of their scoring opportunities to record an 8-5 victory in Western Athletic Conference baseball action Monday at Soldier and Sailors Park. The game was tied at 5 in the ...

Galway, FP/OESJ split WAC track meet

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GALWAY — Fort Plain/Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville and Galway split the Western Athletic Conference track and field meet Monday at Galway High School. The Galway girls defeated Fort Plain/Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville 83-34, while the Fort Plain/Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville boys ...

FMCC baseball splits four with SUNY Adirondack

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College baseball team moved to 4-4 in Mountain Valley Conference play with a weekend split against SUNY Adirondack. The Timberwolves took both games in Glens Falls on Saturday by scores of 14-4 and 12-8. On Sunday, FMCC remained unbeaten at home ...

REGIONAL QUALIFIER

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Molly Sear (at right), a 2017 Johnstown High School graduate, is a sophomore on the Ithaca College women’s track and field team. At the The College of New Jersey Invitational in Ewing, N.J., last weekend, Sear posted a personal best in the triple jump and finished second with a leap of ...

BKW softball deals Northville WAC loss

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BERNE — Reagan Smith and Zoey Lounsbury connected for triples in Berne-Knox-Westerlo’s 23-4 victory over Northville in Western Athletic Conference softball action Monday at Berne-Knox-Westerlo High School. Smith connected for a double and triple, collected four RBIs and scored three runs, ...

Tyler Brado named Athlete-of-the Week

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COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport & Exercise announced Monday that sophomore Tyler Brado, a graduate of Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville High School and a member of the men’s outdoor track & field team has been named the athletic programs Fighting Tiger ...

CHOOSING THEIR SCHOOLS

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JOHNSTOWN — Three Johnstown senior student-athletes signed letters of intent Thursday at Johnstown High School. Abby Gottung, Marcus Nellis and Grace Fitzgerald all signed their letters of intent.

BOWLING BENEFIT

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The Johnstown High School bowling program hosted its second annual fundraiser tournament at Perry Lanes on March 24. Children and adults participated, along with the high school principal. There was a raffle for new bike donated by the Bike Works and Daryn Dann as well as a raffle for a new ...

Mayfield loses to Central Valley

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AMSTERDAM — Lucas Kleban had an RBI double and an RBI triple to lead Central Valley Academy to a 12-1 victory over Mayfield in a non-league baseball game Saturday at Shuttleworth Park. Tanner Vogel and Adam Rotondi each had two RBIs for Central Valley (1-0 overall). Kendrick Jackson had a ...

FP-OESJ softball splits pair of games

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HERKIMER — The newly combined Fort Plain/Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville softball team split its two games Saturday at the Emma Durrant Memorial Tournament, part of the NYSSCOGS Softball Festival at the Mudville complex. In the first game, FP-OESJ eked out a 4-3, eight-inning walkoff win ...

Opalka, Tavolaro compete for Sage

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NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — The Sage Colleges’ men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams were in action on Saturday at the Smith College Invitational. In the 1,500 meter run, senior co-captain Victoria Opalka (Broadalbin-Perth) was seventh in 5:41.01. She also placed sixth in the ...

Queensbury sweeps Johnstown in meet

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QUEENSBURY — Jenna Thompson and Abby Gottung picked up victories for the girls and Brady VanAernam, Sebastian Mills and Joey Matthews posted wins for the boys as Johnstown opened its track and field season Thursday at Queensbury High School. Thompson won the 100-meter dash with her time of ...

2019 High School Baseball Preview: Fully loaded

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Heading into the new season, the area’s high school baseball teams return plenty of experience. Fort Plain, which was the state Class D runner-up last season, returns its entire team. The Hilltoppers have moved up to Class C this season. Galway, Amsterdam, Wells, Fonda-Fultonville, ...

Galway baseball tops Canajoharie

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CANAJOHARIE — Joe Herbst connected for three doubles, droves in two runs and scored twice to lead Galway to a 10-4 victory over Canajoharie in Western Athletic Conference baseball action Saturday at Canajoharie High School. The Golden Eagles connected for seven doubles in the game with ...

Mayfield softball loses to Corinth

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QUEENSBURY — Jillian Botch picked up the lone hit for Mayfield as the Panthers fell to Corinth in non-league softball action Friday at the Adirondack Sports Complex. Cheznie York led Corinth with a double, two singles and four RBIs, while Jessica Campbell had two doubles, and three RBIs and ...