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Dillenback competes at state swim meet

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EAST MEADOW — Gloversville-Mayfield swimmer Dane Dillenback turned in a time of 54.40 in his preliminary for the 100-yard butterfly, but failed to advance to the championship round of the New York State Public High School Swimming and Diving championships Friday at the Nassau County Aquatic ...

JHS spring sports practice schedule set

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JOHNSTOWN — Spring practice will get under way Monday for Johnstown High School teams. The girls varsity and junior varsity softball teams will practice at Johnstown High School from 5 to 7 p.m. The varsity and junior varsity baseball teams will practice Monday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the ...

Persse rolls 300 game at Arterial

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GLOVERSVILLE — Josh Persse rolled a 300 game during Hump Day Hellers League play Wednesday at Arterial Lanes. Persse also rolled games of 255 and 209 to finish with a 764 series.

Meet the Coaches set for March 25

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JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host its spring meet-the-coaches night March 25 in the performing arts center at 7:15 p.m. Pictures for spring sports teams will be taken at 6:45 p.m. on stage.

Harlem Rockets to play in Northville

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NORTHVILLE — The Harlem Rockets showtime basketball team will play an exhibition game against Northville Central School's all-stars at 7 p.m. on March 29. The game is being sponsored by the NCSD PTO. Discounted individual and family-pack pre-sale tickets are available; contest Cristen ...

Gloversville ousts defending champion Mohonasen, 50-41

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GLENS FALLS — For the first time in a decade, the Gloversville Dragons are heading the the Section II Class A championship game. Thursday, the second-seeded Dragons defeated defending Class A champion Mohonasen 50-41 at the Cool Insuring Arena to punch their ticket to the championship game ...

OESJ returns to title game with 50-32 victory over North Warren

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GLENS FALLS — Having lost in last year’s Section II Class D championship game, the Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville boys basketball team earned another opportunity at a title Thursday. The top-seeded Wolfpack posted a 50-32 victory over fifth-seeded North Warren at Cool Insuring Arena to ...

Swimming at the State Meet

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Gloversville-Mayfield’s Dane Dillenback will compete at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Swimming and Diving Championships today at the Nassau County Aquatic Center on Long Island. Dillenback, a freshman, qualified for the state meet in the 100-yard butterfly with ...

JHS spring sports practice schedule set

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JOHNSTOWN — Spring practice will get under way Monday for Johnstown High School teams. The girls varsity and junior varsity softball teams will practice at Johnstown High School School from 5 to 7 p.m. The varsity and junior varsity baseball teams will practice Monday from 3 to 5 p.m. ...

Wells boys to play for sectional title

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CLINTONVILLE — Coby Stuart finished with 25 points to lead the top-seeded Wells boys basketball team to a 58-47 victory over fourth-seeded Schroon Lake in a Section VII Class D quarterfinal contest Wednesday at AuSable Valley High School. With the win, the Indians will play for the Section ...

Amsterdam’s season ends in semifinals

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TROY — Queensbury and Amsterdam split their season series and shared the Foothills Council championship this season. Wednesday, they squared off for a third time, this time with a berth in the Section II Class A championship on the line. The Lady Spartans got off to a fast start, putting ...

Lady Braves to play for Class B title

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AVERILL PARK — When the pairings for the Section II Class B Tournament were announced, the Fonda-Fultonville girls basketball team was determined to make their 13th seed unlucky for everyone but themselves. The Lady Braves continued their magical postseason run Tuesday, knocking off ...

Mayfield girls place second at state meet

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NORTH CREEK — Madison Relyea proved she was one of the fastest girls on skis in New York State on Monday, and backed it up again Tuesday as Mayfield’s girls relay team placed sixth at the Gore Mountain Ski Bowl. Relyea placed second in Monday’s New York State Public High School Athletic ...

Boucaud honored by SUNY Cobleskill

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COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport and Exercise announced Tuesday that freshman Kevon Boucaud (Amsterdam), a member of the men’s indoor track & field team has been named the athletic program’s Fighting Tiger Athlete-of-the-Week. This marks the third time this year ...

GHS grad Hauser to be part of tourney

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NEWBURGH — After finishing the regular season 22-5, with a perfect 18-0 record in the Skyline Conference, the Mount Saint Mary College Knights earned an NCAA at-large bid to compete in the Women’s Division III NCAA Tournament starting this weekend. Kerri Hauser, a 2018 graduate of ...

FMCC’s Diakite earns honors

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JOHNSTOWN — Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s Amadou Diakite was named NJCAA Region 3 Male Athlete of the Week.  Diakite was an offensive force over the final week of the regular season. He averaged 29 points, 7.7 rebounds, and 5.3 assists per game. Diakite was 27-for-29 from the ...

Scholl, Young roll 300 games

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GLOVERSVILLE — James Scholl and Mike Young rolled 300 games during Space League play Tuesday at Arterial Lanes. It was the first career 300 game for Scholl. Scholl also rolled games of 226 and 267 to finish with a 793 series, while Young also had games of 222 and 210 to finish with a 732 ...

FMCC women, men advance to regional semifinals

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JOHNSTOWN — Every coach will most likely tell you when the game is on the line, they want the ball to be in the hands of their best player. For the Fulton-Montgomery Community College women’s basketball team, they were able to find Diasia DeBoue in the fourth quarter as she led her team ...

Mayfield’s Relyea second at state meet

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NORTH CREEK — Mayfield sophomore Madison Relyea finished second Monday at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Nordic Skiing Championships at Gore Mountain Nordic Center. Relyea, who is making her third trip to the state meet, posted a time 28:07.4 on the 7K course. ...

Panthers fall short against Lake George

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GLENS FALLS — When you are on a 51-game winning streak, it may become easy to get complacent and overlook your next opponent. For the Lake George Warriors, they were able to start fast and hold off the valiant comeback attempt from the Mayfield Panthers in a Section II Class C semifinal ...