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Boys Basketball Roundup: Fort Plain drops season opener, 63-50

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DAVENPORT — Nick Lutz finished with 21 points to lead Charlotte Valley to a 63-50 victory over Fort Plain in a non-league boys basketball game Wednesday. Ryan Finney scored 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the Wildcats, while Greg Zuill added 13 points. Jacob Hisert led Fort Plain ...

Amsterdam's Deanthony Colon works to tackle Gloversville's Korey Cotugno as he looks to turn up field after making a catch during a Class A game at the Lynch Literacy Academy on Sept. 23. Both were named Section II Class A all-stars. (The Leader-Herald/James A. Ellis)

Several Huskies named all-stars

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Several Amsterdam and Gloversville players were among those named to the recently announced Section II Class A all-star team. Amsterdam had wide receiver Louis Fedullo, offensive lineman Nico Orengo and kicker Misha Murdoch named to the first-team offense, while the Rams’ Nate Lucente ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Sir Bills roll past Patriots

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JOHNSTOWN — Andy Sitterly posted a high game of 279 on his way to a 709 series to lead Johnstown to a 4-0 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council bowling match at Perry Lanes on Wednesday. Hunter Meher had a 246-699 for the Sir Bills, while Matt Salamack added a 230-642. Ethan ...

Racing Around: Saying goodbye to a fan and friend

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You don’t have to race cars and win feature events to be a champion at the track. That is what Max Phillips was. With his family by his side, Max passed away Tuesday at the age of 76 after a long bout with cancer. Max was a friend, confidant, advisor and a race fan through and ...

Boys Basketball Roundup: Mayfield tops Greenwich, 51-46

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MAYFIELD — Garret Delaney and Trevon Gifford each scored 15 points to lead Mayfield to a 51-46 victory over Greenwich in a non-league boys basketball game Wednesday. Mayfield ran out to a 11-0 lead to start the game and led 22-8 after one quarter on its way to the victory. Evan Lehr had 14 ...

Girls Basketball Roundup: Northville girls prevail in overtime

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NORTHVILLE — Hannah Coupas scored a game-high 29 points to lead Northville to a 62-58 victory over Loudonville Christian in a non-league girls basketball game Wednesday. Bri Strouse had 11 points for the Lady Falcons, who outscored the Eagles 9-5 in overtime to earn the victory. Kirsten ...

Dolgeville volleyball wins opener, 3-0

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OLD FORGE — Emma Bilinski finished with 10 aces to lead Dolgeville to a 3-0 victory over Old Forge in a Center State Conference volleyball match Wednesday. The Blue Devils won by scores of 25-9, 25-14 and 25-10. Bobbie Lee Hall had 10 digs and six kills for Dolgeville (1-0 overall), while ...

Dukes helps Sage men record victory

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NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Sage Colleges’ men’s basketball team posted a 98-88 win over MCLA on Tuesday night for a non-conference win. Senior Barceem Dukes, a Gloversville graduate, had 10 points for Sage (2-2 overall). Sage is back in action Saturday, traveling to SUNY Canton for a 3 ...

Fort Plain defender Eryka Swank (22) clears the ball away from Northville's Grace Forsey (11) as Lady Hilltoppers' goalkeeper Jayde Cotton looks on during a Section II Class D semifinal match Oct. 28 at Fonda-Fultonville High School. Forsey was named a second-team overall Western Athletic Conference all-star. (The Leader-Herald/James A. Ellis)

Area soccer players named WAC all-stars

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Several area players were among those named to the Western Athletic Conference girls soccer all-star team. The league has all-stars for Division I and II, as well as an overall all-star team. Northville, which won the Section II Class D title, had Brianna Bace, Brytney Moore and Hannah ...

FMCC women defeat SCCC, 60-45

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JOHNSTOWN — Julie Hampton finished with 17 points to lead Fulton-Montgomery Community College to a 60-45 victory over Schenectady County Community College in a Mountain Valley Conference women’s basketball game Tuesday. Diasia DeBoue finished with 15 points for FMCC and Shaun Smith added ...

FMCC men top SCCC, 74-68

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JOHNSTOWN — Dante Morgan and Darren Demmitt each scored 15 points to lead Fulton-Montgomery Community College to a 74-68 victory over Schenectady County Community College in a Mountain Valley Conference men’s basketball contest Tuesday. Courtney Darnley finished with 12 points for the ...

Canajoharie boys lose to Mekeel

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CANAJOHARIE — Jordan Jackson finished with 22 points to lead Mekeel Christian Academy to an 87-34 victory over Canajoharie in a non-league boys basketball game Tuesday. Deonte Holder scored 21 points for the Lions, while Carter Stewart (13 points), Cameron Stewart (12) and Gideon Aglo (10) ...

Gloversville bowlers top Glens Falls, 4-0

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GLOVERSVILLE — Aiden Carter had a high game of 257 on his way to a 678 series to lead Gloversville to a 4-0 victory over Glens Falls in a Foothills Council bowling match at Arterial Lanes. Mark Sgambato posted a 249-631 for the Huskies, while Derek Taylor added a 246-606. Peyton Granger ...

Mayfield's Ethan Brandow warms up prior to Monday's Western Athletic Conference match against Schoharie at Arterial Lanes in Gloversville. (The Leader-Herald/Paul Wager)

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Mayfield boys get past Schoharie, 3-1

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GLOVERSVILLE — Adam Colby rolled a 225 high game and a 570 series to lead Mayfield to a 3-1 victory over Schoharie in a Western Athletic Conference boys bowling match at Arterial Lanes on Monday. Tyler Cramer posted a 20-550 for the Panthers. Devlan Matthews led Schoharie with a ...

Canajoharie girls win season opener

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CANAJOHARIE — Makenzie Bowerman scored eight points to lead Canajoharie to a 47-33 victory over Sharon Springs in a non-league girls basketball game Monday. The Lady Cougars outscored the Spartans, 31-20, in the second half to earn the victory. Taya Yacobucci, Madison Koelbl and Alexz ...

Coaches vs. Cancer event scheduled

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JOHNSTOWN — The Western Athletic Conference boys varsity basketball coaches will host their Coaches vs. Cancer Tip-Off Classic event Friday and Saturday at Fulton-Montgomery Community College. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the American Cancer Society. Coaches vs. Cancer ...

Broadalbin-Perth's Glenn Buyce (33) is tackled by Johnstown's Trey Stover during a Class B North Division game at Knox Field in Johnstown on Oct. 13. Both were named Class B North Division all-stars. (The Leader-Herald/Paul Wager)

Johnstown, B-P players named all-stars

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Several Johnstown and Broadalbin-Perth football players were among those named to the Section II Class B North Division all-star team. Broadalbin-Perth tight end Alex Gardner, Johnstown wide receiver Austin Fullington and Broadalbin-Perth quarterback Brodryk Benton were named to the ...

Several Johnstown athletes were named all-stars in their respective sports for the fall season. (Photo submitted)

Johnstown athletes earn all-star honors

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Several Johnstown athletes were named all-stars in their respective sports for the fall season. Ethan Wager was named a first-team Foothills Council golf all-star. From the football team, Na’Jon Subik (first team), Austin Fullington (first team), Trey Stover (first team), Thomas Lizio ...

Parslow helps Sage women to win

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MARCY — The Sage Colleges’ women’s basketball team traveled to SUNY-Polytechnic on Sunday afternoon for a non-conference match-up with the Wildcats. Sage needed overtime, but collected their third straight win, besting the Wildcats, 82-78. With the win, Sage is now 3-1, while ...