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B-P graduate Opalka competes for Sage

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ALFRED — The Sage Colleges’ women’s and men’s cross country squads were in action on Saturday at the Empire 8 Championship hosted by Alfred University at Jericho Hills Field. Despite the terrible conditions, Sage’s women’s team managed a seventh place team finish. Utica College ...

Quay scores first goal for Morrisville

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MORRISVILLE – The Morrisville State women’s soccer team picked up a 5-0 North Eastern Athletic Conference win over SUNY Poly on Saturday. Galway graduate Justine Quay netted her first collegiate score for the Mustangs, who improved to 7-10-1 overall and 6-4 in NEAC play.

Hoosick Falls edges Johnstown in Class C final

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GLOVERSVILLE — Having rolled through the opposition this season, the Johnstown field hockey team looked to add to its accomplishments in the Section II Class C title game against Hoosick Falls on Sunday at Gloversville High School. Both teams came into the contest unbeaten and the Panthers ...

Queensbury sweeps Harvest Classic X-C titles

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GALWAY — The Queensbury Spartans swept the team titles at Saturday’s Ninth annual Harvest Classic Invitational hosted by the Amsterdam Cross-Country team at Bob’s Trees. The Queensbury boys topped Sauquoit Valley 34-51 for the team title, while Scotia-Glenville was third, Tully fourth ...

GIRLS OF FLAG FOOTBALL 

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The all-girls Raisin’ Havok flag football team competed in the Johnstown Flag Football League last spring at Johnstown High School. The team included Isabell Ropeter, Ava Barker, Kurstin Wilson, Jena Barker, Gianna Rizzo, Jaelyn Christman, Kelsey Leonard, Mollie Kortz and Marlee Trajlinek. ...

Jamestown Jammers will not play in 2019

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JAMESTOWN — The Jamestown Jammers will not field a team for the 2019 season, the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League and franchise announced at a Wednesday press conference. The Jammers will retain PGCBL membership, and the league and city are hopeful that a team will call Russell E. ...

More to see and do at 2018 Lost Speedways event

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SARATOGA SPRINGS — From the time the Saratoga Automobile Museum opens at 10 a.m. on Nov. 24, visitors will be able to enjoy a variety of activities related to the day’s featured program, Lost Speedways 2018. Thanks to Bob James of Bobco Video, videos featuring racing legends CD ...

Little Lady Bills sign-ups Nov. 3

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JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown Little Lady Bills girls basketball program will host sign-ups for the 2018-19 season Nov. 3 at the Warren Street Elementary School gymnasium. Sign-ups will take place from 9 to 11 a.m., and there will be a $35 registration fee. The fee includes a T-shirt and ...

YMCA to host youth basketball

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County YMCA will once again host its youth basketball program for boys and girls for ages 7-9. Players will improve their basketball skills through various drills and positive competition with their peers. The league promotes sportsmanship, teamwork, individual ...

Participation survey results announced

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LATHAM — The New York State Public High School Athletic Association, Inc. recently announced over a half million student-athletes in its 787-school membership participated in interscholastic athletics during the 2017-2018 school year, according to its annual participation survey. The data ...

Four area teams advance to semifinals

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Top-seeded Broadalbin-Perth and Galway cruised to quarterfinal-final round victories as did second-seeded Mayfield and Fonda-Fultonville in Section II postseason volleyball action Friday night. Broadalbin-Perth rolled past No. 8 Emma Willard 3-0 in the Class B quarterfinals on scores of ...

Braves top Coxsackie-Athens in season finale

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FONDA — After defeating Catskill-Cairo-Durham in a crossover game last week the Fonda-Fultonville Braves looked to close out their season by going two-for-two as they hosted the Coxsackie-Athens Indians in a Week 9 crossover game. Senior Massimo DiCaprio accounted for all three of the ...

Weather forecast forces changes

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Several Section II postseason contests scheduled for today were moved due to the inclement weather forecast, which calls for heavy rains and wind. The Section II field hockey championship games were moved from today to Sunday at Gloversville High School. The Class B title game between Burnt ...

Logan helps Sage to win over Alfred

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ALBANY — The Sage Colleges women’s soccer team had a victorious Senior Night for the nine Gator seniors with a 1-0 win over Alfred University at the Albany College of Pharmacy Sports Complex Friday night. The Gators close out the regular season with a record of 10-6-2 and a final Empire 8 ...

Panthers stopped 1-0 in Class C semis

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ROTTERDAM — Having lost two key contributors to injury in its quarterfinal victory over Waterford-Halfmoon on Monday, the Mayfield boys soccer team was forced to make changes in its lineup heading into Thursday’s Section II Class C semifinal contest against Lake George at Mohonasen High ...

Ausfeld leads Rams to 61-41 victory over Patriots

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BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Patriots and Amsterdam Rams combined to put 102 points on the scoreboard in a Class A/B crossover game Thursday at Patriot Field at Broadalbin-Perth High School. Powered by Peyton Ausfeld’s 243 yard, four touchdown rushing performance and threw for a ...

Gloversville, Amsterdam fall in Class A quarterfinals

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QUEENSBURY — Gloversville’s Aireana Muhlberger had 17 assists, 11 digs and eight service points in the Huskies 3-0 loss to third-seeded Queensbury in the quarterfinals of the Section II Class A volleyball tournament Thursday at Queensbury High School. The Spartans posted game scores of ...

FMCC men fall to Generals, 9-0

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HERKIMER — Riley Urie scored the first three goals of the game and Shemar Blair added one goal and four assists as the Herkimer Generals defeated Fulton-Montgomery Community College 9-0 in a Region IIIB Semifinal Playoff Game on Thursday night at Wehrum Stadium. The win raises the ...