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Philo nets 31 in Lady Dragons’ 62-46 victory over South High

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Lady Dragons ability to make free throws proved to be the difference in Thursday’s Foothills Council game against South Glens Falls. The Lady Dragons and Bulldogs both sank 16 shots from the field but Gloversville converted on 24 of 28 attempts from the ...

FoJo wrestlers romp to 71-6 win over Bulldogs

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JOHNSTOWN — In its final tuneup before Saturday’s Section II Class B Tournament, the Fonda-Johnstown wrestling team rolled to a 71-6 victory over Berne-Knox-Westerlo on Thursday at Johnstown High School. Fonda-Johnstown won 12 of 13 weight classes on its way to the Western Athletic ...

Delaney leads Mayfield to WAC victory

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MAYFIELD — Garrett Delaney hit six 3-pointers en route to his game-high 28 points as the Mayfield Panthers defeated Middleburgh 79-61 in Western Athletic Conference action Thursday night at Mayfield High School. Trevon Gifford added 17 points to the Panthers attack, while Evan Lehr had 11 ...

Mauro scores 1,000th point; Wells falls to Bolton

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WELLS — The opening minute of Thursday’s Mountain and Valley Conference girls basketball game provided excitement for the Wells Lady Indians. Sierra Mauro came into the contest needing just one point to reach the 1,000-point milestone and she took care of that in less than 60 seconds. The ...

Dolgevile places fourth at tourney

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DOLGEVILLE — Host Dolgeville finished fourth in the team standings Saturday at the Center State Conference Tournament. Canastota won the team title with 189 points, while Adirondack was second with 159.5 points. Morrisville-Eaton was third with 155.5 points, Dolgevile was fourth with 135 ...

Johnstown to host Jack Dunlap Night

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown basketball program will be honoring long time Johnstown teacher, athletic director and basketball coach Jack Dunlap tonight. Dunlap provided many opportunities to the youth of Johnstown over the course of his 33-year career in the Greater Johnstown School ...

GHS-Glens Falls game set for Feb. 11

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville boys basketball team will host Glens Falls on Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. at Gloversville High School. The game was originally scheduled to be played at the Washington Avenue Armory in Albany on Jan. 19. Pre-sale tickets for the game will be available soon.

FMCC bowlers host match at Perry Lanes

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s and women’s bowling teams opened Mountain Valley Conference play in fine fashion Wednesday, as both teams found themselves in first place at the end of competition at Perry Lanes. The Lady Raiders finished second in the opening ...

No. 4 Gonzaga rolls past BYU, 93-63

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By The Associated Press PROVO, Utah — Brandon Clarke scored 23 points and Rui Hachimura added 20 to lead No. 4 Gonzaga to a 93-63 win over BYU on Thursday night. Clarke and Hachimura each grabbed nine rebounds as well. Corey Kispert had 16 points and Josh Perkins dished out 10 assists for ...

Gloversville holds off Schuylerville

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Dragons’ hot streak continued Wednesday night at Gloversville High School. Facing Schuylerville in a game that was delayed for a night because of weather, the Dragons used a 9-2 run at the end of the third quarter to put some distance between themselves and ...

Queensbury gets past Amsterdam, 43-20

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AMSTERDAM — After defeating Queensbury to claim the Foothills title last season, the Amsterdam wrestling team looked to keep its crown Wednesday at Lynch Literacy Academy. However, the Spartans took back the title, winning seven of 11 contested weight classes on their way to a 43-20 victory ...

JHS girls alpine team places fourth

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QUEENSBURY — The Johnstown girls alpine ski team finished fourth at the Shenendehowa Invitational on Wednesday at West Mountain. The race was a one-run giant slalom event. Ballston Spa won the girls team title with 25 points, while Shenendehowa was second with 26 points. Saratoga Springs ...

FMCC men defeat SCCC, 77-62

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JOHNSTOWN — Amadou Diakite finished with 25 points, including five 3-pointers, to help Fulton-Montgomery Community College to a 77-62 victory over Schenectady County Community College in a Mountain Valley Conference men’s basketball contest Wednesday. Diakite also had six assists and four ...

Winter weather alters local slate

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Wednesday’s winter weather forced the postponement of several area athletic contests. The Dolgeville boys basketball team had its game at Richfield Springs moved to today at 7 p.m., while the Fort Plain at Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville boys basketball game was postponed with no make-up ...

Mohawks announce schedule

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UTICA —  The Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League has released the official schedule for the 2019 season, its ninth in Upstate New York. The full schedule can be found at the league website, PGCBL.com Play is scheduled to begin May 31, and will continue through Aug. 8, when a new PGCBL ...

SPECIAL GUEST

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CAROGA LAKE — Freestyle and extreme skiing pioneer Glen Plake visited Royal Mountain Ski Area in Caroga Lake on Sunday. Plake visits small ski area across the country as part of his annual Down Home Tour. The tour, which is sponsored by Elan Skis, is in its 27th year.

Winter weather alters local slate

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Several area athletic contests were postponed by Tuesday’s winter weather. The Gloversville boys basketball team had its home game with Schuylerville moved to today at 7 p.m. The Mayfield boys basketball team had its home game with Middleburgh moved to Thursday at 7 p.m., while Northville ...

Johnstown surges past Lady Patriots, 46-27

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JOHNSTOWN — On a night when the Johnstown and Broadalbin-Perth girls basketball teams looking for back-to-back victories, scoring did not come easy. Both teams struggled to put points on the board in the first half as they went into the break with the Lady Bills clinging to a 16-11 ...

Indians run win streak to 8 games

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WELLS — The Wells Indians ran their win streak to eight games with a 69-38 Mountain and Valley Conference victory over Bolton Monday night at Wells Central School. Shane Kennedy led Wells (9-5 overall) with 14 points, while Coby Stuart, Tyler Bolebruch and Tre Zimmerman scored 11 points ...