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Area runners ready for state meet

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ONTARIO CENTER — Three area runners will be among those in competition Saturday at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Cross Country Championships at Wayne Central School. Johnstown’s Julia Sarullo, Mayfield’s Madison Relyea and Amsterdam’s Olivia Lazarou ...

Sheriff’s department working on new contract for software

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Department is working on a new contract involving software maintenance needed for communication between patrol cars and the 911 Center. Sheriff Richard Giardino recently requested the agreement before the Board of Supervisors’ Public Safety ...

Dolgeville ready for regional contest

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ENDICOTT — Having advanced to the state quarterfinals for the first time since 2014, the Dolgeville football team will see the same opponent it saw three years ago. The Blue Devils will face Section IV champion Tioga today at Union-Endicott High School at 4 p.m., with the winner advancing ...

Area players named Foothills all-stars

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Several area players were among those selected for the recently announced Foothills Council volleyball all-star team. South Division champion Broadalbin-Perth had Cassy Bown, Madison Fariello and Eliana Fraser named first-team all-stars, while Johnstown’s Janay Douglas and Gloversville’s ...

Gloversville grad Pettit honored

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COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport & Exercise announced Tuesday that senior Joslen Pettit, a Gloversville graduate and a member of the men’s swimming & diving team, was named the athletic program’s Fighting Tiger Athlete-of-the-Week for the week ending Nov. ...

Galway graduate Orminski honored

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ROCHESTER — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball team’s junior tri-captain Brittany Orminski, a Galway graduate, was honored on Tuesday with the release of the Empire 8 women’s volleyball all-star team. Orminski was honored with a selection to the Empire 8 Sportswoman of the Year ...

Mohawk Division wins WAC senior match

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SCOTIA — Galway’s Hannah Bramer helped the Mohawk Division team to a 3-0 victory over the Hudson Division team in the Western Athletic Conference Exceptional Seniors volleyball match Tuesday at Mekeel Christian Academy. The Mohawk Division team won by scores of 26-24, 25-21 and ...

Caroga Creek plans race for Saturday

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EPHRATAH — Caroga Creek Speedway will host its final race program of the season Saturday. The event will be a regular show with $20 entry fee in all classes and $10 pit pass. Gates open at 10 a.m. and practice is slated for noon, with racing to follow. There will be 80 percent payback to ...

New Season

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The area’s high school sports teams kicked off the winter season Monday with the first day of practice.

FMCC women lose season opener, 65-56

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DRYDEN — MacKenzie Kenyon finished with 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead Tompkins Cortland Community College to a 65-56 victory over Fulton-Montgomery Community College in a Region 3 women’s basketball contest Sunday. Taylor Day had 17 points and eight rebounds for the Panthers, while ...

FMCC men lose to Tompkins Cortland

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DRYDEN — Tahleek Weekes scored 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Tompkins Cortland Community College to an 83-70 victory over Fulton-Montgomery Community in a Region 3 men’s basketball game Sunday. Jonathan Baker posted 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Panthers, ...

2017-18 FMCC Men’s & Women’s Bowling Preview

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JOHNSTOWN — In its inaugural season, the Fulton-Montgomery Community College co-ed bowling team battled to a fourth place finish in the Mountain Valley Conference standings. With an expanded roster this season, the Raiders will field full men’s and women’s squad with an eye on the top ...

Curtis competing for SUNY Cobleskill

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BRONXVILLE — The SUNY Cobleskill women’s swimming & diving team lost a 113-31 road decision to Sarah Lawrence College on Saturday. With the loss the Fighting Tigers fall to 1-1 overall on the season versus head-to-head competition. Gloversville graduate Sara Curtis was part of the ...