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B-P girls soccer loses to Scotia

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BROADALBIN — Sydnee Smith scored four goals to lead Scotia-Glenville to an 11-0 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council girls soccer contest Saturday at Patriot Field. Tanya Leggiero and Alexis Zatlokowicz each had two goals and an assist for the Lady Tartans, while Emily Adis ...

Dolgeville boys lose season opener, 5-0

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HOLLAND PATENT — Garrett Capuano and Aiden Woods each scored two goals to lead Holland Patent to a 5-0 victory over Dolgeville in a Center State Conference boys soccer game Friday. Joshua Corelli also scored for Holland Patent, while Travis Roller and Nolan Kochan each had an ...

Fo-Jo swimmers lose to Ravena

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RAVENA — Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk won eight of 11 events on its way to a 90-78 victory over Fonda-Johnstown in a non-league girls swim meet Friday. Emily Sulik (200-yard individual medley, 100 butterfly) and Virginia Frazee (100 backstroke, 500 freestyle) and Gillian Burch (200 freestyle, ...

Amsterdam golfers lose to Scotia

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SCHENECTADY — Tom Omicinski posted a round of 39 to lead Scotia-Glenville to a 161-177 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council golf match at Stadium Golf Club on Friday. Tyler Cannoe and Chris Hillier each finished with rounds of 40 for the Tartans, while Justin O’Neil carded a ...

NYRA generates record-breaking handle during 2017 Saratoga meet

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SARATOGA SPRINGS — For the second time in the past three years, The New York Racing Association, Inc. set a record for all-sources wagering on racing at Saratoga, concluding the 2017 Saratoga meet with a handle of $676,709,490. The 2017 handle eclipsed the previous high set in 2015 by 4.4 ...

ZDK students compete in NE Open

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JOHNSTOWN — Two students of the American Zen Do Kai Martial Arts School, located at 490 N. Perry St, recently competed at the North East Open tournament in Albany. Blake Blessing, an advanced adult student, earned gold in form, weapons and sparring. Ian Horning, an intermediate junior ...

Braves fall short in home opener, 26-12

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FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Braves hosted the Lake George/Hadley-Luzerne War Eagles Friday night in a Class C North Division match-up. Both teams were in search of their first win of the season and the War Eagles prevailed by a score of 26-12. The Braves got on the board first on the first ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Queensbury rolls past Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — Greg Maccharulo finished with four goals and two assists to power Queensbury to a 10-0 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council boys soccer contest Friday at Johnstown High School. Teddy Borgos posted two goals and two assists for the Spartans, while Peter Crawford and ...

2017 High School Girls Swimming Preview: Taking the Plunge

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From youthful teams to on-site construction, there are plenty of challenges ahead for the local girls swim teams this season. Half of the Gloversville-Mayfield squad consists of first-year varsity swimmers four members of the Amsterdam squad are joining the varsity competition for the first ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Northville gets past Mayfield, 3-1

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MAYFIELD — Kerrigan Groff, Hannah Coupas and Brytney Moore scored to lead Northville to a 3-1 victory over Mayfield in a Western Athletic Conference girls soccer contest Friday. Moore and Avery Feldman each had an assist for the Lady Falcons. Lindsey Hampton scored the lone goal for ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: B-P sweeps Scotia-Glenville

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BROADALBIN — Lily Mitchell finished with 17 service points, 10 assists and five aces to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a sweep of Scotia-Glenville in a Foothills Council match Friday. The Lady Patriots won by scores of 25-6, 25-14 and 25-11. Cassy Bown posted nine kills for B-P (2-0 overall, ...

Galway competes at Shaker Invitational

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COLONIE — The Galway boys and girls cross-country teams competed at the Shaker Invitational on Friday at Colonie Town Park. In the boys race, Galway finished seventh overall with 211 points. Niskayuna won the meet with 28 points, while Bethlehem was second with 28 points. Champlain Valley ...

AHS girls tennis tops Greenwich

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GREENWICH — Amsterdam won all five singles matches on its way to a 6-1 victory over Greenwich in a Foothills Council girls tennis match Friday. Molly Monge, Prabha Singh, Natalie Flint, Brianna Ziobro and Olivia Fiorillo all won singles matches for the Lady Rams. Helen Flint and Emily ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Fort Plain tops Schoharie, 12-3

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CANAJOHARIE — Brady Fureno and Jacob Hazlett each finished with rounds of 41 to lead Fort Plain to a 12-3 victory over Schoharie in a Western Athletic Conference golf match at Canajoharie Golf and Country Club on Thursday. Taylor Gifford carded a 45 for the Hilltoppers, Brian Christman had ...

Queensbury defeats Lady Sea Dragons

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QUEENSBURY — Queensbury won nine of 11 events on its way to a Foothills Council victory over Gloversville-Mayfield on Thursday. Willow Swan-Scott won the 200 individual medley and 500 freestyle for the Spartans. Elizabeth Simmes (100 butterfly), Genevieve Coutant (100 freestyle), Natalie ...

Potter playing for Cobleskill volleyball

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UTICA — The SUNY Cobleskill women’s volleyball team returned to the road Thursday, traveling to Utica College to drop a hard-fought match to the host Pioneers 3-1 by set scores of 25-20, 28-30, 25-22 and 25-22 in non-league action. With the defeat the Fighting Tigers fall to 4-2 overall ...

Black Horses edge Johnstown, 2-1

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JOHNSTOWN — Coming into Thursday’s game against Schuylerville, the Johnstown field hockey team knew it was in for a challenge against the defending Foothills Council co-champions. The Lady Bills got just that in a back-and-forth battle that ended with the Black Horses claiming a 2-1 ...

Huskies shut out Tigers 4-0; snap 46-game winless streak

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HUDSON FALLS — The Gloversville field hockey team ended a 46-game losing streak that dated back to Sept. 11, 2014 with a 4-0 victory over Hudson Falls Thursday at Hudson Falls High School. Senior Jenny Vickery got the Huskies on the board early when she fired a shot on goal that hit the ...

Most area teams hit the road for Week 2

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All but one of the area’s seven high school football team will hit the road this weekend for Week 2 of the season. Fonda-Fultonville is the lone area team to play at home this weekend. The Braves are slated to host Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George today at 7 p.m. Gloversville, Johnstown, ...