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Johnstown rolls past Fonda-Fultonville, 40-13

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JOHNSTOWN — The Sir Bills of Johnstown traveled to Fonda-Fultonville to take on the Braves in a Section II Class B/C Crossover game Friday night. Both teams were looking for their second win of the season and, in the end, it was Johnstown getting that win by a score of 40-13 over the ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Top-seeded Panthers stunned by Berlin

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MAYFIELD — Heading into the postseason as the top seed, the Mayfield boys soccer team seemed primed for a deep playoff run. Instead, the Panthers were stunned in their opening contest, dropping a 1-0 decision to ninth-seeded Berlin in the Section II Class C quarterfinals Friday at Mayfield ...

H.S. Football Roundup: Schalmont rolls past Broadalbin-Perth

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ROTTERDAM — Shane O’Dell passed for 319 yards and six touchdowns to lead Schalmont to a 48-7 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a quarterfinal game Class B football tournament Friday. O’Dell threw TD pass of 7 and 29 yards to Darnell Green and 44-yard, 63-yard and 26-yard TD passes to ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Mayfield outlasts Gloversville, 3-2

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MAYFIELD — Mikayla Myers piled up 19 kills, 16 digs, 11 service points and three aces to lead Mayfield to a 3-2 victory over Gloversville in a non-league volleyball match at Mayfield High School on Friday. The Lady Panthers won by scores of 25-18, 25-19, 16-25, 23-25 and 25-14. Emily ...

Area players competing for Sage

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ALBANY — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball hosted the Wildcats of SUNY-Polytechnic on Wednesday in a non-conference match. The Wildcats posted the 3-1 win to improve to 9-12 overall, while Sage falls to 7-19. The Wildcats took the first two sets, 25-16, 25-12, before Sage won ...

Gloversville football banquet set for Nov. 8

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies football banquet will take place Nov. 8 at 6 p.m. The banquet will be held at the Gloversville High School cafeteria. The event will be catered by The Hot Dog Hut. Each player will receive two free tickets for family members. All others will be at a ...

Bowling meeting slated for Oct. 29

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GLOVERSVILLE — There will be a meeting between the Johnstown Women and the Fulton County Men about the upcoming merger of the two associations. Anyone interested in being a part of this, should try to attend. The meeting will take place at Arterial Lanes on Oct. 29 at 2 p.m. For more ...

Fort Plain to host baseball camp

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FORT PLAIN — Fort Plain High School is hosting a six-week baseball camp starting Jan. 7. Fort Plain High School head coach Craig Phillips will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for players in first- through 12th-grade and are limited to ...

Lady Bills beat Greenwich 5-0, advance to Class C semifinals

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JOHNSTOWN — For the first time since 2013, the Johnstown field hockey team is headed to the sectional semifinals. The fourth-seeded Lady Bills posted a 5-0 victory over 12th-seeded Greenwich in a Class C quarterfinal contest Thursday at Knox Field. “We finally got that monkey off our ...

Postseason begins for some area squads

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For two area teams, the postseason begins this weekend. For two others, the playoffs don’t officially begin until next weekend, but both face must-win games this week to earn a sectional spot. Broadalbin-Perth and Dolgeville open the postseason this weekend, with the Patriots travel to ...

Patriots, Lady Dragons, Lady Blue Devils fall in quarterfinals

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VALATIE — Top-seeded Ichabod Crane got goals from Kevin Winglosky and Anthony Carlucci to defeat eighth-seeded Broadalbin-Perth 2-0 in the quarterfinal round of the Section II Class B tournament Thursday night at Ichabod Crane High School. Winglosky’s goal came just over eight minutes ...

Caroga Creek crowns track champs

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EPHRATAH — Caroga Creek Speedway owner/promoter Todd Moran recently announced his 2017 track champions after the completion of 12 point events. The champions along with several other track competitors will receive their awards at the 2018 annual banquet with a date and site announced next ...

FMCC set to host basketball clinic

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College basketball program will run its final preseason clinic Sunday. The clinic, which is open for boys and girls in third- through eighth grades, will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. in the FMCC gymnasium. The cost will be $15. The clinic will ...

Dragons edge Hudson Falls in OT

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GLOVERSVILLE — For the first time since reaching the Class A semifinals in 2009, the Gloversville boys’ soccer team is moving on in the Section II tournament. After squandering a 3-1 halftime lead to Hudson Falls, the Dragons’ Damian Bruce finished off a hat trick to lift Gloversville ...

Gloversville loses in Class B quarterfinals to Emma Willard

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GLOVERSVILLE — A season of firsts continued Wednesday for the Gloversville field hockey team. After a long absence from postseason play, the Huskies returned to sectionals with the sixth seed in the Section II Class B tournament to host No. 3 Emma Willard in a quarterfinal match at ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Northville cruises past Germantown, 4-1

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NORTHVILLE — Nate Reidell scored twice to lead seventh-seeded Northville to a 4-1 victory over 10th-seeded Germantown in a first-round Class D matchup Wednesday. Michael Kalkbrenner and Lucas Jetty each had a goal and an assist for the Falcons, who led 2-0 at the half. William Salas ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Broadalbin-Perth defeats Johnstown, 3-1

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BROADALBIN — Cassy Bown finished with 10 kills and four blocks to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a 3-0 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council South Division match at Broadalbin-Perth High School on Monday. The Lady Patriots won by scores of 25-18, 18-25, 25-20 and 25-9. Eliana Fraser ...

Bowling hall to host induction Sunday

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JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Bowling Hall of Fame will host its annual induction ceremony Sunday at Patricia’s Restaurant. Cocktails will be a 2 p.m. and the dinner is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. The 2017 inductees will be Betty Daley, Ernie Thackrah and David Schur.

Patriots blank Hudson in sectional opener

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BROADALBIN — Using a relentless first-half attack, the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots were able to get a leg-up on Hudson Tuesday night and come away with a 2-0 victory in the first round of the Section II Class B boys soccer tournament at Patriot Field at Broadalbin-Perth High School. “We had ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Dolgeville rolls past Onondaga

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DOLGEVILLE — Rylee Lamphere finished with two goals and an assist to lift eighth-seeded Dolgeville to a 5-1 victory over ninth-seeded Onondaga in a Section III Class C first-round contest Monday. Paige Crum, Isabella Nichols and Patricia Cool also scored for the Blue Devils, while Gabby ...