Sports In Brief

Holland Meadows to offer adult class

VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will offer golf class for adults on Monday. The class, which is for beginner and intermediate players will take place over four weeks, beginning April 17. Classes will also take place April 24, May 1 and May 1 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The class will ...

Amsterdam youth baseball sign-ups set

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Youth Baseball League will host its final in-person registration on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at Amsterdam City Hall. Youngsters ages 4 to 12 as of May 1 are eligible to play.  All youngsters residing in Montgomery, Fulton and Schenectady counties are ...

LaBahn rolls 300 game at Starlite

GLOVERSVILLE — Lew LaBahn rolled a 300 game during Gloversville Merchants League play Tuesday at Starlite Lanes. LaBahn finished with a 732 series.  

FFCS athletic hall seeking nominations

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Athletic Hall of Fame committee is accepting nominations for the Class of 2017. To nominate an individual, print a copy of the nomination form from the Fonda-Fultonville Athletic Website, fill it out completely and send it in by May 1. All forms should be ...

Holland Meadows to offer junior class

VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course will host junior golf classes on April 17 and 19 for golfers age 7 to 17. The age 7 to 11 group will meet from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on both days, while the age 12 to 17 group will meet from noon to 1 p.m. both days. The class will focus on proper ...

FUSC set to meet on Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton United Soccer Club will host an organizational meeting Wednesday at Dunkin Donuts in Gloversville at 6 p.m. Plans for the 2017 season will be discussed and the meeting is open to anyone interested in attending.

BYC offers Little League sign-ups

BROADALBIN – The Broadalbin Youth Commission will offer Little League baseball, softball and T-ball programs for all youths living in the Broadalbin-Perth School District or attending BP schools. The age brackets for the programs will be: Baseball (ages 6-12), softball (ages 8-18) and ...

Handy, Ahrens roll 300’s at Arterial

GLOVERSVILLE — Jim Handy Jr. and Ryan Ahrens rolled 300 games during Premiere Scratch League play Friday at Arterial Lanes. Handy finished with a 734 series, while Ahrens posted a 664 series.

Lorenzo Alexander re-signs with Bills

ORCHARD PARK (AP) — Journeyman linebacker Lorenzo Alexander’s breakout season with the Buffalo Bills has paid off. The 10-year-veteran was rewarded for leading Buffalo with 12 1/2 sacks by agreeing to a two-year, $9 million contract to re-sign with the Bills on Saturday. The team ...

Howard returns to Rapids’ lineup

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Colorado goalkeeper Tim Howard returned from leg surgery in November, allowing an own goal in the 45th minute Saturday in the Rapids’ 1-0 loss to the New York Red Bulls. Howard, the U.S. starter at the last two World Cups, was hurt Nov. 11 during the first half of ...

Formula One champ Surtees dies at 83

LONDON (AP) — John Surtees, who won the 1964 Formula One championship and was the only man to win world titles on both two and four wheels, died Friday. He was 83. The British driver’s family said in a statement that Surtees died Friday afternoon after being treated for an existing ...

FUSC set to meet on Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — Fulton United Soccer Club will host a meeting Wednesday at Dunkin Donuts in Gloversville at 6 p.m. Plans for the 2017 season will be discussed and the meeting is open to anyone interested in attending.

Johnstown LL to host sign-ups

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Little League Baseball program will host one final sign-up this Saturday.  Sign-ups will take place at the Johnstown High School at 1 p.m. in the lobby.  Those registering are asked to bring a copy of birth certificate and a proof of residency to the sign ...

Fort Plain baseball to host fundraiser

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain baseball program will host a car wash/bottle drive Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Fort Plain bus garage.

Fort Plain to host baseball clinic

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain baseball program will host a fundamentals of hitting clinic Saturday and Sunday at the Fort Plain High School gymnasium. Little league and modified players will meet from 9:30 a.m. to noon on both days, while junior varsity and varsity players will meet from 1 ...

JHS spring sports practice schedule set

JOHNSTOWN — Spring practice will get under way Monday for Johnstown High School teams. The girls varsity and junior varsity softball teams will practice at the high school from 5 to 7 p.m. The varsity and junior varsity baseball teams will practice Monday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the high ...

Meet-the-coaches night slated at JHS

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District athletic department will host a meet-the-coaches night March 28. Team pictures will be taken at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium, followed by the meet-the-coaches event at 7:15 p.m. in the performing arts center.

Johnstown to host volleyball tourney

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown High School Student Council will sponsor its fourth annual volleyball tournament on Thursday. The JHS student tournament will take place from around 3 to 5 p.m. in the high school gym, and the district-wide staff tournament will directly follow. There will ...

Fort Plain to honor winter sports teams

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain varsity and junior varsity winter sports teams will be recognized at a reception at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the junior-senior high school auditorium. Family members and friends of the junior varsity and varsity winter sports teams are invited to attend.

Family fun night set for March 8

JOHNSTOWN — A family fun night will take place at Johnstown High School from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on March 8. There will be several kinds of family fitness activities for all, including an open pool. Other activates include a rock wall, basketball, obstacle course and community information ...