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Collar nets 34 in Dragons victory over Johnstown

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GLOVERSVILLE — After back-to-back season-opening losses, the Gloversville Dragons put together a solid performance to defeat Johnstown 62-48 in Fulton County League action Monday night at Gloversville High School. “I am happy for the kids to get their first win,” Gloversville varsity ...

Sowle rolls 300 game at Starlite

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GLOVERSVILLE — Brandon Sowle rolled a perfect game Friday night during Friday Nite Combos league action Friday at Starlite Lanes. Sowle finished with a 673 triple on the night.

Mayfield rallies to beat Dragons, 50-47

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GLOVERSVILLE — Ethan Rohling scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help Mayfield earn a 50-47 victory over Gloversville in a Fulton County League boys basketball game Saturday. The Panthers trailed 22-12 after one quarter before outscoring the Dragons 38-25 over the final three ...

Lady Panthers cruise to victory over Gloversville

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MAYFIELD — Cloey Dopp finished with 26 points to power Mayfield to an 81-17 victory over Gloversville in a Fulton County League girls basketball game Saturday at Mayfield High School. The Lady Panthers outscored the Lady Dragons 39-12 in the first half on their way to the win. Kelsey Meca ...

National Museum of Racing announces 2021 Hall of Fame finalists

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SARATOGA SPRINGS — Six racehorses, three trainers, and one jockey account for the 10 finalists that will comprise the National Museum of Racing’s 2021 Hall of Fame ballot, as chosen by the Museum’s Hall of Fame Nominating Committee. The finalists are racehorses American Pharoah (first ...

Amsterdam improves to 6-0

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AMSTERDAM — The Amsteradm Lady Rams kept their unbeaten record intact with an 80-17 Montgomery County League victory over Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville Friday at Amsterdam High School. Jackie Stanavich led Amsterdam with 23 points, while Andie Gannon connected for 20 and Antonia May ...

Relyea signs Letter of Intent to compete for UConn

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MAYFIELD — Having come up big in the biggest meets throughout her high school career, Mayfield senior Madison Relyea will get the opportunity to compete collegiately on the biggest stage of all. Relyea signed her letter of intent to attend the University of Connecticut and compete on the ...

Patriots open season with win over Gloversville

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BROADALBIN — The Gloversville and Broadalbin-Perth boys basketball teams are used to battling each other in the Foothills Council. Thursday night, the rivals played their first game of a short season in the Fulton County Basketball League. The Patriots used a strong 15-4 second-quarter ...

Strong first half powers Johnstown to win over Mayfield

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By PAUL WAGER The Leader-Herald MAYFIELD — Simply taking the court was a victory for the Mayfield and Johnstown girls basketball teams. After their seasons very much in doubt until the Fulton County Department of Health granted approval for high-risk sports late last week, the Lady ...

Gloversville falls to Broadalbin-Perth

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville lady Dragons returned to varsity-level competition for the first time in since 2019 Thursday night in Fulton County League action against Broadalbin-Perth at Gloversville High School. The Lady Patriots got off to a quick start and pulled away to defeat ...

Cougars earn split in WAC league action

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CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Cougars earned a split in Western Athletic Conference bowling action. The Cougars defeated Middleburgh 4-0 before falling to Duanesburg 4-0 and the Canajoharie girls fell to Middleburgh 4-0. Canajoharie posted total pin fall of 2,573 against Middleburgh, ...

Crouse helps Fort Plain edge OESJ

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ST. JOHNSVILLE — Erin Crouse sank a pair of free throws with 12 seconds remaining to lift Fort Plain to a 22-20 victory over Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville in a Montgomery County League girls basketball game Wednesday. It was the first win for the Lady Hilltoppers since the 2016-17 ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Gloversville defeats Queensbury, 4-0

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GLOVERSVILLE — London Tallon had games of 227 and 233 on his way to a 630 series to lead Gloversville to a 4-0 victory over Queensbury in a Foothills Council bowling match. A.J. Dorman rolled a 233-623 for the Huskies, Mark Sgambato posted a 210-597 and Adam Loveless had a 257-583. Riley ...

Queensbury sweeps past Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — Cameron Fuller had games of 213 and 259 on his way to a 663 series to help Queensbury post a 4-0 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council bowling match. Britney Persutti posted a 211-568 for the Spartans, while Max Nussbaum rolled a 177-495. Jack Mahoney added a 161-471 ...

Winter weather alters local schedule

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Several area athletic events were postponed by Monday’s winter weather. The Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville at Fort Plain boys basketball and the Fort Plain at Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville girls basketball games were moved. The girls varsity contest was pushed to Wednesday at 5 p.m., ...

NYRA announces stakes schedule for Saratoga summer meet

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SARATOGA SPRINGS — The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced the stakes schedule for the 40-day summer meet at historic Saratoga Race Course, which will feature 76 stakes worth $21.5 million in total purses. The summer meet will open on July 15, and conclude on Sept. ...

C-FP competes in Aqua League Invitational

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CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie-Fort Plain swim team competed in the Aqua League Invitational on Feb. 12. C-FP, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk, Albany Academy, Mohonasen-Schalmont and LaSalle/Maple Hill all took part in the event. The meet was contested virtually with all of the teams swimming at ...

Mechanicville sweeps past Golden Eagles

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GALWAY — The Mechanicville defense forced 25 turnovers Saturday as the Red Raiders took home a 57-28 Saratoga County League victory in girls basketball action Saturday at Galway High School. Amy DiSiena led the Mechanicville scoring with 18 points, while Chloe Goverski had 14 points and ...