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Community Sports

Pink Out event slated for today at B-P

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth boys soccer program will host the 11th annual Robin Blowers Pink Out today. The event will raise money for the American Cancer Society, as they remember those who have lost their battle with cancer and honor those who are currently fighting the ...

Fort Plain to host winter baseball camp

FORT PLAIN — Fort Plain High School will host a six-week baseball camp starting Jan. 5. Fort Plain 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 seven players ...

BYC basketball set to begin Nov. 2

BROADALBIN — Registration for the Broadalbin Youth Commission basketball program is now open. Registration is open to all children (kindergarten through sixth grades) in the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District. Play will begin Nov. 2. The cost will be $45 and registration closes Nov. ...

Hallett competes at North East Open

ALBANY — Gloversville’s Mary Hallett recently competed in the North East Open Tournament held at the Albany City Center. Hallett is a student and part of the teaching staff at Pazzaglia’s American Kenpo & Karate, located at 81 Briggs St. in Johnstown. The Northeast Open is the ...

Pink Out event next Saturday at B-P

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth boys soccer program will host the 11th annual Robin Blowers Pink Out next Saturday. The event will raise money for the American Cancer Society, as they remember those who have lost their battle with cancer and honor those who are currently fighting the ...

Racing Hall of Fame names Veitch historian

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Michael Veitch, who covered the sport of thoroughbred racing as a decorated journalist for nearly 40 years and is the author of three books on the sport’s history, has been named the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s historian. Veitch, who will officially ...

Northville to host alumni soccer game

NORTHVILLE — The annual Northville Central School Alumni Soccer Game will kickoff at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the temporary soccer fields on Prospect Street in Northville. Northville alumni of all ages, male and female, are invited and encouraged to play or cheer on their fellow Falcons. A $5 ...

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Bouton left his mark on baseball

This summer, both the sports and literary worlds lost a legend with the passing of former pitching great James Allen (Jim) Bouton. Bouton was drafted by the New York Yankees in 1959 and spent part of his first season in the minor leagues as a teammate of Fulton County Baseball Hall of Famer ...

Hales Mills to host impossible pin event

JOHNSTOWN — Hales Mills Country Club will host Spackler’s Impossible Pin Tournament on Oct. 13. The four-person scramble event will begin at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start. The entry fee will be $30 for members and $50 for non-members. The event will include prizes, contests and an ...

SOFTBALL CHAMPS

MECO — The mWo team won the high-pitch league title at Meco Ball Park this summer. The team was sponsored by The Brass Monkey, O'Connor’s Pub and FishPound Landscaping.

State athletic association announces first Officials Appreciation Day

LATHAM — The New York State Public High School Athletic Association Inc. will host its first Officials Appreciation Day on Wednesday. It will be a day that student-athletes, coaches, administrators and fans are encouraged to thank the officials who make interscholastic athletics ...

FMCC set to host basketball clinics

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College basketball program will run preseason clinics on Sundays. The clinics will take place Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27. The clinics, which are open to boys and girls in third- through 10th grades, will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. in the FMCC ...

Croucher posts ace at Nick Stoner

CAROGA LAKE — Dee Croucher recorded a hole-in-one Tuesday at Nick Stoner Golf Course. Croucher used an 8-iron to ace the 125-yard ninth hole. She was playing with Barb Nigro, Drue Wallach, Deb Deuel and Sue Johnson.

Clarkin records ace at Nick Stoner

CAROGA LAKE — Todd Clarkin recorded a hole-in-one Sunday at Nick Stoner Golf Course. Clarkin used a 9-iron to ace the 145-yard 13th hole. He was playing with Matt Smrtic Sr., Matt Smrtic Jr. and Phil Ferrara.

Loux registers ace at Nick Stoner

CAROGA LAKE — Ray Loux recorded a hole-in-one Monday at Nick Stoner Golf Course. He used a hybrid-4 to ace the 200-yard 17th hole.

Szurek rolls 300 game at Arterial

GLOVERSVILLE — Mike Szurek rolled a 300 game during Premiere Scratch League play Friday at Arterial Lanes. Szurek finished with a 728 series.

LENDING A HAND

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Purple and Gold Booster Club received an $8,000 donation from Ruby & Quiri during a presentation Sept. 6. Johnstown’s Save Our Sports effort continues to look to reach its $311,000 goal to fund all of its athletic teams for the 2019-20 school year. The ...

Iannotti tourney slated for Oct. 5

VAIL MILLS — The annual Roger Iannotti Memorial Tournament will take place Oct. 5 at Holland Meadows Golf Course. The four-player scramble event will begin with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. The entry fee will be $75 and includes golf, cart, food, beverages on the course, buffet and prizes ...

UPSTATE N.Y. SPORTS LORE: Thank you for your service Mr. Hewes

For as long as I can remember I have been a Yankee Fan and my favorite place in the world to visit was Yankee Stadium. I vividly remember the feeling I got the first time I entered the stadium with my grandfather and father and how the colors and sights of the green grass and blue outfield ...

JHS booster club to host fundraiser

JOHNSTOWN — The Purple and Gold Sports Booster Club will host a Drive for Your School fundraiser Saturday from 8:40 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Participants will test drive vehicles from Brown’s Ford. For every test drive taken, the booster club will receive $20. If there are 300 drivers, the ...