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Fonda-Fultonville defeats C-FP, 47-32

FONDA — With first place in Class C Central on the line, Canajoharie-Fort Plain and Fonda-Fultonville squared off Friday under the lights at John G. Boshart Field at Fonda-Fultonville High School. The Braves set the tone early, blocking a Canajoharie-Fort Plain punt and recovering the loose ...

H.S. Football Roundup: Ballston Spa rolls past Gloversville, 49-6

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies played host to the Scotties of Ballston Spa Friday night at Husky Field in a Class A Grasso Division match-up. With both teams looking for their first win of the season, Ballston Spa took advantage of big plays to get in the win column with a 49-6 ...

Masri’s late goal lifts Gloversville past Johnstown, 2-1

JOHNSTOWN — Feras Masri scored the game-winning goal with 6:30 to play to lift Gloversville to a 2-1 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council South Division boys soccer contest Friday at Johnstown High School. Masri’s goal help complete the Dragons’ rally from a one-goal, ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Northville cruises past Duanesburg, 8-0

NORTHVILLE — Jacob Frank had two goals and three assists to lead Northville to an 8-0 victory over Duanesburg in a Western Athletic Conference boys soccer contest Friday. Wyatt Sira and Josh Bedell each scored two goals for the Falcons, while Levi Morgan had a goal and two assists. Garrett ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Engle powers OESJ to victory

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Ashley Engle scored all three goals to lead Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville to a Western Athletic Conference victory over Berne-Knox-Westerlo on Friday. Madisyn Schell and Julie Hickey each had an assist for the Lady Wolves, who outshot the Bulldogs by a 12-0 ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Amsterdam tops B-P, 172-175

AMSTERDAM — C.J. Durinick finished with a round of 38 to lead Amsterdam to a 172-175 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council golf match Friday at Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course. Erin Rivera had a 42 for the Rams, Ryan Welch posted a 45 and Andrew Iannotti carded a 47. Dan ...

AHS girls tennis tops Schoharie, 4-3

AMSTERDAM — Natalie Flint, Emily Brittain and Abby Peninger won singles matches to lead Amsterdam to a 4-3 victory over Schoharie in a non-league girls tennis match at Amsterdam High School on Friday. Lauren Mowrey and Astrid Dimas won at second doubles for Amsterdam (3-2 overall). Misha ...

Fonda Speedway plans rain date

FONDA — In the event of rain today, Fonda Speedway will race on Sunday, with an adjusted program of Sunoco Racing Modifieds $4,000 to win, Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 Sportsman $1,000 to win, Algonkin Motel Pro Stocks, Trackside Body Works Street Stocks and Four Cylinder Cruisers. Again ...

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 ...

Braves host C-FP in Week 2 showdown

Following successful season-openers, Fonda-Fultonville and Canajoharie-Fort Plain will clash in an early-season showdown tonight under the lights at John G. Boshart Field at Fonda-Fultonville High School. The Braves are coming off a 28-20 come-from-behind victory over Tamarac, while C-FP is ...

Gloversville overcomes slow start to defeat Glens Falls, 3-1

GLOVERSVILLE — For the second match in a row, a slow start hampered the Gloversville girls soccer team. The Lady Dragons fell behind 1-0 early in Thursday’s Foothills Council match against Glens Falls, but recovered to score three unanswered goals for a 3-1 victory over the Indians at ...

Lady Bills rally to defeat Queensbury

QUEENSBURY — The Johnstown Lady Bills ran their early-season record to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the league with a 2-1 victory over Queensbury in Foothills Council field hockey action Thursday at Queensbury High School. Queensbury held the lead at the half after Jordan Bentley scored on a ...

Amsterdam wins Foothills Tourney

KINGSBURY - Amsterdam won the team title Wednesday at the Foothills Council Tournament at Kingsbury National Golf Club. The Rams finished with a total of 338, while Hudson Falls was second with a total of 342. Broadalbin-Perth (343) was third, Queensbury (345) was fourth and South Glens Falls ...

Fonda-Fultonville golfers top Ft. Plain

CANAJOHARIE — Four golfers shared medalist honors in Thursday’s Western Athletic Conference match between Fort Plain and Fonda-Fultonville at the Canajoharie Country Club. Taylor Gifford and Evan Crouse shot rounds of 40 and 47 respectively for Fort play, while Fonda-Fultonville’s Colin ...

Lady Braves sweep past BKW, 3-0

FONDA — Fonda-Fultonville swept past Berne-Knox-Westerlo 3-0 in Westeran Athletic Conference volleyball action Thursday at Fonda-Fultonville High School. The Lady Braves posted game scores of 25-13, 25-15 and 25-11 for the win. Marilyn Whitcavitch finished with seven kills for the Lady ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Lady Braves lose to Schoharie

FONDA — Katelyn Krohn and Megan Krohn each had three goals to power Schoharie to an 8-1 victory over Fonda-Fultonville in a Western Athletic Conference girls soccer contest at Boshart Field on Wednesday. Jacquelyn Sullivan and Abigail Fagnani also scored for the Indians. Stella Williams ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Queensbury hands Broadalbin-Perth its first loss

QUEENSBURY — Alejandro Garcia-Barrientos netted three goals to lead Queensbury to a 6-0 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council boys soccer contest at Queensbury High School on Wednesday. Teddy Borgos had two goals and an assist for the Spartans (5-1 overall, 3-1 Foothills), ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Gloversville sweeps Amsterdam, 3-0

AMSTERDAM — Macey Salvione finished with seven kills and five digs to help Gloversville to a 3-0 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council volleyball match at Amsterdam High School on Wednesday. The Huskies won by scores of 25-3, 25-9 and 25-13. Aireana Muhlberger had 14 assists and ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: FFCS loses to Middleburgh

COBLESKILL — John Bruno finished with a round of 44 to lead Middleburgh to a 10 1/2-4 1/2 victory over Fonda-Fultonville in a Western Athletic Conference golf match at Cobleskill Golf and Country Club. Andrew Miaski posted a 46 for the Knights, Josh Reinhart posted a 52 and Will Churchill ...

Dolgeville competes at Cooperstown meet

COOPERSTOWN — The Dolgeville boys and girls cross country teams competed in their first Center State Conference meet of the season Wednesday at Cooperstown. In the boys meet, Dolgeville’s Cameron Jackson was fourth with a time of 20:05. Cooperstown’s Ryan Lansing won the boys race ...