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Girls Basketball Roundp: Lady Bills top Scotia-Glenville, 60-44

JOHNSTOWN — After back-to-back losses on the road, the Johnstown Lady Bills returned home to face Scotia-Glenville. After struggling through the first half, the Lady Bills got on track in the third quarter to pull away for a 60-44 victory over the Lady Tartans in Foothills Council action ...

Boys Basketball Roundup: Mayfield boys lose to Schoharie

SCHOHARIE — Shane Helmstadt scored 18 points and eight rebounds to lead Schoharie to a 62-31 victory over Mayfield in a Western Athletic Conference boys basketball game Monday. Quin Barton scored 12 points for the Indians, who led 15-2 after one quarter on their way to the win. Fletcher ...

Boys Swimming Roundup: Amsterdam swims past Fonda-Johnstown, 68-58

JOHNSTOWN — Amsterdam won eight of 11 events on its way to a 68-58 victory over Fonda-Johnstown in a Foothills Council boys swim meet Monday at Johnstown High School. “Coach [Nancy] Spagnola and the Amsterdam Sea Rams always provide a competitive exciting meet,” Fonda-Johnstown coach ...

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

GLOVERSVILLE — Adam Loveless rolled games of 234, 235 and 236 to finish with a 705 series to help Gloversville post a 4-0 victory over Queensbury in a Foothills Council match at Arterial Lanes on Monday. Riley Griffiths posted a 231-651 for the Huskies, Mark Sgambato had a 203-573 and Alic ...

Dolgeville volleyball sweeps Herkimer, 3-0

DOLGEVILLE — Emma Bilinski finished with 13 digs, seven kills and six assists to lead Dolgeville to a 3-0 victory over Herkimer in a Center State Conference volleyball match Monday. The Blue Devils won by scores of 25-16, 25-16 and 25-7. Morgan Beaulieu had 14 digs and two aces for ...

Johnstown boys place third at alpine meet

GREENWICH — The Johnstown boys alpine ski team placed third in the Saratoga Springs Invitational at Willard Mountain on Monday. Shenendehowa won the team title with 20 points, Saratoga Springs was second with 30 points and Johnstown was third with 40 points. Broadalbin-Perth fielded an ...

FMCC Roundup: Lady Raiders rout SUNY Adirondack

QUEENSBURY — Hasjina Gaddy finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead Fulton-Montgomery Community College to a 75-32 victory over SUNY Adirondack in a Mountain Valley Conference women’s basketball game Sunday. The Lady Raiders led 36-8 at the half on their way to the win. Djenaba ...

Mohawks dinner scheduled for Feb. 8

AMSTERDAM — Roger McDowell will serve as the keynote speaker at the Amsterdam Baseball/Mohawks Baseball Hall of Fame Dinner on Feb. 8.  The 14th annual event will take place at Saint Mary's Institute in Amsterdam. McDowell is a former relief pitcher who played in Major League Baseball from ...

FMCC women win, men fall in OT

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College basketball teams earned a split with Corning Community College Saturday at FMCC. The FMCC women rallied late to claim a 68-65 victory, while the men’s game went to overtime where Corning pulled out a 65-64 victory. Javan Johns, who hit a ...

Local teams looking to build momentum heading into postseason play

With sectionals less than a month away, the area’s girls basketball teams are looking to build momentum down the final stretch of the regular season. Fonda-Fultonville and Amsterdam remain in the hunt for the Western Athletic Conference and Foothills Council regular-season titles, while ...

MILESTONE MET

Northville boys varsity basketball coach John Karbowski, center, poses with his team after earning his 100th career victory Wednesday with a non-league win over Loudonville Christian.

Amsterdam girls top Maple Hill, 63-49

HUDSON — The Amsterdam Lady Rams won a battle of state-ranked teams in non-league girls basketball action Sunday afternoon at Columbia-Greene Community College. Andie Gannon connected for 19 points to lead Amsterdam, ranked No. 11 in Class A, past Maple Hill, ranked No. 3 in Class C, 63-49 ...

C-FP wrestlers get win at VVS Duels

VERNON — The Canajoharie-Fort Plain wrestling team posted a 37-36 victory over Odessa Montour-Watkins Glens Saturday at the Vernon-Verona-Sherrill Wresting Duels at Vernon-Verona-Sherrill High School. Cody Haig (126) Seth Richardson (145) and Patrick Menunire (160) earned pin falls for ...

Rowback’s buzzer beater lifts Dragons to win

GLOVERSVILLE — The battle for the top spot in the Foothills Council standings came down to one play. Coming out of a time out with 2.3 seconds left in regulation, Gloversville’s Anderson Jones lofted an inbounds pass to Joey Rowback under the basket and the senior laid the ball in with .2 ...

Boys Basketball Roundup: Sir Bills come up short against Bulldogs

JOHNSTOWN — After an early-season loss at South Glens Falls, the Johnstown Sir Bills were hoping to take down the Bulldogs on their home court Friday night in a Foothills Council boys basketball game. After an evenly played first half, the Bulldogs controlled the boards in the third ...

Girls Basketball Roundup: Clinton cruises to victory over Dolgeville

CLINTON — On a night dedicated to breast cancer awareness and benefitting Mrs. Alisa Capponi, a teacher in the Clinton School District, the Lady Warriors defeated Dolgeville 60-33 in Center State Conference girls basketball action Friday night at Clinton High School. Hannah Spofford led ...

Relyea leads Mayfield to another win

BENSON — The Mayfield girls nordic ski team won the team title Friday at the Mayfield Invitational at Lapland Lake. The Lady Panthers finished with 11 points, while Queensbury was second with 32 points. Scotia-Glenville was third with 37 points, Lake George was fourth with 59 points and ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Gloversville ties South Glens Falls, 2-2

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Mark Sgambato rolled games of 213, 235 and 280 to finish with a 728 series to help Gloversville earn a 2-2 draw in a Foothills Council bowling match Friday. Adam Loveless posted a 265-655 for the Huskies, Riley Griffiths had a 235-635 and Aiden Carter finished with a ...

H.S. Wrestling Roundup: Dolgeville drops 46-28 decision to Morrisville-Eaton

MORRISVILLE — Morrisville-Eaton won nine of 14 weight classes on its way to a 46-28 victory over Dolgeville in a Center State Conference wrestling match Thursday. Jacob Hackett (106 pounds), Blake Perry (120), Dakota Hackett (138) and Jason Schlotzhauer (152) all won by pin for the ...

Adirondack Outdoorsman Show set for Johnstown

JOHNSTOWN — The 15th annual Adirondack Outdoorsman Show will take place at the Johnstown Moose Club (109 South Comrie Ave./Route 30A on Feb. 8 and 9. The show will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Feb. 8 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Feb. 9. The show will be geared towards the tastes of ...