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Martial artists test for rank advancement

JOHNSTOWN — Recently, members of Pazzaglia’s American Kenpo and Karate tested for rank advancement. Pazzaglia’s kenpo karate was established in 1999, and the owner and chief instructor, Joe Pazzaglia, is a fifth-degree black belt internationally recognized with nearly 40 years of ...

STUDENT-ATHLETES HONORED

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District honored its fall varsity teams with an informal brunch Tuesday. Every Mayfield fall team was named a New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Team. The member of the teams that had above a 90 percent average were ...

Strong start propels Lady Rams past Lady Bills

JOHNSTOWN — The “next player up” mentality is a good attitude to have but one you never hope to use. For the Amsterdam Lady Rams they had to apply this mentality in their 56-42 victory over the Johnstown Lady Bills in a Foothills Council game at Johnstown High School on Friday ...

Fonda-Fultonville tops Bishop Gibbons

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Braves locked up a share of the Western Athletic Conference Hudson Division title Friday night. With their perfect league record on the line, the Braves used a strong third-quarter performance to help defeat Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons 59-46 to improve to 9-0 in ...

Pritchard leads Sage to win over Alfred

ALBANY — Freshman forward Giuliana Pritchard, an Amsterdam, graduate, scored a career- and game-high 21 points with nine rebounds to lead The Sage Colleges’ women’s basketball team to an 87-73 victory over Alfred University on Friday afternoon in an Empire 8 contest in Kahl Gym. Sage ...

Area athletes compete for SUNY Cobleskill

CLINTON — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s indoor track & field team returned to action for the first time after their winter break on Friday, traveling to the 2019 Hamilton Indoor Invitational hosted by the Continentals of Hamilton College at their Margaret Bundy Scott Field House. The ...

Galway wrestlers defeat BKW, 18-15

BERNE — In a match that featured nine double forfeits, Galway eked out an 18-15 victory over Berne-Knox-Westerlo in a Western Athletic Conference wrestling match Thursday. Sam D’Alessandro (285 pounds) won by pin for the Golden Eagles, while Sarah Ernst (99) and Dylan Collins (138) won by ...

Eagles rally to top FoJo, 40-28

JOHNSTOWN — With first place in the Western Athletic Conference standings on the line, the Fonda-Fultonville/Johnstown wrestlers squared off against Duanesburg Thursday night at Johnstown High School. Fonda-Johnstown dominated the matches in the lower weights to build a 28-0 lead in the ...

Philo nets 38 in Gloversville win

GLOVERSVILLE — Harmony Philo hit her second 38-point game of the season to lead Gloversville to a 69-60 victory in Foothills Council girls basketball action Thursday at Gloversville High School. Kendra Lavery joined Philo in double figures with 16 points, while Daley Jo Christman and Alecea ...

Dillenback wins twice in Sea Dragons loss

GLENS FALLS — Dane Dillenback was a double individual winner and contributed to the victory of two relay teams, but it was not enough as Gloversville-Mayfield fell to Glens Falls 99-71 in Foothills Council swim action Thursday. Dillenback won the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:55.82 ...

RUNNING FOR SACRED HEART

Lauren Santiago, center, poses with Amsterdam High School track coaches, from left, Kevin Wilary, Stu Palczak, John Decker and Norm Duell after signing her National Letter of Intent to run track for Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut next year.

Pritchard, Parslow playing for Sage

HOBOKEN, N.J. — Jess Broad scored a game high 22 points with eight rebounds to lead the Stevens Institute of Technology to a 72-62 victory over The Sage Colleges in Empire 8 women’s basketball action at Canavan Arena Tuesday night. The Ducks improved to 9-6 overall and 4-2 in the Empire ...

Gonzalez scores nine in Sage defeat

HOBOKEN, N.J. — The Sage Colleges’ men’s basketball team travelled to Stevens Institute of Technology on Tuesday evening for an Empire 8 match-up. The Ducks collected a 78-67 win to improve to 12-4 overall and 5-2 in the league. The loss puts Sage at 5-10 overall and 1-5 in the ...

Johnstown raising funds for weight room

JOHNSTOWN — On behalf of the students and athletes of the Greater Johnstown School District, The Purple and Gold Sport Booster Club will be seeking donations from sponsors to help equip the new weight room at Johnstown High School. The machines currently in place are in need of replacement ...

Mayfield gets past Canajoharie, 66-40

MAYFIELD — When teams commit to the defensive side of the ball, normally wins follow. For the Mayfield Panthers that would hold true as they would dominate on both sides of the floor in their 66-40 victory over the Canajoharie Lady Cougars Wednesday night in a Western Athletic Conference ...

Lady Braves post fourth straight victory

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Lady Braves jumped out to an early lead against the Knights of Middleburgh Wednesday night and, although the Knights would close the gap, the Lady Braves would never relinquish that lead as they cruised to a 69-52 victory in a Western Athletic Conference girls ...

Johnstown boys, girls place sixth

QUEENSBURY — The Johnstown boys and girls alpine ski teams competed in the Glens Falls Invitational at West Mountain on Wednesday. The race was a one-run giant slalom event. Shenendehowa won the boys team title with a total of 19 points. Saratoga Springs was second with 21 points and ...

Rams top Bulldogs

AMSTERDAM — Amsterdam won eight of 14 weight classes on its way to a 45-30 victory over South Glens Falls in a Foothills Council wrestling match at Lynch Literacy Academy on Wednesday. Zach Gillis (132 pounds), Eladio Montalvo (152), Jacob Garcia (160) and Brody Fallas (195) all won by pin ...