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Sturdivant competing for UAlbany track

ALBANY — Amsterdam graduate Omahri Sturdivant placed fifth in the long jump at the UConn Dog Fight on Saturday. Sturdivant had a leap of 21-11 1/2. Sturdivant also was part of the 4 x 400 relay team that placed sixth with a time of 3:25.19. Albany finished third in the team standings ...

Goodemote playing for Sage men’s soccer

ALBANY — Russell Sage College’s men’s soccer team hosted the Highlanders of Houghton College on Sunday afternoon in the final regular-season Empire 8 contest with a shot at the No. 1 seed on the line. The two teams played to a scoreless tie through 90 minutes before Houghton’s senior ...

Grybos competing for Sage women’s track

ALBANY — Russell Sage College women’s outdoor and field program competed in their first meet of the 2021 season as they competed in a tri-meet with Albany College of Pharmacy and the College of Saint Rose. A non-team scored meet, the Gators had a number of impressive performances. In ...

Patriots give Henry 200th coaching victory with win over Johnstown

JOHNSTOWN — It was a milestone day for Broadalbin-Perth boys soccer coach Brian Henry on Saturday. The longtime Patriots coach notched his 200th career win - an 11-0 shutout over Johnstown at Knox Field. “Like I’ve said before, this is a result of all the previous teams I’ve had that ...

Indians capitalize on Gloversville turnovers for win

GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls Indians made the most of four turnovers to put points on the board and pull away for a 48-16 victory over Gloversville in Class B action Saturday at Glens Falls High School. Aalijah Sampson had a 66-yard touchdown run and caught a 15-yard touchdown pass from ...

Whitcavitch powers Lady Braves to win over Mayfield

MAYFIELD — Marilyn Whitcavitch finished with 18 kills, eight blocks and six digs to help Fonda-Fultonville to a 3-1 victory over Fonda-Fultonville in a Western Athletic Conference volleyball match Saturday. The Lady Panthers won the first set 26-24 before the Lady Braves won the final three ...

Dragons drop non-league match to Ballston Spa

By PAUL WAGER The Leader-Herald GLOVERSVILLE — Adam Amami and Brayden Box each scored twice to lead Ballston Spa to an 8-2 non-league victory over Gloversville at Gloversville High School on Saturday. Alex Bailey, Aidan Clark, Ryan Nagengast and Evan Phelps also scored for the Scotties, ...

Queeney scores in Sage lacrosse loss

ALBANY — Russell Sage College’s women’s lacrosse team hosted the Golden Flyers of Nazareth College on Saturday afternoon in an Empire 8 contest. Nazareth collected 23-3 win over the Gators to remain perfect in Empire 8 pay as they are now 4-4 overall and 3-0 in the league. RSC falls to ...

Gieseler rolls 300 at Starlite Lanes

GLOVERSVILLE — eric Gieseler rolled a 300 game in Friday Nite Combos league action Friday night at Starlite Lanes. Gieseler finished with a 717 triple.

Panthers rally to beat Canajoharie

FONDA — Playing its first game of the season, the Canajoharie boys soccer team got off to a quick start against Mayfield on Friday. The Cougars scored the game’s opening goal and controlled the action early before the Panthers rallied to post a 3-1 Western Athletic Conference victory at ...

Second-half surge powers Northville past Braves, 6-0

FONDA — Playing for the first time since March 23, the Fonda-Fultonville boys soccer team held Northville scoreless in the first half of Friday’s Western Athletic Conference contest at Boshart Field. The Falcons, who were playing for the third time in five days, erupted for six ...

Canajoharie tops Mayfield, 3-0

FONDA — Playing for the first time since March 29, the Canajoharie girls soccer team posted a 3-0 victory over Mayfield on Friday at Fonda-Fultonville’s Boshart Field. Giana Murphy had a goal and an assist for the Cougars, while Caitlyn Baker and Vanessa VanSlyke also scored. Korynn ...

Mechanicville holds off Johnstown for 14-12 win

MECHANICVILLE — For the second straight week, the Johnstown Sir Bills found themselves in a defensive battle. Facing a tough Mechanicville squad, the Sir Bills were able to keep the high powered Red Raiders running game in check, but came up on the short end of the 14-12 final score in ...

Grybos competing for Sage cross country

HOUGHTON — Russell Sage College women’s cross country team travelled to Houghton College on Friday afternoon for the 2021 Empire 8 Women’s Cross Country Championship. Houghton hosted the event at the Houghton College Dream Cross Country Course, a 5k course. St. John Fisher College won ...

Mayfield posts 3-0 victory over C-FP

MAYFIELD — Deandra Myers had eight kills and seven aces to help Mayfield to a 3-0 victory over Canajoharie-Fort Plain in a Western Athletic Conference volleyball match Thursday. The Lady Panthers won by scores of 25-12, 25-11 and 25-12. Alissa Wilbur posted eight kills for Mayfield (2-2 ...

Rose clings to 1-shot Masters lead as Spieth, Thomas lurk

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Justin Rose was happy enough to still have the lead Friday at the Masters, even if only by a fraction on a day when Augusta National was more forgiving and he had to rally just to shoot par. The two players right behind had reason to ...

Patriots defeat Gloversville 3-0 to give coach Henry win 199

GLOVERSVILLE — After dropping a 4-0 Foothills Council match to Scotia-Glenville on their home turf, the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots were looking to return to their winning form. Facing the Gloversville Dragons at Gloversville High School is always a tough matchup for the Patriots. However, ...

Fleming’s goal lifts Lady Bills to 1-0 win over Queensbury

QUEENSBURY — The Johnstown Lady Bills took to the road for the first time this season and returned with a 1-0 victory over Queensbury in Foothills Council action Thursday at Queensbury. Emily Fleming picked up the game-winner with 5:18 left in the first half with a hard shot from the top of ...

Huskies dominant in 3-0 win over Scotia-Glenville

SCOTIA — The Gloversville Huskies improved to 7-0 overall and 5-0 in the Foothills Council with a dominating 3-0 victory over Scotia-Glenville in Foothills Council action Thursday at Scotia-Glenville High School. Gloversville picked up the win on game scores of 25-5, 25-11 and ...