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Huskies snap Sir Bills’ 8-year win streak

GLOVERSVILLE — For the past eight years Johnstown has swept the Foothills Council series from Gloversville. Monday night, senior Aaron Dona threw five innings of no-hit ball and the Huskies backed him up with 12 hits as Gloversville defeated the Sir Bills 12-0 at Husky Field to end the ...

Indians slip past Gloversville, 4-3

GLENS FALLS — Gloversville won three of the five singles matches but Glens Falls took both doubles matches to defeat the Huskies 4-3 in Foothills council tennis action Monday at Glens Falls High School. Damian Bruce, Marawan Abbas and Devina Eberts all won their singles matches for ...

Amsterdam rallies to beat Glens Falls

GLENS FALLS — The Amsterdam Lady Rams rallied from a 2-0 deficit to put up five runs in their final two at-bats to bring home a 5-2 victory from Glens Falls in Foothills Council softball action Monday in Glens Falls. Sydney Szczepanik picked up the complete-game victory for Amsterdam, ...

Johnstown boys fall to Cambridge in OT

JOHNSTOWN — Zach Serpa collected four goals and Trevor Murphy had five assists in Johnstown’s 8-7 overtime loss to Cambridge in Wasaren League lacrosse action Monday at Knox Field. Nick Stillwell had two goals for Johnstown and M.J. Heroth tallied a scored. Zach Maxson came up with 12 ...

Ladies League set to meet tonight

VAIL MILLS — The Holland Meadows Ladies Golf League will host its organizational meeting today at 7 p.m. at Holland Meadows Golf Course on Route 29.  Dues of $40 will be collected at the meeting and light refreshments will be served. New members are welcome.  For more information, ...

Benton to play softball at Sage

MAYFIELD — With an eye on becoming a doctor, Mayfield senior Sydney Benton signed her Letter of Intent to play softball for Sage College next year. “Sage was most like my hometown, which I loved,” Benton said. “It was small, had the sports I love and most importantly the major I ...

SLINGING MUD

Darrich Maille, left, and Joshua Reff, right, battle during the first quad amateur moto Sunday during a Central New York Motocross Riders Association event at Twister Valley Sports Complex in Fort Plain.

Student-athletes honored

Athletic Director Matt Ehrenreich of the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Athletic Department, Broadalbin-Perth baseball coach R.J. Pingitore and Broadalbin-Perth softball coach Carie Spraker selected Kayla Weaver, left, of the softball team and Brodryk Benton, right of the baseball ...

Raiders baseball splits with HVCC

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College baseball team split its Mountain Valley Conference doubleheader with Hudson Valley Community College Sunday at the Route 67 campus. FMCC won the opening game in nine innings, 2-1, while HVCC won the night cap, 7-5. Cory Moore and Brogan ...

Golf tournaments set for May, July

The Foundation for Mohawk Valley Libraries, the grass roots funding arm of the Mohawk Valley Library System, which supports ‘Dream and Do Grants’ to the 14 public libraries of Fulton, Montgomery, Schenectady, and Schoharie Counties at 22 separate locations, is hosting two golf tournaments: ...

Gloversville, Johnstown each lose pair

GLOVERSVILLE — Spurred by a nine-run second inning, the Unatego Spartans defeated the host Gloversville Huskies 13-1 in the first game of double-header action in the Glove Cities Baseball Classic Saturday at Husky Field. The Spartans sent 13 batters to the plate in their big inning with ...

Track & Field Roundup: Lady Rams set several new records

COHOES — It was a record-setting day for the Amsterdam girls track team at the Cohoes Relays Saturday at Cohoes High School. The Lady Rams set a new meet record in the 4x400 meter relay and established new school records in the sprint medley relay and the 4x200-meter relay. The team of ...

Amsterdam softball earns victory

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam softball team posted a 6-5 victory over Salem in the opening round of the Mayfield Tournament on Saturday. The Lady Rams scored all six of their runs in the second innings. Megan LaMont had a two-run home run for Amsterdam (6-3 overall), while Nicole DeRose, ...

Boys Lacrosse Roundup: Johnstown tops Utica Proctor

JOHNSTOWN — Trevor Murphy finished with four goals and four assists to power Johnstown to a 12-2 victory over Utica Proctor in a non-league boys lacrosse team Saturday at Knox Field. Kerry Blackwood had three goals for the Sir Bills, Garrett Way recorded two goals and three assists, and ...

Mowrey scores eight in Cobleskill finale

COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s lacrosse team closed its season on Saturday with a 24-4 home victory over Medaille College in North Eastern Athletic Conference action. With the win, the Fighting Tigers close the season with a 4-9 overall and a 1-7 mark in conference play, while the ...

Girls Lacrosse Roundup: Lady Bills top Witches, improve to 6-1 overall

JOHNSTOWN — Playing in front of their hometown fans for only the second time this season, the Johnstown girls lacrosse team gave them plenty to cheer about. With eight players contributing to the scoring, the once-beaten Lady Bills rolled past Greenwich 17-10 Friday under the lights at Knox ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Gloversville pounds B-P, runs win streak to six games

GLOVERSVILLE — For the second time in as many days, Gloversville posted a 15-4 win over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council game on its new turf field Friday. After hosting the Lady Patriots on Thursday, the Huskies were home again one day later. However, Gloversville was officially the ...

OESJ baseball tops Old Forge, 11-4

OLD FORGE — Jack Brundage had a double, two singles and two RBIs to lift Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville to an 11-4 victory over Old Forge in a non-league baseball game Friday. The Wolves had nine different players register at least one hit as they pounded out 16 hits in the game. Von ...