Local Sports

Rams spoil Patriots field debut, 9-3

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth and Amsterdam baseball teams waited out an hour long weather delay before getting the inaugural varsity game on the Patriots new facility under way Thursday at Broadalbin-Perth High School. Matt Hinderliter got the first hit on the new field for the ...

Mayfield clinches WAC Cup berth with win

BERNE — Jillian Botch recorded 12 strike outs in her two-hit performance in the circle for Mayfield as the Lady Panthers defeated Berne-Knox-Westerlo 10-1 Thursday at Berne-Knox-Westerlo High School. With the win, Mayfield clinched a spot in the WAC Cup game on Monday. Botch backed up ...

AHS girls lacrosse loses to Schuylerville

AMSTERDAM — Seven different players scored to lead Schuylerville to a 20-3 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council girls lacrosse game at Lynch Literacy Academy on Wednesday. Kayli Hoefs, Elena Fedullo and Lucia Liverio scored for the Lady Rams, while Paige Bertuch made 10 ...

Queensbury locks up title with win

QUEENSBURY — The Queensbury Spartans recorded their 14th-straight victory and locked up their 12th Foothills Council title Thursday with a 17-1 win over Amsterdam at Queensbury High School. Paul Wright had three goals and an assist for Queensbury (14-1 overall, 9-0 Foothills), while Alex ...

Triathlon scheduled to take place June 16

BROADALBIN — The Great Sacandaga Challenge Triathlon will take place June 16. The event, presented by the Sacandaga Triclub, will feature a kids splash and dad, a youth triathlon and an adult sprint triathlon. For more information or to register, visit www.greatsacandagachallenge.com.

Impossible pin tourney May 27

GLOVERSVILLE – Holland Meadows Golf Course will host an Impossible Pin tournament on May 27. Tee times are available from 9 to 11:30 a.m. for the four-person scramble format. The entry fee will be $30 per person, with prizes awarded to teams based on flights. There will be an optional $5 ...

Broadalbin-Perth tops Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM – After splitting a doubleheader with Gloversville on Monday, the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots returned to their winning form Wednesday. Sparked by a triple from Jack Szumowski and an RBI double from Jack Marsden, the Patriots put together a three-run second inning and battled out of ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Mayfield holds off OESJ, 7-5

BROADALBIN — The Mayfield Panthers came out swinging Wednesday, putting up seven first-inning runs. They would need every one of them as Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville chipped away at the lead to threaten in its final at bat only to have Mayfield’s John Fancher come on and shut down ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Tartans roll past Huskies

GLOVERSVILLE — Lauren Zeglen had a home run, double, three singles and three RBIs to power Scotia-Glenville to a 12-3 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council softball game at Gloversville High School. Mary Zeman added a two-run home run for the Tartans, who improved to 10-5 overall ...

Racing Around: Fonda set to host KoD series

After losing its season-opener at Glen Ridge Motorsports Park to wet weather, the King of Dirt Sportsman Series will take to the track Saturday at Fonda Speedway. In its second season, the seven-race series, under the direction of Rob (Hazer) Hayes, takes place at six different tracks and has ...

Boys Tennis Roundup: Gloversville tops Schuylerville, 4-3

SCHUYLERVILLE — Gloversville won four of five singles matches to post a 4-3 victory over Schuylerville in a Foothills Council boys tennis match Wednesday. Damian Bruce, Marawan Abbas, Kaden O’Shaughnessy and Devina Eberts all won singles matches for the Huskies (8-5 overall, 8-5 ...

Sturdivant competes for UAlbany track

BALTIMORE — The University at Albany men’s track & field team won its 14th-straight America East Outdoor title last weekend, claiming victory in eight events and defeating runner-up and America East Indoor champion UMass Lowell 219-165.5. Amsterdam graduate Omahri Sturdivant placed ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Lady Braves rally past Galway, 8-7

FONDA — Sierra Rose plated the game-winning runs with a two-run, two-out single to left field in the bottom of the seventh to lead Fonda-Fultonville to a Western Athletic Conference victory over Galway. Brianne Egelston had a three-run home run, single and an RBI for FFCS (10-4 overall, 8-2 ...

Track & Field Roundup: Amsterdam boys, girls sweep Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE — The Amsterdam track and field teams dominated Tuesday’s Foothills Council meet against Gloversville at Park Terrace Elementary School. Marco Rivera was a triple winner for the Amsterdam boys at they posted a 107-34 victory over the Huskies, while Gabby Stanavich, Olivia ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Tartans get past Sir Bills

SCOTIA — Andrew LeMorta pitched a complete-game three-hitter to lead Scotia-Glenville to a 10-1 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council baseball game Tuesday. LeMorta struck out 12 for the Tartans, who improved to 7-3 in Foothills Council play with the win. Johnstown (3-13 overall, ...

AHS boys lacrosse loses to Schuylerville

AMSTERDAM — Anthony Barone-Lopez and Aaron Rackowski each scored twice for Amsterdam in a 13-4 loss to Schuylerville in a Foothills Council boys lacrosse contest Tuesday at Lynch Literacy Academy. Matt Johnson made 23 saves for the Rams, who slipped to 2-10 overall and 0-8 in Foothills ...

AHS boys tennis loses to Scotia, 7-0

AMSTERDAM — Scotia-Glenville won all five singles matches and both doubles contests on its way to a 7-0 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council boys tennis match at Amsterdam High School on Tuesday. Laif Lundstrom, Jacob McKenzie, Ethan McKone, Jared O’Connor and Ryan McKone all won ...

FMCC baseball headed to playoffs

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College baseball team went 2-2 over the weekend in doubleheaders at Jefferson Community College and SUNY Adirondack. The team also clinched a spot in the Region 3 playoffs over the weekend.  On Sunday, FMCC lost 15-7 in the opening game at SUNY ...

FMCC softball wraps up season

HERKIMER — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College softball team finished its season Sunday with a doubleheader at Herkimer College. The Lady Raiders lost the first game, 17-0 and the second game, 20-0. Sam De La Fleur and Emily Washburn each singled to start game one, but were unable to ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: B-P, Gloversville split doubleheader

GLOVERSVILLE — After being halted by a severe thunderstorm on Friday, the Broadalbin-Perth Patriots and Gloversville Huskies squared off in a Foothills Council doubleheader Monday at Husky Field. The Patriots picked up where they left off in the opener, building on their 5-0 lead when the ...