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Broadalbin-Perth volleyball sweeps Scotia-Glenville, 3-0

BROADALBIN — Cassy Bown registered her 700th career kill to help Broadalbin-Perth to a 3-0 victory over Scotia-Glenville in a Foothills Council volleyball match Friday. Bown finished the match with 12 kills, eight digs and four aces on senior night. The Lady Patriots won by scores of ...

AHS tennis players compete in sectionals

SCHENECTADY — Two Amsterdam singles players and two doubles teams took part in the Section II Tournament at Central Park this week. Amsterdam’s Helen Flint lost her lone singles match to Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake’s Veronica Fulgeri, who advanced to play in Monday’s semifinals. The ...

Brundage’s late goals power Wolfpack into Class D semis

GLOVERSVILLE — Facing the team that denied them a shot at the Section II Class D title last season, the Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville boys soccer team turned up the heat on a cold windy day. The Wolfpack dominated play through the first 72 minutes of play in their quarter final match ...

Panthers overpower Lions in Class C opener with 6-0 win

MAYFIELD — Heading into its playoff opener, Mayfield coach Jon Caraco didn’t need to remind his team that anything can happen in sectionals. But he did anyway. Last year, the Panthers were seeded first in the Section II Class C Tournament before being stunned by eighth-seeded Berlin, ...

Playoffs begin tonight for Patriots, Blue Devils

The postseason begins tonight for two area high school football teams. Both Broadalbin-Perth and Dolgeville will take to the road to begin the playoffs. The Patriots are scheduled to travel to Richmondville to face Reinfurt Division champion Cobleskill-Richmondville in a Section II Class B ...

Chapin’s goal gives Lady Bills 1-0 upset win over Greenville

GREENVILLE — Roslyn Chapin picked the right time to score her first varsity goal. Chapin poked home the lone goal of the match on an assist from Jenna Thompson as the 10th-seeded Johnstown Lady Bills upset No. 7 Greenville 1-0 Thursday to advance to the Class B quarterfinals to face No. 2 ...

Galway wins WAC volleyball tourney

CANAJOHARIE — Galway rallied in the championship match to defeat Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons and claim the Western Athletic Conference Tournament Championship Thursday night at Canajoharie High school. The Golden Eagles won the first game of the championship match 25-20 before dropping the ...

Ausfeld leads Rams to win over Bulldogs

AMSTERDAM — Peyton Ausfeld rushed for three touchdowns and threw for another to lead Amsterdam to a 51-20 victory in crossover football action Thursday night at the Lynch Literacy Academy. Ausfeld had touchdown runs of 5, 12 and 7 yards and threw a 65-yard touchdown pass to Caydren Graveley ...

Lady Sea Dragons top Amsterdam, 103-59

GLOVERSVILLE — Gloversville-Mayfield won 10 of 12 events on its way to a 103-59 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council girls swim meet at Gloversville Middle School on Wednesday. Isabelle Willis won the 200-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle for the Lady Sea Dragons, while Mariana ...

Royal Mtn. Junior Ski Team to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Royal Mountain Junior Ski Team will host a meeting Oct. 24 at the Johnstown Public Library. There also will be sign-ups and a parent information night at the event. Information for the year will be discussed and a tentative race schedule will be available. The meeting is ...

Booster Club to host McDonald’s Night

JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown Puple and Gold Booster Club will host a McDonald’s Night Wednesday at the Johnstown McDonald’s from 5 to 7 p.m. All profits will benefit the Purple and Gold Booster Club.

Bowling Hall to host induction dinner

JOHNSTOWN — Roger Buckman, President of the New York State USBC, will be the guest speaker at the 40th annual Fulton County Bowling Hall of Fame induction dinner on Sunday. The event will take place at Patricia’s Restaurant. Inductees will be Kati-lyn Meher, Charles Murray and Charlie ...

Lady Bills roll past Salem-Cambridge

JOHNSTOWN — The postseason looked a lot like the regular season for the Johnstown field hockey team. The top-seeded Lady Bills scored five goals in the first half on their way to a 9-1 victory over ninth-seeded Salem-Cambridge. “I thought we played well today,” Johnstown coach ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Broadalbin-Perth ousted by Greenville

GREENVILLE — Tim Biernacki scored twice to lift fifth-seeded Greenville to a 3-2 victory over 12th-seeded Broadalbin-Perth in a first-round Section II Class B boys soccer contest Wednesday. James Mitchell also scored for the Spartans, netting a penalty kick. Mitchell also had an assist for ...

H.S. Volleyball Roundup: Johnstown sweeps Gloversville, 3-0

JOHNSTOWN — Janay Douglas had 13 kills, 13 digs and two blocks to lift Johnstown to a 3-0 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council volleyball match at Johnstown High School on Wednesday. The Lady Bills won by scores of 25-21, 25-22 and 25-18. Macenzie Ward posted 10 digs, seven ...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Fort Plain slips past Hoosic Valley, 1-0

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Hilltoppers played their way into the first round of the Section II Class C tournament Tuesday. Facing Hoosic Valley in a play-in game at the Fort Plain Sports Complex, the 12th-seeded Hilltoppers got a scored in the first half when Ethan Reese made a move on the ...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Gloversville blanked by Mohonasen, 3-0

ROTTERDAM — Liv Raucci finished with two goals and an assist to lead the sixth-seeded Mohonasen girls soccer team to a 3-0 victory over 11th-seeded Gloversville in a Section II Class A first-round contest Tuesday. Matti Miller also scored for the Mighty Warriors, while Hailey Dunsmore added ...

Cross Country Roundup: Johnstown boys earn split in final home meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Amsterdam girls cross country teams posted wins over Johnstown and Gloversville in a Foothills Council meet at Johnstown High School on Tuesday. The Broadalbin-Perth boys and girls posted wins over host Johnstown. In the boys meet, Johnstown notched a 22-48 victory over ...

Girls Swimming Roundup: Fonda-Johnstown falls short against Queensbury, 86-73

JOHNSTOWN — Queensbury won seven of 12 events on its way to an 86-73 victory over Fonda-Johnstown in a Foothills Council swim meet at Johnstown High School on Tuesday. Kayla Keddy (200-yard freestyle), Sadie Giumarra (200 individual medley), Caleigh Johnson (1-meter diving), Natalie ...

C-FP volleyball edges Hadley-Luzerne, 3-2

FORT PLAIN — Kayla Mastin finished with 13 kills, nine service points, five blocks and two aces to lead Canajoharie-Fort Plain to a 3-2 victory over Hadley-Luzerne in a non-league volleyball match Tuesday. C-FP dropped the first two sets by scores of 25-23 and 25-18 before rallying to win ...