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Lawyer leads Braves past Mayfield, 8-0

FONDA — Kyle Lawyer had a big day for Fonda-Fultonville as the Braves defeated Mayfield 8-0 in Western Athletic Conference action Monday at Fonda-Fultonville High School. Lawyer picked up the complete game shut out scattering four hits and went 3-for-4 at the plate with a double, two ...

Johnstown girls edge Lady Tartans, 11-10

SCOTIA — The Johnstown Lady Bills turned in a strong second-half performance to defeat Scotia-Glenville 11-10 in Foothills Council girls lacrosse action Monday at Scotia-Glenville High School. Maddie Etherton connected for four goals for Johnstown (7-0 overall, 5-0 Foothills), while Abbey ...

Serpa leads Sir Bills to 16-2 victory

HOOSICK FALLS — Johnstown got four goals and four assists from Zach Serpa in a 16-2 win over Hoosick Falls Monday. Chase Benton added three goals and an assist, while Josh Hoyt had three goals and Brandon Handy finished with two goals and two assists. Trevor Murphy chipped in with a goal ...

Schedule set for women’s tourney

GLOVERSVILLE — The teams and starting times for the Fulton County Regional USBC Women’s City Tournament at Arterial Lanes have been announced. The tournament is scheduled to run from May 4 to 9. For more information, call Connie Hladik at (518) 762-9305. Fulton County Regional USBC ...

Several Dolgeville wrestlers named Center State Conference all-stars

Several Dolgeville-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville wrestlers were among those named to the 2018-19 Center State Conference wrestling all-star team. Bradley Lamphere (120 pounds), Jacob Null (160), Kyle Getman (182) and John Monk (220) were all named all-stars for the Blue Devils, while Nate ...

Track & Field Roundup: B-P boys place second at Luciano Invitational

HUDSON FALLS — The Broadalbin-Perth boys track and field team finished second Saturday at the Anthony Luciano Invitational at Hudson Falls High School. Saranac of Section VII won the team title with 84 points, while the Patriots were second with 55 points. Scotia-Glenville (52 points) was ...

Dellabarca-Barnes competes for HVCC

TROY — For the second consecutive year, the Hudson Valley men’s outdoor track and field program claimed the NJCAA Region 3 Championship after accumulating 293 points over the course of the two-day meet at the Outdoor Athletic Complex on the campus of HVCC. The Vikings women’s outdoor ...

AHS boys tennis loses to Scotia

AMSTERDAM — Scotia-Glenville won all five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a 7-0 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council boys tennis match April 18. Jacob McKenzie, Ethan McKone, Jared O’Connor, Keith Ogden and Ryan McKone all won singles matches for the Tartans. ...

Sheppard picks up win in Fonda opener

FONDA — Racing Saturday night was not originally in the plans for Matt Sheppard. However, rain forced the cancellation of racing at Fulton Speedway so he made the trip to Fonda Speedway for the opening Allegiance Night at Fonda Speedway. Sheppard benefitted from a late-race miscue in lapped ...

Johnstown gets past Amsterdam, 12-9

JOHNSTOWN — Josh Hoyt finished with four goals and two assists to lead Johnstown to a 12-9 victory over Amsterdam in a non-league boys lacrosse game Saturday at Knox Field. Trevor Murphy had three goals and five assists for the Sir Bills, while Zach Serpa scored twice. Chase Benton had a ...

Opalka, Tavolaro compete for Sage

TROY — The Sage Colleges’ men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams were in action on Saturday at the Capital District Championship hosted by RPI. In the 1,500 meter run, senior co-captain Victoria Opalka (Broadalbin-Perth) finished in 27th in a time of 5:34.52. Junior Joanna ...

Boucaud competing for SUNY Cobleskill

TROY — The SUNY Cobleskill men’s track and field team closed their regular outdoor season on Saturday afternoon at the Capital District Classic hosted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute at the college’s Harkness Field and Track Facility. The Fighting Tigers posted a team total of 34 ...

Fulton-Montgomery softball swept by Herkimer in its home opener

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College softball team lost both games of its home doubleheader with Herkimer College on Thursday. The Generals won the first game, 19-1, and the second game, 10-0. Both games were shortened to five innings by the 10-run rule. In the first game, ...

B-P baseball tops Johnstown, 14-4

AMSTERDAM — Jack Marsden was 4-for-4 with a double, triple, two RBIs and three runs scored to help Broadalbin-Perth to a 14-4 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council baseball game at Shuttleworth Park on Friday. Brodryk Benton had a single, double and two RBIs for the Patriots, while ...

Weather postpones several area events

Friday’s wet weather and this weekend’s forecast forced the postponement of several area events. The Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville at Gloversville softball game was postponed with no make-up date set. The Hoosick Falls at Fort Plain baseball game was postponed with no ...

Bouchard, Rowback earn Class A all-state honors

Two Gloversville players were among those named to the New York State Sportswriters Association boys basketball all-state team. The all-state teams in Class AA and A were announced Wednesday. Junior Dante Bouchard was named to the 11th team in Class A, while junior Joey Rowback was named ...

Cotugno leads Rams to Foothills Council victory

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Rams got a solid performance on the mound from sophomore Carson Cotugno as they defeated Scotia-Glenville 3-0 in Foothills Council baseball action Thursday at Shuttleworth Park. Cotugno struck out 11 and scattered four hits in his six inning on the mound to get the ...

Canajoharie tops Little Falls, 12-0

CANAJOHARIE — The first six batters reached base and scored for Canajoharie as the Lady Cougars jumped out to a 6-0 lead and never looked back as they defeated Little Falls 12-0 in non-league softball action Thursday at Canajoharie High School. Kylie Rickard ripped two triples and a single ...

South High romps to win over Rams

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Matt Johnson collected 25 saves in goal for Amsterdam but it was not enough at South High romped to a 13-3 victory in Foothills Council boys lacrosse action Thursday at South Glens Falls High School. Zack LaFave recorded three goals and two assists, while Cullen Krug ...

Sturdivant competing for Albany track team

ALBANY — Amsterdam graduate Omahri Sturdivant, a junior on the University at Albany men’s track and field team, won the triple jump competition Saturday at the Bobbi J. Palma UAlbany Spring Classic. Sturdivant won with a wind-aided distance of 49-4 1/4.