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Mayfield-Northville sweeps WAC meet

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FORT PLAIN — The Mayfield-Northville boys and girls track and field teams posted wins over Berne-Knox-Westerlo and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephatah/St. Johnsville on Thursday. In the boys meet, Mayfield-Northville topped FP-OESJ (85-51) and BKW (119-10) Shawn Allen (110-meter hurdles, 400 ...

AHS boys tennis loses to Schuylerville

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AMSTERDAM — Schuylerville won four of five singles matches on its way to a 6-1 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council boys tennis match Thursday. Michael Gale, Aidan Edwards, Austin Gardner and Rachel McInerney won singles matches for the Black Horses. Justin Ashauer and Hollie ...

Sir Bills top Colonie in regular-season finale

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By PAUL WAGER The Leader-Herald JOHNSTOWN — Having lost for just the second time this season in its last outing, the Johnstown boys lacrosse team looked to bounce back and finish the regular season with a win Thursday. The Sir Bills did just that, notching an 11-1 victory over Colonie ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: Amsterdam edges Broadalbin-Perth, 1-0

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AMSTERDAM — Michael Rocas had an RBI single in the eighth inning to score Peyton Ausfeld and lift Amsterdam to a 1-0 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council baseball game at Shuttleworth Park on Thursday. Carson Cotugno and Andrew Bracchi combined on a one-hitter for the Rams, ...

H.S. Softball Roundup: Canajoharie tops Fonda-Fultonville, 11-5

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CANAJOHARIE — Canajoharie scored all 11 of its runs over the first three innings on its way to an 11-5 victory over Fonda-Fultonville in a Western Athletic Conference softball contest Thursday. Monica Hartlieb had a triple, single and three RBIs for the Lady Cougars, while Caitlyn Baker, ...

Holland Meadows offers junior practice

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VAIL MILLS — Holland Meadows Golf Course is offering a junior practice club on Saturday in May and June from 8 to 11 a.m. The first five golfers in each age group (3-6, 7-10, 1-13 and 14-17) will receive a free range bucket for the driving range. Clubs can be provided if necessary and ...

B-P boys claim Foothills Council title

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JOHNSTOWN — For the second straight year, the Broadalbin-Perth boys track and field team claimed the title at the Foothills Council Championships. The Patriots finished with 119 points to claim the team title at Knox Field. Queensbury (114 points) was second, Scotia-Glenville (100.5) was ...

Lady Bills seeded first for sectionals

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown girls lacrosse team earned the top seed for the Section II Class D Tournament on Wednesday. The Lady Bills, who went 14-1 overall in the regular season, will host either fifth-seeded Catholic Central or fourth-seeded Schuylerville in the semifinals Tuesday at Knox ...

H.S. Baseball Roundup: South Glens Falls cruises past Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — Alex Smith and Justin Nesbitt each had home runs to power South Glens Falls to a 14-0 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council baseball game at Johnstown High School on Wednesday. Nesbitt finished 4-for-5 with two RBIs and two runs scored. Connor Bovair and Dylan Schrammel ...

Gloversville tennis loses in quarterfinals

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SCOTIA — Scotia-Glenville won four of five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a 6-1 victory over Gloversville in a Section II Class A quarterfinal match Wednesday. Ethan McKone, Jared O’Connor, Keith Ogden and Ryan McKone all won singles matches for the Tartans, who also ...

Bruce earns fifth seed for tourney

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SCHENECTADY — Gloversville’s Damian Bruce earned the fifth seed for the Section II Boys Tennis Singles Tournament. Bruce reached the quarterfinals of last year’s tournament and is 13-0 this season. Gloversville’s Ryan Issa and Amsterdam’s Nick Antonelli also will compete in the ...

TAKING TO THE TRACK

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FULTONVILLE — Glen Ridge Motorsports Park hosted an open practice session Wednesday. It was the first on-track action of the season for Glen Ridge, which is scheduled to host its season-opening event Sunday.

Racing Around: McGrew Jr. moving up this season

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During Wednesday’s open practice session at Glen Ridge Motorsports Park, Derrick McGrew Jr. slipped into a junior slingshot for a test drive. Although he had plenty of success in the division as a competitor, he is not stepping back. Instead he was helping out Adrianna DeRocher by taking ...

BYC set to host annual golf tourney

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BROADALBIN — The 17th Annual Broadalbin Youth Commission Golf Tournament will be held “rain or shine” on June 8 at Holland Meadows Golf Course at 8 a.m. The cost will be $85.00 per person and includes beverages on the course, food at the turn and a reception at the course immediately ...

Canjo boys, Mayfield-Northville girls win WAC titles

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FONDA — The Canajoharie boys and Mayfield-Northville girls track and field teams claimed the titles at the Western Athletic Conference Championships at Fonda-Fultonville High School on Tuesday. The Canajoharie boys topped host Fonda-Fultonville by a 136.33-126 margin to earn the boys crown. ...

Girls Lacrosse Roundup: Lady Bills roll past Greenwich

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GREENWICH — Taryn Ringer finished with six goals and three assists to lead Johnstown to a 15-5 victory over Greenwich in a Foothills Council girls lacrosse contest Tuesday. With her effort, Ringer passed the single-season record for points, which was previously set by Jenna Stock in ...

Gloversville softball loses to Hudson Falls

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HUDSON FALLS — Mckenzie Pisani had a double, two singles, three RBIs and scored two runs to help Hudson Falls to a 17-4 victory over Gloversville in a Foothills Council softball game Tuesday. Kayleigh Osterhaudt had two doubles, four RBIs and scored three runs for the Tigers, Grace Davis ...

AHS boys lacrosse loses to Queensbury

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QUEENSBURY — Sean Collins finished with five goals and an assist to lead Queensbury to a 20-1 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council boys lacrosse game Tuesday. The win clinched at least a share of the Foothills Council title for the Spartans for 13th in the program’s 20-year ...

Wells baseball tops Johnsburg

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JOHNSBURG — Dan Johnson allowed one hit, one walk and struck out eight to lead Wells to a 4-1 victory over Johnsburg in a rain-shortened Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference baseball game Monday. Cody Stuart had two hits for the Indians, while Shane Kennedy had a double and reached base ...