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Oathout, Dillenback spark Sea Dragons win

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GLOVERSVILLE — Powered by double individual victories from Lukas Oathout and Dane Dillenback, the Gloversville-Mayfield Sea Dragons swam to a 105-78 victory over Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk in virtual swim action Thursday. Oathout posted victories in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 56.61 ...

Skiing Roundup: Mayfield girls win Scotia-Glenville Invitational

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PORTER CORNERS — The Mayfield girls nordic ski team claimed three of the top five spots on its way to a win in the Scotia-Glenville Invitational on Wednesday. The meet was a 3K skate event that took place at Brookhaven Golf Course. Mayfield finished with a team total of 10 points, while ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Johnstown loses to Scotia-Glenville, 3-1

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JOHNSTOWN — Savannah Swiatocha posted a 235-662 to lead Scotia-Glenville to a 3-1 victory over Johnstown in a Foothills Council bowling match Wednesday. Jacob Leffler finished with a 223-629 for the Tartans, Josh Allen had a 234-563 and Nick Auspelmyer recorded a 196-523. Aiden Young added a ...

Fo-Jo swimmers defeat HF-SGF

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JOHNSTOWN — Fonda-Johnstown won nine of 11 events on its way to a 118-46 victory over Hudson Falls-South Glens Falls in a Foothills Council swim meet Friday. Scout Huckans (200-yard freestyle, 500 freestyle) and Vincent Rizzo (100 freestyle, 200 individual medley) each won two events for ...

Schedules set for Montgomery County basketball

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Having been given the green light by Montgomery County and their respective school boards to begin play, five area schools released their boys and girls basketball schedules Tuesday. Amsterdam, Canajoharie, Fonda-Fultonville, Fort Plain and Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville will play eight ...

Amsterdam rolls past Hudson Falls

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AMSTERDAM — Jon Wolff rolled games of 251 and 251 on his way to a 700 series to lead Amsterdam to a 4-0 victory over Hudson Falls in a Foothills Council bowling match Monday. Kai Brennan posted a 267-656 for the Rams, Donovan Lazier rolled a 244-636 and Matt Sawitzki had a 237-596. Landon ...

Amsterdam’s Aldi earns NAC honors

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DELHI — Amsterdam graduate Azia Aldi, of Fort Johnson, was among 46 SUNY Delhi student-athletes who were selected for academic excellence as part of the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Fall All-Academic Team. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic impacting or cancelling competitive seasons, the ...

40-day Saratoga meet to open July 15

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OZONE PARK — The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced the 2021 NYRA racing calendar, which calls for 202 live race days at Aqueduct Racetrack, Belmont Park, and Saratoga Race Course. Live racing is currently being conducted at Aqueduct, where the 2021 winter meet ...

New hoop schedules for America East

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BOSTON - The America East Conference has announced the next two-week increment in their altered basketball schedules. The latest schedule adjustments override plans made for the weekend of February 6 and 7 when the conference moved to their two-week increment plan. UAlbany’s women will ...

Queensbury sweeps Lake George Invy

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NORTH CREEK — The Queensbury Spartans swept the team titles at the Lake George Nordic Invitational Saturday at the Gore Mountain Nordic Ski Center. Lucas Jenkin led a pack of five Queensbury skiers in the top six spots with his winning time of 20:30.9 over the 6.6K ...

Montgomery County approves high-risk winter sportsFinal approval rests with county’s school districts; Johnstown opts out Final approval rests with county’s school districts; Johnstown opts out

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The roller-coaster ride continued for area athletes Friday. Those awaiting word on whether they would be allowed to play sports deemed high-risk got mixed results. For those competing at the five Montgomery County high schools, they moved one step closer to competing pending approval by their ...

Gloversville bowlers top Amsterdam, 4-0

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GLOVERSVILLE — Mark Sgambato rolled games of 222, 236 and 228 to finished with a 686 series to help Gloversville post a 4-0 victory over Amsterdam in a Foothills Council bowling match Friday. Adrian Dorman posted a 256-675 for the Huskies, London Tallon finished with a 226-612 and Adam ...

Waiting game continues for local athletes

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The waiting game continues for several area athletes hoping to begin the winter season. After the Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration provided guidance late last week that county health departments were allowed to decide if school districts could resume high-risk winter sports beginning Feb. ...

Amsterdam bowlers improve to 25-3

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AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Rams improved their record to 25-3 on the season with a 4-0 victory over Schuylerville in virtual Foothills Council bowling action Thusday at Imperial Lanes and Old Town Alleys. Patrick Hyam paced Amsterdam with his 247-649 triple, while Donavan Lazier rolled a ...

WAC working on plan for high-risk sports

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The governor’s office has announced that “higher risk” sports can resume Feb. 1. Guidance from the governor’s office says “individual or distanced group training and organized no/low-contact group training” can start next month, along with games and/or tournaments if local health ...

Johnstown girls place fifth at West Mountain

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GLENS FALLS — Ballston Spa put together solid runs to take the team titles in both slalom runs at the Johnstown Invitational Wednesday at West Mountain. Queensbury’s Meredith Montgomery posted the fastest time in the first run with a time of 42.55, while Saratoga’s Avery Waters posted ...

Fonda-Johnstown edges Canajoharie-Fort Plain in virtual meet

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JOHNSTOWN — Roster depth proved to be the difference as the Fonda-Johnstown defeated Canajoharie-Fort Plain 85-83 in virtual swim action Wednesday afternoon. Swimming at Johnstown High School, FoJo picked up four wins on the day, the 200-yard medley relay, 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Amsterdam sweeps Broadalbin-Perth

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AMSTERDAM — Mekhi Curry rolled games of 213 and 226 and finished with a 605 series to help Amsterdam post a 4-0 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Foothills Council bowling match Wednesday. Donavan Lazier rolled a 233-594 for the Rams, while Jon Wolff posted a 211-588. Patrick Hyam recorded ...