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BP golfers score Foothills win over Gloversville

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Broadalbin-Perth Patriots improved to 2-0 on the season with a 166-228 victory over Gloversville in Foothills Council golf action Thursday at the Kingsboro Golf Club. The Patriots’ Landon Russom earned medalist honors with his round of 37. Derek Goebel followed with a ...

Hatch doubles up at Caroga Creek RacePark

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By Toby LaGrange Caroga Creek RacePark EPHRATAH — The Caroga Creek ran their next to last points paying event of the season Saturday afternoon. On the card was double features for each class due to a rainout on Aug. 29. When all was said and done 17 drivers took home wins in the 26 ...

Schuetzenfest

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JOHNSTOWN — The Pine Tree Rifle Club concluded its Centerfire League competition recently as they celebrated their annual Schuetzenfest Match. Wayne VanDetta captured the championship being crowned SchuetzenKonig (Shooting King) of the event with 60 points. Second place was earned by Clif ...

B-P girls lose to Queensbury, 148-187

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QUEENSBURY — The Broadalbin-Perth girls golf team dropped a 148-187 decision to Queensbury in its Foothills Council opener at Glens Falls Country Club on Tuesday. Adriana Della Bella led Queensbury with a 46, Geena Burkich had a 49 and Mia D’Angelico added a 53. Mairead Marsden led ...

Johnstown hosts Amsterdam in season opener

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JOHNSTOWN — They may have been wearing masks, but you could tell there were big smiles on the faces of the Johnstown and Amsterdam golfers as they teed off for the first time this season Monday at Fox Run Golf Club. “We are excited to just be out here and doing something again,” ...

FMCC runners post solid showings

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NEWARK — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled to Finger Lakes on Saturday to take part in the third Region 3 race of the season.   Both the men and women ran a challenging 5K course.  FMCC’s Kira Williams won the women’s race ...

Rec hoop league delays season

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AMSTERDAM — The City of Amsterdam Recreation Department will be delaying the start of the 2020-21 Amsterdam Recreation Basketball League. This will include Mini-Ballers as well as kindergarten through 8th grade.  If at all possible, we will have a 2020-2021 basketball season even if it ...

Hales Mills to host impossible pin event

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JOHNSTOWN — Hales Mills Country Club will host Spackler’s Impossible Pin Tournament on Oct. 11. The four-person scramble event will begin at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start. The entry fee will be $40 for members and $60 for non-members. The event will use an A, B, C, D format, where each ...

Mayfield/Northville golfers victorious

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TOWN OF JOHNSTOWN — George Abdella turned in a six-hole round of 31 to lead the Mayfield/Northville golf team to an 11-4 victory over Galway in Western Athletic Conference competition Friday at Hales Mills Country Club. Jordan Miller added a round of 32 for Mayfield/Northville, while Trevor ...

Scenic day on the links

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JOHNSTOWN — The Mayfield-Northville golf team hosted Galway in a Western Athletic Conference match at Hales Mills Country Club in Johnstown on Friday.

Griffin returning as Mohawks coach

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AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Mohawks announced Thursday at Keith Griffin will return as head coach for the 2021 season. Griffin has been the Mohawks’ head coach since 2009 but did not coach the squad this summer due to COVID-19 restrictions. Griffin coached the Mohawks to league titles in ...

Allery doubles up at Caroga Creek

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By TOBY LAGRANGE Caroga Creek RacePark EPHRATAH — The Caroga Creek RacePark played host to their second double header day of the 2020 season. On the card would be a weekly program of racing in the afternoon with the WCRS and NEPRO Series taking center stage in the evening. While the ...

Back in Action

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DOLGEVILLE — In this most unusual of years, it was almost fitting that the first Section II high school athletic competition since March took place in Section III. With no golf course in St. Johnsville, Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville plays its home matches in Herkimer County, which is on ...

TIME TO TEE OFF

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The Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville boys and girls golf teams are scheduled to host Fort Plain today in a Western Athletic Conference match at Hopson Hills Golf Course in Dolgeville. The match is the first scheduled match of the revised fall high school sports schedule.

FALL SPORTS … FINALLY

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The first day of practice took place Monday for select fall high school sports in the Foothills Council and Western Athletic Conference. Golf and cross country teams were among those getting under way.

Perrego claims Montgomery County Open victory

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FONDA — The engines fired up at Fonda Speedway for the final time this season and a quartet of drivers found their way to Victory Lane for the first time. Anthony Perrego got to the front early and maneuvered his way through lapped traffic to win the 35-lap, $3,500-to-win for the Montgomery ...

Williams wins at FMCC Invitational

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TOWN OF JOHNSTOWN — Fulton-Montgomery Community College hosted the Raider Classic Cross-Country meet on Saturday. The meet included teams from Mohawk Valley, Broome, Tompkins Cortland, Finger Lakes, Corning, Jamestown and host FMCC with the women competing over a 5K course, while the men ...