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Patriots beat Johnstown to finish with 9-0 record

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BROADALBIN — Jadon Wert scored 19 points to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a Fulton County League boys basketball game Saturday at Broadalbin-Perth High School. The Patriots led 20-6 after one quarter on their way to the win. Jackson Sassanella finished with 18 points for Broadalbin-Perth (9-0 ...

Johnstown prepares for fall 2 sports season

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JOHNSTOWN — In a special meeting held March 2, the Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education voted to allow student athletes to participate in interscholastic sports for what New York state has labeled the “fall 2” season, including boys and girls varsity soccer, girls varsity ...

South High wins Foothills tourney

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South Glens Falls backed up its regular season title by claiming first place in the Foothills Council bowling tournament. The Bulldogs edged runner-up Gloversville 6,306-6,137, while Amsterdam placed third in the team standings with 5,968 total pins and Broadalbin-Perth was fourth with 5,714. ...

Area athletes compete for Sage

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UTICA — The Russell Sage College women’s and men’s indoor track and field teams travelled to Utica College on Friday for a dual meet with the Pioneers. In the men’s meet, Utica won 80-30 and in the women’s meet, Utica edged Sage, 67-64. Michael Cichy (Broadalbin-Perth) was part ...

Mayfield skiers named Section II all-stars

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The Mayfield girls nordic ski team was well represented on the recently announced Section II Nordic Skiing All-Star team. The Lady Panthers, who won the Section II Nordic League team title, had Madison Relyea, Fianna Halloran and Delaney LaFontaine named to the first team. Relyea won the ...

Stanavich hits milestone in Amsterdam win

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By PAUL WAGER The Leader-Herald FONDA — Amsterdam senior Jackie Stanavich scored her 1,000th career point in a 63-40 victory over Fonda-Fultonville on Thursday in a non-league girls basketball game. Stanavich, who needed eight points to reach 1,000 for her career, scored 10 of her ...

Jessica Friesen to enter truck race at Bristol

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — Halmar Friesen Racing (HFR) has announced that Jessica Friesen will drive the HFR number 62 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Toyota Tundra in the Pinty’s Truck Race on Dirt at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 27. Jessica will be driving a second truck out of the HFR ...

PATRIOTS PRACTICE

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The Broadalbin-Perth Patriots made the most of Thursday’s warm weather and an open Patriot Field to run some plays in preparation for the upcoming abbreviated “Fall II” football season.

Johnstown girls top Lady Patriots, 49-30

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JOHNSTOWN — Abby VandeWalker scored 16 points to power Johnstown to a 49-30 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Fulton County League girls basketball game Thursday at Johnstown High School. Jaden Wilson finished with 13 points for the Lady Bills (6-0 overall), while Anna Lee added 11 ...

Johnstown ends seven-game losing streak to Dragons

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Sir Bills picked up their second-straight victory, defeating Gloversville 49-40 Wednesday night at Johnstown High School. The win breaks a seven game win streak by the Dragons over the Sir Bills dating back to Feb. 3, 2017. The Sir Bills saw a 29-17 halftime lead ...

OESJ beats Gloversville for first win of the season

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville girls basketball team picked up its first win of the season Wednesday night, defeating Gloversville 44-29 in Montgomery County, Fulton County League crossover action at Gloversville High School. Sydney Eggleston led the Lady Wolves with ...

H.S. Bowling Roundup: Johnstown tops Glens Falls

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JOHNSTOWN — Mick Winton rolled a 215-592 to lead Johnstown to a 3-1 victory over Glens Falls in a Foothills Council bowling match. Steven Hulbert posted a 225-591 for the Sir Bills, while Matthew Ferrara had a 188-505. Jocelyn Smith posted a 268-655 to lead Glens Falls, while Sean ...

Third quarter surge lifts Dragons to win over Mayfield

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MAYFIELD — Holding a slim 19-17 advantage at the half, the Gloversville Dragons opened the second half with a 9-0 run and pulled away to defeat Mayfield 61-39 in Fulton Five league action Tuesday night at Mayfield High School. James Collar led the Dragons with 28 points, six steals, five ...

Lady Patriots notch third-straight victory

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BROADALBIN — Broadalbin-Perth picked up its third-straight victory with a 59-14 victory over Northville Tuesday night at Broadalbin-Perth High School. Makenzie Smith led the Lady Patriots (6-1) with 15 points, while Emma Goebel hit three 3-pointers in her 13 point effort and Brooke Bush ...

Lady Patriots notch third-straight victory

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BROADALBIN — Broadalbin-Perth picked up its third-straight victory with a 59-14 victory over Northville Tuesday night at Broadalbin-Perth High School. Makenzie Smith led the Lady Patriots (6-1) with 15 points, while Emma Goebel hit three 3-pointers in her 13 point effort and Brooke Bush ...

Western Athletic Conference announces bowling awards

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MIDDLEBURGH — The Western Athletic Conference announced its bowling champions and league honors on Tuesday. Bishop Gibbons won the boys varsity league championship with a 59-5 record, while Fonda-Fultonville placed second in the team standings with a 55-9 record and Fort Plain placed third ...

LEAGUE CHAMPS

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Amsterdam graduate Olivia Lazarou, a junior on the Iona College women’s cross country team, helped the Gaels earn their fifth straight title at the Metro Atlantic Athletic Association Championships on Friday at Seaview Golf Club in Galloway, N.J. It was Iona’s 15th league title in the last ...