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Fulton United Soccer Club sign-ups set

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JOHNSTOWN — Fulton United Soccer Club sign-ups for the fall will take place online July 1 through July 31. The registration fee will be $40 for the fall season. No late sign-ups will be accepted. For more information, visit the Fulton United Soccer Club website, www.FUSC.info or on ...

Friesen wins 50-lap feature at Fonda

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FONDA — Stewart Friesen got the big pay check, but Danny Santabarbara celebrated his birthday with the biggest moment in his racing career. Friesen charged from his 15th starting spot to take home the winner’s share of the $3,500-to-win Firecracker 50, while Santabarbara picked up his ...

Mohawks get past Dragons

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AMSTERDAM — Playing Glens Falls for the third time this week, the Amsterdam Mohawks posted a 6-5 victory over the Dragons on Saturday in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League contest at Shuttleworth Park. It was the second one-run victory for Amsterdam over Glens Falls in as many ...

Prince registers ace at Nick Stoner

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CAROGA LAKE — Alex Prince recorded a hole-in-one at Nick Stoner Golf Course on Wednesday. Prince, from Philadelphia, Pa., used an 8-iron to ace the 150-yard 13th hole. He was playing with Patrick Glenn.

BOYS OF SUMMER

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The Fort Plain baseball team hosted its annual camp June 25 to July 2. The camp was open to players age 6 and older. It will took place at the Fort Plain Sports Complex and was directed by Fort Plain varsity coach Craig Phillips, who has more than 700 career victories. Assisting Phillips were ...

Fulton United Soccer Club sign-ups set

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JOHNSTOWN — Fulton United Soccer Club sign-ups for the fall will take place online July 1 through July 31. The registration fee will be $40 for the fall season. No late sign-ups will be accepted. For more information, visit the Fulton United Soccer Club website, www.FUSC.info or on ...

Coaching class offered in July

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GUILDERLAND — One of the courses required to coach in New York state high schools will be taught at Vent Fitness. The theories and techniques of coaching high school athletics course will take place July 28 and 29 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on all days. Participants must attend all class ...

Annual hillclimb July 15 at Royal

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CAROGA LAKE — The 36th annual Monster motorcycle, ATV and snowmobile hillclimb will take place July 15 at the Royal Mountain Ski Area. All hillclimbers must be signed in by 10 a.m. with racing at 11 a.m. The event is the highlight of the racing season at Royal with more than 200 of the ...

Nine area riders post wins at Royal

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CAROGA LAKE — A total of nine area riders posted wins during Monster Energy Supercross competition Thursday at Royal Mountain Ski Area. Johnstown’s Casey Battisti won the 122-250 expert and 122-open expert classes and Fonda’s Tyler Blowers won the 122-open amateur and schoolboy ...

Dedicated Donation

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GLOVERSVILLE — While shopping with his family, Evan Darling noticed a woman in the store who had no hair and he curiously asked his parents why. They explained that it was probably due to having a cancer treatment that causes hair loss. He decided then that he wanted to do something to ...

Mohawks get past Oneonta

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ONEONTA — Ben Rhodes finished 2-for-3 with two RBIs to lead Amsterdam to a 6-3 victory over Oneonta in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League game at Damaschke Field on Wednesday. Jake Hammon, Shane Muntz, Richie Barrella and Michael Ludowig all had a single and an RBI for the Mohawks, ...

Racing Around: Fonda win special for Drellos

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In the early years at Fonda Speedway, the Drellos family knew the fast way to Victory Lane with drivers like Kenny Shoemaker, Pete Corey Jeep Herbert, Buck Holiday and Paul Marshall behind the wheel of the famous No. 111 and 111A coupes. On June 16, Demetrious Drellos, the grandson of famed ...

Robinson, Sager inducted into national Hall of Fame

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For seven years, Harry Robinson was the leader on the defensive side of the ball for the Glove Cities Colonials championship teams in the 1970s. With an impressive stat sheet that shows in 1974 alone he made 30 solo tackles, assisted on 88 more, pulled down three interceptions, running one ...

Fort Plain’s Stockwell receives second team all-state honor

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Fort Plain sophomore pitcher Michaela Stockwell was the lone area selection on the recently announced 2018 New York State Sportswriters Association softball all-state team. Stockwell helped the Lady Hilltoppers to a 13-5 overall record and an 8-3 mark in Western Athletic Conference play. ...

Johnstown to host girls hoop clinic

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JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown girls basketball team will host a basketball clinic on Mondays, starting July 9 and continuing through July 30. The free clinic will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Warren Street Elementary School gymnasium. The clinic is open to third- through eighth-graders ...

Gloversville to host volleyball camps

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Huskies volleyball program will host volleyball camps this summer. The fundamentals camp is for all girls entering grades seven to 12 and of all levels of ability. It runs July 23 and 24 from 9 a.m. to noon at Gloversville High School and costs $20. The ...

Fort Plain to host basketball camp

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FORT PLAIN — Fort Plain Central School will host the 2018 Hilltoppers Basketball Camp for girls and boys entering second- through eighth-grade July 9 to 13. Students do not need to attend Fort Plain Schools. The camp will take place from 9 a.m. to noon each day at the Harry Hoag ...

FFCS baseball camp scheduled

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FONDA — Fonda-Fultonville baseball coach Rick Palumbo will host his 13th annual summer baseball camp July 9 through July 13 at Fonda-Fultonville Little League Park. The camp, which will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will have baseball stations with an emphasis on throwing, catching and ...

Hartman Jr. cashes in with Stars and Stripes 50 victory

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FULTONVILLE — Starting eighth on the field Tim Hartman Jr. knew he had to be patient and let the race come to him. Hartman picked his way to the front of the pack at the midway point of the Stars and Stripes 50 and survived a late-race restart to take home his second-straight victory and ...

Miller, Pollak post wins at Royal

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CAROGA LAKE — Johnstown’s Maxx Miller and Kyle Pollak topped their fields as 221 riders took to the track on the second day of a Central New York Motocross Racers Association event Sunday at Royal Mountain Ski Area. Miller topped the podium in the 51cc Open division for 4-8 year-olds and ...