Gloversville, Glens Falls to meet in battle of Class B football unbeatens

Gloversville, Glens Falls to meet in battle of Class B football unbeatens

GLOVERSVILLE - In a matchup of the last two unbeaten teams in Class B, Glens Falls will host Gloversville on Saturday. The Indians are 4-0 overall and 4-0 in Class B play and enter the game ranked 13th in the latest New York State Sportswriters Association rankings. The Huskies are 5-0 overall and 5-0 in Class B and are ranked 17th in the state in Class B. "Right now, it's a good place to be," Gloversville coach Jim Robare said. "We all are excited for the challenge as both teams have been playing well thus far. The players will be…
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High schools: Scotia field hockey shuts out Gloversville

High schools: Scotia field hockey shuts out Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE - Autumn Kramer and Maddie Darling both collected three goals, and Scotia-Glenville defeated Gloversville 10-0 in a Foothills Council field hockey game Thursday. Annabelle Wheeler, Maddy Horan, Sam Baccari and Morgan Westbrook also connected for the Tartans, and Maya Westbrook totaled three saves. Three of the Tartans’ goals came on penalty strokes. Felix Clo made 14 saves for Gloversville. Ava Barker scored two goals in the first quarter and completed a hat trick in the third frame in leading Johnstown past Glens Falls 7-0 in another Foothills Council matchup. Cole Krempa and Emily Pertell both had two goals for…
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FMCC volleyball cruises to sweep of Mohawk Valley

FMCC volleyball cruises to sweep of Mohawk Valley

JOHNSTOWN — With a roster made up of entirely local players, the Fulton-Montgomery Community College women’s volleyball team has made its mark on the region for the past two seasons. The Raiders have been perfect in the Mountain Valley Conference, going 9-0 last season and are 4-0 this season. In just its second home contest of the season, FMCC rolled to a 3-0 sweep of Mohawk Valley Community College on Wednesday, winning by scores of 25-4, 25-15 and 25-4. "We've been looking forward to this match, and the crowd didn't disappoint," FMCC coach Tina Olyer said. "We've only had one…
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High schools: Gloversville boys’ soccer falls to Amsterdam

High schools: Gloversville boys’ soccer falls to Amsterdam

HIGH SCHOOLS - Amsterdam scored three goals in quick succession in the second half and defeated Gloversville 3-1 in a Foothills Council boys’ soccer game Wednesday. Aundray Fowler scored 60:30 into the contest, Nate Covey tallied at the 61-minute mark, and Marco Bottisti completed the Amsterdam scoring at the 62:20 mark. Alex Jablonski made five saves for Amsterdam. Sayer Pierce scored for Gloversville soon after Amsterdam’s three-goal outburst. Scotia-Glenville defeated Johnstown 16-2 in another Foothills Council game, with Kofi Jack totaling six goals and an assist and Xavier DeLuca gaining four goals and four assists for the Tartans. Jack boosted…
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Racing Around: Sheppard on a roll during career season

Racing Around: Sheppard on a roll during career season

There is no denying that Matt Sheppard is having a career season with 34 feature wins in 79 starts.Tuesday night, the 40-year-old modified pilot out of Savanna passed Rocky Warner for the lead and led the final 25 laps of the 50-lap modified feature for a record 12th win of the season at Utica-Rome Speedway.Sheppard, who also won the Fonda 200 last month, is looking to parlay the victory into his third big block modified feature win in the Billy Whittaker Cars 200 Sunday during the 50th anniversary edition of Super DIRT Week at Oswego Speedway.“We have been on a…
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