Community Sports

Bouchard fuels comeback victory for Gloversville girls’ basketball

Bouchard fuels comeback victory for Gloversville girls’ basketball

Photo Caption: Gloversville’s Lucia Bouchard (15) is double-teamed by Mekeel Christian Academy’s Alanah Barnhill, left, and Promise Mitchell (34) as she drives the baseline during non-league action Monday night at Gloversville High School. The Lady Dragons’ Zoie Tesi (20) looks on.  By James A. Ellis The Gloversville Lady Dragons did something they haven’t done since 2018 — won a girls varsity basketball game. Powered by Lucia Bouchard’s 16-point fourth-quarter scoring surge, the Lady Dragons erased…
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Gloversville man catches rare fish

Gloversville man catches rare fish

LAKE GEORGE — Mark Clemente of Gloversville caught and released a lake trout in Lake George the first week of September. The leucistic lake trout was quite a shocker to see when it came out from under the boat. It looked like a giant goldfish. It was just 23 inches, and he would guess in the 5-pound range. It was a very healthy, very chunky laker in every way except color. It was in great…
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Committee plans to host golf outing

FORT JOHNSON — The Sacandaga Protection Committee is holding a Golf Outing Fundraiser on Aug. 14 at the Rolling Hills Country Club, 2258 State Route 5 in Fort Johnson. The event will include food, drinks, prizes, auctions, and raffles. To register as a single, or up to a foursome, email: spcgsl@gmail.com The SPC is dedicated to preserving access to the Great Sacandaga Lake for permit holders and the public, protecting the lake environment, and supporting…
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Amsterdam Muni announces rates

AMSTERDAM — The City of Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course has set its rates for the remainder of the 2021 season. All prices include unlimited play along with a $5 cart trail fee per round. Children younger than 18 may play free anytime on weekdays and on weekends after noon. The single adult fee will be $625, the senior single adult fee is $600, the young adults age 18-29 is $275 and the adult couple fee is…
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Fort Plain plans sports physicals

FORT PLAIN — Any Fort Plain Central School student in grades seven to 12 interested in having their sports physical done at school for 2021-22 school year, should report to the high school nurse’s office Aug. 3 from 8 to 10 a.m. for the pre-physical screening. The student will need to return to the nurse’s office on Aug. 4 at 8:30 a.m. to see the doctor.
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