High schools: Broadalbin-Perth baseball defeats Amsterdam

Broadalbin-Perth earned a 10-4 win Friday against Amsterdam in Foothills Council baseball.

Amsterdam scored three first-inning runs, then Broadalbin-Perth scored the next 10. For the Patriots, Sean Helferich had a home run, a single and two RBIs, while Bennett Armstrong and Nicolino Bianco each had three RBIs. Bianco had two hits, as did teammate Luke Tambasco. Hayden Benton earned the win with seven strikeouts in seven innings.

For Amsterdam, Spencer Cotugno had two hits and two RBIs. Ryan Reagan contributed two hits and Brady Foss had two RBIs, plus a hit.

South Glens Falls won 10-7 against Johnstown. Dan Cohen had a home run and a single in the win, while Johnstown’s Jared Stewart had two singles and two RBIs.

Adrian Caron struck out eight in earning the complete-game win, as Queensbury beat Schuylerville 4-0. He also doubled and drove in a run. 

Alex Payne had two hits and four RBIs in helping Gloversville to a 9-4 win over Scotia-Glenville. Caelan Porter went 2 for 3 with a double, two RBIs and three runs. Dane Dillenback struck out eight to earn the pitching win. Micah Forgette and Andrew Wilson each went 2 for 3 with a run to lead the Tartans. Wilson also had an RBI. Derek Robinson added two hits and an RBI.

Canajoharie won 14-3 against Duanesburg in Western Athletic Conference action. In the five-inning game, Richie Tamsett didn’t allow an earned run in recording the win, while Zack Suits, Jack Montanye and Cody Hyney each had two hits and an RBI, and Riley Montanye had a hit and two RBIs. Suits scored a game-high three runs.

Galway defeated Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons 23-2. Ryan Pudney had five hits, four RBIs and four runs scored, while Ben Tompkins had two hits, three runs scored and six RBIs. Peter Paniccia had a hit and both RBIs for ND-BG.

Fort Plain scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning on a sacrifice fly and throwing error to break a 1-1 tie in topping Schoharie 3-1. Austin VanGroder struck out 16 and allowed just four hits in the complete-game win. Lawrence Zuefle had two singles to lead Schoharie.

Middleburgh scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh in earning a walk-off 7-6 win over Mayfield. Ben Cresto went 2 for 3 with a double for the walk-off. Kevin Fuller had three RBIs for the winners. John Bruno went 2 for 3 with an RBI. Zach Byrns went 3 for 4 with a double and three RBIs for Mayfield.

Dylan Barnes struck out 10 over five innings to help lead OESJ to a 13-2 win over Northville. Hunter Smith went 3 for 3 with a double, two singles and three RBIs. Mason Snell went 2 for 3 with a home run and a double and three RBIs. Landon Frasier led Northville with two hits.


Canajoharie defeated Duanesburg 4-3 in a Western Athletic Conference softball game. Kirsten Hyney struck out a dozen batters in the win, while Duanesburg’s Allison Mienaltowski struck out 10. Julia Hojohn had a hit and two RBIs to lead Canajoharie’s offense. Victoria Silva contributed two hits, two RBIs and a run scored for Duanesburg.

Alexis Broderick compiled three doubles, three RBIs and two runs in Mayfield’s 11-3 win over Middleburgh. Kelsey Meca added two singles and two RBis, while Heather Ginter had two singles and an RBI. Emily Senese and Cloey Dopp also had two hits apiece and combined for three runs.

Alexis Rogers struck out six batters and allowed four hits in recording a shutout to lead Queensbury to a 3-0 win against Glens Falls. Cassidy Ray had two hits, an RBI and a run scored, while Dyllan Ray added a hit and an RBI. Jaelyn Graham had two doubles for Glens Falls.

In a 2-1 win against Schuylerville, Keeley Kristel struck out six batters and allowed an unearned run in a complete-game win. Shannon Cook and Arianna Stark each had a hit and an RBI in the victory. For Schuylerville, Riley Keefer, Gracelyn Kilburn and Taylor Dennis all had two hits.

Anna Winter had two hits, three RBIs and picked up the pitching win as Hudson Falls downed South Glens Falls 7-2.

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