Mayfield downs Fort Plain in girls’ basketball

Mayfield downs Fort Plain in girls’ basketball

MAYFIELD — Powered by a 26-point performance from sophomore Cloey Dopp and a high-pressure man-to-man defense, the Mayfield Panthers cruised to a 59-14 victory over Fort Plain in Western Athletic Conference girls’ basketball action Wednesday at Mayfield High School.“I have been pounding man-to-man into them since they were in third grade, and it showed tonight,” Mayfield coach Brian Moore said. “They were a unit of five out there and were disciplined with very few fouls for the entire game. Everybody got in the box score, and I am impressed with that. This is one of the most unselfish teams I…
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Hiker shuttles planned for Route 73

KEENE VALLEY — Essex County is gearing up to launch a bus system to shuttle hikers to and from popular trailheads along state Route 73 this summer. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to announce approximately $1.2 million in state funding for the new system as part of his Executive Budget proposal, Essex County Board of Supervisors Chairman Shaun Gillilland said Monday. The goal is to have the shuttle system ready by this summer. “The (state Department of Environmental Conservation), in pursuit of a near-term solution to hiker overuse on Route 73, has partnered with the town of Keene and Essex…
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