Sports

Big plays lift Green Tech past Broadalbin-Perth

Big plays lift Green Tech past Broadalbin-Perth

BY PAUL WAGER The Leader-Herald BROADALBIN — A pair of big plays proved to be just enough for Green Tech to post a 12-7 victory over Broadalbin-Perth in a Class B crossover football game at Patriot Field on Friday. Mehki Kersey threw a pair of 66-yard touchdown passes to Kevin Hammonds Williams to lead Green Tech to the win. Kersey finished 5-for-12 for 154 and two touchdowns, while Hammonds Williams had three catches for 144…
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Outdoors: DEC implements new regulations

Outdoors: DEC implements new regulations

BY STEVE GEORGE For The Leader-Herald With autumn fast approaching, many are getting ready to head into the woods for hunting season. I am seeing posts on social media outlets about hunters getting tree stands set up and putting trail cameras out, all in anticipation of getting a shot at a deer or bear. This summer, I prepped a few food plots and set a few cameras up in the woods I hunt. I set…
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Broadlabin-Perth boys’ soccer rallies for league win over Gloversville

Broadlabin-Perth boys’ soccer rallies for league win over Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE -- Though it's still early in the season, Thursday's Foothills Council boys' soccer matchup between Gloversville and Broadalbin-Perth figured to go a long way toward determining the South Division title. The Patriots fell behind early, but rallied to grab a 2-1 victory over the Dragons at Gloversville High School. It was the third one-goal win in four games for the unbeaten Patriots this season. "I thought we had good composure tonight. Gloversville scored a…
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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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Foothills Council unveils new format for cross country dual meets

Foothills Council unveils new format for cross country dual meets

BROADALBIN -- Though thankful to have a season, last year wasn't much fun for cross country runners. They had to start races at set intervals from other runners and never had the chance to share a course with anyone that wasn't on their team. Things have taken a turn for the better this season as runners are able to share the course once again. In addition, the Foothills Council has adopted a double-dual format that…
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High schools: Bianco’s six goals power Broadalbin-Perth boys’ soccer to win over Johnstown

High schools: Bianco’s six goals power Broadalbin-Perth boys’ soccer to win over Johnstown

Nick Bianco scored six goals and had two assists in Broadalbin-Perth’s 14-0 win over Johnstown in Foothills Council boys’ soccer action Saturday. Sam Rogers added three goals and two assists for the Patriots. Liam Armstrong scored two goals in Schuylerville’s 4-0 win over Hudson Falls. Kazume Lomanto had two assists in Gloversville’s 4-0 win over Scotia-Glenville. Tommy Kluska, Bryen Belknap, Doug Cook and James Collar each scored for Gloversville. Averill Park’s Kyle Almeida and Hayden…
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