Tag Archives: Girls Soccer

District cuts two cafeteria positions

By Jaime Thomas The Granville Board of Education approved the elimination of two cafeteria positions at a meeting Monday night. The two employees, Rebecca Hadeka and Dianne Connors, had the least seniority within the food service area. District Clerk Connie Resetar said the action stemmed from financial issues. “It was only because of financial impact […]

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Sports Roundup: Field hockey tops Salem

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Granville’s field hockey team posted a 3-0 victory over Salem last week in a Wasaren League match. Jennifer Roberts scored twice and Bridget Decker made seven saves to lead the Horde. Bri Kelly also scored for Granville. Monday, the Horde played well again, but came up short, losing 3-2 to Schuylerville. Katelynn Leavey and Nicole […]

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Girls soccer drops pair of league contests

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Whitehall’s soccer team opened its Adirondack League season last week with losses to perennial power Lake George and Salem. The Railroaders fell to Lake George 4-1 on Sept. 11 as Kelsey Alfonso scored two goals and an assist. Brittney Putorti tallied Whitehall’s lone goal on a penalty kick after Carianna Jones was fouled near the […]

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Girls soccer spilt with Railroaders after tough 2OT loss

A Granville goal with less than 20 minutes left gave the Horde the 2-1 win and spilt the non-league season series with the Railroaders at a game each. Hunter Bassett knocked home a penalty kick at 18:21 to break a 1-1 tie in the second half. Whitehall broke open the scoring in the first half […]

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Girls soccer posts upset over Fort Ann

  Whitehall soccer head coach Ceil Brandi had been wondering what the results would be like if her team played well for an entire 80 minute game. She doesn’t need to wonder anymore. The Railroaders upset second place Fort Ann, 1-0,  Tuesday evening on their home pitch. Emily Harker’s goal midway through the first half […]

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Girls soccer tops Bolton

The Railroaders soccer team continues to show steady improvement. A week after defeating Hadley Luzerne and tying Salem in overtime, Whitehall defeated Bolton 2-1 on Sept. 27. Caitlyn Sanford provided the offensive firepower for Whitehall recording the game winning goal and assisting on another. Sanford broke open a 1-1 game during the second half as […]

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Sports: Girls soccer gets historic come-from-behind win

Monday’s 3-2 Wasaren League victory over Cambridge was big for Granville girls soccer, and the team, in a number of ways. As a win, it is one of just a handful in the history of team started in 2005 that has struggled in a tough league. And it comes against a two-time Class C section […]

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Board oks fall, winter coaches

The Granville Board of Education approved coaching positions for fall and winter sports during June meetings. Superintendent Mark Bessen said the idea was to get the word out about who would be coaching for the next season to help both players and coaches prepare for the upcoming seasons. “This way coaches can be recruiting players […]

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Fall Sports Awards

  Don’t Forget  The annual fall sports awards ceremony will take place immediately prior to the board of education meeting Nov. 22. The sports awards for boys and girls soccer, football, field hockey, cheerleading, cross county, volleyball and golf will be presented at that time as well as the final team photo for the season. […]

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  Granville’s entrants onto various league and sectional teams continue to trickle in, most recent shows senior Karl Palmer making the Wasaren League first team as a defender. This follows news of Granville golfers Matt Bernard, Sam McDermott, Garrett Brown and Ian Bixby making the Wasaren team. I also have volleyball with four including Kaylee […]

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Girls fall to Greenwich in opener

A stingy defense was too much for Granville to overcome in season opener Friday night. Granville was held to seven […]

Girls compete with Cougars

The Whitehall girls’ basketball team (0-3) is still seeking its first win of the season. However, the girls stuck with […]

Boys’ hoops handed first loss

After leaping out to a 2-0 start, the Whitehall boys’ basketball team was grounded at North Warren, 65-43. To say […]

Main Street rebounding, says dog salon owner

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By Dan King Malin Shepherd’s new dog salon on Main Street is a sign, she says, that the street is […]

What are you drinking?

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By Dan King If you live in the Village of Whitehall, your drinking water is perfectly healthy. That’s what the […]

Dared by friends, she write a novel

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By Derek Liebig It started with a dare. A few years ago, Granville resident Michele Sargent was having lunch with […]

Town to host hearing on fire protection

By Derek Liebig The town board will hold a public hearing later this month on proposed contracts for fire protection […]

School board discusses data, expenses

By Dan King The Whitehall Board of Education examined test data Monday and the analysis revealed the district still has […]

Village sewer fund gets $600,000 more

By Dan King The Village of Whitehall has received another $600,000 to work on sanitary and storm sewer separation in […]

All-star game for Milletts

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By Dan King Whitehall-native Justin Millett, offensive lineman for the Glens Falls Green Jackets, represented his team at the Minor […]

Boys hoops fall in season opener

Greenwich’s ability to hit the outside shot sunk Granville in its season opener Friday night. The Witches hit 11 3-pointers […]

Commercial farming being redefined

The Town of Granville is in the process of updating its Right-to-Farm Law so that is differentiates between commercial and […]