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A Shooting Star

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I first sat down to interview Clayton Hanson when he was a sophomore at Southwestern Central School. At only 16, he was already making a name for himself nationally with his marksmanship prowess. In fact, Hanson had been shooting for all of three years when we chatted at his Busti home ...

Post-Journal Players of the Week

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BOYS BASKETBALL Cameron Barmore Panama Cameron Barmore scored 31 points and had 16 rebounds, three blocked shots and three steals in a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West win over Brocton on Monday. On Wednesday in a nonleague victory over Portville, Barmore had ...

Beehler Comes Back, Leads Dunkirk Girls To Upset Win

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BUFFALO — After weeks spent apart, the same five girls were finally back on the floor together in the starting lineup for the Dunkirk Lady Marauders on Tuesday. They were ready to go for the playoff run, and when it was all said and done, they shocked the Class B1 girls basketball ...

Miller’s 754 Series At Jamestown Bowling Co. Leads Way

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Brandon Miller’s 754 series topped the area bowling action Tuesday night. Miller authored a 269-226-259-754 for JP Craig Racing in the Miles Machine Men’s League at Jamestown Bowling Company. In the same league, teammate Gregg Rhodes found the mark for a 235-243-687. At Cutting Lanes, ...

Another Championship Effort On The Mat

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Westfield/Ripley/Chautauqua Lake youth wrestling traveled to SUNY Brockport for the G2 Winter Classic on Sunday, and came away with three individual titles and the team championship. In the first row, from the left, are Alexzander Lombardo, Gavin Glasier, Tripp Bensink, Victoria Lombardo, ...

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS

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BOYS BASKETBALL SECTION VI TOURNAMENT All games at 7 p.m. unless noted CLASS AA Quarterfinals Friday, Feb. 22 8-Frontier at 1-Williamsville North 5-Lockport at 4-Clarence 7-Lancaster at 2-Niagara Falls 6-Orchard Park at 3-Jamestown Semifinals Feb. 25 at Buffalo State, 6 ...

Cloud Nine

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LAKEWOOD — Vince Gullo is one of six children born to Joseph and Barbara, and athletics have been a common bond connecting the family for decades. “My father worked hard to support us and still managed to find time to coach us in baseball and soccer,” said Gullo, one of nine people ...

Sophomores Shine As Jayhawks Run Past Erie CC

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On Sophomore Night at the Physical Education Complex, Jamestown Community College’s second-year players shined. North East (Pa.) graduate Alexis Rodenbaugh led the Jayhawks with 26 points to go along with eight assists, seven rebounds and two steals in a 74-36 NJCAA Region 3 Division II ...

JCC Men Knock Off 13th-Ranked Kats, 80-73

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In addition to celebrating the contributions of nine different sophomores on its roster, the Jamestown Community College men’s basketball program had plenty of reason for excitement at the Physical Education Complex on Monday evening. After battling back and forth with NJCAA Region 3 ...

Sisson Announces Ricker As Jamestown CC Golf Coach

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Jamestown Community College has announced that Ken Ricker has been hired as the college’s new golf coach. Joining Ricker on the coaching staff will be Denny Fellows. In June, Jamestown Community College will host the NJCAA Division III Golf Championships for the 20th consecutive year at ...

2019 CSHOF Legacy Awards

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The Bill Rollinger and Tony LeVoie Legacy Award Male Swimmer Matt Roehmholdt, Jamestown The Grace M. Dolan Legacy Award Female Swimmer Karianne Yuchnitz, Fredonia The Julie Gawronski Tickle Legacy Award Female Multisport Madalyn Bowen, Panama The Tom Prechtl Legacy Award Male ...

Raymond Fires 278 Game, 738 Series At JBC

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Andrew Raymond spilled a 259-278-738 for Jeremy’s Bel-View to lead the Jeremy’s Bel-View League at Jamestown Bowling Company on Monday night. In the Monday Night Ladies Classic at JBC, Chelsey Mee rolled a 216-243-218-677 for Shoeless Joe’s and Kate Foti had a 215-237-225-677 for ...

2019 Honored Athletes

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Bill Kiendl International Bowhunting Masters Hunter Class World Champion Anthony Barone Jamestown Jammers Baseball Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League champion & PGCBL Manager of the Year Ronald “Bubba” Brown Brocton Baseball NYS Class C First-Team All-State Sam ...

Rebels’ Moore Nets Winner At Prospects Tournament

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ATTLEBORO, Mass. — The Jamestown Rebels’ Augustine Moore scored the game-winning goal for the East Division in a 2-1 win over the Central Division on Monday afternoon at the NAHL Top Prospects Tournament at the New England Sports Village. Moore scored from Rebels teammate Sam Anzai and ...

Bonnies’ Lofton Named A-10’s Top Rookie For Second Week

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After helping St. Bonaventure to two wins last week, freshman point guard Kyle Lofton has been named the Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Week. It is his second such honor this season. In wins at Saint Joseph’s and at home against George Mason, Lofton averaged 20 points, 3.5 rebounds and ...

Trap League

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The Penn-York Winter Trap League met at Pine Grove this Sunday with 125 shooters present. Jeff Gens and Donovan Davies both shot perfect 50s. For Davies, it was his first perfect score. High Sub Junior Female was Lydia Covert with 43. High Sub Junior Male was Bryceton Maille with 44. High ...

JCC Sending Seven To Nationals

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SANBORN — Cameron Page will be returning to the NJCAA Wrestling Championships in two weeks, hoping to improve on last year’s seventh-place finish. He’ll have six Jamestown Community College teammates making the trip with him. The Jayhawks finished fourth out of six teams at ...

On The Rise

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The Jamestown Jackals will no doubt miss the services of guard Michael Davenport, who was recently signed by the Island Storm of the National Basketball League of Canada. But in the absence of one of their leading scorers Sunday afternoon at the Physical Education Complex on the campus of ...

Schmidt Becomes Bona Wins Leader

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ST. BONAVENTURE — The stars seemed to align for St. Bonaventure and coach Mark Schmidt on Sunday afternoon at Reilly Center. Schmidt became the Bonnies’ all-time coaching wins leader as his team rolled past third-place George Mason, 79-56. Freshman Kyle Lofton dazzled with a career-high ...

YMCA’s Brunacini Falls At 125 Pounds

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Three members of the YMCA Boxing Club were hoping to be in action at the Flare Center Boxing in Buffalo on Saturday, but only 14-year-old Josh Brunacini of Jamestown was able to step into the ring. Brunacini lost a hard-fought decision to Christopher Hughes of St. Catherines, Ontario at 125 ...