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Victor’s Spoils

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Chautauqua Lake celebrated one of the greatest days in the school’s athletic history when the Thunderbirds won the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C softball championship less than two weeks ago. Now the individual parts that made up that title team are ...

Host Family Experience Could Be ‘Major League’ Opportunity

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Portions of the following article appeared in The Post-Journal in May 2015. With the Babe Ruth 16-18 World Series returning to Jamestown from Aug. 4-11, it was deemed appropriate to run it again as the local committee seeks additional host families. Richie Sexson hit 306 home ...

Macker Champions

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From the left, Noah Gonzalez, Dominic Gonzalez, Donte James and Sebastian Wofford show off their championships trophies after claiming the Gus Macker 3-on-3 10-and-under title earlier this month.

Baseball, Softball Roundup

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JAMESTOWN MODIFIED SOFTBALL NeKyle Taylor and Gary Kum III both tripled and doubled to lead CMA to an 11-5 win over Combined Insurance. Nick Pace had two doubles while JJ Matve struck out 11 in the circle for CMA. Derek Young hit a grand slam for Combined Insurance. JAMESTOWN CAL ...

Red Raiders Basketball Camp Dates Announced

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The Jamestown Red Raiders basketball coaching staff has announced its summer basketball schedule. The Little Ballers Camp and the Offensive Skills Camp will both run from June 25-29. The Little Ballers Camp, which is for boys and girls entering grades 1-3, will run from 9-11 a.m., and the ...

Hole-In-One

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Pam Shay recorded her fifth career ace at Moon Brook Country on Tuesday. Using a 7-iron, she sunk her tee shot on the 113-yard, 13th hole. Witnesses were Esther Savage and Terri Toter.

Youth Soccer

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SWSC U-8 CO-ED Garrett Lillie scored twice as Douglas Carpentry/Jamestown Area Community Federal Credit Union beat Patients Pharmacy Inc., 4-0. Kira Benson and Zadok Hughesman also scored for the winners, who had Drew Robinson as their defensive player of the game. Owen Walburg was the ...

Gators Coach Has Local Ties

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Salamanca native Brad Weitzel and the Florida Gators baseball team are currently gearing up for their second game of the College World Series, a 2 p.m. date today with Texas after losing to Texas Tech, 6-3, in their opener on Sunday. Weitzel is currently in his 10th season at Florida as an ...

Allen Claims Gold

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Kayla Allen was crowned a state champion as Team Flyers Level 6 & 7 gymnasts competed in the New York State Championships held last weekend in Buffalo and on Long Island. Allen scored a 9.075 to earn the gold medal for Level 7 gymnasts on bars. She also won the silver medal in ...

Hole-In-One

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ELLICOTTVILLE — Howie VanRensselaer aced the 189-yard No. 5 with his 6-hybrid on Sunday at Holiday Valley Resort’s Double Black Diamond Course. The shot was witnessed by his son, Gage.

Blair Wins Dick Litz Memorial At Eriez Speedway

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HAMMETT, Pa. — The annual Dick Litz Memorial for the Zimmer Service Center United Late Model Series paying $2,900 to win the 29-lap feature for the Plyler Entry Systems Super Late Models was run in honor of one of the all-time fan favorites who sadly passed from life in 2009. For most of ...

Schrader, Walters Win D1 West Baseball Awards

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League-champion Fredonia won both major individual awards for the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 West baseball all-star team. Senior infielder Seth Schrader was named the league’s Player of the Year while senior Derrick Walters was named the league’s Pitcher of ...

Youth Soccer Roundup

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SWSC U-10 CO-ED Carter Rizzuto scored twice to lead Neil’s Propane past Bishop Concrete, 3-2. Justin Evans also scored for Neil’s Propane and Connor Horner was the defensive player of the game. Tate James and Matthew Persia scored for Bishop Concrete while Trevor Loverme was the ...

Allesi Leads Asquith Tour At Maplehurst CC

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The Asquith Senior Golf Tour stopped at Maplehurst Country Club on Monday and Sam Allesi had a plus-8 to lead the White Flight A. Dave Stewart was in second with a plus-6, Brian Eckwahl had a plus-4 and Allesi shot 76. White Flight B had Jack Saullo at plus-6, Tom Szydlo at plus-5 and Ted ...

Jamestown Midget Football Sign-Ups Scheduled

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Jamestown Area Midget Football will be holding sign-ups on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Jock Shop on Harrison Street. Any child born between Dec. 1, 2003 and July 31, 2010 can sign up to play or cheer. There will be additional sign-up times on Saturday, July 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 ...

Jammers Fall To Dragons On Road

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GLENS FALLS — The West Division-leading Jamestown Jammers fell to Glens Falls on Sunday evening at East Field as the Dragons used a four-run sixth inning to take the lead and added two more in seventh for a 9-4 Perfect Game Colleigate Baseball League win. The Jammers jumped out quickly, ...

CSHOF Golf Tournament Winners

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From the left are Joe Johnson, Stan Marshaus, Paul Gluck and Don Hustead, who combined to win the first Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame golf scramble on the Lake Course at Chautauqua Golf Club on Saturday. The team shot a 13-under 59 and was declared the winner after a match of cards. P-J ...

Holmberg, Evans Show The Way In ‘Be Kind’ 5K Run And Walk

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Lisa Holmberg of Kennedy and Matt Evans of Randolph were the winners n the recent Be Kind 5K Walk and Run. Holmberg’s time in the walk was 36:46 while Evans finished the run in17:07. Tina Lindahl (9:56) was second in the walk and Lisa Mauro (40:25) was third. Dagon Bryant of Jamestown ...