Local Sports

Diamond Stars

With her bat and her arm, Panama’s Ashlyn Harvey led the Panthers to their first Section VI championship since 2010 on the softball diamond this spring. The sophomore right-hander added to her personal accolades Saturday. Harvey was named to the New York State Sportswriters ...

Crocker Wins Southwell Memorial

BUSTI — Not a cloud in the sky greeted Stateline Speedway fans as Paula Southwell was remembered Saturday. Paula was the daughter of E-Mod driver Butch Southwell and is sadly missed by all who knew her. During opening ceremonies Jerry Frank was also remembered. Jerry was the last member of ...

Area Baseball, Softball Roundup

16-18 TRAVEL BASEBALL The Southern Tier Regulators went 4-0 on Saturday and Sunday to capture the division title during a weekend tournament at The Sports Yard in Syracuse. After going 2-0 on Saturday, the Regulators knocked off the Rush-Henrietta Royal Comets, 10-0, in Sunday morning’s ...

Where To Fish Post-Weed Control

It’s been some time since I gave my input on current weed control on Chautauqua Lake. Before somebody or some group gets their undies in a knot, this just my personal observation as a sportsman. Again, I will say that I am not a biologist, weed specialist, politician or lake property owner. ...

Fishing Report

CHAUTAUQUA LAKE Anglers are still finding walleye along weedlines out to 20 feet of water and around the deeper holes. Trolling with worm harnesses and stickbaits or bottom bounding with worm harnesses works well off weed lines and vertical jigging works well around the deeper holes. Casting ...

Golf Leagues

AKELEY, Pa. — In the Cable Hollow Golf Course 2-man match play event, Casey Vincent and Ryan Lemon took home the title with 85.5 points. Casey Vincent/Ryan Lemon 85.5, Team Ghost 81, Justin VanArsdale/Mike Anderson 74.5, Cody Vincent/John Vincent 74.5, Roger Genberg/Brian Perkins 71, ...

Lakewood YMCA Indoor Soccer Coed Champions

Pictured above are the Lakewood YMCA Indoor Coed Soccer champions. From left are: Jamie Sacilowski, Jordan Angie, Corbin Meleen, Jake Harp, Pedro Weidner, Justin Lamountain, Surjeet Poher and Andrew Webster. Absent are: Derek Edwards, Byron Keyser and Josh Smith. Submitted photo

Trap Leagues

In Chautauqua County Trap League action, Busti took care of Celoron, 344-343, while Randolph took care of Carroll, 346-335. Perfect 50s were shot by Jim Kestler Jr., Kirk Decker, Kenton Knopp, Russell Tenamore, Denny Gullo, Skip Frazier, Mike Mackey and Ray Lee. High Lady was Steph ...

Blast From Past

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following column by late sports editor Jim Riggs appeared in The Post-Journal on July 22, 1995. The subject of the piece is Phil Regan, who was then the manager of the Baltimore Orioles. Regan made his pro debut with the Jamestown Falcons of the PONY League in 1956. Now 82, ...

Jackson, Brown Are 2nd-Team All-WNY

A pair of Chautauqua County baseball players have been selected to the All-Western New York second team. Senior pitchers Bryce Jackson and Ronald “Bubba” Brown — from Jamestown High School and Brocton Central School respectively — highlight the area ...

T’Birds Baseball Award Winners

Awards were handed out at the Chautauqua Lake Central School baseball banquet recently. From the left are Nate Engdahl, Leadership Award; Luke Waters, Defensive Player Award; Kyler Majka, Most Valuable Player; Cody Triana, Coaches Award; and Brendan Rowe, Most Improved Award. Missing is Zach ...

Area Baseball, Softball

SOUTHERN TIER GIRLS BABE RUTH SOFTBALL ROOKIES Randolph Auto topped Jamestown Heating and Air, 14-12. Ruh Labadie was the offensive standout for Jamestown and Emma Ribaudo led the defense. MAJORS DIVISION Southwestern Integrated Benefit Solutions defeated Sherman J.R. Forestry, ...

So. Tier Sluggers Post Twin Bill Sweep

The Southern Tier Sluggers improved their record to 3-2 in the tough Boys of Summer travel league by winning a doubleheader in Niagara Falls earlier this week. The team is in its third season with select players from local schools. The cost of STS U14 Travel only consists of uniforms, game ...

SW LL Major Division Champions

Above are the Anytime Fitness Indians, who defeated the Larson Orthodontics Mets, 2-0, to capture the Southwestern Little League Major Division championship. In the front row, from the left, are Cody Rickard, Bryce Simon, Kyler Wojtowicz, Ethan Lohnes and Cameron Lyon. In the second row are ...

Firecracker 10K Scheduled For July 4 At Lakewood Beach

LAKEWOOD — The annual Firecracker 10K run will be held July 4, beginning at the Lakewood Beach. Sponsored by the Lakewood YMCA, the race, one of the oldest in Chautauqua County, begins at 9 a.m. at the Lakewood Beach. In addition to the 10K run, there will also be a two-mile run and a ...

Women’s Golf Association At Chautauqua GC Starting 65th Year

CHAUTAUQUA — The Women’s Golf Association (WGA) of the Chautauqua Golf Club is starting its 65th year of operation this season, and for the first time is offering members each week a choice to compete either in the usual 18-hole game or for those who prefer, a shorter nine-hole ...

Reeve Paces Ladies Golf Tour

CUBA — In Ladies Golf Tour action at Allegany Hills Golf Course, Colleen Reeve shot an 86 to take home low gross honors. In Flight A Kathy Carlson and Joan Ludwick were even, Brenda Tarana and Pam Shay minus one while Sonia Probst, Jami Sorrento and Jill Dart were minus two. In Flight B, ...

HORSESHOES

Barb Chadwick was the only one with three wins this week to highlight the Horseshoe League action. Five others recorded two wins and they were Otis Blakeslee, Art Mitchell, Dave Niles, Mike Shannon, and Jerry Vargeson. Blakeslee led the scoring with games of 87 and 83 with seven and five ...