Local Sports

Members of the Panama/Chautauqua Lake/Maple Grove 400-yard freestyle relay, from left, R.J. Helt, Austin Strong, Brian Kayes and Elliot Johnson, are pictured after clinching a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association meet against Frewsburg/Southwestern with a win Tuesday evening in Panama.
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Panthers Take Round 2

PANAMA — After just one point ended up making the difference in their first meeting of the year, there was no doubt that Tuesday’s repeat Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association matchup between host Panama/Chautauqua Lake/Maple Grove and visiting Frewsburg/Southwestern was going to ...

Maple Grove senior Michael Peppy was named to the cross country Class D First Team on Tuesday.
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Peppy Leads Local Boys On All-State Teams

Just days after his sister Christina Peppy received statewide honors, Michael Peppy has likewise been recognized. The Red Dragons senior was named to the Class D First Team all-state team Tuesday as NY MileSplit’s Perry King posted his honorees to Tullyrunners.com. Peppy finished his ...

Allegany-Limestone Dominates CCAA East Division All-Star Team

The Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association East Division released its all-star selections recently, and Jon Luce has been named Coach of the Year after guiding Allegany Limestone to a league title and an 18-2 season which ended with a Section VI Class C title and a berth to the Far West ...

Card Scores 20 As Southwestern Edges Frewsburg By Seven

Alex Card scored 10 points in each half as Southwestern stopped non-league Frewsburg, 56-49, in boys basketball Tuesday night. Card tallied 10 points in the first 16 minutes as the Trojans (2-1) built up a 30-22 lead at halftime. He then came back with 10 more in the final two quarters, ...

Newhouse Fires 736 Series

Adam Newhouse shot a 245-248-243-736 in the Monday Men’s League at Cutting Lanes. Rusty Martin recorded a 236-257-229-722 and Tom Lester had a 241-257-710 both for Chautauqua Mechanical in the Miles Machine Men’s League at Jamestown Bowling Company on Tuesday night. Scott Heinke floored ...

Pool Leagues

WOMEN’S LEAGUE Wendy Clark hit a 24 as Frewsburg Hotel recorded a 108-24 decision over the The House That Jack Built in the Monday night Women’s Pool League. Jackie Harrison had a 24 for The House That Jack Built. Michelle Tota fired a 24 when Puzzle Lounge I defeated Waddington’s ...

Angeletti, Schnars Combine For 41

RANDOLPH — Natalie Angeletti and Kylie Schnars combined for 41 points as Panama improved to 4-0 by downing non-league Randolph, 68-35, in girls basketball action Tuesday evening. Angeletti had 24 points and 15 rebounds while Schnars added 17 points to go along with nine rebounds for the ...

Horseshoes

Don McCray, Jerry Vargeson and Topper Westerdahl each won three games in the Senior Horseshoe League. Fred Clark and Bill Petransky each captured two games. McCray had a high game of 90, including 15 ringers, while Westerdahl also had a 90 with 13 ringers. Clark had an 88 with seven ringers.

High School Schedule

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Falconer at Clymer, 7:30 p.m. Panama at Randolph, 7:30 p.m. Hutch-Tech at Dunkirk, 7:30 p.m. Jamestown at Frontier, 7:30 p.m. Girls High School Basketball Salamanca at North Collins, 5 p.m. Maple Grove at Sherman, 7:30 p.m. Olean ...

Chautauqua Lake’s Devin Pope puts up a shot while being surrounded by the Franklinville trio of Sam Erickson, Dylan Burton (44) and Brock Blecha (4) during Monday’s non-league game. At left is the Thunderbirds’ Collin Wood (20).
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Early Showdown

FRANKLINVILLE — Devin Pope was a one-man wrecking crew for Chautauqua Lake on Monday night. Unfortunately, the Thunderbirds’ senior star needed his teammates to knock down a few more shots. Pope scored 40 points to go along with nine rebounds and nine steals, but Franklinville had ...

Maple Grove’s Christina Peppy crosses the finish line at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association cross country championships.
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MG’s Peppy Named To Class D First Team

The conditions at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association cross country championships last month were dire. Thanks to a fall freeze, the course at Wayne Central School had been transformed from a sloppy, muddy mess to a skating rink. Christina Peppy, a Maple Grove ...

Local Wrestlers Dominate The 182-Pound Weight Class

A trio of local athletes are dominating at 182 pounds as the Wrestling Review of Western New York released its Week 2 rankings Sunday. Maple Grove senior Zak Trim is No. 1 while Falconer/Cassadaga Valley junior Robbie Penhollow is No. 2 and Southwestern senior Giuseppe Hoose is No. 3 after ...

Gilbert, Ward Shine At Early Christmas Classic At Houghton

HOUGHTON — Samantha Gilbert and Rachael Ward turned in fine performances at the Early Christmas Classic at Houghton College on Saturday. Competing for the Falconer/Cassadaga Valley/Maple Grove indoor track and field team, Gilbert and Ward set team records in a field that included more than ...

Bonnies’ Adams Named A-10 Player Of Week

St. Bonaventure senior point guard Jaylen Adams has been named the Atlantic 10 Conference basketball Player of the Week for the period ending Dec. 10, the A-10 announced. Over the Bonnies’ two games last week, Adams averaged 22.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 9.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game, ...

Brocton Falls, Westfield And Gowanda Win

NORTH COLLINS — The North Collins Eagles boys basketball team got its first win of the season on Monday in a 69-46 victory over the Brocton Bulldogs. Brocton (0-2) led early on, with a three-point lead after the first quarter and a four-point lead at the half. North Collins (1-3) trailed by ...

Lakers Hockey

The Jamestown Lakers squirt A hockey team finally returned to the friendly confines of Northwest Arena after a month away from home. Joining them on Third Street was the visiting Hamburg Hawks, who due to more contests, have been atop the divisional standings all year. It was the locals who ...

Tompkins Rolls 691 Series At JBC

Stephanie Tompkins floored a 222-212-257-691 for Jo’s Tupperware in the Monday Night Ladies Classic at Jamestown Bowling Company, one of six 600s in that league. Heather Lyon was the runner-up with a 279-228-679 for JBC Pro Shop, Chelsey Mee hit a 211-236-211-658 for Catering Plus and Kate ...

Junior Bowling

JAMESTOWN BOWLING COMPANY Kyle Christensen found the range for a 212-244-211-667 and Austin Aldrich had a 205-224-226-635 in the Junior-Majors League. In the Prep Division, Vincent Parasiliti hit a 167-138-112-417 and Lexie Gozdalski rolled a 131-0158-103-392. Noah Johnson led the Bantam ...

Horseshoes

Dick Franzen and Kurt Von Kliest won three games in recent Senior Horseshoe League action. Von Kliest scored a 96 with 30 ringers and Bill Petransky had an 87 with six ringers. Bob Chadwick, Mike Shannon, Skip Sperry, Jerry Vargeson and Topper Westerdahl won two games apiece.

Adult Hockey

SHULTS AUTO GROUP LEAGUE B DIVISION Jeff Kresge scored four goals and Tom Siderits added one as Weber-Knapp prevailed over Artone, 5-3, at Northwest Arena on Sunday. Mike Brown managed two assists, and Zack Imus and Tom Minarovich added one assist apiece for the winners, who had Terry ...