Local Sports

Jamestown’s Skyler Valentine dives safely back into first as Onondaga’s Trey Baur awaits the throw during Friday’s Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League game at Diethrick Park. 
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Halting The Skid

Following a difficult road trip, the Jamestown Jammers delivered the perfect recipe to come away with a win Friday night against the Onondaga Flames in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League game. David Lyskawa (Niagara County CC) turned in another gem on the hill, Ben Brookover ...

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Bound For Akron

Damen Vincent, Brock Vincent and Jarrett Vincent, above, will be representing Jamestown and Region 9 at the All-American Soap Box Derby next week in Akron, Ohio. The Stock Division will be represented by Damen Vincent in the blue car and Brock Vincent in the white car. The Super Stock ...

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Super 60

From the left, the foursome of Adam Cerril of Dunkirk, Stephen Crowley of Jamestown, and Robert Calph of and Brad Balentine, both of Fredonia, fired a 60 on Friday to win the 25th annual Westfield Memorial Hospital Foundation’s Golf Tournament at Chautauqua Golf Club. Balentine was also part ...

Youth Soccer

JAYS U-6 GIRLS Chloe Chino, Ashlee Slade, Ginx Griffith and Quinn Luther were the goalies who fashioned the shutout as Fessenden, Laumer and DeAngelo blanked Reed’s Jewelers, 4-0. Chloe Lundberg scored two goals, and Amalra Thomas and Ashlee Slade added one each for the ...

Youth Baseball

CITY REC LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Trent Chapman slugged a pair of two-run home runs and a triple as the Affinity One Federal Credit Union Blue Jays defeated the Astros, 11-8, at Bergman Park on Friday. The win advances the Blue Jays into the championship against the Rockies at 8 p.m. today at ...

McIntyre Hits 767 At JBC

Kyle McIntyre smashed a 244-246-277-767 in the Thursday Night Have-A-Ball League at Jamestown Bowling Company. In the same league, Brent Miller spun a 236-243-691 and George Wendell had a 237-234-687. Jeff Wadsworth rolled the high single with a 268, Norm Kightlinger tossed a 259 and Kayla ...

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Back-To-School Volleyball Camp

A back-to-school volleyball camp, geared toward girls entering fifth through eighth grades, is planned from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 15-17 at the Southwestern High School gym. While the camp is geared toward girls, the coaches are open to holding a camp for boys if there is enough interest. The cost ...

Nine Jamestown Jammers were named to the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League West Division All-Star team Thursday while three others were selected to participate in the league’s Prospect Game.
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Come One, Come All

The Jamestown Jammers have put together a remarkable season on the diamond to this point in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League. Due to their stellar performance, it’s only fitting that a league-high nine Jammers were recognized Thursday as PGCBL West Division All-Stars. The West ...

Jamestown Loses Third Straight On Road

ELMIRA — The Jamestown Jammers held a 5-4 lead heading into the bottom of the seventh inning of their Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League matchup against the Elmira Pioneers Thursday night, but faltered down the stretch en route to a 9-5 loss in front of a crowd of 2,517 at Dunn ...

Bonnies To Host Niagara Nov. 10

ST. BONAVENTURE — Six home games and dates against five teams that reached national postseason tournaments a season ago highlight the 2017-18 nonconference schedule for the St. Bonaventure University women’s basketball team. Thirteen total non-conference games are on the slate — six at ...

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All-Stars Raising Money For Trip To N.J.

The Jamestown Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars captured the Western New York state baseball championship last weekend at Bergman Park. To continue their postseason journey to the Mid-Atlantic Regional in Somers Point, New Jersey later this month, however, the teenagers are required to raise a ...

Youth Soccer Roundup

JAYS U15 COED Kaylee Peterson, Matthew Weatherby, Cayden Frazier and Joseph Dahlgren each scored two goals as IBEW 1001 beat Morton Club, 10-2. Colton Cappalino and McKenzie Miller also scored for IBEW Local 1001, which had Gage Healy, Cappalino, Frazier and Peterson in net. Madison Smith ...

Barry Anderson, left, and Todd Erickson began their impressive streak in April 2015 at Bemus Point Golf Club.
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Year-Round Love Of Golf

Over time, area natives Todd Erickson and Barry Anderson have developed a strong passion for golf. That passion, along with some luck from Mother Nature, has allowed the longtime friends and playing partners to put together a remarkable streak on the links. In fact, the duo has now played ...

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Playoff Nail-Biter

Above, the Rockies’ Quincy Pace, right, receives instruction from third-base coach Dick Kinne during Wednesday’s City Parks & Recreation baseball league playoff action at Nordstrom Field. P-J photos by Scott Kindberg

Jammers Fall For Second Straight Night

SYRACUSE — Backed by a stellar start on the mound from Jake Binder, the Onondaga Flames took down the Jamestown Jammers, 5-2, on Wednesday night in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League matchup. Binder ended up tossing 7ª innings and only surrendered seven hits and two runs while ...

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Swanson Brothers Shine At Drive, Chip & Putt

Carson and Braylon Swanson of Westfield fared quite well at the Drive, Chip & Putt district championship last week at JC Martin Golf Course in Erie, Pennsylvania. Carson was first out of 19 boys in the 10-11 age group, while Braylon was third out of 13 boys in the 7-9 age group. The ...

Youth Football Camp Set For Persell MS July 24-27

The Future Red Raiders Youth Football Camp is scheduled for July 24-27 at Persell Middle School, 375 Baker St., Jamestown. Open to all area students ages 6-13, the camp is designed to develop fundamental football skills, courtesy of four days of high-quality fundamental instruction by ...

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Elite Performance

The Southern Tier Elite 14U travel fastpitch softball team, from southwestern New York and northwestern Pennsylvania, won the NSA Greater Buffalo Tournament last weekend in Hamburg. Kneeling, from the left, are Emma Saulter, Nicole Youngberg, Macy Youngberg, Alex Rivera and Amaya Lewczyk. In ...

Youth Soccer

INTERLEAGUE U8 GIRLS Ava Krofka scored twice in the fourth quarter to break a 3-3 tie as R. Patti Concrete & Excavating of Frewsburg beat Truck-Lite of Falconer, 5-3. Krofka finished with three goals while Rosalie Rondeau and Brionna Constantino also scored for R. Patti Concrete & ...

Bowling

Jamestown Bowling Company: Tuesday Senior Coffee Bowl — Jim Elardo 565, Bob Peterson 215-561, Joe Mills 537, Carol Mills 438.