Local Sports

Carter To Fight Professionally Nov. 21

Davmond Carter of Jamestown, pictured above, is preparing for his first professional boxing bout on Nov. 21 in Youngstown, Ohio. Carter, 25, trains with the YMCA youth boxing program under coaches Joe Ortiz and Chip Swanson, and will enter his first pro fight as a heavyweight. Carter sports and ...

After Successful Start, Jets Ready For Home Opener

The Jamestown YMCA Jets’ 2018-19 season is off to a successful start. The team competed in its first league meet of the season against the Titusville YMCA. The meet was held at the Titusville High School on Oct. 27. The 34 swimmers that attended the meet posted 33 best times. The Jets ...

The Post-Journal Tennis Classic Is This Weekend

The Lakewood YMCA will be hosting The Post-Journal Classic Tennis Tournament on Friday through Sunday. Adult divisions will include Men’s Open Singles, Men’s A Singles, Men’s Open Doubles, Men’s A Doubles, Women’s Open Singles, Women’s A Singles, Women’s Open Doubles and Mixed ...

Falconer To Host U.S. Baseball Academy In January

Falconer High School is hosting a four-week baseball camp starting Jan. 6. SUNY Fredonia assistant coach Dick Adams will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for players in grades 1-12 and are limited to seven players per coach. Sessions are ...

YMCA Youth Basketball Sign-Up Deadline Is Friday

The registration deadline for the Jamestown Area YMCA Youth Basketball League is Friday. The league is open to boys and girls in grades 1-8. The league focuses on fun, teamwork, sportsmanship and individual player growth. Players from outside schools must attend the same school. All Jamestown ...

Bonnies Can’t Hold Lead In Loss At Niagara

LEWISTON — Shorthanded yet again, St. Bonaventure fell to Big 4 rival Niagara Monday night, 80-72, at the Gallagher Center. A 22-11 disparity in fouls called led to a 19-2 edge in free throws made for the Purple Eagles. Playing without two senior starters, Courtney Stockard and LaDarien ...

Anderson Inducted Into YSU HOF

Bethany Anderson (Jamestown/Southwestern) was inducted into the Youngstown University Hall of Fame at the 34th annual banquet on Oct. 27. A 2008 YSU graduate and 2004 graduate of Southwestern Central School, Anderson ended her track and field career as one of the most decorated athletes in ...

Lakewood Resident Completes Ironman Florida Competition

Samuel Whitmore, a Lakewood resident and owner of Bag and String Wine Merchants, successfully completed the 140.1-mile Florida Ironman Course on Nov. 4. In December 2017, Sam, his father-in-law Dr. Robert Berke of Westfield, and his three brothers- in-law, Jon Berke of Toronto, Jonathan ...

Snyder, Card, Penhollow, Bernard Honored In Class C South

The Class C South All-Star teams were released recently, and Cole Snyder was selected as the 2018 Player of the Year. The Southwestern senior finished his season with 140 completions on 220 attempts for 2,069 yards with 37 touchdowns and nine interceptions. Snyder also rushed 105 times ...

Youth Wrestling

Team Legacy made its first appearance at the eighth annual Canfield Fall Classic in Canfield, Ohio. Adian Senear and Carmine Calimeri both took second place while Griffin Williams and Riley Best both took fourth place. The team’s next stop is in Ridgway, Pennsylvania for the 29th annual ...

Youth Hockey

PEEWEE B It is balanced scoring that is the mark of a solid hockey team. It is balanced scoring that keeps opponents up at night. And, thus far, it is balanced scoring that is the calling card of the Jamestown Lakers. Going into the season, the coaches were concerned about just who it ...

Eggleston Rolls 793 Series With 285 Game At JBC

Mike Eggleston led the Saturday Night Once-A-Month League at JBC with a 266-285-242-793, while Sam Lamancuso rolled a 248-632 and Gary Swan a 240-583. Anne Wasik led the women with a 219 game. Jim Suckow led the Friday Coffee Bowl at JBC with a 214-227-227-668, while Jim Elardo tossed a ...

NYSPHSAA PLAYOFFS

Mike Eggleston led the Saturday Night Once-A-Month League at JBC with a 266-285-242-793, while Sam Lamancuso rolled a 248-632 and Gary Swan a 240-583. Anne Wasik led the women with a 219 game. Jim Suckow led the Friday Coffee Bowl at JBC with a 214-227-227-668, while Jim Elardo tossed a ...

Senior Moments

The 19th annual Chautauqua County Senior All-Star Soccer Games were played Sunday afternoon at the Martin Road Athletic Complex in Jamestown. For the record, the White defeated Blue, 4-1, in the girls game, headlined by a goal and an assist from team Most Valuable Player Chloe Kibbe of ...

JCC Posts Huge Road Win Over Ranked Team

GROTON, Conn. — Travis Wells is in his fourth season as the coach of the Jamestown Community College women’s basketball team. He’s never had a better win than the one the Jayhawks recorded Sunday afternoon. Nicole Johnson scored 22 points, Alexis Rodenbaugh had 21 and Olivia Lynn ...

Snyder, Card Finalists For Connolly Cup

Two members of the Southwestern Trojans football team are among the 10 finalists for the William R. Connolly Memorial Cup, which has been presented annually to Western New York’s outstanding high school player since 1972. Joining the Trojans’ Cole Snyder and Alex Card at the luncheon ...

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS

FOOTBALL FAR WEST REGIONALS at Clarence High School Friday, Nov. 9 CLASS C VI-Cleveland Hill 54, V-Letchworth/Warsaw 6 CLASS A VI-West Seneca East 15, V-Irondequoit 8 Saturday, Nov. 10 CLASS D VI-Clymer/Sherman/Panama 29, V-Alexander 6 CLASS AA V-Aquinas 39, VI-Lancaster ...

Regional ROMP

LEROY — Up 18-7 in the third set of Saturday’s Class D Far West Regional at LeRoy High School, Panama junior Natalie Angeletti’s jump serve barely made it to the net. Angeletti looked over at Coach Tammy Hosier and the two shared a laugh. By that point, the pressure was off the ...