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Ramsey’s Big Night Propels Sherman Past Frewsburg

FREWSBURG — Tanner Ramsey was able to pour in five 3-pointers on his way to 28 points to lead Sherman (8-5, 6-0) to a 64-54 Division 2 West win over host Frewsburg on Friday evening. Ramsey came up big for his team after captain Jared Gleason got into foul trouble early. Mike Beatman chipped ...

MG Wrestlers Lose Close Match

FRANKLINVILLE — Franklinville was able to post a narrow 36-35 Division 2 wrestling win over Maple Grove on Friday night. Pins for the victors came from Kaylum Goodell at 138 pounds, Matt Peters at 152 and Cyle Livingston at 132. Maple Grove had Taige Jones earn a fall at 145 and Shane ...

Frewsburg Boys, Girls Sweep CCAA Bowling Matches Vs. Randolph

RANDOLPH — Led by Bryanna Warner and Bridget Ritter, the Frewsburg girls improved their bowling record to 18-6 in the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association on Friday. Warner spilled a 181-173-246-600 and Ritter had a 155-403 as the Bears defeated Randolph, 4-0. Frewsburg’s linescore ...

Arnold, Erickson, Elardo Show Way

Jeff Arnold drilled a 230-269-248-747 in the Friday Night Mixed Couples League at Jamestown Bowling Company to highlight the area pin action. Matt Erickson decked a 257-246-714 for Crescent Inn in the Bel-View East League where Greg Gush fired a 243-145-695 at JBC. Jim Elardo shot a ...

Randolph’s Gabe McCoy takes the ball to the basket as teammate Calvin George (50) looks on during a CCAA Division 1 East game against Allegany-Limestone on Thursday night in Randolph.
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Defensive Presence

RANDOLPH — Offensively challenged throughout the first half Thursday night, Randolph needed strong defense to keep it close in its CCAA Division 1 East matchup with Allegany-Limestone. Thanks in large part to eighth-grader Gabe McCoy patrolling the paint and blocking six shots, the ...

Chautauqua Lake’s Katelyn Fardink dribbles past a Dunkirk defender during their CCAA Division 1 West game in Dunkirk on Thursday night.
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Chautauqua Lake Hits 14 3s, Sets School Record For Points

DUNKIRK — 3-point shooting enabled Chautauqua Lake’s girls to tie a school record for points in CCAA Division 1 West action Thursday night. The Thunderbirds hit 14-of-30 shots from 3-point range with Katelyn Fardink recording six of them in an 85-37 win over Dunkirk. Chautauqua Lake ...

Michael Davenport is one of six returning players scheduled to suit up for the Jamestown Jackals in their NABL opener tonight at Jamestown Community College’s Physical Education Complex.
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Jackals Open Season Tonight

The Jamestown Jackals will be returning to the hardwood for their third season today at 7 p.m., and plenty has changed during the offseason. The Jackals will now be playing in the newly expanded Northeast Division of the North American Basketball League after spending last year in the ...

Jamestown Falls At McDowell (Pa.)

MILLCREEK, Pa. — Two scoring droughts — one in each half — were the difference as Jamestown suffered a 66-40 non-league setback against McDowell, the 20th-ranked basketball team in Pennsylvania, on Thursday night. Freshman Will Jeffress scored 18 points while junior Jack Gallagher and ...

Frewsburg/Southwestern Clinches Title

DUNKIRK — Frewsburg/Southwestern swimming improved to 9-2 overall and clinched the CCAA swimming title with a record of 8-1 after topping Dunkirk/Fredonia/Silver Creek/Forestville/Cassadaga Valley/Brocton, 111-69, on Thursday night. Jacob Rhodes was a double winner in the victory after ...

Johnson, Marsh Combine For 26 Off Panama Bench

PANAMA — Panama (10-0, 3-0) had no trouble on Thursday night despite a slow start, firing home 50 points in the middle two quarters on its way to a 64-34 CCAA Division 2 West win over Clymer (6-5). Maci Johnson was able to come off the bench and supplement scoring along with Alexys Marsh, ...

Trim, Hetrick Lead Red Dragons

Maple Grove claimed a 46-36 CCAA non-league win over Dunkirk on Thursday thanks to five pins on the night, while the Red Dragons also claimed three wins via forfeit. At 138 pounds Taige Jones took care of Hunter Larson in 5:35; at 160 pounds Carter Russo pinned Alex Navarro in 3:45; at 113 ...

Adult Basketball

In Week 1 of the Next Level Men’s Basketball League the three-time defending champions Ol’ Skool picked up a 73-59 win over Phonezone thanks to 44 points from Maceo Wofford, 12 from Dean Stockwell, 8 from Dylan Monroe and 7 by Mel Henley. Jake McBride picked up a team-high 23 points in ...

Pool League

A total of 13 shooters recorded perfect scores of 24s in the Jamestown Tuesday night Men’s Pool League. Vidal Colon, Dave Lepley, Kyle Rahr, Scott Laurito, John Meacham, Tony Snow, Steve Fiorella. Tim Mahalko, Rick Elardo, Ratz Desnerck, Ed Bowles, Tom Perez and Tex Knowlton all shot ...

High School Schedule

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Southwestern at Fredonia, 7:30 p.m. Panama at Brocton, 7:30 p.m. Olean at Falconer, 7:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Chautauqua Lake, 7:30 p.m. Cassadaga Valley at Clymer, 7:30 p.m. Sherman at Frewsburg, 7:30 p.m. Girls High School ...

Blasdell Throws Perfect Game At JBC

It was Mark Blasdell’s turn to throw a perfect game in the Dave Warren Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Hall of Fame Classic at Jamestown Bowling Company. Blasdell tossed his 300 for John Nelson Construction and also fired a 268 on his way to a 791 series Thursday night. Alex Foti was next with a ...

Falconer/Cassadaga Valley’s Dylan Ingrao is in control of Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Panama’s Brad Babcock in the 152-pound match Wednesday night at Falconer Central School. Ingrao won via pin in 33 seconds.
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Prep Work

FALCONER — Regardless of who their competition may be, Falconer/Cassadaga Valley wrestling is coming to the mats ready to put it all on the line in preparation for this week’s first-ever Section VI team dual meet, and on Wednesday night that determination took the form of a 51-26 CCAA ...

Panama’s Natalie Angeletti and the rest of the Lady Panthers remain atop the New York State Sportswriters Association Class D basketball poll this week.
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Lady Panthers Remain No. 1

SYRACUSE — Panama remains No. 1 in Class D as the New York State Sportswriters Association released its latest girls basketball rankings Thursday afternoon. The Panthers (9-0, 2-0) beat CCAA Division 2 West foe Frewsburg, 56-29, on Tuesday night and will host Clymer tonight at 7:30 ...

Members of the Gerry Rodeo committee display the cowboys’ Favorite Rodeo award they received at the First Frontier Finals Rodeo last week. From the left are Sharon Atwell, rodeo committee secretary; Tom Atwell, rodeo chairman; and Lori Johnson, advance ticket sales chairman.
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2017 Gerry Rodeo Is The ‘Favorite’ In Vote Of Cowboys

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Gerry Volunteer Fire Department’s Rodeo and their stock contractor, Painted Pony Pro Rodeo of Lake Luzerne, New York, received several top awards at the First Frontier Circuit Rodeo Finals last week. Highlighting the awards was the selection of the 2017 Gerry Rodeo as ...