Local Sports

Fishing Report

CHAUTAUQUA LAKE Bass anglers are doing well on largemouth in deep weed pockets off Lakewood, Warners Bars and in front of WeWanChu Cottages. The casting bite for muskies continues to be protective in the northern basin off Dewittville Point, Mayville Flats and Tom’s Point. Working ...

NYS DEC Has Announced New Round Of Funding

Approximately $525,000 in grant funding from the New York State Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) and administered by DEC’s Division of Lands and Forests is available for eligible planting projects in the Great Lakes Priority, Mohawk Priority and Statewide Priority watersheds. NYSDEC’s ...

74 & Counting

GERRY — Many thought that the idea of a rodeo wouldn’t succeed for even one year, but they were certainly wrong. For when Aug. 1 rolls around, this tiny hamlet just north of Jamestown will celebrate the opening night of its 74th consecutive annual rodeo, the longest-running PRCA ...

Lakewood YMCA Plays Host To More Then 200 Participants

LAKEWOOD — There are not many area sporting events that would be able to boast as diverse a tournament field as the one gathered at the Lakewood YMCA tennis center on Friday night. This weekend marks the first opportunity that the area venue has had to host the New York State Pickleball ...

Recalling ‘The Boss’ And His Generosity

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article on the late George Steinbrenner and the impact he had on an area resident first appeared in The Post-Journal several years ago. With Friday marking the eighth anniversary of his passing, it was deemed appropriate to run the story again to show a side of ...

Down Early, Jammers Win At Elmira, 8-3

ELMIRA — Despite working through some difficulties playing away from home this season, the Jamestown Jammers looked sharp on Friday evening, notching a come-from-behind 8-3 win over Elmira in Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League action. The Jammers are now 24-9 after scoring three runs ...

Suckow Tops Area Bowling

Jim Suckow led the Thursday Seniors at Jamestown Bowling Company with a 215-244-647, while Josh Snow rolled a 249-160-171-580 in the Tuesday Adult Juniors. In the Tuesday Have-A-Ball League, Steve Guadagnino had a 590 and Steve Propheter a 222-582. Alex Nelson spun a 200-225-209-634 to lead ...

Charity Bike Ride Set For July 20

Area bicycling enthusiasts interested in taking a charity ride to support those with disabilities are invited to take part in a planned ride from Jamestown to Dunkirk on Friday, July 20. The bike ride is part of the first day of the 22nd annual Laurel Memorial Run & Walk. Participants ...

Youth Soccer Roundup

INTERLEAGUE U8 FAST Falconer Funeral Home topped Frewsburg Greg Mackie Appliance, 2-1, with goals coming from Camden Boardman and Kale Livengood. Peter Pasieka scored in defeat while Tage Mazurco was the defensive MVP. FAYS U10 Jay Eckert Construction battled HCH Interiors to a 5-5 ...

TRZ Run/Walk Scheduled For July 21

FREWSBURG — The sixth annual TRZ 5K/10K Kids Fun Run and Walk will be held on Saturday, July 21. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the one-mile fun run being held at 9 a.m., the 5K and 10K events at 9:30 a.m. and the awards ceremony rounding things out at 11 a.m. The Fun Run will ...

Youth Baseball Roundup

WNY STATE BABE RUTH 14-YEAR-OLD TOURNAMENT SYRACUSE — The Jamestown Babe Ruth 14-year-old All-Stars are a win away from advancing to the Mid-Atlantic Regional. Kyle Dean scattered three hits over 4• innings and helped his own cause with two hits and also drove in a run to send ...

Trap Leagues

In the past week of action in the Warren County Trap League, Corry topped Brokenstraw, 348-338, while Tidioute downed Sugar Grove I, 339-334, Sugar Grove II defeated Sheffield 339-332, and Pine Grove knocked off Kalbfus 336-335. Perfect 50s came from Nick Lapinski, Reid Scott, Ashley Gurdak, ...

Gowanda Oldtimers Softball Game Is July 29

GOWANDA — The second annual Gowanda Oldtimers softball game is set for July 29 at Gateway Park. Batting practice will begin at 6 p.m. and will be followed by the game and post-game picnic. Former players from the Gowanda Softball League, including teams from Silver Creek, are encouraged to ...

Gowanda Oldtimers Softball Game Is July 29

GOWANDA — The second annual Gowanda Oldtimers softball game is set for July 29 at Gateway Park. Batting practice will begin at 6 p.m. and will be followed by the game and post-game picnic. Former players from the Gowanda Softball League, including teams from Silver Creek, are encouraged to ...

Comforts Of Home

The Jamestown Jammers won another game at home Thursday night to improve to 18-1 at Diethrick Park on the season. Now they’ll have to figure things out on the road. Dailin Lee and Brandon Nania hit two-run doubles in a seven-run fifth inning as Jamestown pulled away from Geneva for a ...

Jagoda Stops By To See Former Players, Manager Who Gave Him Start

Frank Jagoda III sat in the bleachers down the left-field line at Diethrick Park on Thursday night, looked out at the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League game playing out before him and marveled at the serendipity of it all. “There’s a high school kid from San Diego with a kid from ...