Local Sports

Shults To Sponsor Hole-In-One Prize At CSHOF Tournament

Shults Auto Group will sponsor a $10,000 hole-in-one prize at the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame’s first-ever golf tournament, Saturday, June 16 on the Lake Course at Chautauqua Golf Club. An ace on a designated par-3 hole will earn a lucky golfer $5,000 while the CSHOF will receive an ...

SECTION VI PLAYOFFS

Section VI Baseball Playoffs CLASS AA All games at 5 p.m. unless noted Prequarterfinals Sunday, May 20 No. 9 Jamestown at No. 8 Frontier, 4:45 p.m. Quarterfinals Tuesday, May 22 Jamestown/Frontier winner at No. 1 Lancaster No. 5 Orchard Park at No. 4 Niagara Falls No. 6 ...

Area Baseball, Softball Roundup

SOUTHERN TIER GIRLS SOFTBALL MAJORS DIVISION Mary Gerace had two hits with a double and Alisa Colburn also added two hits as Southwestern’s Slicktext.com defeated Southwestern’s Law Offices of Avery Olson, 15-9. For Slicktext.com, Alex Melquist collected an RBI triple; Megan Kubera ...

The Good … The Bad … And The Ugly

The regular bass season is actually very simple on Chautauqua Lake. It runs from the third Saturday in June until the last day of November. Anglers are allowed to keep any five bass over 12 inches long. From Dec. 1 until the day before the traditional opening day anglers are allowed to pursue ...

New York Eliminates CWD After Discovery In Wild Populations

New York state is at the forefront of a positive conservation effort again. A plan was designed to protect both wild white-tailed deer and moose herds in New York, as well as captive cervids including deer and elk held at enclosed facilities. “New York is leading the nation in protecting ...

Keyser Memorial Softball Tourney Is June 2

WESTFIELD — The Woody Keyser Modifed Softball Tournament is slated for June 2. This year will mark the 19th annual event. All proceeds from this tournament go to the Woody Keyser Memorial Fund. Donations from the fund are made in Woody’s name to local youth baseball and softball ...

Seniors Shine

SALAMANCA — Cattaraugus-Little Valley’s Abby Gostomski and Dunkirk’s Emilee Hanlon had nights to remember in their final Super 8 Meet of Champions on Friday evening. Gostomski won the 400 meters (59.88) and 800 meters (2:23.86) while also being a member of the winning 1,600-meter relay ...

Jamestown Vietnam Vet To Be Honored By Yankees

FALCONER — David Cobbe spent Friday evening enjoying a Falconer junior varsity girls softball game at Ernie Strickland Field. A week from today, the Jamestown resident and seven members of his family will be taking in a baseball game at arguably the most recognizable sporting venue in the ...

Carlson’s Walk-Off Single Lifts Bears

FREWSBURG — Ashley Carlson’s two-out single in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted Frewsburg to a 6-5 non-league softball victory over Forestville on Friday. Peyton Yost led off the inning with a double and came around to score on Carlson’s base hit up the middle. The victory ...

Baker Throws No-Hitter For Senn’s 601st Win

CATTARAUGUS — Austin Baker threw a five-inning no-hitter with 10 strikeouts as Cattaraugus-Little Valley ended its season with a 21-0 win over Bishop Walsh on Friday. Baker did not walk a batter, allowing his only base runner when Bishop Walsh’s leadoff hitter reached on an error to open ...

No. 8 Pine Valley Advances In Thursday Prequarterfinal

SOUTH DAYTON — Malori Waag hit an RBI double during a four-run first inning as No. 8 Pine Valley jumped out to a lead en route to an 8-0 Section VI Class D prequarterfinal softball win over No. 9 Sherman on Thursday. Waag finished 3 for 4 with two doubles and two RBIs while Kayla Hohl was 3 ...

Area Baseball, Softball Roundup

SOUTHERN TIER GIRLS BABE RUTH SOFTBALL MAJORS DIVISION Kenzie Westley was the offensive standout and Ashley Smith was the defensive standout when Jeremy’s Bel-View of Jamestown downed the Law Office of Avery Olson of Southwestern. Brooke Long scored four times and Alyssa Carlson was the ...

Area Teen Bowlers To Roll In ‘Beat The Champ’

Kyle Christensen, Alex Nelson and William Ploetz, all from Jamestown, and Logan Crist of Bemus Point will compete at Jamestown Bowling Company in the Beat The Champ television show (Channel 4) at 4 p.m. today with an encore performance at 11 p.m. Sunday. Beat The Champ was originally aired ...

Tri-County Assistant Wins Golf Tourney

EAST AMHERST — Jake Eckley of Tri-County Country Club in Forestville was first in the Western New York Assistants Tournament at Transit Valley Country Club on Friday. Eckley shot a 75 to win by a stroke over Mike Boss of River Oaks CC and Christian Hoecker of Monroe CC. Kevin Johnson of ...

Bowling

Roger Gustafson shot a 213-606 in the Morning Seniors League at Jamestown Bowling Company. Jamestown Bowling Company: Morning Seniors — Lenny Bush 513.

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

Today’s Schedule High School Baseball Playoffs Class AA No. 9 Jamestown at No. 8 Frontier, 5 p.m. Class B-1 No. 6 Albion at No. 3 Fredonia, 3 p.m. Class B-2 No. 7 Gowanda at No. 2 Royalton-Hartland, noon No. 6 JFK at No. 3 Southwestern, noon Class C No. 9 Falconer at No. 8 ...

SECTION VI PLAYOFFS

Section VI Baseball Playoffs CLASS AA All games at 5 p.m. unless noted Prequarterfinals Saturday, May 19 No. 9 Jamestown at No. 8 Frontier Quarterfinals Tuesday, May 22 Jamestown/Frontier winner at No. 1 Lancaster No. 5 Orchard Park at No. 4 Niagara Falls No. 6 Lockport at ...

Putting On A Show

MAYVILLE — Cianna Braymiller did just about everything for No. 2 Chautauqua Lake in Section VI Class C prequarterfinal action on Thursday—on offense and defense. The junior belted a pair of two-run shots over the fence to lead the Thunderbirds (11-3) to a 9-3 win over No. 15 Falconer ...

Dragons Trim Bulldogs In Class C Pitchers’ Duel

BEMUS POINT — No. 6 Maple Grove (6-9) was able to edge No. 11 Brocton (6-8) via 1-0 final in Section VI Class C prequarterfinal action as Lynne Nordin fanned eight, walked two and gave up three hits in the victory. The lone run came in the second inning when Sammy Davis was hit by a pitch, ...