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Hemminger, Price Too Much For Clymer To Handle

Courtney Hemminger had 17 points while Madison Price added 16 points and seven rebounds as Maple Grove beat Clymer, 71-27, in non-league girls basketball Tuesday evening. The Red Dragons led 16-3 after the first quarter and 41-14 at halftime. For the game, they shot 31 of 63 (49.2 percent) ...

Randolph Pins Timberwolves

RANDOLPH — Jacob Zachar got his season off to a good start for Randolph on Tuesday night. After finishing fourth in Section VI Division II a year ago at 195 pounds a season ago, Zachar opened the 2018-19 campaign with a pin of Cattaraugus-Little Valley’s Anthony Snyder in 1:03 on Tuesday ...

Junior Bowling

Austin Aldrich led the Junior Majors at Jamestown Bowling Company with a 216-216-235-667, Brandon Michael had a 213-225-211-449 and Kyle Christensen had a 219-213-199-631. Natalie Milner led the Preps with a 110-150-105-365, Matthew Olson had a 112-110-141-363 and Cameron Gifford rolled a ...

High School Schedule

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Jamestown at Sweet Home, 7:30 p.m. Forestville at Gowanda, 7:30 p.m. Buffalo Academy of Science vs. Fredonia at Shootout in the Swamp, Allegany-Limestone, 7:30 p.m. Silver Creek vs. WNY Maritime at St. Mary’s For The Deaf, 7:30 ...

Bears Sweep Brocton

FREWSBURG — Brendan Randall’s 202-171-521 led Frewsburg to a 4-0 sweep of Brocton in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association bowling action Tuesday at Frewsburg Lanes. Matthew Thompson added a 184 game and 499 series while Malik Williams had a 181 game and a 470 set for the Bears ...

Frewsburg/Southwestern Swims To Win

OLEAN — Frewsburg/Southwestern moved to 3-0 on the year with a 124-59 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association boys swimming win over Olean (1-2) on Tuesday. Zach Gifford took home the 200-yard freestyle in 2:05.52 and the 500-yard freestyle in 5:38.64; Gannon Moore claimed the 100-yard ...

JCC Men, Women Post Road Basketball Wins Over Lorain CC

ELYRIA, Ohio — Tyairus Sands exploded for a 34-point, 11-rebound double-double as Jamestown Community College (5-3) picked up a 106-92 win over Lorain Community College in NJCAA men’s basketball. Sands finished his night 3-for-5 shooting from beyond the arc, as did Nate Pelissier on his ...

Dragons’ Crossley, Kibbe Honored

SYRACUSE — The New York State Sportswriters Association announced its all-state girls soccer teams on Monday, and a pair of Maple Grove seniors — Clare Crossley and Chloe Kibbe — lead the way for the local honorees by being selected to the Class C Third Team. The Red Dragons ended ...

Dunkirk Girls Down Nardin In Ricker’s Return

DUNKIRK — Ken Ricker was so engrossed in his first pregame talk in eight years that he lost track of time. No problem, though. The Dunkirk girls basketball team rewarded its new coach with a convincing season-opening victory. Kymie Nance scored 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds; Amari ...

Tompkins Has Big Night At JBC, Rolls 733 In Ladies Classic

Steph Tompkins led the Monday Night Ladies Classic League at Jamestown Bowling Company with a 279-222-232-733 and Ashley Zaffino hit a 247-225-674. John Budzinksi led the Saturday Mixed Couples League with a 278-666 while Roger Golden hit a 259-654. Troy Beightol paced the VSK Emporium ...

Fredonia Boys Set Record In CCAA Bowling Opener

FREDONIA — The Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association high school bowling season started Monday with Fredonia hosting Chautauqua Lake at Lucky Lanes. Both the Fredonia boys and girls swept their matches, 4-0, with the Fredonia boys breaking the school record for high series (3,154) ...

Pool Leagues

In the Jamestown Tuesday Night Pool League perfect 24s came from Tim Perrin, John Silk, Kim Michaels, Tom Perez, Dennis Smith, Jom Howard, Chris Dalton, Vidal Colon, Clint Howie, Ed Warner, Scott Berry, Alan Rivera, Greg Worroll, John Walker, Matt Thrasher and Bodine Shafer. Puzzle Lounge II ...

High School Schedule

High School Schedule Boys Basketball Cassadaga Valley at Pine Valley, 7:30 p.m. Panama at Chautauqua Lake, 7:30 p.m. Clymer at Frewsburg, 7:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Westfield, 7:30 p.m. Ellicottville at Southwestern, 7:30 p.m. Falconer at Catt-Little Valley, 7:30 p.m. Frewsburg at ...

The Power Of A Ball

EDITOR’S NOTE: Tom Hyde is a former area resident; the son of Frank Hyde, the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame inductee and former Post-Journal sports editor; and currently is a senior writer at The Cut, a golf magazine. I was in Mongolia, crossing the Gobi Desert in a Russian army jeep. The ...

Goalie Keane Shines For Rebels

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — The Jamestown Rebels earned a split of their weekend series against New Jersey on Sunday, courtesy of a spectacular performance by goalie Ryan Keane. Keane stopped all 31 shots he faced to spark the Rebels to a 4-0 victory over the Titans at the Middletown Ice World ...

Foley Is Player Of Year

Caleb Foley has been named the Offensive Player of the Year for the Chautauqua Cattaraugus Athletic Association Central Division after posting a strong junior campaign with Maple Grove. Foley led the Red Dragons with 26 goals and five assists as Maple Grove finished the year at ...

Pietrocarlo Captures All-American Honors

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Hope Pietrocarlo (Bemus Point /Maple Grove) became Edinboro University’s first All-American in women’s cross country since 2015 with a 27th-place finish among 264 runners as the youthful Fighting Scots finished 23rd at the NCAA Division II National Championships on ...

Trojan Connection Rewarded

BLASDELL — Every year dating back to 1972, Western New York football history has been made with the presentation of the Connolly Cup, which recognizes the most outstanding player in Western New York. On Saturday at Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant, Pioneer senior Mike Rigerman claimed the ...