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Jamestown’s Alexis Grissom takes the ball to the basket in front of Williamsville North’s Courtney Herlan during Thursday evening’s ECIC Division 1 girls basketball game at Jamestown’s McElrath Gymnasium.
P-J photo by Valory S. Isaacson

Lady Raiders Romp

The Jamestown High School girls basketball team didn’t have a player reach double figures in its Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 basketball game Thursday night. That was fine by head coach Tim Anderson, because just about everyone got into the scoring column ...

Randolph’s Meghan Ames drives around Gowanda’s Alexis Hawkins during CCAA Division 1 East girls basketball Thursday evening in Randolph.
P-J photo by Alex Shipherd

Hettenbaugh Does It All For Randolph

RANDOLPH — Haley Hettenbaugh and MacKenzie Marsh combined for 17 of Randolph’s 21 first-quarter points and the Cardinals breezed to a 71-22 Division 1 East victory over Gowanda. Hettenbaugh finished with 20 points, nine steals, eight rebounds and six assists while Marsh had 15 ...

Panama/Chautauqua Lake/Maple Grove’s Austin Strong swims the 200-yard freestyle Thursday evening in Panama.
P-J photo by Mark L. Anderson

Strong, Manwaring Double; Yuchnitz Nearly Sets Record Again

PANAMA — Austin Strong and Cole Manwaring were both double winners while Patrick Yuchnitz just missed setting a school record as Panama/Chautauqua Lake/Maple Grove prevailed over Frewsburg/Southwestern/Pine Valley, 106-70, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association boys swimming ...

Morales Tourney Begins Tonight

FALCONER — The Patrick J. Morales Wrestling Tournament kicks off at 5 p.m. today at Falconer Central School. Action resumes at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Below are the top seeds in each weight class. 99: 1. Jacob Payne (Falconer); 2. Luke Tomlinson (Maple Grove); 3. Joe Gabler (Harborcreek); 4. ...

Ecklund Leads CL/W/P On Wednesday

Sophomore Derek Ecklund improved to 18-7 on the season to lead Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Panama to a 61-13 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 wrestling victory over Southwestern on Wednesday evening. Ecklund, an honorable-mention selection at 132 pounds in the latest ...

Southwestern Boys, Girls Sweep T’Birds

CUTTING — Alex Nelson had games of 192 and 223 en route to a 580 series to lead Southwestern to a 4-0 sweep of Chautauqua Lake in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 bowling Thursday at Cutting Lanes. The Trojans (8-24) rolled a linescore of 833-714-618-2,066 to top the ...

Trap League

The Penn York Winter Trap League completed the first half of its season in true winter conditions Sunday at the Kalbfus Rod & Gun Club. There were 112 hardy shooters in attendance and Busti was the first-place team followed by Kane, just one target behind. Hunter Trawick was the high ...

Pownall’s 760 Series Leads Area Bowling

Bill Pownall recorded a 227-257-276-760 for Real Estate Advantage in the VSK Emporium League at Frewsburg Lanes on Wednesday night. Russ Payne, a teammate of Pownall, hit a 236-241-244-721. Paul Burdic turned in games of 289 and 270 en route to a 728 series for Farm Fresh Foods to lead the ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Fredonia at Southwestern, 7:30 p.m. Brocton at Sherman, 7:30 p.m. Clymer at Panama, 7:30 p.m. Portville at Silver Creek, 6:30 p.m. Pine Valley at North Collins, 7:30 p.m. Falconer at Maple Grove, 7:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Chautauqua ...

Randolph’s Dylan Muntz works on top of Salamanca’s Tyler Coban.
P-J photo by Alex Shipherd

Busy Night On The Mat

FALCONER — Senior Dylan Ingrao ran his record to 32-3 on the season with a pair of wins as Falconer defeated Dunkirk/Silver Creek, 68-13, and Gowanda, 58-18, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 wrestling Wednesday evening. Ingrao earned a 16-0 technical fall over ...

Medaille’s Dani Reinwald had 21 points and 21 rebounds in a win over Pitt-Bradford on Wednesday evening.
Photo courtesy of Medaille College Athletics

Alfred State Players Earn USCAA Recognition

Sam VanValkenburg (Sherman/Sherman) and Jeff Andrews (Randolph/Randolph) were two of 10 members of the Alfred State College football team named to the All-USCAA team this fall. Andrews, a sophomore agriculture business major, was named to the first team just one season after earning ...

Panama Retains No. 2 Spot In Class D Girls

If the New York State Sportswriters Association rankings play out the way they stand right now, Panama and Section X’s Heuvelton will again be playing for a state Class D girls basketball title. The Panthers, in the midst of a four-game winning streak including their first two ...

Clymer/Sherman Earns Victory

Clymer/Sherman’s boys won their first match of the season by a 3-1 win over Randolph in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 action Wednesday. Nicholas Frew hit 206-158-177-541 and Heath Reed had a 137-143-404 as Clymer-Sherman (4-28) rolled games of 615-606-616-1,837 ...

Sherman Pulls Away Early, Coasts To Win

SHERMAN — The first quarter decided things early for Sherman in a Division 2 West boys basketball game Wednesday evening. With Chris Robson scoring 10 points and Kolby Parks adding 8 points, the Wildcats took a 20-3 lead in the opening eight minutes and went on to record a 58-28 win over ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Frewsburg at Archbishop Walsh, 7:30 p.m. Girls High School Basketball Panama at Cassadaga Valley, 7:30 p.m. Frewsburg at Westfield, 7:30 p.m. Forestville at Cattaraugus-Little Valley, 7:30 p.m. Southwestern at Fredonia, 7:30 ...

Without Adams, Bonnies Fall At Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. — St. Bonaventure started strong, led for nearly the entire first half and took a three-point edge to intermission, but foul trouble and a second-half surge sent Richmond to a 78-61 victory on Wednesday night at the Robins Center. Leading scorer Jaylen Adams didn’t dress ...

Saint Louis Prevails Despite Maycock’s 10

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Gabby Richmond posted 18 points and eight rebounds while Jalisha Terry poured in 13 points of her own, but it was not enough for the St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team to overcome Saint Louis in a 64-49 decision Wednesday afternoon at Chaifetz Arena. The Bonnies ...

Youth Hockey

SQUIRT B The Jamestown Lakers scored three goals in the third period to pull away from the Southtown Stars for a 6-3 victory. Canyon Johnson fed Jackson Kresge on a breakaway for the first Lakers’ goal. After falling behind 2-1, the Lakers’ Parker Norlander tied the score with his first ...

Junior Bowling

JAMESTOWN BOWLING COMPANY Hunter Giunta scattered 223-606 and Brandon Michael had a 205-577 in the Junior-Majors League at Jamestown Bowling Company. Jonathan Smith rolled the highest game with a 235 and Austin Aldrich had a 209. Eian Cooley hit 149-411 and Logan Crist had a 158-408 in ...

YMCA Basketball

THIRD- AND FOURTH-GRADE BOYS Conner Young scored 16 points as Southwestern Blue beat Jamestown Grey. Ayden Samuelson led Jamestown. ——— Alex Barmore scored 12 points as Panama Red beat Jamestown White. Dominic Gonzalez scored 8 for Jamestown. ——— Panama Red beat ...