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SHULTS AUTO GROUP LEAGUE BOYS JAYVEES Led by John Brockelbank’s two goals, Cassadaga/Falconer (1-10) defeated Jamestown (3-8), 4-3, in the Boys Division at the Lakewood YMCA. Also scoring for the winners were Matt Dallas and Jacob Thierfeldt with one goal each. Tage Roehm had a hat ...

NYSPHSAA BASKETBALL

BOYS Far West Regionals Saturday at Rush-Henrietta High School March 11 Class AA V-Fairport 63, VI-Niagara Falls 2 Class A V-Irondequoit 65, VI-North Tonawanda 41 Class B VI-Health Sciences 50, V-Mynderse 47 Class C V-Northstar Christian 77, VI-Chautauqua Lake 70 Class ...

Panama’s Madalyn Bowen (23), Natalie Angeletti (12) and Nicole Johnson (24) fight with Heuvelton players for a rebound during the 2016 NYSPHSAA Class D championship game at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy. 
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Another Trip East

Jeff Angeletti is calling Winter Storm Stella “the perfect storm.” Tuesday and Wednesday’s late-season nor’easter wreaked havoc on the East Coast, stretching all the way into Western New York closing most school districts in its path. But Panama’s girls basketball coach said his ...

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Shults Auto Group YMCA Soccer Champions

Pictured are the winners of the Shults Auto Group YMCA Indoor Soccer League. Above are the Varsity Boys A Bracket winners from Dunkirk. Pictured, in front, from left, are: Antonio Robles, Felix Garcia and Angel Martinez. In back are: Josue Alfaro, Cameron Pagano, Brandon Birner, Luis Vega, ...

Division 2 Wrestling All-Stars Named

Four state qualifiers headline the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division II first-team wrestling all-star selections. Maple Grove teammates Shane Hetrick (113 pounds), Trevor Micek (170 pounds) and Zak Trim (182 pounds) were all recognized as first-team selections following ...

NYSPHSAA BASKETBALL

BOYS Far West Regionals Saturday at Rush-Henrietta High School March 11 Class AA V-Fairport 63, VI-Niagara Falls 2 Class A V-Irondequoit 65, VI-North Tonawanda 41 Class B VI-Health Sciences 50, V-Mynderse 47 Class C V-Northstar Christian 77, VI-Chautauqua Lake 70 Class ...

The Southern Tier hockey team surrounds Jacob Barber, middle, in the locker room prior to its final home game last month at the Northwest Arena. Jacob’s invitation was issued by Xpress players Joey Gerace and Jacob Zwieg, who befriended the 10-year-old and his family this season.
Photo courtesy of Cathy Barber

A Night To Remember

On the night of the final home game of the North American Tier III Hockey League season, Southern Tier Xpress assistant coach Travis Sanders walked into the locker room at Northwest Arena to find 22 of his players posing for an impromptu team photo. The Kodak moment wasn’t arranged in ...

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Northwest Is Alfred Finalist

The Northwest Wave varsity girls indoor soccer team placed second at the Alfred University indoor soccer tournament earlier this month. The girls in green defeated Alfred-Almond 1, 3-0; Avoca, 2-0; and Schuyler Soccer Club, 4-1 in pool play. In the semifinal, the Wave again downed Avoca, 2-0, ...

YMCA Soccer

SHULTS AUTO GROUP SOCCER LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Diego Menasis scored three goals and Damon Peru added two as Corry edged Randolph, 5-4, for the B Bracket boys playoff title at the Lakewood YMCA. Austin Meyers and Caleb O’Neill split four goals for Randolph. — — — Dunkirk took ...

Lakers Hockey

The Jamestown Lakers Squirt B hockey team finished its regular-season play in fine fashion with a 10-1 win against the Depew Saints on Sunday. The Lakers won nine of their final 10 games and outscoring the opponents 33-5 in their final four games. The Lakers, having been idle for two weeks, ...

Tompkins Leads Women Bowlers At JBC

The ladies bowled up a storm at Jamestown Bowling Company on Monday night with five 600 series. Stephanie Tompkins led the way with a 214-255-226-691 for Catering Plus followed by Bonnie Smith with a 220-259-637 for A-Bat and Laura Schlining with a 234216-634 for Tupperware Home Parties in ...

NYSPHSAA BASKETBALL

BOYS Far West Regionals Saturday at Rush-Henrietta High School March 11 Class AA V-Fairport 63, VI-Niagara Falls 2 Class A V-Irondequoit 65, VI-North Tonawanda 41 Class B VI-Health Sciences 50, V-Mynderse 47 Class C V-Northstar Christian 77, VI-Chautauqua Lake 70 Class ...

Junior Lauren Barmore, pictured, sophomore Abi Lisciandro and senior Tara Sweeney have helped Panama make up for the loss of graduating seniors Taylor Bowen and Emilee Sperry off of last season’s NYSPHSAA Class D finalist. The Panthers won their Far West Regional against Section V champion Batavia-Notre Dame and will be making their third straight trip the state Final Four at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy this weekend.
Photo by Deb Bailey

Changing of the Guards

PANAMA — Take one look at the Panama Panthers over the past few years and the thing that immediately stands out is their ability to replace graduating seniors with underclassmen and not miss a beat. Two years ago, senior Brittany Lenart — the school’s all-time leading scorer — led ...

NYSPHSAA BASKETBALL

BOYS Far West Regionals Saturday at Rush-Henrietta High School March 11 Class AA V-Fairport 63, VI-Niagara Falls 2 Class A V-Irondequoit 65, VI-North Tonawanda 41 Class B VI-Health Sciences 50, V-Mynderse 47 Class C V-Northstar Christian 77, VI-Chautauqua Lake 70 Class ...

The Panama Lady Panthers punched their ticket to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Final Four at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy later this week. Panama, which claimed the Class D Far West Regional on Saturday with a win over Batavia-Notre Dame of Section V, will meet South Kortright of Section IV in the semifinals at 10:45 a.m. Saturday.
Photo by Deb Bailey

Pack Your Bags

The Panama Lady Panthers, above, and the Fredonia Lady Hillbillies, right, punched their tickets to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Final Four at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy later this week. Panama, which claimed the Class D Far West Regional on Saturday ...

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Division 2 West All-Stars

Seniors Chris Robson of Sherman, left, and Cordell O’Brien of Frewsburg have been named co-Most Valuable Players in Division 2 West basketball for 2016-17. Joining Robson and O’Brien, who each surpassed 1,000 points for their careers, on the First Team are senior Justin Svetz and juniors ...

Alex Foti Rolls 300 Game At Jamestown Bowling Co.

Alex Foti found perfection. Literally. Bowling in the Acme League at Jamestown Bowling Company, Foti drilled a 300 game on his way to a 681 series to highlight the local pin action. Jamestown Bowling Company: Pat Ewing 225-639, Dan Walker 639, Daryl Eccles 237-631, Dennis Nilson 234-616, ...

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Wave Of Success

The Northwest Wave varsity girls indoor soccer team traveled to Warsaw, New York recently and placed second in the seven-team event. The girls tied Byron Bergen, 2-2; defeated Lyons, 5-0, and Schuyler Soccer Club, 4-0; and edged Warsaw, 3-2 in overtime, before losing to Byron Bergen, 3-1, in ...

NYSPHSAA BASKETBALL

BOYS Far West Regionals Saturday at Rush-Henrietta High School March 11 Class AA V-Fairport 63, VI-Niagara Falls 2 Class A V-Irondequoit 65, VI-North Tonawanda 41 Class B VI-Health Sciences 50, V-Mynderse 47 Class C V-Northstar Christian 77, VI-Chautauqua Lake 70 Class ...

Jackals Post Road Win Over Washington

Nate Hill and Kevin Crescenzi each scored 18 points to lead six players in double figures as the Jamestown Jackals knocked off Washington, D.C., 114-98, in a Premier Basketball League game Sunday. Brandon McClester added 15 points, Jordan Bowling had 14, and Bradley Christian and Anthony ...