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ANGOLA — Four area wrestlers walked away with guaranteed bids to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Wrestling Championships in Albany in two weeks after claiming individual titles at the Section VI Division II Championship at Lake Shore Central School on ...

Raiders Continue To Roll

Don’t look now, but the hottest team in Division 1 of the Erie County Interscholastic Conference may very well be the one that calls McElrath Gymnasium home. Demarri Jones scored 13 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead a balanced attack Saturday as Jamestown rolled to a 64-42 ...

Overtime Win

Fans inside Northwest Arena were treated to something they had yet to experience during the North American Hockey League season on Saturday night—an overtime victory by the Jamestown Rebels. Just over a minute into the extra period, Jim Glynn took a pass from defenseman Alex Roy, curled ...

Jayhawks Miss 19 Free Throws In Overtime Loss

NORTH EAST, Pa. — Failures at the foul line were costly for the Jamestown Community men’s basketball team Saturday afternoon. The Jayhawks shot just 26 of 45 from the charity stripe and fell in overtime to Mercyhurst North East, 81-73, in an NJCAA Region 3 Division 2 game. The loss ...

Hot Shooting Sends Jackals To Easy Win

The Jamestown Jackals claimed a 121-99 win Saturday night over the New York Court Kings in The Basketball League play at the Physical Education Complex on the campus of Jamestown Community College. The hosts enjoyed a strong shooting performance draining 57.7 of their field goals while ...

Fishing Report

CHAUTAUQUA LAKE Chautauqua Lake anglers are reporting good ice this past week and with another sub-zero temperature front moving through later this week the 8-plus inches of ice will only get better through the week’s end. Long Point is producing good numbers of walleye and perch. Ashville ...

Mid-Winter Projects For Sportsmen

Between the 30-below one day, into the 50s a few days later and returning to seasonable temperatures, it’s been a little crazy for sportsmen to get in their winter projects. Each year I have a list of things I attempt to get done during the winter months. Understanding it’s easier to sit ...

Panama Girls Down Cassadaga Valley

SINCLAIRVILLE — Panama (16-1, 11-0) claimed a 62-31 winner over Cassadaga Valley (10-7, 5-6) in CCAA Division 2 West play on Saturday. Natalie Angeletti led the winners with 16 points, 11 rebounds and six steals. Also chipping in for Panama were Abi Lisciandro with 11 points and five ...

Varsity Select Track Meet Results Announced

FREDONIA — Leading the Jamestown Red Raiders at the Section VI Indoor Track and Field Varsity Select No. 2 meet on Saturday was Giovana Calamunci with a win in the 55-meter hurdles (9.30). Also for the Red Raiders, Quentasia Leeper claimed the 55-meter dash in 7.74 seconds while teammate ...

Eric Truver’s 278-718 Tops Area Bowling

In the Friday Belle-View East League at Jamestown Bowling Company, Eric Truver was the leader with a 278-237-718 for Townline Auto. Also for Townline Auto, Bill Colburn hit a 268-227-709, while Tim Whitmore smashed a 225-235-232-692. In the JBC Saturday Mixed Couples, Jim Chapman tossed a ...

Closing Time

A hot start allowed Maple Grove to take an 11-0 lead before Chautauqua Lake even made a field goal. Then the Red Dragons put the game away late at the foul line. Maple Grove made its first five shots from the field to open the game and went 9 of 10 from the free throw line down the ...

Hvizdzak Surpasses 1,000 Points In Randolph Win

SALAMANCA — Early in the third quarter of Friday’s Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 East matchup against Salamanca, Randolph sophomore Sydney Hvizdzak was able to knock down a pair of free throws to score her 999th and 1,000th career points. Those buckets came as ...

Two Goals Hold Up For Rebels Vs. Titans

In a game marred by 15 penalties, the Jamestown Rebels were able to hold on to their two-goal second period lead for a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Titans in North American Hockey League action Friday night. The Rebels entered Northwest Arena as the second-place East Division team, looking ...

Frewsburg/Southwestern Captures Class C Title; Strong Honored For Panama/CL/MG

BUFFALO — Albion and Frewsburg/Southwestern will be sharing the Section VI Class C swimming and diving championship after finishing the day’s races at City Honors High School tied, 286-286. Panama/Chautauqua Lake/Maple Grove grabbed fourth place with 227 points just behind Springville ...

Fischer Clinches Win For T’Birds At FT Line

MAYVILLE — Zach Fischer made four key free throws down the stretch as Chautauqua Lake beat nonleague WNY Maritime, 60-59, in boys basketball action Friday. The Commodores led by three late before Fischer hit a pair of free throws. The Thunderbirds (9-9) senior then hit another free throw to ...

Austin Captures High Jump At 9th-10th Grade Meet

HOUGHTON — The 9th and 10th grade Section VI Indoor Track and Field Championships were held Friday at Houghton College, with Devin Austin of Falconer/Maple Grove/Frewsburg leading all local finishers with a win in the high jump. Austin claimed that victory with a jump of 5 feet, 6 inches, ...

Suckow Rolls 679 At JBC

In the Jamestown Bowling Company Friday Senior Coffee Bowl, Jim Suckow hucked a 278-222-679 while George Wendell smoked a 227-259-679. Jamestown Bowling Company: Friday Senior Coffee Bowl—Jim Elardo 226-627, Don Angelo 611, Bob Peterson 599, Harry Jones 233, Kathy Bradshaw 513.

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Dunkirk at Hutch-Tech, 10:30 a.m. Harborcreek (Pa.) at Fredonia, 3 p.m. Clarence at Jamestown, 5:30 p.m. Girls High School Basketball Jamestown at Tapestry, noon Dunkirk at Williamsville North, 12:30 p.m. Randolph at Portville, 6:30 ...

Penhollow, Kramer Take Top Seeds Into Sectionals

This Saturday the best grapplers from around the Southern Tier will look to punch their respective tickets to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Wrestling Championships at the Times Union Center in Albany on Feb. 23-24. The 56th annual Section VI Division I ...