Local Sports

Wood, Yuchnitz Take No. 1 Seeds To UB

Southwestern’s Grace Wood and Panama/Clymer/Maple Grove’s Karianne Yuchnitz have targets on their backs. The duo enters Friday’s 5 p.m. Section VI Swimming Championships at the University at Buffalo as No. 1 seeds. Wood qualified No. 1 after her state-qualifying cut of 1:54.87 in the ...

Jayhawks Have Nowhere To Go But Up After 6-19

There’s nowhere to go but up for the Jamestown Community College men’s basketball team. Coming off a year in which they won just six of 25 games and none within NJCAA Region 3 Division II, the Jayhawks open the 2018-19 season tonight at Tompkins-Cortland CC with a decidedly rosier ...

Youth Football

VARSITY DIVISION In Jamestown Area Midget Football League action, Westside was a 20-13 winner over Northside. Cole Bloomquist led the winners with 15 rushes for 110 yards and an extra point, while Carsen Bane had 16 carries for 91 yards with a touchdown and an extra point. Tyler Zwald ...

YMCA Basketball

MEN’S LEAGUE The Pellegrino Peppers topped Shults Auto Group, 64-61, thanks to 32 points from Ryan Mangine, 11 from Joe Pellegrino and 10 from Glen Morse. Vince Fanara had 16 points, Nick Emley 15 and Jack Henderson 14. ——— HIS Construction topped Falconer Printing, 103-72, with ...

JCC Women Are ‘The Hunted, Not The Hunters’

Coming off their most impressive season in his tenure as coach, Travis Wells knows the expectations for the Jamestown Community College women’s basketball team have been ramped up a notch or two for the 2018-19 campaign. “I’m super excited, but it’s going to be so much harder this ...

Ewing Rolls 647

Pat Ewing led the Ames Insurance League at Jamsetown Bowling Company with a 233-647. Jamestown Bowling Company: Ames Insurance—Dennis Nilson 609, Ken Bedford Jr. 225, 578, Kelly Savaree 202-490, Lacey Evans 487.

Section VI Playoffs

FOOTBALL SECTION VI PLAYOFFS Finals at New Era Field Thursday, Nov. 1 Class C No. 1S Southwestern vs. No. 1N Cleveland Hill, 5 p.m. Class A No. 3 West Seneca East vs. No. 1 West Seneca West, 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2 Class D No. 2 Maple Grove vs. No. 1 Clymer/Sherman/Panama, ...

End Of Road

TONAWANDA — All good seasons come to and end, and a spectacular 2018 campaign from the Section VI Class B-2 champion Southwestern Trojans reached its final stop on Tuesday night at Tonawanda High School. Unbeaten B-1 champion East Aurora (19-0-1) picked up a nearly insurmountable ...

We Meet Again

ORCHARD PARK — It’s no surprise which two teams are meeting in the Section VI Class C final. The manner in which those teams have advanced is also no surprise. Southwestern and Cleveland Hill will do battle in the sectional final at 5 p.m. today at New Era Field for the third straight ...

Hall Worthy

Charlie LaDuca is adding to his trophy case again. The Fredonia resident received his latest hardware last weekend in Phoenix where he was inducted into the Men’s Senior Baseball League World Series Hall of Fame. The 66-year-old LaDuca, who is already a member of the Chautauqua Sports ...

Roberts’ Signed Jersey Donated To HOF

By Scott Kindberg skindberg@post-journal.com A trip to spring training in Arizona in March is continuing to pay dividends more than six months later for a pair of Jamestown men. The beneficiary of their baseball road trip is the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame. Frank Stefanelli and Bill ...

Men’s Basketball

LENA’S PIZZA NEXT LEVEL LEAGUE Maceo Wofford scored 27 points and Zacc Kinsey added 19 to spark Next Level to a 69-58 victory over Callabo. Dan Ferguson had 13 points and Joe Spencer 12 for Callabo. — — — Behind Craig Elston’s 34 points, Reborn Hooper edged VC Points, ...

Flag Football

JB&GC LEAGUE VARSITY Blue defeated White, 49-35, behind three touchdowns apiece from Tiahjae Perez and Daniel Delgado. Jomar Marrero added one TD for the winners. Iven Sobczak scored three touchdowns, while Quincey Pace and Blake Smith had one apiece for White. JUNIOR ...

SECTION VI PLAYOFFS

FOOTBALL SECTION VI PLAYOFFS Semifinals Friday Class AA Bennett 51, Orchard Park 27 Lancaster 21, Williamsville North 20 Class A West Seneca West 50, Starpoint 49 West Seneca East 30, Grand Island 13 Class B Cheektowaga 28, Albion 6 Pioneer 28, Fredonia/Brocton 0 Class ...

Dragons DENIED

PANAMA — Regular-season volleyball between No. 2 Panama and No. 3 Maple Grove offered some of the most competitive play to be found in Section VI this season, but Monday evening’s Class D-2 semifinal between the two teams was a different story. After breaking out to a big lead in the ...

Thunderbirds Come Alive, Take Down Timberwolves

MAYVILLE — After plodding through the first half of the opening set Monday evening, Chautauqua Lake needed a spark. Sophie Woodis provided one. The Thunderbirds junior outside hitter carried the hosts to an early three-point lead as No. 1 Chautauqua Lake took control of a 25-19, 25-18, ...

Adult Hockey

SHULTS AUTO GROUP LEAGUE OPEN DIVISION Blackstone topped Hatrick Swayze, 10-3, as Joe Smith, Rick Turner, Jake Andriaccio and Brad Turner each scored two goals while Garrett Jones and Tom Gerace each had one. Justin Andriaccio had three assists; Jake Andriaccio, Jones and Rick Turner two; ...

Randolph Rallies To Knock Off Cassadaga Valley In Class D-1

SINCLAIRVILLE — No. 3 Randolph upset No. 2 Cassadaga Valley in an exhilarating five sets, 25-18, 20-25, 18-25, 25-15, 25-21, in Section VI Class D-1 semifinal play Monday. In an electric atmosphere, it was the road team who jumped out early. The Cardinals had great success from the ...

Section VI Playoffs

FOOTBALL SECTION VI PLAYOFFS Semifinals Friday Class AA Bennett 51, Orchard Park 27 Lancaster 21, Williamsville North 20 Class A West Seneca West 50, Starpoint 49 West Seneca East 30, Grand Island 13 Class B Cheektowaga 28, Albion 6 Pioneer 28, Fredonia/Brocton 0 Class ...