Local Sports

Mee Hurls Perfect Game At JBC

In the JBC Monday Night Ladies Classic at Jamestown Bowling Company, Chelsey Mee hit a perfect 300 game on her way to a 683 for Shoeless Joe’s. Heather Lyon finished with a 249-256-201-706 for JBC Pro Shop; Grace Wheeler tossed a 232-230-677 for A-Bat; Kate Foti 227-226-667 for Chautauqua ...

Rice Pours In 30 Against Randolph

RANDOLPH — Abby Rice fired home 30 points on four 3-pointers and also grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Silver Creek to a 57-37 win over Randolph in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 East play. Kiera Brennan chipped in 7 points and six boards for the Black Knights (11-3, 5-2) ...

Harper Had Quite A Baseball Odyssey

When Jack Harper is inducted posthumously into the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame two weeks from today, it will mark the 27th baseball player to be so honored by the organization, which enshrined its first class 37 years ago. To suggest Harper’s tenure on the diamond was quite an odyssey ...

St. Bonaventure Wins Again

ST. BONAVENTURE — Four Bonnies scored in double figures and the St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team led nearly start-to-finish in an impressive 64-55 victory over George Mason Sunday at the Reilly Center. The victory stretches the Bonnies’ winning streak to three games and improves ...

High School Bowling Challenge Top Finishers

The ninth annual High School Bowling Challenge was held on Super Bowl Sunday at Lucky Lanes in Fredonia, featuring many of the top high school bowlers from around the Southern Tier. The event is contested with separate boys and girls divisions using bowlers highest averages for handicap ...

Champions Again

The Westfield/Ripley/Chautauqua Lake kids wrestling team defended its team title at Sheffield, Pa. on Saturday as 13 of 21 wrestlers came home with titles. Above are Tristen Gibbs, Alexzander Lombardo, Gavin Eddy, Miles Torres, Adrian Torres, Carson Fairbank, Kenji Walters, Noah Beaver, Chase ...

Dunkirk Bowlers Perform Well At Section VI Invitational On Saturday

CHEEKTOWAGA — The Dunkirk High School boys and girls bowling teams competed in the second annual Section VI Invitational at Airport Lanes on Saturday. The girls finished third overall out of 22 teams while the boys claimed sixth out of 30. On the girls side, the Lady Marauders finished 66 ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

BOYS BASKETBALL Fredonia at Chautauqua Lake, 7:30 p.m. Cattaraugus-Little Valley at Ellicottville, 7:30 p.m. Sherman at Cassadaga Valley, 7:30 p.m. Falconer at Panama, 7:30 p.m. Randolph at Gowanda, 7:30 p.m. Frewsburg at Olean, 7:30 p.m. Maple Grove at Tapestry, 6:30 ...

At Long Last

Jamestown Community College men’s interim basketball coach Xavier Churnac sat in a chair in an office just off the basketball court at the Physical Education Complex late Saturday afternoon, leaned back and smiled from ear to ear. If someone had had a camera at the ready, the photograph ...

Double Trouble

EDEN — Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Panama placed eight wrestlers in final bouts at the Section VI Class C-D Championships at Eden High School on Saturday evening, but even that team-wide performance was not enough to unseat defending-champion Falconer/Cassadaga Valley. The Golden Falcons ...

Monroe CC Women Have JCC’s Number Again

Monroe Community College is facing its most adversity in years. The Tribunes’ longtime head coach was suspended without pay in late August. The defending NJCAA Division II national champions lost three games during a six-game stretch earlier this season. And on Jan. 23, they saw ...

JHS Comes Alive In Second Half To Down OP

For 16 minutes Saturday afternoon, Jamestown’s offense was not very good. After halftime? It was an entirely different story. Sparked by sophomores Simeon Leeper and Elijah Rojas, the Red Raiders used an 19-0 run during a six-minute stretch in the third quarter to propel them to a ...

Ward Shines Again In Pole Vault

HOUGHTON — Falconer’s Rachel Ward made her mark yet again at Saturday’s Highlander Invitational at Houghton College. Ward won the girls pole vault at a height of 12 feet, 6 inches. Dunkirk’s Jericha Petrella also had an impressive day, taking second in the girls 600 meters (1:38.69) ...

Jackals Suffer Another Loss To Albany

ALBANY—The Jamestown Jackals came close once again on Saturday night, but could not find a way to pick up a win as Albany was able to hold on for a 97-94 victory in The Basketball League play at the Washington Avenue Armory. Jamestown led 94-91 but could not hang on for the win despite a ...

First-Place Johnstown Downs Rebels

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. — The East Division-leading Johnstown Tomahawks were 3-1 winners over Jamestown in North American Hockey League play Saturday night. The game was all even at 1-1 as Carson Briere hit home on his 28th of the year for Johnstown while Antonio Venuto grabbed his 12th of the ...

YMCA Basketball

In recent YMCA Men’s Basketball action, Maple Group was a 64-42 winner over Eckwahl Painting, thanks to 31 points from Marcus Kaiser. Zach Haps had 12 points and Shawn Weatherup 10. Tom Eckwahl scored 18 points nd Jordan Goold added 12 in the loss. ——— Old School topped HIS ...

Lady Red Raiders Battle Quakers Before Falling At Home, 61-52

The Jamestown Lady Red Raiders enjoyed one of their hottest shooting nights of the year on Saturday inside McElrath Gymnasium, but that effort was not enough to fend off Orchard Park, which earned a 61-52 Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 victory. Jamestown (4-10, 2-6) used ...

Archery

In Hunter Class action at the weekly His Way Archers 3D League, Colby Welker and Chris Schwerk led the way with 304s while Brandon Kellogg shot 302. Josh Ball shot 295, Shawn Abers 294, Murl Kinal 291, Dan Abers 287, Phil McChesney 283 and Colby Allen 265. Bill Kiendl fired 302, Bennet ...

There Is Still Time To Chase Cottontails

Back in the day I was introduced to the joy of late-season hunting through a longtime friend. I first met Herb through a mutual friend and soon realized that we had much in common. As time has past, I now realize that many of my firsts in the world of hunting were spent with Herb as the ...

Fishing Report

CHAUTAUQUA LAKE With 8 inches of ice in parts of the lake, anglers have been fishing Chautauqua throughout the week. Of course, it’s important to still fish safe and stay away from creek mouths and traditional weak areas. Long Point has been producing good numbers of walleye and perch. ...