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‘Pink The Park’ Event Set For Saturday Night

In conjunction with UPMC and Links Community Charity, the Jamestown Jammers will be hosting a “Pink the Park” event Saturday for their 7:05 p.m. game against the Newark Pilots at Diethrick Park. The night’s game will include T-shirt and prize giveaways, as well as a basket raffle and ...

O’Donnell Named MVP, West Trims East, 8-5

ELMIRA — Alex O’Donnell has been making the most of his final season in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League. On Wednesday night, the Jamestown Jammers shortstop added to his legacy. O’Donnell singled twice, walked and stole three bases en route to being named the Most Valuable ...

Families Make Road Trips To See Their Jammer Sons

ELMIRA — Tony and Amy Livorsi had planned a visit to the area this week to spend the Jamestown Jammers’ three days off with their son, Ben. They were going to use the downtime exploring the area and possibly take a trip to Niagara Falls. Plans changed. Ben’s performance thus far in ...

Kelly Has Been Fighting Another Battle In Memory Of His Son

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article appeared in The Post-Journal on June 17, 2007, the day after Pro Football Hall-of-Fame quarterback Jim Kelly sat down with Scott Kindberg before the 10th annual “Scramble for Hope,” which was a fundraiser for Hunter’s Hope Foundation, at Chautauqua ...

Jamestown All-Stars Prepping For Regional

Last weekend, the Jamestown Babe Ruth All-Stars stood near home plate and unfurled a banner that read “13-year-old State Champions, Western New York.” By virtue of that state title, they punched their ticket to the Mid-Atlantic Regional, which will be held next week in New Jersey. ...

Youth Soccer Roundup

SW U8 COED Anytime Fitness topped Robinson Law Firm, 6-1. Alexis Becker tallied three goals, while Aiden Keefer, Konner Morgan and Tatum Bensink each had one. Kellen Reardon was credited with playing strong defense for the winners. Ellie Rounds was the defensive standout for Robinson Law ...

Youth Baseball Roundup

JAMESTOWN BABE RUTH 13-15 LEAGUE Luke Tota fired a complete-game three-hitter and helped his own cause with four hits to lead the Eagles to an 11-1 victory over JTA. Tota, who fanned eight, received offensive support from Julian McGaughy, who had a two-run double, and Evan Christensen, ...

Jamestown Elite Maximize Their Time In Louisville, Kentucky

In Game 1 of the Run for the Roses Classic in Louisville, Kentucky earlier this month, the Jamestown Elite, a collection of 17-and-under girls basketball players from Western New York, found themselves in a big hole. “That first game we got punched in the mouth.” said Coach Ken Ricker, ...

Area Soccer Roundup

JAYS U8 GIRLS Jamestown Pediatrics downed Weber Knapp, 1-0. Gabriella Dumaine scored the goal in support of goalies Julia Stormont, Avannah Watson, Delaney Tomaszewski and Amy Noll. Amelia Potter, Zipporah Greenland-Pickering, Abby Sharp and Addison Buck were in goal for Weber ...

Asquith Tour Plays At Green Meadows

NORTH EAST, Pa.—Leading the way in the Asquith Senior Tour at Green Meadows Golf Course this week in the White Flight A was Sam Allessi at plus 12, Dave Stewart at plus 6 and Dave Young with a plus 5 and 70 gross. In White Flight B, Tom Szydlo led the way with a plus 10 and 84 gross. Scott ...

Maclaughlin Memorial Tourney Set

RANDOLPH — The 19th annual Kelley Jo Maclaughlin Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled for Aug. 18 at Cardinal Hills Golf Course. The event, which will begin with a shotgun start at 9:30 a.m., is $50 for members and $65 for non-members. Included are prizes, auctions, raffles and ...

Oldtimers Sweep Doubleheader To Even Record At 3-3

SALEM, Ohio — The Jamestown Oldtimers swept a doubleheader Sunday in the Ohio 50 Baseball League to improve their record to 3-3. Jamestown topped Salem, 8-3, in Game 1 and, 8-3, in the second contest as well. In the opener, Troy Johnson cracked a double while Mike Martin added a double ...

Striders Sending Three To Nationals

EWING, TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Three Chautauqua Striders had quite impressive showings at last weekend’s USA Track & Field Region 2 Junior Olympic Championships at The College of New Jersey. Now they are going to look to make a splash on a bigger stage. Dagon Bryant, Giovanna Calamunci and ...

Jammers Up To No. 10 In Rankings

The Jamestown Jammers have made a jump higher in CollegiateSummerBaseball.com’s Top 25 rankings. After opening the summer at No. 17, the Jammers are now ranked No. 10. The Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox (18-8-4) of the Cape Cod Baseball League are No. 1, followed by the Wareham Gatemen (18-11-1) ...

Watson Wins United E-Mod Series At Eriez

HAMMETT, Pa. — It was a sultry summer afternoon at Eriez Speedway as the United E-Mod Series rolled into the pits with 33 entries for $2,000 to win their fourth event of the season. It was Joel Watson’s fourth win of the season in six scheduled events. The other classes all ran ...

Trap Leagues

High Sub Veteran Sid Meeder Sr. shot a 49 while Sheila Yokom’s 47 was good for High Lady as Ripley beat North East, 324-299, in the Western Chautauqua County Trap League. Cheyenne Meeder was the High Jr. Lady with a 38 and Luka Bensink was the High Jr. with a 37. The High Sub Jr. with a 37 ...