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Post-Journal Players of the Week

GIRLS BASKETBALL Alanna Dibble Southwestern Dibble scored 22 points and grabbed 20 rebounds in a CCAA Division 1 West game Monday. BOYS BASKETBALL Tyler Hind Randolph Hind scored 37 points in a Division 1 East victory over Salamanca on Friday. In addition to his 13 made free throws, ...

Big Fourth Quarter Sends Maple Grove Past Olean

Led by Courtney Hemminger and Riley Caskey, Maple Grove used a fourth-quarter run to subdue Olean, 59-46 in Division 1 West game. Hemminger hit two 3-points and Caskey also added six points as the Lady Red Dragons went on a 17-4 run to close out the game and improve their record to 11-6 ...

McIntyre’s 658 Series Leads Area Bowling

Lyn McIntyre showed the way with a 224-235-658 in the Monday Night Ladies Classic at Jamestown Bowling Company. Bowling for Jo’s Tupperware, McIntyre was among six ladies who recorded 600s in the Ladies Classic. Bonnie Smith shot a 213-236-640 for A-Bat, Leda Peterson rolled a ...

Lakers Hockey

The Jamestown Lakers Squirt A club locked up first place in its division with a convincing 10-0 win over the second-place Hamburg Hawks on Saturday. The Hawks, needing a home victory to stay in contention for a shot at the apex of the league, were frustrated with the solid team defense of the ...

Skeet Leagues

Matt Littlefield and Ken Swan shot a perfect 50s in the Chautauqua County Winter Skeet League . Shooting 25s were Dan Ficarra, Bob Fellows, Chad Swan, Norm Swan, Kody Hoth, Gary Swan, Mike Norton, Scott Seiber, Travis Monday, Rick Rupprecht and Mike Asel. Four teams completed sweeps. The ...

YMCA Volleyball

COED LEAGUE Ella Smith was the Most Valuable Player as Age Doesn’t Matter downed the Setting Ducks, 25-19, 27-25, 12-21. Mike Holmberg won MVP honors for the Setting Ducks. — — — Led by MVP Krista Johnson, Monday-Funday won the final two games from Kiss My Ace, 25-20, 21-16, to ...

Falconer LL, Babe Ruth Signups Continue Wednesday

FALCONER — Registration for the 2018 Falconer Little League and Babe Ruth teams will continue Wednesday from 6:30- 8 p.m. at the H.C. Fenner cafeteria. Children whose league age is between 5 and 12 (date of birth falling between May 1, 2005 and Aug. 31, 2013) are eligible to participate. ...

JB&GC Kickball, T-Ball Signups Set

The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys & Girls Club is taking registrations for the kickball and T-ball leagues for ages 3 and 4. Kickball runs from Feb. 10-March 10. and T-Ball runs from March 24-April 21 (no games the week of spring break). Each league is four Saturday mornings from ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

GIRLS BASKETBALL Randolph at Salamanca, 7:30 p.m. Fredonia at Maple Grove, 7:30 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Cattaraugus-Little Valley at Forestville, 7:30 p.m. Panama at Cassadaga Valley, 7:30 p.m. Frewsburg at Clymer, 7:30 p.m. Gowanda at Randolph, 7:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Southwestern, ...

Randolph Wrestling Community Fondly Recalls Career Of Ex-Cardinal Great

Bill Young passed away last Monday at 48, but his memory lives on vividly in the minds of those in Randolph’s wrestling community. A 1988 graduate of Randolph Central School, Young was the first Cardinal to represent his school at the New York State Public High School Athletic ...

Raiders To Drop A Class This Season

For decades, the Jamestown High School football team has had some epic games with Orchard Park. Lancaster, too. And, then, of course, there was that I-don’t-believe-what-I-just-saw first-round playoff game at Clarence last season that the Red Raiders won in double overtime. “Each ...

Strong Efforts By Ruff, Johnson Aren’t Enough As Bonnies Fall

ST. BONAVENTURE — Senior Mariah Ruff finished with 21 points, seven assists and six rebounds and freshman Abigail Johnson posted her first career double-double of 10 points and 11 rebounds, but it was enough as George Washington snuck past the Bonnies, 63-56. St. Bonaventure led in the ...

Youth Soccer

SHULTS AUTO GROUP LEAGUE JUNIOR VARSITY BOYS Makay Young scored three goals, Max Vaughn tallied two goals and Jack White added one goal as SKF-SW blanked Maple Grove, 6-0 — — — Jared Pearson tallied three goals, Nick Cipolla had two goals and Evan Bishop chipped in with ...

‘All-Around’ Effort Earns Flyers’ Volpe First Place

Team Flyers recently competed in the Stars and Stripes Gymnastics Invitational in Erie with Level 3 Mia Volpe finishing first in all-around. Volpe finished with an all-around score of 35.425 to go along with firsts on the bars and floor as well as third on the beam. Level 3 Belle Johnson ...

Adult Hockey

SHULTS AUTO GROUP OPEN DIVISION Tom Cocker scored four goals to lead Schuyler’s Blue Bombers to a 9-2 decision over the Monnies at the Northwest Arena. Dylan Bergman had two goals and three assists, Tom McFall a goal and four assists, Jesse Watkins a goal and an assist and John Schuyler ...

Dunkirk, Falconer Bowlers Compete At Invite

CHEEKTOWAGA — The boys and girls bowling teams from Dunkirk and Falconer competed in the first Section VI Invitational Bowling Tournament on Saturday at Airport Lanes. The site of the upcoming Section VI Championships on Feb. 14 (boys) and Feb. 15 (girls), the site had the same oil pattern ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

BOYS BASKETBALL Global Concepts at Fredonia, 7:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Randolph at Gowanda, 7:30 p.m. Olean at Maple Grove, 7:30 p.m. Lancaster at Jamestown, 7:30 p.m. Frewsburg at Panama, 7:30 p.m. Cassadaga Valley at Westfield, 7:30 p.m. Silver Creek at Salamanca, 7:30 ...

In Full Stride

FALCONER — Host Falconer/Cassadaga Valley knew that it would likely come away with a few titles from Saturday’s Section VI Class C Tournament, and it did. But Drew Wilcox’s team checked just about every other box as well, taking home the team title with 271.5 points, while qualifying ...

Red Raiders’ Fourth-Quarter Rally Stuns Spartans

Shaheem Freeney spent much of Saturday afternoon’s Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 basketball game glued to the bench with foul trouble. Fortunately for the Jamestown Red Raiders, the 6-foot-5 junior saved his best for last. Freeney scored two buckets and drew a ...

Organ Donor Awareness Begins This Week At JCC

The envelope, addressed to my colleague and friend, Cody Crandall, was sitting on my desk in the sports department at The Post-Journal when I arrived at work Friday night. The return address indicated it was from the Warner Place Adult Day Care, which is located on the Lutheran campus on ...