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Penhollow ‘Most Valuable’ At Letchworth

LETCHWORTH — Led by Most Valuable wrestler Robbie Penhollow (182-195), Falconer Central School placed third in the Letchworth Duals with an 8-2 record. Penhollow compiled a 10-0 record en route to winning the MVP honors. The Golden Falcons’ losses were to Greenwood-Canisteo and ...

Pool Leagues

There were 16 perfect scores of 24s recorded in the Tuesday Night Men’s Pool League for Week 12. Bodine Shafer, Dave Luke, Daryle Anderson, Tony Snow, Jim Howard, Blake Johnson, Tom Perez, Kim Michael, Lee Hazelton, Darryl Greene, Kyle Rahr, Walt Wanamaker, Scott Verrett, Ricky Elardo, Rick ...

Repairs Underway After Water Main Break In City

Water has been turned off to residents on Sabin Avenue in Jamestown following a water main break Friday, the Jamestown Board of Public Utilities said. Water will be off for residents on Sabin Avenue, from South Main to Hazzard streets, while repairs are made, the BPU said. The water main ...

Career Night

RANDOLPH — Tyler Hind poured in a career-high 33 points and the Randolph Cardinals advanced to the championship game of their own tournament with a 60-53 victory over Sherman on Wednesday night. The sophomore guard connected on 7-of-14 shots from behind the arc to go along with seven ...

Paige Still On Fire In BBL

Jaysean Paige (Jamestown/Jamestown) is currently second overall in scoring during his first season in the British Basketball League. Paige and the Newcastle Eagles currently sit at 9-3 and are second in the BBL thanks to the former Red Raiders’ 24.3 points, 4.8 rebounds and 5.8 assists per ...

Strong Second Half Sends Trojans Past Red Dragons

RANDOLPH — Alex Card scored 16 points to lead three players in double figures and Southwestern rallied with an impressive second half to claim a 52-42 victory over Maple Grove in the first round of the Randolph Tournament on Wednesday. The victory sets up a 7 p.m. championship game ...

Golden Cougars Breeze To Mat Win Over Letchworth

LETCHWORTH — Falconer/Cassadaga Valley won 11 wrestling bouts en route to defeating Letchworth of Section V, 57-13, on Wednesday. Dylan Ingrao had the fastest pin for the victors as he flattened Logan Winnie in 38 seconds at 160 pounds. Other falls for Falconer/Cassadaga Valley were by ...

High School Schedule

Today Boys High School Basketball Fredonia at Lockport, 4:30 p.m. Pine Valley at Frewsburg, 8 p.m. Randolph Tournament: Maple Grove vs. Sherman, 5 p.m. (consolation game) Southwestern vs. Randolph, 7 p.m. (championship game) Frewsburg Holiday Tournament: Pine Valley vs. Brocton, 6 ...

Dibble Shows Way, SW Girls Prevail

Alanna Dibble had a double-double in carrying undefeated Southwestern to its seventh straight win in the Jamestown Community College Holiday Girls Basketball Tournament on Wednesday night. Dibble scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as the unbeaten Lady Trojans easily prevailed over ...

Battle Of Ranked Teams Tonight When Eagles Host Thunderbirds

SYRACUSE — Today’s boys basketball schedule will feature a matchup between two ranked teams, after the New York State Sportswriters Association unveiled its listing earlier this week. Ellicottville currently sits at 4-0 on the year and is the No. 6 team in Class D. The Eagles will ...

His Way Archers Ready To Go

His Way Archers will open the 2018 indoor season on Monday from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. During that time, one can secure a range membership as well as have a day of 3-D archery and additional practice. Leagues will start the following week. His Way Archers’ youth program will again be on ...

Horseshoes

Bob Chadwick and Kurt Von Kliest were three-game winners in the Senior Horseshoe League, while Ken Hopkins and Dave Niles each won a pair. Topper Westerdahl grabbed high-game honors with a 91 with 14 ringers, while Chadwick threw a 90 with 10 ringers for runnerup honors.

High School Schedule

Today Boys High School Basketball Cattaraugus at Springville, 6 p.m. Sherman at Randolph, 6 p.m. Southwestern at Maple Grove, 5 p.m. Chautauqua Lake at Ellicottville, 6:30 p.m. Lake Shore at Dunkirk, 1 p.m. Frewsburg Holiday Tournament: Pine Valley v. Frewsburg, 8 p.m. Girls ...

McCusker, Eagles Won NFL Title 57 Years Ago Today

EDITOR’S NOTE: On this date in 1960, the late Jim McCusker and his Philadelphia Eagles’ teammates defeated Green Bay, 17-13, to win the National Football League championship at Franklin Field in Philadelphia. In the story below, which appeared in The Post-Journal on Feb. 6, 2005, the ...

Men’s Basketball

Maceo Wofford erupted for 56 points to lead Ol’ Skool to an 83-75 victory over Yatt Family in the championship game of the Next Level men’s basketball league. The win earned unbeaten Ol’ Skool its third straight title. Blake Johnson chipped in 13 points and Ryan Anderson added ...

Franchina’s Focus Places Her Among Area’s Greatest

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article on 2018 Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame inductee Lori Franchina ran in The Post-Journal on May 14,1993. Since this story appeared, Franchina’s athletic/coaching accomplishments have packed her personal resume to full and overflowing, a testament to her ...

Joly’s ‘Game Plan’ Should Be A Lesson To Us All

Today is Christmas, a time for family, food and, if you’ve been on your best behavior for the last 365 days, an opportunity to open a couple of presents under the tree. In the case of Richie Joly, a Jamestown High School special education teacher and assistant varsity football coach? ...

Banquet Honors Area Student/Athletes, Coaches

AMHERST — Many area student/athletes/coaches were honored at the 31st annual Western New York High School Football Awards Banquet, which was held earlier this month at the Classics V Banquet and Conference Center. John Murphy, the voice of the Buffalo Bills, was the master of ceremonies for ...

YMCA Volleyball Champs

Above is the Soul Pickle team, which was the Jamestown YMCA upper gym volleyball champion. In front is Jamie Smith. Standing, from the left, are Chris Conti, Megan Roetzer, Mark Roetzer, Sandra Ford and Michelle Smith.

Men’s Basketball

COMMUNITY FIRST LEAGUE Maceo Wofford poured in 47 points to lead Ol’ Skool to an 84-65 playoff victory over Shootout to advance to the championship game for the third straight season. Blake Johnson added 18 points and Dean Stockwell chipped in five for the winners. Ralph Williams paced ...