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USA Dominates

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After just one period of play Wednesday evening, fans inside Northwest Arena were in danger of growing tired due to celebrating the bevy of goals scored by Team USA, which routed Belarus, 14-0, in the first of two IIHF World Junior Championship pre-tournament contests in Jamestown. The ...

Sabres’ Prospect Mittelstadt Comes As Advertised

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An American-born center drafted high in the first round of the NHL draft carrying the hopes of Buffalo Sabres’ fans on his shoulders. Sound familiar? Less than three years ago, that was Jack Eichel, the No. 2 overall pick of the 2015 draft, set to go to Boston University for his ...

Mobley, Defense Carry Bonnies

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ST. BONAVENTURE — Matt Mobley scored 23 points to lead five players in double figures and St. Bonaventure’s defense was superb as the Bonnies topped Northeastern 84-65 on Wednesday night at the Reilly Center. The Bonnies earned their sixth straight win and improved to 9-2. Both the win ...

Turzillo, King Lock Up Jamestown Wrestling Win

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HAMBURG — Jamestown was able to sneak by host Frontier on Wednesday, 45-33, in Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 wrestling action, thanks to a pair of pins down the stretch by Noah Turzillo at 220 pounds and Manhattan King at 285 pounds. The pair finished off Matt Kosha and ...

Jamestown Girls Upend Dunkirk

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FREDONIA — Jamestown’s bowling teams had a successful day against Dunkirk at Lucky Lanes on Wednesday, sweeping the boys competition and managing a split in the girls match against the previously undefeated Marauders. The Red Raiders (13-7) recorded a 728-821-845-2,394 to Dunkirk’s ...

Big Quarter Lifts Red Raiders Monday

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Jamestown used a second-quarter surge to propel it to a 51-40 win over Clarence in Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 girls basketball Monday night. Visiting Clarence took a 20-14 lead in the first quarter but then the Red Raiders (2-2, 2-0) replied with a 15-3 second quarter ...

Red Dragons Honored At Awards Banquet

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Five members of the Maple Grove Red Dragons football team were honored at the 31st annual Western New York High School Sports Awards Banquet on Saturday. Carter Russo was honored with the Chuck Funke Award for Defensive Player of the Game in the Section VI Class D championship game as well ...

Kane Just Misses Perfect Game At JBC

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Cody Kane of All Shots Matter just barely missed out on a perfect game, rolling a 299-710 in the Lena’s Pizza Men’s League at Jamestown Bowling Company on Wednesday. Chris Johnson ripped a 258-226-233-717 for JPF Trucking, Joe Foti a 243-243-694 for the Lakewood Rod and Gun, Bill Thompson ...

YMCA Volleyball

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CO-ED LEAGUE Amy Hook earned Most Valuable Player honors as the A-Team defeated No Bones, 25-21, 25-20, in the A Division Playoffs at the Lakewood Family YMCA. Kelly Olmstead was the No Bones’ Most Valuable Player. ——— Jerome Leeyaw was the MVP as Monday-Funday prevailed over ...

Horseshoes

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Dick Franzen and Jerry Vargeson were three-game winners in the Senior Horseshoe League recently. Kurt Von Kliest and Topper Westerdahl were two-game winners. High game honors went to Bill Petransky with a 94 and 10 ringers. Von Kliest was second with a 91 and 28 ringers.

Portville Picks Up Ugly Victory

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OLEAN — Kyle Murray had 9 points, four rebounds and four steals as Portville won a sloppy game over Walsh, 37-25. Jonah Watson added 7 points, 10 rebounds and two steals for the Panthers, who led 18-11 at halftime before a 13-3 third quarter put the game away. WALSH (25) Parks 0 0 0, ...

High School Schedule

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Today’s Schedule Boys High School Basketball Cattaraugus-Little Valley at Brocton, 6:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Fredonia, 7:30 p.m. Sherman at Clymer, 7:30 p.m. Southwestern at Falconer, 7:30 p.m. Maple Grove at Chautauqua Lake, 7:30 p.m. Cassadaga Valley at Westfield, 7:30 ...

‘It’s An Exciting Opportunity’

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Of all the quality tickets that have been offered at Northwest Arena over the years, it is difficult to think of a better opportunity for hockey fans than the one that will begin with a 7 o’clock puck drop tonight. While Western New York continues to grow into the national consciousness as ...

Post Rewards

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On a night in which James Rojas was honored for his outstanding basketball career, it was his younger brother who stole the show. Marcus Rojas poured in 25 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Jamestown High School boys basketball team to a 57-49 victory over Clarence in an Erie ...

Mansfield’s Trey Lifts PVCS To Win Over Warriors

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SOUTH DAYTON — Zach Mansfield drained a 3-pointer with three seconds left to give Pine Valley (2-1) a dramatic 50-47 win over Salamanca (1-3) on Tuesday in a non-league high school boys basketball game. “It was close the whole way. I don’t know how many times the lead changed,” ...

Schnars Lifts Lady Panthers Past Randolph, 80-48

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PANAMA — The Panama Lady Panthers improved to 6-0 on the year with an 80-48 non-league girls basketball win over Randolph (3-4) on Tuesday thanks to 13 rebounds and 21 points from Kylie Schnars. Helping Schnars was Natalie Angeletti with 14 points and four blocks, Alexis Marsh finished with ...

Xpress Fall To Whalers In Showcase In Minnesota

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BLAINE, Minn. — The Southern Tier Xpress allowed three goals in the final period in the North American Tier II Showcase and lost to the Wisconsin Whalers at the Schwan Super Park on Tuesday night. Going into the final period, the Whalers held a 4-2 lead and extended that for a 7-5 ...

Christensen Rolls 712 Series At JBC

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Toby Christensen delivered a 246-238-238-712 for Piazza’s Carpet in the Miles Machine Men’s League at Jamestown Bowling Company to lead the area bowling Tuesday night. In the same league, Jeff Ellis rolled a 257-240-707 for R&R Garage and Rusty Martin hit a 699 on games of 253 and 266 ...

SWCS Boys Win, Girls Fall At JBC

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The Silver Creek High School girls bowling team beat Southwestern at Jamestown Bowling Company Tuesday, but the Trojans took the boys match. The Silver Creek girls won, 3-1, with a score of 676-654-690-2,020 to improve to 6-10 on the season. The Lady Trojans (3-17) had a score of ...