Jamestown's Olivia Gren serves in CCAA first singles action.
P-J photo by Scott Kindberg

Jamestown Edges Lady Golden Falcons, 3-2

Local Sports

Jamestown (2-4, 2-3) was able to sneak by visiting Falconer (4-2, 3-2), 3-2, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association East Division girls tennis action Wednesday courtesy of Alyson Edwards’ 6-1, 7-6 (7-4) win over Kaylee Crone at third singles and a comeback at second doubles by the ...


Stanley Weeks Champs

Local Sports

Gary Johnson, left, and Bill Emerson won the Stanley A. Weeks Classic last weekend at Moon Brook Country Club. The event was contested over 36 holes with the first round being a two-person scramble and the second round a Chapman Scotch format. The duo shot 68-77-145 to win by one stroke over ...


Local Sports

Bill Thompson fired a 239-257-698 at Jamestown Bowling Company to lead the area pin action Wednesday. Thompson was bowling for Wadsworth Construction in the Lena’s Pizza League. Jamestown Bowling Company: Lena’s Pizza Men’s League — Howard Holmes 235-247-661, Cody Kane 234-220-657, ...


Local Sports

Today’s Schedule Girls High School Soccer Southwestern at Dunkirk, 4:30 p.m. Maple Grove at Olean, 4:30 p.m. Fredonia at Falconer, 4:30 p.m. Allegany-Limestone at Cattaraugus-Little Valley, 4:30 p.m. Chautauqua Lake at Pine Valley, 4:30 p.m. Cassadaga Valley at Westfield, 4:30 ...

Mika Walters, far left, is pictured with the rest of the New York All-Americans following the Fargo National Championships.
Submitted Photo

Lakewood Girl Earns Spot On Team USA

Local Sports

Two months ago, Southwestern sophomore Mika Walters found herself in a tough spot on the wrestling mat in Fargo, North Dakota with an awful lot riding on the line. The match was a battle for third place in the 138-pound cadet women’s division at the Fargo Freestyle Nationals, and only the ...

Southwestern’s Hannah Sullivan competes in a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association cross country meet Tuesday at Breezewood Links in Falconer.
P-J Photo by Jay Young

Golden Cougars Boys, Girls Win At Breezewood Links

Local Sports

FALCONER — Falconer/Cassadaga Valley placed four runners inside the top five to win the boys race and three runners in the top five to win the girls race in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association cross country action Tuesday at Breezewood Links. The Golden Cougars (5-0) finished with ...

Jamestown’s Promyss Williams makes a play in front of two Clarence defenders during Tuesday’s ECIC Division 1 girls soccer game at the Martin Road Complex.
P-J photo by Chad Ecklof

Red Raiders Fall To Clarence

Local Sports

Emma Faso scored four goals in a row as Clarence trimmed Jamestown, 9-1, in Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 girls soccer Tuesday at the Martin Road Complex. After Clarence led, 1-0, Faso scored the next four goals for the Red Devils. Olivia Grande added two goals for the ...

Sherlock Doubles In Defeat Of Chautauqua Lake

Local Sports

MAYVILLE — Jenna Sherlock was its lone double winner, but Fredonia/Dunkirk/Forestville/Silver Creek/Brocton won every event, including all three relays, en route to beating Chautauqua Lake, 131-52, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association girls swimming action Tuesday. Sherlock won ...

Junior Bowling

Local Sports

JAMESTOWN BOWLING COMPANY Alex Nelson rolled a 160-191-610 and Brandon Michael followed with a 178-180-195-553 in the Junior-Majors Division over the weekend. Justin Mann led the Prep Division with a 125-126-126-377 and Vincent Parasilitti was next with 135-123-354. Samuel Peck headed up ...

Trap Leagues

Local Sports

Elijah Trawick was leading shooter in the Chautauqua County Trap League with a 98.857 percentage. Rick Manning was second with a 97.867 percentage followed by Ray Lee (97.750), Kenton Knopp (97.733), Kevin Sturzenbecker (97.412), Clarence Dickenson (96.700) and Skip Frazier (96.143), Dalton ...

Youth Football

Local Sports

Declan Errett scored three times as Westside Black defeated Northside Red, 26-14, in Flag Football action at Persell Middle School on Monday. Kenton Knight scored the other Westside touchdown. Ty McVay and Julian Johnson scored for Northside. Carter Nickerson stood out defensively for ...

101 Wins Cardinal Hills Scramble

Local Sports

RANDOLPH — Lois Piscatelli, Cindy Janson and Mary Hustead won the four-person scramble at Cardinal Hills Golf Course on Monday by firing a gross score of 101. Annette Patric, Emily Comstock, Connie Hunt and Marilyn Tompkins shot a 103 for second place while Sylvia Derrick, Sarah Drake, ...

Kinzua Sluggers Tryouts Set For Sept .29

Local Sports

NORTH WARREN, Pa. — Tryouts for the 10-and-under Kinzua Sluggers baseball team for 2018 are scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29 at Farm Colony Field. To be eligible, a youngster can’t turn 11 before May 1, 2018. Contact Mark Loomis at 814-706-1171 for more information.


Local Sports

JOHNSTONE’S RUN It was reported in The Sunday Post-Journal that West Ellicott resident Ron Johnstone ran one lap of the Southwestern track for each year of his life from ages 59-62 as a birthday celebration. Johnstone actually ran one mile for every year of his life from ages 56-62.

Nelson Fires 738 Series At Frewsburg Lanes

Local Sports

Scott Nelson connected for a 211-209-258-738 for Piazza’s Carpet One in the VSK Emporium League at Frewsburg Lanes on Monday night. Bill Farr unloaded a 225-233-269-727 for Farr’s Allstate in the same league. Heather Lyon entered the 600 club with a 214-234-618 for JBC Pro Shop in the ...

Maple Grove Remains Undefeated In Volleyball

Local Sports

CLYMER — Maddie Welsh had eight kills and two blocks while Olivia Pembridge added four kills and 27 assists as Maple Grove remained undefeated with a 25-14, 25-15, 25-11 sweep of Clymer in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association South Division volleyball Tuesday. Maddy Russo had five ...

Trojans Sweep Jamestown

Local Sports

Southwestern raised its overall record to 3-0 as it defeated host Jamestown (1-4), 5-0, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association girls tennis Tuesday. Mikayla Johnson, Olivia Persia and Hiba Munir won in singles while Isabella Meyers teamed with Makayla Dole to win in second doubles and ...

High School Schedule

Local Sports

Today’s Schedule Boys High School Soccer North Collins at Westfield/Brocton, 4:30 p.m. Maple Grove at Olean, 4:30 p.m. Randolph at Ellicottville, 4:30 p.m. Fredonia at Falconer/Cassadaga Valley, 4:30 p.m. Pine Valley at Silver Creek/Forestville, 4:30 p.m. Southwestern at Dunkirk, 4:30 ...

Cassadaga Valley’s Jenna Caskey goes above the net to hit the ball while teammate Savannah Nickerson looks on during Monday’s non-league volleyball Monday in Sinclairville.
P-J photo by Valory S. Isaacson

In-Season Growth

Local Sports

SINCLAIRVILLE — Cassadaga Valley swept Southwestern, 25-14, 25-10, 25-19, in a non-league girls volleyball matchup Monday. Jenna Caskey turned in seven kills, two digs and an ace for Cassadaga Valley (6-1, 4-0). Teammate Miranda Perez added four kills, a block and an ace while Savannah ...