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UB Headed West

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LAS VEGAS — Gonzaga had its 21-game winning streak end in the West Coast Conference tournament title game. The loss to Saint Mary’s was not enough to make the NCAA Tournament selection committee move the top-ranked Bulldogs off the No. 1 line. Gonzaga earned a No. 1 seed in the NCAA ...

Saint Louis Rallies Past Bonnies For A-10 Title

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NEW YORK — Saint Louis coach Travis Ford could feel a shift about eight minutes into the second half of the Atlantic 10 Tournament championship game. The Billikens had trailed St. Bonaventure almost the whole way to that point — by as much as 15 in the first half — but Ford could sense ...

Trap Leagues

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Preseason dates are set for summer Chautauqua County and Warren County trap leagues. The Chautauqua County Summer Trap League meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. March 25 at the Busti Trap Club, while the preseason Warren County Summer Trap League meeting will be held at 6 p.m. March 28 at the ...

Bowling

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Tylor Griswold rolled a 289 game, Ron Reed hit a 258 and Brad Robinson claimed the “King of the Hill” at Cutting Lanes to lead the area bowling. David Gray recorded a 264 single at Jamestown Bowling Company. Cutting Lanes: King of the Hill — Michael Reed 244-633, Ron Reed 225-635, ...

Soccer Champions

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Jeremy’s Belview knocked off Kurt’s Team, 7-4, Sunday to claim the Shults Auto Group Lakewood Family YMCA Indoor Power League title. Sam Stewart and David Pihlblad scored two goals apiece to lead the way, while Matt Stone, Tyler West and Eric Clark each had one. Blake Montgomery turned in a ...

Youth Baseball

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The Southwestern Gladiators travel baseball team is looking to add players. Those interested must be 10 years old by April 30 and may be from outside the Southwestern school system. Call Leslie Genareo at 713-8208 or email Southwesternlittleleague@gmail.com for more information.

Horseshoes

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Ken Aldrich was the lone three-game winner this week, however eight others recorded two wins each. They were Bob Chadwick, Randy Hopkins, Stephanie Johnson, Don McCray, Bill Petransky, Boyd Shaffer, Jerry Vargeson and Kurt Von Kliest. Ken Aldrich also led the scoring with a 103 with 18 ...

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS

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BOYS BASKETBALL NYSPHSAA FINAL FOUR at Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena, Binghamton Class AA Semifinals, Friday II-West Genesee 59, VI-Niagara Falls 57 XI-Brentwood 74, IX-Kingston 63 Final West Genesee 70, Brentwood 57 Class A Semifinals, Friday V-Pittsford ...

Gut Wrenching

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BINGHAMTON — With time winding down inside Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena on Saturday afternoon, the Panama Panthers appeared to have a semifinal victory over Section II Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville tucked away, ready to advance to today’s New York State Public High School ...

Lakers Have Little Trouble With CCSD

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The Jamestown Lakers sled hockey team got on the ice in their biggest game of the year on Saturday, the annual fundraiser game against Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department, and the former came away with a convincing, 10-2, victory. The most important part of the day, however, was that ...

Rebels Post Home Win Over Knights

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The Jamestown Rebels gained a measure of revenge Saturday night, downing Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, 3-1, in a North American Hockey League game at Northwest Arena. Behind goals from Hunter Johannes, Jim Glynn and Jake Felker, and 22 saves from Ryan Keane, the Rebels shook off a 2-0 shutout ...

Bonnies Reach A-10 Championship Game

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BROOKLYN — Down 15 points in the first half, St. Bonaventure never blinked. In fact, the Bonnies not only came back but eventually won with relative ease, topping Rhode Island 68-51 on Saturday afternoon at Barclays Center in the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament. The win gives the ...

Allegheny College Bound

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Jamestown High School senior Sarah Pillittieri signed a letter of intent to play golf at Allegheny College for the 2019-20 academic year. Pillittieri, who has been a member of the JHS golf team since seventh grade, plans to study chemistry while at Allegheny with the goal of becoming a ...

Wiler, Adams Show The Way At Patrick’s Dash

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Shawn Wiler and Brooke Adams were the top finishers at the St. Patrick’s Dash on Saturday. Wiler, who hails from Columbus, Pennsylvania, was the first male to cross the finish line, posting a time of 16:46, more than 30 seconds faster than second-place Collin Barmore of Gerry ...

Suckow’s 696 Set At JBC Leads Bowling

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In the JBC Friday Senior Coffee Bowl at Jamestown Bowling Company, Jim Suckow hit a 238-696 while Harry Jones tossed a 254. Jamestown Bowling Company: Friday Senior Coffee Bowl—Harry Jones 652, Scott Pollock 202-214-225-641, George Wendell 224-212-205-641, Dana Albert 215-201-594, Mike ...

Sled Hockey Among Friends

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Members of the Lakers sled hockey team pose for a photo with members of the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department after their annual fundraiser game Saturday at Northwest Arena. The Lakers came away with a 10-2 victory. See related story on Page C1. Submitted photo

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS

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BOYS BASKETBALL NYSPHSAA FINAL FOUR at Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena, Binghamton Class AA Semifinals, Friday II-West Genesee 59, VI-Niagara Falls 57 XI-Brentwood 74, IX-Kingston 63 Final West Genesee 70, Brentwood 57 Class A Semifinals, Friday V-Pittsford ...

Getting Ready For Spring Plantings

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Some think that utilizing food plots is new. Well, I beg to differ. How many stands do we have set up overlooking a corn or soy bean field, apple orchard and/or ridge top peppered with walnut trees? The species we chase need to eat, part of the way we as hunters utilize any all legal ...

Youth Essay Contest Set

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The spring youth turkey hunt is designed for New York State-licensed youth between the ages of 12 and 15, who have a current state small-game hunting license and turkey tags. This year’s dates are April 20-21. The rules for the youth hunt are fairly simple. Each youth must have a licensed ...

Fines For Ice Shanties

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All ice fishing shanties had to be removed from ice on water bodies by this past Friday. Shanties that fall partially through the ice may be difficult to remove and also create hazards for snowmobiles and other motorized vehicles on the ice. Shanties that remain after the ice has melted away ...