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Jammers Open Championship Series Tonight At Amsterdam

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The Jamestown Jammers will begin their quest for a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League championship tonight when they take on Amsterdam in Game 1 of the best-of-3 series. The first pitch is at 6:45 p.m. Connor Ryan (2-1, 4.41 ERA) will get the start for Jamestown as it looks to gain a ...

West End Wins Again, Trims Onondaga, 6-2

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Game 6 of the Babe Ruth World Series at Diethrick Park on Sunday evening ended with a 6-2 victory for West End, Pa., as the Middle Atlantic representatives earned its second win of the weekend over Western New York champion Onondaga. Manager Tory Shimp’s team got out to a hot start with a ...

Off To A Flying Start

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Northern Fairfax County manager David Gould didn’t have any grand expectations in his team’s first game of the Babe Ruth 16-18 World Series on Saturday afternoon. “I wasn’t even counting on winning this one,” he said. “Just get the jitters out and go from there.” Well, guess ...

West End Wins Pitching Duel, Knocks Off Crown Point In Game 1

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So much for opening-game jitters. Sparked by outstanding pitching, West End, Pennsylvania held off Crown Point, Indiana, 3-1, in Game 1 of the Babe Ruth 16-18 World Series on Saturday afternoon at Diethrick Park. Starter Isaac Snyder and relievers Kyle Caringi and Cody Shimp combined on a ...

Fighting Squirrels’ Pitcher Tosses No-Hitter Vs. Host

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Five innings of play were all that were needed for the representatives of the Midwest Plains to pen a strong opening statement on Saturday night at Russell Diethrick Park in Babe Ruth 16-18 World Series action, as manager Michael Minner’s squad earned an 11-1 win over host Southern Tier. ...

Rawdogs Live Up To Reputation, Breeze To Victory

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The reputation of Southwest representative Alabama preceded the team’s arrival in Jamestown for this year’s Babe Ruth 16-18 World Series, and in their first game on Saturday night at Diethrick Park the Rawdogs proved why. In an opening-night matchup with Western New York’s Onondaga, ...

Jammers Find Success On The Road, Advance To Finals

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NEWARK — The Jamestown Jammers may not have had the benefit of their home field, but that did not seem to matter on Saturday night. After trailing by three runs with two innings gone, the Jammers exploded for five runs in the eighth on their way to an 11-5 win over Geneva to claim a ...

Huge Crowd Witnesses Final Event

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GERRY — One of the largest crowds in recent years turned out to witness the exciting competition in the closing performance of the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department’s 74th annual rodeo, which featured more than 230 pro cowboys and cowgirls from 30 states vying for a piece of the nearly ...

The Adjustment Necessary To Make A Clean Shot

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As folks are getting ready for the upcoming archery season, there is always a list of things to do. From checking equipment, breaking in those new boots, practicing shooting, to hanging stands and checking trail cameras, there is one thing that often gets overlooked until it’s too late and ...

Fishing Report

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CHAUTAUQUA LAKE The walleye bite on Chautauqua Lake continues to be good for the dog-days-of-summer anglers. Weed edges, first thing and at dusk, are producing best results. Joint sting baits, No. 13 and up, in silver/black or perch colors, are your best bets. Speaking of perch, this means ...

Golf Leagues

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GOWANDA — In the Gowanda Country Club Ladies League, low gross went to Kim Gier with a 42 and low net went to Tina Weber with 30. — — — CASSADAGA — In the Monday Night Men’s League at Cassadaga Country Club, Fred Chamberlain shot 38, Tyler Lerow 38, Adam Meyers 40, Matt Wallace ...

Jammers Facing Elimination Tonight

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GENEVA — The Jamestown Jammers will face a winner-take-all Game 3 today against the Geneva Red Wings for the right to play for the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League championship. Armed with a 1-0 series lead entering Friday’s semifinal series Game 2 at McDonough Park, the Jammers ...

Trap Leagues

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A total of 11 perfect 50s were recorded in the Warren County Trap League recently. Cindy Cable, Dave Straight, Randy Lineman and Ray Lee all had 50s when Pine Grove downed Brokenstraw, 347-341. Jerry Cressley and Curt Hollabaugh had 50s for Brokenstraw. Chuck Loomis, Mike Mackey and Doug ...

Nationally Ranked Riders Perform Well

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GERRY — A near capacity crowd filled the stands on Friday night for the third performance of the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department’s 74th consecutive PRCA rodeo to watch pro cowboys and cowgirls from 30 states and Canada continue their quest for a part of the $45,000 prize ...

Zaffino Rolls 735 Set At JBC

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Ashley Zaffino fired a 262-220-253-735 to lead the Thursday Have-a-Ball League at Jamestown Bowling Company. Jim Suckow fired a 243-670 in the Thursday Morning Seniors League at JBC. Jamestown Bowling Company: Thursday Have-a-Ball League — Dan Walker 232-236-668, Brandon Michael ...