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Maple Grove’s Adri Carlson (11) gets away from Southwestern’s Lauren Swan during Thursday’s CCAA West Division soccer game at Maple Grove.
P-J photo by Scott Reagle

Carlson Leads Maple Grove To Victory Over Trojans

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For two teams that have rarely been tested this season, Maple Grove and Southwestern put on quite a show Thursday on Dutch Hollow Road. The Red Dragons scored a pair of first-half goals and then withstood a late Trojans’ charge to take control of the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic ...

Six Receive Recognition

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Six local teams will take the field tonight for the first time since being mentioned in the initial New York State Sportswriters Association football rankings of the season. Jamestown (2-0, 2-0), an honorable-mention selection in Class AA, will host Clarence tonight at 7 p.m. on the new turf ...

Gardner Says Goodbye As Stateline Season Ends

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After a brisk night at Night One of the second annual Stateline Shootout, fans and racers came back to finish what was started Saturday night. Heat races to set the field for the prolific feature events Sunday had been completed and the lineups were decided. Now it was time to see who would ...

Sohl Scores Twice In Bears’ Win; Olean Tops Falconer

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WESTFIELD — An early second-half goal proved to be the game-winner as Frewsburg beat Westfield, 3-1, in Central Division girls soccer Thursday. Gabby Iuculano scored her sixth goal of the season unassisted in the 27th minute of the first half to give the Bears a 1-0 lead at the ...

Jamestown Community College’s Tara Sweeney (1) and Kendyl Austin (11) go up for a block during the Jayhawks’ WNYAC volleyball match against Mercyhurst North East on Thursday at the Physical Education Complex.
P-J photo by Lisa Monacelli

Jayhawks Sweep Mercyhurst NE

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Jamestown Community College raised its record to 6-0 overall with a three-game sweep of Mercyhurst North East at home Thursday evening. The Jayhawks are 4-0 in Region 3, Division III, and 3-0 in the WNYAC after defeating Mercyhurst North East, 25-11, 25-18, 25-8. Sierra Wells had 46 ...

Cummins, Jamestown Mattress Lead Battle

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Cummins (1,015) and Jamestown Mattress (1,000) lead the competition in the 30th annual YMCA Battle of the Businesses in the Large and Small Divisions after the team dodgeball and 8-ball pool Thursday evening. In dodgeball on Thursday night, Matco took the first-place win for the Small ...

Injury Helps Falconer Get Past Warriors

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FALCONER — Salamanca and Falconer split four matches, but an injury at first singles allowed the Golden Falcons to pick up a East Division 3-2 win. The Warriors’ Emily Koniak won the first set, 6-1 and was leading 3-2 in the second set over Macy Youngberg when she forfeited due to an ...

Pool Leagues

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Three women in the Monday Night Pool League hit perfect scores of 24s. Stefanie Anderson had a 24 as Puzzle Lounge 1 prevailed over Dugan’s Tavern, 112-94. Charlotte Triscari delivered a 24 when Puzzle Lounge 2 stopped the House That Jack Built, 110-94. Frewsburg Hotel and Waddington’s ...

Bukowski Leads T’Birds

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MAYVILLE — Grace Bukowski was a double winner to help Chautauqua Lake get past Salamanca, 103-83, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association swimming action Thursday. Bukowski won the 200-yard freestyle (2:21.28) and 500-yard freestyle (6:30.87) for the Thunderbirds. 200y medley ...

Spartans Blank Jamestown

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Anand Murali scored two goals as Williamsville North blanked Jamestown, 8-0, in Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 boys soccer at the Martin Road Complex on Thursday. Williamsville North (6-1, 4-1) held a 3-0 lead in the first half with goals by Murali, Justin Bonetto and Matt ...

3-D Shoot Set For Sunday

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The Bear Lake Rod and Gun Club will be having a non-competitive 3-D shoot Sunday. The 30-target course will feature North American big-game life-size targets set in a wooded trail walkthrough setting. Registration is open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the cost is $12 for adults, $5 for youths ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

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Today’s Schedule High School Football All games 7 p.m. unless noted Bennett at Lockport, 4 p.m. Hutch-Tech at Frontier Clarence at Jamestown Orchard Park at Lancaster, 7:30 p.m. Starpoint at North Tonawanda Kenmore West at Sweet Home Williamsville East at Williamsville ...

Southwestern’s Michael Cammarata clears the ball during Wednesday’s Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association West Division soccer game.
P-J photo by Scott Reagle

Southwestern Edges Maple Grove, 2-1, In West Division Showdown

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The undefeated Southwestern Trojans were given all they could handle from Maple Grove goalkeeper Sam Cummings, as well as the posts that surrounded him, on Dutch Hollow Road but still came through with a 2-1 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association West Division boys soccer win ...

Jamestown Community College’s Courtney Hewes leaps past diving Mercyhurst North East goalie Jordan Turzak on the way to a first-half goal in Wednesday’s NJCAA Western New York Athletic Conference women’s soccer game.
P-J photo by Scott Kindberg

JCC Women Post Shutout; JCC Men Settle For 1-1 Tie

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Alexa Dix scored three second-half goals and added an assist as the Jamestown Community College women’s soccer team pulled away for a 7-0 victory over Mercyhurst North East in an NJCAA Western New York Athletic Conference game Wednesday. “She’s playing the best ball she’s ever ...

Falconer Central Schools won the Large Division 800 medley relay. From the left are Drew Wilcox, Nick Spry, Rob Thompson and Dan Krenzer.

Cummins, Jamestown Mattress Lead YMCA Battle Divisions

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After Wednesday’s predicted mile race, 800 medley relay, and the pool tournament, Cummins controls the lead in the Large Division with 850 points, while Jamestown Mattress captures the top Small Division spot with 910 points in the YMCA’s 30th annual Battle of the Businesses. Large ...

Lady Red Dragons Still Unbeaten In Volleyball

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Maple Grove (7-0, 2-0) claimed a South Division volleyball win over host Southwestern (3-4, 1-2), 25-23, 25-20, 25-13. The winners were led by Maddy Russo with one ace, 13 kills, five digs; Maddie Welsh with seven kills and five blocks; Olivia Pembridge with five aces, 22 assists and three ...

Wolverines Rally Past Frewsburg, 2-1

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WESTFIELD — The Westfield Wolverines (4-3, 3-0) staged a comeback to beat Frewsburg, 2-1, in CCAA Central Division boys soccer action Wednesday. Garrett Swanson put the Bears (1-5, 1-2) on the board 6:40 into the game, but Jason Almeter tied the game just 20 seconds later, assisted by David ...

Flag Football

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SOUTHERN TIER LEAGUE In the first game of the season, the Red Rockers’ Doug Clark connected with Danny Thompson for a 35-yard touchdown. The Good Time Saloon Raiders bounced back when Stefan Howie hit Gary Kum for a 20-yard touchdown and, later, Clark ran a touchdown in from 7 yards out to ...

Johnson Smashes 279-764 At JBC

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Chris Johnson led the area bowling action Wednesday, hitting a 279-248-237-764 for JPF Trucking in the Lena’s Pizza League at Jamestown Bowling Company. Jim Chapman of Pepsi spun a 267-236-694, Dan Walker rolled a 235-246-695 for Midnite Towing and Tim Wares smashed a 241-225-681 for ...