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Hemminger Headed To JCC

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Flanked by her parents Ann and Mark, Maple Grove senior Courtney Hemminger, middle, signs her letter of intent to continue her academic and basketball career at Jamestown Community College in the fall. At far right is Travis Wells, the women’s coach. P-J photo by Scott Kindberg

Family Golf Scramble Winners

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Forced to play with only three players, the team of Ray McKotch, John Depew and Mike Nelson won the Lakewood YMCA Family Golf Scramble. Playing at Chautauqua Point Golf Course, the trio shot 4-under par. John and Dillan LaBarbera, Denny Tyger and Jerry Reed claimed second, followed by the ...

Eppehimer Open Scheduled For June 22

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LAKEWOOD — The 28th annual Eppehimer Open Golf Tournament will be held June 22 at Maplehurst Country Club. Proceeds from the tournament, which will begin with registration and lunch at noon and a shotgun start at 1 p.m., will be used for youth ministries for the Christian and Missionary ...

Asquith Senior Tour Plays At Chautauqua Golf Club This Week

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CHAUTAUQUA — In Art Asquith Senior Golf Tour action at Chautauqua Golf Club this week, Ken Burch led White Flight A with an 87 gross and a minus one, while Randy Carlson was minus one and Jud Foy minus three. Fran Dexter shot a 92 and was plus two in White Flight B, Fred Bretl was plus ...

Baseball, Softball Roundup

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16-18 TRAVEL BASEBALL The Southern Tier Regulators squandered a six-run seventh-inning lead, but rallied in extra innings to beat Full Circuit Power, 8-7, at Diethrick Park on Wednesday. Full Circuit took an 8-7 lead in the top of the eighth inning before the Regulators walked off with a win. ...

Special Selection

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ST. BONAVENTURE — St. Bonaventure Class of 2019 graduate Mckenna Maycock has been selected as the University’s NCAA Woman of the Year nominee. One of the most prestigious NCAA awards, the NCAA established the Woman of the Year Award in 1991 to celebrate the achievements of women in ...

Holmes Charity Scramble Is June 29

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The first Wally Holmes Charity Golf Scramble will be held Saturday, June 29 at Maplehurst Country Club. All proceeds will benefit the Wally Holmes Scholarship Fund, which was created to help provide local high school golfers the resources to pursue the game at the next level. The ...

Braymiller Named Division 1 West Player Of Year

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Chautauqua Lake’s Cianna Braymiller (17) batted .762 in helping the Thunderbirds post a 14-5 record. P-J file photo The Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 West softball All-Stars were announced recently, with Cianna Braymiller earning Player of the Year honors for ...

Crist Places 6th In Div. 2 Pentathlon

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Maple Grove senior Carson Crist, far right, finished in sixth place in the Division II pentathlon at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Championships at Middletown High School on Saturday. Crist was incorrectly listed as finishing in seventh place in the Sunday edition ...

Area Baseball, Softball

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SOUTHERN TIER BABE RUTH SOFTBALL MINORS Falconer Southern Tier Dentistry defeated Bemus Point Heritage, with Finley Darr earning eight strikeouts in three innings for the winners. Addison Calimeri had a pair of hits with a two-run home run for Falconer and was walked twice, while Alexis ...

Regulators Have Game Tonight At Diethrick Park

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The Southern Tier Regulators will open the home portion of their schedule at 6 tonight at Diethrick Park against the Full Circuit Power. Admission will be $2 at the door and benefit the Regulators. Southern Tier is coming off a fourth-place finish out of 24 teams at the Darien Lake ...

Golf Leagues

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BUSTI — In the Tuesday Night Ladies League at South Hills Country Club, Mary Green fired a 44 while Sarah Drake and Michelle Ognibene carded 49s. Meanwhile, Andrea Carlson shot 50, Patty Lundin 51, Kristy Moore 52, Kristin Carlson 53, Lynn Radack 53, Pam Simon 54, Mel Liddie 54 and Tammy ...

Maple Grove’s Swanson, Panama’s Harvey Honored

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Maple Grove senior first baseman Elise Swanson was named the Player of the Year while Panama sophomore Ashlyn Harvey was named Pitcher of the Year as Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West softball released its all-star teams. Swanson was joined on the First Team by ...

Post-Journal Players of the Week

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BASEBALL Ronald “Bubba” Brown Brocton Ronald “Bubba” Brown threw a complete game with 18 strikeouts as Brocton won the Class D Far West Regional, 6-4, over Honeoye on Saturday at Dwyer Stadium in Batavia. The victory sends the Bulldogs to this weekend’s New York State Public ...

Area Baseball, Softball Roundup

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SOUTHERN TIER GIRLS BABE RUTH SOFTBALL MAJORS DIVISION Madison Potter shined on offense and Bella Wright stood out defensively as Cynde B. Photography of Jamestown beat J.R. Forestry of Sherman, 24-20. For Sherman, Erin Murphy was the top offensive player and Kelsey Wagner was the top ...

Lonto, Vaughn Shine Over Weekend

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Matthew Lonto of Salamanca tied for third on Sunday and Max Vaughn of Lakewood tied for fourth on Saturday during Western New York PGA Jr. Tour events this weekend. On Sunday at Elkdale Country Club, Lonto fired an 81 to finish eight shots back of 16-18 boys category leader Benjamin Spitz of ...

Allesi, Burch Stand Out On Asquith Tour

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WARREN, Pa. — Sam Allesi and Ken Burch, playing in Flight A from the White tees, fired matching 87s to lead the Art Asquith Senior Golf Tour during its stop at Jackson Valley Country Club last week. Allesi also led with a minus-2 while Burch was minus-3. Randy Carlson and Jim White tied at ...

Old First Night Run/Walk Set For Aug. 3

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CHAUTAUQUA — The Old First Night Race will be held on the grounds of Chautauqua Institution beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3. Could you please include the Old First Night Race held on Saturday, August 4 at 8am at Chautauqua on your calendar of events? The uncertified 2.75-mile ...

Miller Wins Economod Special At Eriez Speedway

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HAMMETT, Pa. — Greenhill Farms Equipment Inc. presented a $750-to-win special for the Johnson’s Car Care and Collision Economods with 20 racers signing in for the event and 111 total over the six classes. When the final checkers had fallen it was Max Blair in Victory Lane after both his ...

Kaye’s Team Ties For 16th

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WILLIAMSVILLE — Moonbrook Country Club’s Michael Kaye teamed with Peter Appler, Pat McFarland, Rich Mueller and Peter Murphy to tie for 16th place with a 10-under 61 during the Children’s Hospital Invitational at Park Country Club on Monday. Holiday Valley’s Steven Carner played with ...