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Alfred-Almond Executes To Near Perfection, Takes Out Panama

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In softball, sometimes the shortest bunts can send a team farther than it’s ever gone before. On Friday, Alfred-Almond executed its small-ball game to perfection and in the process beat Panama, 4-0, in the Class D Far West Regional at Jamestown High School’s Martin Road Athletic ...

Maple Grove Bats Go Silent In Loss To Warsaw

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Section V champion Warsaw entered Friday’s Class C Far West Regional contest at the Martin Road Complex with a perfect record, and senior pitcher Anna O’Geen made sure that it stayed that way. Facing a lineup of heavy Maple Grove bats, O’Geen threw a one-hitter with five strikeouts ...

Sweet Success

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CHAUTAUQUA — The Georgia Military College golf team had been playing lights-out when Dusty Watts reached the 18th tee Friday afternoon in the final round of the NJCAA Division III National Championship. So the freshman approached his coach, Charles Van Horn III, with a logical ...

Sports For Kids Donates To STGBR Softball

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The Sports For Kids Golf Tournament, a charity event to raise funds for area youth sporting activities, recently presented a check to Southern Tier Girls Babe Ruth Softball League. Presenting the check was Andrew S. Robinson Jr. Accepting the check on behalf of the organization was Chad Beaver, ...

Speedway Reunion Set For Sunday

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Many outstanding area auto racers, including Sammy LaMancuso (pictured) competed at Jamestown Speedway. Submitted photo The Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame will hold a gathering for all persons interested in the history of the Jamestown Speedway on Sunday. The reunion will be held at the ...

Area Baseball, Softball Roundup

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JAMESTOWN CAL RIPKEN ROOKIES DIVISION In Monday’s game between Phone Zone and the YMCA, Phone Zone defeated the YMCA 8-3. Xavier Cruz had three hits, including a double that went all the way to the fence, and Cleveland Grissom hustled all over the field and made some great plays in the ...

Horseshoes

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Two individuals recorded three wins apiece in this week’s matches while two others had two wins. Three-game winners were Bob Chadwick and Randy Hopkins while two-game winners were Don McCray and Mike Shannon. High score went to Chadwick with a 95 and 14 ringers as well as an 88 with 10 ...

D’Angelo, Willig Lead I-A Entering Final Round

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ELLICOTTVILLE — Todd D’Angelo and Joe Willig hold a two-shot lead after the second round of the 49th annual Italian-American Charity Golf Tournament. The duo, who won the event in 2016, recorded a net best-ball 67 on Friday at Holiday Valley Resort, bringing their two-day total to 123, ...

Moving Day

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CHAUTAUQUA — Call Stewart Heilman prophetic. After Sandhills Community College toured the Lake Course at Chautauqua Golf Club during Monday’s practice round for the NJCAA Division III National Championship, the Flyers’ assistant coach predicted his team would perform well when it teed ...

Qualifiers To Compete At Middletown High School

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A host of representatives from the area will begin their respective pursuits of New York State Public High School Athletic Association track and field championships today at Section IX Middletown High School. In addition to a full day of preliminary races, today’s action will also ...

D’Angelo, Willig Shoot 56 To Take I-A Lead

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ELLICOTTVILLE — Todd D’Angelo and Joe Willig teed off at 8:30 a.m. Thursday in the first round of the Italian-American Charity Golf Tournament. Their score stood up all day. The tandem fired a net best-ball 14-under 56 for medalist honors at the 49th annual event at Holiday Valley ...

Area Native Remembers Tanner Hill Adventure

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This weekend’s Soap Box Derby activities remind me of a time long before the current permanent facility was established when my family and I enjoyed our Soap Box Derby experience. Building the car, obtaining sponsorship Solon Sprinchorn and his company, running the actual race down the ...

35th Annual Jamestown Event Set For Saturday

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The 35th annual Jamestown Area Soap Box Derby, presented by Shults Auto Group, will be held Saturday at the John S. Sinatra Memorial Track adjacent to Diethrick Park in the city. Racing is expected to begin at 9 a.m. One winner of the double-elimination races from each of the Stock and ...

Bowling

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Jim Suckow rolled a 223-256-683 to lead the Tuesday Coffee Bowl at Jamestown Bowling Company. Don Chambers hit a 266-626 Jamestown Bowling Company: Tuesday Coffee Bowl — Don Hilyer 522, Helen Chambers 444.

Archery

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RANDOLPH — A 3D archery shoot will be held on Sunday. Scheduled for the Randolph Rod & Gun Club, it is a 30-target shoot. Registration is set from 7 a.m. to noon.

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS

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BASEBALL FAR WEST REGIONALS Saturday CLASS AA VI-Frontier vs. V-McQuaid, noon at Lockport High School CLASS A VI-Kenmore West vs. V-Canandaigua, 2 p.m. at Dwyer Stadium, Batavia CLASS B VI-Medina vs. V-Le Roy, 3 p.m. at Lockport High School CLASS C VI-Falconer vs. ...

Wet Wednesday

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CHAUTAUQUA — Minnesota State Community & Technical College is located nearly 1,100 miles from Chautauqua Golf Club. No matter. The Spartans apparently feel right at home on the Lake Course. Returning All-American Hunter Moen shot a 4-over 76 on Wednesday to lead the Spartans to a ...

Red Sox Pick Has Local Ties

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This week, the Falconer baseball team is preparing for its New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C Far West Regional. As it turns out, a past Golden Falcon has been preparing his son for the next step in his baseball journey as well. Cameron Cannon, 21-year-old son ...

Baseball, Softball Roundup

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SOUTHERN TIER GIRLS BABE RUTH SOFTBALL MAJORS DIVISION Neil’s Propane of Panama recorded the win against Bayview Retirement of Bemus Point. Panama’s offensive standouts were Emma Cooper and Alisha Karlson. Defensive standouts were Haleigh Cooper and Izzy Hurlburt. Bemus Point’s ...

Frewsburg Little League Pig Roast Is Saturday

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FREWSBURG — The third annual Frewsburg Little League Baseball Pig Roast Fundraiser is on Saturday at the Frewsburg Town Park. Games from each league will be played throughout the day. Minors play at 10 a.m. and noon, tee-ball at 2 p.m. and Majors at 4 p.m. Rain or shine, dinners will be ...