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Leader Of The Pack

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Ty Harper stands on the Ernie Davis Legends Field at the Carrier Dome. It’s the day after Thanksgiving and he’s smiling ear to ear. “It doesn’t get any better than this,” the Clymer/Sherman/Panama football coach says. “This is why you do it.” Cradled in his arms is the New ...

Fredonia Captures Title At Ripley

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RIPLEY — After placing eight grapplers in the finals of the 26th annual Ripley Invitational Wrestling Tournament, Fredonia left the mat with four individual titles as well as 236 total team points to claim the team championship on Saturday evening. The Hillbillies took first ahead of ...

Ward’s Outstanding Indoor Season Continues

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HOUGHTON — Rachel Ward’s outstanding indoor track and field season continued Saturday. Competing at Houghton College, the Falconer standout broke her indoor record once again, clearing 12 feet in the pole vault and earning a first-place finish. Her effort was a timely one as she was ...

Fredonia Girls Edge Randolph

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RANDOLPH — Kazlin Beers scored 26 points and Fredonia held on to down Randolph, 67-63, in a nonleague basketball game Saturday despite 35 points from Sydney Hvizdzak. Beers also had five steals and four assists for the Lady Hillbillies (4-2), who led 35-30 at halftime and 54-49 after three ...

Canvas For What Sportsmen Look Like Is Changing

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As we bid 2018 adieu, it’s time to take a look at what is ahead for sportsmen. This week ATA will be hosting its annual open house for the archery industry, followed a few days later by the SHOT Show for the entire hunting industry. During both shows, the industry will see what is in store ...

Fishing Report

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UPPER NIAGARA RIVER In the Upper Niagara River, lake trout and walleye are being caught around the Thompson’s Hole area on jigs. LOWER NIAGARA RIVER As far as Niagara River fishing conditions, it was a little spotty before the last wind and rain storm New Year’s Eve. Fortunately, water ...

Horseshoes

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There were five three-game winners and three two-game winners this week in the Senior Horseshoe League. The three-game winners were Bob Chadwick, Bill Petransky, Skip Sperry, Jerry Vargeson, and Kurt Von Kliest. Two-game winners were Barb Chadwick, Dick Franzen, and Art Mitchell. Vargeson ...

Raymond Fires 704 Set At JBC

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Andrew Raymond fired a 225-258-704 in the Friday Night Mixed Couples League at Jamestown Bowling Company to lead the area bowling action. Chris Legters rolled a 268 and Michael Reed hit a 263 at Cutting Lanes. Jamestown Bowling Company: Friday Night Mixed Couples League — Rita Anderson ...

Falconer/Cassadaga Valley Shines At NCCC

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SANBORN — Falconer/Cassadaga Valley wrestling added to its resume on Saturday by taking home the team title at the 39th annual Niagara Frontier Wrestling Officials Classic on the campus of Niagara County Community College. Entering as the No. 3 small school team in the state, according to ...

Archery

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His Way Archers indoor 3-D and spot archery league registration is now underway. League and nonleague archers participate at the same time and on the days of one’s choice.

Rebels’ Win Streak Comes To An End

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PITTSTON, Pa. — A five-game winning streak came to an end on Saturday night for the Jamestown Rebels, as Wilkes-Barr/Scranton picked up a 4-2 North American Hockey League win thanks to a two-goal night from Jacob Badal. Jamestown scored first with a goal at 2:33 from Niki Jasko, with ...

Special Delivery

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RANDOLPH — Ty Hind has been putting up shots in the Randolph Central School gymnasium since he was 2 years old. It would be hard to argue any of them were bigger than his final one Friday night. The Cardinals junior hit a pullup jumper from the foul line with 2.2 seconds remaining to ...

Fischer Pours In 38 Points As T’Birds Knock Off Maple Grove

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MAYVILLE — For the better part of three quarters, Friday night’s Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 West meeting between Maple Grove and Chautauqua Lake was every bit the hotly-contested, back-and-forth battle that fans had expected. Near the midway point of the third ...

Moore Scores Winner As Rebels Win Fifth Straight

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PITTSTON, Pa.—A defensive battle at the Revolution Ice Center went the way of the Jamestown Rebels on Friday night in North American Hockey League action. Augustine Moore was the only player to light the lamp in a 2-1 shootout final over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (11-19-1-1), while Jamestown ...

Pannes Helps Trojans Rally Past Frewsburg

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Cooper Pannes scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Mayson Mathews added 16 points, seven rebounds and five assists to lead Southwestern to a 73-65 Division 1 West basketball victory over Frewsburg on Friday night. The Trojans (8-2, 3-1) fell behind early — Brad Nelson poured in ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

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Today’s Schedule Girls High School Basketball Chautauqua Lake at Bishop Kearney, 5 p.m. Fredonia at Randolph, 6:30 p.m. High School Wrestling Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Panama, Dunkirk, Fredonia, Randolph, Southwestern at Ripley Invitational

Jamestown Boys Sweep Dunkirk; Girls Fall

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Behind robust efforts by Zach Ryberg and Brandon Michael, the Jamestown boys bowling team raised its record to 16-4 following a 4-0 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association bowling victory over Dunkirk at Jamestown Bowling Company on Friday. Ryberg smashed a 244-244-678, while Michael ...

Bears Win Nonleague Game At Allegany-Limestone

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ALLEGANY — Frewsburg ran its record to 7-1 following a 57-33 nonleague girls basketball victory over Allegany-Limestone on Friday night. Gabby Iuculano led four players in double figures with 13 points, Ashley Carlson and Dani Gray both had 12 and Mikayla Gabalski-Jones added 11 for the ...