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Junior Bowling

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JAMESTOWN BOWLING COMPANY Zack Ryberg and Kyle Christensen tied for top honors over the weekend. Ryberg shot a 208-247-209-664 while Christensen upended a 246-203-216-664 in the Junior-Majors Division where Brandon Michael delivered a 258 game. Abbie Derby was high in the Prep Division ...

Horseshoes

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Don McCray and Kurt Vohn Kliest each won three games in the Senior Horseshoe League recently. Bill Petransky, Mike Shannon and Skip Sperry were two-game winners. Shannon had a high game of 84 with six ringers as did Petransky. Von Kliest had an 84 with 24 ringers.

Lancaster Trims Red Raiders By Two

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LANCASTER — Jamestown came ever so close to claiming the inside track on the third seed for the upcoming Section VI Class AA basketball playoffs Tuesday night. Instead, the Red Raiders’ 55-53 Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 loss to Lancaster makes that prospect ...

Hvizdzak Scores 33 In Randolph Win Over Salamanca

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SALAMANCA — Sydney Hvizdzak eclipsed the 30-point plateau for the third time this season as Randolph beat Salamanca, 66-42, in CCAA Division 1 East girls basketball action Tuesday. Hvizdzak scored 33 points to go along with five rebounds and three steals while Kara Leeper added 11 points ...

Ellicottville Wins CCAA Boys Roll-Offs

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BRADFORD, Pa. — Ellicottville led all teams at the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association boys roll-off at Byllye Lanes on Tuesday evening with a line score of 1,020-1,057-1,069-3,146 while Forestville grabbed second place with a 1,031-1,052-1,051-3,134. Connor Wright of Gowanda had ...

Jamestown Finishes Sixth At ECICs

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Jamestown had its best finish since 2014 with a sixth-place finish at the Erie County Interscholastic Conference Championships this past weekend. The Red Raiders finished with 162 points, thanks to a team-best finish of second in 1-meter diving by Alex Aversa. Jamestown was third in the ...

Bennett’s Night

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Kaitlyn Bennett did most of the figurative “heavy lifting” for three quarters of Jamestown’s Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 basketball game Monday night. Then she got a big assist from her friends in the final period, and the Lady Red Raiders went on to down ...

Post-Journal Players of the Week

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GIRLS BASKETBALL Alanna Dibble Southwestern Dibble scored 22 points and grabbed 20 rebounds in a CCAA Division 1 West game Monday. BOYS BASKETBALL Tyler Hind Randolph Hind scored 37 points in a Division 1 East victory over Salamanca on Friday. In addition to his 13 made free throws, ...

Big Fourth Quarter Sends Maple Grove Past Olean

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Led by Courtney Hemminger and Riley Caskey, Maple Grove used a fourth-quarter run to subdue Olean, 59-46 in Division 1 West game. Hemminger hit two 3-points and Caskey also added six points as the Lady Red Dragons went on a 17-4 run to close out the game and improve their record to 11-6 ...

McIntyre’s 658 Series Leads Area Bowling

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Lyn McIntyre showed the way with a 224-235-658 in the Monday Night Ladies Classic at Jamestown Bowling Company. Bowling for Jo’s Tupperware, McIntyre was among six ladies who recorded 600s in the Ladies Classic. Bonnie Smith shot a 213-236-640 for A-Bat, Leda Peterson rolled a ...

Lakers Hockey

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The Jamestown Lakers Squirt A club locked up first place in its division with a convincing 10-0 win over the second-place Hamburg Hawks on Saturday. The Hawks, needing a home victory to stay in contention for a shot at the apex of the league, were frustrated with the solid team defense of the ...

Skeet Leagues

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Matt Littlefield and Ken Swan shot a perfect 50s in the Chautauqua County Winter Skeet League . Shooting 25s were Dan Ficarra, Bob Fellows, Chad Swan, Norm Swan, Kody Hoth, Gary Swan, Mike Norton, Scott Seiber, Travis Monday, Rick Rupprecht and Mike Asel. Four teams completed sweeps. The ...

YMCA Volleyball

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COED LEAGUE Ella Smith was the Most Valuable Player as Age Doesn’t Matter downed the Setting Ducks, 25-19, 27-25, 12-21. Mike Holmberg won MVP honors for the Setting Ducks. — — — Led by MVP Krista Johnson, Monday-Funday won the final two games from Kiss My Ace, 25-20, 21-16, to ...

Falconer LL, Babe Ruth Signups Continue Wednesday

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FALCONER — Registration for the 2018 Falconer Little League and Babe Ruth teams will continue Wednesday from 6:30- 8 p.m. at the H.C. Fenner cafeteria. Children whose league age is between 5 and 12 (date of birth falling between May 1, 2005 and Aug. 31, 2013) are eligible to participate. ...

JB&GC Kickball, T-Ball Signups Set

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The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys & Girls Club is taking registrations for the kickball and T-ball leagues for ages 3 and 4. Kickball runs from Feb. 10-March 10. and T-Ball runs from March 24-April 21 (no games the week of spring break). Each league is four Saturday mornings from ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

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GIRLS BASKETBALL Randolph at Salamanca, 7:30 p.m. Fredonia at Maple Grove, 7:30 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Cattaraugus-Little Valley at Forestville, 7:30 p.m. Panama at Cassadaga Valley, 7:30 p.m. Frewsburg at Clymer, 7:30 p.m. Gowanda at Randolph, 7:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Southwestern, ...

Raiders To Drop A Class This Season

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For decades, the Jamestown High School football team has had some epic games with Orchard Park. Lancaster, too. And, then, of course, there was that I-don’t-believe-what-I-just-saw first-round playoff game at Clarence last season that the Red Raiders won in double overtime. “Each ...

Strong Efforts By Ruff, Johnson Aren’t Enough As Bonnies Fall

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ST. BONAVENTURE — Senior Mariah Ruff finished with 21 points, seven assists and six rebounds and freshman Abigail Johnson posted her first career double-double of 10 points and 11 rebounds, but it was enough as George Washington snuck past the Bonnies, 63-56. St. Bonaventure led in the ...

Youth Soccer

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SHULTS AUTO GROUP LEAGUE JUNIOR VARSITY BOYS Makay Young scored three goals, Max Vaughn tallied two goals and Jack White added one goal as SKF-SW blanked Maple Grove, 6-0 — — — Jared Pearson tallied three goals, Nick Cipolla had two goals and Evan Bishop chipped in with ...