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Jamestown Loses Third Straight On Road

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ELMIRA — The Jamestown Jammers held a 5-4 lead heading into the bottom of the seventh inning of their Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League matchup against the Elmira Pioneers Thursday night, but faltered down the stretch en route to a 9-5 loss in front of a crowd of 2,517 at Dunn ...

Bonnies To Host Niagara Nov. 10

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ST. BONAVENTURE — Six home games and dates against five teams that reached national postseason tournaments a season ago highlight the 2017-18 nonconference schedule for the St. Bonaventure University women’s basketball team. Thirteen total non-conference games are on the slate — six at ...

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All-Stars Raising Money For Trip To N.J.

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The Jamestown Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars captured the Western New York state baseball championship last weekend at Bergman Park. To continue their postseason journey to the Mid-Atlantic Regional in Somers Point, New Jersey later this month, however, the teenagers are required to raise a ...

Youth Soccer Roundup

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JAYS U15 COED Kaylee Peterson, Matthew Weatherby, Cayden Frazier and Joseph Dahlgren each scored two goals as IBEW 1001 beat Morton Club, 10-2. Colton Cappalino and McKenzie Miller also scored for IBEW Local 1001, which had Gage Healy, Cappalino, Frazier and Peterson in net. Madison Smith ...

Barry Anderson, left, and Todd Erickson began their impressive streak in April 2015 at Bemus Point Golf Club.
P-J photo by Mark L. Anderson

Year-Round Love Of Golf

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Over time, area natives Todd Erickson and Barry Anderson have developed a strong passion for golf. That passion, along with some luck from Mother Nature, has allowed the longtime friends and playing partners to put together a remarkable streak on the links. In fact, the duo has now played ...

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Playoff Nail-Biter

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Above, the Rockies’ Quincy Pace, right, receives instruction from third-base coach Dick Kinne during Wednesday’s City Parks & Recreation baseball league playoff action at Nordstrom Field. P-J photos by Scott Kindberg

Jammers Fall For Second Straight Night

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SYRACUSE — Backed by a stellar start on the mound from Jake Binder, the Onondaga Flames took down the Jamestown Jammers, 5-2, on Wednesday night in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League matchup. Binder ended up tossing 7ª innings and only surrendered seven hits and two runs while ...

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Swanson Brothers Shine At Drive, Chip & Putt

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Carson and Braylon Swanson of Westfield fared quite well at the Drive, Chip & Putt district championship last week at JC Martin Golf Course in Erie, Pennsylvania. Carson was first out of 19 boys in the 10-11 age group, while Braylon was third out of 13 boys in the 7-9 age group. The ...

Youth Football Camp Set For Persell MS July 24-27

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The Future Red Raiders Youth Football Camp is scheduled for July 24-27 at Persell Middle School, 375 Baker St., Jamestown. Open to all area students ages 6-13, the camp is designed to develop fundamental football skills, courtesy of four days of high-quality fundamental instruction by ...

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Elite Performance

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The Southern Tier Elite 14U travel fastpitch softball team, from southwestern New York and northwestern Pennsylvania, won the NSA Greater Buffalo Tournament last weekend in Hamburg. Kneeling, from the left, are Emma Saulter, Nicole Youngberg, Macy Youngberg, Alex Rivera and Amaya Lewczyk. In ...

Youth Soccer

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INTERLEAGUE U8 GIRLS Ava Krofka scored twice in the fourth quarter to break a 3-3 tie as R. Patti Concrete & Excavating of Frewsburg beat Truck-Lite of Falconer, 5-3. Krofka finished with three goals while Rosalie Rondeau and Brionna Constantino also scored for R. Patti Concrete & ...

Bowling

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Jamestown Bowling Company: Tuesday Senior Coffee Bowl — Jim Elardo 565, Bob Peterson 215-561, Joe Mills 537, Carol Mills 438.

P-J photo by Scott Kindberg

Get-Together With The Guys

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Former Detroit Tigers bullpen catcher Hal Naragon was the subject of an interview Tuesday afternoon conducted by Greg Peterson at his Lakewood home. The event was part of the 13th annual “Dan Lunetta Lunch” and attended by members of the Jamestown-area chapter of the Detroit Tigers Fan ...

Jammers Fall To Geneva In 14 Innings

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GENEVA — The Jamestown Jammers rallied from a 4-0 deficit to take a brief 6-4 lead before eventually falling to Geneva, 7-6, in 14 innings of Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League action Tuesday night at McDonough Park. Colin Johnston (Monroe Community College) started his sixth inning of ...

Member Sheryl Johnson, left, and guest Dawn Lai won the Moon Brook Country Club Ladies Member-Guest Tournament on Tuesday with a 59.
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Johnson, Lai Win Moon Brook CC Ladies Member-Guest Tournament

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Sheryl Johnson and Dawn Lai shot a 59 and were crowned the overall champions on Tuesday at Moon Brook Country Club’s Ladies Member-Guest Tournament. Pam Shay and Cheryl Eckwahl won the Green flight with a 62 followed by Kathi Ames and Karan Murray with a 66. Marcia Cirbus and Tammy Rice ...

Bakewell, Pond Prevail At CVCC

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WARREN, Pa. — Rick Bakewell and Greg Pond were the overall champions in the Men’s Member-Guest Tournament at Conewango Valley Country Club. Chris Colosimo and Tim Colosimo were second. Steve Rothenberg and Scott Pearson were the Woods Flight while Mike McElrath and Doug Carlson finished ...

Keenan, Sander Tie In Pro Am At Pine Acres CC

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BRADFORD, Pa. — Tom Keenan and Paul Sander tied for first-place honors by shooting 1-under-par 73s at the Pine Acres Country Club Pro Am on Monday. Keenan is the pro at Whispering Woods Golf Course and Sander is the pro at Ravenwood Golf Course. Michael O’Connor of The Kahkwa Club, ...

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Sports For Kids Donates To Brocton Portland Babe Ruth

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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 Brocton Portland Babe Ruth. Presenting the check was Galena Duba Weaver while accepting the check on behalf of the organization were Derrick Burns, Connor ...

Moon Brook CC Hosts Rotary Charity Classic

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The 23rd Rotary Charity Golf Classic was held Monday at Moon Brook Country Club. Mike Bird, Jerome Lee Yaw, Jeff Keppel and Bruce Ernewein shot the low Two Best-Ball scratch score with a 149. Rex McCray, Bryan Olson, Brian Grey and Randy Grey had the lowest net score with a 120, matched by ...

Earley, Nelson Won Elkdale CC Member-Guest Best-Ball

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SALAMANCA — Derek Earley and Jay Nelson won the MGA Best-Ball Tournament with a net 57 at Elkdale Country Club over the weekend. David Elsen and Jonathan Galandio were second with a net 58 while Daniel Smith and Jeff Criley tied Chris Siebert and Jeff Shurrilla as well as Dustin Ross and ...