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Three-OT Thriller Proves Bonnies Are Tourney Team

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ST. BONAVENTURE — At 12:17 a.m. Wednesday morning, Jaylen Adams waved to the crowd as he walked off Bob Lanier Court with fellow seniors Matt Mobley and Idris Taqqee for presumably the final time. If St. Bonaventure’s 117-113 triple-overtime win over Davidson was indeed the trio’s ...

Adult Hockey

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SHULTS AUTO GROUP LEAGUE OPEN DIVISION John Melcher and Kevin Harvey each scored three goals as El Greco stopped Jamestown Skate Products, 9-4, at Northwest Arena on Sunday. Other goals for El Greco were by Craig Hinderleider, Dan Brunenavs and David Morse. Brunenavs and Patrick Allen ...

Junior Bowling

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JAMESTOWN BOWLING COMPANY Kyle Christensen was the leader in the Junior-Majors Division with a 237-224-216-677 and William Ploetz followed with a 223-245-173-641. Abbie Derby was high in the Prep Division with a 118-145-131-395 followed by Zachary Kent with a 148-113-108-369. In the ...

Six Reach Double Figures As Tribunes Beat Jayhawks

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ROCHESTER — Ryan Beckles led six players in double figures with 20, and Monroe Community College capped the regular season with a 102-76 win over Jamestown CC in NJCAA Region 3 Division II action Wednesday evening. The Tribunes finished with a 13-2 region record and will take a 22-5 overall ...

JCC Women Still Can’t Solve Monroe CC

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ROCHESTER — Sierra Green scored all of her game-high 20 points in the second half and went over the 1,000-point mark in her career as Monroe Community College wrapped up the regular season with a 72-57 NJCAA Region 3 Division II win over Jamestown CC on Wednesday evening. After going 0 for ...

Textor Rolls 279 Game, 730 Series At JBC

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Raymond Textor was the owner of the bowling spotlight at Jamestown Bowling Company on Wednesday night. Bowling for Bemus Point Inn in the Lena’s Pizza Men’s League, Textor fired a 279-237-730 for the lone 700 set of the night. In other top series from that league, Dan Benson Jr. fired a ...

YMCA Soccer

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5TH-6TH GRADE POWER LEAGUE Kaylyn Carnes, Seth Vaughn and Brody Larson each scored twice to pace Southwestern to a 6-2 win over FAST. Drew Oste and Ethan Gilbert each scored a goal for FAST. ——— Finn Ordiway and Brady Berdine scored two goals while Hugh Harrison had one goal as ...

Officials Class Begins March 12

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The Southwestern Chapter of Football Officials will be offering a new member class starting March 12 at the Ira Lou Spring Legion. The classes will be held from 6-8 p.m. Completion of the course will enable one to officiate midget, modified, junior varsity and varsity football games. ...

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS

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Section VI Boys Basketball Tournament (Game times at 7 p.m. unless noted) CLASS AA Prequarterfinal Wednesday Frontier 61, Niagara-Wheatfield 36 Quarterfinals Friday Niagara Falls 62, Frontier 32 Jamestown 68, Clarence 59 Orchard Park 65, Lockport 62 Williamsville North 54, ...

Moving On

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No. 3 Franklinville did not play its best basketball on Tuesday night during the Section VI Class D boys basketball semifinal at the Physical Education Complex on the campus of Jamestown Community College, but the Panthers did play with enough smarts to move past No. 2 Sherman, 61-43 ...

East Edges Ellicottville On Layup In Final Seconds

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No. 1 Buffalo East held plenty of leads against No. 4 Ellicottville during Tuesday night’s Section VI Class D boys basketball semifinal at the Physical Education Complex on the campus of Jamestown Community College, but after Griffin Chudy was able to knock down a pair of free throws for ...

Lady Red Raiders Advance To Class AA Semis

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SANBORN — Katelyn Bennett poured in 20 points and Allie Stockwell and Morgan Brightman added 11 apiece to lead No. 5 Jamestown to a 48-39 victory over Niagara Wheatfield in a Section VI Class AA basketball quarterfinal on Tuesday night. The win advances the Lady Red Raiders into the ...

Bonnies Win Epic 3-OT Game Over Davidson

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ST. BONAVENTURE — It was a game for the ages, a fitting end to St. Bonaventure University’s 2017-18 home basketball season. And, in the end, the Bonnies found a way. Led by 34 points from Jaylen Adams, 33 from Matt Mobley and 31 from Courtney Stockard, St. Bonaventure moved into sole ...

Final Frewsburg LL Signups Are Today

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FREWSBURG — Frewsburg Little League will have its final signups today at 6:30 p.m. at the Frewsburg High School old gym. This includes Tee Ball, Minor and Major divisions. Any new Major Division player will be required to have a skills evaluation in the gym at that same time. Contact Mike ...

Horseshoes

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Bob Chadwick was the only three-game winner in the Senior Horseshoe League recently. Ken Aldrich, Barb Chadwick, Ken Hopkins, Jerry Vargeson, Kurt Von Kliest and Topper Westerdahl won two games. Hopkins had the high game with a 95 with 15 ringers followed by Bob Chadwick with a 90 and 10 ...

Bowling

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Brandon Miller unloaded a 254-222-255-731 for JP Craig Racing and Brent Miller hit a 224-268-211-703 for Piazza’s Carpet in the Miles Machine Men’s League at Jamestown Bowling Company to lead the area bowling. Jim Suckow hit a 237-237-691 in the Tuesday Senior Coffee Bowl at JBC. Jeff ...

Gustafsons Finish 1-2 in Striders Winter 5K Series

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John and Kathy Gustafson of Jamestown finished 1-2 following the fifth and final race of the Chautauqua Striders Winter 5K Series. FIFTH RACE John Gustafson, Jamestown, 58, 316.55; 2. Kathy Gustafson, Jamestown, 53, 315.73; 3. Drew Braden, Cattaraugus, 16, 292.65; 4. Naomi Hahn, Warren, ...

Baby Birds

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During a timeout with 1:39 left in Monday’s Section VI Class C semifinal, Chautauqua Lake senior Devin Pope walked off the floor at Jamestown Community College’s Physical Education Complex, pulled on his long-sleeved orange warmup shirt and draped a towel over his face. While the ...

Southwestern Comes Up Short In B2 Semifinals

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BUFFALO — The upstart No. 10 Southwestern Trojans were certainly able to make things interesting on Monday night inside the Sports Arena at Buffalo State College, but a potent combination of inside post play and outside shooting was enough to carry No. 3 John F. Kennedy through to a 66-60 ...

Three 700s Rolled Across Area Bowling Leagues

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One 700 and six 600s highlighted action in the Ladies Classic League at Jamestown Bowling Company on Monday night. Meanwhile at Frewsburg Lanes, two 700s were recorded in the VSK Emporium League. Kate Foti did the honors at JBC by firing a 224-256-222-702 for Angel Hair. Dale Johnson ...