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Cream Of The Crop

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Jamestown took care of business Friday night. It just took Coach Ben Drake’s crew a while to put away stubborn Clarence. Elijah Rojas scored 22 points and Demarri Jones added 19 to lead the Red Raiders to a 57-50 Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 victory at McElrath ...

Hoose, Johnson, Ramsey Advance To States

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Thirty names of state qualifiers line the Southwestern wrestling mat. Now the Trojans will have to make room for one more. Dontae Hoose beat Franklinville/Cuba-Rushford's Kyle Wittenrich, 10-1, in the 195-pound final at the Section VI Division II wrestling state qualifier Saturday ...

Panama Wraps Up Another Division Title

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PANAMA — On Senior Night, Panama wrapped up a program-record third straight Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West crown with a 50-29 victory over Sherman. “It’s a huge step,” Panama head coach Jeff Angeletti said. “It was Senior Night, so there were a lot of ...

Raiders Clinch State Berth

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The Jamestown Raiders beat Olean, 8-0, on Friday night at Northwest Arena to clinch a two-game sweep of the Eagles in Western New York High School Club Hockey League playoff action. The first-round victory does two things for the Raiders: first in secures them a spot in the New York State ...

Meet The Tarp Skunks

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Jack Grace, an outfielder at Creighton University, has signed with the Jamestown Tarp Skunks for the 2020 Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League season. The redshirt freshman from LaGrange, Illinois was a three-time letter winner at Fenwick High School where he was the Chicago Catholic League ...

Letter To Sports

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Dear Sports Editor: I thought there was enough “lousy” news in the world today until I read the Section VI committee’s decision regarding the upcoming division alignments for the 2020 high school football season. To be polite, let me quote the former New York Yankees’ broadcaster, ...

Winter Backyard Curling

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Following are Week Five results of the Northwest Arena Winter Backyard Curling Leagues, sponsored by Dot’s Gift Boutique, results for the Monday Night is as follows: 5:45 MONDAY LEAGUE Three teams went 2-0. First, Shoeless Joe’s Pub defeating the TRCurlers (38-37) and The Cremators ...

Adult Hockey

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OPEN DIVISION El Greco skated to a 7-6 victory over Skate Posse thanks to two goals by Nic Allen in Shults Auto Group action at Northwest Arena. Also scoring for El Greco were Kevin Harvey, David Morse, Jeff Kresge, Steve Smith and Mike Kitay. Nate Stephens recorded an assist. Tyler ...

Pool Leagues

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Twenty members of the Jamestown Tuesday Night Men’s Pool League recorded perfect scores in the 18th week. Recording 24s were Terry Dylaney, Dave Fiore, Bob Porter, Allan Rivera, Jeff Palowski, Joe Iuculano, Al Bishop, Jose Alicea Jr., Greg Worrell, Martin Hernandez, Darryl Green, Kyle ...

JAMFL Nomination Meeting Set For March 18

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A nomination meeting for the Jamestown Area Midget Football League executive board will be held at 7 p.m. March 18 at the Elks Lodge, located at 339 E. Fourth St. in Jamestown. Three seats — commissioner, commissioner at large, and fundraising coordinator — need to be filled. For more ...

Vincent Takes First At JBC’s USBC Youth Tournament

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Damen Vincent won the recent Jamestown Area USBC Youth Tournament at Jamestown Bowling Company with a 666 series. Nic Houston was second with a 658 series and Feobe Brown was third with a 648. Brandon Michael took fourth with a 647 and Emily Ryberg was fifth with a 630. The top-five ...

Rebels Lose 3-2 At Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN, Pa. — The Jamestown Rebels rallied from a 1-0 first-period deficit to take a second-period lead, but ultimately lost to the Johnstown Tomahawks, 3-2, in North American Hockey League East Division action Friday at 1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial. Johnstown ...

Browns Backers Postseason Dinner Is March 7

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The Cleveland Browns Backers of Jamestown will be holding an after-season dinner next month. The March 7 event, which will be held at the Lakewood Fire Training Facility hall on Summit Avenue in Lakewood, will begin with a social hour at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m. Among the ...

Horseshoes

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Bob Chadwick and Stephanie Johnson each recorded three wins apiece with Ken Hopkins, Jerry Vargeson, Kurt Von Kliest and Topper Westerdahl each recording two wins apiece during this week’s action. Von Kliest led the scoring with games of 91 and 90, including 23 ringers in each game. ...

Red-Hot Wildcats Too Much For Bonnies

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ST. BONAVENTURE — A red-hot first-half shooting effort from visiting Davidson set the tone and sent the Wildcats to a 93-64 victory over St. Bonaventure Friday night in the Reilly Center. The Bonnies (17-9, 9-4 A-10) built much of their impressive start to conference play, which came one ...

Robbins Rolls 749 Set At JBC

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John Robbins rolled a 267-267-749 to lead the Schutt’s Arctic Cat League at JBC. Craig Merchant cracked a 222-245-680. Rob Loll led the Belle View East League at JBC with a 233-256-711. Jamestown Bowling Company: Schutt’s Arctic Cat—Dennis Goodwill 244-634, Chris Goodwill 222-226-612, ...

Setting Your Sights On May 1

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As time goes by, some folks find that things that we have taken for granted for years begin to dim. Whether it be that old pickup truck, that tractor that has been on its last legs for years or the little things that over time we notice that just aren’t as good as they once were. For ...

Fishing Report

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CHAUTAUQUA LAKE While there has been some ice fishing activity in Mayville and Burtis bays, local officials are still advising caution with many areas only having 2-3 inches of good ice with snow and slush on top. LAKE ERIE AND TRIBS Lake Erie tributaries are still fishing well, but only ...

YMCA Volleyball

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RED DIVISION The Acers defeated All About That Ace, 25-15, 25-18, with Amanda Gleason receiving Most Valuable Player honors. Kelsey Thomas was named MVP for All About That Ace. ——— EZ Pass defeated Diggin Graves in three games, with Alan Strandburg receiving MVP honors. ...

Jamestown Community Baseball

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John O’Neil returned as general manager of the 1964 Jamestown Tigers. He worked like crazy to convince fans to support their hometown team. One idea was to reward season ticket holders with a cigarette lighter – a promotion that could never be duplicated in today’s world. He had moderate ...