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Maplehurst Country Club Champions

Maplehurst Country Club has announced its champions for 2019. Chad Swan, far left, was the overall champion after shooting a 76-77-153 to hold off second-place Tim Wares, second from left, who shot an 82-83-165. The ladies champion was Sheree Kemick, third from left, who recorded a 90-84-174 to ...

Carr In Charge For Bears

Caleb Carr was stellar between the pipes, but Frewsburg wasn’t able to tally a goal and had to settle for a 0-0 tie Wednesday in a nonleague soccer game at Portville. The hosts outshot the Bears, 19-6. P-J photo by Matt Spielman

Lifelong Friendship

According to the May 18, 1987 edition of Sports Illustrated, a young man named Joe Klancnik, a sophomore on the Triton College baseball team, hurled a no-hitter, struck out nine and walked three in a 5-0 win over Waubonsee College. In tandem with Triton’s first-ever softball no-hitter, ...

Charles, Carlson Lead Asquith Tour At Chautauqua GC

The Art Asquith Senior Golf Tour was on the Hill Course at Chautauqua Golf Club this week with Ted Charles and Randy Carlson leading White Flight A with at plus-2. Dave Stewart finished at even-0 and Dave Young shot 76 while in White Flight B Fran Dexter was plus-4 with an 89, Jim White ...

Cassadaga Captures East Lake Babe Ruth Championship

Pictured above are the winners of the 2019 East Lake Babe Ruth championship, Cassadaga Babe Ruth. In back, from left, are: head coach Chuck Grisanti, Max Pingitore, Jared Pierce and assistant coach Derek Meyers. In the middle are: Evan Grisanti, Jonah SanAngelo, Lyle Williams, Connor Austin, ...

Trap Leagues

In Western Chautauqua County Trap League action, Big Tree topped North East 318-307 while Ripley took care of Westfield 319-308. Leading North East were High Lady Sue Concilla (44), Sub Junior Aidan VanTassell (45), Sub Veteran Matt Putman (33), Super Senior Veteran Ken Hitz (45) and Senior ...

Silver Creek Wins Opener 3-0

NORTH COLLINS — Silver Creek blanked Cattaraugus-Little Valley 3-0 to open the season Tuesday night. Junior forward and captain Carly Barrett scored two of Silver Creek’s three goals, one being an unassisted goal in the 27th minute, and the other coming late in the second half with an ...

Donating To A Special Cause

The 19th annual 106.9 Kiss-FM Tavern Charity Golf Tournament, which was held June 23 at Maplehurst Country, donated $1,000 to the Kallie’s Krusade charity. Pictured, from the left, are Sherri Swan, Maplehurst Country Club; Jamie Trusler, sales manager WKZA 106.9; Shane Swan, Kallie’s ...

Great Expectations

For years, Southwestern’s boys soccer team has dominated the midfield. From Sebastian and Esteban Diaz to Bryce Deering and Michael Cammarata, the Trojans’ best players controlled games from the center of the pitch. That may change this year, but it doesn’t mean expectations ...

Daniel Feather Memorial 5K Race Scheduled For Sunday At Bergman Park

The 2019 Daniel Feather Memorial 5K race, presented by Chautauqua Striders, will be held on Sunday at Bergman Park. The race is held as part of the City of Jamestown’s Labor Day Festival. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with a 5K starting at 9:30 a.m. The Daniel Feather Memorial Race ...

Hooks Wins Penn-Ohio Pro Stock Special At Eriez

HAMMETT, Pa. — The Homak Pro Stock Championship Series invaded Eriez Speedway with 31 entries on their second visit to this season. The first visit on June 30 was won by Shaun Hooks. Hooks again won the 25-lap main event Sunday for the Curtze Food Service Street Stocks. Max Blair made his ...

Lakers 18U Midget Team Places Second At Tournament

LEWISTON — The Jamestown Lakers 18U Midget team finished as the runnerup at a tournament at Niagara University this past weekend. The Lakers won their first game Friday evening 5-4 over Amherst. Thomas Lucks opened the scoring with a goal from Jackob Guimond and Zechariah Padd before ...

Moon Brook CC Couples M-M Winners

Pictured above are Paul Mole, Michelle Mole, Pete Pillittieri and Heidi Pillittieri, who were the winners of the Moon Brook Country Club Couples Member-Member event, The winners finished with a 53, ahead of Randy Ordines, Diana Ordines, Jason Stronz and Cassie Stronz who shot a 54. Jon ...

Youth Baseball Tryout Dates Announced

The Jamestown Knights will be holding 2020 spring/summer baseball tryouts open to all players ages 8-12 (as of April 30, 2020) in the Chautauqua County area. Players born on April 30 or earlier will be considered one year older than players born May 1 or later. The Knights program teaches ...

Benish Shines At WNYPGA Pro-Am

WELLSVILLE — Matt Stasiak of Battistoni Golf Center took home the Wellsville Country Club Pro-Am event in recent Western New York PGA action, finishing at 4-under-par with a 34-33-67. Kyle Benish of Holiday Valley Resort fired a 35-33-68 to finish in a second-place tie; John Rook of ...

Horseshoes

Kurt Von Kliest was the only three-game winner this week while Barb Chadwick, Dave Evanzcik, and Dick Franzen recorded two wins each. Von Kliest was the high scorer with games of 106, 97 and 95 with 26, 23 and 22 ringers respectively. Otis Blakeslee had an 83 as did Dave Evanzcik with ...

Letter To Sports

Dear Sports Editor: On behalf of the board of directors of Chappy’s Outdoors, I want to express our thanks to Rudy Abersold and his volunteers at Bear Lake Rod and Gun Club. They organized a special day of archery while raising funding in support of Chappy’s Outdoors. Chappy’s is a ...

Panama’s Angeletti Sets Her Sights On Daemen

The Daemen Wildcats banked another one of Western New York’s most accomplished high school basketball players this week, on the heels of Randolph star Tyler Hind’s commitment to the men’s program in early August. Panama senior forward Natalie Angeletti accepted her offer to play for ...

Brunacini Wins By Decision, Improves To 4-1

Boxers from all across the East Coast gathered for a full day of action at the Lakewood YMCA, which hosted the inaugural Jamestown Area Boxing Championships on Saturday afternoon. Fans were treated to a 10-bout card with an intermission midway through the action, and the Jamestown YMCA ...

A Happy Ending

The Jamestown Community men’s soccer team didn’t have its “A game” Sunday, but, boy, did the Jayhawks celebrate when they managed to ace the figurative “final exam.” Dan Mattock’s shot deflected off a defender and past keeper Kyle Vasser at the 6:45 mark of the second overtime ...