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Frewsburg Continues To Find Its Rhythm In Win Over Southwestern

FREWSBURG — It took more than three innings, but Frewsburg’s bats eventually came around, resulting in 10-3 victory over Southwestern in a nonleague baseball game at the Robert H. Jackson Athletic Complex on a cool, windswept Monday afternoon. Trojans’ starter Aidan Kennedy didn’t ...

Penhollow Recipient Of DiPaolo Scholarship

BLASDELL — The honors keep piling up for Robbie Penhollow. The senior at Falconer Central School has been selected as the 2019 Ilio DiPaolo Scholarship winner and was among several wrestlers from Western New York honored at a dinner at DiPaolo’s Restaurant on Monday ...

Vaughn, Salvaggio Shine At Section VI Golf Tourney

GRAND ISLAND — Three golfers from the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association advanced to play an extra nine holes in Monday’s Section VI Championships, but they each fell short of advancing to the state tournament next month. Max Vaughn of Southwestern, Caden Salvaggio of Jamestown ...

Connor Grey Pitches For Triple-A Reno

RENO, Nev. — Connor Grey was called up to Triple-A Reno for its Pacific Coast League game against Tacoma on Monday afternoon. And while the Aces, the top farm team of the Arizona Diamondbacks, breezed to a 25-8 victory, the Frewsburg native struggled with his command in a relief role. In ...

Red Raiders Suffer Road Loss To Frontier

HAMBURG — In the final Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 contest of the season, Frontier (8-8, 7-5) was an 18-0 winner over Jamestown (5-11, 2-10). Conner Eisenmann fanned five and walked one in five innings while Tyler Hepinstall struck out five the rest of the way as the ...

Olson Bound For Alfred University

Jamestown High School senior Peyton Olson, seated second from right, signs his letter of intent to continue his academic and football career at Alfred University this fall. Joining him, from the left are his grandmother, Louise Perry; his mother, Rebecca Olson; and his grandmother Denise Olson. ...

Youth Baseball, Softball

JAMESTOWN CAL RIPKEN ROOKIE DIVISION Cusimano’s Carstar Collision fell to Jamestown Honda, 9-5. Analise Caceras of Cusimano’s led the way with three hits, including a double, and Tyler Ostrander was the defensive standout. Owen Eckman of Honda had four hits, including a double, and ...

Majka Hits Milestone In T’Birds’ Win

Chautauqua Lake’s Kyler Majka delivers to the plate during Monday’s Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 West baseball game at Dunkirk. Photo by Ron Szot DUNKIRK — The Chautauqua Lake Thunderbirds got off to a quick start and that was all that was needed with Kyler ...

Falconer/CV Girls Breeze As Gilbert Wins Four Events

GOWANDA — The Falconer/Cassadaga Valley girls track team was a 108-23 winner over host Gowanda (4-4, 2-3) in CCAA Division 1 action Monday. Samantha Gilbert was a quadruple winner for the visitors, claiming the triple jump (31-2), long jump (15-5.5), high jump (4-6) and the 200 meters ...

Youth Soccer

FREWSBURG SOCCER CLUB Frewsburg Soccer Club went 7-2 as a club in the second week in the Southern Tier Travel Soccer League. On Tuesday, May 7, the U19 Boys (0-1) fell to Bradford, 4-0, despite a strong effort by Caleb Carr in goal. — — — On Friday May 10, the U10 Coed team ...

Asquith Senior Tour Travels To Crabapple Ridge GC

WATERFORD, Pa.— In White Flight A on the Asquith Senior Golf Tour, Sam Allesi was plus one and Keith Swanson plus one while Shelly Grant was minus one with a 79 at Crabapple Ridge Golf Course. In White Flight B, Bob Burlingame was plus four, Scott Vogan plus two with a 94, and Fred Bretl ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

Today’s Schedule Baseball Frewsburg vs. Jamestown, 7 p.m. at Diethrick Park Silver Creek at Salamanca, 6 p.m. Randolph at Westfield, 4:30 p.m. Softball Silver Creek at Maple Grove, 4:30 p.m. East Aurora at Dunkirk, 4:45 p.m. Sherman at North Collins, 4:45 p.m. Randolph at ...

RUSH Tour Rained Out At Eriez

HAMMETT, Pa. — The RUSH Tour came to Eriez for a marquee event, sponsored by Fiske Building Maintenance and Restoration, but weather was the winner Sunday night. At 7:30 p.m., rain began to lightly fall. The decision was made to cancel when rain continued over the next half hour despite ...

Lancaster Is Medalist In Girls Golf

CASSADAGA — Host Cassadaga Valley/Forestville/Maple Grove/Westfield moved to 10-2 overall and 7-2 in league play with a 37-18 girls golf win over Fredonia (2-8, 2-7). Maddy Lancaster was medalist for the winners with a 51, while Katelyn Ruhlman shot 56. Tess Correll led Fredonia with a 62. ...

‘Plogging’ Along

Over the past several months a viral social media campaign called “trashtag” has gained traction on platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Inspired by other activist movements such as the Ice Bucket Challenge, this campaign centers around trash management and environmental ...

Vaughn Leads Local Group Into Sectionals

GRAND ISLAND — The 2019 Section VI Boys Golf Championships will be held today at River Oaks Golf Course. There will be a 9 a.m. shotgun start with Southwestern representing the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association in team play with Evan Christensen, Max Vaughn, Jack White, Brady Fye ...

Pickleball Participation Continues To Grow At Lakewood YMCA

LAKEWOOD — The sun may have been shining and the temperature pleasant on Friday morning in Lakewood, but you would not have known it by the crowd gathered inside the Family YMCA. The majority of the tennis courts were full with players of all ages, but tennis was not the game on tap. No, ...

Wonderling Wins Bill Law Memorial At Stateline

BUSTI — Bill Law, the man who brought “Crate,” now RUSH Late Models, racing to the track, was remembered at Stateline Speedway on Saturday night. Law saw the need for a class of cars that was Late Models yet more affordable than the Super Late Models. The area saw its first “Crate” ...

Stutz Powers Legends Past Jamestown

LANCASTER — Vinny Stutz homered in both games as Lancaster swept an Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 doubleheader from Jamestown, 5-4 and 14-0, on Sunday. In the opener, the Red Raiders (5-10, 2-9) led 4-3 entering the seventh inning, but Stutz homered to lead off the frame ...

Melquist, Peterson Homer For Falconer

SINCLAIRVILLE — Emily Melquist and Courtnee Peterson both homered as Falconer beat Cassadaga Valley, 18-12, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 West play Sunday. Melquist finished 4 for 5 with four RBIs while Ashley Pierce was 3 for 5 with a double for the Golden ...