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Fight Night

This summer continues to bring plenty of excitement for fighters and coaches of the Jamestown YMCA Boxing Club. On Aug. 24 the club will host the inaugural Jamestown Area Boxing Championships, which will be held at the Lakewood YMCA with doors opening at 1 p.m. and fights starting at ...

Hole-In-One

CHAUTAUQUA—Michael Reed-Price of Dresher, Pa. aced the sixth hole of the Lake Course at Chautauqua Golf Club on Tuesday with a 9-iron. Reed-Price earned his sixth career hole-in-one in front of Robert Reed and Mark Savage.

Young Leads Asquith Tour’s White Flight With A 74

VENANGO, Pa.—The Art Asquith Senior Golf Tour traveled to Venango Valley Golf Course this week, with Dave Young leading White Flight A with a 74 while Vern Ahlgren was plus-8, Jud Foy plus-7 and Joe Matte plus-6. In White Flight B Ron Wilson was plus-7 with an 88, Paul Bell plus-6, Bob ...

Lighting Strikes In Clarence

The Amherst Lightning 18U travel softball team finished second at the Clarence Fastpitch Softball Tournament in Clarence recently. Amherst went 4-2, with both losses to the eventual winner. Pictured above, from left to right in the first row, are Katie Brinkley (Southwestern), Makena Adams ...

Bowling

In the Tuesday Coffee Bowl at Jamestown Bowling Company Jim Suckow threw a 226-235-672, Jim Elardo a 621, Don Hilyer a 226-621 and Bill Evans a 551.

Youth Soccer Roundup

JAYS U6 GIRLS Blue Timbits topped Purple Timbits, 4-1. Alyssa Cusimano scored three goals and Chloe Reynolds added one for the winners. Gillian Daniels scored for Purple, which had Lyla DeLeon, Jasmine Johnson, Alicia Larson and Madelyn Moore in net. Ayla Mistretta, Chloe Reynolds, ...

Hendrick Making Strides From Awful 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rick Hendrick minced no words at the start of the season, when the NASCAR team owner dismissed the previous year as one of the worst in the history of his mighty organization. Hendrick stated: “Last year sucked. I ain’t gonna do that no more.” The rebuild at Hendrick ...

California Dreams

After spending two seasons as an assistant coach at Menlo College in Atherton, California, Thad Johnson is relocating in The Golden State. Johnson, a 2012 Frewsburg graduate who managed the Genesee Rapids in the New York Collegiate Baseball League this summer, has agreed to an assistant ...

Source: Bills Lineman Waddle Out With Torn Quadriceps

PITTSFORD (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the injury confirms to The Associated Press that Buffalo Bills offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle has a torn right quadriceps and is expected to miss the season. The person spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity Monday because the team ...

Rebels Open Season Sept. 18 At Showcase

The North American Hockey League unveiled its 2019-20 schedule on Monday, which will once again begin with the 17th annual NAHL Showcase. This year’s showcase will be held Sept. 18-21 at the Super Rink in Blaine, Minnesota, with all 26 NAHL teams in attendance for either three or four ...

Miller Wins Fifth Of Season At Eriez Speedway

HAMMETT, Pa. — It was Kids Night sponsored by Phantom Graphics at Eriez Speedway with fun and games for kids of all ages Sunday. Bicycles were given away as well as T-shirts and lots of games and fun for the little ones. For the older men and women there was hot racing action under the ...

Bonnies Add Transfer From Miami (Ohio)

ST. BONAVENTURE — St. Bonaventure University men’s basketball head coach Mark Schmidt has announced the addition of Jalen Adaway to the Bonnies’ program. Adaway, a 6-5 guard, is a transfer from Miami (Ohio) University. He will sit out the 2019-20 season due to NCAA transfer rules before ...

Lightning, Elite Set Travel Softball Tryout Dates

The Amherst Lightning Fastpitch travel softball team will be holding open tryouts for a new 12-and-under team at 4 p.m. Sunday at Frewsburg Central School’s Robert H. Jackson Athletic Complex. The rain date with be Aug. 18. Individual evaluations will be available upon request if those ...

Youth Soccer Roundup

INTERLEAGUE U13 BOYS FAYS Jay Eckert Construction topped BAYSO Dole Studio 6-2. Zayne Cline had four goals while single tallies came from Brendan Devereaux and Taran Laska. Cole Vaughn, Keith Brooks and Harry Eckert were in net for FAYS. Jake Reinhardt had two goals for BAYSO and Tyler ...

Regulators To Host Youth Baseball Camp Aug. 20-22

The Southern Tier Regulators will be hosting a three-day youth baseball camp for children ages 6-12 from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Aug. 20 through Thursday, Aug. 22 at Bergman Park in Jamestown. The cost is $60 per player with a $10 discount for each sibling. A $10 discount is also available ...

Trap Leagues

In Western Chautauqua County Trap League action, Westfield topped Ripley 330-323 while Big Tree took care of North East 329-303. For Ripley, Sheila Yokum was High Lady (44); Sam Carris High Sub Junior (42); Cheyenne Meeder and Kayla Yokum High Junior Ladies (45); Howard Maille High Sub ...

What A Week

GERRY — A standing-room-only crowd witnessed some of the best action of the week as the 75th edition of the Gerry Rodeo closed the gates on the four-night event with more than $50,000 being awarded to the top cowboys and cowgirls. The biggest surprise of the night, and perhaps the week, ...

Perfect Report

GERRY — Perfect weather, some of the world’s best pro cowboys and cowgirls, outstanding rodeo stock, and many dedicated volunteers combined to make the 75th anniversary edition of the Gerry rodeo what rodeo officials are calling “one of the best in recent years.” This positive ...

Haglund’s Baseball Resume Grows

Chase Haglund won’t be playing modified baseball at Frewsburg Central School until next spring, but the 12-year-old soon-to-be seventh-grader has already built a significant resume on the diamond. He’ll be padding it even more in the next several weeks. First on Chase’s travel ...