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Longtime Salamanca Coach To Be Honored In March

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SALAMANCA — The Basketball Coaches Association of New York recently announced that Pete Weishan, current boys junior varsity basketball coach and longtime varsity basketball coach at Salamanca, will be inducted to the New York State Basketball Hall of Fame in March of 2019. Induction ...

Wilcox, Wise Win Forbes Memorial Tournament

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Brenton Wilcox and Greg Wise won the Dr. John R. Forbes Memorial Tournament at Cassadaga Country Club on Sept. 29. The Camp Gross Board of Directors wishes to thank Fredonia Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep for the hole-in-one competition as well as sponsors and the Forbes Family for their generous support.

Erickson Hits 715 Series

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Matt Erickson hit a 248-250-715 for the Crescent Inn to lead the way in the Belle-View East Friday Nights League at Jamestown Bowling Company. Kate Foti spilled a 611 set for Chautauqua Landscaping in the Monday Night Ladies Classic League at JBC. Jamestown Bowling Company: Belle-View East ...

Browns Backers Of Jamestown Give To Humane Society

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The Browns Backers of Jamestown made several donations to various community causes to help their ongoing missions to help our communities. The local group also made a donation to the Browns Foundation which donates several $2,000 awards to selected Backers Groups each year, the Backers of ...

Rodeo Receives High Marks For 2018 Shows

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GERRY — The judges for the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department’s 74th professional rodeo have submitted their report to the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association headquarters in Colorado Springs and have given high marks to the rodeo. “This rodeo is a quality rodeo to represent the ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

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Today’s Schedule Boys High School Soccer Westfield/Brocton at Southwestern, 4:30 p.m. Cattaraugus-Little Valley/Salamanca vs. Dunkirk at Salamanca, 4:30 p.m. Fillmore at Ellicottville, 5 p.m. Falconer/Cassadaga Valley at Maple Grove, 7 p.m. Frewsburg at Chautauqua Lake, 7 ...

Power Play Comes Up Empty For Rebels In Loss

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JOHNSTOWN, Pa. — The Jamestown Rebels couldn’t capitalize on four power-play opportunities in a 4-2 loss to the Johnstown Tomahawks in North American Hockey League action Saturday at 1st Summit Arena at the Cambria County War Memorial. Johnstown opened the scoring in the first period ...

Thunderbirds Enjoy Successful Weekend At Clarence Invitational

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Last Saturday, the Chautauqua Lake JV volleyball team played in an eight-team tournament at Clarence. The Thunderbirds went 5-1 and finished first in their pool by beating East Aurora, splitting with Grand Island and beating Mount St. Mary’s. In the Gold Bracket semifinals, Chautauqua Lake ...

Stevenson Scores 32nd Goal In Trojans’ Saturday Win

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Chase Stevenson scored three goals, the final one giving him 32 on the season, as Southwestern beat Jamestown, 9-1, in non-league boys soccer Saturday morning at Strider Field. The Trojans (13-0-1, 8-0-1 CCAA West) led 3-0 at halftime on goals by Justin Morris, McKay Young and Stevenson. ...

Changing Of The Guard

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CLYMER — With a little over three minutes remaining in Saturday afternoon’s Class D tilt between the state’s top-ranked Clymer/Sherman/Panama Wolfpack and No. 4 Maple Grove, the Red Dragons finally pulled themselves within striking distance. Shortly after suffering a holding call ...

Honoring An Area Baseball Legend

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ELLERY — When Tom Brown was a boy growing up in the mid-1960s in the Oriental Park area of Bemus Point, it wasn’t unusual for him to see people drive onto his property just to get a closer look at his house. That’s because Walt Brown, Tom’s dad and a former major league baseball ...

McDonald, Odell Lead Teams To Southern Tier Classic Titles

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ALLEGANY — Ronan McDonald and Kylee Odell led their respective teams to championships at the Southern Tier Classic cross country race at Allegany-Limestone on Saturday morning. McDonald finished in 16:52.9 to lead the Randolph boys to the team title with 49 points. The host Gators took ...

Fulton-Montgomery CC Hands Jayhawks 10th Loss

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JOHNSTOWN — Jamestown Community College gave up a pair of goals in each half of a 4-0 NJCAA Region 3 Division III men’s soccer loss to Fulton-Montgomery CC on Saturday. Jean Horacius scored twice in the opening 45 minutes for the Raiders, first in the 28th minute and then in the final ...

Wrestling Officials Classes Begin Wednesday In Falconer

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FALCONER — The Southern Tier Wrestling Officials Association will be starting classses for anyone interested in becoming a wrestling official for the 2018-19 season. Classes will start at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Room 160 at Falconer High School. For more information, contact Lou Golando at ...

Travel Soccer

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FALL LEAGUE Rider Carlson and Max Lingenfelter scored for BAYSO in a 2-0 win over Southwestern No. 2. Avery Garrett was in net for BAYSO while Nathan Alexander as the goalkeeper for Southwestern No. 2. ——— Lincoln Carpenter, Isaac Pope, Ryan Ohl and Evan Maloney each scored as ...

Keeping Early Archery Slip-Ups To A Minimum

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Early season archery hunting can be an exciting time of year. Each year I listen as many hunters tell me that they don’t start hunting with stick and string until the rut. I listen to their reasoning, and while they offer many good points, I still enjoy spending time swinging from a ...