×

Sports

Johnson’s Latest Gig Is Picture Perfect

Local Sports

There’s an old adage of one being in the “right place at the right time.” For the Jamestown native, now-Nashville resident Asa Johnson — who will take the field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City on Sunday afternoon as an employee of the National Football League’s creative ...

Paige Drafted By Puerto Rican Professional Team

Local Sports

Only days after helping Maine to an NBA G League victory over Erie, Jaysean Paige received more good news. The former Jamestown High School star learned Thursday evening that he was drafted No. 7 overall by Indios De Mayaguez, a team in the Baloncesto Superior Nacional. The Indios ...

Westfield Holds Off Sherman Rally, Moves To 11-0

Local Sports

SHERMAN — Westfield remained unbeaten. Barely. Michael Johnson scored 16 points and had eight rebounds, and Andrew Baribeau added 15 points and nine boards to lead a balanced attack as the Wolverines edged Sherman, 64-62, in a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West ...

Jamestown Wins With Two 700s

Local Sports

Brandon Michael smashed a 278-220-248-746 and Kyle Christensen fired a 215-232-280-727 to lead Jamestown to a 4-0 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 boys sweep over Falconer on Friday at Jamestown Bowling Company. The Red Raiders (27-5) also received contributions from ...

Softball Umpires Class Begins Jan. 29

Local Sports

The Chautauqua County Softball Umpires Association has announced the formation of a rules instruction class for anyone interested in umpiring high school softball games. Classes will be held at Cassadaga Valley Central School from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday evening beginning Jan. 29 for a period ...

Clarence Trims Jamestown In League Finale

Local Sports

CLARENCE — Despite dominating the end of the meet, Jamestown came up just short in an 83-81 Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 swimming and diving loss to Clarence on Friday. The Red Devils did not place in the top three of any of the final five events, but by that point had ...

Pischera, Raymond Top Area Bowling

Local Sports

Larry Pischera fired a 275-669 and Andrew Raymond rolled a 267-643 to lead the Belle View East League on Friday night at Jamestown Bowling Company. Jamestown Bowling Company: Belle View East — Greg Bush 231-231-660, Bill Colburn 232-648, Darrin Bernoudy 239-626, Tab Berkhous 246-633, ...

Jamestown CC Women Prevail In Overtime

Local Sports

MONACA, Pa. — Jamestown Community College outscored CC of Beaver County by six points in overtime to beat the Titans, 80-74, in overtime Friday evening. No other information was available at press time. The Jayhawks return to action today at noon against SUNY Sullivan at the Physical ...

Pool Leagues

Local Sports

Seventeen members of the Jamestown Tuesday Night Men’s Pool League recorded perfect 24s during the 14th week. Recording perfect scores were Alan Rivera, Bob Kinne, Terry Dulaney, Tom Perez, Martin Hernandez, Greg Worrell, Mark Riedesel, Jose Alicea Jr., Dan Olson, Brian Gibbs, John Morse, ...

Cutting Edge Is The New Norm

Local Sports

As awards for new products were handed out at ATA, there were several new introductions that barely received mentioned by most folks that I believe are going to have a major impact on the industry in years to come. With that said, I’m glad I’m not in the group that has to make those ...

Fishing Report

Local Sports

CHAUTAUQUA LAKE This past week wasn’t a good one for hard water anglers in Chautauqua. Temperatures, wind and rain have made the ice unsafe on the lake. The lake has frozen over and broken up a couple times lately which is not good for fishable ice. LAKE ERIE & TRIBS The creeks have ...

Pressure Cooker

Local Sports

FREWSBURG — Jeff Angeletti stood on his own sideline, looked across to the recently vacated gymnasium bleachers at Frewsburg Central School, and admitted it plainly. “This is a tough place to play,” the Panama head basketball coach said after his team’s 53-42 victory over the ...

Penhollow Has Big Impact On Falconer Win

Local Sports

FALCONER — Grace Penhollow was The Post-Journal Girls Soccer Player of the Year last fall. She knows her way around the pitch. After taking a year off from basketball, the Falconer senior is showing she can make an impact on the court as well. Penhollow came off the bench to score a ...

Jamestown’s VanSickle, Tonkin Honored

Local Sports

SYRACUSE — The Jamestown football team was the Section VI Class AA regular-season champions last season. Earlier this week, two members of the squad were the beneficiaries of that success. Junior Savon VanSickle and senior Josh Tonkin were both named to the New York State Sportswriters ...

Felmlee Has Magical Night With 815 Series

Local Sports

Alan Felmlee had a Thursday night to remember at Jamestown Bowling Company. Bowling for Southern Tier T-Shirts in the Classic Doubles League at the Foote Avenue establishment, Felmlee rolled a 258 in his first game. But he was only getting started. In his second game, Felmlee smashed a ...

Trojans’ Defense Shows The Way

Local Sports

Sparked by a strong defensive effort, Southwestern opened a big, early lead and coasted to a 62-39 victory over Fredonia in Division 1 West girls basketball game Thursday night. Sofia Genareo led the way with 20 points and seven rebounds; and Gianna Hoose added 16 points, eight rebounds ...

Newman Hits Milestone In Falconer/CV Victory

Local Sports

LANDER, Pa. — Junior Brayden Newman picked up his 100th career win at 106 pounds to pace Falconer/Cassadaga Valley in a 52-21 nonleague wrestling victory over Eisenhower (Pa.) on Thursday evening. Newman pinned Anthony Riveria in 36 seconds for the Golden Cougars. Bryce Baglia (152 ...

Frewsburg/Southwestern Swims To Pair Of CCAA Victories

Local Sports

FREDONIA — Gannon Moore and Zachary Gifford were double winners as Frewsburg/Southwestern coasted past Fredonia/Cassadaga Valley, 127-54, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association swimming and diving Thursday. Moore won the 200-yard freestyle (2:01.42) and 100-yard butterfly (1:00.83) ...

YMCA Plans Trip To Cavs’ Game

Local Sports

Registration is open for the Jamestown YMCA trip to the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Chicago Bulls game Saturday, Jan. 25 at 8 p.m. in Cleveland. Registrants have early entry to get as close to the court as possible to experience the sounds, speed, and commitment of NBA players and coaches as ...

Lennon Shines For Starz Gymnastics In Warren

Local Sports

WARREN, Pa. — Level 7 13-year-old Grace Lennon took first place in all-around with a 33.30 for the Lakewood Starz Gymnastics team in Warren, Pennsylvania last weekend. Lennon was first on vault (8.7), first on bars (8.2) and first on floor (8.7). Following are the results from the ...