Eyeing A 3-Peat

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EDEN — Another year, another trip to the Section VI Class C finals for the Maple Grove boys soccer team. The third-seed Red Dragons did what no team could do this season, defeating No. 2 Portville at Eden High School on Monday. Portville’s closest game this season was a 1-1 tie with ...

YMCA Celebrates 90 Years In The Pool

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It’s been more than 50 years, but Ken Williams still remembers the performance he put on in the Jamestown High School pool on the day he turned 10. “A lot of memories, really,” he said as he scanned a yellowed Post-Journal clipping, dated April 4, 1971, with a headline that read, ...

Fan Of 1967 Jamestown Team Will Be Glued To Every Pitch

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It does not matter today where one might be on the planet, one can tune into the World Series. I’ve been doing it for years, only now I do not have to find a sports pub with a gigantic dish out the back and watch games delayed on a grainy screen because the owner has illegally tapped into the ...

Golden Cougars Come Up Short Against Roy-Hart, 2-1

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AMHERST — A quick start can be all it takes to win a soccer game. Royalton-Hartland got one Monday evening. Falconer/Cassadaga Valley did not. Junior Peter Martillotta scored twice in the first half, including in the fourth minute of the game, and the third-seeded Rams held off the ...


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FOOTBALL Section VI Playoffs Class AA Quarterfinals Oct. 28 7-Hutch Tech at 2-Lancaster, 7 p.m. Oct. 29 5-Orchard Park at 4-Williamsville North, 7 p.m. 6-Niagara Falls at 3-Clarence, 7 p.m. Semifinals Orchard Park/Williamsville North winner at 1-Bennett, TBA Hutch ...

Party Crashers

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CORFU — In the spring, circumstances were such that Frewsburg was only able to play a pair of 8-man football games before its season ended. Fast-forward five months and the Bears are league champions. Zach Winters ran 35 times for 368 yards and six touchdowns as Frewsburg beat Pembroke ...