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Johnson, Harvey Spark Panama To 10-2 Victory Over Maple Grove

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PANAMA — On Senior Night at Deb Palmer Field, fifth-year varsity player Maci Johnson jump-started the Panama offense. Sophomore Ashlyn Harvey followed with arguably the biggest hit of the season for the Panthers. Johnson hit a two-run triple and Harvey hit a long two-run home run in the ...

Swanson, Daniels Are Medalists

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CHAUTAUQUA — Darien Swanson shot a 43 to share medalist honors and lead Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Sherman (4-5, 3-2) to a 27.5-26.5 victory over Silver Creek/Forestville (3-4, 3-4) on the Lake Course at Chautauqua Golf Club on Friday. Connor Daniels also fired a 43 for Silver ...

Adams Pitches, Hits Frewsburg To Victory

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FREWSBURG — MaKena Adams hit two home runs as Frewsburg completed its first undefeated league schedule in head coach Jon Blanchard’s 27-year career with a 5-3 win over Ellicottville in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 East action Friday at the Robert H. Jackson ...

Brink’s Single Sends Bears To Win

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FREWSBURG — Senior Nolan Brink kept Frewsburg’s hopes of a league title alive with an RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning as the Bears beat Ellicottville, 5-4, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 East action Friday at the Robert H. Jackson Athletic ...

Jim Suckow’s 258-670 Leads Action In Senior Coffee Bowl

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Jim Suckow led the Friday Senior Coffee Bowl at Jamestown Bowling Company with a 258-213-670. George Wendell hit a 224-611, Steve Guadagnino a 210-592, Ron Kuczenski a 233-587 and Carol Mills a 502. Jamestown Bowling Company: Friday Senior Coffee Bowl—Jim Elardo 201-201-571, Bob Kaverman ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

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Today’s Schedule High School Baseball Fredonia at Falconer, 10 a.m. Ellicottville at Pine Valley, 10 a.m. Frewsburg at Franklinville, 11 a.m. High School Softball Lancaster at Jamestown, 10 a.m. Ellicottville at Pine Valley, 10 a.m. Brocton at Panama, 10:30 a.m. Bishop ...

Court Brilliance

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LAKEWOOD — In 2017, Frewsburg’s Jameson Sposato finished in third place at the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Tennis Singles Championships. In 2018, Sposato took second as a sophomore, suffering a 6-4, 6-3 defeat at the hands of Fredonia’s Neil Gens. On Thursday ...

‘Crazy Idea’ In Gerry Still Going Strong 75 Years Later

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GERRY — “That’s a crazy idea” was the response of many, when in 1944, Jack Cox, a new member of the recently formed Gerry Volunteer Fire Department, suggested a rodeo as a fund raiser for the department. Cox, a former working cowboy, who had moved to this area from the West to help ...

Pine Valley Downs Randolph, 5-3

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SOUTH DAYTON — The Pine Valley students created a scoreboard for their softball team to use, and it was put to good use on Thursday night. People in the community were reminded of how well the Lady Panthers played on Thursday night by looking up to the scoreboard, as the Lady Panthers ...

Baseball, Softball Roundup

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SOUTHERN TIER BR SOFTBALL ROOKIES Jamestown Real Estate Advantage posted a 14-8 victory over Southwestern Hydroseeding on Wednesday. Caidence Pfeiffer went 6 for 6, Elle Theofilactidis and Nora Brown went 5 for 6, and Marley Watkins went 5 for 5 on offense for the winners. For ...

Panthers Upend Cardinals

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SOUTH DAYTON — The Pine Valley Panthers claimed their second win of the year in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 East baseball action on Thursday with a 6-4 win over Randolph. Pine Valley (2-11, 2-7) scored three runs in the second inning off Randolph’s starting ...

Lady Red Raiders Claim Showcase At CGC

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CHAUTAUQUA — The girls Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 Showcase was held at Chautauqua Golf Club on Thursday afternoon, with Jamestown taking first place with a 155. Maple Grove/Cassadaga Valley/Westfield shot a combined 157, Southwestern 162, Olean 170, Fredonia ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

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Today Baseball Maple Grove at Brocton, 4:30 p.m. Silver Creek at Chautauqua Lake, 4:30 p.m. Ellicottville at Frewsburg, 4:30 p.m. Randolph at Franklinville, 4:30 p.m. Westfield at Southwestern, 4:30 p.m. High School Softball Ellicottville at Frewsburg, 4:30 p.m. Jamestown at ...

Second Day Complete

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LAKEWOOD — After a full day of tennis doubles action at the Lakewood YMCA, four teams will remain for today’s semifinals. Filip Morawski and teammate Thomas Bates of Olean advanced in straight sets and will now take on Carson Heimburg and Elliot Jackson of Panama. Heimburg and Jackson ...

Trojans Win Again

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LAKEWOOD — Maple Grove did its best to try and battle back from an early three-run hole against host Southwestern in nonleague baseball action on Wednesday, but Mitch Pascarella had other ideas. Giving his pitching arm a rest, the junior put his bat to work, driving a two-run home run ...

Swanson Is Medalist At Qualifier

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From the left are the top five finishers at the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West qualifier Wednesday at Shorewood Country Club. From the left are Andrew Hill, Silver Creek/Forestville; Connor Daniels, Silver Creek/Forestville; Darien Swanson, Chautauqua ...

Falconer Holds Off Knights In 8 Innings

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FALCONER — Jedd Jaroszynski’s single in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Matt Gullotti with the winning run to send Falconer to a 4-3 victory over Silver Creek in a CCAA Division 1 West baseball game on Wednesday. Ben Schrader got the start for the Golden Falcons (11-3, 7-3), going ...

AAU Champions

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The Jamestown Jackals team won the fourth-grade Erie Spring Classic. Kneeling is Liam Hanson. Standing, from the left, are Owen Gorham, Rylan Benton, Coach Josh Hanson, Sebastian Wofford, Landon Wood, Coach Jeremy Gorham, Ethan Gorham, Austin Hanson and Chase Haaksma. Submitted photo

Trojans Suffer Softball Setback

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Silver Creek improved to 5-8 overall with a 9-7 win over Southwestern (7-11, 4-7) in CCAA Division 1 West Softball. Julia Hill pitched the winners through all seven innings, striking out 10 batters and also adding two singles. Alycia Langan ripped a double and Jade Bouvier two singles in the ...