Today's H.S. Schedule
Section 6 Girls' Basketball
Pictured are the district winners for the Local Council Knights of Columbus free-throw shooting contest which took place Feb. 4, at Northern Chautauqua Catholic School, in Dunkirk. These winners will advance to the regional tournament which will be held in Kenmore this weekend. Pictured from left are Alec Schrader (boys’ 10-year-old winner), Morgan Genovese (girls’ 14-year-old winner), Jason Genovese (boys’ 11-year-old winner) and District Deputy Mark Walter.
Cassadaga Valley vs. Salamanca, at Chaut. Lake, 6 p.m.
in Tonawanda Event
The Hammerhead Swim Club competed at the Niagara District Silver Championships, Feb. 24-26, as 19 of 26 qualified Hammerhead Swim Club swimmers attended the Niagara District Silver Championship meet, which was held at the Tonawanda Aquatics & Fitness Center.
Silver-level swimmers that attended the meet were Riley Drummond, Ericka Eades, Lindsey Lovern, Trystan Meyer, Grace Mroczka, Deidra Osula, Mackenzie Quinn, Mikayla Reynolds, Roman Robledo, Esel Ro, Andrew Saye, Hannah Saye, Josh Saye, Lauren Skellie, Tess Thompson, Katie Webster, Haley Zebraski and Kaelyn Zebraski.
Throughout the three-day meet, Hammerhead swimmers recorded 10 first-place, 11 second-place, 12 third-place and a total of 75 top-ten finishes at the meet.
There were two new (Silver Time)s, eight new (Gold Time)s and a total of 74 personal-best times achieved.
Friday evening events were all timed finals, as well as all events for ages 10 and under. Swimmers ages 11 and older that finished in the top eight on Saturday and Sunday mornings qualified for the finals and competed again each evening.
Friday's Timed Finals
Esel Ro (10) 200 IM 2:58.72 1st place; Mackenzie Quinn (9) 200 Free 2:50.92 2nd place; Hannah Saye (9) 3:17.16 8th place.
Deidra Osula (11) 200 IM 2:49.92 2nd place; 500 Free 7:12.17 3rd place; Josh Saye (11) 500 Free 6:39.30 1st place.
Saturday's Timed Finals
Grace Mroczka (10) 50 Breast 44.80 5th place, 100 IM 1:22.41 (Gold Time); 500 Free 6:58.52 5th place; Mackenzie Quinn (9) 50 Free 36.02 6th place
Esel Ro (10) 100 Back 1:20.66 (Gold Time); 50 Free 32.15 (Gold Time); 100 IM 1:22.27 (Gold Time); Hannah Saye (9) 50 Free 39.69 21st place; 100 IM 1:41.23 16th place; Tess Thompson (10) 100 Back 1:27.95 4th place; 50 Breast 45.42 7th place; 100 IM 1:30.49 10th place; Kaelyn Zebraski (10) 50 Breast 42.36 1st place; 50 Free 34.78 - 11th place; 100 IM 1:28.62 9th place.
Riley Drummond (11) 50 Breast 38.55 2nd place; 50 Free 29.97 1st place; 100 IM 1:16.24 2nd place; Lindsay Lovern (12) 50 Breast 39.24 3rd place; 50 Free 30.09 1st place; 100 IM 1:20.00 6th place; Deidra Osula (11) 100 Back 1:21.02 7th place; 100 Fly 1:10.89 (Gold Time); 100 IM 1:17.16 5th place; Josh Saye (11) 100 Back 1:22.57 2nd place; 50 Breast 42.84 3rd place; 50 Free 32.48 8th place; Katie Webster (12) 200 Breast 3:02.52 3rd place; 50 Breast 39.06 2nd place; 100 IM 1:16.61 4th place.
Erika Eades (14) 100 Breast 1:26.40 8th place; 50 Free 31.25 30th place; 100 Free 1:08.97 26th place; Trystan Meyer (13) 50 Free 29.79 11th place; 100 Free 1:07.22 10th place; Mikayla Reynolds (13) 200 Back 2:56.53 7th place; 100 Free 1:08.97 (Silver Time) - 22nd place; 50 Free 29.55 17th place; Roman Robledo (13) 100 Breast 1:23.24 6th place; 50 Free 31.65 13th place; 100 Free 1:14.49 13th place; Andrew Saye (14) 100 Breast 1:17.08 (Silver Time) 6th place; 50 Free 29.00 18th place; 100 Free 1:03.03 17th place; Laruen Skellie (14) 100 Breast 1:41.47 12th place; 50 Free 31.92 31st place; 100 Free 1:14.07 28th place; Haley Zebraski (13) 100 Breast 1:27.87 - 9th place; 50 Free 31.20 25th place; 100 Free 1:12.92 28th place.
Saturday Evening's Finals
Riley Drummond (11) 50 Breast 37.62 (Gold Time); 50 Free 30.01 1st place; 100 IM 1:16.87 5th place; Lindsay Lovern (12) 50 Breast 39.62 3rd place; Deidra Osula (11) 100 Back 1:20.47 5th place; 100 IM 1:15.47 3rd place; Josh Saye (11) 100 Back 1:20.17 1st place; 50 Breast 41.57 3rd place; 50; Free 31.11 2nd place; Katie Webster (12) 200 Breast 3:02.52 3rd place; 50 Breast 38.56 2nd place.
Erika Eades (14) 100 Breast 1:26.36 6th placeMikayla Reynolds (13) 200. Back 2:53.47 7th place; Roman Robledo (13) 100 Breast 1:23.67 7th place; Andrew Saye (14) 100 Breast 1:18.00 4th place; Haley Zebraski (13) 100 Breast 1:28.56 - 7th place.
Sunday's Timed Finals
Mackenzie Quinn (9) 50 Fly 44.68 7th place; 100 Free 1:20.71 4th place; Tess Thompson (10) 100 Breast 1:45.43 12th place; 50 Back 41.28 12th place.
Riley Drummond (11) 100 Breast 1:26.03 3rd place; 50 Back 35.22 3rd place; 50 Fly 35.34 - 6th place; Deidra Osula (11) 50 Back 36.36 7th place; 200 Free 2:26.35 2nd place; 100 Free 1:02.80 (Gold Time); Josh Saye (11) 50 Back 38.54 5th place; 200 Free 2:32.43 3rd place; 100 Free 1:09.33 3rd place; Katie Webster (12) 100 Breast 1:24.47 4th place; 50 Back 36.65 8th place; 50 Fly 33.26 3rd place.
Sunday Evening's Finals
Riley Drummond (11) 100 Breast 1:24.89 2nd place; 50 Back 34.57 1st place; 50 Fly 34.75 - 6th place; Deidra Osula (11) 50 Back 38.04 8th place; 200 Free 2:22.07 1st place; Josh Saye (11) 50 Back 38.27 4th place; 200 Free 2:28.51 6th place; 100 Free 1:09.14 4th place; Katie Webster (12) 100 Breast 1:22.15 (Gold Time); 50 Back 35.68 4th place; 50 Fly 33.39 2nd place.
Concord Babe Ruth Registration
2012 Concord Babe Ruth final sign ups will be Saturday, March 3 from 12-2 p.m. at the Dunkirk Recreation Center at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds.
The total cost for the season is $60 per player. Any parents interested in coaching a team for the 2012 season should contact Frank Schrantz at 646-778-2180.
Dunkirk Little League Registration
Registration for the 2012 Dunkirk Little League season will be held Sunday, March 4 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Dunkirk Recreation Center at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds.
The cost is $40 per player for baseball, softball and T-ball.
A parent or guardian must accompany all players to registration. All new players must present a State-certified birth certificate. Hospital and baptismal certificates are not acceptable. This is the last registration. Any new player that is signing up for softball or baseball major league will have to try out, so they will need to bring a glove.
For more information about Dunkirk Little League registration, contact Gary Haase at 366-4452/679-6929 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hanover Little League
Last-chance registration for the 2012 Hanover Little League season will be Saturday, March 3, from 9-10 a.m., in Silver Creek Central High School cafeteria. The cost is $40 per player for baseball, softball and T-ball.
Any new baseball player aged 9 or older must bring baseball a glove and proper footwear, and be able to attend the tryout to be held on March 3, at 10 a.m., in the Silver Creek Central Elementary School gym. All new players must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
For more information about Hanover Little League registration, contact Keith VanVlack at 965-4250 or 450-3746.
to show Miracle
Miracle, the inspiring story of Herb Brooks, the coach who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly invincible Russian squad will be shown Wednesday, March 7, 7 p.m., at the Robert H. Jackson Center in Jamestown. The movie will be shown free of charge as a community service project of the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame.
Jim Riggs, sports editor for The Post-Journal, will introduce the film. Riggs witnessed the historic game in Lake Placid and will share his memories of the event.
Football Officials to Hold Annual Classes
The Southwestern Chapter of Certified Football Officials will hold its annual football officiating classes starting Tuesday, March 6. The classes will be held at the Southwestern Middle School from 6-8:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday nights until March 29.The fee is $50 and includes books.
The classes will lead to certification to officiate varsity and sub-varsity games in Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties.
Interested parties can register in advance by contacting Greg Moran at 499-5916, Dave Kolstee at 484-7112, Al Feser at 366-7008, or Barney Lee at 945-3457. Interested individuals can also register at the first class on March 6.
FSU Boys' High School Indoor Soccer Tournament
The Fredonia State Boys High School Indoor Soccer Tournament being held Sunday, March 11, has just three spots left to fill its 16-team field. Contact P.J. Gondek at 673-3366 or email@example.com for more information.
Pinehurst ParTee Girls
The Pinehurst ParTee Girls are getting ready to start another year of league play.
Anyone interested in joining the Tuesday night ladies' league in Westfield should contact Sue Wagner at 792-9827 or Pat Thompson at 792-4232.
Soccer Official Training
The Western New York Referee Association is looking for new officials.
The WNYRA in the southern tier is comprised of about 100 USSF Certified Soccer officials that officiate youth through adult matches.
Match officials are primarily used for covering STTSL travel games in the spring and early summer. Anyone interested in becoming a certified official and beginning a career as a professional soccer official can email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the local District Referee Administrator, Michael Schneider at 785-9589.
Classes will be held March 10-11 in Jamestown. Visit www.southerntier.wnyreferee.org for more information.
NCCYHA annual spaghetti dinner will be held Sunday, March 4 from 11:30 a.m. til 4:30 p.m., at the Fredonia Beaver Club. The food will be prepared by "Chubbs" Fadale.
The event will include a 50/50 drawing, Chinese auction and an appearance by the Jamestown Ironmen.
Dinners are $7 and include spaghetti dinner with salad, bread, dessert and drinks. All proceeds will benefit local youth hockey.
Sports Rap to Air Tonight
Ed Eaker will host Sports Rap tonight on Local Cable Access Channel 12 in Dunkirk and Silver Creek, as well as Channels 5 and 19 in Fredonia.
Eaker will be joined on the show by Jim Bunge, Bob Patterson, Rich Catalano and Zeke Curtin.
Join them as they talk about local and national sports topics.