Today's Local Sports Scene
Saturday, April 21
Catalano named to First team
Former Dunkirk resident Josh Catalano was named to the All-CIAA First Team. Catalano led the Cowan University Hawks in hitting for most of the season. He hit at a .387 clip with 60 hits, 11 doubles, 17 RBIs and 13 stolen bases. Catalano is a sophomore and is the son of Jeff and Paula Catalano, who now reside in Clayton, N.C.
North Collins at Catt.-LV
Fredonia at St. Mary's
North Collins at Catt.-LV
Cortland at Fredonia State, 1 p.m.
Fredonia State at Buffalo State (DH), noon
Fredonia State at New Paltz (DH), Noon
Wing City-Ebonite Doubles - High game scratch: Todd Langworthy and Jon Wdowiasz 492. High series scratch: Langworthy and Wdowiasz 1,276. High game handicap: Langworthy and Wdowiasz 524. High series handicap: Langworthy and Wdowiasz 1,372. Other high scores: Tommy Battaglia 278-253-717, Langworthy 226-213-256-695, Benny Montague 257-218-648, Alex Haase 226-222-608, Chad Cerrie 200-225, Dennis Keppel 208-206, Matt Eaker 242, Jon Wdowiasz 236, Gary Haase 233 and Paul Nocek 212.
Wednesday Travel League
Bill Merryweather earned his first career tour victory with a new league course record 74 at Chautauqua Golf Club's Lake Course. The previous record of 75 was held by Kerry Murphy and Kevin Kaszuba. Merryweather edged Ron Rys by one stroke for the victory and parred all nine holes on the front nine.
Rys lead the back nine with a 1-under par 36. Mick Dunning and Bob Thompson won the B and C Flights, respectively. Winner of the Commissioner's Award was Sam Fote.
Untied birdies were recorded by: A Flight - Ed Tofil (Nos. 3 and 18), Merryweather (No. 11), Murphy (No. 12) and Rys (No. 16); B Flight - Al Etzel (Nos. 1 and 14), Bob Manning (No. 4), Dunning (No. 6), Butch Mackowiak (No. 8) and Dick Maggio (No. 12); C Flight - Angelo Leone (No. 5), Gary Hazelton (Nos. 6, 12 and 13) and Dave Franklin (No. 16). Closest to the pin were Paul Olkowski (Nos. 4 and 15), Dunning (No. 6), Leone (No. 8) and Hazelton (No.12).
Top point winners were Hazelton (48), Dunning (39) and Olkowski and Mackowiak (26 each). Season points leaders: 1) Rys (90), 2) Carlos Troche (88.5), 3) Thompson (74.5), 4) Jack Griswold (67.5) 5) Olkowski (56).
Next week the league plays Whispering Woods in Erie, Pa. Tee off is at 10 a.m. Due to course rules, foursomes must be in by Monday. Several spots are still open. Contact Butch Mackowiak at 679-4027 by Monday if interested. Only those golfers signed up will be able to play.
Hillview Golf Course
Thursday Morning Open League - A Division: Scott Manning 43, Bob Manning 43, Dennis Gawronski 44, Jim Ferrick 44. B Division: Ang Leone 48, Rich Cieslewicz 50, Doug Newman 50. A Division Untied skins: Joe Piwowarski (No. 1), Ferrick (No. 4), Gawronski (No. 7). B Division Untied Skins: Newman (No. 4). Top points for the week: Newman 35, Piwowarski 12, Ferrick 12, Gawronski 12.
Anyone who wants to golf next Thursday should show up by 9 a.m. For more information, call 679-5799. '