Hanover Little League crowns champions
Excelco Developments-Newbrook Machinery of Silver Creek were named the Hanover Little League Champions with an undefeated record. Pictured, in front from left, are Chad Yochum, Keizer Smith,?Stephen Romanik, Donald Gula and Brad Yochum. In the middle row are Cameron Pagano, Zachary Rybak, Dylan?Slaght, Derek Roehner, Hayden Perryman and Jayden Whitcomb. In back are coaches Ron Rybak, Rob Roehner and Ray Slaght.
Wednesday Night Ladies League - Low scores: Michelle Helmer 39, Kay Pagano 42, Julie Fenton 44, Stacy Wintersteen 45, Connie Dugas 47, Pat Kaus 47, Annita Luce 48, Kathy Bradshaw 49, Sue Grace 49. Best ball: Stacy Wintersteen and Laura Wintersteen 25, Barb Swan and Donna Wier 26, Julie Fenton and Denice Kaus 27, Lois Hart and Nancy Snyder 27, Pam Ulrich and Kay Pagano 28, Lori Danforth and Mary Haight 30, Judy Wallin and Dianne Cornell 30, Michelle Helmer and Donna Frost 30, Sheila Whitford and Gayle McKinney 32. Closest to the pin: Kay Pagano.
Vineyards Golf Course
Gene Andolina League - Low scratch scores: Bill Hart 33, Dave Criscione 34, Joe Trusso 36, Bob Tripp 37, Joe Bifaro 38, Chuck Allesi 38, Jim Sedota 38, Joe Favata 39 and Dave DeJoe 39. Low handicap scores: Bill Hart 32, Dave Criscione 33, Joe Bifaro 33, Frank Sevola 33, Dave DeJoe 34, Bob Tripp 34, Joe Trusso 34, Jim Sedota 34, Tom McTigue 34, Joe Favata 34, Don Cotton 34, Chuck Allesi 35, Lenny Sumera 35, Sam Conti 35, Chuck Cowen 35. Skins: Frank Sevola (No. 3), Jim DeJoe (No. 5), Chuck Cowen (No. 7). Closest to the Pin: Bob Tripp (No. 3).
Wednesday Travel League
ERIE, Pa. - Carlos Troche shot the low round of 74 at Scenic Heights Golf Course, including a 2-under par 34 to lead the front nine. Kerry Murphy had the low back nine with 37. Ken Kaus won the B Flight on a tiebreaker over Jim Ferrick and Joe Michalski. John Bongiovanni won the C Flight on a tiebreaker over Butch Mackowiak. Jim Ellman Sr. won the D Flight. Winner of the Commissioner's Award was Greg Haase.
Untied birdies were recorded by: A Flight - Troche (Nos. 2, 5 and 11), Bill Merryweather (No. 9), Ed Tofil (No. 12), and Bob Thompson (No. 17); B Flight - Michalski (No. 4), Doug Grace (No. 7), Dennis Gawronski Sr. (Nos. 10 and 11), Ron Szach (Nos. 13 and 18), Ferrick (No. 14), Bob Roesler (No. 16) and Gary Richardson (No. 17); C Flight - Dave Miller (Nos. 2 and 8), Dave Franklin (Nos. 6 and 10), Pat Weaver (No. 7), Dan Kaszuba (No. 11) and Bongiovanni (No. 17); D Flight - Ellman (Nos. 1 and 18), Lee Titus (Nos. 2, 13 and 15) and Gary Haase (No. 17).
Closest to the pin were Mackowiak (No. 1), Mick Dunning (No. 3), Ferrick (No. 14) and Franklin (No. 18). Top point winners were Ferrick (51), Szach (38.5), Ellman (38), Franklin (33) and Troche (27). Season points leaders: 1) Bongiovanni (308.5), 2) Richardson (189.5), 3) Thompson (168.5), 4) Franklin (162.5), 5) Tofil (157.5).
Next week the league will have a special Fourth of July Tournament at Hillview Golf Course. First tee time is at 8 a.m. Golfers should sign up with Butch Mackowiak at 679-4027 by Tuesday.
Hillview Golf Course
Thursday Morning Open League - Low scores: A Division: Roy Pulvino 35, John Hilliker 37, Tony Nicosia 37, Scott Manning 39, Larry Tibbetts 42. B Division: Al Muck 42, Brian Manning 42, Walt Koba 43. C Division: Roy McKinnon 45, Mike McCarthy 46, Josh Galardo 46, Steve Galardo 46. D Division: Jaime Galarza 49, Brandon Presto 50, Battles Battaglia 51, Zeke Valentine 51. Closest to the pin: Josh Hilliker (No. 5). Skins On No. 5: Josh Hilliker, Roy Polvino and Tony Nicosia. Skins: A Division: Bob Manning (No. 2), Roy Pulvino (No. 3), Jeff Wagner (No. 4), Scott Manning (No. 7), Tony Nicosia (No. 8). B Division: Brian Manning (No. 2), Walt Koba (No. 6), Al Muck (No. 8). C Division: Dave Taber (No. 1), Steve Galardo (No. 7), Dalton Kashner (No. 8). D Division: Cody Troutman (Nos. 1 and 4), Pat Mackowiak (No. 6). Top Points: Josh Hilliker 49, Cody Troutman 24, Roy Pulvino 20, Tony Nicosia 20, Brian Manning 12, Walt Koba 12, Al Muck 12, Dave Taber 12, Steve Galardo 12, Dalton Kashner 12 and Pat Mackowiak 12.
Monday Nite Utility - Low score: A Division: John Waterman 38, Mike Kelly 40, Glen Seiler 42, Jess Marino 43, Matt Hutchinson 43. B Division: Alex Deering 46, John Taddio 48, Zeke Valentine 49, Ken Morrison 50, Ron Marsh 50. Closest to the pin: Mike Kelly (No. 5). Skins: A Flight: John Waterman (No. 8). B Flight: Will Burton (No. 1) and Zeke Valentine (No. 2).
Thursday Men's League - Untied skins: John Sliwa (Nos. 1 and 9), Ryan Corbett (No. 7), Rick Swanson Jr. (No. 15), Kevin Kaszuba (Nos. 16 and 18). Closest to the pin on par-3s: Dave Mancuso (No. 4), Dan Reininga (No. 6), Larry Hayden (No. 15) and Chuck Bertges (No. 17). Low gross scores: Titleist Flight: Kevin Kaszuba 34, Rick Swanson Jr. 37. Slazenger Flight: Terry Redman 38, Ross Conti 40. Maxfli Flight: John Sliwa 41, John Berner 46. Nike Flight: Pal Casana 45, Brian Lydic 47.
Concord Babe Ruth
Stericycle Athletics 14, Double "A" Vineyard Indians 4
The A's (7-3) exploded for a nine-run fifth inning to break open a tight game and defeat the Tribe.
Brenden Maslak (three runs), Daniel Barnes (two RBIs), Kevin Lidlow (two RBIs) and Brian Dempsey all collected two hits in the win. Nick Iskra and DJ Lombardo each added two RBIs of their own. Iskra was the winning pitcher, going five innings with relief help from Zach Gawronski and Lidlow. The trio surrendered three hits.
Troy Smith was the losing pitcher for the Indians.
Dunkirk Men's Fastpitch
Moniuszko Club 14, First Ward Falcons 4
The Monnies were led by Colton Farnham and Devin Carlson's three hits while Ryan Hall and Mike Curtin had two hits. Mike Privitera picked up the win on the mound.
Dan Nickle had two hits while Zack Sliwa added a triple. Joe Wdowiasz suffered the loss.