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15 local teams named Scholar-Athlete teams, including 5 from FHS

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OBSERVER Staff Report The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announced the 2019 winter Scholar-Athlete teams and number of Scholar-Athlete individuals per school. This is the 27th year the NYSPHSAA has conducted the Scholar-Athlete program, which is sponsored by ...

Trout stocking takes place all around Western NY

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The temperature is trying to warm up outside and the trout bite is also getting better. Last weekend on the City of Dunkirk Pier, several anglers had numerous hook-ups with both steelhead trout and brown trout. The majority of the fish were 15 to 17 inches long, but there have been some notable ...

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Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Wednesday 4-Man League (March 20) — Individuals: Tom Battaglia 279-236-233-748, Fiore Conti 225-241-234-700, Mike Lucas 210-235-245-690, Scott Kawski 201-268-653, Todd Ellman 210-242-645, Howie Burgess 244-222-639, Ricky Burgstrom 234-205-633, Spenser Johnson ...

Sophia DeMarco passes the torch

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Westfield/Brocton Lady Wolverines senior star forward Sophia DeMarco visited an open gym practice at Westfield Academy earlier this week to speak to the young Lady Wolverines hoping to join the varsity program next year. DeMarco, who led the Lady Wolverines in every statistical category for the ...

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Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Bob Frame Thursday B League (March 14) — Individuals: Bill Lanski 214, Phil Maslak Jr. 218, Nick Sheffield 205, Chris Kokoszka 213, Steve Dando 222-212-169-603, Rich Glowniak 210-212, Ron Logan 223-217, Ryan Wise 187-204-234-625, John Wise 224-215-184-623, Gary ...

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Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Fumble League Bowling (March 13) — Individuals: Devon Mistretta 234-213-599, Vicki Rylowicz 198-511, Mary Erick 164-193-500, Marie Skubis 167-184, Pam Pleszewski 173, Nancy Mosier 171, Shirley Salerno 167, April Jagoda 160, Peggy Lucas 169-178. High game ...

Ice fishing beginning transition phase once again

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Ice fishing is in a transition phase once again. On Wednesday, Skip Bianco at Hogan’s Hut/Stow reported that the ice condition on Chautauqua Lake was “fair.” Depending on your location, the ice thickness was anywhere from three to six inches thick. Shore line ice is starting to ...

Fredonia’s Luke Piede named NJ swim Coach of the Year

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The fortunes for the Summit boys swimming program turned two years ago at the North Jersey Section 2, Group B final, when it lost to Scotch Plains-Fanwood. On that night, this year’s senior class, then sophomores, decided it wouldn’t happen again. “During their sophomore year, we lost ...

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Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Lou Nocek BII League (March 11) — Individuals: Dave Meadows 212, Joshua Ellman 241-266-212-719, Spenser Johnson 228-200-255-683, Jim Ellman Jr. 226-226-632, Allen Nagel 258, Dan Struzynski 215-202-605, Alex Haase 232-246-675, Roger Pacos 200, Tom Battaglia ...

Honoring the champs

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The Dunkirk Lady Marauders girls bowling team was recognized by Dunkirk Mayor Wilfred Rosas and the Dunkirk Common Council at Tuesday’s meeting for winning the NYSPHSAA Division II state title. The team was presented with plaques to commemorate the achievement.

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Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Women’s A League — Individuals: Kate Bixby 222-183-176-581, Mary Butcher 180-188-517, Becky Butcher 186, Shelly Coon 176, Jackie Grant 166, Penny Haight 172, Julie Mikula 167, Linda Powell 169, Shirley Salerno 173, Debbie Skinner 161-167-166, Sara Tulipane ...

Hurricane suffer first loss of season, 115-85

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DUBOIS, Pa. — The Chautauqua Hurricane(1-1) traveled to Dubois, Pa, on Saturday for a basketball game against the Dubois Dream. Despite a back and forth battle early on the Hurricane ultimately ended up getting their first loss of the season, 115-85. Ralph Williams and Craig Dixon had ...

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Announcements Utility League is reorganizing to Tuesday nights The former Monday Night Utility League at Hillview, of two years ago, is reorganizing. This year it will be at Hillview on Tuesday nights. Currently there are 18 former league members that have committed to this year. The league ...

Bowlers compete for a spot on television

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On Sunday, the place for competition was at Lucky Lanes in Fredonia. Exactly 114 people from around the area came down to Lucky Lanes and bowled for nine spots in next week’s ‘Beat The Champ’ tournament that will be televised right here in Fredonia, at Lucky Lanes next week. The day ...

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Adult Hockey CCHA A League Semifinals (1-seed) P*Dubs 10, (4-seed) Lakeview Shock 4 Goals for PDubs: Cory Dziduch (2), Jeff Jamieson (2), Tom Howlett, Mike Rozewicz, Dan Nickle, Kevin Salemi, Justin Giles, Matt Sheridan. Assists for PDubs: Cory Dziduch (3), Matt Sheridan (2), Jeff ...

Lakers sled hockey team hosts Sheriff’s Dept.

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JAMESTOWN — The Jamestown Lakers sled hockey team got on the ice yesterday in their biggest game of the year on Saturday, the annual fundraiser game against Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department. The Lakers took the Sheriff’s Department to school and wiped the floor with them, getting a ...