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Devils remain in D3 hockey polls

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Fredonia is back in both NCAA Division III hockey polls for the second time this season. D3Hockey.com has the Blue Devils (11-3-2) at No. 14 and USCHO.com at No. 15 in the Top 15 polls released Monday. The Blue Devils are in the USCHO.com rankings for the third straight week, and the fourth ...

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Local sports schedule Bowling Jamestown at Chautauqua Lake, 4 p.m. Silver Creek at Frewsburg, 4 p.m. Boys Basketball Clarence at Lake Shore, 6:30 p.m. Pine Valley at Cassadaga Valley, 7:30 p.m. Chautauqua Lake at Westfield, 7:30 p.m. Gowanda at Falconer, 7:30 p.m. Girls ...

Big game in Silver Creek on Thursday in the upcoming week

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With everyone off tonight because of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the local high school basketball teams have an extended break to rest up for the final stretch of league games over the next few weeks. This week features a particularly light schedule early in the week, while things pick up ...

Decker to be inducted into CSHOF

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Special to The OBSERVER How accomplished is Tiffany Decker, the trap shooter? Well, all one has to do is sit down with the three-ring binder that houses page after page of her accomplishments in the sport to get confirmation. The New York State Amateur Trapshooting Association Hall of ...

UB the only WNY team with NCAA tourney shot

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There are four schools in Western New York that are eligible for the Tournament: Niagara, Canisius, St. Bonaventure and Buffalo. Last March, there was a legitimate chance that three of the four could make the tournament for the first time. St. Bonaventure won 26 games, Canisius and Niagara ...

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Local sports schedule Editor’s Note: There are no local sports scheduled for today because today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Sports will resume as usual on Tuesday. Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Frame Memorial Tuesday Night Bowling League — Individuals: Joe Granata 222, Chuck Dye Jr. ...

Fredonia State women fall to league-leading Oneonta, 56-46

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Playing host to the top team in the SUNYAC, Fredonia State knew they were in for a battle. After four hard-fought quarters, the Blue Devils came up short. The Fredonia State Blue Devils lost to the Oneonta Red Dragons, 56-46, in a SUNYAC womens basketball game, at Dods Hall on Saturday. In ...

Fredonia State men lose big in clash with Oneonta, 106-63

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The Blue Devils ran into a strong team in Oneonta on Saturday and just couldn’t keep up. The Fredonia State Blue Devils mens basketball team hosted the Oneonta Red Dragons on Saturday, and suffered a tough defeat, 106-63, in a SUNYAC league game at Dods Hall in Fredonia. In the early ...

Longbeards brave the cold for banquet

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The Wintery weather may have shut down most of New York State over the weekend, but on Saturday evening the Koscuisko Club banquet room was full to capacity with the annual Lake Shore Longbeards annual membership/banquet. Planning any fundraiser this time of the year is always tricky, because ...

Blue Devils diver wins competition

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Special to The OBSERVER TRINITY, TX — Fredonia sophomore Patrick McCormick won the 3-meter springboard competition with an NCAA-qualifying score Saturday at Trinity (Texas) University. His six-dive score of 249.95 points followed his personal-best 471.15 points in the 1-meter competition ...

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Announcements SUNY Fredonia HS baseball clinics rescheduled The SUNY Fredonia baseball team has rescheduled a pair of baseball clinics, originally set for today, to Feb. 10 for grades 9-12. Pitchers and catchers will go from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. A hitting and defense clinic will go from ...

Knights fall at home

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SILVER CREEK — It’s no secret that the Silver Creek Black Knights boys basketball team has been one of the hottest in the area over the last couple of weeks. During their Friday night bout with CCAA Div. 1 East leading Allegany-Limestone, they just couldn’t find enough offense to keep ...

Drozdziel leads Forestville to win

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FORESTVILLE — The Forestville Hornets, playing host to Cattaraugus/Little Valley, came out ready to play on Friday night. Forestville beat the Catt./Little Valley Timberwolves, 61-34, in a Section VI, CCAA Div. 2 East boys basketball game at Forestville High School. Forestville (7-6, 3-2) ...

Blue Devils basketball swept by New Paltz

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The Fredonia womens basketball team fell to a solid New Paltz squad, 82-60, on Friday. Anna Chiacchia led the Devils with 17 points. Sydney Turley added 11. Jenna Einink (Westfield/Chautauqua Lake) grabbed 10 boards to go along with eight points. With the game tied at 4-all in the first ...

Devils hockey falls to No. 2 Geneseo

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GENESEO — Fredonia fell to Geneseo, 3-1, a meeting of two nationally ranked men’s hockey teams Friday night. The win was the 13th straight for the Knights, a new team record. Three different players had goals for the Knights (16-1-1 overall, 8-1-1 SUNYAC), defending conference champs and ...

Forestville boys sweep Clymer, girls force draw

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CLYMER — The Forestville Hornets boys bowling team kept up its impressive season on Friday night, with a sweep of Clymer, 4-0. The Forestville boys finished with a line score of 658-877-883-2,418, compared to Clymer’s score of 572-552-589-1,713. Nate Barlette-Dye led Forestville with a ...

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Local sports schedule Mens Basketball Oneonta at Fredonia State, 2 p.m. Womens Basketball Oneonta at Fredonia State, 12 p.m. Editor’s Note: All other local sporting events have been postponed due to weather concerns. Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Bob Frame Thursday B League — ...

Scriven helps Westfield get past Brocton, 57-53

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BROCTON — The Brocton Bulldogs hosted rival Westfield Wolverines to a Section VI CCAA Div. 2 West, boys basketball game at Brocton High School on Thursday night. Down by three with 15 seconds to go, the Bulldogs had their chance to cap off a comeback. Brocton found their open guy in Caleb ...

Hillbillies swim past Marauders

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The Fredonia and Dunkirk boys swim teams clashed together for one last battle against each other this season on Thursday, and the Hillbillies came out on top of that battle, 110-40. Fredonia’s Bill Osula highlighted the meet for the winning team, winning the 50 yard freestyle (22.80) and ...