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The Relief Zone 10K Race held on April 6

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Special to The OBSERVER FREWSBURG — The Relief Zone (TRZ) held its first annual Spring 10K Race Saturday, April 6, at the Willis C. Hale Town Park in Frewsburg. There were 27 runners who competed in this race. The Frewsburg Volunteer Fire Department and Frewsburg High School Track team ...

Senior exhibition opens today in Fredonia’s Marion Art Gallery

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The spring 2019 senior exhibition “Phantasmagoric” opens at the Cathy and Jesse Marion Art Gallery at the State University of New York at Fredonia with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m. today. On display through April 25, the exhibition includes artwork by Taylor Aversa (drawing/painting), ...

ONLINE ONLY: Pine Valley picks up win over Franklinville, 11-9

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OBSERVER Staff Report FRANKLINVILLE — The Pine Valley Lady Panthers picked up their second win of the season on Thursday with an 11-9 victory over Franklinville. Mattison Cadle, Katelyn Miller and Haley Pillard all had two-run singles for Pine Valley (2-5, 2-3) on Thursday. Trista ...

ONLINE ONLY: Dunkirk track competes at All Maroon Classic

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OBSERVER Staff Report EDEN — The Dunkirk Marauders track teams traveled to Eden on Thursday Evening for the All Maroon Classic with Tonawanda and Cheektowaga joining, as well. The event was smaller this year with Spring Break, "but it was still a tradition for these teams to compete and ...

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High school sports schedule Baseball Dunkirk at Wilson, 12 p.m. Announcements Women Who Golf for Fun set for Wednesdays The Women Who Golf for Fun are ready to begin the season. Golfers will meet every Wednesday and play the Hillview side of the Vineyards Golf Course. Tee off time will ...

North Collins, Gowanda both win big

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OBSERVER Staff Reports GOWANDA — The Gowanda Lady Panthers put up double digits on the scoreboard for the sixth time in seven games so far this season on Wednesday, with a 15-3 win over Salamanca in a CCAA Division 1 East softball game at Gowanda High School. Zoey Kota pitched all seven ...

Blue Devils softball loses doubleheader

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Special to The OBSERVER Fredonia lost both ends of a non-conference softball doubleheader Wednesday to the University of Rochester, 7-1 and 10-2. Sam Seegar took the loss in Game 1 and Megan Maull drove in the only run. Maria Caviris took the Game 2 loss. Nicole Kumro had a double and a ...

Brown, Bulldogs top Westfield, 8-2

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OBSERVER Staff Report WESTFIELD — Brocton star pitcher Ronald “Bubba” Brown had it all working on Wednesday against the division rival Westfield Wolverines on the road. Brown tallied 14 strikeouts over 6 2/3 innings pitched in an 8-2 win for the Brocton Bulldogs at Westfield Academy ...

Frewsburg’s Hair no-hits Panthers

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FREWSBURG — Aaron Hair was feeling it Wednesday afternoon. The Pine Valley Panthers found out the hard way. Frewsburg’s junior ace threw a no-hitter with 14 strikeouts as the Bears beat the Panthers, 11-0, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 East action at the Robert ...

Frewsburg’s Adams no-hits Pine Valley

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FREWSBURG — MaKena Adams pitched the game of her life on Wednesday evening, as she threw a no-hitter en route to the Frewsburg Lady Bears’ 9-0 victory over the Pine Valley Lady Panthers in a CCAA Division 2 East battle. Adams has come close in the past, but this was the first no hitter for ...

Look elsewhere for good fishing

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Locally, the fishing has all but shut down. Blame it on the weather, with strong winds, lots of precipitation and cold temperatures making for less than ideal fishing conditions. Rick Miller in Irving reports that the creeks are running high and dirty, with little fishing pressure present. ...

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High school sports schedule Basketball Basketball Coaches Association of New York WNY ACE game, 7 p.m., at Amherst High School *Featuring Silver Creek’s Brady Woleben Baseball Dunkirk at Silver Creek, 4:30 p.m. Softball Westfield at Forestville, 4:30 p.m. Gowanda at ...

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High school sports schedule Baseball Brocton at Westfield, 4:30 p.m. Southwestern at Cassadaga Valley, 4:30 p.m. Fredonia at Falconer, 4:30 p.m. Salamanca at Gowanda, 4:30 p.m. Frewsburg at Pine Valley, 4:30 p.m. Lake Shore at Cheektowaga, 5 p.m. North Collins at Franklinville, ...

GHS grad researching for NFL

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Zach Steever, a Gowanda High School graduate, is playing a big part in the 2019 NFL season. Steever a Ph.D. student at the University of Buffalo is apart of a research team led by Mark Karwan Ph.D., a professor of operations research. The team is partnering up with the NFL to help provide ...

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High School Sports Schedule Baseball Clymer/Sherman at Pine Valley, 4:30 p.m. Softball Cassadaga Valley at Westfield, 4:30 p.m. Dunkirk at Global Concepts, 4:30 p.m. Forestville at Maple Grove, 4:30 p.m. Gowanda at Catt./Little Valley, 4:30 p.m. Boys Tennis Cassadaga Valley at ...

Skinner’s college tour

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OBSERVER File Photo (Hillbillies jersey) and Submitted Photos. Fredonia’s Jake Skinner continued visiting colleges this past week. Skinner visited Colgate University, Rutgers University and the University of Albany.

Dunkirk’s Gawronski named MVP

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Submitted Photo. Dunkirk’s Bri Gawronski was recently named the MVP of the Buffalo State Women’s college hockey team. Gawronski started all 25 games for the Bengals and posted a .916 save percentage and 3.06 GAA this season. Gawronski also was recognized as a Scholar-Athlete with a 3.94 GPA.