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Gowanda trap team competes

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EVANS — The Gowanda schools’ trap team had its first division competition Saturday and though some kids got the scores they wanted, the team’s result wasn’t good. Gowanda placed last in the Class 1A, Conference 8, which includes Lowville Academy and Central, Belleville Henderson ...

11U Marauders win in rain

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Submitted Photo The Dunkirk Marauders 11U Travel Baseball team started off their season in exciting fashion with a 19-12 win in Lakewood. Steady rain came down during most of the game, which thankfully was played on artificial turf. Robert Kozlowski took the win, striking out six batters in ...

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Today’s local sport schedule Play of games subject to weather and playing surface conditions. Boys baseball Frontier at Fredonia North Collins at Silver Creek Pine Valley at Ellicottville Sherman at Westfield Boys lacrosse Gowanda at Salamanca Boys tennis Olean at ...

SUNY Fredonia wins weekend baseball series

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Special to The OBSERVER FREDONIA — Derek Fie proved to be ‘Derek Foe’ to Plattsburgh on Saturday. The senior roped walk-off base hits to win both games for Fredonia on Senior Day. In Game 1, he singled home Steve Zaprowski with no outs in the bottom of the ninth for a 7-6 win. In Game ...

Stopa wins title

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Lakeview corrections officer Jeremy Stopa won the lightweight championship for Full Contact Promotions with a 30-26 unanimous decision over Tyler Coleman, Saturday in Rochester, at FCP’s Rage in the Cage 4.

Fredonia Opera House holds inaugural 5K run

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The Fredonia Opera House held its inaugural 1891 Run for the Fredonia Opera House, Saturday. The 5K Run attracted 140 runners from throughout Western New York and Pa. Medals were awarded to the top three male and female finishers overall, along with the top three male and female finishers in ...

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Today’s local sports schedule Play of games subject to weather and playing surface conditions. Baseball Brocton at Sherman Cassadaga Valley at Panama Clymer at Westfield Chautauqua Lake at Falconer Dunkirk at Silver Creek Fredonia at Maple Grove Gowanda at Portville North ...

A week to remember

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This year, the spring sports season has been more challenging than usual to get into a rhythm of action because of the weather. This week however, the week could not have started off any better, with bright, sunny weather with temperatures in the 60s just in time for the first Dunkirk-Fredonia ...

Stern stands out

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Tanner Stern (right) from Grindhouse Wrestling recently took first place at the King of the Mat tournament in Brockport. At the tournament, Stern also had his 100th win.

Walleye season begins on Saturday

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Saturday, May 5 is the first Saturday of the month and the Opening Day of Walleye season in New York. How good the fishing will be will depend a lot on the weather. Right now, the Lake Erie water temperature is pretty cold and walleye will be traveling to their spawning areas. Just being there ...

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Announcements Wednesday Night Vineyards Golf League There will be a practice round this Wednesday, May 2nd (weather permitting) at 5pm at the Vineyards Golf Course for last years golfers and also any other golfers interested in joining the league. After golf, there will be a quick meeting to ...

CrossFit Dunkirk shines at Buffalo Fitness Games

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CrossFit Dunkirk recently competed in the Buffalo Fitness Games at the Buffalo Bills Fieldhouse. Pictured are members of CrossFit Dunkirk who competed. They are, in front from left, Alyssa Jo Paeplow, Shannon Chmura, Omayra Mendoza, Liz Kennedy and Christina Mead. In back are Mark Desaulniers, ...

H.S. Golf Roundup: Chautauqua Lake wins two in league

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OBSERVER Staff Reports CHAUTAUQUA — Kole Maytum fired a 38 as Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Sherman won a pair of Division 2 West decisions on Thursday. Chautauqua Lake/Westfield/Sherman (3-0) defeated Forestville, 38-17, and downed Silver Creek, 38-17, while Forestville toppled Silver Creek, ...

Gowanda softball claims first win

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OBSERVER Staff Report SALAMANCA — The Gowanda Lady Panthers softball team picked up its first win of the season in dominant fashion, with a 25-3 defeat of Salamanca on Friday in a CCAA Division 1 East high school softball game at Salamanca High School. Makenzie Carroll led the Lady ...

North Collins baseball, softball earn wins over Franklinville

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OBSERVER Staff Reports NORTH COLLINS — Brandon Zielinski threw a complete game, two-hitter with 14 strikeouts to lead the North Collins Eagles to a 3-1 win over Franklinville in a CCAA Division 2 East regular season high school baseball game on Friday at North Collins Jr./Sr. High ...

Silver Creek baseball tops Southwestern, 5-2, at Packard Field

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LAKEWOOD — Sam Mullen doubled and homered as Silver Creek beat Southwestern, 5-2, in a game at Packard Field called after six innings due to darkness. The Black Knights led 1-0 in the second inning when the Trojans’ Brian Burns tied the game with a solo home run to left-center ...

Babe Ruth League seeking host families

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The Jamestown Babe Ruth announces they are looking for Host Families and Hostesses for the Babe Ruth World Series to be held August 4-11. This will be the 17th time the Jamestown World Series Committee has hosted a World Series since 1980. This year’s tournament will involve players aged ...

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Today’s local sports schedule Play of games subject to weather and playing surface conditions. Baseball Panama vs. Westfield at Jamestown, 10 a.m. Pine Valley vs. Clymer at Jamestown, 1 p.m. Chautauqua Lake vs. Maple Grove at Jamestown, 7 p.m. Lake Shore at Maryvale, 12 p.m. Lake ...