For the Record

Adult golf

Vineyards Golf Course

Wednesday Night Vineyards Golf League (Aug. 15) — A Division scores: Charlie Reinhardt 37, Mike Nasal 38, Dan Wolf 40, Gary Vandevelde 40, John Lakas 41, Mike Korzeniewski 41, Brian Manning 42. Skins: Charlie Reinhardt No. 4, Brian Manning No. 2, Mike Korzeniewski No. 9.

B Division scores: Bob Manning 43, Mark Nasal 44, Rich Nalepa 44, Mike Nobles 45, Jeff Nelson 45, Jim Sedota 47, Jim Michaels 48, Gene Alton 53.

Cassadaga Country Club

Monday Night Men’s Golf League (Aug. 20) — Tim Bulger 38, Randy Butts 38, Brian Blizzard 39, Dave Warren 39, Dan Kenzie 40, Ron Martin, Jr. 40, Matt Wallace 40, Chris MacKrell 41, Brad Blizzard 42, Frank Issler 42, Rob Lancaster 42, Adam Meyers 42, Steve Nichols 42. Low net: Brian Blizzard net 29. Closest to the pin: Frank Issler No. 15. Skins: Steve Nichols No. 11, birdie; Dave Pihl No. 12, birdie; Ron Martin, Jr. No. 14, birdie; Frank Issler No. 15, birdie.

Senior League baseball playoffs

Pro-Bats Yankees 5, Stericycle Athletics 1

Despite being out-hit for the second consecutive playoff game, the Yankees (12-5) used solid pitching and defense to eliminate the A’s in the semifinal round of the CMSBL playoffs. Matt Eaker was masterful on the bump for the Yanks; a complete 9-inning game, yielding no earned runs, six hits, while walking only one and striking out seven A’s batters. The Bombers took advantage of walks and untimely errors from the A’s to plate four of their five runs. Joe Pantano (run, 2 RBI) connected for a bases loaded double in the fourth inning. Brandon Shelters (double) led the swinging A’s attack with two hits, while Curt Jones doubled and Steve Keyser scored the lone run. Austin Spicer went six innings for the A’s and was charged with the loss, despite allowing only two earned runs. Byron Keyser shut the Yanks down in relief the last three frames. The pair walked six Yankee batters, while striking out two.

The Yankees move onto the playoff finals, serving as the visiting team to the regular season champ Gowanda Phoenix Lodge Cubs (14-2), who edged out the Whiskey Hill Saloon Marlins 8-7, in the other semifinal affair. Game time is set for 11 a.m. at the Dunkirk Lucas Ave field, on Sunday.


Blue Devils now hiring men’s basketball assistant coach

Fredonia State is currently accepting applications for a part-time men’s basketball assistant coach.

The assistant coach will report directly to the head coach and assist in all aspects of the program, including coaching, scheduling, recruiting, budgeting, fundraising, film breakdown and travel arrangements.

Qualified candidates are required to have a bachelor’s degree and have collegiate playing experience, and must be willing and able to travel and work a flexible schedule; demonstrate a commitment to diversity and the needs of a diverse faculty, staff, students and university; and work in collaboration with colleagues for program growth and enhancement.

To apply, candidates should e-mail their resume, a cover letter and a list of three references with contact information to Head Men’s Basketball Coach Philip Seymore at

The start date is as soon as possible.

Fredonia 10u travel softball tryouts on Friday

A new Fredonia area 10u travel softball team (team name is pending) will hold a tryout session for interested softball players who will be 10 years of age or younger as of Jan. 1, 2019. The season will take place next spring/summer. The tryout will be at 6 p.m. on Friday at the Fredonia Little League softball field. Players from Dunkirk, Fredonia and surrounding communities are welcome to attend. Any questions, contact Jon Muck at 581-1174, Brian Crawford at 410-4881 or Randy Draggett at 785-1397.

Final Tripp golf tournament set for Saturday

The Tenth and Final Gary Tripp Memorial Golf Tournament (GTMGT) plans are progressing and on the First Tee. The 2018 tournament is set for Saturday at the Vineyards golf courses in Fredonia. Registration starts at 9 a.m. The shotgun start is at 10 a.m.

The registration fee of $65 per golfer includes food on the course and dinner at the Kosciuszko Club and a golfer’s gift. Contact Katie or Pat at 366-1044. Extra foursome forms and sponsor forms will be available at the K Club.

Monies raised from past tournaments have been used to establish an annual Gary Tripp Colorectal Cancer Research fund at Roswell Park, an annual GTMGT Dunkirk High School Scholarship and an annual donation to the GTMGT SUNY Fredonia Scholarship.

5K Glow Run/Walk to take place on Saturday

The third annual GLOW Your Mind 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday at 8:30 p.m. at the Northwest Arena, 319 W. Third St. in Jamestown.

The glow run is being put on through the collaboration of The Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention, Chautauqua Tapestry, and Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene. Timing and race management will be provided by Chautauqua Striders. The partnership came out of the groups’ common goal to generate awareness that mental wellness and physical wellness are of equal importance in everyone’s lives.

Registration and race packet pick-up will be from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. outside the arena. The run and walk will begin at 8:30 p.m. and will follow a route through residential neighborhoods in Jamestown.

After the race, an “After Glow” party, managed by Eventz by Scott will be held outside of the arena. The party will feature snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, and live music by DJ Xcite Sound. Awards will also be presented to the top overall male and female finishers and the top male and female finishers in each age group.

Registration is $20 plus a $2.50 sign-up fee for anyone who completes an online registration by Aug. 20. Registration for participants 7 to 18 years old is $15 plus a $2.50 sign-up fee. Visit

All of the proceeds raised by the event stay local and will be used for suicide prevention efforts in Chautauqua County.