For the Record


Tim Geiger to be honored by Catt. County HOF

Fredonia resident and 1971 Gowanda Central School graduate Tim Geiger will be honored and inducted into the Cattaraugus County Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 30. Geiger lettered in three sports for the Panthers and also an avid distance runner having participated in numerous road races throughout Western New York over the past forty years. The 17th annual banquet and induction ceremony will take place at the Cattaraugus Firemen’s Club, 150 South Street in Cattaraugus beginning at 6 p.m. Friends and the long distance running community are invited to attend.

Utility League to begin on May 7

The Tuesday Night Utility League will begin on May 7 at 4:15 p.m. with scramble. The league is now full, thanks to the returning members and a few new members. The league will be playing the Vineyards front nine on the north side of Berry Road. Anyone wishing to be a sub, or if you have any questions call Chris at 410-5111.

Vineyards Golf Course to form new golf league

A new women’s golf league is in the process of being organized at the Vineyards Golf Course. Any teams interested in playing please call Pam Allessi at 680-2076 for more information.

20th annual Crouse 5K Challenge set for May 19

GOWANDA — Sponsored by the Gowanda Boosters Club, the 20th annual Crouse 5K Challenge will take place Sunday, May 19 at the Gowanda American Legion, 100 Legion Drive. The 5K challenge is at 4 p.m. and the 1/2 Mile Fun Run is at 5 p.m.

This milestone event will be followed by a post-race party with music, refreshments, prizes. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third-place finishers as well as overall among the age groups. Proceeds benefit the Dennis Crouse Sr. Scholarship and Gowanda Boosters Club’s efforts to support student opportunities in the Gowanda Central School District.

The 5K costs $15 (A special $10 student rate does not include a shirt) and the Half-Mile Fun Run costs $5.

Register online by May 12 at