For the Record
High school sports schedule
Fredonia at Frontier, 12 p.m.
Track & Field
Iroquois at Dunkirk, 3 p.m.
Dunkirk Historical Society’s ‘Old Fashioned
Golf Outing’ set for May 25
The Historical Society of Dunkirk invites everyone to participate in their inaugural 9-Hole Classic Old Fashioned Golf Outing on Saturday, May 25 at Hillview Golf Course on Berry Road in Fredonia. All proceeds will go toward the preservation of the society’s collection of artifacts.
The day begins with a continental breakfast at 9:15 a.m. and a shotgun start at 10 a.m. Lunch and prizes will follow. The format is a two-person scramble, and winter rules apply. Caddies are welcome and encouraged, as is vintage clothing. The cost is $35 for historical society members and $40 for non-members and includes greens fees, cart, food and prizes. A rain date of May 26 is scheduled. To register, contact the historical society at 366-3797 or Hillview Golf Course at 672-7888.
Bowling Hall of Fame applications due Saturday
The Dunkirk Lakeshore USBC Bowling Association has extended the date to submit Hall of Fame applications to Saturday, April 27. Applications can be downloaded from the website www.dunkirklakeshoreusbc.com. For more information please contact Bill Lanski at 672-7002.
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 be at 10 a.m. No partner needed, no league fees and all skill levels are welcome — join a group of women who golf for fun. Play will begin when weather and course conditions permit. For more information contact Jan at 672-4255.
Summer softball meeting May 1 in Dunkirk
There will be an organizational meeting for all teams interested in playing softball this summer on Wednesday, May 1. The meeting will be held at the Dunkirk Senior Center located at 45 Cliffstar Court in Dunkirk.
Those interested in Men’s Fast Pitch Softball will meet at 5:30 p.m. Co-ed Slo Pitch Softball will meet at 6:30 p.m.
All teams should be represented at his meeting. Any teams wishing to participate but are unable to attend this meeting should call Patty in the Recreation Office at 366-9885.
Wednesday Night Women’s League meets May 1
Vineyards Golf Course Womens League has moved back to Wednesday night for the 2019 season. There will be a meeting on Wednesday, May 1 at 5 p.m. at the Vineyards clubhouse. The League has openings for teams and subs. Play will begin with a scramble on May 8 on the Vineyards North Course. League play will start May 15 on the Vineyards South course. To sign up or with questions about this league, call Barb VanDette 672-9921.
Monday Night Golf League to start May 13
The Wednesday Night Golf League at the Vineyards will now be playing on Monday nights starting at 4 p.m. on the north side.
The format will be the same as before. Handicap scoring two-person teams. There are a few spots open, if interested contact Bob Manning at 679-5799 or John Lakas at 679-6890. The league hopes to start with a scramble on May 13 with all golfers meeting on the north side at 4 p.m. The league is open all golfers, no matter what your golfing skills are, as it is handicap scoring.
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 raceentry.com/races/crouse-5k-challenge/2019/register.
Brocton memorial run planned for July 27
BROCTON — The Darren Manzella-Lapeira Memorial Run for 2019 will take place at the American Legion Post 434 on Saturday, July 27 and will be a certified 5k run and 2k walk.
Walkers will be able to walk the 5k if they desire. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. that day and the run and walk will begin at 10 a.m. The Virtual Run will be available for those who want to participate, but are unable to make the run and walk in Brocton. Participants may register online at: www.manzella-lapeira-memorial-run.com or www.itsyourrace.com.
The day of the run we will have a large item raffle, a basket auction and a chicken dinner available to purchase. Raffle and chicken dinner tickets will be available shortly to be purchased from committee members.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Nancy or Mike Manzella at 792-9837 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.