For the Record
High school sports schedule
Silver Creek at Jamestown, 10 a.m.
Gowanda at Dunkirk, 1 p.m.
Hamburg at Fredonia, 4 p.m.
Pine Valley at Chautauqua Lake, 7 p.m.
Fredonia at Falconer, 11 a.m.
Gowanda at Lake Shore, 12:30 p.m.
Chautauqua Lake at Depew Tournament
Hae Jude Tournament — at Silver Creek
Brocton vs. Pine Valley, 9 a.m.
Forestville vs. Sherman, 9 a.m.
Randolph vs. North Collins, 11 a.m.
Allegany-Limestone vs Silver Creek, 11 a.m.
Hae Jude Softball Tournament is today
The Silver Creek softball team will be hosting the eighth annual Hae Jude Softball Tournament today, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Silver Creek softball fields located by the elementary school. The tournament concludes with the championship game scheduled to begin at 3 p.m.
The Softball Booster Club will have food and drinks available to purchase on both days and will have Weidner’s chicken and pork sandwich dinners available for $12 each, beginning at 11 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m. Each dinner will include a 1/4 BBQ chicken, pulled pork sandwich, spuds, cole slaw, and a roll and butter. Call Donna Hill at 785-5359 for more information.
Monday Night Golf League begins this Monday
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.
NCCS ‘Putt-ing Children First’ Tourney May 31
Northern Chautauqua Catholic School in Dunkirk is excited to announce its third annual “Putt-ing Children First” golf tournament will take place Friday, May 31 at Tri-County Country Club in Forestville. Registration opens at noon for the four person scramble, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
A catered lunch prior to tee-off will be included with the golf package. Dinner and live musical entertainment by “Pedro and the Smooth Cats,” which includes NCCS graduate Carmen Cita and NCCS English teacher Pete Howard, will follow the tournament. Refreshments will be available throughout the day and a cash bar will also be open into the afternoon and evening.
Area residents can help support Chautauqua County’s only remaining Catholic school by golfing or providing sponsorship. Tournament sponsoring is a great opportunity to promote a business and may be done in a number of ways. Participation and sponsorships will help raise the necessary funds to keep NCCS financially strong moving forward. One hundred percent of the proceeds from “Putt-ing Children First” go directly to NCCS.
For further information about participation or sponsorship, email Jennifer Askar at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Northern Chautauqua Catholic School at 366-0630.