For the Record
Saturday’s high school sports schedule
North Collins at Springville, 10 a.m.
Ellicottville at Chautauqua Lake, 11 a.m.
Maple Grove at Dunkirk, 1 p.m.
Dunkirk at Catt./Little Valley, 10 a.m.
Red Jacket at Cassadaga Valley/Falconer, 2 p.m.
Clymer/Sherman/Panama at Silver Creek/Forestville, 7 p.m.
Chautauqua Lake, Fredonia, Gowanda at Olean Meet, 10 a.m.
Bob Frame Thursday B League (Sept. 5) — Scores: Jim Michaels 215, Phil Maslak Jr. 216, Howie Burgess 203-204, Ron Logan 217, Elanore Pacos 168, Linda Chase 151, Nicholas Sheffield 182-254-235, Matt Laurito 215, Hugh Graves 213, Krissy Pleszewski 168.
Women’s A League — Scores: JoAnne Arnold 161-170-196-527, Kate Bixby 210, Rhiann Eckstrom 175, Margaret Edgerton 164, Jackie Grant 171-182-509, Judy Langworthy 214-204-209-627, Roberta Patterson 163, Julie Reibel 165, Debbie Skinner 168-169-232-569, Sara Tulipane 166-162.
Wednesday Travel League
Al Etzel won his third event of the season with the low round of 77 at Diamond Hawk Golf Course in Cheektowaga. The course was extremely wet after the area was hit with heavy showers during the early morning. Matt Kessler was second with 81 and Mike Wolfe was third with 83. Etzel led both the front (38) and back (39) nines. In the B Flight, Tony Destro won on a tiebreaker with Bob Thompson. Dave Franklin won the C Flight. The winner of the Bruce “Java” Chrabasz Commissioner’s Award — in his league debut — was Bob Kujawa.
Untied birdies were recorded by: A Flight — Wolfe (No. 1), Danny Kubera (Nos. 6, 12), Kessler (Nos. 9, 13, 15) and Bill Aldrich (No. 14); B Flight — Mike Willoughby (No. 10) and Gary Haase (No. 13); C Flight — Dave Miller (Nos. 2, 4, 15), Dave Momberger (No. 5), Kujawa (No. 7), Wayne Ormsby (No. 8), Pat Weaver (No. 9) and Jack Hood (No. 13). Closest to the pin were Dan Kaszuba (No. 4), Kubera (No. 6), Haase (No. 13) and Etzel (No. 17).
Top point winners were Kubera (47), Kessler (42), Haase (39) and Hood (26). Season points leaders: 1. Robert Calph (339), 2. Ed Tofil (274), 3. Wolfe (271), 4. Haase (241), 5. Thompson (188), 6. Tom Destro (181), 7. Kessler (174), 8. Miller (169), 9. Weaver (157), 10. John Waterman (155). Milestone hit this week: Pat Weaver moved past Butch Mackowiak into 5th place on the All-Time Points List.
This Wednesday the league will hold its biggest event of the season, “The Commissioner’s Cup,” honoring the memory of our great friend and fellow golfer Bruce “Java” Chrabasz. The first tee time is at 9 a.m. at Chautauqua Golf Club’s Lake Course. Dinner will follow golf at the Dunkirk (4th Ward) Falcon Club. Interested golfers must be signed up by Noon Monday, when foursomes will be drawn and turned in. Golfers can sign up by texting or calling John at 785-2291.
Tri-County Country Club
The final golf outing for the Girls4Golf Tuesday Night League was on Tuesday, Sept. 10. A two-person scramble was played with the team of Kim Murphy and Linda Hodorowicz winning with a low score of 45. The end-of-the-year banquet will be held September 17 at the Country Club arranged by Donna Merritt and Priscilla Penfold.
Blue Devils hosting kids day on Saturday
The Fredonia Blue Devils men’s and women’s soccer teams are hosting a kids day, Saturday, Sept. 14 during both games (women’s at 1 p.m., men’s 3 p.m.). Kids day will consist of free admission to any kid and they will receive a free hot dog and water, along with boomsticks, while supplies last. The women’s team will play Elmira, while the men’s team plays Grove City.
Vineyards Chicken BBQ is Saturday, Sept. 21
The Vineyards Golf Course is having a Customer Appreciation Chicken BBQ on Saturday, Sept. 21, with dinner from 4-6 p.m. by Weidner Chicken BBQ and music from Cosmic Cowboys from 4-7 p.m. Dinner tickets are $10 for guests and members are ask to stop at the club house for details.
The Vineyards Golf Course is also accepting memberships for the 2020 season at this time. Sign up before Oct. 1 for savings on your membership. If you are interested in joining or starting a league, please contact Jason at the clubhouse at (716) 672-7888.
Registration open for Oct. 12 Ruterbusch Run
Registration is open for the 2019 Fred Ruterbusch Memorial 5k Run & Walk, to be held Saturday, Oct. 12 starting at 10 a.m. on a campus road course at SUNY Fredonia.
The online pre-registration link is at fredoniabluedevils.com. Pre-registration is $20. There will also be on-site registration starting at 9 a.m. the morning of the race. The cost will be $25. Registration for all Fredonia State students is $5.
All proceeds will benefit the Fredonia State Cross Country and Track & Field teams.
Awards will be made to the overall male and female finishers to the top three runners in the following age brackets: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, and 80 & up.
In addition to the age-bracket awards, a Kids’ Day is planned — activities in Steele Hall Fieldhouse supervised by track & field team members — and a Kids Run following the 5k.
Track and field officials desired, meeting Nov. 6
Men or women who would like to become certified NY State Track and Field officials are desired. If you are interested and/or have questions, please contact Bob in the Dunkirk-Fredonia area at 716-401-2731; Tom in the Jamestown area at 716-499-1559; or Dan in the Olean area at 716-307-4804. The required meetings will start on Wednesday, Nov. 6.