For the Record
Women’s Doubles Bowling Tournament scheduled
The fifth annual Women’s Doubles Handicap Tournament is scheduled to be held at Lucky Lanes in Fredonia on Saturday, Feb. 29 and Sunday, March 1. Shifts are available at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday; 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Sunday. Applications will be available at all Association bowling houses this weekend, and on the association website dunkirklakeshoreusbc.com.
The tournament is USBC certified and conducted by the Dunkirk Lakeshore Bowling Association. It is open to all women who are current members of both the USBC and the association. Need further information or have a question? Text or call tournament manager JoAnne Arnold at (716) 665-9608.
Fredonia State to host youth baseball clinics
The SUNY Fredonia baseball team will host a pair of clinics for youths ages 6 to 12. A hitting and defense clinic is Sunday, Feb. 16. A pitching, catching and hitting clinic takes place on Sunday, Feb. 23. Both clinics run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $30 for one, or $50 to attend both. If siblings attend, the cost is $20 per clinic per child. For more information, go to www.fredoniabluedevils.com and go to the baseball home page, or contact Matt Palisin in the baseball office at 673-3743, or at email@example.com.
Fredonia Little League registration Feb. 20, 22
Fredonia Little League will have registration for the 2020 season at the Fredonia High School Cafeteria on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 6-8:30 p.m., and again on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 9-11:30 a.m. Any child who will be 4 years old, or older, by Aug. 31 of this year and lives or attends school in the Fredonia Central school district is eligible. Further information may be found on the league’s website. Just search for Fredonia Little League online.
Lake Shore 3-on-3
basketball tourney is March 7
The Lake Shore High School Academy of Business and Finance will be sponsoring its annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament on Saturday, March 7. The double elimination tournament will be held at the Lake Shore High School gymnasium, 959 Beach Road, Angola with staggered start times beginning at 8 a.m. and ending at 5 p.m.
Registration fees are $140 for four person adult teams, $100 for four person high school teams and $60 for four person youth (9-12 year old) and middle school teams. The registration fee includes an event jersey for each player. Brackets include Open Men, Open Women, High School Boys, High School Girls, Middle School Boys, Middle School Girls, Youth Boys and Youth Girls. A link to online registration may be found on the District’s web site at www.lakeshorecsd.org.
The Academy will also be hosting a chicken barbecue during the tournament — the cost is $10 per meal. Meals may be prepurchased — information is available with registration information on the District’s web site listed above. Basket drawings will also be held. Proceeds of the events benefit the Lake Shore Academy Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization. For questions or additional information please contact Marla Schifano Academy Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
USSF soccer referee course set for March 7
There will be a USSF entry level soccer referee course held Saturday, March 7 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Frewsburg SC Training Center, located at 31 Hughes Ave., Jamestown.
With this certification, new referees will be able to officiate nearly any level in any league available in the Southern Tier. The course consists of five hours of online training, followed by eight hours of classroom/field training. The cost is $75 for the class and includes state and national dues.
This class is for anyone at least 13 years old at the time of registration. It’s a hands-on class which provides an insightful way to look at the game.
Pre-registration is required. For instructions on how to signup, please contact Brayden Manzella at email@example.com
Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame banquet sold out
Chip Johnson, chairman, has announced that the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame’s 39th annual Induction Dinner, scheduled for Monday, Feb. 17, at Lakewood Rod & Gun Club, is sold out.
The inductees of the class of 2020 are George Bataitis, Bob Bender, Bob Goold, Christine (Carlson) Jenkins, Justin Johnson, Tim Nobles, Elly Norton, Mark Orlando and Mike Tramuta.
Also honored at the banquet will be nearly 50 high school, collegiate and community athletes. In addition, CSHOF Legacy Awards will be presented to 17 deserving individuals.