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Rivalry sweep

FREDONIA — Marissa Cash served up six aces to lead Fredonia past Dunkirk, 25-17, 25-15, 25-13, in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association girls volleyball action. Cash also had four kills and three blocks while Anna Valone had three aces and 11 kills for the Hillbillies (3-2). Gina ...

Sabres send Hall to Bruins

BUFFALO — Forward Taylor Hall hopes a fresh start with the Boston Bruins can boost his confidence after three dreadful months with the Buffalo Sabres. The opportunity to join a team making a late-season playoff push should help after the NHL’s 2018 MVP was acquired by the Bruins on ...

Two Pine Valley girls earn First-Team honors in D2 East

The Ellicottville Eagles have come away with two top awards for the 2021 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 East All-Star Team. Dalayla Alexander has been named the league Player of The Year as a freshman, averaging 13.3 points per game. Eagles head coach Chelsea Cole has ...

Reagle, Rini homer in JCC sweep Saturday

The bats were hard at work this past Saturday as the Jamestown Community College baseball team swept visiting Corning Community College. The Jayhawks (5-4, 1-3 WNYAC) were deadlocked with the Barons after two innings of action before winning Game 1 7-2. In the bottom of the third, freshman ...

Jayhawks have tough weekend on diamond

Looking to avoid a season sweep, the Jamestown Community College softball team dropped a pair of games Sunday afternoon to Corning Community College at the Fireman’s Field in Lakewood. The Jayhawks (0-6, 0-2 WNYAC) started to find their bats in their home-opener, collecting five hits in the ...

Bowling

Bobek’s had the high team series with a 2,491 while Rock N Rollers had the high team game with a 916 during Fumble League action March 31 at Lucky Lanes. High individual games were turned in by: Tony Mistretta (246), Mark Pati (222), Chuck Richardson (201), Devon Mistretta (187), Kathy ...

Monday night league at Vineyards GC has openings

The Vineyards Golf Course plans to start the Monday Night Utility Golf League on May 10. A meet and greet will be held Monday, May 3 at 4 p.m. to go over playing rules and starting times. A round of golf will also be played that night to get reacquainted with the course. As in past years, ...

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE

Today’s Schedule Girls High School Volleyball Chautauqua Lake at Silver Creek, 6:30 p.m. Brocton at Clymer/Sherman, 6:30 p.m. Cassadaga Valley at Maple Grove, 6:30 p.m. Panama at Westfield, 6:30 p.m.

Fredonia holds off Golden Cougars

FALCONER — The Fredonia Hillbillies football (1-1) team came out on top with their first victory of the season, a 12-10 decision over Cassadaga Valley/Falconer in a Class C South game at Bill Race Field on Saturday. It was not pretty and it definitely was not easy, but Coach Greg Sherlock ...

Larson comes up huge for Black Knights

SILVER CREEK — Sean Helmer admitted it took a while for Silver Creek/Forestville to “get used to playing football” again after having a pause to the start of its season. But, boy, did the Black Knights make up for lost time. Sparked by five touchdowns by Hunter Larson and 534 yards in ...

Rich leads Travel League golf

RUSSELL, Pa. — Jeff Rich shot the low round of 81 to lead the Wednesday Night Travel League at Cable Hollow Golf Course, besting Wayne Stoughton and Ed Tofil by 1 stroke. Rich and Bill Aldrich tied for the low front nine with 40 while Tofil led the back nine with 39. In the B Flight, Mick ...

Fredonia State teams take to the road

GENESEO — Fredonia State men’s and women’s track & field competed over the weekend in the SUNY Geneseo Roundtable Invitational. On Friday, Toby Onuoha finished third in the men’s long jump with a leap of 12.80 meters (42 feet). On Saturday, Eleanor Clarke had SUNYAC qualifying ...

Kickoff return, long run boost Hillbillies; Black Knights victorious

Long touchdown runs by Dom Gullo and Nick Whitfield in the second half led the Fredonia Hillbillies past Falconer-Cassadaga Valley, 12-10, in Falconer. After trailing 3-0 after a fairly uneventful first half, Gullo scored the first touchdown on the second-half kickoff. Whitfield added the ...

Olean scores late to knock off Dunkirk

For a majority of Friday night’s contest between the Olean Huskies and Dunkirk Marauders, the two teams either played at a deadlock, or the Marauders held a lead, but two big plays was all it took for Olean to come out on top, with the dagger being scored in the waning seconds. The Huskies ...

Westfield’s Swanson is CCAA D2 West first-team pick; Wassink is POY

The Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West boys basketball All-Star teams were announced this week, with Hunter Wassink earning Player-of-the-Year honors. The Clymer senior averaged 17 points, 3.6 assists, 3.6 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game, leading the Pirates to a ...

Sunshine, warm temps greet fishermen

Spring-like weather has finally returned to Western New York and the residents are heading outdoors to enjoy it. Sunshine and temperatures in the 70s is having a positive impact on people and wildlife. Even the wind has been cooperating, allowing for some offshore fishing on Lake Erie. ...

Randolph hands Panama its first volleyball loss

RANDOLPH — Randolph (3-2, 3-1) girls volleyball had plenty of reasons to celebreate on Friday night after handing Panama (4-1, 4-1) its first loss of the season, 25-21, 25-18, 25-22,in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association East Division play. Eve Adams led the winners with 10 kills, ...

Silver Creek plays Timon today

Two late changes have been announced for this week’s Section VI football schedule. Today’s game between Randolph and Timon has been canceled, and Timon will instead meet Silver Creek at Dunkirk High School at 4 p.m. Also, Alden will travel to face Gowanda/Pine Valley at 7 p.m. on Monday night.

Panama upends Brocton in volleyball

BROCTON — Panama (4-0, 4-0) was a 25-10, 25-6, 25-10 winner over Brocton (0-4, 0-4) in CCAA North Division play Thursday. Leading Panama was Ashlyn Harvey with six kills, one block, three points and three aces; Mandy Brink had three kills, 18 points, six aces; and Maddie Johnson added 12 ...