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Dog Pound wins Dunkirk Flag Football title

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The Dog Pound flag football team won three consecutive playoff games to go from the last seed of the playoffs to becoming the 2019 Dunkirk Flag Football Champions. Team MVP was Ladarren Watts. Pictured are: Mike Brown, Mario Shepherd, Richarda Huff, Alex Benejan, Lye Huff, Jimmie Fores, Nick ...

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Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Women’s A League — Individuals: JoAnne Arnold 173-183-166-522; Mary Butcher 191-163-510; Jackie Grant 163-160; Penny Haight 170; Judy Langworthy 234-184-175-593; Linda Powell 173; Deb Queer 161; Jane Rose 179-161; Shirley Salerno 160; Debbie Skinner ...

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Local sports schedule Mens Basketball D'Youville at Fredonia State, 7 p.m. Adult golf Wednesday Travel League Robert Calph earned his 15th tour victory of the season with the low round of 80 on a cold but sunny day at Pinehurst Golf Club in Westfield. Mike Wolfe was second with 83 and ...

Sunday’s letdown is why people doubted the Bills

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For everyone that was hoping the Buffalo Bills would prove the doubters wrong, Sunday was your worst nightmare. The Bills did just enough to blow the game against the league’s most disappointing team, the Cleveland Browns. Stephen Hauschka’s two missed field goals, including the game-tying ...

Devils hockey rallies from early deficit, tops Chatham

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Special to the OBSERVER PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Fredonia State scored seven unanswered goals, by seven different players, to rally past Chatham, 7-2, in non-conference men’s hockey Saturday night. The Blue Devils (1-2) erased a 2-0 deficit on goals by Ryan Dunner, Charlie Manley, Jacob ...

Local hunter tags a nice buck with a compound bow

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I would like to remind everyone that today is Veterans Day. Thanks goes out to those men and women who gave so much so we could enjoy our freedom. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo also reminds everyone that today is also a FREE fishing day in New York State. Anglers are encouraged to go out and enjoy ...

North Collins loses Far West Regional

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OBSERVER Staff Report HILTON — The North Collins Eagles suffered the same fate as every Section VI champion did this season, with a loss in the Far West Regional game against Section V’s Fillmore, by a score of 3-0 on Saturday afternoon at Hilton High School. With the loss, every Section ...

Blue Devils women get a ‘W’ in debut

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Special to the OBSERVER The Fredonia women’s basketball team opened its season with a 77-60 victory over Pitt-Bradford in Dods Hall on Saturday evening. Senior Anna Chiacchia led a balanced attack with 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting, and had seven steals. Freshman Maddy Miske made her ...

Polowy earns two firsts in tri-meet

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Special to the OBSERVER ALFRED — The Fredonia State women’s swim team defeated Alfred University, 158-98, in the Alfred University tri-meet on Saturday. They also competed against the University of Rochester, falling by a score of 213-74. McKayla Polowy had the Devils’ lone ...

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Announcements Dunkirk Elks Hoop Shoot scheduled for Nov. 23 The annual Hoop Shoot Contest sponsored by the Dunkirk Elks 922 is being held on Saturday, Nov. 23, in the Dunkirk High School auxiliary gymnasium. The hoop shoot will begin promptly at 9 a.m. Access to the auxiliary gym is by the ...

Barmore leads Wolfpack to Class D championship

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ORCHARD PARK — Cameron Barmore is one of the best all-around athletes in Western New York. He put that on display for all to see Saturday afternoon. The 6-foot-5 senior caught TD passes of 67 and 69 yards from Gerrit Hinsdale and John Swabik respectively to lift second-seeded ...

Wright leads Southwestern to Class C title

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ORCHARD PARK — The Southwestern Trojans took the “Wright” road to their first Section VI championship in eight years. Senior running back Tywon Wright rushed for 346 yards on 22 carries and scored five touchdowns to send Southwestern to a 53-21 victory over Wilson in the Class C title ...

Sheriffs’ championship wager to benefit hospital

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Chautauqua County Sheriff Jim Quattrone and Niagara County Sheriff Jim Voutour have placed a friendly wager on Saturday’s Section VI Class C football game between Southwestern and Wilson. No matter the result, the winner will be Oishei Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. Quattrone, a ...

Golfer’s Diary: The year of the people

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Every golf season has its own identity. Maybe it was the year of traveling all over the area to play different courses. Maybe it was the year when you finally figured out how to chip. Maybe it was the year when it rained every time you tried to play. Maybe it was the year when you finally ...

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Today’s local sports schedule Boys Soccer Far West Regional at Hilton H.S. Section V champion vs. North Collins, 1 p.m. Mens Hockey Fredonia State at Chatham, 7:10 p.m. Adult bowling Lucky Lanes Fumble League Bowling (Oct. 30) — The high team game was had by 3 Girls & A Guy ...