Golf leagues

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WESTFIELD — Ryan Swanson’s 34 led the Brocton Legion Post 434 Wednesday Night Men’s League at Pinehurst Golf Course. Carter Stetson and Chandler Smith had net 31s. Jason Nusom and Dave Meadows Sr. earned closest to the pin honors. Bob Remington won the prize hole. Smith earned two ...

High school soccer officials needed

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The Chautauqua and Cattaraugus high school soccer officials are in need of referees to join their soccer association. Meetings and classes will start Aug. 26 via zoom. For more information, contact German Lesmes at leser22@gmail.com or at 716-785-7087.

Weekend success

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The first Bart’s Cove Walleye Invitational was a success, despite the best efforts of Mother Nature ... again. Chairmen Mark Mohr and Joel Ruggerio received an offer from Bart’s Cove to hold its two-day walleye contest at its facility on Lake Erie. The BCWI is patterned after the ...

Geneva trims Skunks

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JAMESTOWN — For a few moments Friday night, it seemed like the Jamestown Tarp Skunks might have a little more magic in their bats. Then in the blink of an eye, it was over. The inning. The game. And the Tarp Skunks’ inaugural season in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball ...

A special night for a walk to a special place

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JAMESTOWN — I walked to Diethrick Park on Friday. On any other day, it would take me five minutes, but late yesterday afternoon I decided to take the scenic route. So at just before 6 p.m. I ventured up Dearing Avenue to Frink Avenue where I made a left turn. Upon reaching the third house ...

Mother Nature continues to impact offshore fishing

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Rainfall, wind and the threat of thunderstorms have made this past week a catch-when-catch can scenario. There is another factor that may be having an impact on the fish bite, too — a full moon phase. My charter captain friend, Lance Ehrhardt of Sassafras Charters, used to say that the full ...