For the Record

Today’s H.S. Schedule

Boys Basketball

Class A-2

No. 5 Lake Shore (7-11) at No. 4 South Park (10-8)

Class B-2

No. 5 Akron (13-6) at No. 4 Fredonia (14-4)

Class C-1

No. 10 CVCS (9-10) at No. 2 Oracle Charter (17-1)

Class C-2

No. 8 Olmsted (9-10) at No. 1 Silver Creek (18-0)

No. 5 Westfield (13-6) at No. 4 MST Seneca (11-7), 6 p.m.

Class D

No 8 PVCS (7-12) at No. 1 Brocton (15-1)

No. 5 Ellicottville (8-10) at No. 4 North Collins (8-9)


NYSPHSAA Championships, in Albany

Adult Bowling

Lucky Lanes

Monday Night Mixed Couples – High team single: Dom Polski 649. High team series: Dom Polski 1,887. Other high scores: John Taber 263-599, Bob Paterson 229-585, Winfield Doner 559, Mike Wise 208-530, Mark Bartkowski 193, Jenn Logan 226-537, Carol Wise 168-182-170-520, Del Jusko 179, Kathy Briggs 173, Eleanore Pacos 171, Cheryl Doner 166, Diane Galarza 164

Monday Night Mixed Couples – High team series: Want To Be’s 1,854. High team single: Want To Be’s 657. Other high scores: Bob Paterson 223-211-223-657, Chris Delcamp 212-521, John Taber 231-209-200-640, Mike Wise 202, Merle Delcamp 506, Jenn Logan 184-171-171-526, Rebecca Skelly 170, Mary Benner 167, Betty Tallchief 163, Del Jusko 173-162.

Women’s A League – High team single: Just Us 661. High team series: Just Us 1,801. Other high scores: Debbie Skinner 182-184-193-559, JoAnne Arnold 177-164-160-501, Michele Fredrickson 163-168, Kim Kreger 198, Mary Austin 164, Roberta Patterson 191, Penny Haight 161, Joanie Rammelt 163-167, Rose Spicer 166, Jane Rose 163.

Women’s A League – High team single: Coughlan’s 623. High team series: Trio 1,781. Other high scores: JoAnne Arnold 167-167-195-529, Debbie Skinner 168-207-513, Jane Rose 177-184-506, Joanie Rammelt 195, Roberta Patterson 170, Rene Granata 186, Lorraine De Ponceau 168.



Little League

Brocton-Portland Little League will hold registration for the 2013 season at the Ahira Hall Memorial Library in Brocton on Tuesday, Feb. 26 from 6-7:30 p.m., and Saturday, March 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

T-ball is open to players ages 4-7 and both softball and baseball is available for ages 7-12. All players must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to registration, and first-time players must bring a copy of their birth certificate to sign-ups.

Teens and adults interested in coaching or volunteering with BPLL must provide a valid driver’s license and pass a background check.

For more information, contact Julie Putcher 785-9978.

Fredonia Little League

Fredonia Little League will hold registration for baseball and softball Saturday, Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to noon, and Wednesday, Feb. 27, from 6-9 p.m., in the Fredonia High School cafeteria.

Registration will be held for the following division: Boys’ and girls’ T-ball (ages 4-6), boys’ &’ girls Hathaway League (ages 6-8), Cerrie League baseball (ages 8-9) and Wright League baseball (ages 10-12).

In the softball division, registration will be held for teams in the Minor League (ages 79) and Major League (ages 10-12). New this year is Senior League Baseball for ages 1316.

You must be a resident of the Fredonia Central School District to register for any of the leagues.

The cost is $55 for the Wright, Cerrie, Hathaway and softball leagues and $40 for T-ball leagues. Senior League baseball is $60. There is a cap of $125 per family for players under 12. This cap does not include the fundraiser or Senior League play.

All new and returning players must register and a copy of a birth certificate is required for all new players.

Coaching and umpire applications will also be accepted at the registration sessions. All coaching applications, accompanied by a copy of a driver’s license, must be received by the FLL Board of Directors by March 4, in order to be considered for a coaching position.

If you have any questions, contact Mark Lutz at 679-8637.

Westfield Little

League Registration

Registration for the 2013 baseball season will be Tuesday, Feb. 26 and Thursday, Feb. 28 from 6-8 p.m. in the Westfield Academy and Central School cafeteria.

Baseball is open to those who will be 4 years old and will not reach 13 years of age before May 1, 2013. Softball is open to those who will be 9 years old and will not reach 13 years of age before Jan. 1, 2013.

All players must register with a parent or guardian present while newcomers must bring a copy of their birth certificate to registration. The fee is $35 per player for all age groups. Families with three or more players will pay a maximum of $100. Players must participate in the league fundraiser or pay the buyout fee.

Westfield Little League is also looking for volunteers to serve as managers, coaches and team parents during registration. Those interested will need to fill out a form and provide a copy of a valid driver’s license.

For more information, contact Matt Schumaker at 326-2255 or Trisha Hudson at 326-8337.

Hill, Selan to Be

Honored at Banquet

The 11th Annual Cattaraugus County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet will be held Saturday, March 23 at the Little Valley Legion beginning at 6 p.m. Each of the 12 school districts within the county have selected one outstanding individual to be honored at this year’s event.

Locally, Rich Hill from Cattaraugus and Lou “Looch” Selan from Gowanda will be inducted into the County Hall of Fame following a buffet dinner and introduction of previous inductees in attendance.

Hill has been a top official for high school basketball over the past 22 seasons. He was also a member of the 1972-73 undefeated Cattaraugus High School varsity basketball team that won the Section VI crown.

Selan was a member the Gowanda Tigers semi-pro football team that won the Western New York Championship in 1948. Lou was also a catcher for baseball and fast pitch softball town teams for many years. In 1966, he, along with Vic Witherell and Art Palumbo, were the original coaches for the Gowanda Jets midget football team. In 1968, the Jets won Gowanda’s first ever midget league Super Bowl championship.

Tickets for the event are $20 each and must reserved before March 15 by calling Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email

Dunkirk Baseball Spaghetti Dinner

There will be a spaghetti dinner on Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Dunkirk Moose from noon to 4 p.m.

All proceeds will benefit the Dunkirk varsity baseball program.

Tickets are available from any varsity parent, coach Frank Jagoda at the Middle School and at Matt’s News.

For more information, contact Jagoda at 785-4313.

Local Television

Akron at Fredonia

Boys Basketball

The No. 5 Akron at No. 4 Fredonia Section 6 Class B-2 boys quarterfinal basketball game will air tonight on Cable Access Channel 5 in Fredonia and Channel 19 in Dunkirk.

Ed Eaker will be joined on-air at 6:45 by color commentator Greg Krauza. Tip-off is set 7.

The winner advances to the semifinals on Monday or Tuesday at Buffalo State.