For The Record

Today’s High School?Sports Schedule

Tuesday,?April 23

Boys Lacrosse

Amherst at Gowanda

Silver Creek at Lake Shore


CVCS at Salamanca

Forestville at Maple Grove

Westfield at Brocton

PVCS at Frewsburg


Forestville at Maple Grove

Westfield at Brocton

Track & Field

ALCS at Dunkirk

Westfield at C-LV

CLCS, Falconer at Frewsburg

West Valley at CVCS

Boys Tennis

Salamanca at Westfield

Southwestern at Fredonia

Boys Golf

Jamestown, Olean at Dunkirk

Fredonia at Falconer

Girls Golf

Jamestown at Dunkirk

Adult Pool

Gowanda APA League

Standings as of April 21 – 8-Ball Assassins, Ronnie’s Crazy 8’s, Da Wicked Skibbies, Legion Machines, Jamestown St. Marauders and Jamestown Tavern.

Top Gun: Darrel Stuck is first in the Purple Tier. Mike Harris and Doug Pine are tied for first in the Red Tier. Richard Vosburgh is first in the Yellow Tier. Tony Baez is first in the Blue Tier.

For more information, contact David Covert. Division Rep, at 698-2291.


1st Annual Erie 2 BOCES School Wellness Committee Golf Tournament

The first annual Erie 2 BOCES School Wellness Committee Golf Tournament will be held on June 25 at Tri-County Country Club. Anyone interested is asked to pre-register by June 1.

The cost is $75 per golfer, or $300 per foursome. Hole sponsorships are available for $100.

The tournament, which will use a scramble format with a shotgun start at noon, will include 18 holes of golf, lunch at the turn and dinner after the tournament. There will be a cash bar available.

Prizes will be awarded to the winning team, as well as for longest drives closest to the pin on Par 3’s. There will also be a Chinese auction and a 50/50 raffle.

To register, contact Bob Spino at 574-9019, or via email at

Vineyards Golf Wednesday Morning Ladies Purple Posse League

The Purple Posse will have a season kickoff luncheon on Wednesday May 1 at 11:30 a.m. at Bob Evans Restaurant.

Plans for the 2013 League will be discussed. Call Marcia Casella at 672-2673 or Janet Guenther at 672-2282 to make reservations for the luncheon or any questions.

The league will begin play Wednesday, May 8, meeting at 9:30 a.m. and teeing off at 10 a.m.

All skill levels are welcome, join any time. Keep watching the OBSERVER for more info.

Annual Crouse 5K

The 14th Annual Crouse 5K Challenge in Gowanda is scheduled for Saturday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m.

The race will start and finish at the Gowanda American Legion, 10 Legion Drive.

Proceeds will be used for the Gowanda Central School Dennis Crouse, Sr. Scholarship Fund and the Blue by U Youth Track Club program.

Entry forms and information can be obtained from the following: via email: website: or phone 860-8782.

High School Baseball Showcase games

Chautauqua Lake Central School, with the assistance of the Chautauqua County Baseball Umpires Association, will once again sponsor the High School Baseball Showcase on April 26-27 at Russell E. Diethrick Park in Jamestown.

This is the seventh year of the resurrection of the Baseball Showcase which was conceived in the 1980s and will feature 12 high school baseball teams from Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties in a schedule of six games over the two-day period.

The Showcase gives local high school players an opportunity to play in a professional baseball stadium.

The schedule for the Baseball Showcase is as follows:

Friday, April 26

4:30 p.m. Westfield at Chautauqua Lake League

7:30 p.m. Allegany Limestone at Southwestern – League

Saturday, April 27

10 a.m. Randolph vs. West Valley Non-League

1 p.m. Panama vs. Brocton Non-League

4 p.m. Ripley vs. Pine Valley – Non League

7 p.m. Falconer vs. Maple Grove Non League

A gate fee of $1 for students (K-12) and senior citizens, and $2 for adults will be charged to help Chautauqua Lake Baseball, to add to the Umpires Association Baseball Scholarship Fund and to offset some of the costs of operating the Showcase.