For The Record

Today’s H.S. Schedule

Boys Lacrosse

Amherst at Silver Creek


Olean at Dunkirk

Akron at Gowanda


Olean at Dunkirk

Fredonia at Westfield

CLCS at Pine Valley

Jamestown at Gowanda

Boys Tennis

Westfield at Fredonia

Youth Baseball

Dunkirk Little League T-Ball Division 2013

Team Rosters

Conservation Club: Carmine Acevedo, Kassidy Donisi, Isabella Kurek, Jackson Laurie, Matthew Pokoj, Dereck Reyes, Justin Rosario and Davon Strong. Coach Dan Laurie.

Dom Polski: Josiah Adorno, Kyle Augustin, Janaiya Cuyler, Lucas felt, Nadya Lebron, Nathen Morales, Dylan Ott and Gaberiel Valentine. Coach David Felt. Manager Jessica White.

Ellie’s Deli: Alyvia DeJesus, Yeriel Gutierrez, Hannah Leone, Denali Lockett, Aaliyah Morales, Janaya Nazario, Jayden Neallard and Jayla Pacheco. Coach Michelle DeJesus.

Fireman’s Local 616: Emma Ahlstrom, Nathan Carlson, Brady Keppel, Giada Kirell, Paige Perry, Kiya Stalter, Landon Thomas and Paul Trippy. Coach Tony Thomas Manager Jason Kirell

Lakeside Club: John Bache, Devonte Buchanan, Mya Carmona, Anthony Cosme, Joshua Lemanski, Kyra-Faye Mosley, DJ Odebralski, Thomas Shaffer and Kyla Ziegler. Coach Mike Lemanski. Manager Dennis Odebralski.

Moniuszko Club: Kiersten Gloss, Edward Jasinski, Alex Luczkowiak, Phenix Matthies, Gregory Orcutt, Gabriella Pagan, Issiah Ruiz, Joshua Smith and Andrew Wielgasz. Manager Randy Jasinski Jr.

One Stop Food Mart: Neyamiah Applewhite, Zakary Clark, Addison Helwig, Colin Luce, Aaron Macakanja, Brooke McCoy, Bryce McCoy and Jaelyn Wills. Manager Steve Helwig.

Western Division FCU: Angel Bialaszewski, Aundreya Buchanan, Olivia Cole, Anthony Dolce, Andrew Ellman, Danny Julian, Henri Leone and Isaac Williams. Manager Gary Hoth. Coach Lynn Hoth

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.

Southern Tier Bills Booster Club

The Southern Tier Bills Booster Club will hold a general meeting on Sunday at the Kosciuszko Club starting at 2 p.m.

Thursday Night Golf League at Vineyards Golf Course

A new Thursday night golf league at the Vineyard Golf Course on Berry Road will hold an informational meeting On Thursday, May 2.

For more information call Joe Kulig at 673-6581.

Adult Golf


Country Club

Tuesday Night Men’s League – Steve Wintersteen 33, Todd Fenton 36, Darren Mangine 36, Rick Roos 36, Sean Helmer 38, Brad Kelly 38, Tim Bulger 39, John Crossley 39, Jeff House 39, Rod Lind 39, Scott Smith 39.

Closest to the pin hole: House (No. 15). Low net: House 29. Skins: Rod Lind (No. 13, birdie; No. 18, eagle) and House (No. 15, birdie).

Local Television

Sports Rap

to Air Tonight

Sports Rap, with host Ed Eaker, will air tonight beginning at 7 p.m., on Cable Access Channel 12 in Dunkirk and Channel 5 in Fredonia.

Join Eaker as he talks about the local and national sports topics with commentators Jim Bunge, Rich Catalano and Bob Patterson.