For the Record

Adult Golf

Hillview Golf Course

Thursday Morning Open League – Stephen Raghunath 38, Joe Piwowarski 39, Walt Koba 40, Bob Manning 42, Sam Speziale 43, Paul Olkowski 43,

B Division: Ken Kaus 43, Brian Manning 43, Mike Willoughby 44, Domenic Lamattina 44, Terry Presto 45, Mike Manzella 45, Rick Manning 45,

C Division: Jim Klemens 46, Jake Lilly 46, Bunk Stuczynski 46, Bob Welch 46, Rich Cieslewicz 47, Ernie Kuzdale 47,

D Division: Joe Bifaro 48, Dave Taber 49, John Binkowitz 51, Charlie Dietzen 51.

Skins: B Division: Mike Willoughby (No. 1), Brian Manning (No. 7), Mike Manzella (No. 8), Rick Manning (No. 3). C Division: Jake Lilly (No. 4), Bob Welch (No. 8). D Division: John Binkowitz (No. 6). Closest to the pin Rich Cieslewicz (No. 5). Top points: John Binkowitz 48, Cieslewicz 29, Jake Lilly 24, Bob Welch 24, Brian Manning 12, Mike Willoughby 12, Mike Manzella 12, Rick Manning 12.

Vineyards Golf Course

Tuesday Night Men’s Golf League – Low scratch scores: Dave Criscione 37, Stephen Raghunath 39, Joe Conti Sr. 39, Bob Tripp 39. Low net score: Les Ludemann 30, Luke Johnson 31, Criscione 31, Don Cotton 32, Jess Marino 32.

Skins: Reno Oliverie (No. 1), Cotton (No. 3), Sam Conti (No. 7). Closest to the pin: Criscione (No. 1), Jason Ferguson (No. 9).

Gene Andolina League – Low scratch scores: Dan Allessi 35, Dave Criscione 36, Chuck Alessi 36,

Joe Bifaro 37, John Bongiovanni 38, Sam Tabone 38, Bob Tripp 39.

Low handicap scores: Steve Gloss 27, Joe Bifaro 30, Bob Tripp 30, Jim DeJoe 31, Chuck Cowen 31, Sam Tabone 31, Mike Rosario 32, Joe Favata 32, Dave Criscione 32.

Scratch skins: Chuck Alessi (No. 1).

Handicap skins: Steve Gloss (No. 2), Chuck Alessi (No. 7), Ed Wilson (No. 8).

Closest to the pin: Tom McTigue (No. 3), Steve Gloss (No. 9).

Cassadaga Country Club

Wednesday Night Ladies League – Low scores: Annita Luce 46, Connie Dugas 47, Linnea Nichols 48, Lori Danforth 48, Cindy Chimera 48, Michelle Helmer 48, Jodi Hoffman 48, Sue Grace 49, Gayle McKinney 49, Pat Kaus 49.

Best ball: McKinney and Janet Meyer 24, Laura Wintersteen and Stacy Wintersteen 26, Mary Haight and Danforth 28, Judy Wallin and Dianne Cornell 28, Nancy Mangine and Linda Roos 29, Marcia Sherwood and Sharon Harrington 30, Tara Hayes and Jodi Fanara 30, Luce and Chimera 31, Peggy Walker and Erin Loomis 31, Helmer and Donna Frost 31, Grace and Connie Dugas 32, Jodi Hoffman and Melissa Kelly 32, Bev Cross and Deb McCown.

Closest to the pin: Annita Luce.

Thursday Night Men’s Golf League – Tom Gauronski 35, Scott Johnson 38, Kerry Murphy 38, Rob Kahle 39, Ron Mason 40,Joe Tramuta 40, Mike Schwertfager 40, Chip White 40, Josh Brumagin 41, Don Meder 41, Dan Butts 42, Harry Eppinger 42, Kent Marsh 42, Bob Smith 42.

Low net: Gauronski 32. Closest to the pin hole: Kahle. Skins: Marsh (No. 12, birdie), Ernie Kuzdale (No. 14, eagle).

Gowanda Country Club

Gowanda Country Ladies League – Low gross was taken by Joyce Bigelow at 44 followed by Kim Grier 45, Priscilla Graupman, Jan Parker and Lynn Gotsch all at 49. Low net went to Marilyn Schreiber with a 33, second was Gail Kaney at 36, Donna Colletta took third at 37 and Tina Frascella and Dawn Zopp tied at 39.


Gary Tripp Memorial

Golf Tournament

The Gary Tripp Memorial Golf Tournament (GTMGT) plans are being finalized. The 2013 tournament is set for Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Shorewood C.C. in Dunkirk with sign-ins starting at 10 a.m., lunch at 11 a.m. and a shotgun start at noon. There will be prizes and/or games at each hole. The banquet and awards ceremony will follow at the Kosciuszko Club after which the band “US” will be performing.

Registration forms for golfers have been mailed to all 2012 Captains. Sponsor letter and forms have been sent out as well. Golfers may also get forms and sign up at the Kosciuszko Club on Nevins St. with an $80 fee for each participating golfer. Extra Sponsor forms will also be available at the club. Questions? Contact Fred Tripp at 785-7953 or Jim Pasierb at 366-1525.

Raffle tickets are available to the public and golfers for an i-Pod, a functional glass putter and a fold up shelter with four sling back chairs. Monies raised from the past four tournaments have been used to establish an annual Gary Tripp Colorectal Cancer Research Fund at Roswell Park, an annual GTMGT Dunkirk High School scholarship and an annual GTMGT SUNY Fredonia scholarship.

Fredonia 14-U, 12-U

Travel Softball Tryouts

Tryouts for the Fredonia 14-U and 12-U travel softball team will be held on Sept. 7.

Girls trying out for the 14-U team will be on the field at 10 a.m., while those trying out for the 12-U team will be on the field at 12:30 p.m.

All interested players must have turned no older than 12 or 14 by Jan. 1, 2013.

All area softball players are welcome. For more information, contact Jesse Beers at 467-7380.

Gowanda Soccer and Touch Football Begin in September

There will be two sports programs offered for Gowanda and surrounding area youths this fall that will begin on Sept. 9 and 11, respectively.

On Monday, Sept. 9, the co-ed soccer program for children ages 5-13 will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the George Dispenza Memorial Field on Broadway Road. This program will run for five consecutive Monday nights. Basic skills, group drills and games will take place each week.

On Wednesday, Sept. 11, a touch football program will take place at the same place and time. This program, for children ages 8-13, will run for five consecutive Wednesday nights. Instruction will be given each week on specific skills to include: Throwing, catching, punting and kicking a football. Organized games according to age level will be held following the drill sessions.

For more information or to register for each program, please call Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email

Tryouts for Dunkirk-Fredonia Steelers

set for Sept. 8

Tryouts for the Dunkirk-Fredonia Steelers high school hockey team will be held on Sunday, Sept. 8, from 4-5 p.m., at the Steele Hall Ice Arena.

There will be a $40 fee for all players trying out. Players must be in grades 8 through 12 to be eligible, and all eight-grade players must pass a physical fitness test.

Players are encouraged to bring a light and dark jersey with their name and number on it.

For any questions, call Rod at 672-6911.

NCCYHA Steelers

Announce Registration

Registration for the NCCYHA Steelers – for both boys and girls aged 4-18 – is being held online at For more information, call Beth at 679-8342, or by email at

Try Hockey Free

Set for Sept. 7

There will be a Try Hockey For Free event on Sept. 7 at the Steele Hall Ice Arena, from 1-2:30 p.m. Equipment is provided for the first 80 participants.

Contact Mark at 716-404-9656 to reserve a spot.