For the Record

Adult Baseball

Jamestown Old Timers

Close Out 2014 Season

The Old Timers closed out their 2014 50-plus season last weekend in Youngstown, Ohio. The American Division kicked off a double-elimination tourney Saturday afternoon with No. 5 seed Jamestown facing off against No. 2 seed Chester, W.Va. Chester outhit the Old Timers 20 to six, resulting in a 14-0 shutout to put Jamestown into the loser’s bracket. Donny Watts and Ron Thomas each had two hits for the Old Timers.

Later Saturday, Jamestown outlasted No. 4 seed Youngstown, 4-2, in extra innings to stay alive and move into the second round of games Sunday. The Old Timers had 18 hits in the game, led by Thomas going 4 for 4 and Sammy Spera, Wade Nelson and Steve Camarata each with three hits. Spera picked up the win on the mound.

Returning Sunday, the Old Timers faced No. 3 seed Greenville. Jamestown’s offense was outmatched in hits 19 to seven, resulting in a 15-2 loss to close out the season.

The Old Timers would like to thank their fans and patrons for a great 2014 season. Club members are reminded of the annual raffle drawing and breakfast at Friendly’s Restaurant on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 9 a.m.

Adult Golf

Hillview Golf Course

Thursday Morning Open League – Low scores: A Division: Pat Lancor 37, Tony Nicosia 39, Bob Adams 41, Pat Mackowiak 41, Jim Klemens 42, Sam Speziale 42, Kerry Murphy 42. B Division: George Corbin 43, Walt Koba 44, Paul Olkowski 46, Domenic LaMattina 46, Bob Manning 47. C Division: Battles Battaglia 47, George Allessi 47, Bob Welch 47, John Binkowitz 48, Dave Taber 49. D Division: Joe Bifaro 49, Ange Leone 50, Jaime Galarza 50, Rich Cieslewicz 50.

Skins: A Division: Lancor (No. 3), Nicosia (Nos. 2 & 6). B Division: Corbin (No. 2), Olkowski (No. 4), LaMattina (No. 9). C Division: Welch (Nos. 2 & 4). D Division: Jaime Galarza (No. 4), Cieslewicz (No. 3), Bifaro (No. 9).

Closest to the pin on No. 5 – Koba. Top Points: Welch 24, Nicosia 24, Koba 22, Lancor 12, Corbin 8, Olkowski 8, LaMattina 8, Cieslewicz 7, Galarza 7, Bifaro 7.

Sugar Hill Golf Course

Dunkirk Moose Thursday Night Golf League – Low scores: Nate Mages 36, Doug Rylowicz 40, Bob Adams 41, Rick Bauza 42, Brian Christina 45, Phil Maslak 46, Pat Mackowiak 46, Mike Rylowicz 47, Tom Lesch 47, Glenn Mann 47, Gordy Haight 48 and Rick Ludemann 50.

Closest to the pin: Todd Fryberger (No. 8). Skins: Mages (No. 9).


Lucky Lanes Junior Bowlers

Registration for the 2014-15 season will be held on Sept. 6, 7, 13 and 14 at Lucky Lanes. Registration runs from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. each day.

This year’s registration fee is only $10. Youth bowler ages range from 4 to 20 years old as of Aug. 1. Teams may be all boys, all girls, or mixed and leagues will start on Sept. 20. New and returning bowlers must register.

All bowlers from age six to 20 will have their choice of bowling on the 10 a.m. or the 1 p.m. shift each Saturday. Bowlers ages 4 and 5 will participate in the Bumper Buddies League, which bowls at 1 p.m. on Saturdays.

Visit for more information or call Greg Haase at 785-3058 or

NCCYHA High School Ice Hockey Tryouts Being Held

Northern Chautauqua County Youth Hockey Association is holding tryouts for the 2014-15 high school varsity and jayvee ice hockey teams. The tryouts are being held Sept. 14, from 5:45 to 7:15 p.m., at Steele Hall Ice Arena on the SUNY Fredonia campus.

Every player in the Dunkirk, Fredonia and surrounding communities are welcome to try out. Players must be enrolled in high school this coming school year while eighth graders must pass a physical if selected for a team.

All players are asked to bring a $10 tryout fee, plus a dark and a light jersey with a name on them. For more information, go to

Gowanda Soccer, Touch Football, Softball Begin in September

The Gowanda youth co-ed soccer and touch football programs will return this fall. On five consecutive Monday nights beginning Sept. 8, soccer for children in grades K-7 will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the George Dispenza Memorial Field on Broadway Road. Co-ed touch football will be held at the same location and time on five consecutive Wednesday nights beginning Sept. 10 for children in grades 3 through 7.

After a four-year hiatus, adult men’s recreational softball games will also be held at the same site each Tuesday night beginning Sept. 9 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. This will precede the 16th Annual Slowpitch tournament slated for Saturday, Sept. 6.

Call Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email for more information.

Bowlers Needed for

Wednesday Night Classic

The Wednesday Night Classic will be held at Lakeview Lanes in Silver Creek. Three-person teams or individuals, handicap. $1,000 added prize money, best-paying league in the Association. Many lane renovations, starts on Sept. 3. Call PJ at 785-1265.

Black Watch Soccer

Black Watch Southern Tier Soccer Club is looking for girls ages 8-10 years old to participate in the New York State West Youth Soccer Association sponsored Expressway Fall League.

If interested, contact