For the Record

Today’s Local Sports Schedule

Wednesday,?Sept. 3

Boys Soccer

Falconer at Westfield-Brocton

West Valley at PVCS

Girls Soccer

Frewsburg at Fredonia

PVCS at North Collins

Girls Volleyball

Fredonia at Silver Creek


Gowanda Youth soccer,

football begins in September

The Gowanda youth five week co-ed soccer and touch football programs will begin during the second week in September.

The soccer program for children in grades K-7 will commence on Monday, Sept. 8 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The touch football program, which is open to children in grades 3-7, will begin two nights later, on Sept. 10 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Both programs will be held at the George Dispenza Memorial Field on Broadway Road.

Call Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email to register.

Southern Tier Bills Boosters

The Southern Tier Bills Booster Club will watch the Buffalo Bills take on the Chicago Bears on Sunday at the First Ward Falcon Club.

Roast beef sandwiches will be provided at halftime.

Members may bring a dish to pass.

Fredonia Little League

The Fredonia Little League Board elections will be held Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 7 p.m., at the American Legion, located on East Main Street, Fredonia.

Board positions are open. All current board members, managers, coaches, all interested parents and community members are urged to attend.

Gary Tripp Memorial

Golf Tournament

The Gary Tripp Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13, at Shorewood Country Club.

There will be prizes or games at each hole, with a banquet and awards ceremony scheduled to be held at the Kosciuszko Club following the golf.

Thirty foursomes will compete for the title this year while there will be 40 hole sponsors. Sponsorships are still available and anyone interested should contact Fred Tripp at 785-7953 or Jim Pasierb at 366-1525.

Raffle tickets are still available from any committee member, including Tripp or Pasierb. Prizes will include a 39-inch high-definition television, a Shults Resale car detailing package, a Russell’s dinner and overnight package for two and a stone fire pit with a party bucket. Winners need not be present to claim their prize.

Monies raised from past tournaments have been used to establish an annual Gary Tripp Colorectal Cancer Research Fund at Roswell Park, as well as an annual GTMGT Dunkirk High School scholarship and an annual donation to the GTMGT SUNY Fredonia scholarship.

Adult Golf

Gowanda Country Club

Ladies League – Scramble results:?First place:?Maryann?Hoisek, Jan Parker and Dawn Zopp 35. Second place:?Lynn Gotsch,?Joni Jackson, Donna Colletta and Helene Walgus 37. Third place:?Marybeth?Hourihan, Janae Frascella, Gail Kaney and Margaret Pentasuglio 37. Fourth place:?Trudy Jackson,?Lois Piscitelli and Andrea Parshall 37.

Chautauqua Golf Course

McDonald’s Senior Tour – The following are the top scores for the tour, which uses the Stableford Scoring System: A Flight (white tees): Shelly Grant +7, Bill Cross +4, Randy Carlson +2. Low gross: Grant 72. B Flight (white tees): Terry Carlson +4, Paul Edson +2, Jack Saullo +2. Low gross: Bill Derby 94, Dennis Richards 94. A Flight (gold tees): Bob Wood +5, Andy Scalise +3, Jim Szwejbka +2. Low gross: Wood 77. B Flight (gold tees): Sam Speziale +5, Bill Greenwood +1, Ray Calligan +1. Low gross: Speziale 87. C Flight (gold tees): Charlie Stafford +4, Jim Fincher +2, Bob Painter +2. Low gross: Dave Snyder 94. D Flight (gold tees): Ed Potter +11, Jim Polvino +4, Harold Eckwahl +1. Low gross: Craig Underwood 99.

Closest to the pin: Carl Sandstrom (No. 4), Bill Baglia (No. 6), Don Volk (No. 8), Joe Palermo (No. 12), Jim Fincher (No. 15).