Busti, Celoron and Randolph finished in a three-way tie for the second half title in the Chautauqua County Trap League on Thursday. All three teams finished in a three-way tie for the first half title as well.
Busti and Randolph's match on Thursday needed to go to the 14th shooter in order to break the tie. Busti ended with a 686-685 victory to claim a share of the second half title. In other action, Celoron downed Carroll, 342-323.
Busti's Dick Starks, John Pearson, Charlie Brown and Kirk Decker, Randolph's Gary Sickles, Dale Speta, Ron Gunnell and D.M. Bifaro and Celoron's Dave Waterman all had perfect scores of 50 during the competition.
Sandy Rater and Tiffany Decker shared high lady honors with 48's, Tyler Chase and Andrew Hvizdzak shared high junior marks with 49's and Ben Paddock and Dalton Becker were high sub-juniors with 49's. Dave Straight and Brian Westerdahl were high vets with 49's, Starks was high senior vet with his 50 and Sickles was high super senior vet with his 50.
A league meeting will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday to discuss the upcoming shoot-off for the league championship. Here are the complete results from Thursday's round:
BUSTI (686): Dick Starks 50, Charlie Brown 50, John Pearson 50, Kirk Decker 50, Dave Straight 49, Tim Young 49, Dave Weber 49, Tyler Chase 49, Ben Paddock 49, Brian Westerdahl 49, Hod Edgreen 48, Bill Dallas 48, Bob Schilling 48, Jim Hannon 48
RANDOLPH (685): Gary Sickles 50, Dale Speta 50, Ron Gunnell 50, D.M. Bifaro 50, Andrew Hvizdzak 49, Shaun Russell 49, Skip Frazier 49, Red Clark 49, Bill Congdon 49, Joel France 49, Tom Boire 48, Al Staerr 48, Greg Grimm 48, Gary Sickles Jr. 47
CELORON (342): Dave Waterman 50, Danny Ficarra 49, Dalton Becker 49, Kevin Nicklas 49, Russ Wingard 49, George Powley 48, Jerry Willett 48
CARROLL (323): Jim Nowacki 48, John Foster 47, Dennis Corey 47, Jerry Linden 46, Sunny Linden 45, Chuck Travis 45, Mike Mackey 45
The Adam's Apple 5K Fun Run, benefitting the Sheffield First United Methodist Church (SUMC) Youth Group, in memory of Pastor Ralph Romine, will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, beginning at First United Methodist Church in Sheffield.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. The race is held in conjunction with the Johnny Appleseed Festival in Sheffield.
For pre-registration information, contact Kristen Joblon at (814) 203-6158 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Youngsville Wrestling Boosters are hosting their 4th Annual Golf Scramble Fundraiser at 9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at Cable Hollow Golf Course.
Registration fees are $60 per person.
To sign up a team, or for more information, call 563-1606.
Here is the varsity slate for county high school sports programs from Tuesday, Sept. 4, through Thursday, Sept. 6:
Boys Golf: Eisenhower at Rocky Grove, TBA
Warren home meet, 12 p.m.
Cross Country: Eisenhower at Seneca, 4 p.m.
Youngsville at Fort LeBoeuf/North East, 4 p.m.
Union City/Harbor Creek at Warren, 4:30 p.m.
Boys Soccer: Eisenhower at Oil City, 4 p.m.
Girls Tennis: Fairview at Warren, 4 p.m.
Girls Golf: Warren at Strong Vincent, 3:30 p.m.
Volleyball: Eisenhower at Mercyhurst Prep, 6 p.m.
Sheffield at Johnsonburg, 6 p.m.
WCCS at French Creek, 4:30 p.m.
Girls Soccer: Strong Vincent at Warren, 5 p.m.
Boys Golf: Eisenhower, Warren at Corry Invitational, 11:30 a.m.
Boys Soccer: Corry at Eisenhower, 4 p.m.
Warren at North East, 4 p.m.
Girls Tennis: Warren at Mercyhurst Prep, 4 p.m.
Girls Soccer: Eisenhower at Conneaut Valley, 4 p.m.
Warren at General McLane, 4 p.m.
Volleyball: Sheffield at Bradford, 6 p.m.
Youngsville at Tidioute Charter, 6 p.m.
Erie Bethel at WCCS, 4:30 p.m.