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Cable Hollow golfer belies his age

Ray Carlson admits that it’s hard for him to sit still, but except for an occasional short road trip in the car he and his wife, Kathleen, have been pretty much confined to their Edgewood Communities apartment on the Lutheran campus in Jamestown the last three months because of the ...

’Boro bound

Alex Card came from a Southwestern football program with a winning tradition rivaled by few in the area. So when he signed with NCAA Division II St. Anselm College out of high school, Card wanted to be part of the solution for the Hawks. St. Anselm hadn’t had a winning record since the ...

Golf results

AKELEY, Pa. — Chick Bello and Jim Leaskey shared low-gross honors with a 38, while Dick Cracker and Topper Westerdahl tied for low net with a 30 in the Friday Morning Men’s Senior League at Cable Hollow Golf Course. Eastern Division: The Duffers 45.4, Schwab’s Copiers 43, Pete’s Team ...

Frewsburg’s Grey released by D’backs

About three times a week, Connor Grey heads over to the Robert H. Jackson Athletic Complex to work out. All alone, the 6-foot-1 right-hander throws a few baseballs into a net, goes and picks them up, and repeats the process again. He doesn’t throw just any baseballs. Grey throws a ...

The day Blass recalled his time with Bucs

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article appeared in The Post-Journal on April 29, 2014, the day after former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Steve Blass spoke at the Conewango Club in Warren. Former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Steve Blass had a “homecoming” on Monday when he was the speaker at ...

Buddy system

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article first appeared in The Post-Journal on June 18, 2017, detailing a special relationship between a 12-year-old boy and a member of the Jamestown Expos of the New York-Pennsylvania League. More than 30 years later, that summer of 1989 still resonates with ...

Senior Day — Shelby Proctor

Parents: John and Carol Proctor. Spring Sport: Trap. Coach: Denise Myers, Kenny Anderson and Ed Pennington. Other Sports: Volleyball and basketball. Favorite sports memories: Spending so much time with and creating so many memories with my best friends, the fun bus rides, singing all ...

Senior Day — Devin Navaroli

Parents: Don and LaTroy Navaroli Spring Sport: Track and field Position: Distance and mid-distance Coach: Kevin Dustin Other Sports: Soccer, cross country Favorite thing about being involved in sports: Challenging yourself and setting goals. What I will miss the most about high ...

Conewango Valley CC Member-Member winners

Conewango Valley Country Club held its annual Member-Member tournament on Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24. Pictured above are the champions John Zawacki and George Adams. Second place went to Dr. Bob Follett and Bob Metzgar who beat the third-place team of Austin Stoddard and Dr. Ray ...

Lake Erie Speedway postpones June 6 event

NORTH EAST, Pa. — Lake Erie Speedway, Race of Champions Modified Series and Midwest Compact Series management have postponed the June 6 event at Lake Erie Speedway, which featured the Race of Champions Sportsman Modifieds, Race of Champions Super Stocks, the event also included the Midwest ...

Golf Results

Results of the Youngsville Area Senior Golf League held at Maplehurst Country Club on Tuesday, May 26: 1st-place ross: Pete Hofert (38) 2nd-place gross: Tim Sandberg (39) 3rd-place gross: Denny Howe (40) 1st-place net: Pete Hofert (32) 2nd-place net: Fred Carder, Marty Yucha ...

Senior Day — Walker Kyler

Today’s senior is Walker Kyler of the Sheffield track and field team: Parents: Amanda and Chris Kyler Spring sport: Track Events: Javelin, 300 hurdles Coach: Julie Finch, Jason Snell Other sports: Football and basketball Favorite sports memories: Bus rides What is your favorite ...

Fanning out as Tarp Skunks’ general manager

Last July, Frank Fanning was introduced as the general manager of the Jamestown entry in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League. “My personal expectations I think are aligned with what (the fans expect),” Fanning said that sun-splashed day during a press conference held at home plate ...

Briefs…

Golf Results Results of the Senior Men’s Friday Golf League held at Cable Hollow Golf Course: Chick Bellow’s 39 was low gross while Alan Ludwick, Tim Ford and Jim Leaskey shared low net at 36. Team Standings Eastern Division: Schwab’s Copiers (23), Maple Place Farms (22.5), The ...

MAXIMUM EFFORT

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article, another in the “Remember When?” series, first saw the light of day on July 2017. BUSTI — As Max Blair tooled around McKean County Raceway one evening in June, his in-car camera was compromised when a clump of mud fastened itself to the lens ...

Senior Day — Alexis Courtney

Today’s senior is Alexis Courtney of the Eisenhower softball team: Parents: Shaun and Danette Courtney Spring sport: Softball Position: Pitcher Uniform No.: 18 Coach: Rich Pascuzzi Other sports: Basketball Favorite memories: Bus rides, McDonald’s stops, making the all-star ...

Warren Little League cancels 2020 season

The Warren County Youth Baseball Association was looking to take a big step forward in 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic has thwarted that effort. “It was a very hard decision but our Board of Directors has determined that it is necessary to cancel our 2020 Little League season,” the WCYBSA ...

Change in direction

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story first saw the light of day in 2018 when Bear Lake resident Chub Frank was interviewed following his induction into the Dirt Track Racing Hall of Fame. This is part of a regular “Remember When” series. BEAR LAKE, Pa. — The first weekend in May was one ...

Senior Day — Jared Martone

Today’s senior is Jared Martone of the Eisenhower track & field team: Parents: Ed and Jill Martone. Spring sport: Track & Field. Events: 100-meter dash, 4x100 relay, triple jump. Coach: Coach Beach and Coach Harris. Other sports: Soccer and basketball. Favorite sports ...

Tellmann’s Baseball Journey Is Remarkable

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story first saw the light of day in November 2019 when Warren native Tom Tellmann spoke to a lunchtime gathering in Jamestown. This is part of a regular “Remember When” series. Tom Tellmann stepped to the podium at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel earlier this ...