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Sheffield runs at Cameron County

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EMPORIUM — Sheffield’s boys track and field was a 92-26 winner over host Cameron County on Tuesday, but fell to Coudersport, 89-36. Leading the boys was sophomore Lucas McNeal, who took home the high jump with a height of 5 feet, 6 inches and the long jump with a mark of ...

Eisenhower boys, girls split their two meets

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The Eisenhower boys and girls track and field teams split their first two meets of the 2021 season. The girls defeated Northern Potter, 97-34, and lost to Kane, 87-56. The boys, meanwhile, knocked off Northern Potter, 124-12, but fell to Kane, 82-67. BOYS Eisenhower 124, Northern Potter ...

Getting ready

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Times Observer Photos by Scott Kindberg In photo below, the Jamestown Jackals pose for a team photo in preparation for the start of their season in The Basketball League. The first game is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday at the Warren YMCA against the Tri-State (New Jersey) Admirals. Doors open ...

Eisenhower downs Youngsville, 17-2

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YOUNGSVILLE — Five players had three hits apiece, and Zane Alexander and Teagan Gray combined on a one-hitter as Eisenhower downed Youngsville, 17-2, in a five-inning baseball game Monday afternoon. Gray, Jared Beers, Cole Chapman, Owen Trumbull and Zach Rohlin all had three hits; and ...

Dragons breeze to win in season opener

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ST. MARYS — After two years, Warren’s baseball team didn’t waste any time. The Dragons routed St. Marys, 20-1, on Saturday. “We came right out and scored six runs on six hits in the first inning,” said Warren coach Rick Eaton of the Warren 2021 opener. “After two years, a lot of ...

Briefs

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Bowling Austin Fitzgerald rolled a 235-644, Ron Jameson a 269-626, Pam Jameson a 205-510 and Lori Gustafson a 168-465 to highlight action in the Brokenstraw Couples League at Valley Bowling Center.

Katie Beyer Day

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Katie Beyer may have been more comfortable winning the state championship in the 200-yard freestyle event last month than she was being congratulated for it in front of students and adults. The Warren Area High School junior was being honored at a ceremony held during school on Thursday in ...

Hayes homers, Pirates two-hit Cubs in opener

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CHICAGO — It was breezy and chilly — but not nearly cold enough to contain Ke’Bryan Hayes. The rookie slugger hit a two-run homer and Pittsburgh’s relievers dominated in a two-hitter, helping the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Thursday on opening day. The gametime temperature ...

Jackals to open season at Warren YMCA

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The Jamestown Jackals are preparing for their 2021 opener in The Basketball League. Tonight, from 7-9 p.m., 16 players will be competing in an inter-squad scrimmage at Park United Methodist Church in Sinclairville, New York. Spectators are invited to attend, but masks must be worn. Tickets ...

Steelers re-sign DL Alualu

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tyson Alualu is sticking with the Pittsburgh Steelers after all. The veteran defensive lineman signed a two-year contract Thursday that runs through the 2022 season. The 33-year-old reportedly had agreed to a deal that would reunite him with the Jacksonville Jaguars, where ...

Surging Penguins

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PITTSBURGH — Mike Sullivan spent a decade in the NHL carving out a niche as a defense-minded forward more intent on blocking shots than taking them. He wasn’t the fastest, wasn’t the strongest, and he knew it. He survived 11 seasons by playing with a sense of responsibility bordering ...

Bowling

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Bowling for Insight Technology, Alex Johnson rolled a 279-259-256-794 in the Catering Plus/Wilcox Bros. League at Valley Bowling Center. Casey Vincent, bowling for White’s Excavating, rolled a 279-279-231-789. Other high scores were turned in by: Cody Vincent (249-668), Rob Stockton ...

Indoor soccer

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LAKEWOOD, N.Y. — The Lakewood Family YMCA recently hosted another week of its Shults Auto Group/Independent Health indoor soccer leagues. VARSITY BOYS Ethyn Gilbert scored four times to lead the Golden Cougars to an 8-0 shutout of Eisenhower. Hayden Myers scored twice while Austin Main ...

‘Kristy’s vision’

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The 14U girls travel softball team, affectionately called the “Dirt Devils,” will travel anywhere to play a softball game, but when Coach Kristy Kuzminski saw a need while checking out social media she had no idea what it would turn into. “I was just scrolling on Facebook when I came ...

Eisenhower opens baseball season with victory

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RUSSELL — Eisenhower opened its baseball season successfully, scoring six runs in the first inning on its way to an 11-7 District 10 Region 3 Conference victory over Union City on Monday afternoon. Jared Beers, Teagran Gray and Alex Kemery all had two hits for the winners, while Beers and ...

JCC swimmers wrap up WNYAC titles

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BUFFALO — Jamestown Community College went several years without a swim team. The Jayhawks are sure making up for lost time. Monday night was the latest example. Led by Coach Todd Conklin, the Jamestown CC swimmers completed a perfect 3-0 season and wrapped up a Western New York Athletic ...

Warren boys tennis team wins second straight match

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The Warren Boys tennis team improved to 2-0 with a 5-0 victory over visiting Hickory at Betts Park on Monday. Warren was led by stellar singles play from Logan Fincher, Wes Kiehl, and Luke Smelko. “The boys all came out with solid game plans, athletic play, and killer instincts,” said ...

What A Catch

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Photo submitted to the Times Observer Collin Montgomery caught this 20-inch rainbow trout on the Brokenstraw Creek last Saturday as part of the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission’s Mentored Youth Trout Fishing Day. The state-wide season opener is set for this Saturday.

Briefs

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Hole-in-one Mark Silvis recorded a hole-in-one on the par 3 15th at Jackson Valley Golf Course last Thursday. Silvis, 72, used a 4-iron from 165 yards on a windy day for the third ace of his career. Jeff McClement, Tim Watkins and Denny Holcomb witnessed the hole-in-one, which was ...

3-on-3 champions

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A 3-on-3 basketball tournament was held Saturday at the HUB in Russell. Eight teams — two brackets of four — competed with all proceeds from the event supporting Eisenhower youth basketball.