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NAHL Season Will Start Oct. 9

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The North American Hockey League has announced that the 2020-21 regular season, which will be the league’s 46th season, will begin on Oct. 9. The league is committed to playing a full schedule of regular season games and the 2020-21 schedule is expected to be released by Sept. 1. The NAHL ...

Up to challenge

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The coronavirus pandemic has left teenagers with a lot of free time. First, students were sent home from school in March to learn remotely. Then, during the first part of this summer, they were kept from gathering in large groups or going to malls, movie theaters, restaurants and ...

‘Autograph Night’ set at Eriez

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HAMMETT — Tonight is Autograph Night at Eriez Speedway. The night that fans have traditionally been able to interact with drivers and get close to the machinery will have a completely different feel to it this year due to the COVID-19 issues. Instead of being held on the track the event ...

Return To Normal

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RUSSELL — On July 15, the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association said it was moving forward with its fall sports season as scheduled. The Warren County School District is taking the PIAA’s guidance to heart. Warren and Eisenhower held a joint 11-on-11 football practice ...

Softball

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FRIDAY CO-ED LEAGUE WEEK 5 GAME RESULTS Crescent Beer d. Park Avenue Motor Car, 14-10 Napoli/Roma 2 d. Superior Tire, 25-3 Fifties d. McKissock Madness, 33-5 WM Jenkins Trucking d. Sons of Sugar Grove American Legion, 17-4 Warren American Legion d. Darrs Snowplowing, 12-8 Real ...

Trap leagues

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In the Warren County Trap League on Wednesday, Pine Grove edged Tidioute, 345-343; Brokenstraw topped Sugar Grove II, 339-324; Corry downed Sugar Grove I, 333-321; and Kalbfus got by Sheffield, 330-323. Perfect 50s were scored by Pine Grove’s Jeff Gens and Kenton Knopp, Tidioute’s Conrad ...

Bound for ’Boro

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Eisenhower High School has always had a strong wrestling tradition. So when a student-athlete performs so well for four years that he breaks the school’s all-time record for victories, he gets noticed. Logan Jaquay has certainly gotten noticed. The three-time Pennsylvania ...

Rebels are ‘betting’ draft strategy will be successful

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JAMESTOWN, N.Y. — COVID-19 has negatively impacted numerous aspects of the sports world. Head coach Joe Coombs and the Jamestown Rebels are hoping to turn one of those negatives into a positive. The North American Hockey League held its 2020 Entry Draft on Tuesday afternoon and with ...

Veterans return to winner’s circle at Raceway 7

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CONNEAUT, Ohio — On a hot and muggy summer day, 105 cars signed into the Raceway 7 pits for another night of racing. At the end of the 21-event card, Rob Kristyak was the RUSH Modifieds winner, Jeremy Double claimed the Economods, Matt Latta prevailed in the RUSH Late Models, Dennis ...

Playtime With The Pros

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Submitted Photo Michael Davenport, Daniel Mulamba, Bernard Edwards and Raheem “Radio” Singleton of the Jamestown Jackals headline a group of players and staff who are conducting a “Playtime with the Pros” at Jackson-Taylor Park in Jamestown, N.Y. this week. The event, which runs from 9 ...

Summer Slam wraps up

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Inclement weather affected the conclusion of the Kinzua Sluggers Summer Slam Tournament on Sunday at the Farm Colony Sports Complex in North Warren. The 9U Division was able to finish its tournament early Sunday with the Kinzua Sluggers taking first place ahead of the second-place Jamestown ...

Hess, Bossard victorious at Eriez on Saturday

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HAMMETT, Pa. — Superb summer conditions greeted fans entering Eriez Speedway for a full night of dirt track racing that culminated in familiar names in Victory Lane after the checkered flags had fallen. Dave Hess Jr., one of the most popular drivers to ever race at Eriez, was the Mill Run ...

Kinzua Sluggers Summer Slam

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Times Observer Photos by Matt Spielman The Kinzua Sluggers took on the Jamestown Knights in the first game of the Kinzua Sluggers Summer Slam Tournament at the Farm Colony Sports Complex in North Warren/Russell. In photo above, the Sluggers’ Liam Hanson delvers to the plate and, at right, ...

Racing at Stateline put on hold

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Last week Stateline Speedway owner Jean Scott said she hoped to get at least one night of racing in for the fans and drivers. It looks like that may be the case. After hosting opening night at the Kortwright Road third-mile dirt track last Saturday night, New York state came down hard ...

Sheffield football is moving forward without co-op

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The co-op is out, but there will be football on Wolverine Mountain this year ... if there is a football season. On Monday, the Warren County school board heard about precautions Abraxas was taking due to COVID-19. The steps were satisfactory and the board expected the annual ...

Kebort honored

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Submitted Photo Kyoshi Christina Kebort of Kebort’s Karate Tigers at the Jamestown YMCA was recently honored by the American Martial Arts Alliance with The Who’s Who In The Martial Arts Legends Award. She was presented a plaque and a Legends ring. She was also featured in the Martial Arts ...

Tourney Time

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The Kinzua Sluggers will be hosting the Kinzua Sluggers Summer Slam Tournament this weekend at the Farm Colony Sports Complex in North Warren/Russell. There will be three age brackets included in the tournament: 9U, 11U and 12U. The 9U Division will feature the Kinzua Sluggers, Erie ...

NY pushes back fall sports, cancels state championships

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During the summer months, Southwestern Central School Superintendent Maureen Donahue likes to walk the Hunt Road campus in West Ellicott because that’s where she typically has a chance to greet student-athletes as they condition for their fall seasons. Unfortunately, she hasn’t been able ...

Softball

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FRIDAY CO-ED LEAGUE WEEK 4 GAME RESULTS Pitches be Trippin d. Darrs Snowplowing, 19-13 Shurfine d. Sons of Sugar Grove American Legion, 17-11 Crescent Beer d. Superior Tire, 10-5 Park Avenue Motor Car d. Fifties, 15-8 McKissock Madness d. Northwest Electric, 15-12 Napoli/Roma 2 d. ...

Sandberg, Deloia Capture Conewango Valley CC Member-Guest

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Marlene Sandberg and Karen Deloia fired a 60 to claim the overall low-net title at the Conewango Valley Country Club Ladies Member-Guest. My Ignatius and Sarah Ignatius placed first in the Denim Divas Flight after a match of cards with Gerry Africa and Lana Creal. Both teams shot a ...