Today's High?School?Sports Schedule
Tuesday, Feb. 14
On Sunday, Feb. 19, six local hockey players went to the First Niagara Center to participate in a clinic put on by former Buffalo Sabre Grant Ledyard. The clinic was limited to 35 kids and offered to the hockey organizations in the Western New York region. The participants did skating drills for edge control, stride power and stride efficiency. Pictured with Grant Ledyard from left are Ikaika Wojcinski, Caleb Gornikiewicz, Tate Olson, Claire Marshall and Nick Frazier. Missing from the photo is Alexander Paluch.
West Valley at Brocton
Ellicottville at Chaut. Lake
Maple Grove at Forestville
North Collins at Sherman
Pine Valley at Westfield
Frewsburg at Silver Creek
Gowanda APA League
Standings as of Feb. 12 - 8 Ball Assassins, Ball Busters, Simply Wicked Pool, Da Wicked Skibbies, Ronnie's Crazy 8's and Jamestown Street Tavern. Top Gun: Gary Oehler is first in the Purple Tier. Doug Pine is in first in the Red Tier. Steve Gimbrone is first in the Yellow Tier. Kit Carpenter is first in the Blue Tier.
For more information, contact David Covert Division Rep at 698-2291.
Valley Pool League
Week 18 Results and Standings - Team scores are as follows: Whiskey Hills Saloon I is in first with 61.5 wins, Back Yard III is in second with 47.5 wins and Witch Kitch II is in third with 45.5 wins. Individual leaders for Men and Women are: Men: Dan Matteson with 408 balls, Bob Warsitz with 401 and John Leckliter with 397 balls, Women: Patsy Klemens with 382 balls, Dee Emott with 355 balls, Kayla Schafer with 336 balls. The following had perfect scores of 24: Back Yard: Ed Harvey and Larry Pickard. Whiskey Hills Saloon: Layne Fox and Loni Lleras. The following had a table run: Dan Matteson and Jim Eppinger.
2012 Concord Babe
Ruth sign ups
The 2012 Concord Babe Ruth 13-15 sign ups will be held Saturday, Feb. 18 from noon-2 p.m. at the Dunkirk Recreation Center at the Chautauqua Fairgrounds.
The total cost for the season is $60 per player. Any parents interested in coaching a team for the 2012 season should contact Frank Schrantz at 646-778-2180 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brocton-Portland Little League sign ups
Brocton-Portland Little League will hold player registrations at the Ahira Hall Memorial Library in Brocton on Thursday, Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 25 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and Wednesday, Feb. 29 from 6-8 p.m.
First time players must provide a copy of their birth certificates, and all players must reside in the Brocton School District.
Cost is $25/player for T-ball (ages 4-6) and $40/player Minor league Softball or Baseball (ages 7-9) and Major League Softball or Baseball (ages 10-12)
Information regarding Major League try outs, fundraisers, opening day and volunteer opportunities will be available during registration.
Dunkirk Sports Boosters
The Dunkirk High School Sports Booster Meeting is Thursday, Feb. 16 at 5:30 p.m. in Mr. Pietro's room.
All parents, coaches and interested community members are invited to attend.
Dunkirk Varsity Baseball Spaghetti Dinner
The Dunkirk varsity baseball team will be holding a spaghetti dinner on Sunday, Feb. 26, at Moose Lodge No. 89, in Dunkirk. The dinner will run from noon-4 p.m. Tickets are $6 and can be purchased at Matt's News or from any parent of a varsity player.
Dunkirk Little League Registration
Dunkirk Little League will be holding two more registrations in February. The dates and times are as follows: Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 6-8 p.m.; and Thursday Feb. 16 from 6-8 p.m. All registration periods will take place at the Frank Acquavia Post, located at 211 Lakeshore Drive West.
To be eligible for baseball, all players must be 4-years-old before May 1, 2012, and not older than 13 before May 12.
To be eligible for softball, all players who will be 6-years-old before Jan. 1, 2012, and who will not reach the age of 13 before Jan. 1, may register.
All new and returning players must register. All new players must bring their original birth certificate to registration. Hospital and baptismal certificates will not be accepted as proof of age.
The fee is $40 per player, and includes a team jersey with name and number on the back and pants. The price is the same for all divisions, which include T-ball, minors and majors. There will be a $110 cap for three or more family members and a parent or guardian must be present at registration.
Tryouts will be held Sunday, March 4 for required players, with times being announced at registration.
All players will be asked to sell a minimum of two lottery calendars as part of one of the league's fundraisers.
Volunteer forms will be available at registration for all managers, coaches and concession stand volunteers. A copy of any potential volunteer's driver's licence will be needed.
Volunteers are needed to serve as managers, coaches and team parents for the 2012 season. Information about how to volunteer or questions about registration can be directed to league president Gary Haase at 366-4452, or 679-6929.
Fredonia Little League
Fredonia Little League will hold registration for baseball and softball Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 6-9 p.m. in the Fredonia High school cafeteria.
Registration will be held for the following divisions: Boys' and girls' T-ball, ages 4-6; Boys' and girls' Hathaway League, ages 6-8; Cerrie League baseball, ages 8- 9 and boys' Wright League baseball, ages 10-12. In the softball division, registration will be held for teams in the minor league, ages 7-9, and major league, ages 10-12.
Participants must be a resident of the Fredonia Central School District
The cost is $55 for the Wright, Cerrie, Hathaway and softball leagues, and $40 for T-Ball leagues. There is a cap of $125 per family. This cap does not include the fundraiser.
All new and returning players must register and a copy of a birth certificate is required for all new players
Coaching and umpire applications will also be accepted at the registration sessions. All coaching applications must be received by FLL Board of Directors by Monday, Feb. 20 in order to be considered for a coaching position.
For more information, contact Mark Lutz at 679-8637.
Westfield Little League
Westfield Little League sign-ups will be Tuesday, Feb. 21 from 6 to 8 p.m., at Westfield Academy and Central School cafeteria and Thursday, Feb. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m., at Eason Hall.
Contact League President Matt at 326-2255 with any questions.
Thursday Chosen Ones - Individual high game: Katie Schrader 213 Clean Game 169, Kori O'Brien 166-171, Sharon Harrington 188, Cindy Zolnoske 181, Debbie Kirell 164, Sharon Palmer 181-183 and Amy Hadley 160-168. Individual high series: Katie Schrader 541 and Sharon Palmer 505. Team high scratch: Lakeshore Orthopedic Group 2,434.
Thursday Chosen Ones - Individual high game: Cindy Zolnoske 168, Katie Schrader 174, Tracey Ebling 169, Shannon Delcamp 174, Amy Hadley 203, Sheryl Ludemann 202-190, Lois Jones 186, Cindy Ellman 184-164, Laura Lazarczyk 165, Arlene Kuhn 164 and Sharon Harrington 166-202. Individual high series: Sheryl Ludemann 551. Team high scratch: East End Salon 2,463.