Today's H.S. Schedule
Fredonia at Lake Shore, 12 p.m.
The Cassadaga Lakes Association will host its 19th Annual Lew Mead Youth Fishing Tournament on Saturday, June 23. Signups begin at 7 a.m., at the Department of Environmental Conservation boat launch, on Dale Drive, in Cassadaga. Fishing will end at 11 a.m. There is no registration fee and a fishing license is not needed. First-place trophies will be awarded to the boy and girl with the largest fish in each of four age groups. There will be a sign-up goodie bag and prizes by lottery. Hot dogs and juice drinks will be provided. The awards ceremony will be held at 11:30. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Lou Nocek B II - High team game: Moniuszko Club 1,127. High team series: Ray's Collision 3,155. Individual high games: Alex Haase 234-255-266-755, Tom Battaglia 242-267-230-739, Steve Krystofiak 230-230-215-675, Ted Schwalbe 212-206-256-674, Joe Jagoda 246-246-668, Mike Lucas 251-206-209-666, Rob Cash 254-202-205-661, Jerry Jesionowski 226-226-203-635, Dan Struzynski 212-247-654, Ron Gworek 235-206-212-653, Josh Wilmot 201-211-243-655, Rick Crandall 233-238-645, Erick Griewisch 241-212-643, Paul Nocek 220-225-643, Ben Montague 214-226-625, Jack Reading 217-224-616, Howie Burgess 243-225-608, Mark Schrader 246, Ron Taddio 227, Roger Pacos 223, Scott Jagoda 221, Tom Jagoda 208-220, Brian Meyer 218, Ron Logan 216, James Golubski 215, Cody Schrader 205-210, Keith Glowniak 207, Jim Michaels 203-204, Jim Ellman Jr. 203.
Wednesday 4-Man - High team game: Seybold Farms 883. High team series: Seybold Farms 2,453. Individual high games: Jacob Kuehn 212-247-230-689, Steve Krystofiak 236-224-223-683, Ben Montague 268-205-667, Erick Griewisch 243-201-641, Joe Jagoda 233-217-641, Spencer Johnson 207-234-635, Tyler Sam 236-620, Paul Nocek 233-226-604, Jerry Jesionowski 218-602, Howie Burgess 231, Mike Lucas 230, Aaron Weiskerger 230, Matt Forbes 222, Chad Bradigan 212-216, Tom Battaglia 215, Mark Schrader 212, James Golubski 210, Tom Jagoda 205-202.
Due to inclement weather, play was canceled on Wednesday, April 11. This coming Wednesday the league travels to Chautauqua Golf Club. Tee-off is scheduled for a 10 a.m. start.
Chautauqua Men's Senior Baseball League
Want to play baseball this summer? The Chautauqua MSBL team managers are looking for players 25 years and older to start playing games on May 20. Contact any of the team managers to learn more.
Braves: Shawn Kelley, 440-230-6968; Yankees: Dylan Bennett, 380-5525; Cardinals: Matt Grace, 397-4393; A's: Bob Bankoski, 680-1745; Merchants: Dave Robbins, 949-1262; Mets: Ed Schrantz, 785-0698; Yankees II: Charlie Laduca, 673-6502; Giants: Shawn Hennessey, 785-4077.
The Northern Chautauqua County Youth Hockey Association (NCCYHA) will hold tryouts for the 2012-2013 season at the Jamestown Savings Bank Ice Arena.
Bantam tryouts will be held Tuesday, April 24, from 89 p.m. Bantam eligible players are those players born in 1998 or '99.
Pee Wee tryouts will be held Sunday, April 29, from 6-7 p.m. Pee Wee eligible players are those players born in 2001 or '01.
The tryout fee is $15. Players are encouraged to bring a light and dark numbered jersey with a nametag. Required NCCYHA travel forms are located on the league website at www.nccyha.com. Forms will be collected at the tryouts.
Players outside NCCYHA must present a release form and birth certificate. Contact Beth Mulkin at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
The Dunkirk Lakeshore Bowling Association year-end tournaments are set to begin this weekend with the first round of the annual Masters Tournament.
The DLBA Masters is a scratch (no handicap), singles tournament open to members of the Dunkirk Lakeshore Bowling Association, who have bowled at least 21 games of league play during the 2011-2012 season. Entry fee into the event is $50.
All entrants will bowl round one of qualifying Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m., at Lucky Lanes. Round two of qualifying will be Sunday, April 22, at 1 p.m., with double elimination match play for the top 16 qualifiers to follow.
For additional information, contact Tournament Director Tom Battaglia at 785-7733.
Cassadaga Valley Youth Soccer
Cassadaga Valley Youth Soccer will hold signups April 17 at the Sinclairville Elementary from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on April 24 at the Cassadaga Valley Middle-High School.
All children ages 4 -14 are encouraged to play.
Visit www.cvyouthsoccer.com for more details.
Hillview Golf Course
The NEW Thursday Morning Men's League will start April 19 at 9 a.m. The league is open to all players.
Anyone interested in playing should be at Hillview Golf Course by 9 a.m.
For more information, call 679-5799.
Vineyards Golf Ladies Purple Posse League
The Purple Posse League will have its kick-off lunch Wednesday, April 25, at noon at the Liberty Cafe, which is located at 21 Prospect St., in Fredonia.
Call Janet Guenther at 672-2282 to make your lunch reservation.
The league will start play on Wednesday, May 2. Tee-off will be at 10 a.m. You can join the league at any time during the summer. Keep checking the OBSERVER for information about the Purple Posse League.
There will be a golf trip meeting on Sunday, April 15 at 7 p.m., at the Dunkirk Falcon Club, located on Benton Street. The meeting will be for all golfers going to Hubbard, Ohio to play in the Stahoo Penn-Ohio Tournament.
Full details and fees will be discussed. If you are unable able to make the meeting, contact Dennis Gawronski at 366-2083.
Fredonia Rec Open Swim Canceled
The Fredonia-Pomfret Recreation Department's Open Swim is canceled for today. Open Swim will start again Saturday, April 21, at 9 a.m.
The ninth edition of the McDonald's Senior Tour will open its season with a registration brunch to be held at the Lakewood Rod and Gun Club on Monday, April 16.
Registration will begin at 11 a.m.
Any senior golfer, 60 years or older, is eligible to join the tour. Participants will be asked to sign on as a regular or as an alternate when registering. Car pooling will be encouraged when ever possible.
A registration fee of $15 will be collected at the door and $7 for the brunch.
All golfers attending are asked to bring any golf balls, shoes or clubs they wish to donate to "Bunkers In Bagdad."
Dick Nelson and Randy Carlson will be there to accept the donations.
For more information, contact Art Asquith at 595-3185.
Women Who Golf4Fun
The season will begin for the women on Wednesday, May 2, at Hillview. Tee-off is scheduled for 10 a.m.
The league is open to women golfers of all kinds.
A short meeting and a "Dutch Treat Pizza Party" will be held after golf.
For more information, contact Bobbi Deering at 366-5805 or Dodo Dudek at 366-3306.
Pinehurst Senior Scramble
The Pinehurst Senior Scramble will begin April 26 at 9 a.m.
For more information, contact Keith Rothwell at 326-4133.
Fredonia Little League Spring clean up
Fredonia Little League is holding its annual Spring Clean Up day today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Ed Eagan Complex on Clinton Avenue.
All involved parents, coaches and managers are asked to show up ready to work.
Rain date is Saturday, April 21.
For more information, call Mark Lutz at 679-8637.
Third Annual DHS/FHS/CMHS Alumni Golf Tourney
The 3rd Annual Dunkirk/Fredonia/Mindszenty Alumni Golf Tournament will be held Aug. 10, at Shorewood Country Club.
Registration will be at 8 a.m., in front of the club house, with a group photo set for 8:30 and a shotgun start at 9.
Dunkirk Mayor Anthony Dolce, Fredonia Mayor Steve Keefe, former Shorewood CC golf pro Jack Shubert and current club pro Matt Clark will be on hand as the honorary starters for the event.
The four-man, best-ball format will include men's, women's and mixed teams. The cost is $75 per golfer and includes a cart, boxed lunch, beverages, dinner buffet and dessert. If anyone is interested in attending only the dinner, the cost is $25. There will be a cash bar beginning at 2 p.m., and dinner is scheduled for 3.
Following dinner, trophies for the winning teams, as well as door prizes will be handed out.
Checks should be made payable to Bill Bamonto, and mailed to 9124 Backdrop Drive, Perry Hall, MD 21128.
Anyone wishing to make a donation to the tournament can also send checks made payable to Bamonto at the above address. For donations, in the memo line of the check, donators should write, "DHS, CMHS, FHS Golf Benefit."
All donations will be made in memory of John M. Williams, Dunkirk Class of 1962 and will benefit a sports or educational organization serving the Dunkirk/Fredonia communities.
For more information, contact Bamonto at 302-832-0344, or at 302-379-1882, or by email at email@example.com.