Football Heat Awareness, Rules Interpretation meeting
The annual Southern Tier Heat Clinic and Football Rules Revisions and Interpretation meeting will be held Thursday, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. It will take place at the Olean Middle School library.
John Eaton, ATC, will present a "Heat Awareness" workshop and Bill Beckerink (football rules interpreter) from the Southwestern Chapter of the New York Football Officials Association will be present to address and answer questions on the 2012 football rule changes.
For more information, call 375-8042.
Gary Tripp Golf Tournament
Registartion is now open for The Gary Tripp Memorial Golf Tournament.
The event is being held Sunday, Sept. 9 at Shorewood Country Club. The cost is $90 per golfer with dinner to follow at the Kosciuszko Club.
Registration is held at the Kosciuszko Club or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dunkirk sports meeting
All Dunkirk City School District student-athletes participating in varsity, junior varsity and modified sports for the 2012 fall season, along with their parents/guardians are strongly urged to attend a sports information meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8 in the Dunkirk High School Auditorium.
The fall coaching staff has been asked to attend this meeting so team meetings can be held after the general meeting. These team meetings will cover a variety of topics including, but not limited to, season expectations, team requirements, practice schedules and other pertinent information.
Required athletic forms will be available and can be completed prior to leaving for the evening. This meeting is an opportunity to ask questions and obtain information about the 2012 fall athletic season.
For more information, call Al Gens, Director of Athletics, at 366-9300 ext. 2068.
Also, any Dunkirk City School District student who is considering participating in the 2012 fall sports season must have an up-to-date physical on file with the respective middle school or high school nurse prior to participating in any practice sessions.
On Thursday, Aug. 9 at the Dunkirk Senior High School Nurse's Office, the school doctor will be available for those individuals still needing a physical. Initial paperwork must be filled out prior the physical exam - these forms (requiring parent/guardian signature(s) will be available beginning at 8 a.m. in the nurse's office. Physicals will begin at approximately 9 a.m.
Physicals for athletics are good for one year so students having physicals in June of 2012 do not need another physical until June of 2013.
Pinehurst Golf Course
On Saturday, Aug. 4, Tim Szocki got his first career hole-in-one at Pinehurst Golf Course. He used an 8-iron from 161-yards out on No. 4. The ball hit a foot behind and spun back into the hole. It was witnessed by Mark Zinni.
Cassadaga Country Club
Using a 4-hybrid, Beverly Kozak scored a hole-in-one on the 120-yard hole No. 6 at Cassadaga Country Club. The shot was witnessed on Aug. 3 by her husband Dave Kozak.
Gowanda APA League
Standings: 8-Ball Assassins, Da Wicked Skibbies, Jamestown St. Marauders, Drew's Team, Ronnie's Crazy 8's, Jamestown Tavern and Howey's Team. Top gun: Jake Upson is first in the Purple Tier. Tony Leroy is first in the Red Tier. Terry Bridenbaker is first in the Yellow Tier. Jim Smith is first in the Blue Tier.