Fredonia senior Nick Nocek was recently honored with the Gary Nowak Scholarship. This is awarded to a senior football player in memory of Gary Nowak who was a member of the 1973 Fredonia High School undefeated football team. Pictured from left are Nocek and presenters Corey Nowak, Joe Coughlin and Rob Lancaster.
Compeer Chautauqua will hold its 15th annual Compeer Fore Youth Golf Tournament on Friday, June 28, at the Chautauqua Golf Club. The four-person scramble event will begin with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Compeer for Youth Program which offers trained, compassionate mentors to youth ages 5 to 17 who have been referred by mental health and school professionals.
Lunch and dinner are provided at the tournament with beverages and snacks at registration and on the course. There will be prizes for winners and separate prizes for women's teams if four teams enter. Also included are men's and women's prizes for longest drive and closest to the hole.
Costs for the tournament is $80 per person and $65 for members of Chautauqua Golf Club.
The tournament committee is offering hole sponsorships which are $100 per hole to help support the tournament. Other sponsorships are available, including roaming beverage carts with sponsor identification at $350. Sponsorships feature appropriate signage and program recognition.
Compeer Chautauqua is sponsored by Southern Tier Environments for Living, a residential and rehabilitation organization serving individuals with psychiatric disabilities in Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua and southern Erie counties.
For further information about registration and sponsorships, contact Compeer at 487-2956 in Jamestown and 366-3161 in Dunkirk.
The District 38 Little League baseball 11-12 year old all-star tournament will be held in Silver Creek at the Wade Avenue field, beginning today when Hanover Little League hosts Fredonia at 6 p.m.
On Thursday, Falconer will take on Bemus Point at 6 p.m. The losers of the first two games will square off on Saturday at 10 a.m. while the winners will meet at 1 p.m. The losers' bracket final is set for Sunday at 4 p.m., with the first of two potential championship games being played on Tuesday, July 2. A second, if-necessary title tilt is scheduled to be played at 6 p.m. on July 3.
The District 38 9-10 year old baseball tournament is set for play in Bemus Point, with host Bemus Point taking on Falconer on Wednesday at 6 p.m. while Hanover and Fredonia will play on Thursday at 6 p.m.
The losers of the first two games will play on Saturday at 10 a.m., with the winners to follow with their game at 1 p.m. The Loser's Bracket final is scheduled to be played at 5 p.m. on Sunday while the first of two potential championship games scheduled for 6 p.m., on July 2. An if-necessary game is scheduled for July 3 at 6 p.m.
In softball action, Fredonia will host a sectional tournament beginning on Sunday, June 30 at the Eagan Complex, located on Clinton Avenue.
Gowanda Softball Tourney set
for June 29
The 17th Annual Gowanda Men's Slow Pitch Softball Tournament is set for June 29.
The double-elimination format will begin at 11 a.m., and there is still an opening for one more team. The entry fee is $75. Call Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in registering a team.
Joy Golf Tournament Moved to
The Russell J. Joy Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit TLC Health Network has switched locations and will be played at Gowanda Country Club, 2623 Brown Street, Collins on Wednesday, August 28. Registration is set for 11 a.m. and tee-off is set for noon.
A detailed brochure is coming soon.
The Seventh Annual Fundamental Football Camp has been scheduled for July 15-18 at the Chautauqua Lake Central School football facility.
The camp is open to all area football players entering grades 3 through 8 and will run from 8:30 am until noon, daily.
The camp will also feature technique training.
Camp tuition is $95 for the week and scholarships are available for anyone with financial need. There is limited space available so please pre-register by sending an email to email@example.com or by calling Joshua Liddell, Camp Coordinator, at 716-640-3580. Please include campers name, age, school district and phone numbe
Hillview Golf Course
Monday Night Utility League - Low scores: Lenny Truby 38, Mike Willoughby 38, John Lakas 41, Brian Manning 44, Keith Medley 45, Ted Descz 46. B Division: Jim Waite 50, Tim Dykas 50, Larry Tibbetts 50, Ron Marsh 50, Duane Gilbert 51, Tom Swank 52, Ken Morrison 52, Flip Burns 53. Closest to the pin: Bob Spera (No. 5). A Division Skins: Lenny Truby (Nos. 2 and 6), Mike Willoughby (No. 3), John Lakas (No. 4), Tom Jagoda (No. 7), Mike Kurmis (No. 8). B Division: Ken Morrison (No. 3), Larry Tibbetts (No. 9).
Monday Night Ladies League - Individual low net: Brenda Hennessey 32. Individual low gross: Anita Lancor 43. Team low net: Brenda Hennessey and Barb VanDette 66. Team low gross: Hennessey and VanDette 91. Closest to Pin: Jeanne Pagano (No. 1), Viki Clark (No. 5). Fewest Putts: VanDette 14.
Monday Night Men's Golf League - Tim Bulger 34, Brad Blizzard 38, Dan Butts 40, Bob Warsitz 41, Allen Chase 42, Bruce Kinney 42. Closest to the pin: Charlie LaDuca (No. 15). Low net: Brad Blizzard 31. Skins: Bruce Kinney (No. 14, birdie).