Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 16 Apr 2014 03:46:33 EDTWed, 16 Apr 2014 03:46:33 EDT Cougars, T'birds fall at Grand Strand Classic BEACH, S.C. - The Chautauqua Lady Thunderbirds fell to a tough North Myrtle Beach team, 17-0, Tuesday in the Grand Strand Softball Classic. The Lady Thunderbirds didn't help their cause with six errors.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTVirginia Fifth grader with local ties throws out first pitch ceremonial first pitch at baseball games has become one of the more fun and celebratory aspects of the entire game experience and it is a great way to honor and celebrate former players, hall of famers, members of the organization, war heroes,...Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTMore weather issues only has the weather been affecting the players and coaches this spring season, but the umpires are beginning to suffer as well. With so many games being canceled, umpires simply haven't gotten to work games.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTMeredith receives ACS regional award - Fredonia State men's hockey coach Jeff Meredith is among three Western New York coaches recognized by The American Cancer Society with the 2013 Coach of the Year Awards.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPitching shines again as Hillbillies down Quakers PARK - The Fredonia Hillbillies continued to receive strong pitching Monday as they defeated Orchard Park, 3-2, in non-league high school baseball. In 29 innings of work, Fredonia pitchers have surrendered just three earned runs.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT