Sports Briefly… 06/07/13

Golf results

Ron Leofsky had low gross of 36 and Mike Moyer Jr. and Fred Larson shared low net of 28 in Tuesday Night Golf League play at Jackson Valley Golf Club. Tom Moyer and Rob Ritchie shared second low gross of 37 and Jeff Savko and Casey Moyer shared third low gross of 38. Leofsky had second low net of 29 and Kim Reynolds had third low net of 31.

Here are the team standings through Tuesday’s round:

Team standings: 1. Edward Oil 181, 2. Olie’s Sport 179.5, 3. Park Avenue 178.5, 4. Rowe Construction 178, 5. Elks Lodge #223 175.75, 6. A&B Heating 170.25, 7. Snuffy’s 166, 8. PALO 165.75, 9. WMG Urology 164, 10. Huey’s Place 164, 11. American Legion 162.75, 12. Ameriprise Financial 161.5, 13. Team 24 158.5, 13. Wagner’s Golf 158.5, 15. Nesmith Insurance 158, 16. Midtown Motors 156.75, 17. Shaw House 155.25, 18. Garrison Simonsen Insurance 155, 19. Warren Bus Lines 153.5, 19. Freedom Investment 153.5, 21. ERA Team VP Real Estate 149, 22. KCS Energy 147.5, 23. Dickey’s Duffers 143, 24. Moose Lodge #109 135, 25. Richardson Landscaping 127, 26. Superior Tire 126.5, 27. Warren Auto Supply 113.5, 28. Lewis Funeral Home 101.25

Patti Swanson had low gross 49 and Sarah DeLong had low net of 27 in Wednesday Evening Ladies Golf League play, at Cable Hollow Golf Course. Paula Morris had the most pars in the round with two and Patty Hurtack recorded a birdie.

Here are the low gross scores from the round:

Low gross- Patti Swanson 49, Peggy Nason 50, Diana Peck 51, Josie Palermo 51, Paula Morris 52, Sarah DeLong 52, Judy Greyber 52, Melinda King 53, Shirley Olsen 53, Bonnie Thorpe 54, Shirley Pearson 54, Cindy Paulmier 54, Sue Ferranto 55, Astrid Bacchetti 55, Marcia Matteo 55, Nancy Chapman 55, Keri Nellis 55

Diedra Swanson had low gross of 44 and Debbie Olson had low net of 28 in Blueberry Ladies Golf League play, Tuesday, at Blueberry Hill Golf Club. Here are the flight-by-flight results from the round:

First Flight: Low gross- Margie Cerra 45, Sharon Birtcil 47; Low net- Margie Cerra 35, Jody Christensen 37

Second Flight: Low gross- Diedra Swanson 44, Nicole McClement 52; Low net- Diedra Swanson 29, Patti Larson 38, Ellen Nelson 38

Third Flight: Low gross- Lee Spangler 51, Kristen Plotner 53, Shannon Stevenson 53; Low net- Lee Spangler 35, Jill Morley 37, Debbie Nosel 37, Kristen Plotner 37, Shannon Stevenson 37

Fourth Flight: Low gross- Tracie Gray 56, Tricia Kubas 57, Vicki Williams 57; Low net- Tracie Gray 36, Vickie Williams 36, Tricia Kubas 37

Fifth Flight: Low gross- Karen Bednar 54, Debbie Olson 58; Low net- Debbie Olson 28, Karen Bednar 30

No Handicap: Low gross- Becky Olofson 58, Sharon Brady 59

Co-ed softball

Here are the standings, week 4 results, home run leaders and this week’s schedule for the Friday Night Co-ed Softball League, playing Fridays at Betts Park


Pellegrino Foods/Steamers 3-0

Crescent Beer/Jose 360 3-1

Results Rehab & Fitness 3-1

Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s 3-1

Cornerstone/West End Take Out 2-2

Curtis Contracting Catfish 1-2

Lewis Funeral Home 1-2

West Hickory Sportsmans Bar 1-2

VanCise Hair 0-3

Picture Place 0-3

Week 4 results: Results Rehab & Fitness 16, Lewis Funeral Home 8; Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s 19, Picture Place 8; Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s 21, Cornerstone/West End Take Out 11; Pellegrino Foods/Steamers 19, Curtis Contracting Catfish 5; Crescent Beer/Jose 360 22, Cornerstone/West End Take Out 19; West Hickory Sportsmans Bar 29, VanCise Hair 6

Home run leaders: Doug Tripani (Crescent Beer/Jose 360) 7, Josh Watson (Results Rehab & Fitness) 5, Dave Stuart (Curtis Contracting Catfish) 4, Glenn Morse (Results Rehab & Fitness) 4, Shawn Seastead (Curtis Contracting Catfish) 3, Brian Cressman (VanCise Hair) 3, Sean O’Hara (Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s) 3, Brad Bostjancic (Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s) 3

Week 5 schedule

6:30 p.m.: Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s vs. West Hickory Sportsmans Bar, Foley Field; Picture Place vs. Results Rehab & Fitness, Betts Field

7:45 p.m.: Pellegrino Foods/Steamers vs. Lewis Funeral Home, Foley Field; VanCise Hair vs. Crescent Beer.Jose 360, Betts Field

9 p.m.: VanCise Hair vs. Picture Place, Foley Field; Cornerstone/West End Take Out vs. Curtis Contracting Catfish, Betts Field

3-on-3 hoops

The Bemus Point 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held August 10-11, at the Bemus Point Park. Age divisions include fifth and sixth grade, seventh and eighth grade, ninth and tenth grade and 11th and 12th grade for both boys and girls. There are also divisions for Men’s Open A and B, age 35 and over, top men’s and women’s open. The cost is $80 per team.

Teams can pick up a registration form at the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation (418 Spring St., Jamestown), the Post-Journal (15 West Second St., Jamestown) or The Jock Shop (10 Harrison St., Jamestown). All forms relating to the tournament can be downloaded at or by following the Bemus Point 3-on-3 links.

Ironmen out

The Jamestown Ironmen of the North Atlantic Hockey League will not return for the 2013-14 NAHL season, according to owner Kenji Yamada. Yamada did not rule out that the Ironmen could return for the 2014-15 season.

The Ironmen finished the 2012-13 season with a record of 37-19-4, claimed the North Division title and ultimately placed fourth in the Robertson Cup championship tournament.

Rec softball

Betts dominated in a pair of Richard T. Betts Rec Modified Softball League games on Wednesday at Betts Park to improve to 4-1 overall.

Ed Baldensperger allowed one run over 10 innings in a 12-0 win over Crescent Beer and 19-1 win over Cougar Bob’s.

In the win over Crescent, Jeff Eaton had a three-run home run, and Darren Cummings and Preston McMeans two-run shots. Eaton and Jeff Berdine had two hits each.

Jason Rafalski and Eric Rosequist homered in the nightcap over Bob’s, and Eaton, Andrew Morrison and Rafalski ended with two hits each in this one.

Crescent Beer 000 00 – 0 4

Betts 044 40 -12 9

2b- Casey Moyer (B), Jeff Berdine (B), Brad Bostjancic (C). HR-Jeff Eaton (B), Darren Cummings (B), Preston McMeans (B). WP-Ed Baldensperger. LP-Mike Kuzminski.

Cougar Bob’s 001 00 – 1 7

Betts 705 7x – 19 12

2b-Mike Crossley (C), Dave Klemens (C). HR-Jason Rafalski (B), Eric Rosequist (B). WP-Ed Baldensperger. LP-Mark Crossley.

Jr. Legion

Mitch Dorunda’s two-run single was one of five Warren Post 135 hits in a six-run sixth inning in a Junior American Legion baseball win on Wednesday over Rocky Grove.

Casey Vincent was 2-for-3 and Dorunda threw the complete game, five-hitter.

On Saturday, Seth Baldensperger had two hits and two RBI and Dominic Funari 2-for-2 in a 4-3 loss to South County.

Post 135 201 006 0 – 9 10

Rocky Grove 100 000 0 – 1 5

2b-Will Bablak (P), Wilson (R), Perry (R). WP-Mitch Dorunda. LP-Richards.

Post 135 100 011 0 – 3 8

South County 000 112 x – 4 6

WP-Mager. LP-Casey Vincent.