Sports Briefly… 06/21/13

Little League all-stars

Here is the schedule for upcoming games, by division, for the WCYBSA Little League all-star teams, including a home game on Sunday for the Warren Girls Majors all-stars in the winners bracket final (brackets at


Boys Minors (9-10)

Opening Round: Warren Americans at Smethport/Mt. Jewett, 6 p.m. Thursday, June 27; Warren Nationals, first-round bye

Boys 10-11

Best of 3 Series: Warren vs. Dubois ,TBA

Boys Majors (11-12)

Opening Round: Smethport/Mt. Jewett at Warren, 6 p.m. Monday, June 24 at Betts-Jackson Field

Boys Juniors (13-14)

Opening Round: Warren, bye

Second Round: Warren at Smethport/Mt. Jewett, Saturday, June 29

Girls Minors (9-10)

Opening round: Bradford at Warren, 6 p.m. Thursday, June 27, at Hawbaker Field

Winner plays at St. Marys, Saturday, June 29

Girls Majors (11-12)

Opening Round: Warren 10, Bradford 2

Quarterfinals: Warren 12, Smethport/Mt. Jewett 2

Winners Bracket Finals: Punxsutawney at Warren, 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at Hawbaker Field

Girls Juniors (13-14)

Opening Round: Warren, bye

Quarterfinals: Warren at St. Marys, Wednesday, July 3


Girls Majors: Punxsutawney at Warren, 4 p.m., Hawbaker Field


Boys Majors: Smethport/Mt. Jewett at Warren, 6 p.m., Betts-Jackson

Golf results

Jim Fehlman had low gross of 40 and John McKinney had low net of 33 in Youngsville Area Senior Men’s Golf League play, Tuesday, at Maplehurst Country Club. Bob Bires had two birdies during play while Pete Hofert, Dale Martin, Henry Beitsinger, Don Hook, David Cassidy, Jim Rose and Bob Waterman had one each.

Jody Christensen had low gross of 45 and Tracie Gray had low net of 26 in Ladies Tuesday Golf League play at Blueberry Hill Golf Club. Here are the flight-by-flight results from the round:

First Flight: Low gross- Jody Christensen 45, Sue Shea 47; Low net- Jody Christensen 33, Sue Shea 36

Second Flight: Low gross- Kim Rapp 50, Patti Larson 52; Low net- Kim Rapp 35, Patti Larson 37

Third Flight: Low gross- Veronica Anderson 51, Shannon Stevenson 52, Martha Betts 52; Low net- Veronica Anderson 35, Martha Betts 35, Shannon Stevenson 36

Fourth Flight: Low gross- Tracie Gray 46, Tricia Kubas 58; Low net- Tracie Gray 26, Mindy Howe 37

Fifth Flight: Low gross- Betsy Foley 59, Sue Nordin 60; Low net- Betsy Foley 31, Sue Nordin 35

No Handicap: Low gross- Kathy Blackman 55, Laura Galloway 66

The teams of Scott Olson and Ron McClement and Tim Voty and Jim Monaghan shared the low gross score of the evening with 36’s during Kim’s Kafe Scratch League play, Tuesday, at Blueberry Hill Golf Club. Jeff White and Mike Hultquist were one stroke back with a 37.

Hallie Dubia had low gross of 41 in Ladies Tuesday Golf League play at Conewango Valley Country Club. Here are the flight-by-flight results from the round:

First Flight: Low gross- Hallie Dubia 41; Low net- Marlene Sandberg 37

Second Flight: Low gross- Sally Steele 54; Low net- Janeal Hedman 37

Third Flight: Low gross- Andrea Kolpack 61; Low net- Kathy Lang 40

Patti Swanson had low gross of 42 and Bev Grobaski and Mary Gayton shared low net of 29 in Wednesday Evening Ladies Golf League play at Cable Hollow Golf Course. Sonia Probst had second low gross of 46 and Melinda King had the most pars with three. Shirley Pearson and Blanch Swaney led the early division with 84 points and Probst and Rosie Bortz led the late division with 86 points.

Low gross- Patti Swanson 42, Sonia Probst 46, Donna Holmes 49, Shirley Olson 49, Diana Peck 50, Bev Grobaski 50, Melinda King 51, Mary Gayton 51, Mary Mackey51, Nancy Shattuck 51, Helen Adams 52, Rosie Bortz 52, Judy Larson 52, Cindy Paulmier 52, Deb Sumner 52, Keri Nellis 53, Shirley Pearson 55

Dick Cole, Jim Todaro, John Zawacki and Chip Lucia all shared low gross of 38 in Men’s Day Golf League play, Thursday, at Conewango Valley Country Club. Here are the flight-by-flight results from the round:

First Flight: Low gross- Dick Cole 38, George Adams 39

Second Flight: Low gross- Rick Sotir 40, Don Dubia 40, Bob Gray 41, Gary Baldensperger 41, Mike Barber 41

Third Flight: Low gross- Jim Todaro 38, John Zawacki 38, Gary Evans 40

Fourth Flight: Low gross- Chip Lucia 38, Dave See 42, Chuck Caldwell 42

Fifth Flight: Low gross- Chris Patric 47, Bob Walker 48

Sonia Probst had low gross of 45 and Carol Sorg and Priscilla Spencer shared low net of 28 in Thursday Morning Ladies Golf League play at Cable Hollow Golf Course. Here are the flight-by-flight results from the round:

First Flight: Low gross- Sonia Probst 45, Diana Peck 52, Sue Ferranto 53; Low net- Mary Lou Scully 34, Mary Mackey 37, Sue Sumner 39

Second Flight: Low gross- Grace Backstrom 46, Shirley Pearson 50, Blanch Swaney 52; Low net- Carol Sorg 28, Laura Martin 29, Betty McPherson 32

Third Flight: Low gross- Lucy Cook 57, Nancy Phillips 59, Elsa Hern 59, Jackie Darling 61, Terry Borger 61; Low net- Priscilla Spencer 28, Dorothy Curtis 32, Sally Clark 34


Several Warren County gymnasts competed for Stroup’s Shooting Stars gymnastics at its 2013 end of the year meet recently. Here are the results for those county gymnasts:

Riley Gafner: Vault- 9.55; Bars- 8.50; Beam- 9.15; Floor- 8.60; All-Around- 35.80

Alannah Garza: Vault- 9.10; Bars- 8.70; Beam- 9.30; Floor- 8.80; All-Around- 35.90

Hayden Schuler: Vault- 9.60; Bars- 9.10; Beam- 9.70; Floor- 8.90; All-Around- 37.30

Morgan Alexander: Vault- 9.30; Bars- 9.20; Beam- 9.40; Floor- 9.40; All-Around- 37.30

Isabelle Grosch: Vault- 9.30; Bars- 9.30; Beam- 9.30; Floor- 8.70; All-Around: 36.60

Lexi Banko: Vault- 9.20; Bars- 8.60; Beam- 8.80; Floor- 8.40; All-Around: 35.00

Grace Carlson: Vault- 9.50; Bars- 8.50; Beam- 8.85; Floor- 8.70; All-Around: 35.55

Emma Carlson: Vault- 9.60; Bars- 9.00; Beam- 9.40; Floor- 9.50; All-Around: 37.50

Noel Alexander: Vault- 9.60; Bars- 8.90; Beam- 9.05; Floor- 9.20; All-Around: 36.75

Kaylee Lundmark: Vault- 9.70; Bars- 9.20; Beam- 8.50; Floor- 8.85; All-Around: 36.25

Emily Grosch: Vault- 9.20; Bars- 8.00; Beam- 8.70; Floor- 8.40; All-Around: 34.30

Rec softball

Nic-L-Inn improved to 3-5 on the season with a 9-5 victory over Fralick Chiropractic in late Richard T. Betts Modified Rec Softball League play, Wednesday, at Betts Park. Ricky Carlson, Ryan Lemon, Sam Zembardo and Drew Hale all had doubles for the winners and Kyle Grey was 2-for-3 with a pair of two-baggers for defending champion Fralick.

Fralick 200 101 1 – 5 8 2

Nic-L-Inn 710 100 0 – 9 9 1

2b-Ricky Carlson (N), Ryan Lemon (N), Sam Zembardo (N), Drew Hale (N), Kyle Grey (F) 2. WP-Lemon. LP-Joe Conti.

Co-ed softball

Here are the standings, week 6 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 5-0

Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s 5-1

Crescent Beer/Jose 360 4-2

Results Rehab & Fitness 4-2

Cornerstone/West End Take Out 4-2

Curtis Contracting Catfish 3-3

Lewis Funeral Home 1-5

West Hickory Sportsman’s Bar 1-5

Picture Place 1-5

VanCise Hair 1-5

Week 6 results: Cornerstone/West End Take Out 27, Lewis Funeral Home 16; Picture Place 20, West Hickory Sportsman’s Bar 18; Curtis Contracting Catfish 37, Lewis Funeral Home 8; Curtis Contracting Catfish 15, VanCise Hair 5; Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s 15, Crescent Beer/Jose 360 14; Pellegrino Foods/Steamers 24, Results Rehab & Fitness 10

Home run leaders: Doug Tripani (Crescent Beer/Jose 360) 10, Dave Stuart (Curtis Contracting Catfish) 6, T.J. Latimer (Pellegrino Foods/Steamers) 6, Jason Matve (Crescent Beer/Jose 360) 5, Josh Watson (Results Rehab & Fitness) 5, Luke Hipple (West Hickory Sportsman’s Bar) 5

Week 7 schedule (June 21)

6:30 p.m.: West Hickory Sportsman’s Bar vs. Crescent Beer/Jose 360, Foley Field; Picture Place vs. Pellegrino Foods/Steamers, Betts Field

7:45 p.m.: Wendy’s Cafe/Grumpy’s vs. Curtis Contracting Catfish, Foley Field; Cornerstone/West End Take Out vs. Results Rehab & Fitness, Betts Field

9 p.m.: West Hickory Sportsman’s Bar vs. Pellegrino Foods/Steamers, Foley Field; VanCise Hair vs. Lewis Funeral Home, Betts Field

Golf scramble

The annual Cherry Grove Volunteer Fire Department benefit Golf Scramble will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, July 6, at Cable Hollow Golf Course.

The event will have a shotgun start and the $60 per golfer fee includes food at the turn, on course prizes and chicken barbeque dinner after the event.

For information, contact Michael Barr at 968-3265.

Tennis news

Free girls tennis instruction is offered at 7 p.m., each Wednesday evening through the summer (weather permitting). The program is instructed by Warren Area High School varsity boys tennis coach Jeff Bartsch and is offered to girls going into grades 8-to-12. To sign up, contact coach Bartsch at 726-1079.